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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 >>

  • 17 days 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 >>

  • a month 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 >>

  • 4 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 >>

  • 4 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 >>

  • 4 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 >>

  • 4 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 >>

  • 4 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 >>

  • 4 months ago
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Anthony "Rumble" Johnson made his much-hyped return to the UFC opposite No. 4-ranked Phil Davis...and it did not go as most expected. Davis, a wrestler by trade, had many believing he would be able to physically dominate Johnson with little difficulty, setting up a handy decision victory or a submission. The former welterweight striker, though, shocked many by effortlessly stuffing Davis' takedowns and lighting him up standing. That resulted in a shockingly lopsided beatdown by Rumble that has t read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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BALTIMORE – For three rounds Anthony Johnson dominated and demoralized Phil Davis, battering him on the feet and shutting down his takedowns en route to a unanimous decision victory.Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Anthony Johnson, Phil Davis, UFC 172 read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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After more than two years away from the organization, Anthony Johnson made a successful return to the UFC. See how Twitter reacted to his dominant win over Phil Davis. Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Anthony Johnson, Phil Davis read news >>

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