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Tyron Woodley vs. Robbie Lawler Rematch Targeted To Headline UFC Minneapolis

Tyron Woodley vs. Robbie Lawler Rematch Targeted To Headline UFC Minneapolis

Woodley And Lawler Agree To Rematch At UFC Minneapolis

Earlier this month, Tyron Woodley lost his welterweight title at UFC 235 when Kamaru Usman defeated ‘The Chosen One’ via fifth round decision. Now Woodley making a quick turn around against Robbie Lawler on June 29th in the main headline of UFC on ESPN 4 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. ESPN’s Brett Okamoto first confirmed the report.

Woodley and Lawler first clashed back in 2016 where ‘Chosen One’ knocked out ‘Ruthless’ in the first round at UFC 201.

Lawler is coming off a controversial stoppage loss earlier this month at UFC 235 when Askren secure Robbie in a bulldog choke is currently 1-3 in his last four outings.

UFC president Dana White recently said he’s looking to book a rematch between Lawler and Askren, however ‘Funky’ wasn’t too interested. Since then UFC head honcho moved on and said UFC is looking for Ben Askren vs. Jorge Masvidal.

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