Training Day: UFC 171’s Robbie Lawler | VIDEO

Go inside the training camp of UFC welterweight title contender Robbie Lawler as he prepares to face Johny Hendricks this Saturday for the vacant UFC 170 pound title. Lawler is 3-0 since returning to the UFC last year, scoring knockout wins over Josh Koshcheck and Bobby Voelker, and most recently, a split decision over Rory MacDonald.

“Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine” fighter salaries; Lawler top earner at $150,000

The Nevada State Athletic Commission releases the fighter salaries for this past Saturday night’s “Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine” event at the Hard Rock in Las Vegas.

“Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Cyborg” LIVE results, play-by-play

ProMMAnow.com’s Matt De La Rosa is LIVE on the scene at the HP Pavilion in San Jose tonight and will provide live fight updates and play-by-play commentary of all the action starting at approximately 8 p.m. ET.

Strikeforce features Lawler, Noons, and Lashley on June 16 Los Angeles card coinciding with E3 Expo

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Strikeforce has announced that former Strikeforce Middleweight Champion Robbie Lawler (17-5), professional wrestler/MMA fighter Bobby Lashley (5-0), and former Elite XC Lightweight Champion KJ Noons (8-2) will all fight on an upcoming June 16 card at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles. This Strikeforce event will take place mid-week, … Read more

Robbie Lawler & Cris “Cyborg” Santos discuss Strikeforce victories

Lawler and Cyborg discuss victories at Strikeforce: Miami Uploaded by prommainfo. – Basketball, baseball, pro wrestling and more sports videos. Pro MMA Now (www.prommanow.com) roving reporter Tami Love Carswell caught up with Robbie Lawler and Cris “Cyborg” Santos following their victories at “Strikeforce: Miami” on Jan. 30, 2010, in Sunrise, Fla. Lawler is in noticeably … Read more

“Strikeforce: Miami” immediate reaction

Strikeforce Miami had a bit of star power and some quality match ups. In most ways the card exceeded all expectations, as there were tons of fireworks and all the favorites won. Check out some immediate reaction from Pro MMA Now (prommanow.com). Nick Diaz vs. Marius Zaromskis Supporters of Zaromskis thought that his vicious high … Read more

Robbie Lawler vs. Melvin Manhoef, Joe Riggs vs. Jay Hieron set for Strikeforce: Miami Jan. 30

NEW YORK (January 6, 2009)- Knockout artists “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler (16-5) and Melvin “No Mercy” Manhoef (24-6-1) will square off with each other in a middleweight (185 pounds) contest at the STRIKEFORCE: Miami mixed martial arts (MMA) event at BankAtlantic Center in Sunrise, Florida on Saturday, January 30.  Wrestling powerhouses Joe “Diesel” Riggs (32-10) and Jay “The Thoroughbred” Hieron (18-4) will face off at welterweight (170 pounds).

The 27-year-old Lawler, one of MMA’s most explosive punchers, will attempt to rebound from the first round (2:02) submission (guillotine choke) he suffered at the hands of Jake Shields in the main event the first-ever STRIKEFORCE fight card in St. Louis, Missouri on Saturday, June 6, 2009.

One fight prior to the meeting with Shields, Lawler, who hails from Granite City, Illinois, thrilled millions of fans when he unleashed his wrath on Scott “Hands of Steel” Smith in the main event of the live, CBS primetime televised event held in Stockton, California on July 26, 2008.

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“Strikeforce: Lawler vs. Shields” post-fight press conference

Brett Rogers, Phil Baroni, Jesse Finney, Nick Diaz, Robbie Lawler, and Jake Shields spoke to the media at the “Strikeforce: Lawler vs. Shields” post-fight press conference on Saturday, June 6th. Brett Rogers talked about his devastating annihilation of Andrei Arlovski, a potential match-up with Alistair Overeem, and his opinion of Kimbo Slice being cast for … Read more

“Strikeforce: Lawler vs. Shields” photo gallery

PRO MMA (promma.info) was on hand at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri on Saturday, June 6, 2009 for “Strikeforce: Lawler vs. Shields.” From Phil Baroni and Joe Riggs settling their bad blood to Brett Rogers’ knock out of Andrei Arlovski to Jake Shields’ quick work of Robbie Lawler, the card was action-packed and the crowd was electric.

In the following photos you will see not only the fighters competing in the event but also some of the big names attending the fights. You will recognize such faces as Fedor Emelianenko and Josh Barnett who are scheduled to face each other in August. You will also recognize such faces as Tim Sylvia, Bobby Southworth, Tom Atencio, Ben Askren, and Mark Coleman to name just a few.

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“Strikeforce: Lawler vs. Shields” live results and play by play

PRO MMA (promma.info) is live and on the scene at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis Missouri for “Strikeforce: Lawler vs. Shields.”

Tonight’s stacked card features a main event between former EliteXC middleweight champion Robbie Lawler and former EliteXC welterweight champion Jake Shields. The co-main event will feature Andrei Arlovski versus Brett Rogers. Also on the card will be Nick Diaz battling heavy handed Scott Smith, and Joe Riggs facing off against Phil Baroni.

Stay tuned to PRO MMA (promma.info) for full coverage of the night’s event to include a photo gallery, and live round by round updates and results starting with the under card at approximately 7:45 P.M. Eastern time.

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