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Oct 18, 2015 9:16 am

Daniel Cormier to Kenny Florian: ‘You complete me!’

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier proved to the world that he is a true champion when he defended his title against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192 in Houston, Texas earlier this month. Before that, D.C. stepped into the octagon with two of the toughest 205ers in Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and Jon “Bones” Jones. It...

Oct 18, 2015 7:14 am

WATCH! Legacy 47 highlights features nothing but finishes

October has been a slow month for fans of mixed martial arts. The Ultimate Fighting Championship hasn’t held a fight since October 3rd when Daniel Cormier defended his gold against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192. Bellator’s last card was in late September and won’t be running another one until the 25th of October. Legacy fighters...

Oct 15, 2015 11:09 am

This Detroit Piston Could Have Been An MMA Champion

It seems like the trend this Summer was for NBA teams to work out with UFC fighters, to get in shape for the upcoming season. The Detroit Pistons stopped by the UFC’s facilities and got the chance to workout with UFC Hall Of Fame fighter Forrest Griffin, heavyweight Stefan Struve, Alexander Gustafsson and more. In...

Oct 14, 2015 8:39 am

UFC Champion Daniel Cormier Taking A Break From Competition

UFC’s light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier says that all he knows right now is that he’s taking a break. Cormier is coming off of a war with Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192, where he successfully defended his belt for the first time. In 2015 alone, Cormier fought three of the best fighters in the division...


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 11, 2015 10:13 am

Jon Jones Returns To Social: “I’ll show you how great I am…”

Jon “Bones” Jones path to redemption has the potential to be one of the greatest comeback stories in mixed martial arts and the former champion could be hinting that a return may happen sooner rather than later. Earlier in April 2015, Jones was involved in some legal troubles after fleeing the scene on foot of...

Oct 9, 2015 11:20 am

UFC Female Channels D.C. With Throw, And D.C. Approves

A video posted by amanda_leoa (@amanda_leoa) on Oct 8, 2015 at 5:03pm PDT It looks like fans weren’t the only ones blown away by that big slam UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier pulled off against Alexander Gustafsson this past Saturday at UFC 192. UFC bantamweight fighter Amanda Nunes took to the gym and looked...

Oct 7, 2015 1:45 pm

An Emotional Look Behind-The-Scenes — UFC 192: The Thrill and the Agony

‘Experience the heartbreak and elation at UFC 192: Cormier vs Gustafsson. Daniel Cormier is congratulated by the Houston Rockets; Sage Northcutt wishes he could fight two or three times in one night; and more as we go behind the scenes.’ Check out the video above and see a behind-the-scenes look at UFC 192. Some fighters...

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 6, 2015 10:04 am

Rankings Update — Bader Moves Up

This past Saturday, at UFC 192, we saw a pretty exciting and eventful night of fights. Some of the UFC’s divisions were impacted in some major ways after the event, including the women’s bantamweight division, which might have a new contender, and the light heavyweight division. The landscape of the 205 division was shaken up...

Oct 6, 2015 9:05 am

DC’s Greatest Slams Compilation –– WATCH NOW!

A video posted by Sheldon Westcott (@sheldonmma) on Oct 5, 2015 at 1:08pm PDT If there’s one thing we know it’s that Alexander Gustafsson was not the first to be brutally slammed by UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier and chances are good he won’t be the last. This past Saturday at UFC 192, Cormier...

Oct 4, 2015 9:49 pm

Jon Jones waiting on UFC reinstatement as 18 month probation starts

The UFC’s light heavyweight division is about to get a lot more interesting with the return of Jon “Bones” Jones possibly on the horizon. The former champion was stripped of his title after allegedly causing a three-vehicle hit and run and fleeing the scene of the crime. UFC announced the suspension of one of their...

Oct 4, 2015 6:37 pm

Ryan Bader eyeing title shot or rematch with Glover Teixeira after 5 straight wins

Ryan “Darth” Bader has his eye on the prize after defeating former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Rashad Evans in decisive fashion at “UFC 192”. While Bader gathered a twelve fight win streak before suffering his first loss to Jon Jones at UFC 126, the five fight win streak he is riding right now may be...

Oct 4, 2015 5:17 pm

All-Access! D.C. Gets Stitched Up And Laughed At Post-Fight

A video posted by Luke Rockhold (@lukerockhold) on Oct 3, 2015 at 10:43pm PDT Daniel Cormier stepped into the octagon on fight night at “UFC 192” ready to dominate Alexander Gustafsson with his superior grappling skills. The champion was forced to stray away from his gameplan, however, as “The Mauler’ truly brought the fight to...

Oct 4, 2015 3:34 pm

Champion D.C. Says No To New York Jones Scrap

Jon “Bones” Jones was stripped of his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship earlier in April this year when he allegedly fled the scene of a three-car accident that he caused. The former champion recently learned that he would only be serving probation rather than jail time and has received the go-ahead to start training for his...

Oct 4, 2015 9:30 am

Reebok Sponsor Payout Report — UFC 192 Edition

Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson left it all in the octagon in Houston, Texas during the light heavyweight battle at UFC 192. Cormier may have walked out of the cage with the gold slung over his shoulder when it was all said and done, but both men were paid handsomely by Reebok for their bout....

Oct 3, 2015 10:32 pm

Former Champ Jon Jones Reacts To Daniel Cormier’s Win At UFC 192

He’s at it again. Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is back to posting videos on his social media, then deleting them. Fortunately, the internet is a very resourceful and we’ve got the videos he decided to get rid of. It’s not like they’re very controversial or anything, maybe he just figured it wouldn’t do...

Oct 3, 2015 1:06 pm

WAIT A MINUTE…

Man, who knew that cutting weight could also make you shorter? I mean, from the looks of things UFC light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson just lost a foot or so of height and is now looking up to UFC reporter Megan Olivi. Now, I’m not sure about exact numbers here, but I’m pretty sure Olivi is...

Oct 3, 2015 10:35 am

UFC 192 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 5

‘On Episode 5 of UFC 192 Embedded, the light heavyweights in Houston continue to prepare: champion Daniel Cormier, challenger Alexander Gustafsson, Ryan Bader and Rashad Evans. They use air, water, hard work and trash talk to sweat out the last remaining pounds. Local lightweight fighter Sage Northcutt makes a short drive to the pre-fight medicals...

Oct 2, 2015 6:13 pm

UFC 192 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 4

UFC 192 is right around the corner, going down Saturday night in Houston, TX. Ahead of the fights, make sure you catch the fourth episode of Embedded. It might be the funniest one yet. DC, Rashad Evans and the whole gang are joking nonstop with each other. Evans might have some of the best impressions...

Oct 2, 2015 10:27 am

Jon Jones Hits Personal Best, Lifts 525 Pounds –– WATCH NOW!

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is at it again. The former 205 king posted a video of himself working out on Thursday and everyone freaked out about how big he looked. Well, I’m sure this video isn’t going to quiet any of those opinions. Jones posted a new video of him lifting a...

Oct 2, 2015 8:05 am

Daniel Cormier: ‘We’re Lucky To Have USADA’

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier seems to be pretty happy with the UFC’s new drug testing policy, which has the United States Anti-Doping Agency handling all of the testing. Cormier will look to defend his title for the first time when he fights Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192’s main event this Saturday. Ahead of...