623 Search Results for demetrious johnson

Apr 19, 2016 8:30 am

Check out this Saturday’s UFC 197 fight card

UFC 197 takes place this Saturday night live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The pay-per-view fight card includes two championship fights. The event headliner has former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones taking on Ovince Saint Preux for the UFC’s interim light heavyweight title. In the evening’s co-main event, UFC flyweight champion...

Apr 16, 2016 7:27 pm

VIDEO | John Dodson blitzes Manny Gamburyan, wins via TKO

UFC Tampa Results:John Dodson def. Manny Gamburyan via TKO, at 0:47 of round 1 pic.twitter.com/sNyKOWrhrB — Combat Nation (@combatnationmma) April 16, 2016 On the UFC Fight Pass Preliminary Card of UFC on FOX 19, John Dodson made his emphatic return to the UFC’s bantamweight division as he stopped Manny Gamburyan with strikes in under a...

Apr 6, 2016 9:41 am

Corey ‘Beastin 25/8’ Anderson pays it forward with generous act

Recently, the UFC announced that the tryouts for the next season of The Ultimate Fighter would be held at the end of April in Las Vegas. The season will be unlike any other in the show’s history given the fact that the winner will get a flyweight title shot against the winner of UFC 197’s...


Mar 31, 2016 8:54 am

VIDEO | UFC 197 Extended Preview

UFC pound for pound kingpin Jon Jones had his day in court this morning, and it appears as though his UFC 197 fight with Daniel Cormier is still on after he received 5 tickets. Given that, check out this extended preview for UFC 197, which also features a flyweight title fight between Demetrious Johnson and...

Mar 3, 2016 10:24 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor breaks down the top 10 pound-for-pound fighters in the world

Do you agree with @thenotoriousmma's P4P rankings? #ufc196 A video posted by MMAFighting.com (@mmafightingdotcom) on Mar 2, 2016 at 10:06pm PST UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor feels that he is the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world, and also takes more than just the spot of number one. “The Notorious” spoke with the media on...

Feb 19, 2016 11:50 pm

Fighters react to bizarre Kimbo Slice vs. Dada 5000 fight

In the co-main event of Bellator 149 Kimbo Slice and Dada 5000 had their highly anticipated grudge match. The fight was a strange one to say the least, with Slice ultimately getting the win after Dada 5000 appeared to hit the ground from exhaustion. Immediately Twitter blew up with reactions from the fight, with many...

Feb 18, 2016 1:12 am

UFC announces Anthony Pettis vs. Edson Barboza for UFC 197

The UFC announced another exciting bout for the UFC 197 card taking place on April 23 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis will meet Edson Barboza that has “Fight of the Night” written all over it. #UFC197 lands LW scrap between @ShowtimePettis & @EdsonBarbozaJR...

Feb 10, 2016 3:44 pm

Henry Cejudo’s bold declaration ahead of UFC 197

Throughout the history of MMA we’ve seen many incredible fighters. From fighters like Igor Vovchanchyn and Fedor Emelianenko to Anderson Silva and Jon Jones, there have been many phenomenal fighters. Outside of MMA, we’ve seen standout combat athletes such as Eddie Bravo, Jordan Burroughs, and more. Now, Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo believes that he...

Feb 9, 2016 8:10 am

Analyst Breakdown Video: Jon Jones vs Daniel Cormier 2 & One More Title Fight!

MMA fans are in for a treat when Jones vs Cormier 2 headline the UFC 197 card in April. The re-match was in the works originally for a New York MMA debut, however, failed attempts of regulating MMA forced the event to the original venue in Las Vegas NV. Demetrious Johnson will also be fighting...

Jan 25, 2016 10:15 am

Stat Leaders: Strikes landed – Active fighters Top 10

Striking is one of essential ingredients to an effective stand-up game. The names on the list shouldn’t be a surprise to most with the likes of the Diaz brothers landing the #2 and #4 spots respectively. With some fighters on the list out of competition for a while, it’s impressive to see their names on...

Jan 20, 2016 9:51 am

Pound for Pound Rankings: Making Moves – UFC’s best of the best –

After every event one of the hot topics that come up in conversation and end in debate is, who’s the top ten elite in the UFC? ¬† ¬†Rest assure we’ve got the list to strengthen your argument. The biggest mover and shaker that is back on the p4p rankings is Dominick “The Dominator” Cruz after...

Jan 19, 2016 8:05 am

Cruz responds to potential Mighty Mouse superfight

Following his ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ win over TJ Dillashaw, a lot of doors opened for newly crowned bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz. Cruz could have a rematch with former champion TJ Dillashaw, accept Urijah Faber’s callout, or even accept a superfight with flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson, whose coach called Cruz out on Facebook. Cruz responded...

Jan 1, 2016 11:17 am

Vote for your favorites! 2016 World MMA Award nominees announced

On Thursday, the nominees for the Fighters Only 2016 World MMA Awards were announced. Fans can vote for their favorite nominees at WorldMMAAwards.com. Voting is now open and will run through Friday, Jan. 31, 2016 at 12 Midnight PT. This marks the eighth annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards ceremony and will take place on...

Dec 26, 2015 2:14 pm

“Talent does not exist”

When we see incredible fighters such as Jon Jones, Demetrious Johnson, or Conor McGregor, many fans assume that these men are given an extraordinary talent which has been carefully groomed over the years in order to make them the superstars they are today. The way Conor McGregor sees it, that’s not true. In fact, McGregor...

Dec 15, 2015 9:34 am

Wow! Jon Jones comments on new pound-for-pound rankings

The pound-for-pound debate is never ending. Experts, fans, and fighters themselves will all have their opinion on who the best pound-for-pound fighter is or was. That one “best” individual all comes down to one’s point of view and there will always be an argument coming in hot for the debate. In the recent UFC 194...

Dec 3, 2015 8:25 am

On this day: John Dodson defeats TJ Dillashaw, wins TUF 14

On this day 4 years ago John Dodson and T.J. Dillashaw fought in the finale of The Ultimate Fighter 14, also known as The Ultimate Fighter: Team Bisping vs. Team Miller. Dodson ended up knocking out Dillashaw in the 1st round to win the show as a bantamweight. In his next fight, Dodson dropped back...

Nov 27, 2015 8:52 am

PART 2! The MMA community celebrates Thanksgiving

Yesterday for Thanksgiving many fighters took the opportunity to gorge themselves on tons of food. On the other hand, many fighters had to abstain from feasting because they’re preparing to cut weight for upcoming fights. Check out part 2 of our ‘MMA community celebrates Thanksgiving’ compilation below, and be sure to check out part 1...

Nov 22, 2015 8:15 am

Cejudo gives conditions for fighting for UFC championship in Vegas

Henry Cejudo extended his undefeated record this past weekend when he picked up a split decision win over Jussier Formiga in Monterrey Mexico. UFC flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson was on hand for the fight, because the winner of the bout would likely be his next opponent. Following the win, it has been assumed that Cejudo...

Nov 21, 2015 9:24 pm

UFC FN 78 results: Henry Cejudo wins via decision

Henry Cejudo extended his undefeated record tonight on the main card of UFC Fight Night 78 by defeating Jussier Formiga via decision. With tonight’s win Cejudo extends his professional MMA record to 10=0. It is important to note that UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson was in attendance at the event, and will likely be Cejudo’s...

Nov 16, 2015 2:43 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Ronda Rousey Drops out of Top 10 P4P

“UFC 193” has come and gone and the official UFC rankings have been updated! Some major changes were made as big names made major drops and a familiar face pops back up in the light heavyweight division. Ronda Rousey’s devastating loss to now-champion Holly Holm may not have caused a major drop for her in...

Nov 15, 2015 4:22 pm

Twitter reacts to Ronda Rousey’s brutal KO loss to Holly Holm

The main event of “UFC 193” will surely be talked about for months to come and could go down in mixed martial arts history as one of the greatest upsets to ever take place. A confident Ronda Rousey was prepared to step into the octagon and attempt to defend her UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship once...

Nov 12, 2015 7:49 am

Dodson wants undefeated prospect at bantamweight

Veteran UFC flyweight John Dodson is coming off his 2nd loss to Demetrious Johnson in a title fight, and with a long road back to a 3rd title shot, Dodson is turning his sights to the bantamweight division. According to Ariel Helwani on UFC Tonight, Dodson is specifically looking to fight undefeated prospect Thomas Almeida,...

Nov 1, 2015 10:10 am

PHOTOS | MMA community celebrates Halloween – Part 2!

Yesterday the MMA community celebrated Halloween, which resulted in many fighters dressing up in Halloween costumes. The result was many scary and many hysterical costumes. There were so many good ones, that we had to compile a second list of the best costumes from the MMA community. In addition, see more fighter’s Halloween costumes by...

Oct 18, 2015 12:05 pm

Cruz to Dillashaw: I’m out for 4 years and I’m STILL going to beat you

Dominick Cruz has only stepped foot in the octagon once within the last four years thanks to a pair of ACL injuries that has kept him on the sidelines. Before suffering the injury, Cruz defended his championship against Demetrious Johnson and Urijah Faber and established himself as a dominant champion in a short amount of...

Oct 13, 2015 10:14 am

“I’m going to break Anderson Silva’s record”

UFC Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson (23-2-1 MMA) does not give a damn who his next opponent is going to be. “Mighty Mouse” is solely focused on one goal, and that’s breaking Anderson Silva’s record of 10 consecutive world title defenses. “I don’t give a damn,” Johnson told MMA Junkie when asked who he wanted to...