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Coach Duane Ludwig says T.J. Dillashaw vs. Demetrious Johnson ‘needs to happen’

Duane Ludwig believes T.J. Dillashaw could be the one to dethrone Demetrious Johnson. Newly-crowned UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw has made it no secret that he wants to drop down …read more

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Duane Ludwig on Johnson vs. Dillashaw: ‘I Think it Needs to Happen’

Duane Ludwig wants to see his fighter T.J. Dillashaw compete against Demetrious Johnson. It’s no secret that Dillashaw has wanted to take on the pound-for-pound best fighter in the world. …read more

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Duane Ludwig: T.J. Dillashaw can make 125 and beat Demetrious Johnson

Few people work closer with T.J. Dillashaw than coach Duane Ludwig, and “Bang” sees little in the way of the UFC bantamweight champion becoming the man to halt the historic …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw: Dominick Cruz ‘can suck it’, Demetrious Johnson is still scared of me

UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw rips on both Dominick Cruz and Demetrious Johnson Early this month at UFC 217, T.J. Dillshaw was able to reclaim the UFC bantamweight title by …read more

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Early odds released for potential Demetrious Johnson vs. TJ Dillashaw super fight

Having reclaimed the UFC bantamweight title with a second-round knockout of Cody Garbrandt, TJ Dillashaw is now hell-bent on a flyweight title fight with dominant divisional king Demetrious Johnson …read more

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Georges St-Pierre opens as favorite over Robert Whittaker, Demetrious Johnson favored against T.J. Dillashaw

Georges St-Pierre and T.J. Dillashaw both won titles at this past weekend’s (Sat., Nov. 4, 2017) UFC 217 event in New York City, as “Rush” submitted Michael Bisping to win …read more

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Dana White on Demetrious Johnson’s money demands: ‘Let’s see what your PPV does’

Dana White responds to Demetrious Johnson’s demand for a $2 million payday. In this era of “big money fights”, many UFC fighters have specific figures in mind as to …read more

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Dana White: T.J. Dillashaw vs Demetrious Johnson makes more sense now since they both have UFC belts

After knocking out Cody Garbrandt in the co-main event of last night’s (Sat., Nov. 4, 2017) UFC 217 event in New York City (recap), T.J. Dillashaw took to the mic …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw on Facing Demetrious Johnson: ‘That’s The Fight I Want’

New UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw isn’t interested in defending his title for his next fight. Instead, he wants a champion vs. champion match with long-time flyweight king Demetrious Johnson. …read more

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New champ TJ Dillashaw once again calls out Demetrious Johnson

Having reclaimed the UFC bantamweight title with a beautiful second-round knockout of Cody Garbrandt, TJ Dillashaw is now ready to move onto the next phase of his career – and …read more

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Dana White: Demetrious Johnson has ‘his big fight now’ in T.J. Dillashaw

Both T.J. Dillashaw and UFC president Dana White were down for the concept of a Dillashaw fight against UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson over the summer.
The rumored August matchup was …read more

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Wasn’t Demetrious Johnson 'crying' for a big fight? Here it is, Dana White says

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosA possible meeting with T.J. Dillashaw was the sticking point in one messy situation between flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and UFC officials not that long ago.
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TJ Dillashaw: Cody Garbrandt Doesn’t Deserve a Rematch

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After TJ Dillashaw finished former teammate Cody Garbrandt in the second round at UFC 217 in New York, he took aim at flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson.
While …read more

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UFC 217’s T.J. Dillashaw calls out Demetrious Johnson: ‘You can’t run from this one’

T.J. Dillshaw is ready to drop down to the flyweight division to challenge Demetrious Johnson. T.J. Dillashaw became a two-time bantamweight champion at UFC 217, and the top-ranked talent wants …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw after UFC 217 title win: Demetrious Johnson can't run from me anymore

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosNEW YORK – Newly crowned UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw is ready to drop to the flyweight division to challenge champ and pound-for-pound king Demetrious …read more

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Dillashaw Says Asterisk Should Be Attached to Demetrious Johnson’s Title Defense Record

T.J. Dillashaw hasn’t forgotten about Demetrious Johnson denying him a marquee fight this past summer. …read more

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GSP on Demetrious Johnson: ‘He’s The Best Fighter of Our Era’

Georges St-Pierre is giving Demetrious Johnson high praise. Tonight (Nov. 4), St-Pierre will challenge Michael Bisping for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight title. The bout takes place inside Madison …read more

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UFC 217’s Georges St-Pierre hails Demetrious Johnson as ‘best fighter of our era’

Georges St-Pierre believes Demetrious Johnson is the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world. UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson might not have the star power of Georges St-Pierre, but ‘Rush’ …read more

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Georges St-Pierre calls Demetrious Johnson ‘the best fighter of our era’

Georges St-Pierre is in rarefied air as one of the mixed martial artists whose name comes up in any discussion of the all-time greats.
The most recent fighter added to that …read more

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Video! Watch EA Sports UFC 3 official trailer reveal

The new trailer for EA Sports UFC 3 has arrived and it is downright epic. From nail-biting press conferences to Demetrious Johnson flying arm bars, the video preview features a …read more

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Cody Garbrandt Wants Demetrious Johnson Next Whether It’s For the Belt or Not

Throughout the recent build-up for UFC 217, Cody Garbrandt has had two fighters on his mind: TJ Dillashaw and Demetrious Johnson. He’s not looking past his bantamweight title defense, but …read more

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John Lineker says he gets ‘sour taste’ every time Demetrious Johnson fights

SAO PAULO, Brazil — It seems that John Lineker hasn’t forgotten Demetrious Johnson yet.
The heavy-hitter Brazilian scored another win as a bantamweight at UFC Sao Paulo, defeating Marlon Vera via …read more

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Unbeaten prospect Deiveson Figueiredo sees flaws in Demetrious Johnson’s game

SAO PAULO, BrazilDeiveson Figueiredo only has one fight inside the Octagon, but lack of depth in the flyweight division makes him turn long-term plans into mid-term dreams.
Figueiredo impressed …read more

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Cody Garbrandt, T.J. Dillashaw both want flyweight superfight against Demetrious Johnson next

It took years to get to this point, but Demetrious Johnson is a hot name for elite fighters who are looking for a superfight.
The UFC flyweight champion set the record …read more

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Cody Garbrandt Trashes Michael Bisping After Main Event Comments

The UFC has put together two impressive UFC conference calls back-to-back. Not only did Cody Garbrandt double down on his challenge to Demetrious Johnson, he declared that his fight with …read more

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Cody Garbrandt still eyeing ‘business move’ — a Demetrious Johnson fight — after UFC 217

T.J. Dillashaw is the last bantamweight who deserves a title shot, champ Cody Garbrandt said. After UFC 217, “No Love” wants Demetrious Johnson at 125 pounds. Cody Garbrandt has his …read more

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Cody Garbrandt Still Eyeing Bout With Demetrious Johnson After UFC 217

Cody Garbrandt isn’t letting go of his desire to fight Demetrious Johnson for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight title. On Nov. 4, Garbrandt will defend his UFC bantamweight title …read more

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Demetrious Johnson advises fellow fighters: ‘You need to work on not taking so much damage’

Demetrious Johnson stresses the need for fighters to avoid taking too much damage and career longevity. Demetrious Johnson has been fighting professionally for a decade now, but he does …read more

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Tyson Nam talks upset victories, UFC dream, and nearly fighting Demetrious Johnson

Maybe Tyson Nam’s nickname should be “The Spoiler”.
It would be fitting, given his history of walking into hostile territory and defeating heavily favored opposition in impressive fashion. The 34-year-old was …read more

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Demetrious Johnson stresses importance of defense for young MMA fighters: ‘I want you to have a long career’

No matter what the vocation is, those best at it are often the most critical of their own work. That rings true in athletics as well. Ask LeBron James or …read more

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Demetrious Johnson details how he would beat Brock Lesnar: ‘Liver kicks all day’ and then ‘choke him out’

After submitting Ray Borg in epic fashion earlier this month at UFC 216, reigning UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is undoubtedly the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world today. Remember, …read more

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UFC champion Cody Garbrandt: I want Demetrious Johnson, Conor McGregor

After defending his title on Nov. 4 at Madison Square Garden, Garbrandt (11-0) said Wednesday he wants to drop to flyweight and knock off the UFC’s longest-reigning champion in Demetrious …read more

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PICS | Behind The Scenes As Angela Hill Does Motion Capture For EA Sports UFC 3

If your thumbs have gotten a rest from trying to perform Demetrious Johnson’s suplex into an armbar on EA Sports UFC 2, don’t let you callouses soften up too much …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2017, 12:16 am By
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Cody Garbrandt wants to knockout Conor McGregor in boxing, defeat Demetrious Johnson after UFC 217

Cody Garbrandt knows he has a tough task ahead of him against T.J. Dillashaw at UFC 217 on Nov. 4, 2017 in New York City, but that hasn’t stopped “No …read more

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

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 …read more

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Demetrious Johnson on moving up in weight: ‘Show me the money’

Demetrious Johnson is staying put at flyweight, but is open to moving up in weight if it comes with better compensation. After his 11th consecutive title defense last Saturday …read more

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Posted on October 13, 2017, 12:16 pm By
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The MMA Road Show with John Morgan No. 133 – Las Vegas: Marcin Tybura, featuring Demetrious Johnson

Episode No. 133 of “The MMA Road Show with John Morgan” podcast is now available for streaming and download.
MMAjunkie lead staff reporter John Morgan hosts the show while traveling the …read more

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Demetrious Johnson Explains Why He’s Sticking With Flyweight

Despite a record-breaking performance, Demetrious Johnson is staying put at flyweight unless there’s an outstanding offer. Johnson broke Anderson Silva’s record for most consecutive successful title defenses at UFC 216. …read more

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UFC 216 'Fight Motion:' Check out Demetrious Johnson's insane armbar in super slo-mo

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosThe UFC’s latest edition of “Fight Motion” with super slow-motion highlights is out, and in it we can see just how amazing flyweight champ Demetrious …read more

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Demetrious Johnson discusses choice to stay at 125, what it will take to move to 135

Last weekend, UFC flyweight king Demetrious Johnson submitted Ray Borg, defending his title for a record-breaking 11th-consecutive time in the process.
Given Johnson’s almost unfathomable dominance at flyweight, there have been …read more

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Stay at flyweight or push for a superfight? Demetrious Johnson explains what’s next

For the past few years, as his wins piled up and his reign atop the UFC flyweight division crossed into legendary territory, Demetrious Johnson has always kept one primary goal: …read more

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The MMA Hour - 403 - Demetrious Johnson

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will recap his thrilling win over Ray Borg at UFC 216. …read more

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Demetrious Johnson now No. 1 in pound-for-pound rankings

Demetrious Johnson now No. 1 in pound-for-pound rankings …read more

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Even in super slo-mo, Demetrious Johnson's UFC 216 finish is pretty unfathomable

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosSlow it down all you want, Demetrious Johnson’s incredible submission of Ray Borg at UFC 216 still blows the mind.
As you’d expect, Johnson’s “Submission of the …read more

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USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie rankings, Oct. 10: Demetrious Johnson again takes P4P throne

Say what you will about his ability to draw pay-per-view buys – Demetrious Johnson’s fighting skills are simply off the charts.
At this past weekend’s UFC 216 event in Las Vegas, …read more

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Demetrious Johnson talks about his phenomenal submission and where it came from

I couldn’t even believe this as I was watching it. #Repost @lovatojrbjj ・・・ This is getting posted everywhere, but it’s too beautiful for me not to share as well! Congrats …read more

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VIDEO | Chael Sonnen gives Demetrious Johnson a single suggestion

There are coaches for all aspects of mixed martial arts. You have head coaches that bring everything together and others that help on a specific discipline such as wrestling, striking, …read more

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Max Holloway Geeks Out About ‘Greatest of All Time’ Demetrious Johnson

Okay, we have to talk about what Demetrious Johnson did at UFC 216. By now, even your parents and friends who have never watched the UFC had to have sent …read more

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Belal Muhammad's attempt to mimic Demetrious Johnson's 'Mighty Armbar' did not go well

Joe Rogan said during the recent UFC 216 pay-per-view broadcast that he believed fighters around the globe would attempt to copy UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson’s incredible title-fight finish while …read more

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UFC 216 Medical Suspensions: Ray Borg Facing Six-Month Sit

Ray Borg is looking at a potential lengthy sit. UFC 216 is history and the medical suspensions have been released. The event’s co-headliner saw Demetrious Johnson break Anderson Silva’s consecutive …read more

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Demetrious Johnson: UFC 216 finish has ‘always been in my back pocket’

Demetrious Johnson speaks in detail about his spectacular suplex-to-armbar finish against Ray Borg at UFC 216. On Saturday night at UFC 216, Demetrious Johnson not only set a record for …read more

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Dana White Declares Demetrious Johnson is the G.O.A.T.

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It’s been a long road to the top of the heap for Demetrious Johnson, but the UFC flyweight champion is at the pinnacle.
In 10 years, Johnson …read more

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Monday Morning Analyst: Don't forget about Kevin Lee or Fabricio Werdum

On today’s episode, we go over all of the results from UFC 216 as well as Bellator 184. We focus on the standout performances of Tony Ferguson and Demetrious Johnson. …read more

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UFC 216 medical suspensions: Ray Borg potentially out six months with finger injury

Filed under: News, UFCUFC flyweight Ray Borg could be out for six months following a failed bid to unseat dominant champ Demetrious Johnson.
Borg’s arm isn’t the problem, however. After tapping …read more

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Demetrious Johnson reflects on UFC title defense record - ‘It’s a big f*cking deal’

Demetrious Johnson made history last Saturday night (Oct. 7, 2017), submitting Ray Borg in the co-main event of UFC 216 to score his record-setting eleventh straight title defense in Las …read more

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Demetrious Johnson ‘wanted to prove a point’ against Ray Borg due to pre-fight talk

Demetrious Johnson may have stunned the MMA world with the unprecedented sequence that led to his record-breaking victory over Ray Borg at UFC 216 — a suplex-to-armbar finish that Dana …read more

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And for his next trick, the great Demetrious Johnson will attempt ... what, exactly?

Filed under: Featured, News, UFCAfter submitting Ray Borg with something out of a Spiderman comic at UFC 216, the one thing Demetrious Johnson didn’t want to talk about was his …read more

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DJ’s Win is the UFC’s latest Fantastic Finish

It’s Monday morning. Demetrious Johnson successfully defended his UFC flyweight title for a record 11th time on Saturday night. I am still watching his submission of Ray Borg. If that …read more

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Demetrious Johnson was Injured Going into UFC 216

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You’d never have known it, but Demetrious Johnson was injured heading into his UFC 216 flyweight title defense against Ray Borg.
Johnson dominated the fight before …read more

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UFC 216 Talking Points: Mighty Mouse, Ferguson, Vegas Strong

The stigma that’s been puzzlingly placed over the head of flyweight king Demetrious Johnson like a rain cloud for most of his historic title reign seems utterly blasphemous at this …read more

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Ray Borg Says Bout With Demetrious Johnson Was Like Fighting His Future Self

Ray Borg is in awe of Demetrious Johnson’s elite level of fighting. Last night (Oct. 7), Borg took on Johnson inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The flyweight …read more

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Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson praises Demetrious Johnson following historic win

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson made history at last night’s UFC 216 event in Las Vegas!
“Mighty Mouse” recorded his eleventh consecutive title defense by scoring a dramatic fifth-round submission victory …read more

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Demetrious Johnson on historic UFC 216 title defense: 'No one was going to take this away from me'

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosLAS VEGAS – Not only did UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson make history on Saturday at UFC 216, but he did so with maximum style points, …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Tony Ferguson, Demetrious Johnson and UFC 216's other winners?

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UFC 216 took place on Saturday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas with a pay-per-view main card that saw …read more

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UFC 216 post-event facts: Demetrious Johnson's resume must be seen to be believed

Oct 7, 2017; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Demetrious Johnson (red gloves) reacts after defeating Ray Borg (blue gloves) during UFC 216 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Joshua Dahl-USA TODAY Sports

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UFC 216 results from last night: Demetrious Johnson vs Ray Borg fight recap

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson collided with up-and-comer Ray Borg last night (Oct. 7, 2017) at UFC 216 from inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
This whole …read more

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UFC 216, The Morning After: Will we ever be able to call Demetrious Johnson the Best Ever?

Will we ever be able to say that about ‘Mighty Mouse’ It was an iconic moment of martial arts wizardry. Demetrius Johnson, in the fifth round of a fight he …read more

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Let's get another look at Demetrious Johnson's ridiculous armbar win at UFC 216

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosDemetrious Johnson now has sole possession of the UFC’s most prestigious record – most consecutive title defenses – and he did it with flare.
In Saturday’s UFC …read more

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Ray Borg issues quick and thoughtful statement on Demetrious Johnson loss

Last night, in the co-main event of the stacked UFC 216, Ray Borg stepped into the cage with perhaps the greatest fighter to ever do it: UFC flyweight champion Demetrious …read more

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Joe Rogan and Daniel Cormier Proclaim Demetrious Johnson the G.O.A.T.

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Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson made a strong case on Saturday that he’s the greatest of all …read more

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Demetrious Johnson is the gold standard for UFC champions

Somewhere out there, there must be an equation that explains the increasing weight of the UFC belt with the passage of time. Most of the organization’s champions that have managed …read more

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Dana White gives his take on Demetrious Johnson’s GOAT status

Last night, in the co-main event of UFC 216, UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson shattered the record for consecutive title defenses in the UFC, moving to eleven-straight with a jaw-dropping …read more

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Pros react to Demetrious Johnson’s history-making defeat of Ray Borg

Last night, in the co-main event of UFC 216, Demetrious Johnson stepped into the Octagon with the intention of defending his flyweight belt for a record-breaking 11th-straight time. He did …read more

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Demetrious Johnson on record-setting win at UFC 216 - ‘It’s good not to hear Anderson Silva’s name next to mine’

Demetrious Johnson made history last night (Sat., Oct. 7, 2017) in Las Vegas, Nevada by defeating Ray Borg via submission in the co-main event of UFC 216, earning his record-breaking …read more

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Dana White says Demetrious Johnson is ‘definitely’ the greatest UFC fighter ever

LAS VEGAS — Demetrious Johnson is now the standard-bearer for UFC greatness, and he accomplished that feat more spectacularly than anyone could ever have imagined.
After chasing Anderson Silva’s record …read more

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Demetrious Johnson explains how he pulled off legendary submission against Ray Borg at UFC 216

There hasn’t been this kind of finish in the fifth round of a title fight since the “Showtime Kick.”
On Saturday night, UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson hoisted Ray Borg in …read more

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UFC 216 video recap: Demetrious Johnson sets UFC record with spectacular armbar finish

Demetrious Johnson successfully defends his title a total of 11 times with a highlight reel armbar finish over Ray Borg. In what was supposed to be the headliner for …read more

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Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg full fight video highlights

Watch Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg full fight video highlights from UFC 216’s co-main event above, courtesy of FOX Sports.
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Demetrious Johnson Glad Anderson Silva’s Name is No Longer by His for UFC Record

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UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson etched his name in the history books on Saturday night in Las Vegas. In the UFC 216 co-main event, he submitted …read more

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Johnson continues case for best ever at UFC 216

JOHNSON vs BORGUFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson made history in the co-main event of UFC 216 Saturday night, submitting Ray Borg in the fifth round at T-Mobile Arena to retain …read more

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Ray Borg: 'Sneaky' UFC champ Demetrious Johnson was like 'fighting my future self'

LAS VEGAS – Ray Borg was humble and had nothing but praise for UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson following a dominant defeat in his first title bout at UFC 216.
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UFC 216 bonuses: Demetrious Johnson rewarded for sensational armbar submission

Another successful title defense, another fight night bonus for Demetrious Johnson.
The reigning flyweight champion dominated challenger Ray Borg on Saturday in the co-main event of UFC 216 in Las Vegas …read more

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UFC 216 Bonuses: Johnson, Vannata, Green, Moraga Garner $50K Awards

They’re going to be talking about Demetrious Johnson’s submission of Ray Borg for quite some time. …read more

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UFC 216 bonuses: Demetrious Johnson, John Moraga earn extra $50k for flyweight finishes

Despite a main card fallout last night (Sat., Oct. 7, 2017) at UFC 216 live on pay-per-view (PPV) from inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, the action delivered in …read more

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Submission! Watch Demetrious Johnson tap Ray Borg for historic win at UFC 216

The always dominant Demetrious Johnson looked to capture his 11th-straight UFC flyweight title defense last night (Sat., Oct. 7, 2017) at UFC 216 live on pay-per-view (PPV) from inside T-Mobile …read more

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UFC 216 video: Demetrious Johnson tosses Borg in the air, locks armbar before he lands

Demetrious Johnson pulled off the most insane armbar in UFC history. Demetrious Johnson was well on his way to breaking Anderson Silva’s title defense record with a completely dominant performance …read more

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UFC 216 in Tweets: Pros react to Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee, Demetrious Johnson’s unbelievable submission

Tony Ferguson’s long quest to gold is complete — albeit of the interim variety — and Demetrious Johnson is the new UFC king. While UFC 216 may have flown under …read more

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They said what?! Pros react to Demetrious Johnson’s crazy mid-air armbar win at UFC 216

Demetrious Johnson defeated Ray Borg via suplex armbar at UFC 216. Pro fighters were amazed on Twitter. Demetrious Johnson broke Anderson Silva’s title defense record in style as he tapped …read more

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UFC 216 results: Demetrious Johnson scores ridiculous slam-to-armbar on Ray Borg

Demetrious Johnson picked up an insanely awesome slam-to-armbar on Ray Borg in the UFC 216 co-main event. The co-main event for UFC 216 saw Demetrious Johnson pick up one of …read more

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UFC 216 results: Demetrious Johnson sets UFC record in win over Ray Borg

Demetrious Johnson stands alone in UFC history.
The longtime UFC flyweight champion defeated Ray Borg on Saturday night in the co-feature bout of UFC 216.
Johnson ragdolled Borg for the better part …read more

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Twitter reacts to Demetrious Johnson's insane submission, record-setting title defense at UFC 216

Oct 7, 2017; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Demetrious Johnson (red gloves) reacts after defeating Ray Borg (blue gloves) during UFC 216 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Joshua Dahl-USA TODAY Sports

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Demetrious Johnson breaks all-time record for UFC title defenses

Demetrious Johnson breaks all-time record for UFC title defenses …read more

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UFC 216 results: Demetrious Johnson submits Ray Borg with incredible suplex armbar to break Anderson Silva’s record

Even though Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson was on the brink of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) history — the opportunity to break Anderson Silva’s consecutive title defense record (10) — “Mighty …read more

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UFC 216 live blog: Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg

This is the UFC 216 live blog for Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg, a flyweight championship bout at Saturday night’s UFC event at the T-Mobile, Arena in Las Vegas, …read more

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Demetrious Johnson to make $370,000 for historic title fight against Ray Borg at UFC 216

Demetrious Johnson isn’t making too much more in flat pay under his new contract with the UFC.
The UFC flyweight champion will make a guaranteed $370,000 for his historic title defense …read more

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UFC 216 fight card primer: Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg

All you need to know about the UFC 216 co-main event, a flyweight championship fight between Demetrious Johnson and Ray Borg. The co-main event of UFC 216 in Las …read more

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Demetrious Johnson Has Accomplished More Than Any PED Abuser

.Demetrious Johnson is often argued to be the best mixed martial artist of all time. Of course, other names usually included in those conversations include the likes of Jon Jones …read more

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A Reminder of UFC Champion Demetrious Johnson’s Greatness

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Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is already considered the best pound-for-pound fighter on the planet, but he has his sights set on UFC history. Johnson faces Ray Borg in …read more

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UFC 216 Embedded, Episode 5: ‘Ask Dodson how it worked out for him’

In the fifth episode of UFC 216 Embedded, Kevin Lee needs two attempts to make championship weight, Demetrious Johnson and Ray Borg have a heated staredown at ceremonial weigh-ins and …read more

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Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg: UFC 216 Inside the Octagon Preview

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Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson looks to make history on Saturday by setting the UFC record for most consecutive title defenses by a champion in the organization’s history. He’s …read more

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Posted on October 7, 2017, 5:17 pm By
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