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Champ Johnson predicts UFC 183's Lineker-McCall potential title eliminator

Demetrious Johnson expects to see an old friend in his next title defense.

The UFC flyweight champ told MMAjunkie Radio he expects Ian McCall (13-4-1 MMA, 2-2-1 UFC) to walk away victorious from a UFC 183 meeting with John Lineker (24-7 MMA, 5-2 UFC) this weekend. 746 more words


Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #1887 with Demetrious Johnson, Dominique Robinson

Stream or download Friday’s edition of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Demetrious Johnson and Dominique Robinson.

UFC flyweight champion Johnson touched on many subjects, including a breakdown of Ian McCall vs. 30 more words


MMAjunkie Radio (noon ET): Demetrious Johnson and Dominique Robinson

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off at noon ET (9 a.m. PT) with guests Demetrious Johnson and Dominique Robinson.

Johnson, the UFC’s longtime flyweight champion, discusses his 2015 plans and helps us preview next week’s UFC 183 bout between Ian McCall and John Lineker, who could determine the next title challenger.  224 more words


With Cruz and Assuncao Injured, Who Should Get TJ Dillashaw Next?

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before, Dominick Cruz is injured. In a really sad piece of news, Dom, who sat out from October 1, 2011 through September 27, 2014, just announced that he’s hurt again. 317 more words


UFC champ Demetrious Johnson targets April return, but unsure of next foe

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson has not fought since September. And as of now, he has nothing scheduled for the future.

Johnson (21-2-1 MMA, 9-1-1 UFC) is not injured. 833 more words


What kind of UFC champ will Carla Esparza be? More 'Mighty Mouse' than Rousey

(This story appears in today’s edition of USA TODAY.)

Carla Esparza will forever live in record books as the UFC’s first women’s strawweight champion. However, she knows the real work is just beginning. 709 more words


Xbox-sponsored UFC champ Demetrious Johnson discusses UFC-Reebok deal

Xbox- and Microsoft-backed UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson has one of the most prominent fighter-sponsor partnerships in the sport.

Johnson’s attire through fight week and on fight night has remained the same for years, but with… 864 more words