Michael Johnson

Michael "The Menace" Johnson

First Name: Michael Last Name: Johnson
Nickname: The Menace
Date of Birth: Jun 04, 1986 Age: 37
Weight: 70.3 Height: 178.0
Reach: 188.0
Location: Boca Raton, Florida
Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Fighting Styles: Wrestling, Boxing
Affiliations: Jaco Hybrid Training Center (Blackzilians)
Fight Stats
Record 22 - 19 Last 5 Fights
Total Fights 42 fights Professional Fights 41 fights
Amateur Fights 1 fights Years Fighting 16 years
Days Last Fought 21 days Rounds Fought 96 rounds
Finish Wins 11 finishes Finish Losses 12 finish losses
Finish Win Percentage 50 % Finish Loss Percentage 63 %
Knockout Wins 4 KOs Knockout Losses 2 KO losses
TKO Wins 5 TKOs TKO Losses 1 TKO losses
KO/TKO Win Percentage 40 % KO/TKO Loss Percentage 15 %
Submission Wins 2 subs Submission Losses 9 sub losses
Submission Win Percentage 9 % Submission Loss Percentage 47 %
Decision Wins 11 decision wins Decision Losses 7 decision losses
Decision Win Percentage 50 % Decision Loss Percentage 36 %
Unanimous Decision Wins 9 UD wins Unanimous Decision Losses 4 UD losses
Split Decision Wins 1 SD wins Split Decision Losses 2 SD losses

Upcoming Fight

May 11

May 11, 2024 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Enterprise Center, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Matt Frevola

(13 - 4 - 1)

Professional Fights

Michael Johnson
Win

Michael Johnson

(21 - 19)

UFC Fight Night 236

February 10, 2024 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Darrius Flowers
Loss

Darrius Flowers

(13 - 6 - 1)
Michael Johnson
Loss

Michael Johnson

(21 - 18)

UFC Fight Night 223

May 20, 2023 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

KO (Punch) Round: 2 Time: 1:50

Michael Johnson
Win

Michael Johnson

(20 - 18)

UFC on ESPN 42

December 03, 2022 Saturday
7 PM ET / 4 PM PT

Amway Center, Orlando, Florida, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Marc Diakiese
Loss

Marc Diakiese

(17 - 5)
Michael Johnson
Loss

Michael Johnson

(20 - 17)

UFC on ESPN 39

July 09, 2022 Saturday
6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Split) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Jamie Mullarkey
Win

Jamie Mullarkey

(16 - 5)
Michael Johnson
Win

Michael Johnson

(19 - 17)

UFC on ESPN 36

May 14, 2022 Saturday
7:30 PM ET / 4:30 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

KO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 3:22

Alan Patrick
Loss

Alan Patrick

(15 - 3, 1 NC)
Michael Johnson
Loss

Michael Johnson

(19 - 16)

UFC Fight Night 184

February 06, 2021 Saturday
5 PM ET / 2 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Clay Guida
Win

Clay Guida

(35 - 20)
Michael Johnson
Loss

Michael Johnson

(19 - 15)

UFC Fight Night 171

May 13, 2020 Wednesday
6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, Florida, United States

Submission (Achilles Lock) Round: 2 Time: 0:25

Thiago Moises
Win

Thiago Moises

(12 - 4)
Michael Johnson
Loss

Michael Johnson

(19 - 14)

UFC Fight Night 162

October 26, 2019 Saturday
5:30 AM ET / 2:30 AM PT

Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore, Singapore

Decision (Majority) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Stevei Ray
Win

Stevei Ray

(25 - 9)
Michael Johnson
Loss

Michael Johnson

(19 - 13)

UFC on ESPN 2

March 30, 2019 Saturday
7 PM ET / 4 PM PT

Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

KO (Punch) Round: 3 Time: 4:14

Josh Emmett
Win

Josh Emmett

(13 - 2)
Michael Johnson
Win

Michael Johnson

(18 - 13)

UFC Fight Night 138

October 27, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Moncton Events Centre, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Artem Lobov
Loss

Artem Lobov

(14 - 14 - 1, 1 NC)
Michael Johnson
Win

Michael Johnson

(17 - 13)

UFC Fight Night 135

August 25, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States

Decision (Split) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Andre Fili
Loss

Andre Fili

(18 - 5)
Michael Johnson
Loss

Michael Johnson

(17 - 12)

UFC Fight Night 124

January 14, 2018 Sunday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Scottrade Center, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Round: 2 Time: 2:22

Darren Elkins
Win

Darren Elkins

(24 - 5)
Michael Johnson
Loss

Michael Johnson

(17 - 11)

TUF 25 Finale

July 07, 2017 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

TKO (Punches and Knees) Round: 2 Time: 4:48

Michael Johnson
Loss

Michael Johnson

(17 - 10)

UFC 205

November 12, 2016 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, United States

Submission (Kimura) Round: 3 Time: 2:31

Michael Johnson
Win

Michael Johnson

(16 - 10)

UFC Fight Night 94

September 17, 2016 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

State Farm Arena, Hidalgo, Texas, United States

KO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 1:35

Dustin Poirier
Loss

Dustin Poirier

(21 - 4)
Michael Johnson
Loss

Michael Johnson

(16 - 9)

UFC on Fox 17

December 19, 2015 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Amway Center, Orlando, Florida, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Nate Diaz
Win

Nate Diaz

(19 - 10)
Michael Johnson
Loss

Michael Johnson

(16 - 8)

UFC Fight Night 73

August 08, 2015 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Decision (Split) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Beneil Dariush
Win

Beneil Dariush

(11 - 1)
Michael Johnson
Win

Michael Johnson

(15 - 8)

UFC Fight Night 61

February 22, 2015 Sunday
8 PM ET / 5 PM PT

Gigantinho Gymnasium, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Edson Barboza
Loss

Edson Barboza

(15 - 2)
Michael Johnson
Win

Michael Johnson

(14 - 8)

UFC Fight Night 37

March 08, 2014 Saturday
3 PM ET / 12 PM PT

O2 Arena, London, Greater London, England

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Melvin Guillard
Loss

Melvin Guillard

(32 - 12 - 2, 2 NC)
Michael Johnson
Win

Michael Johnson

(13 - 8)

UFC 168

December 28, 2013 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

KO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 1:32

Gleison Tibau
Loss

Gleison Tibau

(29 - 9)
Michael Johnson
Win

Michael Johnson

(12 - 8)

UFC Fight Night 26

August 17, 2013 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

TD Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Joe Lauzon
Loss

Joe Lauzon

(26 - 12)
Michael Johnson
Loss

Michael Johnson

(12 - 7)

UFC on Fuel TV 9

April 06, 2013 Saturday
2 PM ET / 11 AM PT

Ericsson Globe Arena, Stockholm, Sweden

Submission (Brabo Choke) Round: 3 Time: 1:33

Reza Madadi
Win

Reza Madadi

(12 - 3)
Michael Johnson
Loss

Michael Johnson

(12 - 6)

UFC 155

December 29, 2012 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Myles Jury
Win

Myles Jury

(11 - 0)
Michael Johnson
Win

Michael Johnson

(11 - 6)

UFC on FX 5

October 05, 2012 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Target Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

KO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 1:06

Danny Castillo
Loss

Danny Castillo

(14 - 4)

UFC on Fox 3

May 05, 2012 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Izod Center, East Rutherford, New Jersey, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Tony Ferguson
Loss

Tony Ferguson

(13 - 2)

UFC on Fox 2

January 28, 2012 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

United Center, Chicago, Illinois, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Shane Roller
Loss

Shane Roller

(10 - 5)

UFC Live 6

October 01, 2011 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Verizon Center, Washington, D.C., United States

Submission (Heel Hook) Round: 1 Time: 3:00

Paul Sass
Win

Paul Sass

(11 - 0)

UFC Live 4

June 26, 2011 Sunday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Consol Energy Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 4:42

Edward Faaloloto
Loss

Edward Faaloloto

(2 - 1)

The Ultimate Fighter 12 Finale

December 04, 2010 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Palms Casino Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

FM

January 30, 2010 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Springfield, Missouri, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 4:34

Chris McDaniel
Loss

Chris McDaniel

(12 - 13)

Titan FC 15

December 18, 2009 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Memorial Hall, Kansas City, Kansas, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

XCF 10

October 03, 2009 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Abou Ben Adhem Shrine Mosque, Springfield, Missouri, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 0:43

Aaron Derrow
Loss

Aaron Derrow

(5 - 1)

FM

May 09, 2009 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Springfield, Missouri, USA

Submission (Heel Hook) Round: 2 Time: 1:32

Eric Marriott
Win

Eric Marriott

(9 - 3)

FFC - Fuel Fight Club

April 10, 2009 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Lake Ozark, Missouri, USA

Submission (Kimura) Round: 1 Time: 3:16

Clay French
Loss

Clay French

(15 - 4)

MCC 19

March 14, 2009 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Des Moines, Iowa, United States

Submission (Guillotine Choke) Round: 4 Time: 3:45

Joe Brammer
Win

Joe Brammer

(5 - 0 - 1)

FM

November 22, 2008 Saturday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Springfield, Missouri

Submission Round: 1 Time: 2:55

FM

September 13, 2008 Saturday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Springfield, Missouri

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 2:37

Warren Stewart
Loss

Warren Stewart

(3 - 6)

MFL - Midwest Fight League

July 25, 2008 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Columbia, Missouri, United States

Decision (Majority) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Luke Gwaltney
Loss

Luke Gwaltney

(12 - 12 - 2)
Michael Johnson
Loss

Michael Johnson

(2 - 0)

MCC 13

April 25, 2008 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Urbandale, Iowa, United States

Submission (Triangle Choke) Round: 3 Time: 1:29

Ted Worthington
Win

Ted Worthington

(18 - 10)
Michael Johnson
Win

Michael Johnson

(1 - 0)

FM

April 18, 2008 Friday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Missouri

Submission Round: 1 Time: 2:12

Steve Schneider
Loss

Steve Schneider

(11 - 10 - 1)
Michael Johnson
Win

Michael Johnson

(DEBUT)

FM

February 01, 2008 Friday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Missouri

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 1:12

Chauncey Prather
Loss

Chauncey Prather

(DEBUT)