1853 Search Results for daniel cormier

Oct 28, 2015 5:00 pm

Manager: Cormier is one of the best of all time; he’s just not better than Jones

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones made headlines last week, this after UFC officials announced that “Bones” had been formally reinstated by the promotion. Jones’ return to the octagon is being targeted for early 2016, where he is expected to rematch current UFC light heavyweight title holder Daniel Cormier. Jon Jones manager, Malki Kawa, recently spoke to...

Oct 14, 2015 6:46 am

Cormier: ‘We’re all fighting each other to fight Jon Jones’

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will likely be former champ Jon Jones’ first fight back in the octagon when he makes his return. And Cormier couldn’t be happier about it. The champ says everyone in the division knows Jones is the man to beat and they are all just fighting each other to get...

Oct 13, 2015 7:40 am

Cormier: ‘If I Lose Twice, I’ll Probably Be Done, Because Legacy Is Everything’

Current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is expecting to fight Jon Jones for the second time. He’s coming off of a win over Alexander Gustafsson and now will wait to see when/if the UFC reinstates the former champ. Recently, in an interview on Jon Anik and Kenny Florian’s podcast, the champ said realistically, if...

Oct 12, 2015 10:09 am

Bader: Put Jones On Hold, Give Me Cormier

Ryan Bader has his sights set on Daniel Cormier’s UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. The “Ultimate Fighter” alum is currently ranked third in the division just under Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and Alexander Gustafsson, both of whom have fallen to Cormier’s wrestling skill in the past. Bader believes that now is the time for him to capitalize...


Oct 12, 2015 3:00 am

Cormier: Critics would have ‘had a field day with me’ if I lost to Gus

Daniel Cormier stepped into the octagon in Houston, Texas with a gameplan in mind to successfully defend his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship at UFC 192. Unfortunately for him, he was facing Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson and was forced to fight the hardest fight of his life. Gustafsson and Cormier left it all in the octagon...

Oct 9, 2015 10:16 am

Cormier Does Interview Shirtless Due To Lack Of Sponsors

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier doesn’t feel the need to wear shirts, since he has no sponsors. The champ did an interview a little while back and explained his new mentality. If he has no sponsors to show off, why bother wearing one of those t-shirts with the brand’s name on them. He’s free!...

Oct 8, 2015 8:17 am

205 Picture — Rumble Wants Bader, Bader Wants Cormier

Man, Jon Jones’ return is really messing with the UFC’s light heavyweight division. It went from having a pretty clear set of top contenders and possible title challengers to now having a bunch top guys who aren’t sure what to do. Everyone is waiting to see what happens with the former champ, as his UFC...

Oct 6, 2015 1:25 pm

Cormier On Jones: ‘I Won’t Retire Until We Fight Two More Times’

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier just defended his belt in a war with Alexander Gustafsson, a fight many are calling fight of the year, and he’s already being asked about a rematch with former champ, Jon Jones. Going into the fight Cormier already expected it to go this way. Jones’ court hearing took place...

Oct 5, 2015 1:06 am

Cormier’s and Gustafsson’s epic UFC 192 fight retold in Claymation

When Alexander Gustafsson was revealed as the first challenger to Daniel Cormier’s newly won UFC Light Heavyweight Championship, fans and fighters alike were left scratching their heads. Ryan “Darth” Bader was the next logical opponent for Cormier, but it turns out UFC President Dana White had a feeling Cormier and Gus’ chemistry would create an...

Oct 4, 2015 5:52 pm

Cormier on Gustafsson: ‘This is the worst I’ve ever been beat’

Daniel Cormier successfully defended his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship for the first time at “UFC 192”, but it wasn’t without taking some serious shots in the process. Alexander Gustafsson proved to be championship material by taking another champion to their limit on fight night when he dished out everything in his arsenal, from takedowns to...

Oct 4, 2015 3:16 pm

Here’s The Controversial Scorecard for Cormier/Gustafsson

Fans were on their feet when Daniel Cormier’s first attempt at defending the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship came to an end at “UFC 192”. Both Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson proved to be championship material, but only one fighter could walk out with the gold slung over their shoulder. Cormier relied on his bread and butter...

Oct 3, 2015 9:50 pm

UFC 192 Results: Cormier And Gustafsson Go To War, DC Retains Title With Split Decision

In the night’s main event, champion Daniel Cormier looked to defend his UFC light heavyweight title against challenger Alexander Gustafsson. They touched gloves and got to work. Gustafsson looked to use his length and jab right away. They exchanged for a little while, then Cormier got him against the cage, grabbed him, picked him up...

Oct 2, 2015 5:22 pm

ODDS! ‘UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson’

UFC 192 goes down Saturday night in Houston, TX and will be a showcase of the UFC’s top light heavyweights. We’ll see the return of former champ Rashad Evans who will take on Ryan Bader and then in the main event the title will be on the line when champ Daniel Cormier defends his belt...

Oct 2, 2015 2:38 pm

REPLAY! ‘UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson’ Weigh-Ins

On Saturday night UFC 192 goes down in Houston, TX and will bring us what looks to be an exciting night of fights. From the debut of hyped up newcomer Sage Northcutt, all the way to the main event title fight between champion Daniel Cormier and challenger Alexander Gustafsson. It is set up to be...

Oct 2, 2015 2:37 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson’ Edition

UFC 192 takes place Saturday night in Houston, TX, which means all the fighters stepped on the scale on Friday and made things official, well expect for the scheduled co-main event between Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley. Aside from that, all the rest of the fighters took part in the weigh-ins and looked to make...

Oct 1, 2015 10:02 am

Dominick Cruz Breaks Down Cormier vs. Gustafsson

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is scheduled to make his long overdue return to the octagon to face current champ TJ Dillashaw at UFC Fight Night 81, is also a respected analyst, working on UFC on FOX. Cruz put on his analyst hat during a recent stop by MMAJunkie Radio and gave an in-depth...

Oct 1, 2015 12:40 am

Hilarious Behind-The-Scenes Footage Of Cormier, Evans And Bader Ahead Of UFC 192

UFC 192 goes down this Saturday in Houston, TX and it features a pair of massive light heavyweight fights. First, we’ll see Ryan Bader welcome former champ Rashad Evans back to the octagon after nearly two years out of action. Then, in the main event, the title will be on the line when champion Daniel...

Sep 29, 2015 7:01 pm

Gustafsson: ‘Cormier Might Take Me Down Once, Or Twice’

UFC light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson will once again challenge for the UFC title this Saturday at UFC 192, when he takes on champion Daniel Cormier in the night’s main event. Gustafsson didn’t come away with the belt the first time, when he went five rounds with Jon Jones, but hopes to get the job done...

Sep 29, 2015 3:33 am

Coach: ‘Cormier Deserves More Credit Than What He’s Getting’

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will defend his title for the first time at this Saturday’s UFC 192, when he takes on Alexander Gustafsson. Ahead of that scrap, Cormier’s coach, Javier Mendez, recently talked on The MMA Hour and said that he thinks the champ isn’t exactly getting the credit he deserves as the...

Sep 29, 2015 12:56 am

Cormier and Gustafsson Have Cringeworthy Twitter Feud

The UFC light heavyweight title will be on the line this Saturday when the champ Daniel Cormier takes on Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192. It will be Cormier’s first title defense, since defeating Anthony Johnson to win the belt. Gustafsson will be challenging for the title for the second time, after coming up short in...

Sep 28, 2015 11:35 am

SHOTS FIRED! Cormier and Gustafsson go at it on Twitter

Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson are just days away from meeting in the octagon, but it seems they’ve already started throwing verbal jabs! Cormier will be defending his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship for the first time against Gustafsson who is coming fresh off a loss to Anthony “Rumble” Johnson. In classic Cormier style, he has...

Sep 27, 2015 7:54 pm

“UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson” finalized with 13 fights

“UFC 192” is fast approaching and it is stacked from top to bottom! UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier is getting ready to defend his title for the first time against Alexander Gustafsson in the main-event of the card, but that isn’t the only major light heavyweight clash taking place on the main card. Rashad...

Sep 21, 2015 1:58 pm

WATCH! Cormier looks at potential challengers in light heavyweight division

Ultimate Fighting Championship’s light heavyweight division has never seen an athlete at the level of Jon Jones. “Bones” walked into every fight looking for a way to finish or dominate his opponent and with the exception of Alexander Gustafsson, he achieved that. It seemed as if the only person who could knock Jones off his...

Sep 17, 2015 8:11 pm

Glover Teixeira On Cormier: ‘He Can’t Say Sh*t, He Doesn’t Call The Shots’

UFC light heavyweight Glover Teixeira wasn’t very happy when he heard champion Daniel Cormier was saying he needed to wait around longer before challenging for the title. Teixeira told Brazilian media outlet Combate that Cormier should stick to fighting, which is his job, and stop trying to book his fights for him. Here’s what he...