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Stipe Miocic Vs Daniel Cormier Heavyweight Title Showdown Confirmed For UFC 226

Stipe Miocic will take on Daniel Cormier in a superfight with the UFC heavyweight championship on the line at UFC 226.  Miocic and Cormier both just fought at UFC 220 in Boston this past weekend, with both competitors successfully defending their heavyweight and light-heavyweight titles respectively. In doing so, Stipe became the winningest heavyweight champion in the history of the …

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Dana White Interested In Making Miocic Vs. Cormier Super-Fight

During an interview with Fox Sports 1 after UFC 220 on Saturday, UFC president Dana White expressed an interest in matching the winners of the evening’s two main attractions, the promotion’s light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier and heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic, against one another in the near future. Cormier looked impressive in finishing dangerous puncher Volkan Oezdemir with grounded strikes in …

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Watch: Daniel Cormier Finishes Volkan Oezdemir From Crucifix Position At UFC 220

Ahead of Saturday night’s UFC 220 card in Boston, UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier claimed that challenger Volkan Oezdemir just wasn’t on his level. In an interview on the Real Quick with Mike Swick podcast earlier this week, former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold, who is a longtime friend and training partner of Cormier but a recent gym-mate of Oezdemir, made a …

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Ariel Helwani & DC Trade Blows Over UFC 219 Khabib/Tony Fiasco

On Wednesday evening, Daniel Cormier dropped a major update regarding UFC 219 as he announced that the promotion was trying to get Tony Ferguson vs Khabib Nurmagomedov booked for the December 30th main event. The repercussions of that fight getting made would be rather severe with Khabib already booked on the card to face Edson Barbosa while Ferguson was previously …

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Cormier On Being Proud Of McGregor Following Display Against Mayweather

Though there were a few MMA fighters who took the opportunity to ridicule or call out Conor McGregor following his performance against Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Saturday night, like Brazilians Jose Aldo and Rafael dos Anjos, most in the MMA community commended the Irishman for his brave but ultimately unsuccessful effort to inflict the first blemish upon Mayweather’s perfect professional …

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Daniel Cormier On Jon Jones Situation: It’s Sad, Because The Guy Is Very Talented

Prior to his July rematch with Jon Jones, then UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier told Ariel Helwani that he believed Jones had taken performance enhancing drugs before their first fight – a January 2015 contest which ‘Bones’ won via unanimous decision after five rounds. On Monday, just a little over a week after it was announced that Jones had failed …

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‘Big’ John McCarthy Responds To Daniel Cormier’s Post-UFC 214 Apology

Not surprisingly, ‘Big’ John McCarthy harbours no ill will toward Daniel Cormier for the now former UFC light-heavyweight champion’s post-fight actions at UFC 214 on Saturday night in Anaheim, California. After he was brutally KO’d by bitter rival Jon Jones, a distressed and confused Cormier argued with the veteran official and ripped his hand away from McCarthy during the announcement …

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