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Flyweights re-energizing 'The Ultimate Fighter' in 24th season

Four fights into the new season of "The Ultimate Fighter" and it's clear the flyweights didn't just come out to put on a show.They came to steal it.The latest installment of the long running reality competition series introduced 16 flyweight champions from around the world, all vying for a shot at champion Demetrious Johnson when the season is over.The UFC pulled out all the stops...
Via FOX Sports
6 hours ago

UFC flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson signs new 8-fight deal

On Monday afternoon, UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson announced he has signed a new eight-fight deal with the promotion. Johnson, who recorded his eighth consecutive title defense over Henry Cejudo at UFC 197, agreed to the new deal despite having two fights remaining on his current deal. “I’ve signed a new eight-fight deal, I’m very excited to announce that,” Johnson...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 16, 2016  |  Discuss

UFC 197: Demetrious Johnson vs. Henry Cejudo (Video Highlights)

UFC flyweight king Demetrious Johnson (pictured) is so boring to watch! That guy never fishes anybody! Yeah, about that… Johnson waxed off former Olympic wrestling gold medalist Henry Cejudo in just 169 seconds Saturday at UFC 197. The TKO win marked Johnson’s eighth straight title defense. Further silencing his haters, Cejuda was the fifth victim Johnson has finished off before...
Via 5thRound.com
April 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson says there’s not enough money for him to risk damage to his brain

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson recently appeared on the Joe Rogan Experience podcast and during that interview, Johnson explained that there’s not enough money in the world for him to risk damage to his brain. “There’s not enough money in the world for me to risk my brain damage,” Johnson said. “I know I’m fighting right now, and people are like, ‘Well why...
Via Campus Sports Net
December 06, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: UFC champ Demetrious Johnson owns 'DDR'

Demetrious Johnson has proven that he has some swift footwork in the octagon. Now the world can see that he also has some pretty sweet moves in the arcade.The 29-year-old UFC flyweight champion posted a video to his Instagram displaying his mad skills on the "Dance Dance Revolution" platform. Not only are his feet moving at lightning speed, but take a look at the video screen ...
Via Yardbarker
December 04, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC: Demetrious Johnson, What’s Next?

This question is raised after every champion’s title defense, but the answer is a bit cloudy in Johnson’s case. At UFC 191 Johnson took on John Dodson and may have eliminated the only remaining competition in the flyweight division. Dodson was looked upon as being the closes guy to challenge Johnson. Over the last year and a half his name was always brought in the post fight...
Via BadCulture
September 08, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 191 Results: Demetrious Johnson Wins By Unanimous Decision

Number one flyweight contender John Dodson gave champion Demetrious Johnson the toughest test of his reign when they first met in 2013. Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, it wasn’t even close as Johnson won a five-round unanimous decision in the main event of UFC 191 to retain his 125-pound crown for the seventh time. “I’m a hard worker, and I knew that John Dodson...
Via NESN.com
September 06, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 191: Demetrious Johnson, John Dodson Look Ahead; Heavyweights Reflect On Past

Thursday’s UFC 191 media conference call had a very “Old School vs. New School” feel to it, as the four competitors that make up next weekend’s main and co-main event fights pressed pause on their final preparations to discuss their upcoming bouts. Representing the “Old School” were co-main event participants Andrei Arlovski and Frank Mir — two former champions that...
Via NESN.com
August 28, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 186: Demetrious Johnson Earns Submission Win Over Kyoji Horiguchi

It was another 24 minutes and 59 seconds of dominance Saturday night at Bell Centre in Montreal, as UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson retained his title for the sixth time, submitting a game, but overmatched Kyoji Horiguchi in the UFC 186 main event. The finish was the latest ever in UFC history. Horiguchi wore off any nervous energy at the start with several kicks, allowing...
Via NESN.com
April 26, 2015  |  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
April 26, 2015  |  Discuss
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