1. Weidman Injured, Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler II Set for UFC 181 on Dec. 6

    With Chris Weidman out of his UFC 181 middleweight title fight against Vitor Belfort on Dec. 6, the UFC has called in welterweight champion Johny Hendricks to pick up the slack...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 4 months ago 10,664 reads 63 comments

  2. Johny Hendricks Is Finally Healthy, Ready to Talk Robbie Lawler, Ben Askren, GSP

    As we speak, Johny Hendricks is about a month into his fight camp. Never mind that the UFC welterweight champion doesn ’t yet officially have an opponent for the first defense of his title...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 4 months ago 17,427 reads 43 comments

  3. Can Johny Hendricks Be an All-Time Great Welterweight Champion?

    First there was Matt Hughes , who had two stints as the UFC's welterweight champion for a total of 1,577 days. He clobbered opponent after opponent as he became the first great welterweight champion of the modern UFC era...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 5 months ago 6,388 reads 78 comments

  4. Benson Henderson and the 5 Best Fighters Fans Love to Hate

    Being one of the best mixed martial artists on the face of the planet probably gets you a ticket into the UFC. Being one of the best mixed martial artists on the face of the planet doesn't make you an automatic qualifier as a fan favorite, though...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 5 months ago 13,930 reads 70 comments

  5. Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler: Could the Rematch Be Even Better?

    Sequels never live up to their billing. Jaws 2 , Son of the Mask , Evil Dead 2 and so on. But unlike these cinematic reboots that are incapable of reproducing perfection, mixed martial arts offers pure, unscripted action...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 9,407 reads 61 comments

  6. 5 UFC Rematches We'd Love to See

    Sequels have their place in Hollywood—they have their place in MMA , too. Because for every Batman Begins that we may get, there's a The Dark Knight out there waiting to be filmed...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 6 months ago 7,932 reads 46 comments

  7. Johny Hendricks: 'I Would Like to Fight GSP Again'

    Johny Hendricks is looking to build his own legacy in MMA , and he secretly hopes that former UFC welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre is a part of it. Much has changed since the epic yet controversial title fight from nearly a year ago...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 6 months ago 13,667 reads 124 comments

  8. Johny Hendricks on Forgetting the Belt at Home and Robbie Lawler vs. Matt Brown

    If anything has changed for Johny Hendricks since he became the UFC welterweight champion in March, it's that dang UFC championship belt. This seems obvious, so let's clarify: remembering the belt is the problem...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 7 months ago 20,854 reads 77 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night: Rick Story Is in Need of a Big Win

    Rick Story knows the value of wins and losses within the UFC's Octagon. On Wednesday, the fighter known as “The Horror” will step into the cage for fight No. 16...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 7 months ago 1,022 reads 2 comments

  10. Ben Askren Rips Johny Hendricks and Dana White at TUF 19 Finale

    Ben Askren is one of the finest mixed martial artists on the planet, and his skills are only matched so far by his caustic tongue...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 7 months ago 19,633 reads 160 comments

  11. Johny Hendricks: Added Weight Won't Help Georges St-Pierre in Rematch

    Rumor has it that former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has spent some of his time away from the cage adding some extra muscle...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 7 months ago 29,033 reads 35 comments

  12. Ben Askren: Johny Hendricks Was 'Happy as Hell When I Didn't Sign with the UFC'

    Ben Askren believes in himself. And as a world-class wrestler who is constantly smoothing the rough edges of his MMA game, he should...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 7 months ago 10,692 reads 97 comments

  13. Matt Brown: 'I Guarantee' I Can Knock Out Johny Hendricks

    Some critics believe UFC welterweight contender Matt Brown needs at least one more win before he gets a shot at divisional champion Johny Hendricks , but Brown says he wouldn't disappoint in a title fight...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 13,702 reads 103 comments

  14. Matt Brown Asks Dana White for a Title Shot Following UFC Fight Night 40 Win

    UFC welterweight contender Matt Brown feels that seven straight wins should be deserving of a title shot, and he wasn't shy about telling his boss how he feels...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 12,184 reads 92 comments

  15. Jake Ellenberger: 'I've Never Really Been Impressed with Johny [Hendricks]'

    UFC welterweight contender Jake Ellenberger doesn't feel that divisional champion Johny Hendricks brings anything to the table he hasn't seen before...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 5,696 reads 22 comments

  16. Rory MacDonald: From Also-Ran to Title Contender Overnight, and What It Means

    Rory MacDonald was pretty much done. Remember? He looked horrible in beating Jake Ellenberger and lost pretty convincingly to Robbie Lawler , and he didn't finish BJ Penn when it was pretty clear he could have...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 10 months ago 6,404 reads 29 comments

  17. UFC Welterweight Champion Johny Hendricks: New King or Steward?

    Now that the dust from UFC 171 has settled, Johny Hendricks stands atop the welterweight heap as the new UFC champion...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about 10 months ago 20,261 reads 189 comments

  18. UFC 171: Johny Hendricks Says Robbie Lawler Was Tougher Fight Than GSP

    Johny Hendricks' face told the story after his clash with Robbie Lawler at UFC 171 . Bloody and bruised, Hendricks took punches from Lawler that would've dropped an ordinary man...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 11 months ago 13,465 reads 26 comments

  19. Johny Hendricks Says It Doesn't Matter Whether GSP Comes Back or Not

    New UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks will be on the shelf for a while due to injuries suffered before and during his big UFC 171 win over Robbie Lawler. But the champ told FoxSports...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 11 months ago 7,059 reads 42 comments

  20. Johny Hendricks Injury: Updates on UFC Champ's Bicep Surgery and Recovery

    Updates from Monday, Mar. 24 Johny Hendricks updated fans on his status following his bicep injury via his Twitter account: Original Text Johny Hendricks is riding a ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 months ago 24,217 reads 152 comments

  21. Game of Thrones: Who Is the UFC's True No. 1 Welterweight Contender?

    As one of his first official moves as UFC welterweight champion, Johny Hendricks told MMA Junkie Radio he's going to lock his new title in a safety deposit box...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 11 months ago 27,813 reads 198 comments

  22. Johny Hendricks Asks Georges St-Pierre for Rematch; GSP Says Wait Around a Bit

    Former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre and newly minted welterweight champion Johny Hendricks appeared on the Monday edition of The MMA Hour ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 11 months ago 25,653 reads 135 comments

  23. Johny Hendricks Says He Fought Injured, Nearly Pulled out of UFC Title Bout

    UFC 171 avoided a near catastrophe a week out from the event when Johny Hendricks reportedly injured his elbow in training. The newly crowned welterweight champ revealed the hidden injury during Monday’s episode of The MMA Hour ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 11 months ago 37,915 reads 236 comments

  24. UFC 171 Results: Rory MacDonald Wants to Fight Hendricks for the Belt in Canada

    UFC welterweight contender Rory MacDonald may only be 1-1 in his past two fights, but that isn't stopping him from angling at a shot at new champion Johny Hendricks in front of his home crowd...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 11 months ago 16,380 reads 148 comments

  25. Lawler vs. Hendricks: The Strangest Great Fight of the Year

    Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler , at UFC 171 in Dallas on Saturday night, was one of the strangest fights I've ever seen. It was also easily my favourite fight of the year so far...

    Jack Slack Written by Jack Slack about 11 months ago 29,768 reads 41 comments