One Championship flyweight champion and residing blended martial arts legend, Demetrious Johnson has solely three of his eleven UFC belts left, and easily has no concept the place they could be.
All too usually forgotten discussions regarding the identity of the GOAT in MMADemetrious Johnson is, nonetheless at this time, top-of-the-line fighters on the planet. Once again flyweight champion at One Championshiphe is likely one of the most adorned athletes within the historical past of his sport, and doesn’t appear able to bow out.
Eleven consecutive title defenses, for eleven belts inside the group of Dana White. An extraordinary profession, for a trophy room that might be full to bursting, if the American was nonetheless in a position to get his fingers on his titles. Indeed, as weird as it could appear, Demetrious solely has three of his eleven belts left.
Guest of the well-known present of Ariel Helwani, MMA HourMighty Mouse returned to this loopy story, which can make him lose three quarters of his belts:
“I now not have all my UFC belts. I do not know the place they’re. I’ve three. I obtained the one I obtained in 2012, the one after I broke Anderson Silva’s report, I obtained the one I obtained throwing Ray Borg within the air for my armbar. I’ve these three and my One Grand Prix belt, and flyweight championship belt.
The others, here is the story, I introduced all of them to New York (…). We’re at ESPN, taking photos, and I feel I am unable to deliver all of them again on my flight. Someone stated to me, ‘I’m going to take them again to Vegas, and I’ll ship them to you. So they went again to Vegas to the UFC warehouse, and that is the one factor I do know. I do not know the place they’re”
An unimaginable story, which doesn’t appear to have an effect on the previous champion of the group in any respect, who even admits to having dropped the case:
“I would like them, however once more, they have been so heavy that I could not take them on the aircraft (…). I assumed they have been going to ship them again to me, and I dropped the case. It’s OK. I’ve the particular ones. If they arrive again, they arrive again, in any other case too dangerous. If I’ve my eleven belts I do not know what I’d do with them”