Full Fight: Tyron Woodley vs Robbie Lawler
Tyron Woodley makes the fourth defense of his welterweight title against Darren Till at the upcoming UFC 228. The event takes place at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas on Sunday September 9 (AWST).
On Monday the promotion released the full fight video featuring Woodley in his bout winning the belt. “T-Wood” challenged for UFC gold in July 2016, going up against Robbie Lawler.
The Woodley vs. Lawler bout headlined UFC 201 held at the Philips Arena in Atlanta. The scheduled for five rounds championship bout ended prior the final bell. The current champion scored the first-round knockout win with punches.
After that bout Woodley defended the title, twice facing Stephen Thompson, as well as taking on Demian Maia.
The co-main event at UFC 228 features the defending women’s flyweight champion Nicco Montano up against Valentina Shevchenko. A featherweight bout between Zabit Magomedsharipov and Yair Rodriguez reportedly fell off, with the latter being withdrawn from the contest. The current lineup can be found below.
UFC 228 fight card
Welterweight Tyron Woodley vs. Darren Till
Women’s Flyweight Nicco Montano vs. Valentina Shevchenko
Featherweight Zabit Magomedsharipov vs. TBD
Women’s Strawweight Jessica Andrade vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz
Welterweight Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Niko Price
Women’s Strawweight Carla Esparza vs. Tatiana Suarez
Bantamweight Aljamain Sterling vs. Cody Stamann
Middleweight Charles Byrd vs. Darren Stewart
Bantamweight Jimmie Rivera vs. John Dodson
Welterweight Diego Sanchez vs. Craig White
Lightweight Jim Miller vs. Alex White
Women’s Bantamweight Irene Aldana vs. Lucie Pudilova
Flyweight Ryan Benoit vs. Roberto Sanchez
Welterweight Geoff Neal vs. Frank Camacho