Johnson vs. Bagautinov title fight to headline UFC 174 in Vancouver

HOV-MMA 2013 fighter of the year, Demetrious Johnson, has been given the first PPV headlining assignment of his career. The first, and only UFC flyweight champion will make the fourth defense of his strap against World Combat Sambo Champion Ali Bagautinov on June 14th in Vancouver. Johnson went 3-0 during his 2013 campaign. All three bouts were UFC on FOX headliners and all three...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson to headline UFC 174 against Ali Bagautinov

History will be made on June 14 when UFC 174 becomes the first UFC pay-per-view to be headlined by a flyweight bout. According to MMA Fighting, current champion Demetrious Johnson, nicknamed “Mighty Mouse,“ will defend his title against Ali Bagautinov on a card that also has a big bout in the welterweight division when Tyron Woodley fights Rory MacDonald. Johnson has been the...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson Vs Ali Bagautinov Headlines UFC 174; Woodley Vs MacDonald Also Now Official

Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will finally get a chance to headline a UFC pay-per-view event when he headlines UFC 174 against Ali Bagautinov in Vancouver, Canada on June 14th. Johnson has had to make do with fronting three ‘UFC On FOX’ events last year which helped expose him to millions of potential fans, and of the back of his most impressive performance to date, knocking...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Holding Their Weight?: The UFC’s Flyweight Division

Is the UFC’s flyweight division holding up against the other division in the organization? Alex Ramirez – March 26, 2014 Word broke out on Wednesday that former flyweight title challengers John Dodson (15-6) and John Moraga (14-2) will go head to head in June. The bout is scheduled to take place on the UFC Fight Night event to be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico on June 7th. Though...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Might Mouse And His Lovely Wife!

Flyweight king Demetrious Johnson is off to Vegas and snaps a picture with his beautiful wife before heading out! Excited to see the champ get back to work soon as he has become arguably the most technical fighter on the entire UFC roster! All the best to Mighty Mouse and his family! Watch all fighter video blogs at Mighty Mouse and his little man are awesome
Via Tito Couture
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Mighty Mouse And His Little Man Are Awesome

Flyweight king Demetrious Johnson enjoys some time with his adorable little man Tyren! We will see if fatherhood changes DJ at all as a fighter but my guess he is going to be even more motivated to stay on top.  All the best to the champ and his family! Demetrious Johnson and Uriah Hall show some moves Watch all fighter video blogs at
Via Tito Couture
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Thacover2 Interview: UFC’s Uriah Hall, Demetrious Johnson And Karyn Bryant

I had the distinct pleasure of sitting down for an amazing lunch at Butcher and Singer to interview the UFC’s Uriah Hall, Demetrious Johnson and Karyn Bryant. The meet and greet was scheduled to help kick off the Philadelphia leg of the UFC’s celebration of Black History Month in five cities across the U.S. The fighters and Mrs. Bryant teamed up to visit several cities across...
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February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Why Georges St-Pierre Should Not Come Back, UFC On Fox 9 Recap

It was a big weekend in the world of MMA. UFC on Fox 9 took place on Saturday night from Sacramento, California with Demetrious Johnson defeating Joseph Benavidez by first round knockout in the main event to retain the UFC flyweight championship. It was also announced on Friday that long time reigning UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre was vacating the title effective...
Via Between The Ropes
December 16, 2013  |  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: Johnson vs. Moraga’ Fight Card Complete

With Thursday night’s edition of the bantamweight brawl between John Albert and Yaotzin Meza, the 13-bout roster for “UFC on FOX: Johnson vs. Moraga” has been finalized. The event takes place July 27 inside KeyArena in Seattle, Washington. Demetrious Johnson (pictured) defends his flyweight crown against John Moraga in the card’s featured attraction. A pivotal welterweight...
May 10, 2013  |  Discuss

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