1512 Search Results for daniel cormier

Jun 6, 2015 6:50 am

Rockhold, Velasquez And Cormier Phone Home

The boys of AKA are riding high right now. American Kickboxing Academy now currently has two UFC champions under its roof and a potential third coming up in the future. Cain Velasquez will defend his heavyweight title against Fabricio Werdum in Mexico City, Daniel Cormier just won the light-heavyweight strap by defeating Anthony Johnson and...

Jun 5, 2015 12:33 am

Bader Camp Calls Gustafsson vs. Cormier Booking A ”Learning Experience”

Ryan Bader (19-4 MMA) was booked to fight Daniel Cormier in the headlining bout of this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 68 event in New Orleans. However, fate intervened and “DC” was called up to fight for the UFC’s vacant light heavyweight title against Anthony Johnson at May’s UFC 187 pay-per-view event in Las Vegas, a...

Jun 4, 2015 4:04 am

Chael Sonnen Inspired By Cormier, Talks About Returning To MMA

The ‘American Gangster’ retired from MMA in 2014. Could he now be planning a comeback? The former UFC title challenger appeared on Jon Anik and Kennt Florian’s Podcast and talked about watching Daniel Cormier win the light-heavyweight title. “I thought it was inspiring. One because I’m a wrestler so I’m always excited to see wrestling...

Jun 1, 2015 3:33 pm

‘It’s Not Long Before Cormier Becomes A Full Blown Diva’

Ryan Bader has done a fantastic job at making a name for himself in recent weeks after Daniel Cormier’s victory at UFC 187. Cormier walked out of the octagon as the new UFC Light Heavyweight Champion and Bader confronted an emotional D.C. at the post-fight presser to get the fire for a feud going. Bader...

May 31, 2015 11:41 pm

Cormier on “Rumble” Putting Belt on Him: ‘He Made My Title Win Unique’

Daniel Cormier and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson’s championship fight last Saturday at UFC 187 was unique before it even started. For the first time in years, someone else besides Jon “Bones” Jones would be holding the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship before the night ended. However, in defeat, “Rumble” showed humility when he took the championship and...

May 30, 2015 1:14 pm

Cormier: ‘There’s No Asterisk Next To My Name, I’m The Real Champ’

New UFC champion Daniel Cormier wants fans to know that he is the real champion, no matter what you say. The champ appeared on The MMA Hour and talked about the criticism from some fans saying he isn’t the real champion because he didn’t beat Jon Jones. Here’s what he had to say to that:...

May 26, 2015 3:37 pm

Cormier: ‘I hope Jones was at home watching me take the belt’

It’s just days after Daniel Cormier beat Anthony Johnson for the UFC light-heavyweight title, but the Jon Jones talk has already started boiling up. Even Cormier can’t keep himself from taking jabs at the former champ, as if he was trying to build up for a rematch down the road. While talking on The MMA...

May 26, 2015 10:46 am

PIC! Cormier Shows Off All Of His Bling!

The new UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier now has a new piece of gold to wear around his waist, but it definitely isn’t his first! Check out all of his belts from his very short MMA career. @dewaynezinkin Called me in 2001 and said hey this new sport mma may just be for you, so...

May 24, 2015 6:49 pm

WATCH! Raw Footage of Bader Confronting Cormier After UFC 187

New footage has been revealed of Daniel Cormier confronting Ryan Bader at the UFC 187 Post Fight Press Conference. Bader was standing in the back of the room mouthing off the newly crowned champion and the two had a confrontation that had to be separated by UFC officials! Who Has The Better High Kick, D.C....

May 24, 2015 2:20 pm

REPLAY! Cormier & Johnson’s Post-Fight Interviews (Full)

The new light heavyweight champion Daniel “DC” Cormier talks to Joe Rogan inside the Octagon after his submission victory over Anthony Johnson, and throws in a little message for the former champ. Johnson gives his thoughts on the fight as well. Who Has The Better High Kick, D.C. or Rockhold? — AKA All Access

May 24, 2015 1:07 pm

Cormier Sounds Off On Jones Fight and Winning Title

Daniel Cormier achieved his dream of becoming UFC champion last night when he defeated Anthony “Rumble” Johnson for the vacant light heavyweight title. Hear what the new champion had to say about his fight with Jon Jones and winning gold in the video above! Who Has The Better High Kick, D.C. or Rockhold? — AKA...

May 24, 2015 12:25 pm

Schwarzenegger to Cormier: ‘I Almost Saw a Six Pack!’

Bodybuilding and acting icon Arnold Schwarzenegger was in attendance last night at “UFC 187” and witnessed some of the most exciting fights of the year. After watching a new champion get crowned in the main-event, Schwarzenegger made his way backstage to congratulate Daniel Cormier on his championship victory and even teased him a bit about...

May 24, 2015 12:14 pm

Cormier Thinks Getting Knocked Down Actually Helped Him Win

Daniel Cormier closed out an exciting night of fights with a submission victory over Anthony “Rumble” Johnson, giving him his second championship win in his short mixed martial arts career. In the opening round, Johnson rocked Cormier with a punch and sent him crashing to the mat which brought the crowd to their feet. “Wow,...

May 24, 2015 10:55 am

Bader Puts Cormier on Blast: ‘You Need To get YOUR S**t Together’

Ryan Bader is making it obvious that he wants to be next in line for a shot at Daniel Cormier’s UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. He wasted no time getting in the face of the newly crowned champion when he confronted him at the UFC 187 Post-Fight Press Conference! After the event, Bader tweeted the following:...

May 24, 2015 9:35 am

White on Cormier/Johnson: ‘It Went Exactly How I Thought It Would’

Daniel Cormier and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson met in the middle of the octagon at the main event of “UFC 187″. Cormier’s elite wrestling skills would ultimately be Johnson’s downfall as he repeatedly got taken down and ground out. Fatigue started to kick in after the first round concluded and it wasn’t long before Cormier was...

May 23, 2015 10:23 pm

UFC Fighters React To Cormier’s Submission Win Over Anthony Johnson

UFC 187 just went down and boy was it a good one! See what other UFC fighters had to say about the events main event. Umm maybe my advice on how to beat AJ worked!! @dc_mma congrats buddy. — Josh Koscheck (@JoshKoscheck) May 24, 2015 Congrats to New @ufc light heavyweight champion of the world...