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UFC 181 results, recap, wrap up: Robbie Lawler wins title, but CM Punk news steals the show

Let's wrap up all the action from UFC 181 this past weekend, shall we?

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UFC 181: "'Hendricks vs. Lawler 2" blew the roof off the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada on Sat., Dec. 6, 2014, with a top shelf pay-per-view (PPV) offering -- one of the best in some time, really -- rich with stories you either need to get up to date on or go back and revisit.

So let's.


Second time's the charm

Thanks to a split decision victory over Johny Hendricks in the main event, Robbie Lawler is the UFC welterweight champion. Quick reminder: It's 2014. The world makes no sense, folks.


Chicago Made

Just after the first fight ended, suddenly a man named Phil Brooks, better known as former WWE star CM Punk, showed up to say he signed a contract with the UFC.


Highlights and breakdowns




That, my friends, should be enough to keep you talking -- at least for the time being. What gets your vote for the biggest story coming out of UFC 181?

Sound off, Maniacs.

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