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Dominick Cruz vs Demetrious Johnson (Full Fight)

Dominick Cruz vs Demetrious Johnson, UFC Live, 1 October 2011

dominick cruz vs demetrious johnsonDominick Cruz is one of the most intelligent fighters in the UFC. He has adopted a fighting style that revolves around an intricate and dynamic pattern of footwork. This footwork allows Dominick to avoid being hit as well as being able to attack opponents from unorthodox angles.

When matched up against one of the most strategic fighters in Demetrious Johnson, fight fans have a dynamic and exhilarating fight on their hands.

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Demetrious Johnson vs Ali Bagautinov (Full Fight)

Demetrious Johnson vs Ali Bagautinov, UFC 174, 14 June 2014

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Demetrious Johnson is arguably one of the best pound for pound MMA fighters on the planet. Through his training with Matt Hume, he has evolved into an absolute killing machine.

What makes this fight so incredible to watch is the smooth and automatic movements of Demetrious Johnson. It’s almost as if he has spent countless hours in the gym training, drilling, and preparing every scenario the fight could go. Training to the point where the reactions and the movements are entirely automatic responses drawn from muscle memory. Round four of the fight ends in a scramble between the fighters. However the counters and reactions off each other’s grappling and wrestling is beautiful to watch. Add this training and skill to Demetrious Johnson’s incredible speed. The entire fight Demetrious Johnson is constantly moving and taking advantage of distance. In and out, moving with Ali’s punches, making Ali punch air. Picking him apart with leg kicks and putting Ali in the Thai plum clinch and executing brutal knees. An absolutely beautiful and technical performance from Demetrious.

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UFC 174: Johnson vs Bagautinov (14 June)

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UFC 174: Johnson vs Bagautinov, 14 June 2014, Vancouver, Canada


 Main Card 

Demetrious Johnson def Ali Bagautinov*
(for the Flyweight Championship)
(unanimous decision 50-45, 50-45, 50-45)
Rory MacDonald def Tyron Woodley*
(unanimous decision 30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Ryan Bader def Rafael Cavalcante*
(unanimous decision 30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Andrei Arlovski def Brendan Schaub*
(split decision 29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Ovince St. Preux def Ryan Jimmo(kimura – round 2, 2:10)

Preliminary Card

Kiichi Kunimoto def Daniel Sarafian
(rear-naked choke – round 1, 2:52)

Valerie Letourneau def Elizabeth Phillips
(split decision 28-29, 29-28, 29-28)

Yves Jabouin def Mike Easton
(unanimous decision 29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Tae Hyun Bang def Kajan Johnson*
(KO punch – round 3, 2:01)
Michinori Tanaka def Roland Delorme
(unanimous decision 30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Jason Saggo def Josh Shockley
(TKO punches – round 1, 4:57)

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