According to a report filed by TMZ late Friday night, Robbie Lawler has pulled out of his UFC 205 fight against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone.
Details are unclear as to why Lawler has been pulled, but the report confirms that the UFC is looking for a new opponent for Cerrone.
Lawler last fought at UFC 201 against Tyron Woodley and lost the welterweight champsionship via a quick first round knockout. He previously won five straight and successfully defended the UFC title twice in fights that are strong contenders for fight of the year in 2015 and 2016.
We will keep this post updated as more develops.