Johny Hendricks' former coach says he needs to have healthier lifestyle

Johny Hendricks's former nutrition coach Mike Dolce says that a move to middleweight won't solve the fighter's problems. The former fighter Dolce last worked with Johny Hendricks in December, before the then-champion's title defense against Robbie Lawler. Dolce has said that he wasn't satisfied with Hendricks' effort to keep himself healthy, and the fighter himself has said that...
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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

Rousey-Holm moved up to UFC 193 to break all-time MMA attendance record

On November 14th, Ronda Rousey (12-0) and Holly Holm (9-0) will make history a whole lot of history together when they visit the land down under to do work. A thumb injury suffered by UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler means that his title defense against Carlos Condit, one of the most highly anticipated fights of the year for the hardcore fans, will not main event UFC 193...
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August 29, 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

Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm Moved To UFC 193 After Robbie Lawler Brakes Thumb

Anytime, any where, any place. And that’s why UFC president Dana White loves him some Ronda Rousey (pictured).On Friday night’s edition of ESPN’s “SportsCenter,” White phoned in to announce Rousey will now defend her throne against Holly Holm on November 14 instead of January 2 after welterweight champion Robbie Lawler suffered a thumb injury that forced him out of UFC...
August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Robbie Lawler injured; Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm shifts to UFC 193 in Australia

The UFC will attempt to break an all time attendance record when Ronda Rousey faces Holly Holm in Melbourne, Australia on November 14 at UFC 193. The welterweight main event originally scheduled for the card was scrapped after champion Robbie Lawler suffered a thumb injury that forced a delay to his fight against Carlos Condit. Rousey vs. Holm was originally scheduled as the main...
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August 28, 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

Renan Barão, Rory MacDonald, and Fighter Purgatory

The past month has seen two viable contenders, both worthy of their title shots and both deserving of the opportunity, fall to the better foes for a second time. Both Rory MacDonald, dubbed the future of the welterweight division, and Renan Barão, a former champion clinging to his validity as a title contender, took on their respective champions in rematches they previously lost...
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August 08, 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

Lawler-Condit moved up to UFC 193; Calgary screwed again

UFC President Dana White has talked about owing Calgary a big fight on multiple occasions. After all,  last time the promotion visited Alberta, they put on one of the most embarrassing PPV’s in their 20 year plus history. It appeared that Dana and co. were finally ready to make things right with a welterweight doubleheader to close out their 2015 PPV schedule; they giveth ...
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August 05, 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

Demian Maia: 'If I took Robbie Lawler down, I know I could beat him'

After earning his third-straight win, Saturday, at UFC 190, Demian Maia proved that he is still a top welterweight. In fact, by dominating and then submitting the division's hottest prospect, Neil Magny, Maia may just have earned another fight with someone in the top-five. Of course, Maia has had a taste of what it's like at the very top of the 170 pound division. He lost a decision...
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August 03, 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

UFC 189: Lawler Defeats MacDonald In Thriller

In what can only be described as sure violence and a true battle, Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonlad put on a show at UFC 189. There are no words that can honestly give these two the respect and credit they deserve after putting on a five round war in the co-main event of the night. With all the hype surrounding Conor McGregor, Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes fight triangle, both Lawler...
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July 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Lawler vs MacDonald was a war to end all wars

UFC 189 will go into the record books as on of the best fight cards of all time. I’m not spewing unsubstantiated opinion here, I mean of all time. Fact of the matter is that there has not been as universally recognized night of fantastic fights on a PPV, in well, ever. Credit goes to the fighters who all collectively brought their “A-game” to what was one of the most hyped...
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July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

An Ode to Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald

“My heart aches, and a drowsy numbness pains.”  John Keats UFC 189 was filled with special moments making it one of the greatest PPV’s in the UFC’s history. For many, it was the co-main event that was the most memorable. Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald came together to bring us one of those rare fights. The kind that made us fall in love with the sport. Sure, Conor McGregor...
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July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Robbie Lawler and Conor McGregor make UFC 189 one for the ages

By Paul Navarro Four men walked into a cage: a brawler, a prodigy, a braggart, and a long shot, and two champions emerged. There were flawed calls and questionable decisions made throughout the night, but the main events of UFC 189 will be remembered for their blood, heart, and power. After Saturday, there's no denying the complete evolution of Robbie Lawler into a complex thinking...
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July 13, 2015  |  Discuss
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