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Stipe Miocic ranked No. 8 in EA's UFC 4, can climb by beating ratings adjuster Daniel Cormier

Daniel Cormier will offer EA feedback after every pay per view, which means ratings could change after he faces Stipe Miocic on Aug. 15. …read more

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Referee, Judging Assignments Set For UFC 252

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Reigning UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic will defend his division title against former 265-pound kingpin Daniel Cormier in the upcoming …read more

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Marc Goddard to referee Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier 3 at UFC 252

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Veteran referee Marc Goddard will be the third man in the cage when heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic takes on Daniel Cormier in the main event …read more

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Marc Goddard to oversee Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier trilogy fight at UFC 252

On Aug. 15, three large men will stand in a small cage.
Nevada Athletic Commission officials today assigned veteran referee Marc Goddard the task of overseeing the UFC 252 heavyweight tile …read more

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DC: Jones and I won’t be friends, but I ‘respect him as a competitor’

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It seems like Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones have officially buried the hatchet. The Jon Jones-Daniel Cormier rivalry could …read more

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Daniel Cormier responds to Stipe Miocic’s eye poke concerns: “I’m not doing it on purpose”

Daniel Cormier makes it clear he is not trying to poke Stipe Miocic in the eye on purpose. In their first fight, Cormier got the KO win shortly after a …read more

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Watch Stipe Miocic take the belt back from Daniel Cormier in their second fight (UFC 252 Free Fight)



The first fight between Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier went down at UFC 226 in July of 2018. Cormier secured the heavyweight title to become a two-division champion.
The second fight …read more

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Daniel Cormier gives Jon Jones “respect” after rival calls him “an outstanding man”

Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones, who have both enjoyed reigns as UFC champions, are two of the most heated rivals in MMA history. In the year 2020, however, their rivalry …read more

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Cormier: Miocic Trilogy Trumps Jones Rivalry

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Even if you don’t like former two-division champion Daniel Cormier as a fighter (or person) there is no denying his place among the MMA …read more

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Daniel Cormier, Jon Jones will never be friends but both admit mutual respect for each other

Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Daniel Cormier knows his career will always be attached to Jon Jones in some way, form, or fashion.
Their heated …read more

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Daniel Cormier explains why he prefers rivalry with Stipe Miocic over Jon Jones

Former two-weight UFC champion Daniel Cormier prefers his rivalry with Stipe Miocic to his intense rivalry with light heavyweight king Jon Jones. Back in July 2018 at UFC 226, Cormier …read more

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Daniel Cormier was 'taken a little aback' by Khabib Nurmagomedov returning at UFC 254

It was a short time ago when Daniel Cormier expressed uncertainty about Khabib Nurmagomedov’s fighting future in the wake of his father, Abdulmanap, passing away.
Then Nurmagomedov (28-0 MMA, 12-0 UFC) …read more

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Daniel Cormier compares Jon Jones rivalry to Stipe Miocic trilogy

Daniel Cormier: Comparing Jon Jones rivalry to Stipe Miocic trilogy

“I think (this is career defining). We had three fights, and I intend on winning the third fight and the trilogy. …read more

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Daniel Cormier's pursuit of fairy tale ending arrives at defining UFC 252 trilogy

Daniel Cormier has left no stone unturned going into the final bout of his storied career.
No matter how his heavyweight title fight trilogy with champion Stipe Miocic unfolds at UFC …read more

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Morning Report: Stipe Miocic would have preferred bigger cage at UFC 252 but is ‘not going to cry about it’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

In a little over two weeks, UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and former heavyweight and light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will meet for the third …read more

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Stipe Miocic plans to tell the referee to watch for the “eye pokes” of Daniel Cormier in upcoming trilogy

Stipe Miocic says he’ll warn the referee for his upcoming trilogy fight with Daniel Cormier to be on the lookout for illegal eye pokes. The heavyweight star first faced off …read more

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‘A bigger cage is better’ - Miocic vs. DC 3 gets small Octagon

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UFC 252 will be using the smaller, 25-foot cage for their upcoming PPV bout, headlined by a title fight between Daniel Cormier and Stipe …read more

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Greatest Of All Time?

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Former UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, who also held gold at 205 pounds, will try to recapture the division crown …read more

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Stipe Miocic still working shifts as a firefighter just 2 weeks away from UFC 252 trilogy with Daniel Cormier

UFC champion Stipe Miocic is still working shifts as a firefighter with just over two weeks to go until he takes on Daniel Cormier in their highly anticipated trilogy fight …read more

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Dana White, Daniel Cormier agree trilogy with Stipe Miocic determines ‘greatest heavyweight in UFC history’

Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

When Daniel Cormier battles Stipe Miocic for the third time at the upcoming UFC 252 card in August, there’s …read more

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Stipe Miocic responds to Daniel Cormier’s wrestling shoes comment: “I thought we were fighting”

Stipe Miocic has a simple message for Daniel Cormier who told the champ he better bring his wrestling shoes when they fight again. On August 15, in the main event …read more

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Stipe Miocic previews his UFC 252 trilogy fight with Daniel Cormier

Heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic will fight Daniel Cormier for the third consecutive time in the UFC 254 main event on Aug. 15 at the Apex in Las Vegas.
Cormier took the …read more

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Miocic: Small Octagon won't affect Cormier fight

Stipe Miocic says his third fight against Daniel Cormier won’t be impacted much if at all by a smaller Octagon. …read more

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Video: UFC Heavyweight Champ Stipe Miocic Stars in Humorous Coffee Commercial

Stipe Miocic may be preparing for his trilogy with Daniel Cormier, but that doesn’t mean he can’t have some fun while helping promote a brand he supports. …read more

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Dana White says the winner of Cormier vs. Miocic 3 will be the greatest heavyweight of all time

UFC president Dana White believes that the winner of the upcoming trilogy fight between Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier will be known as the greatest heavyweight of all time. This …read more

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Joe Rogan replaced by Daniel Cormier on EA UFC 4 commentary

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Rogan disliked recording lines for the UFC video game. When EA UFC 4 is released, a familiar name will no longer be providing …read more

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Daniel Cormier explains how he “fumbled really bad” in Stipe Miocic rematch

Former UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier says he “fumbled” his 2019 rematch with Stipe Miocic. Cormier and Miocic first met in 2018, when Cormier, then the light …read more

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Morning Report: Ahead of trilogy fight, Daniel Cormier admits he ‘fumbled’ rematch with Stipe Miocic

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

With UFC 251 in the books and the UFC’s excursion to ‘Fight Island’ now nearly complete, all eye are starting to drift ahead towards the …read more

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Daniel Cormier doesn’t know if teammate Khabib Nurmagomedov will fight again following the death of his father

Daniel Cormier does not believe Khabib Nurmagomedov will be fighting in 2020. He also doesn’t know if his teammate will even fight again. Nurmagomedov was expected to face Justin Gaethje …read more

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Daniel Cormier unsure about Khabib Nurmagomedov's future: His father 'was everything to him'

Daniel Cormier doesn’t expect Khabib Nurmagomedov back in the octagon any time soon.
Nurmagomedov, the reigning UFC lightweight champion, lost his father earlier this month. Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov died after a long …read more

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Daniel Cormier thinks Gilbert Burns would’ve beaten Kamaru Usman based on UFC 251 performance

Daniel Cormier feels Gilbert Burns would’ve bested Kamaru Usman based on “The Nigerian Nightmare’s” UFC 251 performance. Usman put his UFC welterweight championship on the line against Jorge Masvidal on …read more

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Official UFC 252 poster revealed as Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier feature, 'Face/Off' style

Two of the greatest heavyweights in UFC history will look to leave no doubt as they bid to settle their trilogy on Aug. 15.
Heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic will face former …read more

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Video: UFC 252 promo released for Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier 3

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

On Aug. 15, Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier will face off for the last time.
After splitting a pair of fights, the heavyweights will clash in …read more

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Manager Malki Kawa accuses Daniel Cormier of biased UFC commentary

MMA Manager Malki Kawa, who represents stars like Jon Jones and Jorge Masvial, has accused Daniel Cormier of being a biased UFC commentator. Daniel Cormier, the former UFC light heavyweight …read more

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Daniel Cormier says “the same thing” would happen to Jorge Masvidal against Kamaru Usman on a full camp

UFC heavyweight contender Daniel Cormier says the “same thing” would happen to Jorge Masvidal if he fought Kamaru Usman again with a full training camp. Masvidal took the fight against …read more

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Daniel Cormier explains why Jorge Masvidal is in a “no-lose situation” at UFC 251

Daniel Cormier believes Jorge Masvidal is in a no-lose situation when he fights Kamaru Usman at UFC 251. Masvidal is entering this fight on just six days notice and is …read more

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Coach ‘Expecting A War’ In Trilogy Bout Between Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier

Javier Mendez, the coach of Daniel Cormier, expects the trilogy bout with Stipe Miocic will be a war as ‘DC’ is finally healthy again. Cormier and Miocic last fought back …read more

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Coach Javier Mendez expects war in Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier trilogy at UFC 252

Head coach Javier Mendez anticipates a healthier Daniel Cormier to go to war with Stipe Miocic in the trilogy bout. UFC heavyweight champion Miocic and Cormier are scheduled to collide …read more

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Daniel Cormier pens lengthy message to Khabib Nurmagomedov following death of his father Abdulmanap

Former two division UFC champion Daniel Cormier sent his good friend and training partner Khabib Nurmagomedov a lengthy message following the death of his father Abdulmanap. Earlier today the tragic …read more

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Latest UFC 252 Fight Card, PPV Lineup

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With the score tied one apiece, Daniel Cormier will compete in the final fight of his storied combat sports career …read more

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Daniel Cormier responds to “f**king stupid” eye-poke allegations ahead of Miocic rematch

Daniel Cormier has responded to allegations that he intentionally poked Stipe Miocic in the eye in their first two contests. Cormier and Miocic have fought twice previously. They first met …read more

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Daniel Cormier responds to eye poke allegations ahead of trilogy with Stipe Miocic

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Daniel Cormier has been waiting for his opportunity to settle the score with UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic ever since their rematch ended but a …read more

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Daniel Cormier training at home gym, not AKA, for Stipe Miocic trilogy

UFC heavyweight contender Daniel Cormier is training at a home gym, and not AKA (American Kickboxing Academy), for his trilogy fight against Stipe Miocic. On August 15, Cormier will make …read more

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Gilbert Burns Says Jorge Masvidal Could Learn From Khabib, Daniel Cormier, & GSP

Gilbert Burns believes that Jorge Masvidal is doing himself a disservice by going against the UFC. Masvidal has been at odds with the promotion over pay. While things appeared to …read more

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Quote: Smaller Octagon ‘Greatly Favors’ Daniel Cormier In Stipe Miocic Trilogy Fight

When Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier have their trilogy bout on August 15 at the UFC Apex, it will take place in the 25-foot Octagon instead of the usual 30-foot …read more

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Kenny Florian: Smaller UFC cage ‘greatly favors’ Daniel Cormier in Stipe Miocic trilogy bout

Kenny Florian believes a smaller UFC cage is bad news for Stipe Miocic going into his trilogy bout with Daniel Cormier. Miocic and Cormier are set to collide once more …read more

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Daniel Cormier can't wait to fight in a 25-foot cage: 'I hope Stipe Miocic has his wrestling shoes'

Daniel Cormier is thrilled to be fighting in a 25-foot cage.
Cormier (22-2 MMA, 11-2 UFC) challenges heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic in the main event of UFC 252 on Aug. 15, …read more

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Daniel Cormier intends to emulate Curtis Blaydes in Miocic trilogy fight

Daniel Cormier says he intends to emulate the gameplan Curtis Blaydes used against Alexander Volkov when he rematches Stipe Miocic on August 15. Blaydes took on Volkov in the main …read more

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Daniel Cormier slams potential Jon Jones vs Mike Tyson fight: It can go “right into the garbage can”

Daniel Cormier is not a fan of Jon Jones and Mike Tyson fighting one another. Over the weekend, Jones and Tyson took to social media to call each other out …read more

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Miocic vs. Cormier 3 set for UFC APEX

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UFC President Dana White divulged some details regarding the forthcoming UFC 252 card. Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier’s trilogy fight …read more

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Dana White confirms Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier 3 will take place at UFC APEX

Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The long awaited trilogy between Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier has a date, and now the fight has a …read more

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Dana White confirms Adesanya vs. Costa and Miocic vs. Cormier 3: “The fights we have lined up for summer are just awesome!”

UFC president Dana White confirmed Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier 3 as well as a middleweight title fight between Israel Adesanya and Paulo Costa. The UFC has a number of …read more

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Dana White: Francis Ngannou could serve as alternate for Miocic-Cormier trilogy

UFC President Dana White says that streaking UFC heavyweight Francis Ngannou contender could serve as an alternate for the upcoming title fight between Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier. Miocic and …read more

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Daniel Cormier responds to Jorge Masvidal’s “White Knights” comments

Former two-weight UFC champion Daniel Cormier has issued his own response to Jorge Masvidal’s recent remarks on social media. In the last few weeks, “Gamebred” has made his position crystal …read more

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Daniel Cormier tells Jorge Masvidal there’s “better ways to go about it” after failed negotiations with the UFC

Daniel Cormier believes there are better ways to negotiate with the UFC than what Jorge Masvidal has been doing. Recently, Masvidal has taken to social media to slam the UFC …read more

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Junior dos Santos vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik agreed for UFC 252

Former UFC heavyweight king Junior “Cigano” dos Santos returns against Jairzinho Rozenstruik. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier will not be the only heavyweights competing …read more

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Daniel Cormier doesn’t agree with Weili Zhang being ranked ahead of Valentina Shevchenko in P4P rankings

Daniel Cormier has said that he doesn’t agree with Weili Zhang being ahead of Valentina Shevchenko in the UFC’s pound-for-pound rankings. In the wake of Amanda Nunes’ dominant victory over …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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