Robbie
Lawler

"Ruthless"
  • Age:
    39
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 11"
  • Weight:
    170
  • Fighting Out Of:
    IA

Stats

W-L-D
29-15-0
(T)KO
21-2
SUB
1-6

Robbie
Lawler

"Ruthless"
  • Age:
    39
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 11"
  • Weight:
    170
  • Fighting Out Ofs:
    IA

Stats

W-L-D
29-15-0
(T)KO
21-2
SUB
1-6
Fighter Currently Serving Suspension (NSAC)

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    1

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:14
  • Fastest KO:
    00:14
  • Fastest SUB:
    02:48

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    75.9%
  • Finished Rate:
    53.3%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    24.1%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    46.7%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    72.4%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    13.3%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    3.4%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    40%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    29-15-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    20 years, 5 months, 18 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    91.5
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2.2
  • Longest Layoff:
    1 years, 2 month, 14 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    28 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.9
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    09:25
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    2.5
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    12:16

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
09/25/2021
Win
28-15-0
Nick Diaz
(27-9-0)
Welterweight
184 vs 185.5
TKO/RSC
UFC 266: VOLKANOVSKI vs ORTEGA
3 00:44
08/29/2020
Loss
28-14-0
Neil Magny
(23-7-0)
Welterweight
171 vs 171
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC FN 48 ON ESPN: SMITH vs RAKIC
3 05:00
08/03/2019
Loss
28-13-0
Colby Covington
(14-1-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 171
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC on ESPN 5
5 05:00
03/02/2019
Loss
28-12-0
Ben Askren
(18-0-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 170.5
Submission (Choke)
UFC 235: JONES vs. SMITH
1 03:20
12/16/2017
Loss
28-11-0
Rafael Dos Anjos
(27-9-0)
Welterweight
170.5 vs 170
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC on Fox: Lawler vs Dos Anjos
5 05:00
07/29/2017
Win
27-11-0
Donald Cerrone
(32-8-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 170
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 214: Cormier vs. Jones ll
3 05:00
07/30/2016
Loss
27-10-0
Tyron Woodley
(17-3-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 170
KO
UFC 201: Lawler vs. Woodley
1 02:12
01/02/2016
Win
26-10-0
Carlos Condit
(30-8-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 165
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 195: Lawlor vs Condit
5 05:00
07/11/2015
Win
25-10-0
Rory MacDonald
(18-2-0)
Welterweight
169.5 vs 170
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 189: McGregor vs Mendes
5 01:00
12/06/2014
Win
24-10-0
Johny Hendricks
(16-2-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 170
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 181: Lawler vs Hendricks
5 05:00
07/26/2014
Win
23-10-0
Matt Brown
(19-11-0)
Welterweight
171 vs 172.5
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC on FOX 12: Brown vs Lawler
5 05:00
05/24/2014
Win
22-10-0
Jake Ellenberger
(28-7-0)
Welterweight
171 vs 171
TKO/RSC
UFC 173: Barao vs Dillashaw
3 03:06
03/15/2014
Loss
22-9-0
Johny Hendricks
(15-2-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 170
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 171
5 05:00
11/16/2013
Win
21-9-0
Rory MacDonald
(15-1-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 171
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 167
3 05:00
07/27/2013
Win
20-9-0
Bobby Voelker
(23-9-0)
Welterweight
170.5 vs 171
KO
Fox 8: Johnson vs. Moraga
2 00:24
02/23/2013
Win
19-9-0
Josh Koscheck
(17-6-0)
Welterweight
171 vs 171
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 157: Rousey vs Carmouche
1 03:57
07/14/2012
Loss
19-8-0
Lorenz Larkin
(12-0-0)
Middleweight
186 vs 186
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Strikeforce 07/14/12
3 05:00
01/07/2012
Win
18-8-0
Adlan Amagov
(9-1-1)
Middleweight
186 vs 186
TKO/RSC
Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine
1 01:48
07/30/2011
Loss
18-7-0
Tim Kennedy
(14-3-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 185
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson
3 05:00
01/29/2011
Loss
18-6-0
Jacare Souza
(13-2-0)
Middleweight
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Strikeforce San Jose
3 02:00
12/04/2010
Win
17-6-0
Matt Lindland
(22-7-0)
Middleweight
186 vs 185.5
KO
St. Louis: Henderson vs. Sobral 2
1 00:50
06/16/2010
Loss
17-5-0
Renato Sobral
(32-9-0)
Light-heavyweight
195 vs 193.6
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Strikeforce: E3 Expo
3 05:00
01/30/2010
Win
16-5-0
Melvin Manhoef
(24-6-1)
Middleweight
185.7 vs 185.7
KO (Strike)
STRIKEFORCE - MIAMI
1 03:33
06/06/2009
Loss
16-4-0
Jake Shields
(22-4-1)
Middleweight
182.7 vs 181.7
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Strikeforce: Lawler vs. Shields
1 02:02
07/26/2008
Win
15-4-0
Scott Smith
(13-4-0)
Middleweight
184.5 vs 185
TKO/RSC
Elite XC
2 02:35
05/31/2008
NC
15-4-0
Scott Smith
(13-4-0)
Middleweight
184.5 vs 184.5
No Contest
EliteXC & CBS - Saturday Night Fights
3 03:26
NSF
09/15/2007
Win
14-4-0
Murilo Rua
(14-7-1)

TKO/RSC
EliteXC: Uprising
3 05:00
NSF
03/31/2007
Win
13-4-0
Frank Trigg
(15-5-0)

KO
Icon Sport 50: Epic
4 01:40
NSF
02/23/2007
Win
12-4-0
Eduardo Pamplona
(5-1-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
International Fight League: 2007 Season
2 01:36
10/21/2006
Win
11-4-0
Joey Villasenor
(22-4-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 185
TKO/RSC
Pride 32: The Real Deal
1 00:22
NSF
09/02/2006
Loss
11-3-0
Jason Miller
(16-4-0)

Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
Icon Sport 47: Mayhem Vs. Lawler
3 02:20
NSF
02/25/2006
Win
10-3-0
Falaniko Vitale
(20-5-0)

KO
Icon Sport 45
1 03:38
NSF
09/17/2005
Win
9-3-0
Jeremy Brown
(1-3-0)

Submission (Arm Bar)
King of the Cage 59: Xtreme Edge
1 02:48
NSF
07/23/2005
Win
8-3-0
Falaniko Vitale
(20-3-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
Superbrawl 41: Icon
2 04:36
10/22/2004
Loss
8-2-0
Evan Tanner
(29-4-0)

Submission (Triangle Choke)
UFC 50: The War of '04
1 02:22
04/02/2004
Loss
8-1-0
Nick Diaz
(8-2-0)
Welterweight
169 vs 168
TKO/RSC
UFC 47: It's On
2 01:31
NSF
11/21/2003
Win
7-1-0
Chris Lytle
(13-9-5)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 45: Revolution
3 05:00
NSF
04/25/2003
Loss
7-0-0
Pete Spratt
(11-6-0)

Submission (Verbal Submission due to Injury)
UFC 42: Sudden Impact
2 03:25
11/22/2002
Win
6-0-0
Tiki Ghosen
(6-2-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 170
TKO/RSC
UFC 40: Vendetta
1 01:29
06/22/2002
Win
5-0-0
Steve Berger
(14-7-2)
Welterweight
169 vs 169.5
KO
UFC 37.5: As Real As It Gets
2 00:27
NSF
05/10/2002
Win
4-0-0
Aaron Riley
(16-4-1)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 37: High Impact
3 05:00
NSF
12/15/2001
Win
3-0-0
Shogun Kawakatsu
(5-3-1)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Punches)
Shogun
1 04:49
NSF
07/13/2001
Win
2-0-0
Marco Macera
(3-1-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Punches)
Extreme Challenge 41
1 01:19
NSF
06/15/2001
Win
1-0-0
Landon Showalter
(0-0-0)

KO (Punches)
International Fighting Championship: Warriors Challenge 13
1 00:14
NSF
04/07/2001
Win
0-0-0
John Reed
(0-1-0)

TKO/RSC
Extreme Challenge 39
1 02:14

* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class

Amateur Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    2

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    03:05
  • Fastest KO:
    03:05
  • Fastest SUB:
    00:00

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    100%
  • Finished Rate:
    0%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    0%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    0%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    100%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    0%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    0%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    0%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    2-0-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    0 years, 0 months, 0 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    2.5
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    1
  • Longest Layoff:
    0 years, 0 month, 0 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.3
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    03:46
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    0
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    00:00

Amateur Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF
01/20/2001
Win
0-0-0
Ernie Ward
(2-0-0)

KO
Extreme Challenge Trials: 2000 U.S. MMA National Championships
1 04:27
NSF
01/20/2001
Win
0-0-0
Jerry Hudspeth
(0-0-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Punches)
Extreme Challenge Trials: 2000 U.S. MMA National Championships
1 03:05

* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class