Adriano Moraes

Demetrious Johnson vs. Adriano Moraes 3 To Headline ONE Championship’s U.S. Debut

The trilogy between Demetrious Johnson and Adriano Moraes will go down on American soil. You heard that right, ONE Championship is headed to the United States for the first time in its history. On Monday, the promotion announced that former champ Moraes will be getting an immediate rematch with Johnson on May 5th. The third fight between the two will take place at 1stBank Center in Broomfield, Colorado which is right outside of Denver.
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Adriano Moraes Discusses His Rematch With Demetrious Johnson

ONE Championship’s flyweight king, Adriano Moraes, doesn’t seem too concerned about Demetrious Johnson’s recent sojourn to train alongside grappling star Henry Cejudo. The American veteran found his way to Cejudo’s gym in Arizona, where the two former world champions had the opportunity to spend time together on the mat.

Timeline: How Adriano Moraes Took Over The Flyweight Mountain

At one point in time, Adriano Moraes was the most unheralded man in the sport of mixed martial arts. However, he changed all that when he put away Demetrious Johnson in 2021. A rematch that will happen on August 26 at ONE on Prime Video 1: Moraes vs. Johnson II.

Adriano Moraes Discusses His Upcoming Rematch with Demetrious Johnson

Adriano Moraes has sat atop the ONE Championship flyweight division for years. Now, the Brazilian superstar is ready to reaffirm his win over the mixed martial arts GOAT and etch his place in history at ONE 161: Moraes vs. Johnson II on Aug. 26. “Mikinho” is set to square off...

Demetrious Johnson Discusses Title Rematch Against Adriano Moraes

ONE Championship returns to U.S. primetime with ONE 161: Moraes vs. Johnson II on Friday, Aug. 26, and the ONE flyweight world championship will be on the line in the evening’s headliner. The last time flyweight king Adriano Moraes and mixed martial arts GOAT Demetrious Johnson shared the ONE...

Adriano Moraes Predicts Fourth-Round Finish Of Johnson At ONE 161

Adriano Moraes shocked the martial arts world in 2021 with a stunning finish of Demetrious Johnson to retain the ONE Flyweight World Championship. He will get the opportunity to reaffirm his superiority over the American on August 26 at ONE 161. None of that surprise came from the American Top...

Adriano Moraes – American Top Team/ONE Championship

Boca Raton, FL – It was recently announced that Moraes will defend his title in a highly anticipated rematch against MMA legend Demetrious Johnson Friday, August 26 at Singapore Indoor Stadium. The event will be broadcast live on Amazon Prime in the U.S. and kick off our multi-year U.S. rights partnership. To date, he is the only fighter who has knocked out Johnson, one of the most decorated athletes in the sports history.

Adriano Moraes to Defend Belt Against Demetrious Johnson at ONE 161

As announced at ONE 158: Tawanchai vs. Larsen broadcast last Friday, Jun. 3, ONE flyweight champion Adriano Moraes will meet Demetrious Johnson inside the ONE Championship Circle for a world title rematch on Friday, Aug. 26, live on U.S. primetime. ONE 161: Moraes vs. Johnson II will be the first...

Adriano Moraes vs. Demetrious Johnson 2 official for ONE Championship 161 headliner

Former UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will have a chance to avenge the only knockout loss of his professional career when he meets current ONE Championship flyweight king Adriano Moraes in a rematch this August, per a recent report by Ariel Helwani (the booking was later confirmed by ONE on Friday).

Adriano Moraes vs. Demetrious Johnson 2 set for August 27th

ONE flyweight champion Adriano Moraes is set to face Demetrious Johnson in a rematch in August. ‘Mikinho’ and ‘Mighty Mouse’ last faced off in April 2021. That bout was an upset win for the Brazilian, as he knocked out Johnson in the second round. The loss was the first stoppage defeat in the former UFC champion’s career.

Adriano Moraes vs. Demetrious Johnson II Confirmed For ONE 161

The greatest flyweight of all time made his splash in ONE Championship by winning the ONE Flyweight World Grand Prix but came up short in his title bid when Moraes utilized a brilliantly grounded knee for the knockout victory. Johnson will be prepared for that tactic in the rematch as...