1966 Search Results for daniel cormier

Jan 3, 2015 10:29 am

Cormier On His Keys To Victory

“The only time we ever saw him in a real gritty dog fight was against Alexander Gustafsson when it was tough. Glover Teixeira, he was in a dog fight, but it was him doing the beating. He wasn’t getting much back in return. So I plan on giving him what Gustafsson gave him times 10.”...

Jan 2, 2015 4:37 pm

‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ Official Weigh-In Results – 1 Misses Weight

Today from The MGM Grand Garden Arena, in Las Vegas, Nevada, the UFC 182 fighters hit the scales, making their bouts for tomorrow night’s event official. All fighters, but one, made their contracted weight. ‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ goes down live on pay-per-view tomorrow night. Here’s the full results from today’s event: (Staredown photo...

Jan 1, 2015 12:18 pm

Cormier: This is probably my last chance to be the best in the world

Former Olympic Wrestler Daniel Cormier will put his undefeated mixed martial arts record on the line this Saturday night in hopes of capturing UFC gold as he faces reigning light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones in the main event of UFC 182. Jeremy Botter recently did a story on Cormier titled “The Olympian” in which he...

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 12:17 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 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 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 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 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...

Nov 20, 2014 5:38 am

Cormier and Florian predict Swanson vs. Edgar

Leading up to UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs. Swanson this Saturday, UFC Tonight hosts Daniel Cormier and Kenny Florian discussed their predictions for who will become the #1 contender this Saturday night.

Nov 6, 2014 5:12 am

Cormier, Florian Breakdown ‘Shogun’ vs. St. Preux

Last night on FOX Sports 1, expert UFC analysts, Kenny Florian and Daniel Cormier broke down this weekend’s main event between Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Ovince St. Preux.   UFC TONIGHT Host Daniel Cormier on how Shogun Rua will look vs. Ovince Saint Preux: “I believe we’ll see a good Shogun Rua. He’s going to...

Oct 26, 2014 11:56 am

Cruz And Cormier Break Down The Dominance Of Jose Aldo

Last night after Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes battled in the cage for 25 minutes, Dominick Cruz and Daniel Cormier broke down the bout, and Jose Aldo’s dominance on the UFC 179 postfight show. Cruz gave his take on Aldo’s dominant style, saying: “He kind of waits and gets pissed off, then starts marching forward...

Oct 26, 2014 11:52 am

Cruz And Cormier Give Their Take On Incredible Aldo-Mendes Bout

Last night in the main-event of UFC 179, Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes put on a spectacular performance that earned both men ‘Fight of the Night’ honors, and may even earn them ‘Fight of the Year’ (Catch the bout highlights HERE). After the bout on the UFC 179 post-fight show, Dominick Cruz and Daniel Cormier...

Oct 20, 2014 8:10 pm

Cormier Dissses Gustafsson: “I Don’t Feel Bad For Him At All”

After Alexander Gustafsson pulled out of his light heavyweight title rematch with Jon Jones, Daniel Cormier stepped in to fight Jones at UFC 178. The pair met at the UFC’s Ultimate Media day and brawled during their now infamous staredown. Shortly after the brawl, Jones tore his meniscus and was forced out of the bout,...

Oct 8, 2014 6:06 pm

Cormier Replaces Fitch As AKA Team Captain

Longtime American Kickboxing Academy Team Captain, Jon Fitch, has left San Jose for a new life in Las Vegas. As such, he’s relinquished his title as captain, and Daniel Cormier has been voted in. D.C. is set to fight Jon Jones for the UFC light-heavyweight world title on January 3rd. The American Kickboxing Academy has...

Sep 25, 2014 9:45 am

REPLAY! Jones and Cormier Appear at NSAC Hearing

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and No. 1 contender Daniel Cormier appeared in front of the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Sept. 23. Both fighters were fined and handed community service requirements for August brawl.

Sep 21, 2014 3:38 pm

Glover Teixeira Gives His Pick For Jones vs. Cormier

Glover Teixeira will have his eye on January’s UFC 182 main event bout between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier. Glover is coming off a brutal 5-round beating at the hands of Jones, and is looking to get back in the win column with a win over Phil Davis at UFC 179. Glover spoke to media...

Sep 18, 2014 5:01 am

NAC Looking To Fine Jones And Cormier Entire Purse

Yesterday we reported that the NAC would be addressing the brawl at the UFC 178 promotional event between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier next Tuesday at a hearing. More details on the hearing and the NAC’s intent have been revealed. MMAJunkie obtained a copy of the complaint against Jones and Cormier, which stated they were...