390 Search Results for hector lombard

Jun 7, 2017 7:39 am

Hector Lombard targeted for August return to the Octagon

On August 19, on a to-be-announced card that is expected to occur in Seattle, Washington, former Bellator middleweight king and one-time welterweight contender Hector Lombard will step back into the Octagon in what looks like a make or break fight. His opponent will not be Vitor Belfort as he previously called for, but towering middleweight...

Mar 15, 2017 6:28 am

Hector Lombard calls for fight with Vitor Belfort

When Vitor Belfort stepped into the Octagon in the main event of UFC Fortaleza last weekend, he was hoping for a revivifying win over a highly-regarded contender in Kelvin Gastelum. What he received instead was his third TKO loss in a row, as he was thumped to an extremely decisive end by first-round Gastelum punches....

Feb 20, 2017 5:57 am

Pros react to Johny Hendricks’ decision defeat of Hector Lombard

Last night, in the co-main event of the UFC’s latest trip to Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks sought to rebound from a tough three-fight losing streak with a fresh start in the middleweight division. His opportunity to do so came against former Olympian and Bellator champion Hector Lombard. Though Hendricks...

Feb 19, 2017 8:28 pm

UFC Halifax Results: Johny Hendricks defeats Hector Lombard

UFC Halifax Results: Johny Hendricks vs. Hector Lombard A middleweight bout between former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks and former Bellator champ Hector Lombard served as the co-main event of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 105 card in Halifax. Round one begins and Hendricks lands a leg kick to start. He lands another this time inside....

Jan 24, 2017 3:20 pm

Chael Sonnen steps in on short notice for Hector Lombard at SUG 3

SUG 3 just got a lot more interesting! Just days after dropping a first round submission loss to Tito Ortiz in the main event of Bellator 170, MMA veteran Chael Sonnen has now stepped in on short notice for Hector Lombard to grapple with Garry ‘The Lion’ Tonon on January 29th in a grappling match...

Aug 9, 2016 8:38 am

Dan Henderson was ready to retire after Hector Lombard win

Back in June, MMA legend Dan Henderson picked up a spectacular highlight reel KO win over former Olympian Hector Lombard. Henderson landed a perfectly placed elbow in the moment that Lombard was trying to land a single leg takedown. After the win, many believed that the 45 year old would retire, however Henderson had other...

Jun 5, 2016 1:20 pm

Video | Dan Henderson destroys Hector Lombard at UFC 199

After nearly getting finished in the opening round of his UFC 199 fight with Hector Lombard, 45-year-old MMA legend Dan Henderson delivered a stunning comeback that resulted in a brutal second-round knockout victory. Here is a clip of “Hendo’s” finish of “Lightning” (via DefPenSports) 45-year-old Dan Henderson knocks out Hector Lombard #UFC199 https://t.co/og3dpMUVLR — Palmerbet...

Jun 5, 2016 11:12 am

Pros react to Dan Henderson’s brutal KO victory over Hector Lombard

Former Strikeforce champion Dan Henderson scored an absolutely brutal knockout victory over former Bellator title holder Hector Lombard at last night’s UFC 199 event in Los Angeles. The 45-year-old landed a head kick on Lombard and then hit him with an elbow that caused “Lightning” to fall crashing to the canvas in the bouts second-round....

Jun 4, 2016 7:53 pm

UFC 199 Results: Dan Henderson KO’s Hector Lombard

A middleweight bout between former Strikeforce champion Dan Henderson (32-14 MMA) and former Bellator title holder Hector Lombard (34-6-1 MMA) took place at tonight’s UFC 199 event in Los Angeles. Round one begins and both fighters throw right hands that just miss. Hendo connects with a short right hand. Lombard presses forward. Lombard with a...

Mar 21, 2016 12:16 pm

VIDEO | Neil Magny clobbers Hector Lombard with over 40 unanswered strikes

Should Magny – Lombard fight have been stopped? 40 unanswered shots! A UFC official thinks the Neil Magny – Hector Lombard fight should have been stopped earlier. @TheBuzzer: Posted by UFC on FOX on Sunday, March 20, 2016 A lot of people were concerned with the referee’s decision to let Neil Magny unload over 40...

Mar 19, 2016 10:04 pm

Hector Lombard: McGregor has no place at 170-pounds

UFC welterweight Hector Lombard does not believe that current UFC featherweight title holder Conor McGregor has any place in the 170-pound division. The former Bellator middleweight champion thinks it is CRAZY that the UFC even considered having someone like Nate Diaz or Conor McGregor getting a title shot at current title holder Robbie Lawler. Hector...

Mar 19, 2016 9:32 pm

UFN 85 Results: Neil Magny defeats Hector Lombard via TKO

A welterweight bout between Hector Lombard (34-5-1 MMA) and Neil Magny (18-4 MMA) served as the co-main event for tonight’s UFC Fight Night 85 event in Brisbane, Australia. Round one begins and Lombard presses forward and lands a couple leg kicks. Big uppercut from Hector. Magny is hurt. Huge shots from the top by Hector....

Sep 17, 2015 8:58 pm

Report: Rory MacDonald Vs. Hector Lombard Targeted For 2016

Well UFC welterweight Hector Lombard has been asking for a fight with Rory MacDonald and it looks like he’ll be getting it. According to a report on Wednesday’s UFC Tonight, the UFC is putting the fight together and both fighters are close to signing and making things official. The fight would be expected to go...

Sep 8, 2015 10:23 am

Shots Fired! Hector Lombard Slams Hendricks, Condit And Cote

  UFC welterweight Hector Lombard is still on the sidelines because of a failed drug test. Even though he’s been out of action that hasn’t stopped him from doing tons of interviews, calling out fighters on social media and trying to keep his name in the game. Lombard went on Submission Radio, again, and talked...

Aug 1, 2015 5:18 am

Hector Lombard Forced To Pull Out Of Competition

Looks like Hector Lombard will not be competing at Five Grappling Tournament. He notified tournament officials that he has to pull out due to injury. Early indications seem to point toward a minor injury as Lombard has announced a seminar tour in South Africa for next week. It remains unclear if Lombard will compete at...

Jun 28, 2015 12:00 pm

REPLAY! UFC’s Hector Lombard Taps Out In Super-Fight (Full)

UFC welterweight Hector Lombard was on his way to the top of his division, but hit a speed bump when he was popped for steroids. Even though Lombard is serving a year-long suspension from mixed martial arts, he is still allowed to compete in grappling matches. American Grappling Federation brought Lombard on board for their...

Jun 26, 2015 7:06 am

Hector Lombard Set To Compete In August

  Looks like UFC welterweight Hector Lombard is ready to get back to competing. Lombard is currently suspended from MMA due to failing a drug test for steroids, but that doesn’t mean he can’t go back to his roots and complete at a few grappling events. Lombard will be competing at the 5 Grappling Tournament,...

May 26, 2015 10:03 am

UFC’s Hector Lombard Eyeing 2016 Olympics

  First Anderson Silva, now Hector Lombard. It seems like the popular thing to do while on the sidelines due to testing positive for performance enhancers is to prepare for the Olympics. Silva came out and said he wants to represent Brazil in Taekwondo for the 2016 olympics and now Lombard has stated he plans...

Apr 20, 2015 3:27 pm

Hector Lombard Disappointed In His Own ‘Stupidity’

  UFC welterweight Hector Lombard failed his UFC 182 post-fight drug test and as a result was suspended by Nevada State Athletic Commission for a year. Lombard has yet to talk about the situation, until joining The MMA Hour on Monday. Check out what the top ranked welterweight had to say. “I’m very disappointed in...

Mar 18, 2015 2:28 pm

NSAC Summons Nick Diaz, Hector Lombard — Anderson Silva Requests Extension

The Nevada State Athletic Commission will require the presence of both Nick Diaz and Hector Lombard next week in Vegas. The two UFC fighters have been summoned by the commission, to answer to rule violations for drug use. Diaz, who lost a unanimous decision to Anderson Silva in his last UFC outing, popped hot for...

Feb 17, 2015 4:02 pm

Hector Lombard Suspended By NSAC Pending Disciplinary Hearing

The Nevada State Athletic Commission today moved to temporarily suspend Hector Lombard pending a disciplinary hearing for his failed UFC 182 drug test, for elevated levels of testosterone. The States Attorney General has requested a disciplinary hearing to deal with Lombard’s failed drug test following his UFC 182 victory over Josh Burkman. The Commission approved...

Feb 10, 2015 5:00 pm

The UFC’s Official Response To Hector Lombard’s Failed Drug test

“The UFC has been notified by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that UFC welterweight Hector Lombard has tested positive for a banned substance following his fight at ‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ on Jan. 3, 2015 in Las Vegas,” the UFC’s statement reads. “The UFC has a strict, consistent policy against the use of any...

Feb 10, 2015 4:11 pm

UFC Fighters React To Hector Lombard’s Failed Drug Test

Let’s face it, at this point if a fighter “doesn’t” fail for performance enhancing drugs it would be news worthy. In this new PED Era of the UFC, fighters are continually being dishonest with themselves, their fans, and the sport by using Performance Enhancing Drugs. Hector Lombard is just the latest. He’s not the first,...

Feb 10, 2015 1:27 pm

Hector Lombard Latest Fighter To Fail Drug Test

The UFC’s drug problem continues to show its ugly face, as top UFC welterweight fighter Hector Lombard has failed his UFC 182 drug test for anabolic steroids. Earlier today we learned that the UFC had removed Lombard vs. MacDonald from their scheduled UFC 186 co-main event, and now we know why. Ariel Helwani reports: The...

Jan 10, 2015 1:15 pm

Report: Rory MacDonald vs. Hector Lombard In The Works For UFC 186

A welterweight bout between two of the UFC’s elite is reportedly in the works for the their upcoming return to Montreal in April. Multiple reports are indicating that both Rory MacDonald and Hector Lombard have agreed to fight, however the UFC is stopping short of announcing this bout as official. UFC 186 is set to go...

Jan 5, 2015 8:15 am

PHOTO | Josh Burkman Shows Off Aftermath Of Leg Kicks From Hector Lombard

At UFC 182, Hector Lombard squared off with a very game Josh Burkman. Burkman ultimately lost a unanimous decision, but showed incredible heart, refusing to be stopped by Lombard, and continuing to fight on. Today, Burkman took to Facebook to show the aftermath of the brutal leg kicks Lombard landed on him. Post by Josh...