Tag: Demetrious Johnson

Demetrious Johnson still interested in T.J. Dillashaw superfight, but not the UFC bantamweight belt

MMAfighting.com By Dave Doyle@davedoylemma  Most of the talk about a proposed superfight between UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw and flyweight titleholder T.J. Dillashaw has centered on the idea that Dillashaw would go down to 125 pounds and challenge the longest-reigning current UFC champ for his title. That goes against the […]

Demetrious Johnson: I’d rather be 12-time defending champ than two-division title-holder

Bloodyelbow.com By Milan Ordoñez@Mr_Ordonez Reigning UFC flyweight champion and top pound-for-pound fighter Demetrious Johnsoncurrently holds the most number of successful title defenses with a total of 11. While his next fight is still undetermined, the matchup that has been brought up for him is a possible fight against current bantamweight […]

Henry Cejudo: Demetrious Johnson beats T.J. Dillashaw ‘by a landslide’ at 125

Bloodyelbow.com By Lewis Mckeever@Mckeever89 Top-three ranked UFC flyweight contender Henry Cejudo doesn’t think a flyweight championship superfight between Demetrious Johnson and T.J. Dillashaw bodes well for Dillashaw. The fight hasn’t been announced, but Cejudo, who was knocked out by reigning flyweight champ Johnson at UFC 197, thinks ‘Mighty Mouse’ wins […]

Demetrious Johnson, Angela Hill, Jens Pulver to compete for $200K at TwitchCon

by MMA Fighting NewswireEsther Lin, MMA Fighting Three well-known MMA fighters — headlined by UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson— are taking their competitiveness from the cage to the controller. Johnson, Angela Hill and Jens Pulver will all be competing in esports for a chance at the $200,000 prize pool at […]

Dana White: It’s ‘insanity’ that Demetrious Johnson ‘is refusing to fight T.J. Dillashaw’

UFC president Dana White criticizes flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and his decided lack of interest in facing T.J. Dillashaw. by Mookie Alexander@mookiealexander  Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports The next successful title defense for UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson (26-2-1) will be a record-breaking one. “Mighty Mouse” is currently tied with Anderson […]