Demetrious Johnson is an American mixed martial artist and is also a former UFC flyweight champion. The ‘Mighty Mouse’ is an extremely talented and skilled fighter. He holds the record for most takedowns in UFC flyweight history.
Johnson currently competes in ONE Championship and holds the #8 position in pound-for-pound rankings and #2 in flyweight rankings according to Sherdog. He is the current No.1 contender for Adriano Moraes’ ONE Championship flyweight belt.
Johnson made his UFC debut in the year 2011, where he was up against Norifumi Yamamoto at UFC 126. The American started his career with a win against his opponent via unanimous decision.
In his career, the ‘Mighty Mouse’ has defeated fighters like Joseph Benavidez and Henry Cejudo and won Performance of the Night awards. His last UFC fight was in 2018, where he lost via split decision at UFC 227 and lost his UFC flyweight championship.
Subsequently, he left the company and signed with ONE Championship. He holds a record of 14-2-1 in his UFC career.
Fans consider the American fighter as one of the fastest fighters in the MMA world. He is known for his quick moves and strikes inside the octagon. Because of his background in wrestling, he can show his wrestling and Muay Thai skills to defeat his opponents.
Johnson holds a stellar record of 30-3-1 in his MMA career. The American fighter has set many records in his career, and his list of achievements is way too overwhelming. He holds a brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
His accomplishments also include Fighter of Year awards. He has also won the 2017 Most Outstanding Fighter of the Year award presented by Wrestling Observer Newsletter.
|Residence||Kirkland, Washington, U.S.A.|
|Weight/Division||134.5 lb/ lightweight|
|Active Win Streak||3|
|Net Worth||$6 million|
|Endorsements||Microsoft Xbox, Zevia Drinks, NormaTec, and EA Sports|
|Marital Status/Wife Name||Married/Destiny Johnson|