Jon Jones Warns ‘Rumble’ Johnson to Get His Cardio Sorted After Callout

Back in 2016, Anthony Johnson was considered the scariest man in the Ultimate Fighting Championship given the fact he was knocking out opponents left, right and center in the promotion’s light heavyweight division. He eventually lost to the champion at the time, Daniel Cormier. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

UFC champ Jon Jones to Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson: ‘More than happy to choke you out’

For the past seven months, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson has advertised his willingness to come out of retirement to fight Jon Jones at heavyweight. Those notices were always attached to one requirement: the fight must take place at heavyweight. But on Monday, Johnson told the “Below the Belt” podcast he might be able to fight at […]

Demetrious Johnson: Winning One Grand Prix ‘Up There’ Among Career Accomplishments

Demetrious Johnson had already accomplished a lot in his MMA career before joining One Championship, and now he can cross “winning a grand prix tournament” off the list. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

ONE Century Part 1 results: Demetrious Johnson wins flyweight grand prix

Demetrious Johnson went 3-0 in 2019 to win the ONE flyweight grand prix. | ONE Championship The first part of ONE’s 100th show featured another big win for ex-UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson in Tokyo. After making his way to the final of ONE’s flyweight grand prix with wins over Yuya Wakamatsu and Tatsumitsu Wada, […]

Anthony Johnson Found Motivation for UFC Comeback Watching Miocic-Cormier Rematch

Anthony Johnson avoided mixed martial arts entirely for about two years until the heavyweight championship rematch between Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier caught his eye. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Demetrious Johnson thinks Henry Cejudo’s act is working: ‘You’re talking about it right now’

Demetrious Johnson | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting It’s safe to say that Demetrious Johnson and Henry Cejudo have handled their time at the top of the UFC flyweight mountain differently. Since the two met in a rematch last August at UFC 227, a bout that Cejudo won by split decision to end Johnson’s historic championship […]

Anthony Johnson Planning To Return To Fighting in 2020 at Heavyweight

Anthony Johnson was one of the most feared hitters in the sport when he walked away rather unexpectedly two years ago. Now, it sounds as though he’s coming back. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

‘King of Cringe’ Henry Cejudo? Demetrious Johnson ‘can’t hate on him’

Gallery Henry Cejudo def. Demetrious Johnson at UFC 227: Best photos view 14 images Demetrious Johnson saw his historic reign as UFC flyweight champion come to an end at the hands of Henry Cejudo roughly one year ago. Since losing his title to Cejudo at UFC 227 in August 2018, Johnson made the move to […]

Michael Johnson vs. Stevie Ray among fight additions to UFC Singapore

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting A slew of fights has officially been added to UFC Singapore. On Sunday afternoon, UFC officials announced Michael Johnson would be making the jump back up lightweight to challenge fellow UFC veteran Stevie Ray. Johnson (19-14), a finalist from Season 12 of The Ultimate Fighter, is looking to right the ship […]

Javy Ayala out of Bellator 225 co-headliner; Tim Johnson steps in to fight Vitaly Minakov

Bellator 225 just got a last-minute shakeup. The promotion has announced that Javy Ayala is out of tonight’s heavyweight co-headliner with Vitaly Minakov. In Ayala’s place, Tim Johnson will step in to fight the former Bellator heavyweight champion. “(Ayala) was removed from the bout on the advice of the Connecticut Boxing Commission,” a Bellator official […]

UFC 242 free fight: Relive Khabib Nurmagomedov’s beatdown of Michael Johnson

Khabib Nurmagomedov returns to action at UFC 242, where he puts his UFC lightweight title, and his undefeated record, on the line against interim champion Dustin Poirier. But it was at UFC 205 when it truly became clear that Dagestan’s favorite son was well on his way to the championship, and nothing was going to […]

With Valentin Moldavsky out, Azunna Anyanwu vs. Timothy Johnson targeted for Bellator 225

Bellator has a new opponent in mind for Timothy Johnson’s second promotional outing. As a result of Valentin Moldavsky’s withdrawal from their Bellator 225 clash, Johnson (12-5 MMA, 0-1 BMMA) will now likely face Azunna Anyanwu (15-5 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) instead. A Bellator official confirmed to MMA Junkie the bout is being “targeted,” but is […]

Azunna Anyanwu Signs with Bellator, Matchup vs. Timothy Johnson Targeted for Aug. 24

One-time Ultimate Fighting Championship competitor Azunna Anyanwu has signed a multi-fight contract with Bellator MMA and will likely face Timothy Johnson on short notice on Aug. 24. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez Pick Up Wins at One: Dawn of Heroes

Once again, One Championship returned to the Philippines, as One: Dawn of Heroes went down at the Mall Of Asia Arena in Manila on Aug. 2, featuring a featherweight title fight as well as two former UFC champions punching their tickets to title fights in their new promotion. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Eddie Alvarez, Demetrious Johnson advance to ONE tournament finals

Eddie Alvarez (pictured) is in the ONE lightweight tournament final. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting A pair of former UFC champions made their way to tournament finals in ONE Championship, as Eddie Alvarez and Demetrious Johnson were victorious Friday at the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines. Eddie Alvarez earned a second chance in […]

Timothy Johnson to Take On Valentin Moldavsky at Bellator 225 in August

A heavyweight rumble is going down at Bellator 225 between Timothy Johnson and Valentin Moldavsky this August. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Excited for ‘new journey’ at ONE, John Lineker welcomes ‘superfight’ with Demetrious Johnson

After a seven-year run under the UFC banner, John Lineker is thrilled to be called a ONE Championship athlete. “Hands of Stone,” who inked a deal with the Asian promotion days after being let go by the UFC, sees the glass half full now that he’s making more money every time he steps into a […]

Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez Get Fights at One ‘Dawn of Heroes’ on Aug. 2

UFC veterans Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez have their next One Championship fights booked. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

UFC veteran Anthony Johnson to meet Craig Jones at Submission Underground 9

Anthony Johnson is back. Well, sort of. “Rumble” is returning to UFC Fight Pass, but not as an MMA fighter. And, though he is competing against a Jones, it’s not Jon. Rather, the former two-time UFC title challenger is set to meet Australian grappling sensation Craig Jones at Submission Underground 9. The match is set […]

Anthony Johnson Pleads Not Guilty in Latest Domestic Violence Case

Anthony Johnson has pleaded not guilty to a charge of misdemeanor domestic violence in Florida. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

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