His first shot at fighting in the Octagon was set aside when a staph infection sidelined Robert Drysdale. It seems elevated levels of testosterone will prevent him from getting a license for a scheduled UFC 167 bout with Cody Donovan. Although Drysdale tested negative for any banned substance or steroids, his T/E ratio came in at 19.4 -1. That number is three times the allowed limit
UFC officials have announced another fight for the UFC 167 event that’s slated to take place on November 16 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone will look to get back on track in a lightweight fight against Evan Dunham. The event will be headlined by the UFC welterweight title fight between champion Georges St-Pierre and challenger Johny Hendricks.
UFC officials have announced that Rory MacDonald will take on Robbie Lawler in a welterweight bout that will take place on UFC 167 in November. The event will take place on November 16 and will be headlined by the UFC welterweight title fight between champion Georges St. Pierre and number one contender Johny Hendricks.
ProMMAnow.com roving reporter Dan “The Wolfman” Theodore caught up with UFC welterweight top contender Johny Hendricks at the UFC World Tour press conference this past week in L.A. and talked to the aspiring champion about his upcoming title fight with Georges St-Pierre and if he’s ready for the changes in lifestyle and all that comes with being UFC champion.
The UFC World Tour press conference in New York starts today at 1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. PT and will stream LIVE on ProMMAnow.com. Tune in as champions Georges St-Pierre, Ronda Rousey, Cain Velasquez and Jon Jones, and their challengers, Johny Hendricks, Miesha Tate, Junior Dos Santos and Alexander Gustafsson discuss their upcoming title fights with UFC fans and media.