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Demetrious Johnson Vs Chris Cariaso Set For UFC 177

A flyweight title fight between reigning champion Demetrious ‘Mighty Mouse’ Johnson and Chris Cariaso has been announced for UFC 177 in California on August 30th. That means there’ll be two titles on the line at the pay-per-view event, with new bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw also looking to make the first defense of his belt in a headlining rematch with it’s former owner...
Via Fight Of The Night
12 days ago  |  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
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson Set To Defend UFC Flyweight Title At UFC 177

If Demetrious Johnson was looking for a long layoff, he isn’t getting it. Yahoo Sports is reporting that Johnson will defend the UFC flyweight title against Chris Cariaso at UFC 177 on August 30 from the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. The fight will serve as the co-main event of the show as the main event is the rematch between UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw...
Via Between The Ropes
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson defends his title against Chris Cariaso at UFC 177

Demetrious Johnson will make a quick turn around from his last title defense to put the UFC flyweight title on the line when he faces Chris Cariaso in a new bout just announced on Tuesday.
Via Fox Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Demetrious Johnson vs. Chris Cariaso Co-Headlines UFC 177

What’s better than having just one title fight headlining a pay-per-view broadcast? TWO! On Wednesday, it was announced reigning flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson (pictured) will put his strap up for grabs against Chris Cariaso at UFC 177. The 125-pounders will serve as the opening act for the bantamweight rematch between champion TJ Dillashaw and Renan Barao. The UFC announced...
Via 5thRound.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Addresses Ali Bagautinov’s Failed Drug Test for EPO

For the second time in less than a month, another UFC fighter has failed a random drug test for erythropoietin (EPO). It has been announced former flyweight top contender Ali Bagautinov tested positive for the performance-enhancing substance prior to his UFC 174 title bout against champion Demetrious Johnson. Bagautinov has been issued a one-year suspension, retroactive to his unanimous...
Via 5thRound.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Ali Bagautinov Suspended For A Year After Testing Positive For EPO

Ali Bagautinov has been suspended for a year after a pre-fight drugs test prior to his flyweight title fight with Demetrious Johnson at UFC 174 resulted in him testing positive for the banned substance EPO. Bagautinov took the drugs test just under two weeks prior to the event, but he was still able to compete since the lab results didn’t come back until a later date. EPO is a...
Via Fight Of The Night
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White Defends Demetrious Johnson’s Pay-Per-View Drawing Power

At 125 pounds, Demetrious Johnson (pictured) is currently the smallest UFC champion. However, UFC president Dana White believes the reigning flyweight king is still big enough to headline future pay-per-view shows despite the rumored lackluster numbers UFC 174 did last month. “Demetrious will headline another pay-per-view, he’s the champion,” White stated over the weekend....
Via 5thRound.com
19 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 174: Johnson vs. Bagautinov Results

Results for UFC 174: Johnson vs. Bagautinov. The card took place on June 14, 2014 from the Rogers Arena in Vancouver, Canada. The main event was a flyweight championship between Demetrious Johnson and Ali Bagautinov. Main Card seen on Pay-Per-View: Demetrious Johnson def. Ali Bagautinov via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45) Rory MacDonald def. Tyron Woodley via unanimous decision...
Via Overtime
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
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