Tom Lawlor is famous for his unorthodox entrances. In the past he has come on stage as:
That Just Bleed guy:
And Harold Howard, among others:
Recently, accomplished reserve deputy sheriff, actor, musician, philanthropist, film star, producer, writer, guitarist, and Shihan Steven Seagal spent months and months and months and months and months and months teaching Anderson Silva and Lyoto Machida the front kick. Thus it was only fitting and appropriate that at the UFC 139 weigh ins, Tom Lawor channel the essence of Seagal, and actually appear as him, right down to the leaping front kick.
The entrance, accompanied by the UG's own Chris, in the retro MMA.tv tee:
Wait, what happened there??!?:
The Athletic Commission representative, unused to the unorthodox moves of Aikido, was at a loss.
With Chris rumored to be needing a new tooth or two, Lawlor completed the weigh in:
Tom Lawlor fights Chris Weidman tonight on the undercard of UFC 139: Henderson vs. Rua. You can view the fight live on Facebook.