Complete UFC On FOX 12 Lawler vs. Brown Results, Lawler Wins By Controversial Decision; To Fight Hendricks For Title Next

Nobody expected Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown to take their main event bout into five rounds at tonight’s UFC on FOX 12 card, but that is exactly what happened.

Resembling a Spartan war of wills between gladiators, the two warriors put on a championship worthy performance and while the decision could have really gone either way in the end, the judges gave the win to Lawler via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 48-47). “Ruthless” will now move forward to challenge Johny Hendricks for the welterweight title.

Main card (FOX at 8 p.m. ET)
Robbie Lawler def. Matt Brown via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 48-47)
Anthony Johnson def. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira via TKO (strikes) at 0:44 of R1
Dennis Bermudez def. Clay Guida via submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:57 of R2
Bobby Green def. Josh Thomson via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Undercard (FOX at 6 p.m. ET)
Jorge Masvidal def. Daron Cruickshank via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-27)
Patrick Cummins def. Kyle Kingsbury via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-25, 30-24)
Tim Means def. Hernani Perpetuo via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Brian Ortega def. Michael De La Torre via submission (rear naked choke) at 1:39 of round 1

Undercard (UFC Fight Pass at 4 p.m. ET)
Tiago Trator def. Akbarh Arreola via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Gilbert Burns def. Andreas Stahl via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Joanna Jedrzejczyk def. Juliana Lima via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27)
Noad Lahat def. Steven Siler via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

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