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DEMETRIOUS JOHNSON RUMORS

Conor, Cruz, Cat, Cowboy, Romero and Kennedy shine at UFC 178

It was one of the most anticipated cards of the year and that remained true even after it lost the original main event between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier. The card delivered on the hype with Conor McGregor leading the way. While Cowboy Cerrone, Cat Zingano and Dominick Cruz did all they could to steal the night away from him. While Yoel Romero, Tim Kennedy and a stool tried to...
Via Fight Booth
26 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 178: Johnson vs Cariaso Results

UFC 178: Johnson vs Cariaso Sept 27, 2014 MGM Grand Garden Arena Las Vegas, Nevada (click on fighter’s name for detailed scouting report)   Main Card (PPV – 10:00 pm Eastern) UFC Flyweight Championship: Demetrious Johnson – champion – 124.5 lbs (20-2-1, #1 ranked flyweight) vs Chris Cariaso - 124.5 lbs (17-5, #8 ranked flyweight) - Johnson wins via submission (kimura) […]
Via MMA Manifesto
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson Submits Chris Cariaso at UFC 178 (Video Highlights)

Reigning UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson (pictured) did exactly what 20-1 odds-on favorites are supposed to do, completely overwhelm your opponent and finish them in emphatic fashion. Chris Cariaso may have been surprised by the opportunity to fight for the title, but the outcome was expected by everyone not named Cariaso. Johnson put an end to things with a slick kimura...
Via 5thRound.com
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson dominates, submits Chris Cariaso in UFC 178 main event

Demetrious Johnson proved once again that he's one of the top fighters in the sport as he dominated and then submitted Chris Cariaso for his fifth consecutive title defense as UFC flyweight champion. Johnson entered the fight as an overwhelming favorite, but didn't disappoint dispatching of Cariaso with relative ease as most expected him to do. The action in the fight moved...
Via Fox Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson Submits Chris Cariaso In Second Round At UFC 178

Demetrious Johnson strolled to victory against Chris Cariaso tonight at UFC 178, producing a finish in the second round courtesy of a kimura submission. Round One: Johnson with a leg kick to start. An inside leg kick lands as he circles his opponent. Another one as he chips away at the lead leg. Cariaso with a few punches, but Johnson is moving away from it. Cariaso tries...
Via Fight Of The Night
27 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 178 Preview and Predictions

Stacked. Are you sick of this word being used by MMA pundits when they describe this card? We don't care. Sta-sta-sta-stacked! As everyone's favorite mutual Uncle/UFC President would say, "If you don't watch this card, you're not a f***ing fan." I'm not saying I necessarily agree with that, ever, I'm just saying this card is the most stacked (that...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

‘Mighty Mouse’ Johnson Will Defend His Title Again at UFC 177

Demetrious Johnson is just a month removed from a UFC 174 victory over Ali Bagautinov but the UFC flyweight champion is ready to defend his title again at UFC 177 in August. Johnson will face Chris ‘Kamikaze’ Cariaso  in Sacramento on August 30th. Cariaso is riding a 3 fight winning streak heading into this fight and even though he enters as an underdog his skill set matches...
Via BlackSportsOnline
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Dodson out to prove he's the best

One punch nearly changed John Dodson's life back in January when he was competing for the UFC flyweight title against current champion Demetrious Johnson. Dodson tagged Johnson with a huge shot that rocked the champion, and sent him reeling back towards the canvas. For just a split second, Dodson hesitated and didn't go for the kill and the end result was Johnson having...
Via Fox Sports
October 15, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC on FOX 8: Demetrious Johnson Submits John Moraga (Video Highlight)

John Moraga was an All-American wrestler when he attended Arizona State University. Reigning UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson (pictured) proved Saturday night there’s a significant difference between freestyle wrestling and MMA wrestling. Through nearly 25 minutes of action, Johnson was successful on all 12 of his takedown attempts against his challenger. Moraga, meanwhile...
Via 5thRound.com
July 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Go Head 2 Head with Johnson and Moraga

Demetrious Johnson's success has made him a fixture in the flyweight division. The weight class is still growing and stars have emerged but because of a shallow talent pool, relatively unknown fighters are getting big opportunities. Enter, John Moraga, a gritty fighter with an incredible skillset but still relatively untested in the UFC with only two fights. Will he be up for...
Via Fox Sports
July 26, 2013  |  Discuss
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