The UFC flyweight title is on the line tonight as champion Demetrious Johnson faces Joseph Benavidez in a rematch from their Sept. 2012 bout in which Johnson took home the inaugural UFC 125-pound strap via split decision. In the co-headliner veteran superstar Urijah Faber takes on 22-year-old knockout artist Michael McDonald in a bantamweight showdown. … Read more
The UFC on FOX 9 event is quickly taking shape with several bouts announced for the December affair. Josh Thomson will take on Anthony Pettis for the UFC lightweight title in the UFC on FOX 9 main event on December 14 in Sacramento, and Urijah Faber will take on Michael McDonald in the co-main event.
The UFC on FOX 8 event took place tonight at the Key Arena in Seattle, Washington. The main event saw Demetrious Johnson defend his flyweight title with a dominant fifth round submission victory over John Moraga. The co-main event saw Rory MacDonald outclass Jake Ellenberger to win via unanimous decision. However, there were four fighters that earned bonus money at the event.
The UFC on FOX 8 event that’s set for July 27 at the KeyArena in Seattle, Washington, will be headlined by the UFC flyweight title fight between champion Demetrious Johnson and challenger John Moraga. The co-main event will consist of a welterweight bout between top contenders Rory MacDonald and Jake Ellenberger.