Robbie Lawler & Carlos Condit visit FATK

Welterweight UFC champion Robbie Lawler and his UFC 195 challenger Carlos Condit both came on The Fighter and The Kid podcast in a truly fascinating episode. For one, the fact that both men, now training to fight one another, appeared at once, in the same physical space, is unique. Secondly, the conversation didn't just immediately devolve into two-dimensional, pre-fight trash talk...
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October 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Carlos Condit: "Avenging a loss to GSP, it's definitely on my radar"

Condit would love the opportunity to stare down GSP one more time.  Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC Zuffa LLCThough retired from the sport for nearly two years, longtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre lingers in the minds of fighters in the division.At a UFC 195 media event in Las Vegas, current UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and the no. 3 ranked contender Carlos Condit...
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October 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit aim for swift finishes at UFC 195

  When UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler (26-10, 1 NC) puts his title on the line against Carlos Condit (30-8) at UFC 195, one thing is guaranteed -- violence. With the welterweight division being one filled with warriors capable of ending their adversaries' night swiftly and definitively, the stakes are always high when the current champion defends his title. This time "Ruthless...
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October 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Robbie Lawler Vs Carlos Condit Rebooked For UFC 195

We’ve been suggesting this would be the likely outcome for some time, and now it’s official – Robbie Lawler will now defend his welterweight title against Carlos Condit in the main event of UFC 195 on January 2nd in Las Vegas. Lawler Vs Condit was originally tagged to headline the UFC’s Melbourne stadium show in November, but due to a thumb injury the champion had to pull...
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September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Robbie Lawler vs. Carlos Condit Shifts To UFC 195

Robbie Lawler (pictured) vs. Carlos Condit: Take Two. After a thumb injury forced welterweight champion Lawler to postpone his UFC 193 matchup against Condit, the shootout has now been shifted to UFC 195.Fox Sports 1 reported the news late Thursday night.Condit has dropped three of his last five, but just TKO’d Thiago Alves in May to help right the ship, and apparently earn next...
September 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Robbie Lawler vs. Carlos Condit headlines UFC 195 on Jan. 2

The welterweight title will be on the line at UFC 195 when Robbie Lawler meets Carlos Condit in the new main event announced for the Jan. 2 card in Las Vegas. The fight was originally scheduled for UFC 193 in Australia, but Lawler suffered a thumb injury while training and it force him to pull out of the bout. Luckily, Lawler's hand injury wasn't too severe nor did it require surgery...
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September 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Robbie Lawler hopes to return at UFC 195 against Carlos Condit

Welterweight champion Robbie Lawler's thumb injury isn't too severe and it appears he'll be ready to go as early as January 2 at UFC 195. The report comes via UFC Tonight's Ariel Helwani who spoke to Lawler's manager David Martin, who said that the American Top Team fighter suffered an injury that pushed him out of fighting at UFC 193 on November 14, but wasn't anything that required...
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September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Ronda Rousey Vs Holly Holm Now Headlines UFC 193; Lawler Vs Condit Nixed

Welterweight champion Robbie Lawler has suffered a broken thumb which has forced his next title fight against Carlos Condit off the headline spot at UFC 193 in Melbourne, Australia on November 14th, but the promotion are still going to be bringing a major title fight down under instead. Stepping in to replace the fight will be Ronda Rousey’s next featherweight title defense against...
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August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Robbie Lawler suffers thumb injury, fight with Carlos Condit expected to be rescheduled

Welterweight champion Robbie Lawler suffered a thumb injury in training that forced him out of UFC 193 and his scheduled bout against Carlos Condit in Australia. The fight was slated as the main event for the UFC show in Melbourne, Australia but Lawler's injury forced the promotion to make a change to the November 14 card. In the place of the welterweight title fight, women's bantamweight...
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August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Carlos Condit: Fighting Nick Diaz again would require getting my head right

It may be a long time until former welterweight title challenger Nick Diaz fights again, on account of his latest positive marijuana test and all. One of Diaz's biggest rivals, Carlos Condit, will soon be fighting for the 170 pound world championship against Robbie Lawler at UFC 193, however. If Condit manages to secure the championship he has a lot of scores he wants to settle....
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August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Robbie Lawler Vs Carlos Condit Headlines UFC 193 In Australia

An exciting welterweight title fight between current champion Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit has been booked as the headline attraction at UFC 193 which takes place in Melbourne, Australia on November 15th. Lawler has been one of the big success stories in the UFC over the past few years since returning to the promotion that first made him a star in 2013 after an 8 year absence...
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August 06, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 193: Lawler vs. Condit

UFC 193: Lawler vs. Condit When: November 14th, 2015 Where: Melbourne, Australia How: Pay-Per-View Who:Carlos Condit vs. Robbie Lawler (UFC welterweight champion)
August 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Robbie Lawler meets Carlos Condit at UFC 193 in November

The next welterweight title bout is now set as champion Robbie Lawler will put his belt on the line at UFC 193 against Carlos Condit on Nov. 14. UFC officials confirmed the fighters have agreed to the bout in a report via UFC Tonight after initially being reported by Bleacher Report. The only caveat to this entire scenario is securing a venue for Melbourne, Australia, where the fight...
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August 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Carlos Condit: I deserve a title shot against Robbie Lawler

Retired former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre fought the best of the best over the course of his long MMA career. However, when asked to discuss the UFC's current 170-pound landscape, GSP mentioned one former opponent above all others when it came to the all-important, "I wouldn't want to tussle with that dude again," category -- Carlos Condit. In 2012, Condit took St. Pierre...
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July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

GSP Believes Carlos Condit Is The Most Dangerous Fighter At 170lbs

UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler’s next title defense look set to come against either Carlos Condit or Johny Hendricks, and having fought both of them before former title holder Georges St.Pierre has an opinion on who he thinks is the more dangerous fighter. “Carlos Condit is a nightmare,” St-Pierre told “Of all the guys that I would not want to fight again...
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July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 194: Lawler vs. Condit

UFC 194: Lawler vs. Condit When: December 5th, 2015 Where: Calgary, Canada How: Pay-Per-View Who: Johny Hendericks vs. Tyron Woodley Carlos Condit vs. Robbie Lawler (UFC welterweight champion)
July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Robbie Lawler vs. Carlos Condit To Headline UFC 194

It appears UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler’s next title defense will come against former interim champ Carlos Condit, not Johny Hendricks as some had suspected. On Thursday, confirmed with multiple sources that Lawler and Condit would headline UFC 194. The December 5 event is expected to take place in Calgary. Speaking of Hendricks, the report also...
July 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Matt Brown: Carlos Condit is always an ideal fight for me

Following a first round submission win over Tim Means at UFC 189, Matt Brown returns to the Great MMA Debate podcast to discuss his fight and break down some of the other action that happened last weekend in Las Vegas. Brown was the favorite going into his fight with Means, but the New Mexico native gave him everything he could handle and it made him respect the veteran competitor...
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July 17, 2015  |  Discuss

The Case for Carlos Condit’s Title Shot

There are plenty of things that separate combat sports from the numerous other sports that fill our television screens each week. The violence involved in a sport where knockouts earn you paychecks is slightly different from the ball and stick games that have captured American imaginations. But the other major factor that separates combat sports from everything else is how championships...
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July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Can Rick “The Horror” Story Win The Carlos Condit Sweepstakes?

A whirlwind of well-placed elbows, punches, knees and kicks had battered Thiago Alves so badly last Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 67 that the cage side physician called for the fight to be stopped at the end of the second round. That whirlwind of bones and flesh came courtesy of Carlos Condit. Condit, once the interim UFC welterweight champion, was making his return to the Octagon...
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June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Has the time for Carlos Condit’s welterweight-takeover finally arrived?

In desperate need of a victory in order to revive his once-stellar career as an elite welterweight contender, and facing an opponent that was dealing with his own desperate set of circumstances, Carlos Condit rose to the occasion in the main event of last Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 67 to defeat Thiago Alves and earn his first win in nearly two years. As expected, Condit’s ability...
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Carlos Condit wants the winner of Robbie Lawler vs. Rory MacDonald

For over a year, Carlos Condit had to sit on the sideline and watch the welterweight division move on with out him while he was dealing with rehabilitation after blowing out his knee in March 2014. Condit admits that during his time away he still watched the sport, but only as an observer because obsessing about wins and losses and the fighters now ruling the roost while he was gone...
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June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 67 Post-Fight Interviews

Below you’ll find UFC Fight Night 67 post-fight interviews with a number of fighters including the two biggest winners on the card, Carlos Condit and Charles Oliveira. — Carlos Condit: Charles Oliveira: Jussier Formiga: Nicolas Dalby: Mirsad Bektic: Darren Till: Tom Breese:
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June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

The Hit List: The Top 5 Moments from UFC Fight Night

Saturday's Goiania, Brazil UFC Fight Night was fun to watch from top to bottom. In the main event, Carlos Condit stopped Brazil's own Thiago Alves, even though "The Pitbull" refused to give in.  Earlier in the evening, several pairs of young contenders put on thrilling fights, and some new prospects showed that they are ready for bigger challenges. Read on to find out our five favorite...
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May 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Making the Grade: Passes/Fails for UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Alves

Carlos Condit returned to the Octagon after 14 months away on Saturday night and didn't skip a beat as he laid a vicious beat down on former title contender Thiago Alves to win the UFC Fight Night main event from Brazil. Condit needed only two rounds to inflict massive damage to Alves' nose to the point where the ringside physician didn't feel comfortable allowing the American Top...
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May 31, 2015  |  Discuss
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