Robbie Lawler wiki, bio, age, mma, fights, injury, wife
Robbie Lawler who is an American professional mixed martial artist as well as the current Welterweight Champion of Ultimate Fighting Championship in which he is the current UFC Welterweight Champion. Robbie has been a professional competitor since the year 2001. In addition to that, he is also the former EliteXC Middleweight Champion and he has formerly competed in the Strikeforce, PRIDE as well as the IFL. Since 6th December of the year 2014, he has been holding the WFC Welterweight Championship and he is number 6 pound-for-pound in the official UFA ranking.
Robbie is the native of San Diego, California, United States. He came into this world on 20th March of the year 1982 which has now made him reach at the age of 33. He belongs to an American nationality. He is a tall guy with the height of five feet and eleven inches that is 1.80 m. His weight has been listed as 170 lbs which is 77.1 kg. Although he has been known by the name Robbie Lawler, as a child, he was named as Robert Glenn Lawler. He moved to the Bettendorf, Iowa when he was at the age of 10 for living with his father.
He the started to get trained in karate at nine and later, he went to get his education from the BEttendorf High School from where he received All-State honors in the wrestling as well as football. Lawler was then taken under the wing of Pat Miletich when he was 16 and then he started training with Miletich Fighting Systems as soon as he got graduated in the year 2000. After that, he made his professional debut in the next year and then became the winner of his first four career fights all by the TKO/KO, his second being in IFC.
He made his UFC debut at the UFC 37 against the veteran Aaron Riley. He then fought against Peter Spratt at the UFC 42 and then he got lost after he submitted due to the hip injury. He has also been named as 2014 Fighter of the Year by the World MMA Awards. Moving on to his personal life biography, Robbie has already got married. He is married to his wife Marcia Suzanne Lawler. The couple also has one child, a son together with each other. He is of Filipino and German American descent. Besides that, as he is also active in different social media, for more info about him, he can also be followed in his Twitter and Instagram account.