Duane “Bang” Ludwig appeared on BJ Penn Radio to discuss a number of things but one of the most anticipated was his insider information on the potential bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw vs flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson clash. He did confirm what Dana White said about the fight not being offered and negotiations stalling. With DJ hurt it is likely Dillashaw will face former rival Dominick Cruz. Check it out…
UFC head Dana White spoke with the LA Times and confirmed what most of us kind of suspected. The flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson vs bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw bout is officially scrapped. Here’s what he said… It was never made. Plus, D.J. is hurt and out for a while. It’s not surprising since DJ has … Read more
With a potential fight with UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw being tossed around, the talk about the all around best fighter has ramped up. Michael Bisping weighed in on the topic of UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson’s claim to the pound for pound throne on his Believe You Me podcast, … Read more
UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson still wants to fight UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw. He spoke on the MMA Hour about it and called out the UFC to make the fight. The craziest part of it all? DJ doesn’t want to be McGregor 2.0 or another two division champion. In other words, he doesn’t want TJ’s bantamweight belt. Check out everything he had to say about his fighting future.
Flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson took to Instagram to tell fans that he will be undergoing surgery to fix a nagging problem in his shoulder. It’s 5:42 in the morning, I’m about to go in and get my left shoulder worked on, cleaned up. I’ve been having pain in it since December. I grappled nine rounds … Read more
UFC 216 is in the books, but we are still getting content for the night and we are grateful. Check out one of our favorite video series from the UFC featuring all of the action from the card – in brutal slow motion awesomeness. Oh, and it also has the ridiculous slam to armbar from Demetrious Johnson and that’s worth the watch on its own. Another technique to note is Tony Ferguson’s punch fake to elbow that Kevin Lee eats like a double cheeseburger after starving for three days. It’s awesome.
MMA Junkie reported the Reebok Payouts for UFC 216 and I will say it again that they aren’t up to snuff. Demetrious Johnson pulled in $40K with Tony Ferguson, Kevin Lee, and Ray Borg snagging $30k. Fabricio Werdum only pulled in a dismal $10K and it is shameful. Werdum is a veteran who is a former … Read more
MMA Junkie reported the athlete payouts for Saturday’s UFC 216 event and Tony Ferguson leads the way with a whopping $500K by defeating Kevin Lee in the main event. Kevin pulled in a cool $250K for his losing effort to capture the interim lightweight championship. Close behind Tony is Fabricio Werdum with $400K and Demetrious Johnson … Read more
Demetrious Johnson slammed and armbarred Ray Borg all at the same time and in doing so broke Anderson Silva’s title defense record. Hear what he had to say post fight about his performance and accomplishment.
Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson successfully defended his flyweight (125 lb) title Saturday night in Las Vegas for a record-breaking eleventh time. Massive underdog and number three ranked flyweight Ray Borg showed some good wrestling and took Johnson down a few times, but ultimately couldn’t capitalize on it. Johnson dominated the striking and out-classed Borg in … Read more