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DEMETRIOUS JOHNSON RUMORS

Joseph Benavidez defends Demetrious Johnson: "Our job is to fight"

The UFC flyweight division will celebrate its third anniversary in March 2015, but the weight class is still struggling to find attention from fans when it comes to ratings and overall appeal for pay-per-view buys. The division has only ever known one champion, Demetrious Johnson, who might be the best pound-for-pound talent on the planet and also the person with the least interest...
Via Fox Sports
29 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
September 28, 2014  |  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

Demetrious Johnson Dominates Ali Bagautinov at UFC 174 (Video Highlights)

Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson (pictured) fought Ali Bagautinov for 25 minutes at UFC 174, but you’d never know it by looking at his face after their scrap. Johnson left the tango without a single scratch on his face, literally. When it was all said and done, “Mighty Mouse” cruised to a lopsided (50-45, 50-45, 50-45) unanimous decision victory over the Russian to retain...
Via 5thRound.com
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson outclasses Ali Bagautinov at UFC 174

Demetrious Johnson put on a striking masterclass to defeat Ali Bagautinov and retain his belt at UFC 174. Mandatory Credit: ufc.com Demetrious Johnson had his fourth successive flyweight title defence by comprehensively beating Russian Sambo master Ali Bagautinov over five rounds. The first round started at a slow pace with both fighters trying to feel each other out and find their...
Via The Sports Journal
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson Defeats Ali Bagautinov By Decision At UFC 174

Demetrious Johnson retained his flyweight title tonight in the mian event of UFC 174 with a unanimous decision victory over Ali Bagautinov. Round One: leg kick for Johnson to start. Johnson feeling his way forward, missing with a couple of leg kicks along the way. He’s taken the center of the cage, but then Bagautinov presses forward with powerful strikes that don’t find a home...
Via Fight Of The Night
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Fighter of the Year 2013: Demetrious Johnson

image credit - AP/SeattleTimesThere are a lot of factors that go into naming the 2013 Fighter of the Year. It is not only about who had the best year in the cage it is about whose fights matter most. Championship fights matter more than non-title fights and nobody had more championship fights the Demetrius Johnson. Let’s take a minute to look at who had tremendous years in which...
Via hov-mma
January 06, 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

Demetrious Johnson UFC Fight Purse Breakdown

Demetrious Johnson * denotes an estimated purse Click on event name for full payout for all fighters for that event   Read more ...
Via MMA Manifesto
December 14, 2013  |  Discuss
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