657 Search Results for demetrious johnson

Aug 7, 2015 1:21 am

John Dodson Randomly Drug Tested For Title Fight

UFC flyweight John Dodson is preparing to take on the champion, Demetrious Johnson, at UFC 191 and it looks like he just received a visit from a random drug tester. Dodson took to social media, much like Johnson did, and announced that he was randomly drug tested. However, there was a problem. Dodson said in...

Aug 6, 2015 5:58 pm

Dodson: ‘DJ’s The False King Of The Flyweights’

  “I don’t hate Demetrious Johnson, but I hate the fact that he has something that belongs to me and that I should have already. That belt is mine, and this is a false king that everyone is putting up for the pound-for-pound champion. He’s No. 3 and he could possibly move up to No....

Aug 4, 2015 6:39 am

Heavyweight Clash Frank Mir vs. Andrei Arlovski added to UFC 191

It was reported earlier this week, but on the UFC 190 broadcast this past weekend it was confirmed by the UFC that heavyweights Frank Mir and Andrei Arlovski will in fact clash at UFC 191. UFC 191 will take place on Sept. 5 in Las Vegas and will feature a main event flyweight title fight...

Aug 3, 2015 5:35 pm

Rankings Report: Rousey sends Correia far away from top 5

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey solidified her spot atop the women’s bantamweight division with another exciting title defense. This past Saturday at “UFC 190”, Rousey only needed thirty four seconds to send Bethe Correia crashing face first into the canvas. As a result of the loss, Correia has dropped three spots in the rankings...


Jul 29, 2015 10:28 am

Dominick Cruz: ‘I Could Be Duane Ludwig’s Coach’

The talking has started and seems to only be getting more and more volatile between current UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and former champ Dominick Cruz. Cruz went on The MMA Hour and completely unloaded on Dillashaw’s striking coach Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig. Check it out! “Duane Ludwig is the same guy who told (Joseph) Benavidez,...

Jul 27, 2015 3:44 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Tate Takes Top Spot, 4 Women Ranked Above Correia

“UFC on FOX 16” is in the books and a couple fighters from the main card made some big moves! Miesha Tate’s co main-event performance against Jessica Eye earned her the top-spot directly under Ronda Rousey, once again. Jesssica Eye dropped a single spot due to the loss, however. TJ Dillashaw surpassed UFC Heavyweight Champion...

Jul 26, 2015 6:57 pm

Booking Roundup: McCall Out, 4 Undefeated Fighters Set to Make Debut, & More!

“Uncle Creepy” Ian McCall has been forced out of his upcoming fight with Dustin Ortiz and UFC just signed their replacement! Also, several undefeated fighters will be invading the octagon to keep their streak alive while trying to make it at the next level. Catch up with the latest fight announcements in this week’s “Booking...

Jul 20, 2015 2:27 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Michael Bisping’s Win Gets Ignored

Michael Bisping and Thales Leites clashed in the main event of UFC Fight Night 72. Even though Bisping came out on top, his ranking in the middleweight division did not change at all as he remained at #9. Anderson Silva continues to drop in the pound for pound rankings, this week dropping TWO spots to...

Jul 13, 2015 2:18 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Conor McGregor Soars into P4P List

“UFC 189” and “The Ultimate Fighter: ATT vs. Blackzilians” Finale are both in the books and the rankings received a major facelift. Conor McGregor ended an amazing night of fights with a performance that won him the UFC Interim Featherweight Championship. As a result of this, McGregor has hopped above Mendes and Edgar as the #1...

Jun 29, 2015 1:45 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Romero Now Among the Elite in Middleweight Rankings

“UFC Fight Night 70” has come and gone and we saw some major shifts in the middleweight division! Yoel Romero’s dominant victory over Lyoto Machida propelled him into the top five of the middleweight division. With Romero moving up to the third spot, this knocked Vitor Belfort and Lyoto Machida down a peg. Machida remains...

Jun 25, 2015 6:42 am

“Mighty Mouse” Gets New Challenge In The Form Of A Rematch

It looks like UFC flyweight John Dodson will get what he’s been asking for. Announced on this weeks episode of UFC Tonight, Dodson will get the next title shot against flyweight king Demetrious Johnson. There has been no venue or date set for the title fight yet. This will be a rematch from their fight...

Jun 22, 2015 4:20 pm

UFC Champ ‘Mighty Mouse’: It Feels Good to Be King

Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson isn’t known for his trash talk, but it looks like he’s trying to fix that. Johnson has been crushing competition in his division while defending his UFC Flyweight Championship. As a matter of fact, Johnson has only lost ONCE throughout his twelve fight UFC run. It's good to be the king.....

Jun 22, 2015 1:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Strawweight VanZant Makes Moves

UFC Fight Night 69 is in the books and the rankings have been updated! Joanna Jedrzejczyk
 shook up the strawweight division with her dominant performance against Jessica Penne. Tatsuya Kawajiri defeated Dennis Siver this past Saturday in Berlin, Germany and jumped up three spots to number twelve in the featherweight division as a result! After...

Jun 21, 2015 12:00 pm

UFC’s Cringeworthy New “International Fight Week” Commercial

What do you get when you have Forrest Griffin, Luke Rockhold, Paige VanZant, Demetrious Johnson, Bruce Buffer, and other UFC superstars in an elevator with a fight fan? One hell of an awkward commercial, of course! UFC International Fight Week returns to Las Vegas July 7-12th. Will you be going? Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant...

Jun 15, 2015 2:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Velasquez Falls Far in P4P, Alvarez Makes Big Jump

“UFC 188” caused the biggest shakeups in the official UFC rankings in recent memory. Cain Velasquez stepped into the octagon with his UFC Heavyweight Championship on Saturday night, but walked out with empty hands and a bloody nose as Fabricio Werdum submitted him in the third round. As a result of this, Velasquez dropped six...

Jun 13, 2015 7:27 am

Cejudo: ‘I Can Dominate The Champ’

“I think it’ll be about timing. I feel ready now, but obviously I have a team behind me, and we make a decision together. It’s not just me, myself and I. It’s my team that comes together, and we make the best decision possible. “We not only can win the belt, but win it decisively...

Jun 11, 2015 11:30 am

Cejudo’s READY! Calls Out Entire Flyweight Division

“I’m ready for anybody. If it’s John Dodson, if it’s Demetrious Johnson, if it’s Joseph Benavidez, I’m ready for whichever one, whoever wants a piece of me.” “I think they know I’m an elite athlete, I’m not your average flyweight. I’m a really strong flyweight, I’ve got strong hands, if they want to take their...

Jun 8, 2015 4:16 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Hendo Back in the Mix, Rothwell Makes Moves

Another UFC event has come and gone and the official UFC rankings have been updated accordingly. There are some odd changes this week, but everything seems to be in order for the stars of Fight Night 68. Dan Henderson made his way into the middleweight rankings. Previously unranked, Hendo took the thirteenth spot above Robert...

Jun 8, 2015 1:59 am

“Mighty Mouse” Learns to Never Hold a Baby Over His Head

Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson may be a master of the octagon, but it seems like he still has a lot to learn when it comes to taking care of children. One of the cardinal rules of holding a young child is to never hold them over your head after they just ate… because they will...

Jun 4, 2015 4:11 am

“Mighty Mouse” Wants On Vegas Card, Cool With Co-Main Slot

UFC flyweight champion (CHAMPION!) suggests that he fight in the co-main event at UFC 191. That’s right Demetrious Johnson might have given in to all the talk about hi not being able to carry a card and bring in viewers. Johnson’s interest in being on the newly announced card in Vegas was reported on last...

Jun 2, 2015 5:45 am

Jussier Formiga: ‘It’s My Time For A Title Shot’

UFC flyweight Jussier Formiga did his job and beat Wilson Reis this past weekend, making his win streak 3 in a row. Now, the fighter is calling for his title shot. Formiga is the only top 5 flyweight that hasn’t already challenged Demetrious Johnson for his belt. Here’s what Formiga told the media on Saturday....

Jun 1, 2015 3:05 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Weidman Making Moves In P4P, Condit Stays Put

We are one week removed from Chris Weidman’s successful UFC Middleweight Championship defense at UFC 187 and he is still making moves in the rankings. Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson got kicked out of spot number-two in favor of “The All American”, and Anderson Silva dropped two spots to number twelve. Donald Cerrone made an odd...

May 31, 2015 1:49 pm

Jussier Formiga Shooting for Gold After Big UFC Fight Night 67 Win

Jussier Formiga had an opportunity to show the world what he was made of when he fought Wilson Reis on the main card of UFC Fight Night 67 this past Saturday. Not only did Formiga walk out with his hands raised, but he put on a one-sided performance and shut Reis down almost every opportunity...

May 28, 2015 7:17 pm

RATINGS REPORT! UFC 187 Preliminary Card Draws Average Audience

The reports are in and UFC 187’s preliminary broadcast on FOX Sports 1 broad in an average number of viewers with 780,000. To put that in a little bit of prospective, UFC 186, headlined by Demetrious Johnson, did 710,000 with its preliminary card. Another big sporting event took place during the same time. Something called...

May 26, 2015 8:45 am

Should Dodson Get His Rematch?

Surprise! He thinks he should. The UFC flyweight thinks it’s clear that he should be the next title challenger. After his win over Zach Makovsly at UFC 187, at the post-fight press conference, Dodson had this to say about a potential rematch. “It’s a no-brainer for me. I always still want to beat up Demetrious...

May 24, 2015 4:10 pm

Dodson Thinks Rematch with “Mighty Mouse” Is a “No-Brainer”

John Dodson put on an impressive performance at UFC 187 when he defeated Zach Makovsky by way of unanimous decision. Now, with three wins under his belt since his last fight with Demetrious Johnson, Dodson thinks it’s time for another shot at the title. “It’s a no-brainer for me,” Dodson said during the UFC 187...

May 19, 2015 12:59 pm

MIGHTY MOUSE Still Eyeing ‘Mighty Check’ For Super Fight

Demetrious Johnson could go down as one of the most underrated UFC champions in the company’s history. “Mighty Mouse” has racked up an impressive ten victories inside of the octagon and has successfully defended his flyweight title six times. “Mighty Mouse” wants his name to be synonymous with the flyweight division in the future. Johnson...

May 19, 2015 10:18 am

Frankie Edgar Jumps into “Pound for Pound” List in Updated UFC Rankings

Frankie Edgar came out on top against Urijah Faber at “UFC Fight Night 66” and he made his return to the pound for pound rankings in the most recent edition of UFC’s official rankings! Despite being the most dominant athlete in the world, Ronda Rousey has moved down a spot in the “pound for pound”...