Demetrious Johnson To Host Q&A At UFC on FOX 10
Posted by Joseph Lee on 01.11.2014
For UFC Fight Club members only...
MMA Junkie reports that UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson (19-2-1 MMA, 7-1-1 UFC) will host a special Q&A for UFC Fight Club members on January 24, before the weigh-ins for UFC on FOX 10. It takes place at the Chicago Theater on State Street, where the weigh-ins will be held. Doors open at 1:30 PM CT and Johnson will arrive at 2 PM. Weigh-ins begin at 4 PM.
UFC on FOX 10 happens on January 25 at the United Center in Chicago. The main card airs on FOX with preliminary fights on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass. The main event is a five-round lightweight fight between Benson Henderson and Josh Thomson. Thomson's title shot against champion Anthony Pettis was canceled due to Pettis' injury.
Johnson was in Chicago last year when he defended his flyweight title with a decision win over John Dodson at UFC on FOX 6. He won "Fight of the Night" for the defense, and has since defended the belt with a "Submission of the Night" win over John Moraga at UFC on FOX 8 and a "Knockout of the Night" win over Joseph Benavidez at UFC on FOX 9.
Here's the full card:
MAIN CARD (FOX, 8 p.m. ET):
Benson Henderson vs. Josh Thomson
Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Stipe Miocic
Donald Cerrone vs. Adriano Martins
Darren Elkins vs. Jeremy Stephens
PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1, 5 p.m. ET):
Alex Caceres vs. Sergio Pettis
Adam Khaliev vs. Pascal Krauss
Yves Jabouin vs. Eddie Wineland
Chico Camus vs. Yaotzin Meza
Ramiro Hernandez vs. Hugo Viana
Daron Cruickshank vs. Mike Rio
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 4:30 p.m. ET):
Walt Harris vs. Nikita Krylov