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DJ and JJ, Both Chasing Records

The UFC just announced that Demetrious Johnson will defend his UFC Flyweight championship in the headline against Ray Borg at UFC 215 on September 9th while Amanda Nunes is re-booked against Valentina Shevchenko as the co-main event.  828 more words

UFC 215: Demetrious Johnson-Ray Borg, Amanda Nunes-Valentina Shevchenko title fights headline

UFC 215 will feature two title fights, with Demetrious Johnson being granted his wish and a recently canceled rematch rebooked.

The UFC announced today that Johnson (26-2-1 MMA, 14-1-1 UFC) will defend his flyweight title against Ray Borg (11-2 MMA, 5-2 UFC) in the night’s main event, while a women’s bantamweight title fight between champ Amanda Nunes (14-4 MMA, 7-1 UFC) and Valentina Shevchenko  (14-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC) will serve as the co-headliner. 379 more words


UFC champ Demetrious Johnson explains why manager Malki Kawa joined 'Mighty Team'

Demetrious Johnson has kept a very close circle of confidants around him as he’s made his ascent to UFC flyweight champion and the ranking as the sport’s top pound-for-pound fighter. 759 more words


Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2486 with Demetrious Johnson, Matt Erickson

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

Johnson, the UFC’s flyweight champ and No. 1 fighter in the USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie… 106 more words


Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (1 p.m. ET) with Demetrious Johnson, Matt Erickson

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

Johnson, the UFC’s flyweight champ and pound-for-pound king, will call in to talk about another big line for his resume. 242 more words


The ESPYs Didn't Bother To Mention That Demetrious Johnson Won Fighter Of The Year

In what may be the most telling moment of Demetrious ‘Mighty Mouse’ Johnson’s career, the 125 pound flyweight champion won the ESPY award for Fighter of the Year but ESPN didn’t bother to tell anyone about it. 574 more words


UFC champ Demetrious Johnson wins 'Best Fighter' ESPY over Conor McGregor, Gennady Golovkin

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson won “Best Fighter” at the 2017 ESPY Awards.

Johnson (26-2-1 MMA, 14-1-1 UFC) took home the award, beating out fellow UFC champ Conor McGregor (21-3 MMA, 9-1 UFC) and boxers Gennady Golovkin, Terence Crawford and Andre Ward. 238 more words