Mortal KNOCKOUT in UFC – Robbie Lawler VS. Matt Lindland

Robbie Lawler decapitates Matt Lindland (After Effect Scene).

about Robbie Lawler

Robert Glenn “Robbie” Lawler (born March 20, 1982) is an American professional mixed martial artist and current UFCWelterweight Champion. A professional competitor since 2001, Lawler is also a former EliteXC Middleweight Champion, and has formerly competed in Strikeforce, PRIDE, and the IFL. He is currently #7 in official UFC pound-for-pound rankings and ranked as the #1 welterweight and #6 pound-for-pound fighter in the world by Sherdog.

Early career

Lawler made his professional debut in 2001 and won his first four career fights all by TKO/KO, his second fight being in the IFC.

Ultimate Fighting Championship

Lawler made his UFC debut at UFC 37 against veteran Aaron Riley. Lawler won the bout via unanimous decision. Lawler fought again in the next month against Steve Berger atUFC 37.5 and won via TKO. In his next fight, Lawler faced another veteran, Tiki Ghosn at UFC 40 and won in a highlight-reel knockout. Lawler then fought against Pete Spratt atUFC 42 and lost after he submitted due to a hip injury. Lawler came back to get a win over fellow boxing and wrestling specialist Chris Lytle via unanimous decision at UFC 45.

In his next UFC bout, Lawler faced former WEC Welterweight Champion and future longtime Strikeforce Welterweight Champion Nick Diaz at UFC 47. Lawler was handed the only knockout loss of his career to date in the second round. Lawler then lost again at UFC 50 against the late Evan Tanner, who would win the UFC Middleweight Championshipin his next fight.