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Johnny Walker wants to fight Jon Jones so ‘everyone can see who is the real champion’

Rising light heavyweight contender Johnny Walker is set to fight Corey Anderson next at UFC 244, but he still has his eyes set on a showdown against Jon Jones.
The Brazilian …read more

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Johnny Walker believes he could ‘punish’ Jon Jones on the ground

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Johnny Walker has made a name for himself as one of the breakout stars of the of 2019 due to his astronomical knockout power, but …read more

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Posted on August 12, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Walker Vs. Anderson Coming To UFC 244 In NYC

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A highly-intriguing Light Heavyweight showdown between Corey Anderson and Johnny Walker is close to being a done deal, as Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) …read more

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Light Heavyweight Contenders Corey Anderson, Johnny Walker to Clash at UFC 244

A matchup of surging light heavyweight contenders is in the works for UFC 244, as Corey Anderson and Johnny Walker have verbally agreed to fight at Madison Square Garden on …read more

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Report: Corey Anderson vs. Johnny Walker Headed To UFC 244

Corey Anderson wanted a fight with budding rival Jon Jones, but it’s looking like he’ll get rising star Johnny Walker instead. According to a report from ESPN’s Brett Okamoto, the …read more

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Posted on August 5, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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Corey Anderson vs. Johnny Walker in works for UFC 244

Johnny Walker | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Corey Anderson and Johnny Walker’s Madison Square Garden campaign efforts appear to have paid off.
MMA Fighting’s Damon Martin and Guilherme Cruz confirmed …read more

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Sources: UFC finalizing Anderson-Walker fight

The UFC is close to making a light heavyweight fight between Corey Anderson and Johnny Walker, sources told ESPN. …read more

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Corey Anderson calls out Johnny Walker, who accepts: ‘Let’s dance’

Corey Anderson | Steve Flynn-USA TODAY Sports

Corey Anderson calls out rising light heavyweight Johnny Walker, on Twitter. Light heavyweights Corey Anderson and Johnny Walker won’t wait for Mick …read more

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Report | Johnny Walker set to return at UFC 244 in New York against Corey Anderson

It appears that a pivotal light heavyweight fight featuring Johnny Walker taking on Corey Anderson will take place at November’s UFC 244 event.
The news was first reported by “Combate” and …read more

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Johnny Walker responds to callout from Corey Anderson

UFC light heavyweight contender Corey Anderson recently set his sights on a showdown with streaking light heavyweight prospect Johnny Walker. Anderson expressed his interest in this fight, which he hopes …read more

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'Let's dance!' Johnny Walker accepts Corey Anderson's MSG callout for UFC 244

Corey Anderson has been putting in “Overtime” (sorry …) trying to book a big fight.
After swinging and apparently missing with UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, it looks like he …read more

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Posted on July 30, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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UFC on ESPN 4 winner Klidson Abreu: I'm sure I can beat Johnny Walker again

SAN ANTONIO – Klidson Abreu entered the UFC win column at UFC on ESPN 4 and made a bold prediction after defeating Sam Alvey.
When asked if he’d rematch Johnny Walker, …read more

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Posted on July 23, 2019, 11:16 am By
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Bisping: ‘I think the biggest threat to Jon Jones right now is Johnny Walker’

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Michael Bisping believes Johnny Walker could pose all kinds of problems to Jon Jones. Jon Jones had difficulty in dealing …read more

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Posted on July 20, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Michael Bisping: I Think Biggest Threat To Jon Jones Is Johnny Walker

UFC Hall of Famer Michael Bisping feels Johnny Walker may have the best shot at dethroning Jon Jones. Walker has been making a name for himself in a short amount …read more

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Posted on July 19, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Johnny Walker ‘not scared to fight’ Francis Ngannou

Light heavyweight prospect Johnny Walker is open to all sorts of challenges in the UFC. Fully recovered from a freak shoulder injury sustained during a post-fight dance celebration in March, …read more

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Johnny Walker shares plans for two-division title reign

Johnny Walker is closing in on a title fight with UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, but he believes he’s got a bit more work to do before Jones gives …read more

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Posted on July 15, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Johnny Walker open to fighting Francis Ngannou, says Jon Jones is ‘afraid to lose to an unknown guy’

Johnny Walker is tired of waiting. In fact, he’s so eager to return he’s picking fights at both light heavyweight and heavyweight.
The Brazilian 205-pounder impressed the MMA world with three …read more

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VIDEO: Johnny Walker says he won’t hurt himself celebrating again

LAS VEGAS – Light heavyweight contender Johnny Walker speaks to the media at UFC 239 about when he hopes to fight again, his risky celebrations, possibly matching up with Corey …read more

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Posted on July 13, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Jon Jones Is Not Impressed with Johnny Walker

Johnny Walker has not yet cracked the top 10 of the light heavyweight division, but that has not stopped him from being the talk of the division and a man …read more

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Posted on July 11, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Despite recent surgery, Johnny Walker will keep celebrating with the 'worm'

Johnny Walker hasn’t competed inside the cage since March, and it’s bothering him.
The 27-year-old light heavyweight was last seen finishing Misha Cirkunov via flying knee and punches at UFC 235. …read more

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Johnny Walker won’t rule out a move to heavyweight, believes he can defeat Francis Ngannou

Johnny Walker is one of the more promising light heavyweight prospects in the UFC. The Brazilian is 17-3 as a pro, and 3-0 in the UFC, with all three wins …read more

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Johnny Walker claims he can beat Francis Ngannou today

This list of people willing to fight Francis Ngannou is seemingly getting shorter and shorter. Having rebounded from two worrying losses with a trio of blitzkrieg knockouts of Curtis Blaydes, …read more

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