welterweight Archive

Paul Bradley Leaves Bellator, Signs with WSOF

World Series of Fighting (WSOF.com) announced today that it has signed another heralded star – welterweight (170 pounds) powerhouse Paul “The Gentleman” Bradley (23-6, 2 NC) – to an exclusive, multi-fight agreement.

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Benson Henderson to Make Bellator Debut in Welterweight Title Fight Against Andrey Koreshkov

Benson “Smooth” Henderson will meet welterweight champ Andrey Koreshkov in a title fight at Bellator 153 in April, 2015.

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UFC 195: “Lawler vs. Condit” Fight Picks & Predictions

Welcome fight fans, to my picks and predictions for UFC 195. “Lawler vs. Condit” will air Saturday evening (U.S.) via UFC Fight Pass (6:30 p.m. ET), Fox Sports 1 (prelims 8 p.m.), and Pay-Per-View (10 p.m.). The card’s action will be headlined by two welterweight fan-favorite veterans in Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit, battling for the 170 lbs. divisional belt. A solid line-up calls for solid picks, right? Whether you agree or disagree, leave your thoughts by commenting.

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UFC 171 Fight Results – Hendricks Captures Welterweight Title

Johny Hendricks defeats Robbie Lawler by unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 48-47)
Tyron Woodley defeats Carlos Condit by TKO (injury) – Round 2 @ 2:00
Myles Jury defeats Diego Sanchez by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Ovince St. Preux defeats Nikita Krylov by submission (Von Flue choke) – Round 1 @ 1:29

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UFC 171 “Hendricks vs. Lawler” Fight Picks & Predictions

Welcome fight fans, to my picks and predictions for UFC 171. “Hendricks vs. Lawler” will air on Fox Sports 1 and Pay-Per-View Saturday evening. The card’s action will be headlined by welterweight contenders vying for the 170 lbs. divisional title. A solid line-up calls for solid picks, right? Whether you agree or disagree, leave your thoughts by commenting

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Jay Hieron officially in Bellator’s season 4 welterweight tournament

Jay “The Thoroughbred” Hieron today has been officially

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Anthony Johnson’s knee rehab could mean move to middleweight

UFC welterweight Anthony “Rumble” Johnson could be headed to the middleweight division if preliminary plans to move up come to fruition. Johnson’s manager Ken Pavia of MMA Agents told MMAjunkie.com that a persistent knee issue stemming from surgery has made it difficult to stay near the welterweight range. Johnson had gained some steam with a [&hellip

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Immediate Contender: MMA veteran Frank Trigg re-signs with UFC

News broke yesterday of Frank Trigg‘s re-signing with the Ultimate Fighting Championship and there’s good reason MMA fans and fighters alike should take notice. Although having gone 2-3 in his first stint with the sport’s most prominent promotion, Trigg has crafted an impressive professional record at 19-6 since debuting in 1997 and is currently on [&hellip

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