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UFC 236's Khalil Rountree moved to Thailand after Johnny Walker exposed clinch game

ATLANTA – Khalil Rountree moved to the other side of the world in order to improve his game ahead of UFC 236.
After suffering a knockout loss to Johnny Walker in …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Khalil Rountree details the unique challenges of fighting Johnny Walker

Johnny Walker has been on a roll. Since his first UFC fight back in November, the massive Brazilian has earned three wins, all by first-round knockout. His total Octagon time …read more

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Posted on April 5, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Manuwa thinks Johnny Walker could give Jon Jones a challenge

Jimi Manuwa wants to fight again in June, and he thinks Johnny Walker could give Jon Jones a run for his money. Jimi Manuwa has said he is targeting a …read more

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Jimi Manuwa believes Johnny Walker could ‘possibly’ give Jon Jones a challenge

LONDON — Jimi Manuwa discussed his frustration with being injured for the London event, the up and coming light heavyweights, how Johnny Walker could potentially give Jon Jones some trouble, …read more

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Brandon Gibson breaks down prospective Jon Jones opponents, Brock Lesnar, Johnny Walker

Jon Jones’s latest victory didn’t leave a lot of room for questions, outside of one: Who’s next?
At UFC 235, Jones authored the first successful defense of his second light heavyweight …read more

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Jones On Walker: ‘I Know I’m Gonna Be Fighting Him Sooner Or Later’

Rising light heavyweight contender Johnny Walker is beginning to turn heads around the MMA community and reigning UFC champion Jon Jones is one of them.
Walker, who decimated light heavyweight veteran …read more

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Posted on March 9, 2019, 3:17 am By
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Jon Jones gives his take on new light heavyweight contender Johnny Walker

It doesn’t look like the title reign of Jon Jones is going to end anytime soon. At the same time, Brazilian light heavyweight contender Johnny Walker is hurtling toward title …read more

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Posted on March 8, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Jon Jones Has Taken Notice of Johnny Walker

Jon Jones, much like the rest of the MMA community, is very aware of Johnny Walker. The explosive and dynamic 26-year-old Johnny Walker has wowed fans thus far in his …read more

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Posted on March 8, 2019, 4:46 am By
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Walker calls for Gustafsson fight at UFC Stockholm

Rising UFC light heavyweight Johnny Walker wants to go to enemy territory for his next fight. Johnny Walker wants a big step-up in competition in his next fight.
The rising UFC …read more

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Posted on March 5, 2019, 7:55 pm By
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Johnny Walker Out 4 Weeks After Injuring Shoulder During Post-Fight Celebration at UFC 235

While his post-fight celebration at UFC 235 was more physically taxing than the fight itself, Johnny Walker won’t be out for too long. …read more

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Posted on March 5, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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UFC 235 medical suspensions: Jon Jones, Johnny Walker and Mickey Gall facing long sits

UFC 235 was a memorable card, packed to the edges with wild scraps and thrilling stoppages. An unfortunate side-effect of this kind of card, of course, is a prevalence of …read more

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After Mild Shoulder Injury, Johnny Walker Eying Alexander Gustafsson For Stockholm Card

Over the weekend (Sat. March 2, 2019) Johnny Walker continued his rise in the light heavyweight division. He made quick work of Misha Cirkunov at UFC 235 with a flying …read more

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MMA Squared: Johnny Walker, 205 prospect and aspiring B-boy?

Usually it’s Jon Jones who dislocates light heavyweight title contenders’ shoulders. Johnny Walker even has that end covered. Oh no Johnny, what is you doin’?
Getting his shoulder dislocated may …read more

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Posted on March 5, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Walker out four weeks after celebration injury

Rising UFC light heavyweight contender Johnny Walker will need four weeks to rehab a shoulder injury suffered while doing “the worm” after his first-round TKO against Misha Cirkunov on Saturday. …read more

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Johnny Walker provides shoulder update, hopes for Alexander Gustafsson bout next in Sweden

At UFC 235, we were treated to awesome performances aplenty. Two of which were brought to us by light heavyweights.

While one of those belonged to the division’s champion, Jon Jones, …read more

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Johnny Walker diagnosed with mild shoulder injury

Johnny Walker’s celebration mishap shouldn’t keep him out for long.
The UFC light heavyweight caused a minor scare following his 36-second KO of Misha Cirkunov at UFC 235 on Saturday in …read more

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Johnny Walker not about to stop celebrating – he'll just train more for his dances

LAS VEGAS – Dislocating his shoulder during his post-fight celebration at UFC 235 isn’t going to stop Johnny Walker from punctuating his wins with a little flair.
“I have to train …read more

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Posted on March 5, 2019, 3:16 am By
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Walker says shoulder is ‘not too bad,’ White hopes he stops ‘doing that sh-t’

Light heavyweight prospect Johnny Walker sounds confident that his shoulder injury isn’t too bad after his post UFC 235 KO celebration, but still awaiting final tests. Light heavyweight’s new star, …read more

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Posted on March 4, 2019, 10:46 pm By
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The biggest winners from UFC 235

With two title fights and some high profile names to boot, UFC 235 was preceded by some lofty expectations. But thanks to efforts from fighters like Diego Sanchez, Johnny Walker, …read more

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The Break: Recounting UFC 235, from Jon Jones' self-sabotage to Johnny Walker's dance dilemma

Ever have one of those weeks and/or weekends when, by the time you get to Monday, you can barely remember everything that happened? That’s more or less every week in …read more

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Posted on March 4, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Jon Jones came through at UFC 235, and it appears the light heavyweight division is back in business

Not counting his record on Tuesday nights, Johnny Walker is a perfect 3-0 in the UFC proper so far, and has needed just under three minutes of cage time to …read more

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Posted on March 4, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Johnny Walker says he needs to train celebrations more to avoid another injury

LAS VEGAS — After his UFC 235 win, Johnny Walker discusses the quick knockout of Misha Cirkunov, what he wants next, Jon Jones, injuring himself during the post-fight celebration and …read more

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UFC 235 bonuses: Johnny Walker, Diego Sanchez awarded for dramatic finishes

Make it three Performance of the Night bonuses in three fights for Johnny Walker.
The 26-year-old Brazilian continued his tear through the light heavyweight division Saturday at UFC 235 in Las …read more

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Johnny Walker’s quick knockout leads UFC 235 performance bonuses

Johnny Walker led the way with the UFC 235: Jones vs. Smith post-fight performance bonuses on Saturday in Las Vegas.
Walker earned his $50,000 Performance of the Night bonus by making …read more

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Posted on March 3, 2019, 7:16 am By
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UFC 235 bonuses: Johnny Walker scores POTN cash for a 3rd straight time

Check out which fighters won performance bonuses from UFC 235: Jones vs. Smith. The T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada Republic was home to a mediocre night of fights. …read more

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UFC 235 bonuses: Johnny Walker, Diego Sanchez among $50,000 winners

Johnny Walker, Diego Sanchez, Pedro Munhoz and Cody Garbrandt each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday’s UFC 235 event.
Walker and Sanchez earned “Performance of the Night” honors, while …read more

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Johnny Walker addresses dislocated shoulder he suffered in UFC 235 celebration

Johnny Walker suffers dislocated shoulder in celebration

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Johnny Walker addresses dislocated shoulder

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Johnny Walker talks about the dislocated shoulder he suffered when he flopped onto the …read more

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Posted on March 3, 2019, 5:16 am By
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Johnny Walker drops Misha Cirkunov with flying knee (UFC 235 Highlights)


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Check out the highlights from Johnny Walker’s first-round TKO stoppage of Misha Cirkunov at UFC 235: Jones vs. …read more

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Video: Watch the moment Johnny Walker hurt his shoulder celebrating a 36-second TKO at UFC 235

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Johnny Walker def. Misha Cirkunov at UFC 235: Best photos

Johnny Walker came into UFC 235 one of the most talked-about prospects the light heavyweight division has seen in a while.
And …read more

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Pros react to Walker’s flying knee, Zabit’s win at UFC 235

Johnny Walker scored another highlight reel KO at UFC 235, while Zabit Magomedsharipov picked up a unanimous decision victory. On Twitter, pro fighters enjoyed the fights. First, Johnny Walker scored …read more

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UFC 235 Prelim Results and Highlights

Tonight’s UFC 235 prelims prodcued some memorable fights and exciting finishes.

The UFC 235 prelims were highlighted by stoppage victories from fan favorites Diego Sanchez and Johnny Walker.

Diego Sanchez utilized …read more

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Johnny Walker def. Misha Cirkunov at UFC 235: Best photos

Check out the best photos from Johnny Walker’s TKO win over Misha Cirkunov at UFC 235 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. (Photos by Stephen R. Sylvanie, USA TODAY Sports) …read more

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UFC 235 video: Johnny Walker knocks out Misha Cirkunov, injures himself celebrating

Apparently, the only person who can stop Johnny Walker is Johnny Walker.
The Brazilian light heavyweight phenom used a sensational flying knee to knock out Toronto’s Misha Cirkunov in just 36 …read more

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UFC 235 results: Johnny Walker scores quick finish of Misha Cirkunov, injures himself celebrating

LAS VEGAS – Johnny Walker did it again, this time stopping Misha Cirkunov for his third straight first-round UFC win.
The light heavyweight bout was part of the preliminary card of …read more

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Johnny Walker called out Cirkunov because lower-ranked fighters would only last 15 seconds

Johnny Walker is wasting no time.
The Brazilian light heavyweight prospect quickly became a fan favorite in the UFC after knocking out Khalil Rountree and Justin Ledet in a combined time …read more

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Johnny Walker denies being overconfident in his fights

Light heavyweight prospect Johnny Walker analyzes his own demeanor ahead of his bout at UFC 235. Light heavyweight prospect Johnny Walker will have his hands full when he meets Misha …read more

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Posted on March 1, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Why Johnny Walker hopes for longer fight against Misha Cirkunov at UFC 235

LAS VEGAS – In just 132 seconds of UFC cage time, Johnny Walker has made quite an impression. However, he said what’s been seen is just a sliver of what …read more

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Johnny Walker on crazy post-fight celebrations: ‘I don’t know where this comes from’

LAS VEGAS — At UFC 235 media day, Johnny Walker discusses his suspenders and bowtie attire, why he sought out this fight with Misha Cirkunov, wanting to fight at UFC …read more

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Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (8 p.m. ET) with Mickey Gall, Johnny Walker, Justine Kish (all in studio)

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT) with guests Mickey Gall, Johnny Walker and Justine Kish.
UFC women’s flyweight Kish will co-host the entire show. She …read more

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