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Demetrious Johnson Defends Title Against Wilson Reis At UFC 201

UFC flyweight king Demetrious Johnson (pictured) will defend this crown against Wilson Reis at UFC 201. The mathcup was announced on this week’s edition of “UFC Tonight.” The 125-pounders will co-headline the gig. Johnson, arguably the best pound-for-pound fighter in the game, has rattled off 10 straight victories, with the last eight being of the title defense variety. ...
Via 5thRound.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson vs. Wilson Reis set as co-main event for UFC 201

Demetrious Johnson will return to action, putting his flyweight title on the line as the co-main event when he faces Wilson Reis at UFC 201 on July 30 in Atlanta.The new fight was announced during "UFC Tonight" on Wednesday.It was just a week ago when the UFC announced that Johnson would defend his flyweight title in December against the winner of the next season of "The Ultimate...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

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
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Henry Cejudo: Demetrious Johnson humbled me at UFC 197

Former Olympic wrestling champion Henry Cejudo has spent most of his life in the positions he found himself in Saturday night during his UFC 197 co-main event title challenge of flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson. Cejudo took Johnson down quickly but when "Mighty Mouse" got back to his feet, the two found themselves in the clinch.Cejudo felt comfortable there, until Johnson began...
Via Fox Sports
April 25, 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 proves that the UFC's biggest show is in its lightest division

You wouldn't know it from watching him win, quickly, but on Saturday night Demetrious Johnson fought perhaps the biggest threat of his flyweight career. Heading into their UFC 197 co-main event Olympic wrestling gold-medalist Henry Cejudo - with his speed and takedown ability - seemed like an athletic and stylistic problem for the longtime 125lbs champion.In fact, Cejudo did take...
Via Fox Sports
April 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson: The UFC didn't tell me about TUF plans to put my title up for grabs

Season 24 of The Ultimate Fighter had a killer concept - The surviving contestant would earn a flyweight world title shot. The UFC announced it and tryouts for the season to a good amount of fanfare and the internet began to buzz about who would end up being on the fighting cast.The only problem was that no one in the UFC bothered to tell flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson. At...
Via Fox Sports
April 19, 2016  |  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 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

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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