Tag: Stipe Miocic

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 […]

Dominick Cruz: Daniel Cormier set up a ‘trap’ to knock out Stipe Miocic at UFC 226

By Alexander K. Lee@AlexanderKLee   For Daniel Cormier to take the heavyweight championship from Stipe Miocic, he had to give up something first. “DC” added the heavyweight title to his collection last Saturday with a first-round knockout of Miocic in the main event of UFC 226 in Las Vegas, an outcome that seemed unlikely given that Miocic […]

Junior dos Santos says Stipe Miocic trilogy fight would be ‘very welcome’ after UFC Boise win

mmafighting.com By Marc Raimondi@marc_raimondi   It sounds like Junior dos Santos has one name on the top of his wishlist when it comes to his next fight. The former UFC heavyweight champion said after his UFC Boise main event win over Blagoy Ivanov on Saturday night that he has his eye on an old foe: Stipe Miocic. But “Cigano” […]

Stipe Miocic reflects on UFC 226 heavyweight championship loss to Daniel Cormier

mmafighting.com By Alexander K. Lee@AlexanderKLee Stipe Miocic isn’t known for being boisterous or hyperbolic when things are going his way, and his attitude towards his first loss in three-and-a-half years was equally muted. Coming off of his third consecutive successful defense of the UFC’s heavyweight championship, a promotional record, Miocic […]