justin lawrence

October 14th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

We covered the loss of the huge upcoming heavyweight co-main event for UFC Fight Night 76 yesterday with the announcement that Stipe Miocic was forced to back out of his fight against Ben Rothwell, but there’s more to the story and a few other fight announcements/injuries to go over today. UFC appears to be looking…

April 30th, 2015
James Lynch

At the beginning of every month on MMAOddsBreaker I feature my recurring “Veteran Watch” article which takes a look at some notable veterans competing on the regional/overseas circuit. In this article I have a recap how these veteran fighters faired in their respective bouts for the month of April. April 2nd – FCOC – Fight…

April 10th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with RFA 25 featherweight Justin Lawrence as he prepares for his upcoming main event bout tonight (April 10, 2015) against Sam Toomer at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The former Ultimate Fighter season 15 standout plans on showcasing his entire skill-set, and he feels he’s better than Toomer…

April 9th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

The third entry on MMA’s busy Friday night will be RFA 25, which airs on AXS TV at 10pm ET, as per usual. This time, the promotion — one of the best pipelines for talent to reach the UFC — has a pair of title fights on the docket, as Justin Lawrence defends his featherweight…

March 25th, 2015
James Lynch

When fighters are given their release from a major North American MMA promotion like the UFC, Bellator, WSOF or Titan – unless they’re a major star – they often fall into obscurity on the regional/overseas circuit unless they rack up a few wins and end up signing with one of the aforementioned promotions. In this…

August 21st, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Resurrection Fighting Alliance will provide the nightcap for a busy Friday in MMA, as RFA 17 airs a six-fight main card from Sioux Falls, South Dakota on AXS TV. The final two bouts on the card will see a pair of new champions crowned in one of the organizations that has become a pipeline for…

August 2nd, 2014
Brad Taschuk

It seems like MMA has alternated between incredibly busy news days and those with hardly anything. Friday was one of the latter, as only one UFC fight was announced (we’ll get to that), but the bigger piece of news is that RFA 17 has been scheduled for August 22nd. That the promotion has booked another…

October 25th, 2013
Brad Taschuk

In its short history, Resurrection Fighting Alliance has already proven that it’s an organization which UFC matchmakers Joe Silva and Sean Shelby are willing to scour for talent. Sergio Pettis has already come through the ranks of the organization, and prospects like Pedro Munhoz and Lance Palmer don’t seem too far behind. We’ve also seen…