Sport news Ex-UFC great Demetrious 'Mighty Mouse' Johnson suffers first KO defeat as Adriano Moraes lands brutal uppercut and knee in title fight Metinews.com

MetiNews.Com - One of MMA's all-time greats, Demetrious Johnson, suffered his first knockout defeat against Adriano Moraes on Wednesday night. 'Mighty Mouse' was caught with an uppercut and then knee.

Sport news Ex-UFC great Demetrious 'Mighty Mouse' Johnson suffers first KO defeat as Adriano Moraes lands brutal uppercut and knee in title fight Metinews.com

MetiNews.Com - One of MMA's all-time greats, Demetrious Johnson, suffered his first knockout defeat against Adriano Moraes on Wednesday night. 'Mighty Mouse' was caught with an uppercut and then knee.

Sport news  Ex-UFC great Demetrious 'Mighty Mouse' Johnson suffers first KO defeat as Adriano Moraes lands brutal uppercut and knee in title fight Metinews.com
08 April 2021 - 09:30

Breaking News ! One of MMA's all-time greats, Demetrious Johnson, suffered his first knockout defeat against Adriano Moraes on Wednesday night. In an outcome that has come as a major shock, 'Mighty Mouse' was caught with a thunderous uppercut in the second round before a legal grounded knee added more punishment and the referee intervened. Johnson left the UFC in 2018 to join ONE Championship and is regarded by many as one of the top five fighters in history. He defended the flyweight title 11 times in total over a golden six-year period.  Adriano Moraes landed an uppercut (pictured), and Demetrious Johnson did not recover Adriano Moraes ¿¿¿¿ SHOCKS THE WORLD, becoming the first man to finish Demetrious Johnson! @adrianomkmoraes #WeAreONE #ONEChampionship #ONEonTNT pic.twitter.com/HhvlmwDwW6— ONE Championship (@ONEChampionship) April 8, 2021 Johnson had won all three of his fights in ONE Championship until he faced MoraesHe had never been stopped before but Moraes showed why he is flyweight champion with a hugely impressive win over a legend. Johnson later tweeted: 'All good everyone back in the hotel. Watch the fight. s****y day in the office. Congratz to Adriano Moraes. We will be back.' Moraes entered the fight as a massive underdog and after his victory, reflected: 'This is a dream come true.   'I'm really working hard every single day. I don't have the words to describe this moment. We did it. I grew up watching DJ fighting. He's a legend. I knew exactly his game.  RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next Where does the UFC's new heavyweight king go from here?... Jon Jones and Georges St-Pierre boast Championship longevity... 'Wake up, train, walk home, eat, rest, train again, home,.

.. The heavyweight who has trained with Tyson Fury, the Welsh... Share this article Share Moraes landed a grounded knee, which is legal in ONE, and the referee intervened 'Me and my team did the perfect strategy to fight against him. I got to him with a good uppercut. I'm so excited.'It's not a surprise for me. I'm working with the best guys in the world. Today worked out.'Johnson had a few brief words in his interview, saying: ''I've got to go back home and look at the fight to see where I made the mistakes. 'He's very long, big, I was trying to get to him but it's part of the game. You're in the game so long, it's bound to happen one of these days.' RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next Where does the UFC's new heavyweight king go from here?... Jon Jones and Georges St-Pierre boast Championship longevity... 'Wake up, train, walk home, eat, rest, train again, home,... The heavyweight who has trained with Tyson Fury, the Welsh... Share this article Share

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Sport news Ex-UFC great Demetrious 'Mighty Mouse' Johnson suffers first KO defeat as Adriano Moraes lands brutal uppercut and knee in title fight Metinews.com


Sport news Ex-UFC great Demetrious 'Mighty Mouse' Johnson suffers first KO defeat as Adriano Moraes lands brutal uppercut and knee in title fight Metinews.com


Sport news Ex-UFC great Demetrious 'Mighty Mouse' Johnson suffers first KO defeat as Adriano Moraes lands brutal uppercut and knee in title fight Metinews.com


Sport news Ex-UFC great Demetrious 'Mighty Mouse' Johnson suffers first KO defeat as Adriano Moraes lands brutal uppercut and knee in title fight Metinews.com

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