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Demetrious Johnson Doesn’t Want Immediate Rematch Against Moraes

Demetrious Johnson is not looking to get right back into a title fight following his KO loss at ONE on TNT 1. Former UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is coming …read more

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Posted on April 9, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Demetrious Johnson lost fair and square, but grounded knees are still bad for MMA | Opinion

Demetrious Johnson has been vocal through the years that he’s in favor of grounded knees in mixed martial arts, and he let it be known again on the night Petr …read more

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Adriano Moraes reveals conversation he had with “amazing guy” Jorge Masvidal about knees in MMA

ONE Championship flyweight champion Adriano Moraes revealed the conversation he had with UFC star Jorge Masvidal about throwing knees in MMA. Moraes finished former UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson with …read more

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Sterling & Johnson Still Disagree On Rules After Johnson’s Knee KO Loss

Aljamain Sterling and Demetrious Johnson still disagree on whether knees to a downed fighter should be legal, even after Johnson fell victim to the maneuver on Wednesday. Following Aljamain Sterling’s …read more

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Demetrious Johnson Considers Kickboxing After Loss To Adriano Moraes

Demetrious Johnson could be looking towards a new path following the ONE on TNT 1 loss to Adriano Moraes. On Wednesday night, Demetrious Johnson walked into the ONE Championship ring …read more

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Demetrious Johnson still wants to see knees to grounded opponents despite knockout loss at ONE on TNT I

Despite the clear damage one such strike did to him, Demetrious Johnson still thinks kneeing a downed opponent should be legal.
The rule is illegal in the UFC, where we recently …read more

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Posted on April 8, 2021, 4:46 pm By
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Moraes Credits Masvidal For ‘Mouse’ Trap

ONE flyweight champion Adriano Moraes retained his division strap by laying waste to former UFC titleholder Demetrious Johnson in the ONE on TNT main event last Weds. night (April 7) …read more

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Adriano Moraes credits Jorge Masvidal for knee that knocked out Demetrious Johnson

ONE Championship flyweight champion Adriano Moraes credited teammate Jorge Masvidal for the knee that knocked out Demetrious Johnson. Moraes shocked the world when he knocked out Johnson at ONE on …read more

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Demetrious Johnson issues statement following first knockout loss

The unthinkable happened during ONE Championship’s first TNT event, ONE on TNT 1. The legendary Demetrious Johnson suffered a knockout loss. Entering his fourth bout with the promotion, Johnson had …read more

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Demetrious Johnson issues statement after first career knockout loss at ONE on TNT I

Demetrious Johnson does not appear to be badly harmed after suffering his first career knockout loss at ONE on TNT I.
Johnson (30-4-1), a former longtime UFC flyweight champion, came up …read more

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Adriano Moraes Shocks Demetrious Johnson, Retains Flyweight Crown at One on TNT 1

Adriano Moraes did what no one in the UFC was ever able to do: finish Demetrious Johnson. …read more

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Posted on April 8, 2021, 3:46 am By
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ONE Championship on TNT results: Adriano Moraes KOs Demetrious Johnson; Eddie Alvarez DQ’d

Adriano Moraes put on a career-defining performance to finish Demetrious Johnson in the second round, as the ONE Championship on TNT results came in on Wednesday. The Brazilian was fighting …read more

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ONE on TNT in Tweets: Pros react to Demetrious Johnson’s loss, Eddie Alvarez’s disqualification

Fighters watching ONE on TNT were as surprised as everyone else after a night of upsets.
First there was Eddie Alvarez’s disqualification loss to Iuri Lapicus, and then Demetrious Johnson …read more

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ONE on TNT I results: Adriano Moraes knocks out Demetrious Johnson; Eddie Alvarez disqualified

ONE flyweight champion Adriano Moraes (19-3) became the first man to ever score a stoppage win over former UFC champ Demetrious Johnson (30-4-1), halting him with strikes in the second …read more

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ONE on TNT 1 Results: Adriano Moraes KO’s Demetrious Johnson (Video)

After claiming Grand Prix victory, Demetrious Johnson is set to challenge Adriano Moraes for the flyweight championship at tonight’s ONE on TNT 1 event. Johnson (30-4-1 MMA) won the ONE …read more

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ONE on TNT video: Adriano Moraes upsets Demetrious Johnson with brutal second-round knockout to retain title

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Adriano Moraes shocked the world on Wednesday night with a brutal second-round knockout over Demetrious Johnson in the first ever ONE on TNT …read more

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Pros react after Adriano Moraes KO’s Demetrious Johnson at ONE on TNT 1

Demetrious Johnson returned to the caged circle at tonight’s ONE on TNT 1 event where he challenged Adriano Moraes for the flyweight championship. Johnson (30-4-1 MMA) had won the ONE …read more

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ONE on TNT Results: Moraes vs. Johnson

Adriano Moraes and Demetrious Johnson will clash in the ONE on TNT main event. | ONE Championship

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Posted on April 7, 2021, 3:46 pm By
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ONE On TNT Staredowns

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Staredowns begin at the 4:55 mark. Former UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson makes his long-awaited return to mixed martial arts (MMA) action when …read more

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Posted on April 7, 2021, 2:46 pm By
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Photo | See the staggering size difference between Demetrious Johnson and Adriano Moraes

Former UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is giving up quite a bit of size when he faces off against ONE champion Adriano Moraes. Johnson was traded by the UFC to …read more

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Tyler McGuire: 'Amazing opportunity' to fight alongside Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez

Ahead of ONE on TNT 1, Tyler McGuire spoke with reporters during a virtual media day.
McGuire (12-1) talked about taking a more efficient approach after his first-career loss, the implications …read more

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Demetrious Johnson taking Adriano Moraes seriously, laughs off proving anything to Dana White

Former UFC flyweight champion and winner of the ONE Championship flyweight grand prix, Demetrious ”Mighty Mouse” Johnson, spoke at virtual media day for ONE on TNT ahead of challenging Adriano …read more

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Demetrious Johnson aims to ‘blow the bricks’ off Adriano Moraes to claim flyweight title at ONE on TNT 1

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After nearly 18 months out of action, Demetrious Johnson is ready to get back to work and add another championship …read more

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Does ‘Mighty Mouse’ Need Validation From Dana? LOL!

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Former UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will look to capture a second 125-pound title when he …read more

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Posted on April 6, 2021, 8:16 pm By
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Demetrious Johnson scoffs at the idea of having anything left to prove to Dana White

ONE championship superstar Demetrious Johnson scoffed at the notion that he has anything left to prove to UFC president Dana White. Johnson returns on Wednesday night in the main event …read more

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Video: Fight preview for Adriano Moraes vs. Demetrious Johnson at ONE on TNT I

ONE Championship airs live in U.S. primetime for the first time with this week’s ONE on TNT I event, and you can preview the headlining contest now.
This episode of ONE …read more

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Michael Schiavello: Demetrious Johnson 'is going to have his work cut out for him' at ONE on TNT 1

Count ONE Championship play-by-play man Michael Schiavello among those who believes Demetrious Johnson has quite the fight on his hands this week.
With “Mighty Mouse” bidding for the ONE Championship flyweight …read more

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Demetrious Johnson praises Jon Jones: “I don’t see anyone beating him anytime soon”

ONE Championship flyweight Demetrious Johnson praised UFC superstar Jon Jones, saying that he doesn’t see anyone beating him anytime soon. Johnson is considered by many fans and analysts to be …read more

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ONE on TNT 1 video: An inside look at Demetrious Johnson's life outside the cage

There are few who would question Demetrious Johnson’s claim as the best flyweight in MMA history.
Wednesday, he can put a bow on that status – or an underdog champion could play …read more

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Posted on April 4, 2021, 11:16 pm By
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Demetrious Johnson wants Ben Askren to beat Jake Paul, but will be ‘surprised’ if Askren wins

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Demetrious Johnson will be throwing his support towards his fellow MMA brethren on April 17, but he feels it may be …read more

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Demetrious Johnson on earning his ONE Championship title shot, GOAT talk

Former UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson has his eyes on another belt, and he’s happy to have earned his title shot the hard way.
Speaking ahead of his upcoming flyweight title …read more

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Posted on March 31, 2021, 3:46 pm By
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‘Mighty Mouse’ wants rule change on striking downed opponent

Following the UFC 259 controversy between Petr Yan and Aljamain Sterling, Demetrious Johnson wants a rule change with regards to striking a downed opponent. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC
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Demetrious Johnson calls for rule change following DQ finish in title fight between Aljamain Sterling and Petr Yan

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If there’s one man who can weigh in on the outcome of UFC title fights, it’s the promotion’s title defense …read more

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Video: What the Heck, Episode 52: Demetrious Johnson, Michael Chiesa, John Gooden and Laura Sanchez

On this week’s episode of What the Heck, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck speaks with UFC commentator John Gooden (7:10) to recap Francis Ngannou’s second-round KO win over Stipe Miocic to …read more

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Adriano Moraes: I'll be a step ahead of Demetrious Johnson at ONE on TNT 1

ONE flyweight champion Adriano Moraes knows he has a stern test ahead of him but is confident that he’s up for the challenge.
Moraes (18-3) defends his title against former UFC …read more

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