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Twitter Mailbag: Will we ever see 'CM Punk' fight in the UFC?

In this week’s Twitter Mailbag, CM Punk is going back under the knife and delaying his UFC debut yet again. Are we starting to get a feel for how this is going to go? 1,599 more words


Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2138 with Demetrious Johnson, Alex Garcia

Stream or download Wednesday’s edition of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Demetrious Johnson and Alex Garcia.

Johnson defends his flyweight title on April 23 in at UFC 197 in Las Vegas against Henry Cejudo. 36 more words


Demetrious Johnson: I'm fighting good guys, but they're not Benavidez or Dodson

Ask UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson whether he’s cleaned out his division, and he’ll tell you that, technically, he’s got more opponents to fight.

There’s fighters such as Jussier Formiga, Zach Makovsky, Wilson Reis, and his upcoming challenge, Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo (9-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC), whom he’s scheduled to fight April 23 at UFC 197. 768 more words


Henry Cejudo: UFC 197 title win would make me 'greatest combat athlete'

Henry Cejudo will attempt to make history in more ways than one when he challenges flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson at UFC 197.

Not only does Cejudo (10-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC) have the opportunity to end Johnson’s (23-2-1 MMA, 11-1-1 UFC) lengthy title reign to become just the second man to hold the UFC’s 125-pound title, but more significantly, the 2008 Olympic gold-medalist wrestler has the chance to become the first person in history to win Olympic and UFC gold. 544 more words


MMAjunkie Radio (1 p.m. ET): Demetrious Johnson and Alex Garcia

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guests Demetrious Johnson and Alex Garcia.

UFC flyweight champ Johnson fights challenger Henry Cejudo on April 23 at UFC 197. 228 more words


Australian Robert Whittaker earns spot on huge UFC 197 card

Coming off four straight victories, New Zealand-born Australian Robert Whittaker has been on an absolute tear in the UFC’s middleweight division for the last two years and now, his consistency has been rewarded with a spot on one of the biggest cards of 2016. 574 more words


UFC Fight Desk: The Ebb and Flow of Awesome Fight Cards

During Saturday night’s fight card in Las Vegas, the UFC confirmed a couple events that most fans already had penciled in on their calendars, making the April 16 FOX show in Tampa, Florida and UFC 197 the following Saturday back in Las Vegas official. 658 more words