That didn't take long!
After a tumultuous last run in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), Anthony Johnson worked his way back to the promotion with a string of impressive victories. When he returned, he ran through Phil Davis to firmly establish himself in the light heavyweight division.
Tonight (Sat., July 26, 2014) at the SAP Center in San Jose, California, in the co-main event of UFC on Fox 12: "Lawler vs. Brown," Johnson was back inside the Octagon slinging leather at Antonio Rogerio N more
SAN JOSE – It took Anthony Johnson less than a minute to send Antonio Rogerio Nogueira to the canvas and possibly cement his position as a future title contender. Filed under: News, UFC more
Anthony “Rumble” Johnson is back in the Octagon, and the Rumble is for real. Johnson took out highly regarded light heavyweight Rogerio Nogueira less than a minute into their fight. more
The co-main event seemed like a mismatch coming in. And it played out to expectation.
Anthony Johnson scored a brutal first round TKO victory over Brazilian stalwart Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC on FOX 12 in San Jose. The southpaw "Lil' Nog" had a couple of brief exchanges with the 30-year old Johnson in the opening sequences, but took a huge right uppercut along the fence that signaled the beginning of the end. Johnson followed up with a couple more big, very precise uppercuts from a stance more
Finally delivering on his sizeable promise, Anthony Johnson won his eighth straight bout by absolutely smashing Antonio Rogerio Nogueira in the co-main event of last night's (Sat., July 26, 2014) UFC on FOX 12. Find out how Johnson "Rumbled" on with a vengeance in our fight breakdown below!
Last night (Sat., July 26, 2014) Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweights Anthony Johnson and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira were matched up in the co-main event of UFC on FOX 12 from SAP Center in S more
On Saturday night at UFC on Fox 12, Anthony "Rumble" Johnson absolutely dominated Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. Johnson rocked Nogueira early and followed up with several uppercuts against the cage, winning the fight by TKO just 44 seconds into the first round.
Johnson is now 2-0 since returning to the UFC, with a decision victory over Phil Davis and the TKO over Nogueira.
Johnson has faced only one person in the top 15 of the light heavyweight division, so there are a lot of interesting fights for more
Surging UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson absolutely steamrolled former PRIDE star Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC on Fox 12 last night, requiring a measly 44 seconds to put the Brazilian's lights out. As fight fans have come to expect, Rumble came out swinging with bad intentions from the opening bell and didn't stop until he landed some vicious uppercuts against the cage. The Blackzilians team standout has now rattled off eight consecutive victories (seven knockouts) since being more
Bloody Elbow recaps the two big fights from UFC on FOX 12 last night in San Jose. Here, we look at the co-main event between Anthony Johnson vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira.
Anthony Johnson continued his stampede through the light-heavyweight ranks, as he earned a spectacular KO win over Antonio Rogerio Nogueria.
The end came just 44 seconds into the opening round of the bout, as Johnson found his range and landed a pair of devastating uppercuts to separate ‘Lil Nog' from his senses. The win was su more
Let's wrap up all the action from UFC on Fox 12 this past weekend.
UFC on Fox 12: "'Lawler vs. Brown" blew the roof off the SAP Center in San Jose, California on Sat., July 26, 2014, with an unreal network television offering rich with stories you either need to get up to date on or go back and revisit.
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Robbie Lawler solidified himself as the next challenger to Johny Hendricks and his welterweight championship with a five-ro more