2015 MMA fight – Michael Johnson vs Nate Diaz – full fight Video UFC on Fox 17

3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2015-12-19, good fight between Michael Johnson and Nate Diaz: it gets three stars (UFC Fight of the Night).

Michael Johnson entered this fight with a mma record of 16-9-0 (56% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.9 lightweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Rafael dos Anjos). He has fought twice in 2015 defeating Edson Barboza (=Barboza vs Johnson) but then he has lost to Beneil Dariush (=Johnson vs Dariush).
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and Tuf 5 tournament winner Nate Diaz, has an official record of 17-10-0 (88% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.21 in the same weight class but he won just one out of his last four fights, against Gray Maynard in 2013 (=Maynard vs Diaz 2); after this bout he was defeated by dos Anjos (=dos Anjos vs Diaz). Johnson vs Diaz is on the undercard of Rafael dos Anjos vs Donald Cerrone 2 – UFC on Fox 17. Watch the video and rate this fight!


Event: UFC on Fox 17: dos Anjos vs Cerrone 2

Date: 2015-12-19

Where: Amway Center, Orlando, Florida, USA

Division: lightweight (155 lbs, 70 kg)

Result: Click here to show the fight’s result
Nate Diaz def. Michael Johnson (unanimous decision, 29-28, 29-28, 29-28)


UFC on Fox 17 fight card (main fights):
Rafael dos Anjos vs Donald Cerrone 2
Junior dos Santos vs Alistair Overeem
Michael Johnson vs Nate Diaz
Charles Oliveira vs Myles Jury

Johnson’s previous fight: Michael Johnson vs Beneil Dariush

Diaz’s previous fight: Rafael dos Anjos vs Nate Diaz

Diaz’s next fight: Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz

Johnson’s next fight: Dustin Poirier vs Michael Johnson



(Free embeddable highlights video hosted on Youtube)

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2 thoughts on “2015 MMA fight – Michael Johnson vs Nate Diaz – full fight Video UFC on Fox 17”

  1. it’s funny that now all fighters in the lightweight and featherweight division want to face Conor McGregor…..I hate Diaz brothers

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