Johnson-Cejudo 2 set for UFC 227 in August

The UFC's lighter weight classes continue to take center stage at Staples Center in Los Angeles on August 4, as pound-for-pound king Demetrious Johnson attempts to extend his record title defense streak when he defends his flyweight crown in a rematch with 2008 U.S. Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo in the UFC 227 co-main event.

In the UFC 227 headliner, which airs live on Pay-Per-View, the second chapter of one of the sport’s most heated rivalries lands in LA, as TJ Dillashaw defends his bantamweight world title against the man he took it from last November, former teammate Cody Garbrandt.

The UFC's first and only flyweight champion, Washington's Johnson has been unstoppable at 125 pounds, going 13-0-1 in the division. Included in those 13 wins are 11 successful title defenses, a UFC record. In 2016, "Mighty Mouse" stopped Cejudo, but "The Messenger" has won two in a row leading up to this rematch, and after victories over Wilson Reis and Sergio Pettis, the Arizona native believes his time for redemption is now.


Le champion des poids légers, Khabib Nurmagomedov, est reconnu pour sa lutte et l'un de ses entraîneurs à l'AKA, Carolyn Wester, croit que son unicité lui confère un avantage indéniable en vue de l'UFC 229.
25 sept. 2018
Le champion des poids légers de l'UFC, Khabib Nurmagomedov, détient le record pour le plus grand nombre de mises au sol réussies en un seul combat au nombre de 21, ce qu'il a accompli lors de l'UFC 160 en 2013.
25 sept. 2018
Voyez la première victoire de Tony Ferguson en carrière à l'UFC lorsqu'il est deveni champion The Ultimate Fighter champion en 2011.
25 sept. 2018
Revivez l'événement Fight Night Sao Paulo à travers les lentilles des photographes de l'UFC.
24 sept. 2018