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Tyron Woodley KOs Fil-Am Robbie Lawler to win UFC title

Jul 31, 2016 - 1:06 PM

Woodley improves his professional record to 16 3 and becomes the ninth UFC welterweight titleholder while Lawler drops to 27 11 1 no contest

KO. Tyron Woodley (R) knocks out Robbie Lawler to win the UFC welterweight title. File photos by Getty Images/AFP

Stephen Thompson wants UFC title fight vs Fil-Am fighter Robbie Lawler

Jun 21, 2016 - 12:16 PM

Thompson confidently points out that his dynamic fighting style can end Lawler s reign as the UFC welterweight champion

YES. Stephen Thompson would say yes to a UFC championship bout against Fil-Am Robbie Lawler in the Philippines. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UFC champ Robbie Lawler faces Tyron Woodley in July

May 18, 2016 - 5:00 PM

Fil Am fighter Robbie Lawler will make his third defense of the welterweight title against Tyron Woodley who has been inactive since January 2015

TITLE SHOWDOWN. Robbie Lawler (L) will defend the UFC welterweight title against Tyron Woodley in July. File photos by Getty Images/AFP

Stephen Thompson battles Rory MacDonald at UFC Fight Night 89

Mar 05, 2016 - 1:19 PM

Thompson believes MacDonald presents a much stiffer test compared to other contenders in the welterweight division

IT'S ON. Stephen Thompson, seen here during his 5-day promotional tour in Manila, is set to face Rory MacDonald in the main event of UFC Fight Night 89 on June 19. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UFC: Thompson sees MacDonald, Condit as tough opponents

Feb 24, 2016 - 1:25 PM

Stephen Thompson is willing to give way to his fellow welterweight combatants to prove that he is a worthy challenger to Robbie Lawler’s gold plated strap

IS HE READY? Is Stephen Thompson ready for a title shot already? Or will he need to beat another top contender first? File Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Thompson likes idea of fighting Lawler for UFC title in Manila

Feb 23, 2016 - 4:00 PM

I know in my heart that I can finish Robbie Lawler I can definitely take that belt home and be a good champion says Stephen Thompson

YES. Stephen Thompson would say yes to a UFC championship bout against Fil-Am Robbie Lawler in the Philippines. Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Robbie Lawler edges Carlos Condit to retain UFC title

Jan 03, 2016 - 2:13 PM

Lawler successfully defends the UFC welterweight title anew and improves his record to 27 10 with one no contest

AND STILL. Robbie Lawler is still the UFC welterweight champion after Carlos Condit via split decision at UFC 195. Photo from Lawler's Facebook

Lawler-Condit title tilt rebooked for UFC 195 in January 2016

Sep 04, 2015 - 9:53 PM

UFC 195 is set to take place at the 16 800 seater MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Nevada

Hendricks-Woodley, Cariaso-Pettis bouts added to UFC 192

Aug 06, 2015 - 4:04 PM

UFC 192 which takes place at the Toyota Center in Houston Texas is headlined by a light heavyweight title showdown between Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson

Fil-Am Robbie Lawler to defend UFC title against Carlos Condit

Aug 06, 2015 - 2:24 PM

Welterweight champion Robbie Lawler will make his second title defense against Carlos Condit in the main event of UFC 193

LAWLER AND ORDER. Robbie Lawler will make his next title defense at UFC 193. Photo from Lawler's Facebook

McGregor rallies to beat Mendes; Lawler finishes MacDonald in rematch

Jul 12, 2015 - 1:27 PM

Despite the seemingly insurmountable odds Conor McGregor became the interim featherweight champion while Robbie Lawler took down Rory MacDonald

Lawler defends welterweight belt vs MacDonald at UFC 189

Feb 19, 2015 - 8:57 PM

Robbie Lawler defends welterweight belt against Rory MacDonald at UFC 189

The 32-year-old Lawler (25-10) is coming off a title-winning performance at UFC 181 this in December 2014. Photo from Lawler's Facebook page

Fantasy booking the UFC’s inaugural event in Manila

Jan 31, 2015 - 2:07 PM

UFC is coming to the Philippines but who is coming with them? MMA writer Nissi Icasiano gives his take on who should be showcased at UFC Fight Night 65

The Philippines will see its first UFC show this year after years of stops and starts. Photo from Mall of Asia's Twitter

2014: A roller coaster ride for Philippine MMA

Dec 27, 2014 - 11:25 AM

The Philippine MMA scene in 2014 was witness to heartbreaking losses and scintillating victories

Robbie Lawler becomes first Pinoy to win UFC title

Dec 07, 2014 - 7:11 PM

Filipino American fighter Robbie Lawler edged out John Hendricks to walk out with the welterweight belt in their rematch at UFC 181

LAWLER AND ORDER. Robbie Lawler became the first Fil-Am to win a UFC title. Photo from Lawler's Facebook

Weidman sidelined; Hendricks-Lawler named UFC 181 headliner

Sep 24, 2014 - 1:22 AM

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman has withdrawn from his match with Vitor Belfort due to injury elevating the welterweight title rematch to the main event spot

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman will have to watch UFC 181 from cage side after suffering an injury in training. File photo by Marcelo Sayão/EPA

Robbie Lawler tops Matt Brown at UFC on FOX 12

Jul 27, 2014 - 2:30 PM

Robbie Lawler elevated his status as the next challenger for Johny Hendricks’ welterweight belt with a unanimous decision win over Matt Brown

LAWLER AND ORDER. Robbie Lawler put himself back in line for another title shot with a win over Matt Brown. Photo from Lawler's Facebook

Bantamweight champ Barao defends vs. Dillashaw at UFC 173

Apr 01, 2014 - 10:12 PM

UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao is set to defend his belt against The Ultimate Fighter alumnus TJ Dillashaw at UFC 173

TITLE SHOWDOWN. UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao will defend his belt against The Ultimate Fighter alumnus TJ Dillashaw. Photos from Facebook

Hendricks takes the UFC welterweight title with tough win over Lawler

Mar 16, 2014 - 2:37 PM

Johny Hendricks defeated Robbie Lawler by a close unanimous decision to lift the UFC welterweight title at UFC 171

Hendricks takes on Lawler for the UFC welterweight crown

Mar 15, 2014 - 8:56 PM

Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler will face off for the UFC welterweight division title

HEAVY HITTERS. Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler will face-off for the UFC welterweight division title. Photos from Hendricks' and Lawler's Facebook pages