The highly anticipated UFC 182 PPV is set for Saturday, January 3, in Las Vegas. The event will be headlined by the UFC light heavyweight title fight between champion Jon Jones and his toughest challenge to date in Daniel Cormier. The co-main event will feature a lightweight tilt between perennial top 10 lightweight Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone … Read more
Big Country’s seemingly indomitable chin did not hold up against the Super Samoan, Mark Hunt, at UFC Fight Night 52 Saturday in Saitama, Japan. Set up with jabs, Roy Nelson ducked right into an uppercut from Hunt that sent him face first to the canvas in the night’s main event. Official time, 3:00 mark of … Read more
Late night? Mind as well check out the live weigh-ins ahead of UFC Fight Night 52 that go down in Japan. Will Mark Hunt cut those pesky 19 pounds as rumors swirl he’s overweight? Find out live in the player above or come back and watch the replay anytime! Stay close to ProMMANow.com for all … Read more
The upcoming UFC Fight Night 52 event will take place on early Saturday morning in Japan at the historic Saitama Super Arena. The event will be headlined by a heavyweight showdown between two of the heaviest hitters in MMA when Mark Hunt takes on Roy Nelson. The co-main event will feature Japanese standout and PRIDE … Read more
The UFC 171 PPV event took place on Saturday night in Dallas, Texas, at the American Airlines Arena, and provided one of the best MMA cards we’ve seen in a long time capped off by a classic main event between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler. Those two fighters were vying to become the new UFC welterweight champion since Georges St. Pierre vacated the title a couple of months ago. Let’s take a look at what we learned from the awesome event.
“UFC 171: Hendricks vs. Lawler” takes place this evening at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler will battle it out for the vacant welterweight title in the main event, while top tier welterweights Carlos Condit and Tyron Woodley go toe-to-toe in the co-headliner.
The upcoming UFC 171 PPV event has some great fights(on paper) lined up, and will be headlined by the UFC vacant welterweight title fight between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler. This fight is taking place because former longtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre decided to retire and vacate the title after defending it for a record nine consecutive times. Hendricks fought St-Pierre in his last title defense, losing a controversial split decision with Lawler resurrecting his career with three consecutive wins in the UFC to earn his spot.