Tag: Daniel Cormier

Daniel Cormier says he’ll defend UFC light heavyweight title before end of year

mmafighting.com By Marc Raimondi@marc_raimondi CALGARY, Alberta — Daniel Cormier says he’ll fight again before this year is up. And the plan right now is for him to defend the UFC light heavyweight title. Cormier, who added the UFC heavyweight belt to his collection earlier this month at UFC 226, told MMA Fighting during a behind-the-scenes […]

Coach: Jose Aldo has to be on list of all-time greats with Georges St-Pierre, Anderson Silva, Daniel Cormier

MMAfighting.com By Alexander K. Lee@AlexanderKLee  CALGARY, Alberta — On Saturday, Jose Aldo competes in a non-title fight for the first time nine years. It’s a staggering note to take into account ahead of his co-main event bout with Jeremy Stephens at UFC on FOX 30 here at the Scotiabank Saddledome, […]

Anderson Silva fires back at ‘crazy’ Daniel Cormier: He is ‘very lucky’ Jones isn’t around

BLoodyelbow.com By Lewis Mckeever@Mckeever89 Anderson Silva didn’t take kindly to Daniel Cormier’s recent comments on his standing in the pound-for-pound discussion. Earlier this month, ‘DC’ said Silva and Jon Jones should be removed from the p4p rankings because of their tarnished history with performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs). “So for as great […]

The MMA Circus: JDS back on track, Miocic wants DC rematch, UFC Hamburg preview

Bloodyelbow.com By Nick Baldwin@NickBaldwinMMA EPISODE 171: The MMA Circus, hosted by Nick Baldwin and guest co-host Alex K. Lee, is back for your listening pleasure. Discussion Topics: UFC Boise recap — In the main event, former heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos returned to the winning column with a decision victory […]

Gustafsson: If I need to move up to heavyweight to face Cormier, I will

Bloodyelbow.com By Milan Ordoñez@Mr_Ordonez Number-one ranked UFC light heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafsson has been calling for his chance for another crack at Daniel Cormier. It is a fight he has been wanting way before “DC” became the company’s second double-champion. “The Mauler” is not included in Cormier’s immediate future plans […]