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Rory MacDonald Vs Hector Lombard In The Works For Early 2016

A welterweight fight between Rory MacDonald and Hector Lombard is currently being considered for sometime in the early stages of 2016 according to a report last night on the UFC Tonight show. MacDonald is coming off a five round war against Robbie Lawler, coming off second best against the champion for the second time in his career, this time by TKO. Losses to ‘Ruthless’ aside...
Via Fight Of The Night
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Rory MacDonald vs. Hector Lombard in early talks for 2016 fight

It looks like Hector Lombard might get his wish when he returns to action in 2016 as preliminary talks have started to match up the former Olympian with Rory MacDonald in a featured welterweight matchup next year. According to a report via UFC Tonight, the fighters are both on board with the matchup but it's still very early in the process to actually making the bout official. Lombard...
Via Fox Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Hector Lombard talks about training smarter to prolong his career

Perhaps more than ever, professional athletes in contact sports like mixed martial arts and boxing are thinking about their brain health. Fights and (often more significantly) sparring done in training takes a toll on every fighter, for example, and can really damage their long-term health. Some fighters like recently retired UFC lightweight Jamie Varner are working to get the word...
Via Fox Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Hector Lombard Fined/Suspended For Postitive Drug Test

When you cheat, you have to pay the cost. This is a lesson Hector Lombard is learning the hard way. On Monday the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) handed down their punishment for Lombard’s failed post UFC 182 test.   Post-fight drug test results revealed that Lombard tested positive for Desoxymethyltestosterone, a designer steroid. As a result, his January 3rd win over...
Via BadCulture
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Hector Lombard Handed One Year Suspension For Steroid Use

Hector Lombard has now been officially suspended for a year after testing positive for the illegal anabolic steroid, desoxymethyltestosterone, following his victory over Josh Burkman at UFC 182 back in January. Lombard was also fined $70,000 (includes his full win bonus along with 33% of his fight purse), while his victory has been amended to a no-contest ruling. The 37 year-old’s...
Via Fight Of The Night
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Welterweight Hector Lombard Suspended One Year For Steroid

Hector “Showeather” Lombard (pictured) won’t be showing anything inside the cage until at least January 3, 2016. On Monday, the Nevada Athletic Commission suspended the welterweight one year retroactive to his UFC 182 victory over Josh Burkman. Sorry, did I say “victory”? I meant that bout has been overturned to a no contest. Lombard was also fined his entire win bonus...
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Addresses Hector Lombard’s Failed Drug Test

After yet another one of their fighters failed a drug test, the UFC issued yet another generic statement professing their “strict, consistent policy against illegal and/or performance enhancing drugs.” Let’s just be honest, it’s the same generic release they issue every single time this happens, which is occurring far more often than it should, but with a different name...
February 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Hector Lombard Tests Positive for Steroid

Another week, another UFC fighter tests positive for a performance-enhancing drug. It’s like a broken record that nobody wants to listen to at this point… UFC welterweight contender Hector Lombard (pictured) is the latest mixed martial artist to flunk a drug test. According to, Lombard failed his UFC 182 fight night drug screening for the anabolic steroid desoxymethyltestoster...
February 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Hector Lombard Vs Dong Hyun Kim In The Works For UFC Fight Night in China

A welterweight fight between Hector Lombard and Dong Hyun Kim is rumored to have been targeted by the UFC for a Fight Night event in China on August 23rd. Just the other day Lombard had called out the high-flying Matt Brown, but it seems the promotion has other plans for the former Bellator middleweight champion who’s currently ranked No.7 in the welterweight division after wins...
Via Fight Of The Night
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Hector Lombard vs. Dong Hyun Kim Targeted for UFC Fight Night China

Sorry, Hector Lombard. It looks like your next opponent will be Dong Hyun Kim (pictured) instead of Matt Brown. On this week’s edition of “UFC Tonight,” it was reported the two will tango at UFC Fight Night China on August 23. Lombard will be riding a two-fight winning streak into the scrap. The former Bellator middleweight champion most recently posted a unanimous decision...
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

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