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DEMETRIOUS JOHNSON RUMORS

John Dodson: I watch my title fight with Demetrious Johnson every day

After nearly a year away from competition, due to an ACL injury, flyweight contender John Dodson is scheduled to return to action May 23 at UFC 187 against his friend Zach Makovsky. The smiling fighter is on a two-fight win streak but three fights ago had his most impressive performance ever in a losing effort to champion Demetrious Johnson. Johnson, who just submited Kyojo Horiguchi...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson Earns Latest UFC Finish of All Time with 1 Second Left on the Clock

Demetrious Johnson kept his flyweight belt with a last-second submission over Kyoji Horiguchi. (Mandatory Credit: USA Today Sports) UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson (22-2-1) earned his 6th straight title defense with a 5th round armbar against challenger Kyoji Horiguchi (15-2) in Montreal Saturday night.  ‘Mighty Mouse’ could have cruised to a winning decision after...
Via The Sports Journal
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson talks record breaking UFC 186 finish

Demetrious Johnson improved to 8-0-1 since his move to flyweight after successfully defending his world title for his 6th time. That much was expected. What wasn’t expected was him earning the latest finish in UFC history – a mark that won’t soon be beat.
Via Fight Booth
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Johnson, Almeida, Laprise And Barberena Score Bonuses at UFC 186

Following “UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi,” UFC president Dana White awarded Demetrious Johnson, Thomas Almeida, Chad Laprise and Bryan Barberena each an additional $50,000 for their special performances on Saturday. Johnson was one second away from taking a unanimous decision win over Kyoji Horiguchi, but managed to submit him with an armbar with only one second before the...
Via 5thRound.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Demetrious Johnson wins with last-second submission

Next to losing there is only one thing in an MMA fight that sucks more--putting the power to decide who wins in the hands of the judges. How many times have we watched a fight and thought there was no way in hell one guy could lose, but somehow the judges--who must have been watching another fight--called it for the other guy. Frustrating as hell, right?Maybe Demetrious Johnson was...
Via FatManWriting
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson Submits Kyoji Horiguchi With 1 Second Of The Fight Left

Not only did Demetrious Johnson successfully defend his flyweight title tonight at UFC 186 against Kyoji Horiguchi, but he also claimed the latest stoppage in UFC history with an armbar producing the tapout with just one second of the fight remaining. Round One: The main event of the evening is underway. Horiguchi with a body kick to start. Johnson misses with a high kick. Another...
Via Fight Of The Night
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson Heavy Favorite Over Kyoji Horiguchi At UFC 186

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson’s (pictured) brilliance inside the cage is undeniable. According to the Gambling Gods, Kyoji Horiguchi will find out first-hand this Saturday. Johnson is a whopping 10-1 odds-on favorite to plaster Horiguchi at UFC 186. Horiguchi, meanwhile, checks in as a 6-1 longshot to dethrone the only 125-pound champion the UFC has ever known. This...
Via 5thRound.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Speedy Scrappers Demetrious Johnson and Kyoji Horiguchi Set to Clash for Flyweight Title

Flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson meets Japan’s Kyoji Horiguchi at UFC 186. (Mandatory Credit: USA Today Sports) Two of MMA’s fastest fighters will meet Saturday night in Montreal.  Considered the 3rd best pound-for-pound fighter in the world behind Jon Jones and Jose Aldo, flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson (21-2-1) will put his belt on the line against Kyoji Horiguchi...
Via The Sports Journal
12 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi viewing and schedule guide

Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is regarded as one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the sport and he'll get the chance to prove it once again has he headlines UFC 186 in Montreal against Japanese contender Kyoji Horiguchi. Johnson has been nothing short of unstoppable during his reign as the only flyweight champion the UFC has ever known. He's torn through the top contenders...
Via Fox Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

T.J. Dillashaw out of UFC 186 main event with rib injury

The highly anticipated rematch between UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw and Renan Barao has been delayed once again. Due to a broken rib suffered in training camp, Dillashaw will be unable to defend his strap against Barao on April 25th, which in turn makes the flyweight title contest between champion Demetrious Johnson and Kyoji Horiguchi. Rampage Jackson’s return to the...
Via Fight Booth
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss
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