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CHRIS CARIASO RUMORS

‘UFC 178: Johnson vs. Cariaso’ Salaries Released

The Nevada Athletic Commission has released the disclosed salaries for all the contestants who competed in Saturday’s “UFC 178: Johnson vs. Cariaso” event. Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson (pictured) was the night’s highest earner. He scored $183,000, with $54,000 coming via win bonus, for submitting Chris Cariaso in the show’s featured attraction. Cariaso made just...
Via 5thRound.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Can Demetrious Johnson be stopped?

UFC Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson successfully defended his title at UFC 178 on Saturday night against Chris Cariaso, and that has become a seemingly unstoppable result every time the champ steps into the octagon. Johnson has dominated the flyweight division since its inception a couple years ago. He is the only champion the division has had in its short lifespan, and...
Via Mill City Sports
2 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
2 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
3 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
3 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...
Via Fight Booth
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Fighter Scouting Report: Chris Cariaso

(Joe Maiorana-USA TODAY Sports)   Chris Cariaso Vitals 5’3″ 125 lbs (Flyweight) 64.5″ reach, Sophomore May 27, 1981 Record 17-5 (UFC: 7-3) Current Streak 3 straight wins Training - SanShou champion - Golden Gloves champion Championships Held ISCF Bantamweight Champion: 2009 (no title defenses)   Strengths - very good striker - active striker – lands lots of strikes - […]
Via MMA Manifesto
4 days ago  |  Discuss

‘UFC 178: Johnson vs. Cariaso’ Betting Odds (Main Card)

Reigning flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is an overwhelming 16-1 odds-on favorite to dispose of Chris Cariaso this Saturday at UFC 178, and that’s why nobody really cares about the show’s featured attraction. However, the other four fights on the live pay-per-view broadcasts should be of the barn-burner variety. Take a look at the co-main event, for example. Donald Cerrone...
Via 5thRound.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 178 Event Poster; Updated Fight Card

Even with the loss of the Jon Jones-Daniel Cormier grudge super-match, UFC 178 is still shaping up to be the most stacked card of the year. One could even argue that the main event may even be the least anticipated bout of the top six. How about you tell us what you think of UFC 178, as it stands today, below. Main Card (PPV) • Flyweight Title Bout: Demetrious Johnson (C) vs. Chris...
Via Fight Booth
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Martinez replaces Horiguchi, steps in to face Cariaso at UFC 169

A training injury has forced Kyoji Horiguchi out of his scheduled bout at UFC 169 against fellow flyweight Chris Cariaso. In his place steps former Ultimate Fighter 18 hopeful Danny Martinez, who accepts the bout on just over two weeks' notice until fight time. UFC officials confirmed the change on Wednesday. Danny Martinez (16-4) will make his UFC debut when he steps up to...
Via Fox Sports
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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