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give me sport
UFC champion believes he would destroy Brock LesnarDemetrious Johnson makes bold prediction on possible fight with Brock Lesnar |
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Demetrious Johnson makes bold prediction on possible fight with Brock Lesnar | GiveMeSport Demetrious Johnson makes bold prediction on possible fight with Brock Lesnar Football News Demetrious Johnson just made a bold prediction. The UFC... Read more
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International Business Times
Cody Garbrandt confident of 'knocking the f**k out' of Conor McGregor in a boxing match is confident of beating Dillashaw and then exploring new fight options whether
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
is confident of beating Dillashaw and then exploring new fight options whether it is is a flyweight title fight with Demetrious Johnson or a boxing match. "I've got T.J. ahead of me," he added. "He's a great adversary, great opponent to... Read more
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give me sport
UFC champion claims he would knock out Conor McGregor in boxinghis win at the upcoming UFC PPV (pay-per-view) event, he has his sights set on
give me sport / Posted 3 days ago
his win at the upcoming UFC PPV (pay-per-view) event, he has his sights set on super-fights against flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson or with UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor. “I’ve got T.J. ahead of me. He’s a great adversary to... Read more
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Sherdog
The UFC, Still in Love With Last Year's Modelthey have lost faith and confidence in the UFC’s ability to deliver. Even if y
Sherdog / Posted 8 days ago
they have lost faith and confidence in the UFC’s ability to deliver. Even if you’re slightly more hardcore, if you know Demetrious Johnson is in a lopsided title fight, even if it’s a historic one, why not save your money and rest comfortably... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Demetrious Johnson Deserves Seven-Figure Payday to Move Up for SuperfightAt UFC 216, Demetrious Johnson became the most successful champion in UFC histo
Bleacher Report / Posted 9 days ago
At UFC 216, Demetrious Johnson became the most successful champion in UFC history. By defeating Ray Borg via suplex armbar, Johnson notched his 11th title defense, breaking the record set by Anderson Silva in 2012 and staking a strong claim to the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
McGregor’s sensational tease at fight return219 on December 31 (Australian time) in Las Vegas may be some chance to host Mc
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
219 on December 31 (Australian time) in Las Vegas may be some chance to host McGregor-Ferguson, should the fight be made. UFC: Demetrious Johnson seals his record 11th-consecutive title defence with a magnificent arm-bar to finish off... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
McGregor’s sensational tease at fight return219 on December 31 (Australian time) in Las Vegas may be some chance to host Mc
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 9 days ago
219 on December 31 (Australian time) in Las Vegas may be some chance to host McGregor-Ferguson, should the fight be made. UFC: Demetrious Johnson seals his record 11th-consecutive title defence with a magnificent arm-bar to finish off... Read more
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News.com.au
McGregor’s sensational tease at fight return219 on December 31 (Australian time) in Las Vegas may be some chance to host Mc
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
219 on December 31 (Australian time) in Las Vegas may be some chance to host McGregor-Ferguson, should the fight be made. UFC: Demetrious Johnson seals his record 11th-consecutive title defence with a magnificent arm-bar to finish off... Read more
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give me sport
Demetrious Johnson explains what could make him move up in weightDemetrious Johnson gives insight into reason that could make him move up in wei
give me sport / Posted 9 days ago
Demetrious Johnson gives insight into reason that could make him move up in weight | GiveMeSport Demetrious Johnson gives insight into reason that could make him move up in weight Football News Demetrious Johnson is one of the baddest fighters on... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Hunt’s sustained ‘astronomical’ amount of damagechildren’s lives ... not ‘punchy’ which is a road he’s headed down if he contin
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
children’s lives ... not ‘punchy’ which is a road he’s headed down if he continues to take this kind of punishment. UFC: Demetrious Johnson seals his record 11th-consecutive title defence with a magnificent arm-bar to finish off Ray Borg. “The... Read more
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News.com.au
Hunt’s sustained ‘astronomical’ amount of damagechildren’s lives ... not ‘punchy’ which is a road he’s headed down if he contin
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
children’s lives ... not ‘punchy’ which is a road he’s headed down if he continues to take this kind of punishment. UFC: Demetrious Johnson seals his record 11th-consecutive title defence with a magnificent arm-bar to finish off Ray Borg. “The... Read more
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Sherdog
Weight Cuts Rob Fighters, Fans and Promoters216 was the unexpected product of some of these cancellations. The co-main even
Sherdog / Posted 11 days ago
216 was the unexpected product of some of these cancellations. The co-main event -- a flyweight championship fight between Demetrious Johnson and Ray Borg -- was moved from its original slot four weeks ago after the challenger, known for his own... Read more
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give me sport
Demetrious Johnson pulls back the curtain on all-time great submission winDemetrious Johnson on his sick submission win this past weekend | GiveMeSport
give me sport / Posted 12 days ago
Demetrious Johnson on his sick submission win this past weekend | GiveMeSport Demetrious Johnson on his sick submission win this past weekend Football News Over the past weekend (Sun. October 7, 2017), UFC flyweight champion Demetrious "Mighty... Read more
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Sherdog
The Bottom Line: The Downside of Fighters Making the RulesThis is frustrating for fans in general and infuriating for the fans of the top
Sherdog / Posted 12 days ago
This is frustrating for fans in general and infuriating for the fans of the top contenders. Like McGregor and St. Pierre, Demetrious Johnson is another fighter hurt by his decision to pick opponents. Johnson has never had the popularity of the... Read more
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Sherdog
UFC 216 Medical Suspensions: Ray Borg, 5 Others Face 6 Months On the ShelfKevin Lee, while in the co-headliner, the aforementioned Borg was vanquished by
Sherdog / Posted 12 days ago
Kevin Lee, while in the co-headliner, the aforementioned Borg was vanquished by 125-pound kingpin and pound-for-pound king Demetrious Johnson, courtesy of an instantly classic slam-into-armbar combination. Borg’s arm is not the issue, however.... Read more
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The Courier Mail
McGregor coach: ‘A disgrace to our sport’acts and brutal beatings to satisfy even the most blood-thirsty of sports fans.
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
acts and brutal beatings to satisfy even the most blood-thirsty of sports fans. This weekend we saw flyweight king Demetrious Johnson almost snap off title contender Ray Borg’s arm in one of the most chilling submissions ever seen inside an... Read more
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News.com.au
Kavanagh: ‘You’re a disgrace to our sport’acts and brutal beatings to satisfy even the most blood-thirsty of sports fans.
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
acts and brutal beatings to satisfy even the most blood-thirsty of sports fans. This weekend we saw flyweight king Demetrious Johnson almost snap off title contender Ray Borg’s arm in one of the most chilling submissions ever seen inside an... Read more
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Sherdog
UFC 216 Salaries: Tony Ferguson Takes $500K, Mark Godbeer Makes $30K Without Fightingthe same figure to win — for his third-round triangle choke over Kevin Lee, whi
Sherdog / Posted 13 days ago
the same figure to win — for his third-round triangle choke over Kevin Lee, while Lee made $250,000. UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson set the consecutive UFC title defense record in the co-headliner, taking his 11th straight title fight win... Read more
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Sherdog
A Source of PrideIt was no secret that Ray Borg had an uphill battle against Demetrious Johnson
Sherdog / Posted 13 days ago
It was no secret that Ray Borg had an uphill battle against Demetrious Johnson in the main event. At +900 leading up to the fight, he was the biggest underdog on the card -- and deservedly so. Borg is seven years younger than Johnson and likely years... Read more
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TSN
UFC Notebook: Ferguson in line to fight McGregorMcGregor at UFC 219 on Dec. 30 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Johnson sets ne
TSN / Posted 13 days ago
McGregor at UFC 219 on Dec. 30 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Johnson sets new record for consecutive title defences Demetrious Johnson is still the only flyweight champion in UFC history after breaking the record that he shared with Anderson... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Shooting, stabbing keep St. Pete police busy Sunday eveningsuspects. The fatal stabbing happened just before 6 p.m. Sunday on 28th Street
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 13 days ago
suspects. The fatal stabbing happened just before 6 p.m. Sunday on 28th Street South. Officers said 50-year-old Adrian Demetrious Johnson and Wayman Swilley, 39, got into a fight and Swilley pulled out a knife and stabbed Johnson, who died... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Police investigating fatal stabbing in south St. Petersburgin the 600 block of 28th Ave. S. Police say an ongoing argument led to Wayman
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
in the 600 block of 28th Ave. S. Police say an ongoing argument led to Wayman Swilley, 39, fatally stabbing Adrian Demetrious Johnson, 50, just before 6 p.m. Johnson was transported to Bayfront Health St. Petersburg, where he later died,... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Police ID man stabbed to death in St. Petersburghave been filed The incident happened just before 6 p.m. in the 600 block of 2
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 13 days ago
have been filed The incident happened just before 6 p.m. in the 600 block of 28th Street South. Police said Adrian Demetrious Johnson, 50, had been fighting with his neighbor, 39-year-old Wayman Swilley. During the argument, Swilley... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
50-old St. Pete man killed in stabbing following argumentphysical altercation around 6 p.m., according to police. 39-year-old Wayman Sw
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 13 days ago
physical altercation around 6 p.m., according to police. 39-year-old Wayman Swilley reportedly stabbed 50-year-old Adrian Demetrious Johnson and Johnson was sent to be treated at Bayfront Hospital. He died from his injuries at the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Tony Ferguson claims UFC's interim lightweight belt, calls out Conor McGregorcity's resilience in light of the tragedy. The shining example of returning to
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
city's resilience in light of the tragedy. The shining example of returning to business as usual was flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson, who set a new UFC record by winning his 11th consecutive title defense, eclipsing the mark set by former... Read more
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Gulf News
UFC stages first sporting event in Vegas after killingsPledges to donate $1 million for victims Las Vegas: Demetrious Johnson defende
Gulf News / Posted 14 days ago
Pledges to donate $1 million for victims Las Vegas: Demetrious Johnson defended his flyweight title for a record-breaking 11th time, stopping Ray Borg by armour submission at 3:15 of the fifth round on Saturday night at UFC 216. The card was the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Conor McGregor is ready for his UFC return, and Tony Ferguson is in line for the fightpushed for the formation of 165-pound weight class. Ferguson’s ascent to a bel
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
pushed for the formation of 165-pound weight class. Ferguson’s ascent to a belt arrived minutes after flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson (27-2-1) broke the UFC record for most consecutive successful title defenses (11) in the night’s co-main... Read more
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Daily Mirror
UFC champion calls out Conor McGregor after Vegas victoryFloyd Mayweather Junior in August at the same arena which hosted UFC 216 on Sat
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
Floyd Mayweather Junior in August at the same arena which hosted UFC 216 on Saturday night. Meanwhile, flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson set a UFC record as he racked up his 11th-straight title defence. Ray Borg, who went into the fight with... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Demetrious Johnson breaks UFC record with 11th title defenseDemetrious Johnson successfully defended his flyweight title for a UFC record-b
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 14 days ago
Demetrious Johnson successfully defended his flyweight title for a UFC record-breaking 11th time, stopping Ray Borg by armor submission at 3:15 of fifth round Saturday night. The card was the first major sporting event in Las Vegas since the mass... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Ferguson-Lee main event almost a no-gostory is not a story. It’s nothing ... Ray Borg weighed-in at 125 pounds and di
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 days ago
story is not a story. It’s nothing ... Ray Borg weighed-in at 125 pounds and didn’t get sick on Friday, so he’s fighting Demetrious Johnson for the lightweight title. Sorry Edmonton fans, you guys deserved this one ... If Derrick Lewis beats... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Demetrious Johnson breaks UFC record with 11th title defenceLAS VEGAS — Demetrious Johnson successfully defended his flyweight title for a
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 days ago
LAS VEGAS — Demetrious Johnson successfully defended his flyweight title for a record-breaking 11th time, stopping Ray Borg by armour submission at 3:15 of fifth round Saturday night at UFC 216. The card was the first major sporting event in Las... Read more
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The Age
Tony Ferguson claims UFC's interim lightweight belt, calls out Conor McGregorcity's resilience in light of the tragedy. The shining example of returning to
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
city's resilience in light of the tragedy. The shining example of returning to business as usual was flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson, who set a new UFC record by winning his 11th consecutive title defense, eclipsing the mark set by former... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Tony Ferguson claims UFC's interim lightweight belt, calls out Conor McGregorcity's resilience in light of the tragedy. The shining example of returning to
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
city's resilience in light of the tragedy. The shining example of returning to business as usual was flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson, who set a new UFC record by winning his 11th consecutive title defense, eclipsing the mark set by former... Read more
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metro
Dana White reveals his No.1 opponent for Conor McGregor after Ferguson call-outinterim champion Tony Ferguson on his return, denying claims Nate Diaz is in po
metro / Posted 14 days ago
interim champion Tony Ferguson on his return, denying claims Nate Diaz is in pole position to face the Irishman.Video: Demetrious Johnson makes history with sublime submission victory at UFC 216 Ferguson became the next natural challenger to... Read more
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metro
Demetrious Johnson makes history with sublime submission win at UFC 216Demetrious Johnson is now the most successful champion ever (Picture: Getty) D
metro / Posted 14 days ago
Demetrious Johnson is now the most successful champion ever (Picture: Getty) Demetrious Johnson is now the greatest UFC champion the promotion has ever seen after finishing Ray Borg in his eleventh straight title defence at UFC 216.Tony Ferguson vs... Read more
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give me sport
Demetrious Johnson's insane suplex-to-armbar finish to break UFC title recordDemetrious Johnson lands incredible suplex-to-armbar finish at UFC 216 | GiveMe
give me sport / Posted 14 days ago
Demetrious Johnson lands incredible suplex-to-armbar finish at UFC 216 | GiveMeSport Demetrious Johnson lands incredible suplex-to-armbar finish at UFC 216 Football News Just in case you needed a friendly reminder as to why many call Demetrious... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Demetrious Johnson breaks UFC record with 11th title defenseDemetrious Johnson poses on the scale during a weigh-in for UFC 197, Friday, Ap
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
Demetrious Johnson poses on the scale during a weigh-in for UFC 197, Friday, April 22, 2016, in Las Vegas. Johnson is scheduled to fight Henry Cejudo in a flyweight title fight Saturday in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher) LAS VEGAS — Demetrious... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Tony Ferguson claims UFC's interim lightweight belt, calls out Conor McGregorcity’s resilience in light of the tragedy. The shining example of returning to
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
city’s resilience in light of the tragedy. The shining example of returning to business as usual was flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson, who set a new UFC record by winning his 11th consecutive title defense, eclipsing the mark set by former... Read more
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Sherdog
By the Numbers: UFC 216Ferguson issued a profanity-laced callout of reigning 155-pound king Conor McGr
Sherdog / Posted 14 days ago
Ferguson issued a profanity-laced callout of reigning 155-pound king Conor McGregor. Meanwhile, flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson made history in style, as he executed deftly transitioned from a belly-to-back suplex in midair to an... Read more
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Bleacher Report
UFC 216 Results: Tony Ferguson Wins Lightweight Title Via Submissionhis belt against him, per the UFC Twitter account (warning: NSFW language). Th
Bleacher Report / Posted 14 days ago
his belt against him, per the UFC Twitter account (warning: NSFW language). The entire card turned out to be memorable. Demetrious Johnson cemented his legacy as the most dominant champion of any weight class in history, two fights ended in... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Tony Ferguson Sets Up Conor McGregor Title Fight, but Will We Ever See It?They don't really mean anything, and that's because the real championships don'
Bleacher Report / Posted 14 days ago
They don't really mean anything, and that's because the real championships don't mean much either. If they meant something, Demetrious Johnson would've been in Saturday night's main event, setting the record for most consecutive UFC title defenses... Read more
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TSN
Johnson breaks UFC record with 11th title defenceLAS VEGAS — Demetrious Johnson successfully defended his flyweight title for a
TSN / Posted 14 days ago
LAS VEGAS — Demetrious Johnson successfully defended his flyweight title for a UFC record-breaking 11th time, stopping Ray Borg by armour submission at 3:15 of fifth round Saturday night. The card was the first major sporting event in Las Vegas... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Demetrious Johnson Is Longest-Reigning Champ in UFC History with Win vs Ray BorgDemetrious Johnson became the longest reigning champion in UFC history Saturday
Bleacher Report / Posted 14 days ago
Demetrious Johnson became the longest reigning champion in UFC history Saturday night when he defeated Ray Borg in the fifth round of their flyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Johnson, who won via submission after he... Read more
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Bleacher Report
UFC 216 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Ferguson vs Lee Fight CardDemetrious Johnson is now the record-holder for UFC title defenses. After disma
Bleacher Report / Posted 14 days ago
Demetrious Johnson is now the record-holder for UFC title defenses. After dismantling Ray Borg in the co-main event, he has now made 11 such defenses in a row. But that's not what made this co-main event more memorable than the ostensible primary... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Demetrious 'Mighty Mouse' Johnson becomes UFC's greatest championwho have taken or will have taken difficult matches in higher weight classes.
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 14 days ago
who have taken or will have taken difficult matches in higher weight classes. Is it fair? No. Will those opinions bother Demetrious Johnson? Not one bit. For now, DJ will return to his home, pick up a gaming controller and entertain his... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Fighting couple in viral video charged with public intoxicationmain card lineup. Beneil Dariush vs. Evan Dunham Mara Romero Borella vs. Kalind
Houston Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
main card lineup. Beneil Dariush vs. Evan Dunham Mara Romero Borella vs. Kalindra Faria Fabrício Werdum vs. Derrick Lewis Demetrious Johnson (c) vs. Ray Borg Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee Garett Wilder, 26, and Brittany Farber, 24 were both charged... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Gauging Greatness: Is Demetrious Johnson Really Anderson Silva's Equal?it out. It's worth keeping this in mind as we head into UFC 216, advertised as
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 days ago
it out. It's worth keeping this in mind as we head into UFC 216, advertised as a historic night for flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson. His fight with Ray Borg, assuming he wins, will mark Johnson's 11th defense of his championship. It's the... Read more
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Breitbart
Two Title Bouts Headline UFC 216 in Vegas After ShootingDemetrious Johnson chasing an unprecedented 11th title defense and a headline f
Breitbart / Posted 15 days ago
Demetrious Johnson chasing an unprecedented 11th title defense and a headline fight that could decide Conor McGregor’s next opponent top a UFC 216 card set for Saturday in Las Vegas, an event playing out in a city still reeling from a mass shooting... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Fighting couple in viral video arrested for public intoxicationmain card lineup. Beneil Dariush vs. Evan Dunham Mara Romero Borella vs. Kalind
Houston Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
main card lineup. Beneil Dariush vs. Evan Dunham Mara Romero Borella vs. Kalindra Faria Fabrício Werdum vs. Derrick Lewis Demetrious Johnson (c) vs. Ray Borg Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee Garett Wilder, 26, and Brittany Farber, 24 were both charged... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Tony Ferguson, who takes on Kevin Lee at UFC 216, is no fan of Conor McGregortest that it kept the fight as the main event even after the scrapped September
Los Angeles Times / Posted 16 days ago
test that it kept the fight as the main event even after the scrapped September flyweight title fight between champion Demetrious Johnson and Ray Borg was shifted to Saturday’s card. Johnson can break longtime middleweight champion Anderson... Read more
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