Demetrious Johnson has suffered his first loss post-UFC.
Johnson challenged Moraes for the ONE Championship Flyweight Title. Going into the fight, Johnson had won the flyweight Grand Prix. “Mighty Mouse” was dropped by an uppercut in the second round. Moraes took full advantage and landed a knee to a downed opponent for the knockout win. In ONE, that strike is legal.
This is the first time Johnson has been knocked out in his pro MMA career. It’s also his first defeat since August 2018. As for Moraes, this is the first successful title defense in his current reign.
You can watch the full fight above courtesy of Bleacher Report Live.