Ex-champ Johny Hendricks on UFC 181 title loss: ‘I didn’t fight’

Ex-champ Johny Hendricks on UFC 181 title loss: ‘I didn’t fight’

By John Morgan -Via MMA Junkie LAS VEGAS – Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks has no excuses for his performance at Saturday’s UFC 181 event. Instead, he has a simple evaluation: “I didn’t fight.” In the pay-per-view headliner at Las Vegas’ Mandalay Bay Events Center, Hendricks(16-3 MMA, 11-3 UFC) faced the man he beat in March to win the then-vacant UFC welterweight title, Robbie Lawler (25-10 MMA, 10-4 UFC). While it wasn’t the “Fight of the Year” candidate the first bout was, the rematch was closely contested throughout the 25-minute affair. And though Hendricks … [Read more...]