Check out the full fight video highlights of Demetrious Johnson defending his UFC flyweight title for a 10th time against Wilson Reis at UFC on FOX 24.
The marquee matchup of UFC on FOX 24 saw Demetrious Johnson successfully defend his flyweight title, for the 10th consecutive time, against the #3 ranked Wilson Reis. Johnson ties the record for consecutive UFC title defenses, previously held alone by middleweight legend Anderson Silva.
Johnson was too fast for Reis, as he was able to land his strikes and move out of the way of danger before his opponent could land his own offense. Johnson secured a takedown in the third frame, and launched a brutal ground and pound attack that left Reis battered with no answers. Mighty Mouse did the unthinkable, and submitted the submission artist in Wilson Reis.
Check out Tim Burke’s play-by-play of the Demetrious Johnson’s submission win over Wilson Reis:
Round 3 – They trade leg kicks. Nice jab from DJ. Johnson easily stuffs a Reis shot. Beautiful straight right from Johnson. Reis going back to the leg kicks. Again with the straight right for Mighty Mouse. Another takedown stuffed and Johnson just walked away as Reis got up slowly. Hard body kick from Johnson. He’s breaking him down. Another body kick. Johnson with a slick takedown. He’s working from side control. Big elbow. Reis is a bloody mess. Johnson opens up with a ton of punches. He moves to mount. He takes an arm and makes the black belt tap, a broken man. That was utter domination.
Demetrious Johnson defeated Wilson Reis by submission (armbar), round 3
Watch Mighty Mouse take Wilson Reis’ arm home:
Mighty Mouse ties Anderson Silva for ten straight title defenses. Chasing history! Congrats to the CHAMP. #AndStill pic.twitter.com/S9xnTSPmi3
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