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Daniel Cormier says the hype of Conor McGregor got to Cowboy at UFC 246: “Cerrone of the old would never have lost in 40 seconds”

UFC legend Daniel Cormier believes the hype surrounding Conor McGregor affected Donald Cerrone’s performance at UFC 246 last year. McGregor and Cerrone kicked off 2020 with a blockbuster main event …read more

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Daniel Cormier refutes Al Iaquinta’s claims regarding Dustin Poirier ahead of UFC 257

Former UFC champ-champ Daniel Cormier has refuted the claims made by Al Iaquinta regarding Dustin Poirier ahead of UFC 257. ‘Raging Al’ had previously slammed ‘The Diamond’ for his attempts …read more

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Daniel Cormier breaks down Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier at UFC 257, discusses Khabib factor

ABU DHABI – Former two-division UFC champion turned commentator Daniel Cormier spoke to the media on Thursday ahead of working UFC 257.
Cormier, who will be calling Dustin Poirier vs. Conor …read more

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UFC 257 media day with Daniel Cormier, main event coaches

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At the last UFC 257 media day for the week, Daniel Cormier and the coaches of Conor McGregor (John Kavanagh) …read more

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Posted on January 21, 2021, 9:46 am By
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Daniel Cormier encourages Chandler, Hooker to take advantage of fighting on McGregor card

Daniel Cormier believes Michael Chandler and Dan Hooker need to take full advantage of fighting on the same card as UFC superstar Conor McGregor. Chandler, the former Bellator lightweight champion, …read more

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Francis Ngannou: Everyone would love to see me fight Jon Jones, but I’m ‘not worried’ he’ll take my title shot

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As Francis Ngannou anxiously awaited Stipe Miocic’s return after a trilogy against Daniel Cormier, the ferocious knockout artist …read more

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Daniel Cormier: Dustin Poirier's mindset big factor heading into Conor McGregor rematch

Former UFC dual champion Daniel Cormier knows a thing or two about taking part in big rematches.
During his illustrious career, Cormier twice defeated Anthony Johnson and twice lost to Jon …read more

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Daniel Cormier explains what Dustin Poirier needs to do to “give himself a chance” in McGregor rematch

Daniel Cormier believes Dustin Poirier must convince himself he “just got caught” in his first fight with Conor McGregor if he hopes to win their imminent rematch. McGregor and Poirier …read more

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Jones tweets and deletes shots at DC during 6-year anniv of bout

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Six years later, Jon Jones is still taking shots at “hater” Daniel Cormier. Six years ago, …read more

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Jon Jones mocks 'hater' Daniel Cormier on six-year anniversary of UFC 182 grudge match

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier are never going to be friends. That much we can be quite certain of.
Six years after the first meeting between the two rivals, the bad …read more

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Jon Jones jabs at Daniel Cormier on 6-year anniversary of UFC 182 win

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On this day six years ago, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones ended a heated rivalry with Daniel Cormier by defending …read more

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Today in MMA History: Jon Jones, Daniel Cormier fight for first time (not counting press conferences)

Today in MMA History: Jon Jones, Daniel Cormier fight for 1st time (not counting press conferences) …read more

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Daniel Cormier praises Islam Makhachev: “As talented as anyone in the world”

MMA analyst Daniel Cormier praised Islam Makhachev, suggesting the AKA product is one of the most talented fighters in the world. Cormier and Makhachev are teammates at American Kickboxing Academy, …read more

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Watch Stipe Miocic send Daniel Cormier into retirement at UFC 252

Watch the conclusion of the trilogy between heavyweights Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier that headlined UFC 252 in August. Their first two fights ended in finishes, but the third …read more

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UFC free fight: Stipe Miocic closes out trilogy, defeats Daniel Cormier at UFC 252

UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic faced the sternest test of his championship credentials when he faced Daniel Cormier, but over the course of three epic meetings, it was the Ohio …read more

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UFC full fight video: Stipe Miocic ends trilogy with Daniel Cormier with decision win

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In one of the most anticipated fights of the year, Daniel Cormier and Stipe Miocic clashed for a third time …read more

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Daniel Cormier on Khabib Nurmagomedov’s retirement: “I just take my buddy at his word”

Former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier isn’t sure what the future holds for his long-time friend and training partner, UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov. That being said, he’s taking the …read more

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Cormier Predicts How Jones Will Do At Heavyweight

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For as much as Daniel Cormier can’t seem to stand Jon Jones on a personal level, …read more

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Daniel Cormier believes Jon Jones deserves heavyweight title shot

Daniel Cormier believes former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones deserves an immediate crack at the UFC light heavyweight title. Jones ruled over the UFC light heavyweight division for many …read more

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Hooper: It was ‘brutal’ to hear DC & Rogan ‘sh-tting all over’ me

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Chase Hooper wasn’t too pleased with the commentary of Daniel Cormier and Joe Rogan during his UFC 256 fight. …read more

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Daniel Cormier reflects on “one of the craziest moments” of his UFC commentary career

Former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier recently reflected on one of the wildest moments of his career as a commentator for the promotion. Cormier has been working as a commentator …read more

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Daniel Cormier believes if Khabib Nurmagomedov returns his opponent ‘would have to be Georges St-Pierre’

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When the UFC returns to Abu Dhabi in January, the promotion …read more

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Cormier: Dana will need more than just money to convince Khabib to return

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No amount of money will sway Khabib Nurmagomedov into unretiring, according to close teammate Daniel Cormier. Khabib Nurmagomedov may …read more

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Daniel Cormier Explains Why Money Will Not Entice Khabib To Return

Cash is what drives the world, but when it comes to ending Khabib Nurmagomedov’s retirement, it will only lead to a dead end according to close friend Daniel Cormier. If …read more

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Daniel Cormier Explains Why Money Will Not Entice Khabib To Return

Cash is what drives the world, but when it comes to ending Khabib Nurmagomedov’s retirement, it will only lead to a dead end according to close friend Daniel Cormier. If …read more

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Chase Hooper admits ‘it was brutal’ listening to Joe Rogan and Daniel Cormier’s commentary of UFC 256 submission win

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Chase Hooper picked up his second submission win in the UFC at the promotion’s final PPV event of the year …read more

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Daniel Cormier believes Anthony Pettis will part ways with UFC, sign with Bellator MMA

Daniel Cormier believes that former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis will soon take his services to the Bellator MMA cage. Pettis last fought on the undercard of UFC Vegas 17 …read more

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Cormier: Bad Back Ended Me Before Miocic Did

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, who also held gold at 205 pounds, had a chance to …read more

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Daniel Cormier weighs in on what it will take for Khabib Nurmagomedov to fight again: “I don’t think it’s going to be money”

Daniel Cormier has shared his thoughts on what will need to happen for Khabib Nurmagomedov to fight again. Nurmagomedov last fought at UFC 254 in October, when he defended the …read more

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Daniel Cormier says money alone won't lure Khabib Nurmagomedov back to UFC

Daniel Cormier thinks it will take more than money to lure Khabib Nurmagomedov back into the octagon.
UFC lightweight champion Nurmagomedov (29-0 MMA, 13-0 UFC) hung up his gloves after submitting …read more

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UFC targeting Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou 2 for March, winner expected to fight Jon Jones this summer

Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou will be running it back. Ever since Miocic defeated Daniel Cormier at UFC 242 in the trilogy, talk of the rematch between Miocic and Ngannou …read more

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Daniel Cormier says he should’ve retired after beating Derrick Lewis and having back surgery: “It was over”

Daniel Cormier believes he should’ve ended his career after UFC 230. In the main event of the pay-per-view card, Cormier defended his heavyweight title for the first and only time …read more

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UFC Coach Takes Issue With Cormier’s Hurtful UFC 256 Commentary

Sam Hughes and head coach Eddie Grant are both upset with Daniel Cormier’s commentary at UFC 256. UFC strawweight Tecia Torres was scheduled to fight Angela Hill at UFC 256, …read more

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UFC 256's Sam Hughes, coach detail eye injury, why Daniel Cormier was out of line

Three days after Sam Hughes made her UFC debut, and she was still in Las Vegas, which wasn’t part of her plan.
The extended stay was unexpected, but necessary, given the …read more

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Daniel Cormier will not watch Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul, calls it a “work”

UFC legend Daniel Cormier says he will not watch the Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul special exhibition boxing match, calling it a “work.” The Mayweather vs. Paul matchup was officially …read more

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Francis Ngannou Reveals He’s Having A Hard Time Finding Motivation As He Waits For Stipe Miocic

Francis Ngannou frustration is growing by the day. Ngannou has been the number one contender at heavyweight for years now. However, Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier had to have their …read more

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Cormier and Danis get into it online over Paul

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Former UFC champion Daniel Cormier shared his celebrity boxing hot takes. Over the weekend Jake Paul …read more

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Daniel Cormier Makes A Pitch For Jon Jones’s First HW Opponent

Daniel Cormier has just the guy who he believes should welcome Jon Jones to the UFC heavyweight division. If I told you last year that Daniel Cormier was lobbying for …read more

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Daniel Cormier makes suggestion for Jon Jones’ first heavyweight opponent

Former two-division UFC champ Daniel Cormier believes a heavyweight fight between Jon Jones and Curtis Blaydes makes “all the sense in the world.” Jones, the most dominant light heavyweight fighter …read more

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Daniel Cormier responds after Dillon Danis suggests he will shut his “fat mouth”

Dillon Danis was not happy with Daniel Cormier for suggesting that he would get “beat up” by Jake Paul in a boxing match. Earlier today on ESPN‘s “DC & Helwani …read more

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Daniel Cormier believes Jake Paul would “beat up” Dillon Danis

UFC commentator Daniel Cormier believes that Jake Paul would “beat up” Dillon Danis if the two ever end up fighting in a boxing match. In the wake of Paul’s knockout …read more

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UFC 187 bonuses: Daniel Cormier, Chris Weidman and more bank an extra $50,000 in Vegas

Mo money, mo problems …
What a night!
The dust has barely settled on UFC 187: “Johnson vs. Cormier” from Las Vegas, Nevada, which means it’s time to honor those select fighters …read more

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