Tag: Henry Cejudo

Henry Cejudo says he’ll ‘finish’ T.J. Dillashaw even ‘quicker’ at bantamweight

Bloodyelbow.com By Lewis Mckeever@Mckeever89 Bloodyelbow.com Henry Cejudo got the job done against T.J. Dillashaw in just 32-seconds at UFC Fight Night 143, and the reigning flyweight champion believes he would look even more dominant at 135-pounds. RELATED The 6th Round Post-Fight Show – UFC on ESPN+ Fortaleza: Assunção vs. Moraes 2 […]

Morning Report: T.J. Dillashaw still upset at Henry Cejudo’s ‘fluke’ win, hoping for rematch at 125

By Jed Meshew@JedKMeshew MMAfighting.com For nearly a year, T.J. Dillashaw argued for the opportunity to drop down to 125 pounds and challenge for the UFC flyweight title. When the UFC finally gave him the opportunity, he made the weight without issue but the fight proved much more difficult as Henry Cejudo stopped him in 32 […]

Assuncao on TJ’s loss to Cejudo: ‘See? That’s what you get’

By Lewis Mckeever@Mckeever89 Bloodyelbow.com T.J. Dillashaw’s ambitions of becoming a two-division, and then a three-division champ, were crushed at UFC Brooklyn when he challenged Henry Cejudo for the flyweight title. Dillashaw, the reigning bantamweight champion, was finished at just 0:32 of the opening round and is furious with the result. To make matters […]

Big John McCarthy would have let Dillashaw vs. Cejudo go longer: ‘Not all fights are the same’

By Zane Simon@TheZaneSimon Bloodyelbow.com It seems the original UFC referee is in agreement with TJ Dillashaw and Dana White. The UFC’s debut headliner on ESPN+ – the ‘superfight’ between Dillashaw and flyweight champion Henry Cejudo – was stopped earlier than it should have been. Or, at least, earlier than it would […]

Morning Report: Joseph Benavidez asks Henry Cejudo to ‘do the right thing for the division’ and forego chasing 135-pound title

By Jed Meshew@JedKMeshew MMAfightnews.com Heading into his title defense against T.J. Dillashaw at UFC Brooklyn, Henry Cejudo insisted that the fight was more than a fight, it was about saving the entire flyweight division from extinction. But after somewhat controversially knocking Dillashaw out in 32 seconds, Cejudo immediately suggested that he rematch Dillashaw for the […]