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UFC president Dana White wasn’t joking this past Saturday when he claimed the promotion was working on a welterweight shootout between Robbie Lawler (pictured) and Rory MacDonald. Just three days after dropping the hint, the UFC confirmed Tuesday night the 170-pounders will collide at UFC 167.
The November 16 event takes place inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada...
As per the official UFC website, the below statement was just released: The old school meets the new breed at UFC 167 on November 16 in Las Vegas, as the resurgent “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler meets Canada’s Rory “Ares” MacDonald. After returning to the UFC in 2013 following a more than eight year absence, Lawler has looked better than ever [...]
The rumoured bout between Rory MacDonald (15-1, pictured) and Robbie Lawler (21-9 (1nc)) has now been confirmed, as we predicted, for UFC 167, taking place on Saturday, November 16th in Las Vegas Nevada, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The welterweight bout will see ‘Ruthless’ Robbie Lawler hoping to extend a recent winning run, […]
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Dana White confirmed at the UFC Fight Night 26 post-fight media scrum that he expects a welterweight bout between Rory MacDonald (15-1) and Robbie Lawler (21-9 (1nc), pictured) to take place. The UFC President did not specify which event the fight could take place at, but admitted that the UFC like the fight and […]
Last weekend, UFC president Dana White confirmed an interest in a key welterweight matchup between contenders Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald. The pairing is now official. The UFC confirmed the fight to FOX Sports on Tuesday.
It will take place at UFC 167 in Las Vegas on Nov. 16.
The 31-year-old Lawler has caught fire since simultaneously returning to the UFC and dropping down...
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