On Dec. 3, 2011, John Dodson defeated T.J. Dillashaw to capture the bantamweight contract on season 14 of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF), which would eventually lead to a UFC on FOX 6 title fight against Demetrious Johnson. Here's how it all started.
UFC on FOX 6 will feature a 125-pound title fight in the main event when flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson defends his belt for the first time ever against John Dodson at the United Center in Chicago, Ill., on Jan. 26, 2013.
Matchmakers, matchmakers ... make us MMA matches! UFC on FX 5 is in the books, which means that it's time to once again predict future opponents for the main card winners from 'Browne vs. Silva' in Minneapolis, Minn., on Oct. 5, 2012.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger takes a look back at last night's UFC on FX 3 main card fight between John Dodson and Jussier da Silva for the number one contender position at flyweight. What helped Dodson earn the shot? Find out inside.
Check out all the undercard action now.MMA Fighting has live play-by-play for UFC on FX 5. Tonight's event is headlined by a heavyweight fight between Travis Browne and Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva. In the co-main event, Jake Ellenberger faces Jay Hieron.
Travis Browne or 'Bigfoot' Silva? Ellenberger or Hieron? And just who will face UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson next: Dodson or Formiga? We try to answer those questions with our predictions for the UFC's return to Minnesota.
John Dodson may be just about the smallest of the 400 fighters on the Zuffa roster, but he still brings with him knockout power to go with his speed and agility as he readies for a fight to earn himself a title shot.