Demetrious Johnson is your first-ever UFC flyweight champion after defeating Joseph Benavidez by split-decision (48-47, 47-48, 48-47) at UFC 152 in Toronto.
It was a close, back-and-forth brawl, but Johnson showed superior movement and takedown ability throughout.
Benavidez did come extremely close to finishing the fight in the fourth after landing a big right hand and following it up with a guillotine choke from mount. Johnson was able to fight out of the choke, however, and controlled most of the rest of the fight.
Read on to see how it went down in detail.