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Fighter Summary

68

Michael Johnson

Lightweight #75

Record: 12-14

Active: 11 years, 8 months

Ratings and Rankings
Metric Rating Ranking
Performance 68
D+
75
Power 75
C
57
Offensive 71
C-
66
Defensive 77
C+
52
Records
Overall 12-14 (46.2%)
Versus Top 10 0-3 (0%)
Versus > .500 Fighters 9-12 (42.9%)
Versus < .500 Fighters 3-2 (60%)
Last 5 Fights 1-4 (20%)
Superlatives
Best Win Lightweight #11 Dustin Poirier (20-6)
2016-09-17 UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Johnson
Round 1 KO/TKO Punches
Worst Loss Lightweight #64 Nate Diaz (15-11)
2015-12-19 UFC on FOX: Dos Anjos vs. Cowboy 2
Round 3 U-DEC
Other Statistics
Finishes 5 (19.2%)
KOs 5 (19.2%)
Submissions 0 (0%)
Decisions 7 (26.9%)
Opponent Record 242-155
Average Opponent Rank 34.9
Long Streak W 4 (02/22/2015)
Current Streak L 1

Recent Trend Analysis

Fight Results
ResultOpponent
L
2022-07-09
Jamie Mullarkey (3-3)
Lightweight #48
Round 3 S-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Dos Anjos vs. Fiziev
W
2022-05-14
Alan Patrick (5-4)
Lightweight #77
Round 2 KO/TKO Punch
UFC Fight Night: Blachowicz vs. Rakic
L
2021-02-06
Clay Guida (17-16)
Lightweight #55
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Volkov
L
2020-05-13
Thiago Moises (5-4)
Lightweight #27
Round 2 SUB Ankle Lock
UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira
L
2019-10-26
Stevie Ray (7-4)
Lightweight
Round 3 M-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. Askren
L
2019-03-30
Josh Emmett (9-2)
Featherweight #4
Round 3 KO/TKO Punch
UFC Fight Night: Barboza vs. Gaethje
W
2018-10-27
Artem Lobov (2-5)
Featherweight
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Oezdemir vs. Smith
W
2018-08-25
Andre Fili (9-8)
Featherweight #46
Round 3 S-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Gaethje vs. Vick
L
2018-01-14
Darren Elkins (17-9)
Featherweight #27
Round 2 SUB Rear Naked Choke
UFC Fight Night: Stephens vs. Choi
L
2017-07-07
Justin Gaethje (6-4)
Lightweight #24
Round 2 KO/TKO Knees
The Ultimate Fighter 25 Finale
L
2016-11-12
Khabib Nurmagomedov (13-0)
Lightweight #6
Round 3 SUB Kimura
UFC 205: Alvarez vs McGregor
W
2016-09-17
Dustin Poirier (20-6)
Lightweight #11
Round 1 KO/TKO Punches
UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Johnson
L
2015-12-19
Nate Diaz (15-11)
Lightweight #64
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC on FOX: Dos Anjos vs. Cowboy 2
L
2015-08-08
Beneil Dariush (15-4)
Lightweight #5
Round 3 S-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs Saint Preux
W
2015-02-22
Edson Barboza (16-11)
Lightweight #52
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs Mir
W
2014-03-08
Melvin Guillard (12-9)
Lightweight
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs Manuwa
W
2013-12-28
Gleison Tibau (16-12)
Lightweight
Round 2 KO/TKO Punch
UFC 168: Weidman vs Silva 2
W
2013-08-17
Joe Lauzon (15-12)
Lightweight
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs Sonnen
L
2013-04-06
Reza Madadi (3-4)
Lightweight
Round 3 SUB D'Arce Choke
UFC on FUEL TV 9: Mousasi vs Latifi
L
2012-12-29
Myles Jury (8-4)
Lightweight
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 155: Dos Santos vs Velasquez II
W
2012-10-05
Danny Castillo (7-7)
Lightweight
Round 2 KO/TKO Punch
UFC on FX: Browne vs Bigfoot
W
2012-05-05
Tony Ferguson (15-5)
Lightweight #43
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC on FOX: Diaz vs Miller
W
2012-01-28
Shane Roller (2-4)
Lightweight
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC on FOX: Evans vs Davis
L
2011-10-01
Paul Sass (3-2)
Lightweight
Round 1 SUB Heel Hook
UFC LIVE 6: Cruz vs Johnson
W
2011-06-26
Edward Faaloloto (0-2)
Lightweight
Round 1 KO/TKO Punches
UFC Live on Versus: Kongo vs Barry
L
2010-12-04
Jonathan Brookins (2-3)
Lightweight
Round 3 U-DEC
The Ultimate Fighter 12: Team GSP vs Team Koscheck