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Daniel Cormier Vs. Mighty Mouse: The Battle For P4P No-1

Demetrious Johnson had his status as the pound-for-pound #1 stolen away from him on the official rankings as Daniel Cormier sealed his second UFC title over the weekend but out of the two, who truly deserves to sit at the top of the pile? Five categories over five rounds to decide the finest fighter on the UFC roster. The categories …

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Cormier Overtakes Mighty-Mouse For Pound-For-Pound No-1 Spot

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Daniel Cormier is now officially the world’s P4P number-1 fighter according to the UFC’s rankings. Demetrious Johnson’s run as the UFC’s top fighter pound-for-pound officially came to an end following the formerly-ranked #5 Daniel Cormier’s stunning first-round KO of Stipe Miocic at UFC 226 last weekend. Cormier now stands as just the second man to ever win two belts in two …

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Watch: TJ Dillashaw Explains Why He Thinks Fight With Mighty Mouse Fell Apart

TJ Dillashaw explains why he believes his fight with Demetrious Johnson will still happen in the future, but also why he had no part in it being delayed. Super-fights, regardless of their detractors, remain a truly special thing to behold in MMA. Conor McGregor’s lightweight title-winning bout against Eddie Alvarez was among the most amazing spectacles we’ve seen in the …

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Demetrious Johnson Explains Why He Can’t See Himself Returning To Bantamweight

Demetrious Johnson’s reign as the champion of the flyweight division will apparently take precedence over a switch to bantamweight, even with a win over TJ Dillashaw in the near-future. It may seem like quite a long time ago, but back in the year 2011, when the phenomenally talented Demetrious Johnson competed at 135lbs, very little about his record on-paper suggested …

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Demetrious Johnson Wants TJ Dillashaw On A Triple Super-Fight Card In Las Vegas In July

The UFC’s flyweight champion made his case for a spot on the UFC’s stop in Las Vegas during International Fight Week, with him going as far as to even suggest some tantalising potential co-headliners. UFC 216 was the event and the night’s penultimate fight had moved into its fifth and final round. The flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson was on the verge …

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Ranking The UFC Champions Based On Their Pro-Fight Records

The twelve UFC champions have each done their fair share to end up with the belt around their waist, but who boasts the finest body of work? With twelve UFC champions currently in control of the belts, ranking them based on their respective resumés is a good way to establish a new pound-for-pound ranking, of sorts, one that focuses more …

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Watch: Former UFC Title-Challenger Kyoji Horiguchi Proves Exactly Why He Should Never Have Been Let Go

The former UFC flyweight title-challenger Kyoji Horiguchi continued his remarkable form since leaving the UFC last year with another win, this time in the RIZIN Bantamweight Grand Prix. It could be a long shot, but the man who has the tools to defeat the mighty Demetrious Johnson once and for all might not even fight in the UFC anymore. Kyoji …

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Watch: Demetrious Johnson Explains How An MMA Fight Between Himself And Floyd Mayweather Would Go

The UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson has become the latest fighter to challenge the boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather following word that he has supposedly shown an interest in competing under the UFC banner. If this turns out to be anything more than the ‘nothing-story of 2017’ then this writer will eat his hat. Floyd Mayweather recently made it clear that …

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Dana White Says Demetrious Johnson Vs. T.J. Dillashaw Super-Fight ‘Will Happen’ Next

That he provided so few details will undoubtedly make people wonder if both combatants have actually agreed to the contest, but Dana White told the assembled media at the UFC 218 post-fight presser that the mooted super-fight between flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and bantamweight king T.J. Dillashaw is “going to happen.” The UFC president tried to make the fight earlier …

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Dillashaw Shuts Down Garbrandt Rematch Talk, Predicts Hard Road Back Into Title Contention For Cody

TJ Dillashaw has responded to talk of him granting Cody Garbrandt an immediate rematch with some harsh words for the Team Alpha Male product’s ability to take a punch. For all the spectacular happenings at UFC 217 earlier this month, TJ Dillashaw’s win over his heated rival Cody Garbrandt managed to see him make the strongest argument out of the three …

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