2181 Search Results for cormier

Jan 1, 2015 5:00 am

30 Minutes With UFC 182 Headliner Daniel Cormier

Daniel Cormier discusses his UFC 182 title fight against Jon Jones, his long road to this point, his legacy, a potential secret weapon coming to town, and more in this 35-minute exclusive interview.

Dec 31, 2014 7:01 pm

Cormier: “This is the ultimate testing ground”

“I love this sport because at the end of it, they lock us inside of an octagon and they say, ‘You guys figure this thing out.’ So he can make fun of my fourth place in the Olympics. He can make fun of my body. He can make fun of everything. At the end of...

Dec 30, 2014 12:54 pm

UFC 182: The Journey – Daniel Cormier

After ascending to elite status as a heavyweight, Daniel Cormier dropped down to 205 pounds to pursue Jon Jones’ light heavyweight crown. Watch “The Journey” to see how Cormier made it to the top of his sport.


Dec 30, 2014 12:17 pm

Jones Compliments Cormier’s Ability To Compete With His Body Type

“I wouldn’t necessarily say there’s anything I like about him. I do respect that he’s able to use his frame so successfully, being a short guy and thicker guy. When you look at him, his body type doesn’t scream athlete. But he’s been able to do some amazing things, both in the sport of wrestling...

Dec 30, 2014 10:24 am

REPLAY! UFC 182: Jones and Cormier Media Call

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and No. 1 contender Daniel Cormier answered questions from the media ahead of their huge clash at UFC 182 during a conference call. They spoke about the fight, the feud and more.

Dec 30, 2014 5:00 am

UFC Rankings Report: Daniel Cormier Special Edition

The Rankings Report is a weekly UFC.com series that gives you, the fans, a more in-depth look into the official UFC rankings. This week Matt Parrino sits down with #2 UFC light heavyweight Daniel Cormier who talks about his upcoming fight against Jon Jones, why he likes the UFC rankings, and his similarities to Chris...

Dec 29, 2014 6:01 pm

Cormier: ‘If Jones And I Brawl At UFC 182 Weigh-Ins, Then OK’

Since their now infamous brawl at the UFC Ultimate Media Day back in August, Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier have continued a back and forth verbal war, one that see the pair fight before their scheduled date in the Octagon this Saturday. Jones spoke on America’s Pregame to discuss the possibility of the pair engaging...

Dec 29, 2014 11:06 am

Dan Hardy Breaks Down UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier

Ahead of UFC 182, Dan Hardy and John Gooden break down the main event of UFC 182 between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier for Unibet, as well as the rest of the stacked card. Check it out:

Dec 29, 2014 9:52 am

UFC Fighters Predict Jones vs. Cormier

This Saturday, Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier will finally meet in the Octagon. Ahead of the bout, there has been much talk of whether or not ‘DC’ is Jones greatest test in the Octagon. Recently, we heard from some of the UFC’s biggest stars on who they think will win the bout, and their answers...

Dec 29, 2014 5:01 am

‘Daniel Cormier: Dear Jon’

Ahead of their UFC 182 scrap, Daniel Cormier released a ‘Dear Jon’ letter to Jon Jones on ‘The Buzzer’. Check it out:

Dec 28, 2014 10:59 am

Don Frye Predicts Jones-Cormier, Diaz-Silva, and Weidman-Belfort

The UFC is heading into arguably the biggest stretch of fights in UFC history with Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier at UFC 182 this weekend, Nick Diaz vs. Anderson Silva at UFC 183 at the end of January, and then Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort at UFC 184. Ahead of the bouts, MMA Legend Don...

Dec 26, 2014 11:33 am

UFC Bad Blood: Jones vs. Cormier Preview

The matchup between UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and former Olympian Daniel Cormier clash is more than just a clash between two elite competitors. The rivalry between these two top-tier opponents has devolved into a vicious dislike on a deeply personal level. Find out what turned these two elite athletes into bitter enemies, and...

Dec 23, 2014 2:47 pm

Jon Jones Hoping For Peaceful Resolution Following Cormier Bout

“I think a lot of times when you get a fight that’s personal it motivates the athletes. No one wants to lose to someone you don’t like.” “I’m sure when I beat him he won’t like me too much,” Jones said of Cormier. “I could see me and Daniel having a respectful relationship after the...

Dec 23, 2014 11:29 am

Daniel Cormier: “This is everything to me – I’m better than Jon Jones”

“I believe I’m tougher than him. I believe I want it more. I want to be the champion. I believe I’m better. For all that Jon Jones is, for all the greatness, I just believe I’m better,” Cormier said. “I believe there’s just more fight in this dog than the one that’s in Albuquerque. There’s...

Dec 22, 2014 9:24 am

Greg Jackson: ‘Jones Will Try To Wrestle With Cormier, No Doubt’

Ahead of his UFC 182 bout against Daniel Cormier, there has been much talk of what gameplan Jones will use against an elite level wrestler such as Daniel Cormier. Recently, Jones said that he would look for the takedown against DC, something his head coach Greg Jackson also agrees with. He spoke to MMAFighting. “We’re...

Dec 17, 2014 11:41 am

WATCH! Cormier, King Mo Get Physical In Training Room

@dc_mma and @kingmofh getting after it today. #Wrestling #ChampCamp A video posted by Luke Rockhold (@lukerockhold) on Dec 12, 2014 at 2:24pm PST Ahead of his championship fight against Jon Jones, Daniel Cormier trains with top Bellator 205’er King Mo. Enjoy!

Dec 17, 2014 9:55 am

‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ Extended Preview

On January 3rd the wait is over, as Daniel Cormier challenges the pound-for-pound king, Jon Jones, in the main event of UFC 182 in Las Vegas. It’s an epic clash of 205-pound superstars who have declared war on one another, and this score will be settled in the Octagon. Plus, Donald the Cowboy Cerrone takes...

Dec 15, 2014 5:03 am

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier trade verbal shots at UFC on FOX 13

During the UFC on FOX 13 broadcast, commentator Joe Rogan was joined live by UFC light heavyweight #1 contender Daniel Cormier, and joined by UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones via video chat, and as always…things got interesting. Check it out:

Dec 10, 2014 10:13 am

Jon Jones Brings In Champion Wrestler Ahead Of Cormier Bout

UFC light-heavyweight champion, Jon ‘Bones’ Jones has brought in Ed Ruth to help prep for the wrestling prowess of Daniel Cormier. Ruth is widely considered the best wrestler of the decade. He’s a 3x National Champ out of Penn state and a 4x All-American. So grateful to have my man #EdRuth here to help clean...