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TJ To Defend Flyweight, Bantamweight Titles After He Traps 'Mouse'

Talks of a fight between current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw and Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson are in the early stages, according to Dillashaw.
Both men are …read more

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Posted on February 20, 2018, 2:16 am By
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VIDEO | Demetrious Johnson’s UFC 216 Mighty Wiz Bar Voted Best Submission of All-Time

Let’s get real here for a minute. The things that Demetrious Johnson has done are incredible. He’s literally lapped his entire division, he’s the most dominant champion in UFC and …read more

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Posted on February 16, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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Urijah Faber makes prediction for possible Demetrious Johnson vs. TJ Dillashaw superfight

One of the most talked about fights in MMA at present is a possible flyweight superfight between divisional king Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson, and reigning UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw. …read more

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Jussier Formiga: ‘What else do I have to do’ to fight Demetrious Johnson?

Jussier Formiga had a perfect night in Perth, and hopes that it leads to a shot at the UFC belt.
The Brazilian flyweight stopped Ben Nguyen in impressive fashion at UFC …read more

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Dominick Cruz to T.J. Dillashaw: Stop going down and looking for little baby boys at 125 pounds

Dominick Cruz has something to say about T.J. Dillashaw’s intentions to drop down to flyweight and fight Demetrious Johnson. Since he won back the UFC bantamweight title at UFC …read more

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Dana White Still Not Convinced Demetrious Johnson vs. T.J. Dillashaw Will Happen

The long gestating super fight between bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw and flyweight king Demetrious Johnson appeared to be a certainty in recent months but now the matchup seems in jeopardy …read more

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Posted on February 9, 2018, 3:16 am By
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VIDEO | Duane Ludwig: TJ Dillashaw’s Demetrious Johnson Superfight Needs to Happen to Evolve the Sport

While Dana White is talking about still making a rematch between TJ Dillashaw and Cody Garbrandt, Dillashaw’s trainer Duane Ludwig is still pushing for the Demetrious Johnson superfight. It makes …read more

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UFC 221's Ben Nguyen eyes top-five spot, believes his style best to dethrone Demetrious Johnson

UFC flyweight Ben Nguyen made a resolution in 2017 to crack the promotion’s top-10 list. He checked that box.
This year, Nguyen (17-6 MMA, 4-1 UFC) has a goal to crack …read more

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Demetrious Johnson argues TJ Dillashaw doesn’t belong in pound-for-pound discussion

UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw has been vocal in his belief that, if he gets his desired fight with UFC flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson, the winner of said fight will …read more

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Posted on February 5, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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Demetrious Johnson on T.J. Dillashaw: He Hasn’t Been Champ For a Year

When it comes to pound-for-pound talks, Demetrious Johnson doesn’t believe T.J. Dillashaw should be in the conversation. Johnson and Dillashaw have been angling for a “super fight” on July 7. …read more

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Posted on February 4, 2018, 9:16 pm By
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John Dodson: If I can’t beat Demetrious Johnson, neither can T.J. Dillashaw

It’s very likely that UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson’s next opponent will be current bantamweight titleholder T.J. Dillashaw. The two have been bickering back-and-forth about a potential superfight and UFC …read more

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Posted on February 3, 2018, 4:16 am By
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VIDEO | Demetrious Johnson Plays Dragon Ball FighterZ with WWE’s Xavier Woods

If you’ve followed UFC flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson‘s life at all outside of the Octagon, you’d know that when he’s not dominating in the Octagon, he’s interacting and playing against …read more

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Posted on February 1, 2018, 11:16 pm By
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John Dodson accepts ‘MMA math’ title of ‘heavyweight champion of the world’

BELEM, Brazil — John Dodson talks about his UFC Belem fight against Pedro Munhoz, the potential superfight between Demetrious Johnson and T.J. Dillashaw, his close losses to John Lineker and …read more

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John Dodson on TJ Dillashaw’s chances again Demetrious Johnson: “he can’t beat him”

One of the most talked about fights in MMA today is a possible superfight between dominating UFC flyweight champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson and UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw. Pretty …read more

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Morning Report: John Dodson says if he didn’t defeat Demetrious Johnson, then T.J. Dillashaw ‘can’t beat him’

Though it’s far from official at this point, all signs point to the UFC booking a champion-vs.-champion superfight between bantamweight title-holder T.J. Dillashaw and flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson for later …read more

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Posted on February 1, 2018, 1:16 pm By
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Demetrious Johnson doesn’t mind getting UFC title stripped, wants T.J. Dillashaw on ‘stacked card’

Now that UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson has undergone successful shoulder surgery, he’s looking to return to action against bantamweight titleholder T.J. Dillashaw sometime this summer in a highly-anticipated superfight.
The …read more

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Posted on January 27, 2018, 4:16 am By
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Demetrious Johnson: ‘Mighty Mouse’ vs. Dillashaw is the ‘superfight everyone wants’

Demetrious Johnson thinks a champion vs. champion superfight against T.J. Dillashaw is the fight everyone wants to see. Demetrious Johnson is warming up the idea of a flyweight championship bout …read more

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Posted on January 26, 2018, 12:46 am By
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Demetrious Johnson Only Willing to Face T.J. Dillashaw on ‘Stacked’ Pay-Per-View Card

Reigning flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is ready to sign on the dotted line to defend his crown against T.J. Dillashaw, but the placement of their fight must first meet his …read more

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Posted on January 24, 2018, 8:46 pm By
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Following successful shoulder surgery, Demetrious Johnson eyes TJ Dillashaw super fight at UFC 226

Who said Demetrious Johnson doesn’t want none of T.J. Dillashaw?
According to recent comments from “Mighty Mouse” during a fan chat for Metro PCS (via MMA Junkie), the Ultimate Fighting Championship …read more

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Demetrious Johnson talking TJ Dillashaw bout for International Fight Week 2018

With surgery out of the way and recovery ahead of him, it sounds like Demetrious Johnson is finally ready to consider a bout with T.J. Dillashaw. Is it finally going …read more

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Demetrious Johnson shares ideal opponent, date for next fight

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson, who owns the record for most consecutive title defenses of any champion in UFC history, is currently recovering from a surgery. That said, he’s already …read more

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Posted on January 22, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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Following surgery, UFC champ Demetrious Johnson eyes July showdown with T.J. Dillashaw

December 30, 2016; Las Vegas, NV, USA; T.J. Dillashaw is declared the winner by decision against John Lineker during UFC 207 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY …read more

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Demetrious Johnson doesn’t believe he’s GOAT but says he’s ‘getting there’

Few people will argue that UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson isn’t the best pound-for-pound martial artist on the planet today.
Johnson, who has never lost at 125 pounds, is coming off …read more

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Morning Report: Demetrious Johnson ‘honored’ Anderson Silva called him the GOAT, believes he’s ‘getting there’

Game recognizes game.
2017 was a banner year for Greatest of All-Time discussions in MMA as Jon Jones, Demetrious Johnson, and Georges St-Pierre all restaked their claims as the best fighter …read more

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VIDEO | Anderson Silva Calls Demetrious Johnson the Greatest of All Time

At UFC 216, Demetrious Johnson not only broke Anderson Silva’s title defense record, but did it with a German suplex-cancel into an armbar. He made history by breaking the record, …read more

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Demetrious Johnson honored Anderson Silva says he's GOAT – but still won't claim title

It’s going to take more than Anderson Silva’s endorsement for Demetrious Johnson to claim the GOAT title for himself.
Former UFC middleweight champion Silva has been off the grid since a …read more

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Dana White to UFC fighters: ‘Build yourself into a star, and you won’t be talking about money fights’

Dana White has a piece of advice for UFC fighters demanding “big money fights.” From Tyron Woodley to Demetrious Johnson, Dana White is aware of the “money fight” demands of …read more

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TJ Dillashaw Rips ‘Idiot’ Cody Garbrandt’s Comments

UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw is preparing for a super fight with flyweight and pound-for-pound king Demetrious Johnson. While Dillashaw refuses to take his eyes off the prize, his ambition …read more

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Posted on January 14, 2018, 9:46 pm By
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TJ Dillashaw Wants Demetrious Johnson’s Number 1 Pound-for-Pound Spot

TJ Dillashaw has been chasing a bout with Demetrious Johnson for some time now and believes that he will get his wish in 2018. Johnson recently underwent shoulder surgery with …read more

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Posted on January 13, 2018, 9:46 pm By
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UFC champ Demetrious Johnson’s shoulder surgery a success

Demetrious Johnson underwent successful shoulder surgery earlier this week. UFC flyweight champion and top-ranked pound-for-pound fighter Demetrious Johnson underwent successful shoulder surgery on Wednesday, according to MMAFighting’s Ariel Helwani.
Johnson, who …read more

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Posted on January 11, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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UFC champ Demetrious Johnson undergoes successful shoulder surgery

Demetrious Johnson underwent successful shoulder surgery today to fix some lingering damage that needed to be “cleaned up.”
Johnson (27-2-1 MMA, 15-1-1 UFC), the UFC flyweight champion, went under the knife …read more

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Posted on January 10, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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Demetrious Johnson Undergoing Surgery on Wednesday, no Timeframe for Return

UFC flyweight champion and pound-for-pound number 1, Demetrious Johnson, will have surgery on his shoulder on Wednesday. The dynamic champion looks set to be sidelined for a long time while …read more

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Posted on January 10, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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Demetrious Johnson undergoes successful shoulder surgery, but timetable for UFC return unknown

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight champion, Demetrious Johnson, does not duck fighters, because it’s impossible to rack up 11 straight title defenses by staying home and playing games on Twitch.
That …read more

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Posted on January 10, 2018, 7:46 pm By
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BREAKING | Demetrious Johnson Won’t Be Fighting Anytime Soon

Every time Demetrious Johnson’s name has come up since his record-breaking performance, it has been paired with TJ Dillashaw. It seemed like negotiations were getting close, but he has recently …read more

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Posted on January 10, 2018, 6:47 pm By
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Demetrious Johnson undergoes successful shoulder surgery

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson went under the knife on Wednesday.
Johnson had successful left shoulder surgery, MMAFighting.com confirmed with Johnson following the procedure. It is unclear at this time how …read more

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Posted on January 10, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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ATT Coach Believes Cris Cyborg vs. Amanda Nunes is Inevitable

A champion vs. champion clash under the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) banner may occur in the near future and we’re not talking about Demetrious Johnson vs. T.J. Dillashaw. In a …read more

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'Bang' Ludwig: Demetrious Johnson vs. T.J. Dillashaw 'has to happen for the history books'

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosLAS VEGAS – Will a superfight between UFC champs Demetrious Johnson and T.J. Dillashaw ever happen? Dillashaw’s coach says it damn well better.
“Just as a …read more

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Posted on January 8, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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T.J. Dillashaw: I believe I should be a lot higher in the pound-for-pound rankings

T.J. Dillashaw talks about his standing as the UFC’s top pound-for-pound fighter and pushing for a fight against Demetrious Johnson. T.J. Dillashaw was able to reclaim the UFC bantamweight …read more

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Posted on January 5, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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Morning Report: TJ Dillashaw still clamoring for Demetrious Johnson superfight, wants to ‘dethrone him from his legacy’

Last year when his bantamweight title shot/grudge match against Cody Garbrandt was first canceled due to a Garbrandt injury, T.J. Dillashaw quickly pivoted into potentially fighting flyweight champion and pound-for-pound …read more

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Frustrated TJ Dillashaw Vows to Dethrone Demetrious Johnson

After a false alarm leak, Demetrious Johnson released a statement saying that a Champ Champ fight with TJ Dillashaw still isn’t official yet. But hey, don’t tell Dillashaw that. He’s …read more

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Demetrious Johnson's wild arm bar wins Yahoo Sports Submission of the Year; Francis Ngannou gets KO of the Year

No matter how many times I see it, I remain enthralled by the arm bar that Demetrious Johnson finished Ray Borg with in their flyweight title fight at UFC 216 …read more

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UFC's Dillashaw sees pound-for-pound vindication in Johnson fight

T.J. Dillashaw, who claimed the UFC’s bantamweight title in November, believes a win against Demetrious Johnson will prove he’s the best fighter in the world. …read more

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Demetrious Johnson explains how his insane submission of Ray Borg came to be

When examining the options for 2017’s Submission of the Year, there is one very clear frontrunner: the insane, flying armbar flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson locked up on Ray Borg back …read more

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Demetrious Johnson explains origins of legendary 2017 armbar, 2018 plans

Last year may not have been historic campaign in mixed martial arts like in years past, but 2017 still produced plenty of memorable moments for the sport, and few were …read more

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Posted on January 3, 2018, 4:16 pm By
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VIDEO | Promotional plans leaked for Demetrious Johnson vs. TJ Dillashaw

It appears that plans for a super fight between UFC champions Demetrious Johnson and T.J. Dillashaw are officially underway.
Earlier tonight the UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson was live streaming on …read more

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Posted on December 31, 2017, 3:16 am By
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VIDEO | Promotional plans leaked for Demtrious Johnson vs. TJ Dillashaw

It appears that plans for a super fight between UFC champions Demetrious Johnson and T.J. Dillashaw are officially underway.
Earlier tonight the UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson was live streaming on …read more

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Posted on December 31, 2017, 2:46 am By
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