This weekend marks the return of Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler inside the Octagon for thewelterweight title. It’s the long-awaited rematch that many MMA fans have been dying to see, and it finally takes place on Saturday, December 6th, at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Will it be another close match like the first one that goes to judge’s decision? Hopefully it won’t since it looks like both fighters have tweaked their technique and game plan for the fight. In theclip above, you get a glimpse into their training world and hear about new changes ahead of the title bout at UFC 181.
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UFC 181 PPV Main Event:
170 lbs.: UFC Welterweight Champion Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler
UFC 181 PPV Co-Main Event:
155 lbs.: UFC Lightweight Champion Anthony Pettis vs. Gilbert Melendez
UFC 181 PPV Main Card (10 p.m. ET):
265 lbs.: Travis Browne vs. Brendan Schaub
265 lbs.: Todd Duffee vs. Anthony Hamilton
155 lbs.: Tony Ferguson vs. Abel Trujillo
UFC 181 FOX Sports 1 Prelims (8 p.m. ET):
135 lbs.: Urijah Faber vs. Francisco Rivera
185 lbs.: Eddie Gordon vs. Josh Samman
205 lbs.: Corey Anderson vs. Justin Jones
135 lbs.: Raquel Pennington vs. Ashlee Evans-Smith
UFC 181 Fight Pass Prelims (7 p.m. ET):
135 lbs.: Sergio Pettis vs. Matt Hobar
145 lbs.: Clay Collard vs. Alex White