Ferguson vs. Johnson set for UFC 197
A rematch between Tony Ferguson and Michael Johnson is finally scheduled. The two will meet March 6 at UFC 197 in Las Vegas.
Ferguson and Johnson did they first match in 2012 at UFC on Fox 3 event in New Jersey. Johnson won via unanimous decision and Ferguson lost for the first time in the UFC. Ferguson will now get a chance to avenge the defeat and once again demonstrate that he is in great shape and ready to attack the title.
After losing to Johnson ‘El Cucuy’ scored seven wins. In his last match on December 11 in Las Vegas he finished Edson Barboza in an exciting and bloody match that earned him the fight of the night bonus.
Johnson currently has two consecutive losses and in this rematch he will try to get back on the winning streak. In his last match on December 19 he was defeated by Nate Diaz via unanimous judges’ decision.