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Dec 17, 2015 10:10 am

TBT Photos | Cormier and Rockhold reminisce on days as Strikeforce champs

Luke Rockhold and Daniel Cormier have both come a long way since their days as Strikeforce champions. Cormier claimed the vacant UFC light heavyweight championship earlier this year after Jon Jones was stripped of the title. Rockhold on the other hand just captured the UFC middleweight championship from Chris Weidman this past weekend at UFC...

Dec 8, 2015 6:34 pm

Luke Rockhold Spars Daniel Cormier Video: Preparing With Champions

The southpaw from San Jose, CA  has his hands full come Saturday night. Then again, Luke Rockhold has his hands full regularly training with Cain Velasquez and Daniel Cormier at AKA. The blackbelt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and former Strikeforce champion will be facing Chris Weidman as the co-main event for UFC 194. Does Rockhold have...

Dec 2, 2015 8:55 am

Jones fires back at Cormier for criticism

With all of the extra muscle mass being packed on by former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones recently, there has been much speculation as to how Jones’ cardio will be affected by the extra muscle. Light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier recently spoke about Jones new physique, saying Jones is ‘messing with the formula’ that...

Dec 1, 2015 9:18 am

Cormier doesn’t agree with Jones heavy lifting regiment

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has continually posted videos of himself on social media bulking up. While the transformation is certainly incredibly impressive, UFC champion Daniel Cormier thinks it may be detrimental to Jones’ performance in the Octagon. He spoke on The MMA Hour: “Maybe he feels that by getting stronger, it’s going...

Dec 1, 2015 8:54 am

Cormier considering April 23rd fight with Jones

Since Jon Jones has been reinstated by the UFC there has been much speculation as to when he would fight lightweight champion Daniel Cormier. Jones initially was looking for an April fight at the Madison Square Garden, however as the champion, Cormier wasn’t going to go for that. Now, Cormier seems to be more open...

Nov 30, 2015 1:58 pm

Daniel Cormier on Jones “Bulking” : “Wow, this isn’t bad for me!”

Things are looking good for Jon “Bones” Jones since his reinstatement back in the UFC. Jones (21-1 MMA) has been seen on multiple videos back in full training form. Jones looking bulked up 4 months before a possible rematch with champ Daniel “DC” Cormier has brought some attention to his physique. “Bones” in the past...

Nov 26, 2015 8:36 am

WATCH! Never before seen Cormier vs. Gustafsson behind the scenes footage

At UFC 192 UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier went to war with Alexander Gustafsson for 5 rounds. Ultimately Cormier was given the split decision nod in what went down as one of the greatest title fights in the history of the UFC. In this never before seen exclusive footage released by the UFC, Cormier...

Nov 23, 2015 4:11 pm

WATCH! Go behind the scenes of Cormier’s title defense against Gustafsson

Daniel Cormier put the entire light heavyweight division on notice when he defeated Anthony “Rumble” Johnson for the vacated championship at UFC 187. With Jon “Bones” Jones out of the picture at the time, Cormier was the man to beat and he had a giant target around his waist in the form of the UFC...

Nov 19, 2015 8:35 pm

Daniel Cormier dismisses concerned fan on Twitter

Wednesday evening former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones posted a photo on Instagram showing his transformation from 2013 to now. Jones is looking extremely ripped as of late, and according to his Instagram post is targeting an April return to the Octagon at UFC 198. When a concerned fan Tweeted UFC light heavyweight champion...

Nov 12, 2015 8:05 pm

WATCH! Cormier, Florian, and VanZant predict Rousey vs. Holm

Ahead of UFC 193 on Saturday night, Daniel Cormier and Kenny Florian predicted the UFC 193 main event bout between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm. In addition, top ranked UFC women’s strawweight Paige VanZant gave her predictions for the fight. In addition, see the intense staredowns from the UFC 193 media day yesterday by clicking...

Nov 12, 2015 7:51 pm

Cormier and Florian push for Henderson to retire

Dan Henderson is fresh off a TKO loss to Vitor Belfort this past Saturday at ‘UFC Fight Night: Sao Paulo’ and while the loss was a controversial one, at 45 years old many believe it is time for Hendo to retire. Kenny Florian and Daniel Cormier discussed the situation on UFC Tonight. Florian pointed to...

Nov 10, 2015 8:39 am

Dana White gives the ‘OK’ to Daniel Cormier’s break from fighting

Last month UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier revealed that he would like to take the remainder of 2015 off after having such a busy year. With former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones being reinstated by the UFC, many were unsure how the UFC would feel about DC wanting to take the rest of...

Nov 5, 2015 12:57 pm

Anthony Johnson doesn’t think Cormier has earned enough to make demands

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has made a couple things clear holding the title. He wants some time off, and that he does not want to fight Jon Jones at his hometown in New York. Recent opponent of Cormier in Anthony Johnson says that the champ hasn’t earned the right to call for a...

Nov 5, 2015 9:57 am

MUST SEE! Cormier & Florian break down Belfort vs. Henderson III

Ahead of ‘UFC Fight Night: Sao Paulo’ this Saturday, Daniel Cormier and Kenny Florian break down the highly anticipated trilogy bout. Check it out above! Who do you think will win this bout? In addition, see Belfort and Henderson have their first staredown of the week by clicking THIS LINK.

Nov 4, 2015 3:52 pm

Cormier talks UFC 192 buy-rate, predicts Jones rematch

Last week a report surfaced that stated that UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson bombed in PPV sales. UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier spoke to MMAJunkie Radio to reveal that UFC 192 did “less than 300,000.” When asked how a potential rematch with arguable pound for pound king Jon Jones would do, Cormier had a...

Nov 1, 2015 8:04 am

Report: Cormier vs. Gustafsson bombs in PPV sales

Cormier vs. Gustafsson may have been one of the best fights of 2015, if not the best, however not many fans purchased the event. According to Bleacher Report lead writer Jonathan Snowden, UFC 192 did “In the ballpark of 250,000 buys.” It is worth noting that the card lost its co-main event bout between former...

Oct 31, 2015 1:37 pm

Cormier no-shows backroom fight, photoshops picture

Recently Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier agreed to a backroom fight at the opening of Greg Jackson’s new gym in New Mexico. Daniel Cormier was MIA for most of the morning, which led to Jones calling him out on Twitter. Daniel Cormier then responded with a photoshopped image, trolling Jones by saying he was at...

Oct 31, 2015 10:20 am

Jones calls out Cormier: ‘You on your way?’

On Friday Jon Jones took to Twitter to state that he would fight Daniel Cormier anywhere and anytime, he just wants his UFC championship back. Cormier responded via Twitter, and then the pair agreed to fight on Saturday at the new Jackson’s MMA gym in Albuquerque in an unsanctioned fight. Apparently Cormier has no-showed because...

Oct 30, 2015 11:52 pm

Jon Jones & Daniel Cormier agree to unsanctioned fight this weekend

Friday morning Jon Jones sent out a Tweet saying that he would fight Daniel Cormier in the OSU wrestling room, he just wanted the belt back. That prompted Daniel Cormier to hop on Twitter and accept Jones’ challenge. Honestly I'd fight Daniel in the OSU wrestling room. John Smith can be our referee. Just trying...

Oct 29, 2015 1:18 pm

Jon Jones versus Daniel Cormier odds open up with a significant gap

The rematch between the current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier and former champion Jon Jones has not officially been announced. However, speculation in the media as well as Cormier wanting the welcome back fight is leading all to believe that it will be the next UFC light heavyweight title fight. Best Fight Odds released...

Oct 29, 2015 12:39 pm

USADA tests 45 fighters in latest batch including Belfort, Rousey, Cormier and Weidman

In the latest and most extensive batch of drug testing by U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, 45 athletes were tested. Notable fighters tested include UFC Fight Night 77 headliner Dan Henderson, who was tested four times, and his opponent, Vitor Belfort, was tested twice.   UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and her UFC 193 opponent, Holly Holm as well as UFC...

Oct 29, 2015 10:57 am

Daniel Cormier has high praise for Jon Jones and wants to be his welcome back fight

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has just one loss in his professional MMA career, coming from the hands of former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. In April, Jones was suspended from the UFC with legal battles involving a hit-and-run accident in New Mexico. Jones was sentenced to probation in September, and is now...

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 25, 2015 4:08 pm

Daniel Cormier takes his UFC Light Heavyweight Title for a ride

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier is taking some much deserved time off after a busy year. Cormier kicked off 2015 with a championship fight against Jon “Bones” Jones and even though he put in a losing effort, he still showed that he could be championship material by going the distance. Cormier would return to...

Oct 23, 2015 11:54 am

Daniel Cormier reacts to Jon Jones being reinstated by the UFC

Early Friday morning news broke that former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones had been reinstated by the UFC and is eligible to fight immediately. Jones released a statement via Facebook, promising his fans that the best is yet to come. This prompted UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier to post a statement regarding Jones’...

Oct 19, 2015 10:29 pm

Jon “Bones” Jones and Daniel Cormier go at it on Twitter!

Several months after their first meeting in the octagon for the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship at UFC 182, Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier are ready to go at it again. Jones reigned supreme in the light heavyweight division for nearly four years before he was forced to relinquish the championship due to legal issues. After...