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Demetrious Johnson on TJ Dillashaw vs. Henry Cejudo superfight: “Let them do it”

At UFC 227, TJ Dillashaw defended the UFC bantamweight title with a first-round drubbing of his rival Cody Garbrandt. Earlier on the same night, Henry Cejudo scored a shocking upset, …read more

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Demetrious Johnson Endorses Dillashaw-Cejudo Superfight

Former flyweight king Demetrious Johnson has been the most dominant champion in Ultimate Fighting Championship history recording 11 consecutive title defenses. Until he lost to Henry Cejudo earlier this month …read more

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Johnson suspended indefinitely after sustaining knee injury at UFC 227

After careful review, The California State Athletic Commission has decided to suspended Demetrious Johnson indefinitely. Former pound-for-pound No. 1 Demetrious Johnson had initially received a seven day medical suspension by …read more

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Demetrious Johnson Addresses Potential Dillashaw/Cejudo Superfight

It has been less than two weeks since UFC 227, where Demetrious Johnson lost his flyweight championship to Henry Cejudo, and T.J. Dillashaw retained his bantamweight title against Cody Garbrandt, …read more

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Demetrious Johnson now suspended indefinitely, needs clearance for knee

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Former UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson now needs a medical clearance to compete again after reporting a knee injury.
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Johnson: UFC Return On Hold Due To Injuries

After former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson lost his belt to Henry Cejudo at UFC 227 after six years on top of the division, things only got …read more

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‘Pitbull’ Freire predicts a long reign for new UFC flyweight champion Henry Cejudo

Henry Cejudo shocked the MMA world with a decision victory over Demetrious Johnson in the co-main event of UFC 227 in Los Angeles, but Bellator featherweight kingpin Patricio Freire wasn’t …read more

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Cejudo Against Johnson Trilogy: ‘We Need New Storylines In Our Weight Class’

Henry Cejudo made history earlier this month when he defeated Demetrious Johnson at UFC 227 to claim the undisputed flyweight title and stop “Mighty Mouse” from securing his record 12th-straight …read more

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Injured Johnson Provides Knee, Foot Update

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight champion, Demetrious Johnson, finally got some good news after a disappointing weekend in Los Angeles, one that saw “Mighty Mouse” get trapped by division …read more

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Ex-UFC champ Demetrious Johnson says 'no breaks' in foot after UFC 227

Demetrious Johnson may have lost his UFC flyweight title at UFC 227, but one of the injuries he sustained in his fight with Henry Cejudo is apparently not as bad …read more

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Fortunes changed for five at UFC 227

It took Demetrious Johnson nearly five years to break one of the most important records in the UFC.
Johnson, with his win over Ray Borg last year, notched his 11th consecutive …read more

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TJ says UFC ‘loved’ Garbrandt and wanted to ‘pump him up’

T.J. Dillashaw felt like the UFC wanted Cody Garbrandt to become the new face of the bantamweight division. T.J. Dillashaw campaigned hard for a flyweight superfight with Demetrious Johnson but, …read more

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Even in defeat, Demetrious Johnson is forgotten

For the first time in UFC history, a name other than Demetrious Johnson will be attached to the flyweight title. Henry Cejudo, the former Olympic gold medalist wrestler, did something …read more

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Henry Cejudo Has Potential To Be An All-Time MMA Great

One of the biggest upsets in UFC history took place this past Saturday at UFC 227 when Henry Cejudo ended Demetrious Johnson’s five-year reign as the UFC flyweight champion with …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for T.J. Dillashaw, Henry Cejudo, UFC 227's other winners?

(See also: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Demetrious Johnson, Cody Garbrandt, UFC 227’s other losing fighters?)
UFC 227 was the organization’s latest pay-per-view offering, and it took place Saturday at …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Demetrious Johnson, Cody Garbrandt, UFC 227's other losing fighters?

(See also: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for T.J. Dillashaw, Henry Cejudo, UFC 227’s other winners?)
The UFC returned to Los Angeles on Saturday for UFC 227, which took place at …read more

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Demetrious Johnson Fulfills Vow Made After Ronda Rousey Losses

This is not the Twilight Zone. The year is still 2018 and Demetrious Johnson is not the UFC flyweight champion of the world. This will take some getting used to …read more

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What’s Next For Demetrious Johnson?

All good things come to an end, and Saturday night (Aug. 4, 2018) at UFC 227 in Los Angeles, California, Demetrious Johnson — the first and only man to ever …read more

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Cejudo Looking To Become ‘Triple Champ’ After UFC 227 Title Win

Henry Cejudo may not have finished Demetrious Johnson last night (Sat., Aug. 4, 2018) at UFC 227 live on pay-per-view (PPV) from inside Staples Center in Los Angeles, Calif., but …read more

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‘Neglected’ Henry Cejudo Had Chip on Shoulder After First Loss to Demetrious Johnson

During his streak of 11 consecutive flyweight title defenses, Demetrious Johnson rarely lost rounds as he usually outclassed every opponent put in front of him. …read more

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Demetrious Johnson More Disappointed with Injuries Than Streak-Ending Defeat at UFC 227

Not only did Demetrious Johnson lose his flyweight belt at UFC 227, but he also emerged from his bout against Henry Cejudo with a couple of potential injuries. …read more

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TJ Dillashaw Doesn’t Think Henry Cejudo Is Deserving of Superfight

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Before UFC 227, TJ Dillashaw and Demetrious Johnson were on a collision course for a superfight, but with Henry Cejudo upsetting the long-standing champ, Dillashaw doesn’t …read more

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RECAP! Cejudo Upsets Johnson!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Flyweight talents Demetrious Johnson and Henry Cejudo collided for a second time last night (Aug. 4, 2018) at UFC 227 inside Staples Center in Los Angeles, …read more

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Daniel Cormier praises “true champion” Demetrious Johnson, says all fighters can learn from him

Last night, in the co-main event of UFC 227, one of MMA’s most legendary title reigns came to a shocking halt, as UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson lost a razor-close …read more

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Did the UFC 227 Judges Score Demetrious Johnson vs. Henry Cejudo Right?

At UFC 197 in April 2016, Henry Cejudo suffered his first career loss. Demetrious Johnson dominated the 2008 Olympic gold medalist in wrestling midway through the first round via technical …read more

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History in the making: Cejudo takes belt from DJ

CEJUDO vs JOHNSONIn April 2016, Henry Cejudo hit rock bottom when he was stopped in a single round by Demetrious Johnson. Saturday night at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, the …read more

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Highlights! Alvarez Scores Upset TKO Over Kovalev

Right around the same time Henry Cejudo upset Demetrious Johnson at UFC 227 to claim the flyweight title, undefeated Colombian boxer Eleider Alvarez (26-0) pulled off a huge TKO victory …read more

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UFC 227 full fight video highlights with Henry Cejudo's early ankle mishap before winning title

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Henry Cejudo made history Saturday night, but seconds into his title fight analysts were wondering if he could go …read more

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Demetrious Johnson thinks he suffered torn LCL, broken foot in UFC 227 loss to Henry Cejudo

Demetrious Johnson’s record-setting run as UFC flyweight champion is over.
After a legendary 2,142-day run as champion, which saw Johnson set a new UFC record for consecutive title defenses with 11, …read more

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Demetrious Johnson comments on UFC 227 loss, addresses possible rematch with Henry Cejudo

Last night, Demetrious Johnson’s record-breaking reign as UFC flyweight champion came to an end, as he lost a hotly debated split decision to former Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo.
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Demetrious Johnson Reveals Injuries He Believes He Suffered at UFC 227

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Of course Demetrious Johnson was disappointed in losing the UFC flyweight title to Henry Cejudo at UFC 227 on Saturday in Los Angeles. He had lorded …read more

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Henry Cejudo says ‘patience,’ making fight ‘awkward’ was key to defeating DJ

Henry Cejudo made the most of his second chance to fight Demetrious Johnson.
The Olympic wrestling champion won a split decision over Johnson in the co-main event of UFC 227 on …read more

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UFC 227 video recap: Cejudo upsets Johnson to win FLW title

Henry Cejudo scored an upset win over Demetrious Johnson via a split decision verdict in the UFC 227 co-main event. Co-headlining UFC 227 was a flyweight title rematch between long-time …read more

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Demetrious Johnson: I probably tore my right LCL and broke my foot

Demetrious Johnson says he’s more upset about suffering injuries than losing the belt. Shortly after losing his title at UFC 227, Demetrious Johnson says he’s more upset at getting injured …read more

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Demetrious Johnson details serious injuries from UFC 227 title-fight loss to Henry Cejudo

LOS ANGELES – Former UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson believes he tore his lateral collateral ligament in the second or third round of his fight against Henry Cejudo.
Johnson (27-3-1 MMA, …read more

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TJ Dillashaw Banks An Extra $50,000 for Taking Out Cody Garbrandt (UFC 227 Bonuses)

UFC president Dana White announced the recipients of the bonuses stemming from UFC 227 on Saturday during the event’s post-fight press conference. TJ Dillashaw, Henry Cejudo, Demetrious Johnson and Renato …read more

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UFC 227 bonuses: Champs Dillashaw, Cejudo among $50,000 winners in Los Angeles

T.J. Dillashaw, Renato Moicano, Henry Cejudo and Demetrious Johnson each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday’s UFC 227 event.
Cejudo and Johnson earned the “Fight of the Night,” while …read more

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Photo: See the scorecard from Henry Cejudo's historic upset of Demetrious Johnson at UFC 227

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How did you score the UFC 227 co-main event between new champ Henry Cejudo and Demetrious Johnson?
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Demetrious Johnson vs. Henry Cejudo 2 UFC 227 scorecard

The Demetrious Johnson vs. Henry Cejudo 2 UFC 227 scorecard shows how the three judges saw the fight Saturday night.
Judges Ron McCarthy and Sal D’Amato gave Cejudo rounds 2, 4 …read more

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Henry Cejudo vs. Demetrious Johnson 2 full fight video highlights

Watch Henry Cejudo vs. Demetrious Johnson 2 full fight video highlights from UFC 227’s co-main event above, courtesy of FOX Sports.
UFC 227: Dillashaw vs. Garbrandt 2 took place Aug. 4 …read more

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UFC 227 video: Cejudo ends DJ’s championship streak with controversy

Watch clips from the flyweight championship. Henry Cejudo is an Olympic gold medalist and now UFC world champion as well. He won a split decision over Demetrious Johnson, and broke …read more

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Demetrious Johnson leads UFC 227 payroll with $380,000 guaranteed

LOS ANGELES — Demetrious Johnson led the day when it comes to fight purse, even if he dropped his belt and historic streak.
“Mighty Mouse” took in a guaranteed $380,000 at …read more

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Fighters react to Henry Cejudo defeating Demetrious Johnson

Long time UFC flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson put his 125-pound title on the line against Henry Cejudo in the co-headliner of tonight’s UFC 227 event in Los Angeles.
The fight served …read more

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Henry Cejudo Ends Demetrious Johnson’s Historic Title Reign (UFC 227 Results)

The flyweight division has a new champion.
Henry Cejudo ended Demetrious Johnson’s six-year title reign on Saturday in the UFC 227 co-main event to become the second flyweight champion in the …read more

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UFC 227 results: Henry Cejudo stuns Demetrious Johnson, wins UFC flyweight title

LOS ANGELES — The conventional wisdom going into UFC 227 was that this time around, Henry Cejudo was going to give Demetrious Johnson a better matchup than their first battle.
But …read more

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Henry Cejudo def. Demetrious Johnson at UFC 227: Best photos

Check out these photos highlighting Henry Cejudo’s split-decision win over Demetrious Johnson at UFC 227 from Staples Center in Los Angeles. (Photos by Gary A. Vasquez, USA TODAY Sports) …read more

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Henry Cejudo Edges Demetrious Johnson to Dethrone the Flyweight King (UFC 227 Highlights)


Check out highlights from Henry Cejudo’s shocking upset of Demetrious Johnson at UFC 227 on Saturday in Los Angeles.
Following an incredible pace of shows over the summer, the UFC slows …read more

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Pros react to Cejudo’s decision win over Johnson at UFC 227

Henry Cejudo become the second ever UFC flyweight champion as he defeated Demetrious Johnson by split decision at UFC 227. On Twitter, pro fighters reacted to the surprising result. …read more

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Twitter reacts to Henry Cejudo's stunning UFC 227 title win over Demetrious Johnson

LOS ANGELES – Demetrious Johnson’s run as king of the UFC flyweight division is finally over.
In what turned out to be a much more competitive fight than the first one, …read more

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UFC 227 results: Henry Cejudo upsets Demetrious Johnson to win flyweight belt

Henry Cejudo just dethroned Demetrious Johnson to capture the UFC flyweight title in the UFC 227 co-main event. The UFC 227 co-main event just witnessed Henry Cejudo winning a split …read more

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Cejudo stuns Johnson, crowned flyweight champ

Henry Cejudo took down Demetrious Johnson by decision in Saturday night’s UFC 227 to become the newest flyweight champion. …read more

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UFC 227 Results: Henry Cejudo defeats Demetrious Johnson (Highlights)

A flyweight title fight rematch featuring long time division champion Demetrious Johnson taking on former title challenger Henry Cejudo served as the co-headliner of tonight’s UFC 227 event in Los …read more

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UFC 227 results: Henry Cejudo shocks the world, takes title from Demetrious Johnson

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LOS ANGELESHenry Cejudo (13-2 MMA, 7-2 UFC) made the most of his second fight with Demetrious Johnson (27-3-1 MMA, 15-2-1 UFC), edging …read more

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UFC 227 live blog: Johnson vs. Cejudo 2

This is the UFC 227 live blog for Demetrious Johnson vs. Henry Cejudo 2, a flyweight championship rematch at Saturday’s UFC event at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Johnson, who …read more

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UFC 227 purses: Johnson, Dillashaw each guaranteed $380,000

Check out the UFC 227 purses for Demetrious Johnson, Henry Cejudo, T.J. Dillashaw, and Cody Garbrandt. Want to know what the athletes in the UFC 227 main and co-main …read more

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UFC 227 results: Alex Perez finishes Jose Torres in opening round

LOS ANGELES — This week, UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson name-checked Jose Torres as an up-and-coming potential contender in his division.
Perhaps the champ should start keeping an eye on his …read more

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Cody Garbrandt Says Dillashaw is Hypocrite Over DJ Criticism

Cody Garbrandt says that T.J. Dillashaw is a hypocrite following his criticism of Demetrious Johnson. Tonight (Aug. 4), Garbrandt will take on Dillashaw in a bantanweight title rematch. The bout …read more

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UFC 227 fight card primer: Johnson vs. Cejudo II

Get up to date on the co-main event of UFC 227 as Demetrious Johnson attempts to defend his flyweight belt against Henry Cejudo. Arguably the most dominant champion in UFC …read more

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Johnson Says ‘Ship Has Sailed’ For Dillashaw Superfight

Reigning UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will try to capture his 12th consecutive title defense later tonight (Sat., Aug. 4, 2018) at UFC 227 live on pay-per-view (PPV) from inside …read more

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Garbrandt predicts 1st round KO & DJ calls for 20 straight wins on Embedded

Just days away from the big stage, Episode 4 of Embedded provided some interesting interactions and bold predictions.
At the host hotel, co-main event opponents Demetrious Johnson and Henry Cejudo cross …read more

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Henry Cejudo Believes UFC Wants Demetrious Johnson’s Reign to End

Henry Cejudo believes the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is ready to see Demetrious Johnson lose his title. Cejudo will challenge Johnson for the flyweight title once again tonight (Aug. 4). …read more

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Cody Garbrandt calls T.J. Dillashaw a ‘hypocrite’ when it comes to Demetrious Johnson fight

LOS ANGELES — T.J. Dillashaw has been attempting to get a fight with Demetrious Johnson for the UFC flyweight title since last year, even before Dillashaw fought Cody Garbrandt and …read more

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Henry Cejudo believes UFC would be happy if he ended Demetrious Johnson’s title reign

Demetrious Johnson is the only flyweight champion the UFC has ever known. From 2012, the year the UFC introduced its inaugural 125-pound title, to the present day, Johnson has stood …read more

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Preview! ‘Mouse’ Looks To Trap ‘Messenger’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight champion, Demetrious Johnson, will defend his 125-pound title against top contender and former Olympic wrestler Henry Cejudo in the upcoming UFC 227 pay-per-view (PPV) co-main …read more

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UFC 227 co-main event breakdown: Demetrious Johnson vs. Henry Cejudo 2

After 12 straight wins in UFC championship fights, flyweight king Demetrious Johnson looks as close to unbeatable as anyone to ever compete in the Octagon. Only a single one of …read more

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UFC 227: Demetrious Johnson vs. Henry Cejudo Toe-to-Toe Preview

Phil and David break down everything you need to know about Johnson vs. Cejudo 2 at UFC 227, and everything you don’t about robot sumo. Demetrious Johnson vs. Henry …read more

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Demetrious Johnson on T.J. Dillashaw fight: ‘The ship has sailed’

Demetrious Johnson says there is no chance of a superfight with T.J. Dillashaw. First it was on. Then it was off. Then maybe. And now it’s off again.
According to reigning …read more

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UFC 227 Embedded: ‘He wants to be my friend but he’s my enemy’

On the fourth episode of UFC 227 Embedded, bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw shoots some hoops, flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and challenger Henry Cejudo have a friendly run-in at the fighter …read more

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What does Demetrious Johnson think of Dillashaw-Garbrandt winner dropping down for superfight? Meh.

LOS ANGELES – We’ve been talking about a superfight featuring Demetrious Johnson for a while, but post UFC 227, could it finally come to fruition?
If you ask Johnson (27-2-1 MMA, …read more

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UFC 227 Timeline: Demetrious Johnson vs. Henry Cejudo 2

Ahead of the UFC 227 co-main event, see how UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and Henry Cejudo ended up on a collision course again. …read more

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Dissecting Demetrious Johnson’s Legacy Part 5: Dissecting the Detractions

The narrative around Demetrious Johnson not facing top-tier competition in his UFC career has spiraled so far and wide that leading to one of, if not the biggest challenge of …read more

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Demetrious Johnson: Brock Lesnar is Legit (UFC 227 Media Day)

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Demetrious Johnson wasn’t really having it when asked how he would do against Brock Lesnar, who is quite literally three times his size.
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Cejudo: Vicious, Smart & Sharp

On August 4th, Henry Cejudo will get a second chance to do what no man thus far has been able to do: dethrone Demetrious Johnson for the UFC featherweight title. …read more

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DJ brushes off Cejudo's comments & Garbrandt is greeted by Tyson on Embedded

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson proved to be the better fighter when he finished Henry Cejudo in Round 1 at UFC 197 to defend his belt. Since then “Mighty Mouse” …read more

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Show Him The Money!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight champion, Demetrious Johnson, will rematch top contender and Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo at the upcoming UFC 227 pay-per-view (PPV) event, taking place inside Staples …read more

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Money Talks: Demetrious Johnson Open to Fight Against Winner of Dillashaw-Garbrandt at UFC 227

Ultimate Fighting Championship flyweight ace Demetrious Johnson wants the winner of Saturday night’s bantamweight title fight between T.J. Dillashaw and Cody Garbrandt, but only if the money is right. …read more

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Demetrious Johnson says the true fans of MMA ‘love’ the UFC flyweight division

LOS ANGELES — UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson discusses his UFC 227 title rematch against Henry Cejudo, his love of video games, how he earns money from Twitch, his relationship …read more

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Henry Cejudo wishes Reebok would offer variety: ‘Give me my gold shorts back, man’

LOS ANGELES — Henry Cejudo discusses his UFC 227 title rematch against Demetrious Johnson, the science behind his camp, his weight cut, his first-round loss to “Mighty Mouse,” how Reebok …read more

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TJ Dillashaw Wants to Fight Demetrious Johnson at Flyweight: ‘No Excuses’

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UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw has been trying for a long time to get a superfight with flyweight titleholder Demetrious Johnson. He’s even willing to go …read more

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UFC 227 media day staredowns

LOS ANGELES — T.J. Dillashaw, Cody Garbrandt, Demetrious Johnson, Henry Cejudo and the rest of Saturday’s stars faced off at UFC 227 media day. …read more

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Henry Cejudo likens Demetrious Johnson to Lebron James; can he be Stephen Curry at UFC 227?

LOS ANGELES – From the technical to the tactical, from his body to the science that now goes into prepping it, a lot has changed for Henry Cejudo since he …read more

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UFC 227 Cheat Sheet: Johnson vs. Cejudo

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson defends his title once again against Henry Cejudo in the co-main event of UFC 227 on Saturday night. Who has the advantage in this rematch? …read more

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Johnson Ready To Defect To Bellator, Win Flyweight Title

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight champion, Demetrious Johnson, is not in any big hurry to move up a weight class and challenge for a heavier belt, something that Conor McGregor …read more

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Dissecting Demetrious Johnson’s Legacy Part 4: The Tough Questions

The narrative around Demetrious Johnson not facing top-tier competition in his UFC career has spiraled so far and wide that leading to one of, if not the biggest challenge of …read more

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Cejudo: DJ is human, anything can happen

In April 2016, Henry Cejudo had it all figured out, and he was about to let UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson know about it.“My mindset was not only am I …read more

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Demetrious Johnson UFC 227 open workout video

LOS ANGELES — UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson entertained the fans at The Novo at L.A. Live at the UFC 227 open workouts. …read more

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Henry Cejudo compares Demetrious Johnson’s greatness to LeBron James

LOS ANGELES — Henry Cejudo speaks to the media at UFC 227 open workouts about his championship rematch against Demetrious Johnson, what the first fight taught him, the changes he’s …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw UFC 227 open workout scrum

LOS ANGELES — At UFC 227 open workouts, UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw discusses his title defense with Cody Garbrandt, why he wants to fight Demetrious Johnson, whether he thinks …read more

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UFC champ Demetrious Johnson has wild idea for how he could cement GOAT status

LOS ANGELES – Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson aims to build on his UFC record 11 consecutive title defenses at UFC 227 when he takes on Henry Cejudo. The bout is …read more

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At one point, Demetrious Johnson daydreamed of global belt quest

LOS ANGELES — Demetrious Johnson is running out of tangible landmarks as UFC flyweight champion.
He achieved his long-held goal of surpassing Anderson Silva’s UFC record for successful title defenses when …read more

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Pettis Vs. Formiga Possible For UFC 229 On Oct. 6

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will put his title on the line for the twelfth time this Saturday night (July 28, 2018) at UFC 227 in Los …read more

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UFC 227 Embedded, Episode 2: ‘I want to dish out the pain’

In the latest episode of UFC 227 Embedded, Demetrious Johnson plays with his children in the pool, Henry Cejudo gets a haircut, Cody Garbrandt does some media, T.J. Dillashaw gets …read more

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UFC 227 Embedded: Should Mighty Mouse Win Two Belts and Retire?

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On Episode 2 of UFC 227 Embedded, flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson spends time with family before saying goodbye and heading to LA for fight week. Flyweight title challenger …read more

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'UFC 227 Embedded,' No. 2: Career advice from Demetrious Johnson's brother-in-law

The UFC is on back in Southern California this week for a pay-per-view featuring two title fights, and once again, the promotion has rolled out its “Embedded” treatment to preview …read more

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Demetrious Johnson is still open for a super fight with the bantamweight champion

For a time, it looked as though Demetrious Johnson’s next flyweight title challenger would come in the form of a slimmed down bantamweight champion, TJ Dillashaw. Unfortunately, the UFC couldn’t …read more

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Dissecting Demetrious Johnson’s Legacy Part 3: The Reign Subjugates

The narrative of Demetrious Johnson not facing top-tier competition in his UFC career has spiraled so far and wide that leading to one of, if not the biggest challenge of …read more

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After being ‘humbled’ in first DJ fight, an evolved Henry Cejudo vows to ‘dethrone the mouse’

Henry Cejudo was little more than three years into his mixed martial arts career when he challenged Demetrious Johnson for the flyweight title at UFC 197.
At the time, Cejudo …read more

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Demetrious Johnson tricks reporter into thinking he's T.J. Dillashaw on UFC 227 media call

As fight-week media calls go, the UFC 227 version on Tuesday was … not very good. It just wasn’t, mainly because there were all sorts of connection issues and several …read more

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UFC champ Demetrious Johnson says he accepted T.J. Dillashaw super fight before injury

Demetrious Johnson says he agreed to fight fellow UFC champion T.J. Dillashaw before suffering an injury. Once he was healthy, the offer apparently didn’t come back around again.
A fight between …read more

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Posted on August 1, 2018, 1:16 am By
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Demetrious Johnson still open to superfight with bantamweight champ ‘if the money’s right’

The story of UFC 227 is as much about the fight which didn’t get made as the ones which were signed.
The highly anticipated potential superfight between longtime flyweight champion Demetrious …read more

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Posted on July 31, 2018, 11:46 pm By
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