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Demetrious Johnson vs. Chris Cariaso

Main Event | UFC Flyweight Championship | 125 lbs

Demetrious Johnson defeats Chris Cariaso via Submission at 2:29 of Round 2

Mmaweekly large Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson
Mmaweekly large Chris "Kamikaze" Cariaso

Johnson
Submission
Round 2

Demetrious Johnson Chris Cariaso

"Mighty Mouse" "Kamikaze"

20-2-1   Pro Record At Fight   17-5-0
Climbed to 21-2   Record After Fight   Fell to 17-6
-1600 (Huge Favorite)   Betting Odds   +800 (Huge Underdog)
Champion   Title   Challenger
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Kirkland, Washington   Fighting out of   San Francisco, California
28 years, 1 month   Age at Fight   33 years, 4 months
124.5 lbs (56.5 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   124.5 lbs (56.5 kgs)
5'3" (161cm)   Height   5'3" (160cm)
66.0" (168cm)   Reach   64.5" (164cm)
T.I. - Go Get It   Walkout Music   DMX - Lord Give Me a Sign
AMC Pankration   Gym   Fight and Fitness
UFC 178
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 178: Johnson vs. Cariaso
  • Date: Saturday 09.27.2014 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Herb Dean
  • Venue: MGM Grand Garden Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 11 of 11)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 125 lbs (56.7 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Johnson Total Disclosed Pay: $183,000
  • Cariaso Total Disclosed Pay: $24,000
  • Title on Line: UFC Flyweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Johnson
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Johnson vs. Cariaso Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 1524  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Cariaso
1%
Johnson
99%

Videos & Highlights

    Highlight  |  Highlights: Demetrious Johnson vs. Chris Cariaso report dead link

  • Interview  |  Demetrious Johnson continues win streak report dead link

  • Interview  |  UFC 178: Demetrious Johnson Octagon Interview report dead link

  • Documentary  |  Countdown to UFC 178: Demetrious Johnson vs. Chris Cariaso report dead link

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