With the middleweight title scrap between champion Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort postponed until February, the UFC wanted to ensure everyone knew the rematch with champ Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler was the new featured attraction at UFC 181.
What better way to do that than to hold a press conference?
Hendricks and Lawler will hit the podium today at 5PM ET/2PM PT inside MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas, site of their December 6 shootout.
Please click the media player below to watch the press conference:
Here is the card’s current lineup:
Eddie Gordon vs. Josh Samman
Todd Duffee vs. Anthony Hamilton
Tony Ferguson vs. Abel Trujillo
Travis Browne vs. Brendan Schaub
Gilbert Melendez vs. Anthony Pettis (UFC lightweight champion)
Robbie Lawler vs. Johny Hendricks (UFC welterweight champion)