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Joseph Benavidez Fighter Profile

by Hobson Lopes - on May 24th 2013 - No Comments
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When it came to the flyweight division, it was a much needed addition for a fighter like Joseph Benavidez. In the bantamweight division, Dominick Cruz had been the man for some time and already beaten Benavidez twice. Without a flyweight division to drop to, Benavidez was stuck in championship purgatory. While that division has since been...

John Moraga Fighter Profile

by Hobson Lopes - on May 24th 2013 - No Comments
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In the Ultimate Fighting Championship, the flyweight division is the newest male weight class to be brought into the promotion. At the top of the division is champion Demetrius Johnson, but in the rankings after the top spot, it all depends on how you rate a fighter that rounds out the top five. For many, the second ranked fighter in the division...

John Dodson Fighter Profile

by Hobson Lopes - on May 23rd 2013 - No Comments
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When John Dodson reached the house on “The Ultimate Fighter,” the chances of him winning wasn’t high. The 5’3″ tall fighter was one of the smallest competitors in the house, but that didn’t stop him from becoming the winner of the bantamweight division tournament. Dodson hasn’t had as much mainstream...

UFC Flyweight Champion Demetrius ‘Mighty Mouse’ Johnson Fighter Profile

by Hobson Lopes - on May 23rd 2013 - No Comments
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When people wonder why the Ultimate Fighting Championship created the flyweight division, two fighters stood out the most. Those two fighters were Joseph Benavidez who lost two fights to the UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz and Demetrius “Mighty Mouse” Johnson. The UFC held a four-man tournament to determine who the first...