Archive: robbie lawler

Jul 24, 2014 8:55 pm

Matt Brown Is A Great Fighter Who Isn’t Great At Interviews

Matt Brown is an awesome fighter. But if he’s not choosing his words poorly in interviews he’s not being Matt Brown. The latest example of this comes in the form of today’s media event, where the top UFC welterweight fighter fumbled up and used a word not really accepted by most people. “I anticipate to...

Jul 24, 2014 9:46 am

Robbie Lawler Prepping For Fight Week, Signing UFC on FOX 12 Posters

This weekend on FOX, a welterweight showdown between Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown takes place in San Jose, California. As part of this week’s long preparatory phase, fighters such as Lawler are required to take part in several UFC events, such as poster signing.  

Jul 24, 2014 6:36 am

Florian and Bisping Breakdown This Weekend’s Lawler vs. Brown Main Event

On last nights episode of UFC Tonight, Michael Bisping came in as a guest host to help Kenny Florian break down this saturday’s big match up between “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler and Matt “The Immortal” Brown. Both guys weighed in on what they felt would be the strength’s and weaknesses for each of the welterweights, and...

Jul 24, 2014 5:10 am

Matt Brown: ‘Lawler Fight Can Be For Main Event, Title Or In My Back Yard’

  Matt Brown on if Lawler is his toughest challenge yet: “I don’t know. The next challenge is the most difficult, no matter who you’re fighting.” Brown on Lawler’s weaknesses: “He doesn’t show a lot of weaknesses. I watched the Hendricks fight and Hendricks and I are very different fighters, so I’ll fight him differently....

Jul 24, 2014 5:00 am

Robbie Lawler Discusses This Weekend’s UFC on FOX 12 Main Event

“I’ve got to just go out there, move my feet, dictate the pace, not let him get in my face and put a hurting on him.” Lawler on what’s different with his career now: “I’ve got a lot more experience. The training at American Top Team has helped. There’re a lot of good guys who...

Jul 23, 2014 7:47 am

Signature Moves: Josh Thomson

Josh Thomson breaks down the techniques behind the moves that have made him one of the most exciting fighters in the history of the lightweight division. Don’t miss his fight against Bobby Green at UFC Fight Night San Jose on July 26th.

Jul 23, 2014 5:01 am

Robbie Lawler “Not Worried About The Belt Right Now”

UFC welterweight Robbie Lawler will fight Matt Brown this Saturday at UFC on Fox 12 to determine who will fight Johny Hendricks for the welterweight title. Lawler spoke to Fox Sports about why he isn’t worried about winning the belt right now. “I’m not too worried about what that guy’s going to do. I’m worried...

Jul 22, 2014 4:14 pm

Matt Brown Silences Haters: “F*** You If You Don’t Like It”

UFC on Fox 12 headliner Matt Brown spoke with Fox Sports in a podcast he did where he spoke about some of the negativity and hate that has been directed towards him and how he overlooks it. “I think I’ve learned over time like f–k it, I’m pretty f–king good at what I do. So...

Jul 22, 2014 1:49 pm

Matt Brown’s Strategy To Win, Is To Not Think About It

Matt Brown is coming up on the most important fight of his life this Saturday against Robbie Lawler, but he is also coming off of a string of 7 of the best performances of his life. The Immortal spoke with MMAJunkie to talk about why the best strategy for winning a fight, is to not...

Jul 22, 2014 1:01 pm

Matt Brown Looks To Chase UFC Record With KO Of Lawler

Matt “The Immortal” Brown has gotten the reputation as a finisher in the UFC. Of his 12 wins in his UFC career, Brown has finished 10 of his opponents, 9 by way of knockout, and one by way of submission. This Saturday when he faces off against Robbie Lawler, Brown is not only looking to...

Jul 22, 2014 7:55 am

FIGHT REPLAY! Watch Robbie Lawler Decimate Bobby Voelker

In this fight replay brought to you by the UFC, we see Robbie Lawler square off against Bobby Voelker back at UFC on Fox 8. Voelker was a late replacement for Tarec Saffiedine, and stepped up to the task of fighting an MMA veteran in Robbie Lawler. Check it out: Robbie Lawler will square off...

Jul 21, 2014 2:11 pm

Matt Brown Unveils Gameplan To Beat Robbie Lawler

UFC Welterweight Matt Brown spoke to Inside MMA about his upcoming fight against Robbie Lawler, including his gameplan for the fight. The winner of the bout will then face Johny Hendricks for the welterweight strap. “I try to never expect anything in a fight. I’m coming into this fight looking simply to fight. If he...

Jul 21, 2014 1:37 pm

Johny Hendricks Predicts Lawler vs. Brown

UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks gave his predictions for this Saturday’s UFC on Fox 12, which will feature a headlining bout between Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown. The winner of the fight will fight Johny Hendricks for the championship later this year. Hendricks spoke with MMAJunkie Radio. “Realistically, I don’t really care (who wins on...

Jul 21, 2014 1:34 pm

Johny Hendricks Wants GSP Rematch, Doesn’t Think GSP Can Beat Him Again

UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks spoke with MMAJunkie Radio about former welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre. Specifically, Hendricks talked about why he wants a rematch with GSP, and how even though GSP has put on more weight, it doesn’t mean anything. “He’s been saying that he’s walking around at 201 (pounds). Huh, cool. Whatever.” “Just...

Jul 20, 2014 7:43 pm

UFC Road to the Octagon: Lawler vs. Brown (Full Replay)

Inside the ferocious training camps and action-packed lives of six of the UFC’s most electrifying competitors on UFC Road to the Octagon: Lawler vs Brown. Don’t miss this action packed card on FOX Saturday, July 26th at 4:15/1:15 ET/PT.

Jul 20, 2014 9:02 am

FREE FIGHT VIDEO | Matt Brown vs. Erick Silva

No. 5 welterweight contender, Matt “The Immortal” Brown, showed his resiliency and toughness against Erick Silva, earning a TKO victory over Silva in the third round. Watch “The Immortal” take on Robbie Lawler at UFC Fight Night San Jose.

Jul 14, 2014 2:38 pm

Matt Brown Highlight Video: ‘You Can’t Shut Me Down’

In just 12 days, Matt Brown and Robbie Lawler will square off in a pivotal welterweight match-up that will determine who will fight Johny Hendricks for the Welterweight strap. To get you ready for the highly anticipated bout, someone threw together this awesome video of Matt’s highlights throughout his career.

Jul 13, 2014 8:54 am

FOX To Air Both Main Card And Prelims Of ‘UFC on FOX 12’ Event

A much-needed change in broadcasting plans is upon us for UFC on FOX 12. In a new first, FOX has decided to remove the July 26 preliminary card from FOX Sports 1 and place the broadcast on ‘Big FOX’. It will likely break all prior preliminary card viewership records. UFC on FOX 12 goes down...

Jul 12, 2014 1:57 pm

Single Injury Forces Major Shuffle For Five Top Ranked UFC Lightweights

Several top UFC lightweight fighters had to rearrange their schedules following a single injury withdrawal from, Blackzilian Fighter Michael Johnson. Johnson was originally scheduled to fight Josh Thomson (pictured) on the UFC on FOX 12 fight card, but due to his injury, the top ranked Thomson was left without an opponent. Coming in on short-notice...

Jul 2, 2014 8:24 am

Hendricks Disses GSP: ‘Lawler Was My First Title Defense’

UFC Welterweight champion Johny Hendricks took a bit of a jab at GSP yesterday when he spoke to MMA Fight Corner and said what many still maintain, that he believes he beat GSP in their UFC 167 fight. However as a result, he believes his fight with Robbie Lawler was actually his first title defense....

Jun 28, 2014 2:22 pm

Pat Miletich will be the next UFC Hall of Fame inductee

According to the online schedule for next weekend’s UFC Fan Expo in Las Vegas, former UFC welterweight champion, Pat Miletich (29-7-2 MMA, 8-2 UFC), will be the next man to join the hallowed halls of the UFC Hall of Fame. “The Croatian Sensation’s” UFC Hall of Fame induction is slated for next Sunday, July 6, at 2:30...

Jun 26, 2014 2:40 pm

Schaub Not In EA UFC Game, Says Creators Can Suck A D***

“I don’t know if it’s contract negotiations or what. When I was at the Joe Rogan show, one of the creators came up to me and said, ‘listen man, we’ve seen the outcries, we know we’re going to figure it out and we’re going to put you in the game.’ So, I’m waiting for that....

Jun 19, 2014 6:31 am

Ratings Report: UFC 173 PPV Buys Barely Hit 200K

When it comes to PPV buy rates we never really get disclosed true and accurate figures. However the one reliable and lone source for UFC pay-per-view figures has and always will be, Mr. Dave Meltzer. When people talk of buys, stating this PPV did this amount and this one did that, it is all based...

Jun 19, 2014 5:00 am

Condit Tattoo Removed From EA UFC Game

If you picked up the new EA UFC video game, don’t be surprised when you see a cleaned up Carlos Condit. According to a report over at The Wall Street Journal a history of legal issues is to blame. Here’s their breakdown: Phoenix-based tattoo artist Chris Escobedo took an intellectual property rights training course and...