welterweight

FIGHTLAND

The Future of the UFC's Welterweight Division Makes No Sense

After Woodley-Thompson II and booking Maia-Masvidal for UFC 211, what exactly is going on at 170 pounds?
Jeff Harder
3.6.17
boxing

Boxer Gets Knocked Down By Flying Ice Bucket After Winning by TKO

Probably needed an ice pack after that too, though.
Liam Daniel Pierce
2.10.17
FIGHTLAND

Danny Garcia Is Ready To Make Some Noise As A Welterweight

Danny Garcia has always let his fists do the talking for him, and it's earned him a WBC belt. To take the next step, he'll need to put on a show.
Tim Casey
11.22.16
FIGHTLAND

A Welterweight Cowboy Is the Best Kind of Cowboy

His division hopping ways may be part of his appeal, but based on Saturday night, Cerrone should seriously think about a permanent move to welterweight.
Peter Carroll
6.20.16
FIGHTLAND

Nate Diaz Doesn't Need Robbie Lawler or GSP

In the wake of his defeat of Conor McGregor, Nate Diaz would rather return to lightweight than deprive his brother of fights with Robbie Lawler or GSP. This is not only a thoughtful move, but a smart one too.
Tom Taylor
3.16.16
UFC

Conor McGregor Gives an Emotion-Laden Post Bout Interview

It was a brutal loss, and a humble take on the situation.
Liam Daniel Pierce
3.7.16
FIGHTLAND

"Why Not Go Up?": McGregor Confirms Welterweight Intentions

“I’m here to win every belt and then I’m gone. And then I’ll see the game later. I’ll walk away from this game, set it ablaze and walk away.”
Peter Carroll
2.18.16
FIGHTLAND

Tom Breese to Show the Fruits of his UK Exodus at UFC London

At age 21, Tom Breese was already planning his move to the world renowned Tristar Gym. We spoke to the rising UFC welterweight about rededicating himself to a future in MMA.
Peter Carroll
2.17.16
FIGHTLAND

Conor's Best Chance at Welterweight Strap Is With Lawler as Champ

With the rumor mill already spinning with talk of Lawler vs McGregor at UFC 200, surely the welterweight's 'Ruthless' striking style would match up well with the Irishman's flowy formations.
Peter Carroll
2.12.16
FIGHTLAND

Danny Garcia Makes His Mark at Welterweight

As Danny Garcia solidified his campaign in the welterweight division last Saturday, we look at what the future brings from the former light welterweight king, and how it fits in the sport of boxing.
Nick Wong
1.26.16
diet

FUEL: Training with Pro Boxer Jessie Vargas

In this episode of FUEL, we follow undefeated professional boxer Jessie Vargas as he prepares for a career-defining fight against Timothy Bradley, Jr. The goal? Not a pound over 147.
Jessie Vargas
1.18.16
FIGHTLAND

It's Monsoon Season in the UFC Welterweight Division

After a shaky start to his UFC career, Lorenz "The Monsoon" Larkin appears to be finding his groove in the welterweight division. Can Albert Tumenov weather the storm at UFC 195?
Tom Taylor
12.29.15
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