Article

Johnson vs. Benavidez: The Food War

Who’s leaving Toronto with the UFC flyweight belt, Demetrious Johnson or Joseph Benavidez? Three days from now suspense will give way to certainty. In the meantime, how do “Mighty Mouse” and “Beefcake” matchup in a food war? You be the judge.

Walk-Around Weight

Johnson: 141, 142
Benavidez: 144

Common Meal
Johnson: Grilled chicken Teriyaki, brown rice, cucumbers
Benavidez: Cap N’ Crunch cereal, whole milk, or beef tacos

Fast Food Indulgence
Johnson: Frosty at Wendy’s, frozen yogurt
Benavidez: In & Out burger

When They Were Bantamweights …
Johnson: Drank milkshakes every night (“I ate everything I saw”)
Benavidez: Regularly dined at In & Out burger, ice cream addict

1st Time I Made Weight at Flyweight Taught Me …
Johnson: ‘Not to cut out carbs’; he did and it hurt his performance
Benavidez: Weighed 138 on fight night; will be heavier vs. Johnson

Organic?
Johnson: Considers overrated, unnecessary
Benavidez: Considers overrated, but occasionally consumes

Childhood Staples

Johnson: Chicken nuggets, corn, brownies
Benavidez: Beans, beef tacos, burritos, cereal

Difficulty Making 125-pounds?

Johnson: No
Benavidez: No

After Weigh-in Meal
Johnson: Pedialyte, water, pasta, chicken, salad
Benavidez: water, usually eats pasta but depends on country

Post-Fight Meal
Johnson: Double cheeseburger, milkshake
Benavidez: No limits, with fondness for burgers, ice cream & slurpees


Medios

Reciente
Diferentes especialistas en UFC y MMA dan su opinión sobre los combates a efectuarse el 11 de Julio en UFC 189 entre Chad Mendes y Conor McGregor por el título peso pluma y Robbie Lawler vs Rory MacDonald por el título peso welter.
2/07/2015
McGregor se desplaza a Los Angeles para una entrevista en Conan. Mendes descubre que su numero telefonico se ha hecho publico. Mas tarde, McGregor regresa a Las Vegas, mienstras que Mendes se burla de su entrevista en TV. (Audio en ingles)
4/07/2015
Conor McGregor y Chad Mendes intercambian palabras durante la conferencia telefonica de medios. McGregor continua su entrenamienti, mientras que Mendes se prepara con su mentor: Urijah Faber. (Audio en ingles)
2/07/2015
Frank Mir es especialista en sometimientos, sin embargo prueba que su golpeo es una arma letal tambien y pone a dormir al peligroso Mirko Cro Cop. Vea a Mir enfrentarse a Todd Duffee en la pelea estelar de UFC Fight Night San Diego.
1/07/2015