Ray Borg pulled out of his title fight with Demetrious Johnson after being declared “unfit” for The Octagon. Now, DJ is wondering when he’s going to get paid because he put in the work, made weight, and was ready to show up. Check out the interview with MMAFighting.
MMA Junkie reported the UFC 215 Reebok payout figures and as expected they are still mind bogglingly ridiculous. Only four fighters got $20K or more and to put that in perspective upper mid card fighters like Brendan Schaub were making over $100K a fight before the UFC/Reebok deal and that can be fact checked. Here … Read more
Just a short while before Demetrious Johnson found out that the fight with Ray Borg was off for UFC 215 he received some high praise from Georges St. Pierre. Becoming champion is hard, but staying champion is even harder. Now, Demetrious Johnson is the best fighter competing in mixed martial arts today. And he’s on … Read more
MMAFighting.com reported that the main event of UFC 215 was cancelled. Demetrious Johnson and Ray Borg will have to wait to square off now after the doctors intervened and said Borg was unfit to fight. Dr. Michelle Ingels of Perfecting Athletes explained it to Ariel Helwani. It wasn’t weight related. Ray has been getting progressively … Read more
In episode 2 of UFC 215 Embedded Demtrious Johnson shows off his live streaming studio, Ray Borg gets in some practice at the archery range and takes some detox shots, Amanda Nunes arrives in Edmonton and Valentina Shevchenko visits an aviation museum. In episode 3 the UFC 215 headliners get a look at their new … Read more
125 pound title challenger Ray Borg recently spoke to BJ Penn Radio about his upcoming bout with champ Demetrious Johnson. Almost no one is giving him a chance against one of the top pound for pound fighters alive right now except for Borg himself. “I have all the confidence in the world that I can go … Read more
Go behind the scenes and into the training camps of UFC champions Demetrious Johnson and Amanda Nunes as they prepare to defend their titles this weekend at UFC 215 in Edmonton, Alberta. “Mighty Mouse” will look to break Anderson Silva’s record of most title defenses when he faces top flyweight challenger Ray Borg in the … Read more
This Saturday flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson puts his title on the line for a record eleventh time as he faces Jackson-Wink rising star Ray Borg in the UFC 215 main event. Also, Amanda Nunes puts her bantamweight belt on the line against Valentina Shevchenko in the co-headliner. This is Countdown to UFC 215.
UFC sportsbook fans will have to wait a fair while before catching the next PPV event from the promotion. The next big event the UFC has slated is Fight Night 115, to be headlined by a heavyweight bout between Alexander Volkov and Stefan Struve. However, it’s still not a PPV event and thus, doesn’t have … Read more
UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson’s manager has revealed on The MMA Hour that Dana White and DJ are on good terms again. Dana publicly slammed Johnson for turning down a TJ Dillashaw fight for a fight with his UFC 215 opponent Ray Borg. Dillashaw was the UFC bantamweight champion and was going to drop down … Read more