More on UFC on Fox 6 - Johnson vs. Dodson
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The best late stoppage in MMA was back as TJ De Santis and Todd Martin were live Saturday night for "Beatdown After The Bell." This time the guys broke down the UFC on Fox 6 card that saw Demetrious Johnson defend his flyweight title against John Dodson.
Flyweights took center stage Saturday in Chicago as the UFC returned to network television for the sixth time. Atop the card was a flyweight title fight which pitted champion Johnson against "The Ultimate Fighter" season 14 winner John Dodson. De Santis and Martin broke down the fight that saw the Matt Hume product earn the nod over Dodson to retain the title. The hosts also...
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Any trainer, coach or mixed martial artist worth his salt will tell you that fight camps are all about being uncomfortable. Whether it’s cutting weight, enduring grueling practices or battling through the daily grind of bumps and bruises, preparing for caged combat against another human being is no easy task.
After years of competing at lightweight,... Read More
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The UFC's sixth venture on Fox will be headlined by what is likely to be a complex, all-action flyweight title fight, and the Sherdog Radio Network "Roundtable" sought to keep pace in selecting a likely victor.
Panelists Jack Encarnacao and Mike Whitman from Sherdog.com and Dave Meltzer of The Wrestling Observer and MMA Fighting handicap John Dodson's chances in his challenging of flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson, and agonize over picks in evenly-matched fights between...
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The heavyweight division used to rule boxing.
The heavyweight champion was considered the unofficial "baddest man on the planet," and the public rarely paid attention to the other weight classes.
It took great fighters such as Michael Carbajal,...
Quinton Jackson might be just a few days away from his final Octagon appearance, but it appears that “Rampage” still has plenty of appeal outside of the cage.
On Tuesday, Reebok held a press conference in Chicago to announce that it had inked the former UFC light heavyweight king to an endorsement deal. The company has already released a video with Jackson marketing its... Read More
John Dodson will attempt to dethrone the UFC’s first flyweight champion, Demetrious Johnson, when the 125-pounders meet this Saturday in Chicago at UFC on Fox 6. The Greg Jackson-trained “Magician” spoke with Fuel TV’s Ariel Helwani about MMA’s most high-profile flyweight fight to date.
On headlining a Fox card:
“I’m excited, ‘cause then I get to have millions of fans out there who... Read More
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Every Wednesday, Administrative Editor Jordan Breen welcomes a member of the mixed martial arts media into “Press Row” on the Sherdog.com blog. This week, Breen is joined by MMAWeekly.com lead writer Damon Martin.
As former UFC light heavyweight champion Quinton Jackson nears what appears to be his final UFC fight Saturday night against...
The UFC has posted the latest edition of its “Road to the Octagon” series on YouTube, this time previewing Saturday’s UFC on Fox 6. The special aired Jan. 19 on Fox and follows the fighters from the main card’s three marquee matchups: Demetrious Johnson vs. John Dodson, Quinton Jackson vs.... Read More
By: Mike Whitman
Demetrious Johnson, John Dodson, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, Glover Teixeira, Anthony Pettis and Donald Cerrone talked with the press on Wednesday’s UFC on Fox... Read More