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  • 6 years ago
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Anthony "Rumble" Johnson (5-2 MMA, 2-2 UFC) has more right to feel wronged than most.

A controversial series of incidents in his July welterweight battle with Kevin Burns (7-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC) at "UFC: Silva vs. Irvin" -- where Johnson was repeatedly poked in the eye -- led to a serious eye injury, a much disputed ending to the fight, and a loss to boot. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Alexander Gustafsson will return to Sweden in a number one contender bout against Anthony Johnson in January. UFC president Dana White announced on Wednesday that "The Mauler" and "Rumble" will headline the first international UFC on FOX card in Sweden on Jan. 24, with the preliminary card airing on Fox Sports 1. The organization also distributed a press release to media to announce the news. The event takes place at the 30,000-seat Tele2 Arena in Stockholm. Gustafsson (16-2) returns to his home read news >>

  • a month ago
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Anthony Johnson, a streaking light heavyweight who had been indefinitely suspended after domestic abuse allegations, has been cleared to continue his career in the UFC after a civil case against him was apparently dismissed. The news came Thursday evening from UFC president Dana White via his Twitter and Instagram accounts. Civil Case against Anthony Johnson is dismissed- Cleared to Resume Competition. For full story go to… http://t.co/GnbTfha6pW — Dana White (@danawhite) November 6, 2014 A stat read news >>

  • a month ago
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Light heavyweight Anthony Johnson has been reinstated with the UFC after a Florida domestic case was dismissed, the promotion today announced.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
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Anthony Johnson's indefinite suspension has come to an end. The UFC announced on Thursday that the civil case levied against Johnson stemming from past allegations of domestic abuse has been dismissed, and as a result, the burgeoning light heavyweight contender has been cleared to resume his UFC career. "The person who filed a civil temporary protection order against UFC contender Anthony Johnson last September voluntarily dismissed their complaint last week in the Florida Circuit Court," the UF read news >>

  • a month ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson was suspended from the world's largest mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion after reports surfaced that "Rumble" was on the wrong end of a criminal complaint filed by the mother of his children. Soon thereafter, it was also learned that Johnson was involved in yet another another domestic disturbance on March 19, 2014, with a different female. That was enough for the ZUFFA-owned promotion to sideline "Rumble" indefini read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Anthony Johnson has been indefinitely suspended from UFC. According to UFC President Dana White, Johnson's return to the Octagon is anything but certain. He's not in a good position right now. He was at the biggest point of his career, where he was just on the cusp of making huge money, being involved in huge fights. I wouldn't want to be him right now. He's not in a good position. (An indefinite suspension) doesn't mean he's definitely going to fight here. Even if (the latest allegations) go hi read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Gustafsson vs. Rumble? The Swede says he's ready in January and it's all up to the UFC to make it happen. There are two burning questions concerning the light heavyweight division. One is centered around whether or not Alexander Gustafsson (16-2) will take his title shot against the winner of Jon Jones/Daniel Cormier or risk losing his guaranteed spot altogether by taking another fight. The other surrounds the next bout for Anthony Johnson (18-4), who is 2-0 in his UFC return and has darted up t read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Which isn't good news for the UFC light heavyweight division. Anthony Johnson made a triumphant return to the Octagon at UFC 172 earlier this year by dominating top ranked light heavyweight contender Phil Davis for 15 minutes. A fight that marked "Rumble's" first inside the Octagon since getting the boot back in 2012 for failing to make weight for the third time during his tenure with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Soon thereafter, Johnson failed to make weight on the regional circuit, as read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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Fresh off a victorious return to the UFC and an upset of Phil Davis, Anthony Johnson will meet fellow light heavyweight Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC on FOX 12.Filed under: Featured, MMA Rumors, News, UFC Tagged: Anthony Johnson, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, UFC on FOX 12 read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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After an action-packed UFC 172 event from Baltimore. Maryland, plenty of fighters are still feeling the buzz; however, Phil Davis is likely suffering from the worst post-fight hangover after getting worked by Anthony Johnson for 15 minutes in "Rumble's" return to the Octagon. Another weekend of fisticuffs has come and gone as UFC 172 blew the roof off the Baltimore Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. Plenty of fighters were left licking their wounds, including Glover Teixeira, who saw his 20-fight win read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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Anthony Johnson made a successful return to the UFC Saturday night, as the recent World Series of Fighting poster boy took a dominant decision over Phil Davis. The win took Davis out of contention and launched Johnson into potential title consideration. Johnson's fortunes come after a successful WSOF stint that came as a result of his expulsion from the UFC. Johnson had issues making weight, so Dana White and company decided he needed some time in the minor leagues to get his act together. Now, read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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More than two years after being excised from the UFC and left to pick up what was left of his tattered mixed martial arts career, Anthony Johnson proved once again it's never too late for a comeback story. Johnson, in his first UFC fight since January 2012, shocked the world with his unanimous-decision victory over Phil Davis, beating high odds and slowing the momentum of perhaps the sport's most red-hot light heavyweight. With a flurry of punches from the opening bell and ice-cold disposition, read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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Anthony Johnson vs. Phil Davis full fight video highlights online showcase the former's successful return to the Octagon with a decision win over the latter at last night's (April 26, 2014) UFC 172: "Jones vs. Teixeira" event in Baltimore. Check 'em! read news >>

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