Hendricks: Lawler is a more dangerous opponent than GSP
Johny (Bigg Rigg) Hendricks says hard-hitting (Ruthless) Robbie Lawler is a more dangerous opponent than former champion Georges St-Pierre. Hendricks lost a controversial decision to St-Pierre at UFC 167 last November. Full Story.(Photo: The Canadian Press)
Tough To Change
The recent ban on testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) by the Nevada State Athletic Commission and later the UFC could force one of the most popular fighters in mixed martial art into retirement. Chael Sonnen spoke about the rule change and the effect it could have on his career. Full Story.
Vitor Belfort dropped out of his upcoming UFC middleweight title shot on Thursday a few hours after the Nevada Athletic Commission banned testosterone replacement therapy. Belfort was scheduled to fight 185-pound champion Chris Weidman at UFC 173 on May 24. His title shot was given to Lyoto Machida by UFC President Dana White. Full Story.
UFC Fight Night 37: Gustafsson vs. Manuwa
Trying to earn another shot at the light heavyweight title, Alexander Gustafsson will face Jimi Manuwa in the main event of UFC Fight Night 37. Michael Johnson is also scheduled to face Melvin Guillard. The event will be held at The O2 Arena in London England on March 8, 2014.
UFC Fight Night 37 Fight Card
UFC 171: Hendricks vs. Lawler
The vacant UFC welterweight championship will be decided when Johny Hendricks takes on Robbie Lawler in the main event of UFC 171. Carlos Condit, Jake Shields and Thiago Silva are all also scheduled to appear at the event which will be held at American Airlines Center on March 15, 2014.
UFC 171 Fight Card
UFC Fight Night 38: Shogun vs. Henderson 2
In a rematch of their bout at UFC 139, Dan Henderson will face Mauricio "Shogun" Rua in the main event of UFC Fight Night 38. Henderson captured the first fight via unanimous decision in what many thought was the best fight of 2011. Fight Night 38 will be held at Ginasio Nelio Dias in Natal, Brazil on March 23, 2014.
UFC Fight Night 38 Fight Card
UFC Fight Night 39: Minotauro vs. Nelson
The heavyweight division will be back in the spotlight when a bout between Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Roy Nelson headlines the card at UFC Fight Night 39. The event will take place at DU Arena in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates on April 11, 2014.
UFC Fight Night 39 Fight Card