1370 Search Results for cormier

Apr 2, 2015 2:46 pm

Cormier: ‘I would have punched McGregor in the face’

“If it was me, we are in Ireland so the Nevada State Athletic Commission does not oversee that — I would have punched him, directly in his face and said ‘get your little grubby hands off of my title!'”

Apr 1, 2015 2:01 am

Ryan Bader Wants To Knock Out Daniel Cormier

“I’m gonna go out there – and I’ve had a couple, you know four or whatever decisions last couple of fights, you know? I want to go out there and I want to stop him. I want to make a statement, to go out there and knock him out and earn this title shot.” “He’s...

Mar 2, 2015 1:58 pm

He Speaks! Cormier Sounds Off On Jones-Johnson Mock Brawl

Prior to UFC 184 on Saturday night, the UFC held their ‘Welcome To The Show’ press conference. During the event, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, and title challenger Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson did a staredown for media members and fans (See that HERE). The staredown turned into a mock brawl of Jones infamous brawl with...

Feb 19, 2015 4:00 am

Cormier, Dillashaw, Florian, And Rousey React To The UFC’s New Drug Policy

During last night’s UFC Tonight on FOX Sports 1 broadcast the panel shared their reactions to the UFC’s new enhanced drug testing policy. Daniel Cormier on the UFC’s new testing policies: “I heard that they are going to continue to test and weed out the guys who are cheating, not only the fans, but the...

Feb 13, 2015 11:14 am

Urijah Faber Responds To Bisping, Cormier — Says Edgar’s “Head’s been rattled”

During Thursday nights Team Alpha Male Radio show a caller brought up comments from a recent episode of UFC Tonight. On that show Michael Bisping and Daniel Cormier broke down the recently announced fight between Urijah Faber and Frankie Edgar. The two UFC fighters/analyst picked Edgar as their choice for who wins the fight. Faber,...

Feb 13, 2015 4:48 am

Daniel Cormier & Michael Bisping slam steroid users in the UFC

In the wake of recent failed drug tests by Anderson Silva and Hector Lombard, top contenders Daniel Cormier & Michael Bisping with a strong take on steroid use in the UFC: “If you take steroids, you can kiss my ass.” REPLAY! TEAM ALPHA MALE RADIO FEATURING URIJAH FABER. SEE WHAT ALL THE HYPE’S ABOUT:

Feb 11, 2015 5:08 pm

Cormier vs. Bader Booked For UFC Fight Night 68

A light-heavyweight bout between Daniel Cormier and Ryan Bader has been booked for UFC Fight Night 68. UFC officials announced the bout tonight on FOX Sports 1. UFC Fight Night 68 takes place on June 6 at Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, where Cormier will enjoy a home field advantage. The bout marks D.C.’s...

Feb 10, 2015 10:50 am

Cormier Confident Against Jones If Given Rematch

“Jon won that fight. But after the fight, I have no doubt in my mind that I can beat that man. Nothing has changed. If we fought again, I feel like I will be even more confident that I can get the job done. He did not beat me. He won the fight.” “He did...

Feb 10, 2015 10:31 am

Velasquez, Cormier Back In Training

Two of American Kickboxing Academy’s staples, Cain Velasquez and Daniel Cormier have returned to training. Cormier, no doubt, was taking some much-needed time off following his decision loss to Jon Jones, and Velasquez was out with injury. Check it: The boys are back #TeamAKA @cainmma @dc_mma http://t.co/4bHwDGjiz5 — Luke Rockhold (@LukeRockhold) February 9, 2015 The...

Jan 28, 2015 5:01 am

Cormier: ‘A bout with Gustafsson Make Sense’

  “He’s got the biggest name. We’re both coming off of a loss. So it would make sense. If that’s the case, if they say Daniel, you and Alexander fight, and the winner will get a title shot against Anthony or Jon, then, yes.” … “It needs to be guy with name recognition. So where...

Jan 27, 2015 2:29 pm

Cormier: ‘I needed Cain Velasquez’

“I’ve watched it 100 times. It has to burn. It has to feel so bad. It has to punch you in the gut every time you watch it. Every time I watch it, I watch a very competitive fight, and I watch one guy stay the course, one guy get off course, and that guy was me....

Jan 25, 2015 6:41 am

Cormier And Stann Discuss Johnson’s TKO Win Over Gustafsson

Last night in the main event of “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson TKO’d Alexander Gustafsson to earn a shot at Jon Jones light heavyweight strap (See that HERE). Following the win, Brian Stann and Daniel Cormier broke down the win on the UFC Post-Fight show, in addition to discussing a future matchup between...

Jan 15, 2015 5:01 am

Ratings Report: Jones vs. Cormier Pay-Per-View A Massive Success

‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ was the most successful pay-per-view for the UFC in over a year’s time. Dave Meltzer of MMAFighting.com has the report: As was expected with the buildup, UFC 182 was the most successful event for the company since UFC 168, with early cable estimates of the show headlined by Jon Jones...

Jan 12, 2015 5:02 am

Henderson: ‘Cormier Should Have Wrestled Jones More’

Earlier this month, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones defeated Daniel Cormier via unanimous decision in a highly anticipated ‘Bad Blood’ match. Prior to fighting Jones however, Cormier met Dan Henderson in the Octagon at UFC 173 where he put on a spectacular performance that consisted of Henderson being rag-dolled. Needless to say, Henderson has...

Jan 11, 2015 7:35 am

Cormier’s Drug Test Shows Abnormal Hormone Levels

Last week the MMA world was abuzz with talk as it was revealed not only did UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones test positive for the main metabolite in cocaine, but also tested with an unusually low T/E ratio. Surprisingly, his opponent for his UFC 182 ‘Bad Blood’ scrap, Daniel Cormier, also tested with a...

Jan 7, 2015 7:04 pm

Cormier: “Jones should be a star among stars”

Daniel Cormier gives his thoughts on his loss to Jon Jones at UFC 182 and Jones entering rehab following the fight. Daniel Cormier on the aftermath of his loss to Jon Jones: “It’s been tough. It was a tough fight. You owe it to yourself to let it burn a little bit and let it...

Jan 7, 2015 8:09 am

Cormier: ‘Losing to a guy on drugs doesn’t make me feel better’

While Jon Jones deals with his battle on the drug front, his last opponent Daniel Cormier is dealing with another kind of battle. The battle of handling your first professional defeat. And while Jon Jones has occupied most our thoughts, including D.C.’s, it’s not the drugs haunting Cormier today. It’s the loss. D.C. tells MMAJunkie.com: “It doesn’t make...

Jan 6, 2015 4:38 pm

Daniel Cormier Reacts To Jon Jones’ Failed Drug Test

Daniel Cormier, having just fought Jon Jones for twenty-five minutes in the UFC 182 main event last weekend, much like his fighting peers, isn’t going easy on Jon Jones following the news of his failed drug test for cocaine. The Strikeforce HW Grand Prix Champion released the following to MMAFighting.com: “I am aware of Jon’s...

Jan 6, 2015 3:07 pm

Medical Suspensions Report: ‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ Edition

Thirteen UFC 182 fighters have been served with mandatory suspensions by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for injuries sustained while in combat. Topping the list is a set of four athletes who could be out up to six-months for various ailments. Nate Marquardt,Louis Gaudinot, Paul Felder, and Cody Garbrandt will need medical clearance to return...

Jan 4, 2015 3:34 pm

Rockhold: ‘Cormier Didn’t Fight To His Potential’

Daniel Cormier’s longtime friend and training partner Luke Rockhold spoke after Cormier lost to Jon Jones in the main event of UFC 182 in a highly anticipated grudge match. He spoke to Ariel Helwani. “I’m bummed, Daniel, I love him like a brother, and he just, he didn’t go out there and fight to his...

Jan 4, 2015 1:18 pm

Cain Velasquez Comforts Daniel Cormier Backstage

Following his UFC 182 loss to Jon Jones, an emotional Daniel Cormier headed backstage to his locker room. Along the way he was met by training partner and friend Cain Velasquez, along with Luke Rockhold, who comforted a very emotional DC. Check it out:

Jan 4, 2015 10:44 am

Jones Explains Vulgar Gesture Towards Cormier Post-Fight

With just a few seconds left in the 5th round of Jones vs. Cormier, Jones put his hands up in celebration. For unknown reasons, Cormier let go of Jones leg and gave up on the takedown and began to walk away, Jones landed a clean punch on DC before the final bell rang. The bell...

Jan 4, 2015 10:19 am

QUICK TWITT: Pros React To Jones Win Over Cormier

Last night, Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier collided in an epic light heavyweight showdown that saw Jones retain the light heavyweight strap after 25 minutes of action. As always, the Twitter-verse was going wild throughout the entire bout, and we have compiled some of the best reactions for you below. Dc can't fight like this....

Jan 4, 2015 8:45 am

Jones Not Moved By Cormier’s Tears Post-Fight

At the UFC 182 post-fight press conference, an emotional Daniel Cormier spoke about his 5-round bout against Jon Jones. As Cormier wiped tears from his eyes, media members applauded, with Jones briefly joining in. After his harsh words in the Octagon post-fight, Jones was asked if seeing Cormier being so emotional impacted him. The champ...

Jan 4, 2015 8:31 am

Cormier: “This Is Not Going To Ruin Me”

Following an action packed night of fights at UFC 182 that saw Jon Jones defeat Daniel Cormier via unanimous decision, Jones and Cormier joined media members for the post-fight press conference. An emotional Cormier spoke about the bout: “I worked so hard to try to become a champion at he highest level for a very...