1. Nick Diaz: 'Amateur' Johny Hendricks Got His 'A** Whooped' by Robbie Lawler

    Now that “amateur” hour is over, Nick Diaz is ready to cut in line once more to hand welterweight champ Johny Hendricks a worse beating than he took from Robbie Lawler at UFC 171 ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 6 months ago 24,354 reads 123 comments

  2. UFC 171 Results: Ranking the 5 Most Impressive Performances

    UFC 171 promised much and arguably exceeded all of our expectations. From top to bottom, the card delivered like few do...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 6 months ago 3,402 reads 11 comments

  3. Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler: How Safe Sparring May Change Contact Sports

    We live in a weird time in sports. For the first time ever, the world is almost as focused on the physical price athletes pay to compete as they are on what happens on the field of play...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 6 months ago 40,778 reads 9 comments

  4. Johny Hendricks: 5 Fights for 'Big Rigg' to Take Next

    Entering UFC 171, the question was who would be the welterweight champion. Exiting the event, the question on everybody's mind is this: Who the heck gets the next title shot? Indeed, ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 16,673 reads 87 comments

  5. UFC 171: If This Is What Title Fights Look Like with No GSP, Sign Me Up

    For years, Georges St-Pierre was the king of the welterweight mountain. Men came from all around to hit the scales on a Friday and then take their beating from him on a Saturday, ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 6 months ago 5,927 reads 18 comments

  6. UFC 171: Johny Hendricks Outblasts, Outlasts Robbie Lawler for Vacant Title

    Smart won. Heart won. Johny Hendricks was at his best when his best was needed Saturday at UFC 171 , turning away a strong second-half push from Robbie Lawler to claim the vacant welterweight title via unanimous decision...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 40,088 reads 163 comments

  7. Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler Fight Video: Highlights from 5-Round Title War

    Johny Hendricks outlasted Robbie Lawler over five rounds Saturday night to win a unanimous decision and the welterweight title at UFC 171 in Dallas...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 34,513 reads 5 comments

  8. UFC Welterweight Champion Johny Hendricks Would Like to Fight GSP Again

    Johny Hendricks earned the vacant UFC welterweight title Saturday in a classic five-round battle with Robbie Lawler at UFC 171 . The two welterweight animals combined for 308 significant strikes, a new high in a UFC title fight...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 6 months ago 35,605 reads 161 comments

  9. Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler: Twitter Reacts to Main Event

    No. 1-ranked Johny Hendricks and No. 3-ranked Robbie Lawler stepped inside the Octagon to battle it out for the vacant welterweight championship Saturday night in Dallas...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 6 months ago 10,366 reads 19 comments

  10. Hendricks vs. Lawler: What We Learned from the UFC 171 Title Fight

    For almost six long years, Georges St-Pierre held the welterweight belt. For five of those years, his hold on it was utterly unbreakable...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 13,866 reads 72 comments

  11. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC 171

    It had been over six years since anyone other than Georges St-Pierre wore the UFC welterweight title. The pound-for-pound great's reign came to an end when he vacated the strap at ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 18,329 reads 12 comments

  12. Hendricks vs. Lawler Results: Winner, Scorecard and Analysis

    With the vacant UFC Welterweight Championship on the line, it was Johny “ Bigg Rigg ” Hendricks who was victorious over Robbie Lawler via ...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 6 months ago 20,779 reads 81 comments

  13. Hendricks vs. Lawler Odds: Final Odds for UFC 171 Main Event

    UFC 171 's main event will crown the new king of the welterweight division. No. 1-ranked Johny Hendricks takes on No. 3-ranked Robbie Lawler for the vacant welterweight title...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 6 months ago 9,348 reads 4 comments

  14. Don't Be Surprised If UFC Books Nick Diaz vs. Hendricks-Lawler Winner

    Why is Nick Diaz in Dallas for UFC 171 ? Maybe he just wanted to watch a night of excellent fighting, but something in the air smells fishy...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 6 months ago 9,620 reads 53 comments

  15. UFC 171: Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler Round-by-Round Recap and Analysis

    UFC 171 's main event is for the vacant UFC Welterweight Championship. No. 1-ranked Johny Hendricks and No. 3-ranked Robbie Lawler will throw down to see would walk away as the new king of the division on Saturday night...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 6 months ago 3,187 reads 3 comments

  16. Hendricks vs. Lawler Predictions: How Hendricks' Weight Cut Affects the Fight

    Johny Hendricks brought a little bit of drama to the UFC on Friday afternoon at the UFC 171 weigh-ins. When he stepped on the scale, the commission official reported that the title challenger was off weight at 171...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 6 months ago 10,324 reads 35 comments

  17. Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler: Will Someone Get Knocked Out in Dallas?

    Nobody mistakes the power that exists in UFC welterweight title contender Johny Hendricks' hands, especially when it comes to his left hand...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about 6 months ago 1,092 reads 9 comments

  18. Nick Diaz Heckles Johny Hendricks During Successful Second Weigh-in Attempt

    Johny Hendricks averted a near-crisis for the Ultimate Fighting Championship on Friday by making weight during his second attempt for his UFC 171 title fight against Robbie Lawler...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 61,116 reads 180 comments

  19. UFC 171: Johny Hendricks Misses Weight, Makes It on Second Attempt

    The weigh-ins from UFC 171 just went down, and, in a surprising turn, welterweight contender Johny Hendricks missed weight. Hendricks is slated to fight Robbie Lawler in the card's main event, with the vacant welterweight title on the line...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 2,302 reads 1 comments

  20. UFC 171: Johny Hendricks and the Fighters with the Most to Lose

    UFC 171 is set to become one of the most significant mixed martial arts events of 2014. The pay-per-view will feature two former world champions in Carlos Condit and Jake Shields...

    Clinton Bullock Written by Clinton Bullock about 6 months ago 7,616 reads 9 comments

  21. UFC 171 Start Time: When and Where to Watch Hendricks vs. Lawler

    I hope you're ready— UFC 171 has the potential to blast the roof straight off the American Airlines Center in Dallas this Saturday night...

    Artem Moshkovich Written by Artem Moshkovich about 6 months ago 8,436 reads 1 comments

  22. UFC 171: Johny Hendricks, Robbie Lawler Prepare to Put Fresh Spin on WW Title

    Arguably the most interesting thing about Saturday's fight between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler is that it doesn ’t really matter who wins...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 30,140 reads 72 comments

  23. UFC 171: Hendricks vs. Lawler Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    Many believe Johny "Bigg Rigg" Hendricks should already be the UFC welterweight champion. He appeared to beat the living daylights out of Georges St-Pierre in Nov. 2013 but lost the bout by split decision...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 6 months ago 4,101 reads 4 comments

  24. A Post-GSP Welterweight Division Is Anyone's Game

    After a razor-thin split decision and monumental announcement, Georges St-Pierre—the long-reigning king of the UFC's welterweight division— vacated his throne atop the 170-pound mountain...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 7 months ago 7,660 reads 72 comments

  25. Georges St-Pierre Taking Johny Hendricks over Robbie Lawler at UFC 171

    This Saturday will mark the first time in nearly six years a new welterweight dynamo will be crowned UFC champion...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 12,564 reads 30 comments