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Daniel Cormier and Tony Ferguson continue to trade shots on social media: “Lay off the yay buddy, not a good look”

Tony Ferguson and Daniel Cormier continue to trade shots at one another as their strange social media rivalry continues.
Last Saturday night at UFC 274, Tony Ferguson returned to the Octagon …read more

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Tony Ferguson Mocks Cormier’s Scale Controversy, Cormier Responds

Tony Ferguson took to social media to mock UFC commentator and former champion Daniel Cormier for his past weight-cutting controversy.

Ferguson lost to Michael Chandler on the UFC 274 main card …read more

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Daniel Cormier responds to “towel gate” criticism from Tony Ferguson: “Tuck your head in a hole somewhere”

Daniel Cormier has sent a stern message to Tony Ferguson after he criticized him on social media.
Ferguson took to social media on Wednesday to say Daniel Cormier should’ve been stripped …read more

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Daniel Cormier opens up on the Cain Velasquez situation: “It absolutely kills me”

Daniel Cormier has opened up about the Cain Velasquez situation.
Cormier was just starting his professional mixed martial arts career in late 2010, when Velasquez was the UFC heavyweight champion. The …read more

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Cormier: Namajunas “Played Chance” With Her Championship

Former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier believes that Rose Namajunas paid the price for “playing chance” with the strawweight title at UFC 274.

This past weekend’s pay-per-view brought us a host …read more

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Daniel Cormier on UFC 274 co-main commentary: ‘Rose and Carla are going to be pissed off at us’

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Daniel Cormier stands by everything he said during the UFC 274 strawweight title fight.
In the co-main event of UFC 274, …read more

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Posted on May 8, 2022, 3:16 pm By
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Daniel Cormier Named to 2022 UFC Hall of Fame Class

Former two-division champion Daniel Cormier will be enshrined in the UFC Hall of Fame’s “Modern Wing” in a ceremony later this year. …read more

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Posted on May 8, 2022, 7:16 am By
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Daniel Cormier announced for 2022 UFC Hall of Fame

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There was no doubt Daniel Cormier would end up in the UFC Hall of Fame. Now it’s a done deal.
The …read more

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Former two-division champion Daniel Cormier to be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame

Daniel Cormier is headed into the UFC Hall of Fame this summer.
The former UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight champion will be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame’s ‘Modern Wing’ …read more

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Cormier to be inducted into UFC's Hall of Fame

The UFC’s Hall of Fame will welcome former two-weight champion Daniel Cormier into its wings this summer. …read more

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Cormier Headed For UFC Hall Of Fame!

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight and heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will be inducted into the UFC Hall of …read more

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Video: UFC 274 'On the Ground:' fight week vlog with Daniel Cormier, Gilbert Burns, Laura Sanko, a title-fight weight miss, more

PHOENIX – The UFC makes its return to Arizona on Saturday for UFC 274, and the excitement around the loaded event is palpable.
There’s a genuine buzz behind the card, which …read more

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Daniel Cormier goes to bat for Tony Ferguson ahead of UFC 274: “He ain’t losing to bums”

Daniel Cormier is going to bat for Tony Ferguson ahead of UFC 274.
Yes, UFC 274 will take place this coming Saturday, May 7, 2022, at the Footprint Center in Phoenix, …read more

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Daniel Cormier shares his thoughts on Donald Cerrone vs. Joe Lauzon at UFC 274: “It’d be a sad day for the world of mixed martial arts if the ‘Cowboy’ went away”

MMA analyst Daniel Cormier has given his thoughts on the upcoming match-up between Donald Cerrone and Joe Lauzon.
This Saturday night at UFC 274, we may well witness the swansong of …read more

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UFC 274 commentary, broadcast teams set: Joe Rogan reunites with Daniel Cormier, Jon Anik

The fifth numbered UFC event of the year rapidly is approaching with UFC 274 on Saturday at Footprint Center in Phoenix.
As always, some marquee on-air talent will be there to …read more

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Daniel Cormier agrees with the UFC giving Conor McGregor a tune-up fight: “It doesn’t hurt him”

Former UFC dual-weight champion Daniel Cormier believes that Conor McGregor should receive a tune-up fight next.
The Irishman has been out of the cage since UFC 264 in July 2021. McGregor …read more

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Daniel Cormier doesn't think Nick Diaz fights again: 'He looked like a different man'

Daniel Cormier doesn’t want to see Nick Diaz fight again.
With news from Diaz’s coach Cesar Gracie emerging that the Stockton superstar is looking to compete again before the end of the …read more

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Daniel Cormier not keen on Nick Diaz returning in 2022: “It didn’t seem like he wanted to be there”

Daniel Cormier has given his thoughts on former UFC title challenger Nick Diaz returning this year.
The former Strikeforce champion was seemingly in retirement before being scheduled to fight at UFC …read more

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Daniel Cormier: 'Dark Horse' Sean Brady deserves big opportunity vs. Vicente Luque

With the welterweight division booming, Daniel Cormier thinks one particular fighter needs to be included in the mix.
New contenders such as Khamzat Chimaev and Belal Muhammad have emerged in the …read more

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Daniel Cormier thinks Jon Jones could have size advantage over Stipe Miocic: 'He's a big boy'

Despite Jon Jones moving up a weight class, Daniel Cormier thinks he might end up the bigger man against Stipe Miocic.
Jones (26-1 MMA, 20-1 UFC) relinquished his light heavyweight title …read more

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Daniel Cormier perplexed by Jake Paul's call out of Michael Bisping, suggests Anderson Silva instead

Daniel Cormier is not on board with Jake Paul’s latest attempt to find an opponent.
The YouTube star and sometimes boxer Paul has stirred up a back-and-forth over social media with …read more

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Daniel Cormier Advises Jake Paul To Face Silva To Be “Legitimate”

Former UFC champion turned commentator Daniel Cormier has an idea in mind for who Jake Paul should fight next in the boxing ring.

Paul is expected to return to the find …read more

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Daniel Cormier shoots down proposed Jake Paul vs. Michael Bisping boxing match: “Fight Anderson Silva instead”

Daniel Cormier doesn’t seem to be a fan of the proposed Jake Paul vs. Michael Bisping boxing match. ‘DC’ thinks the YouTuber should fight Anderson Silva instead.
The last week has …read more

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Daniel Cormier to Jake Paul: If you want to be ‘considered legitimate,’ call out Anderson Silva, not Michael Bisping

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Daniel Cormier has just the right name for Jake Paul if the YouTuber-turned-boxer is serious about his fighting career.
In a …read more

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Daniel Cormier vents after two of the UFC Vegas 51 fights end in technical decisions: “They should have been disqualified”

Daniel Cormier has weighed in on UFC Vegas 51 this past weekend and isn’t on board with two of the fights ending in technical decisions.
The first took place during the …read more

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UFC's Mounir Lazzez uneasy discussing Daniel Kinahan after in-cage praise of alleged Irish mob boss

LAS VEGAS – UFC on ESPN 34 winner Mounir Lazzez had just been interviewed by Daniel Cormier inside the octagon, and while Cormier was ready to end it, Lazzez still …read more

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Daniel Cormier believes illegal strikes should've led to two DQs at UFC on ESPN 34: 'How do you call it unintentional?'

Daniel Cormier thinks something was wrong some of the officiating at UFC on ESPN 34.
Cormier, who called the action at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, questions how referee Dan …read more

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Corey Anderson explains how advice from Daniel Cormier changed his career: “It lifted a big burden off my back”

Corey Anderson has spoken out about how advice from Daniel Cormier changed his career.
Corey Anderson, 32, (14-5 MMA), currently competes for Bellator MMA in the light heavyweight division. Upon being …read more

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Corey Anderson reveals the advice Daniel Cormier gave him that changed his career trajectory forever

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Corey Anderson was lost.
Coming off a knockout to future UFC champion Jan Blachowicz, which stopped the momentum he was building towards a …read more

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Daniel Cormier shares his thoughts on Aljamain Sterling’s win over Petr Yan at UFC 273: “I don’t think by any means it was a robbery”

UFC commentator Daniel Cormier doesn’t believe Aljamain Sterling’s win over Petr Yan should be viewed as a robbery. Last weekend in the co-main event of UFC 273, Aljamain Sterling edged …read more

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DC reveals Khamzat was fasting for Ramadan in preparation for UFC 273

Khamzat Chimaev is interviewed by Daniel Cormier following his stoppage victory over Li Jingliang at UFC 267. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Khamzat Chimaev …read more

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Chimaev Responds To Cormier’s Criticism Of Till Friendship

Surging UFC welterweight contender Khamzat Chimaev has responded to Daniel Cormier’s criticism of his blossoming friendship with middleweight Darren Till.

In perhaps one of the more surprising and hilarious stories of …read more

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Khamzat questions Usman’s legacy: ‘Who has he beat, brother?’

Khamzat Chimaev is interviewed by Daniel Cormier following his stoppage victory over Li Jingliang at UFC 267. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

“He beat …read more

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Khamzat Chimaev responds after Daniel Cormier asks “what is this s**t with Darren Till”

Khamzat Chimaev has responded after Daniel Cormier questioned what this bromance thing with Darren Till is all about. The former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier (22-3 MMA) recently expressed his …read more

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Chael Sonnen agrees with Daniel Cormier that Khamzat Chimaev should try and remain a mystery: “In the short term Daniel is right”

MMA analyst Chael Sonnen has agreed with Daniel Cormier that for now, Khamzat Chimaev needs to remain a mystery in the media. This Saturday night at UFC 273, Khamzat Chimaev …read more

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Cormier Explains Why Chimaev Is A Massive Betting Favorite Over Burns

Former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier believes rising welterweight star Khamzat Chimaev is the “scariest contender” in recent memory.

Not many fighters are being as talked about and highly touted as …read more

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Khamzat has promised his mother that he will retire after becoming a ‘legit champion’

Khamzat Chimaev speaks to Daniel Cormier following his stoppage victory over Li Jingliang at UFC 267. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Khamzat Chimaev has …read more

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Rogan & Felder In, Cormier & Bisping Out

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Yep, which means Daniel Cormier is outta here (for the time being). Longtime UFC color commentator …read more

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MMA SQUARED: With success of Wrestlemania, a UFC 273 rebrand suggestion.

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Ronda Rousey, a Paul brother, Daniel Cormier, wait this is about wrestling right?
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Posted on April 4, 2022, 1:16 pm By
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Daniel Cormier has high praise for Khamzat Chimaev but believes hanging out with Darren Till is a mistake

Former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier is concerned over the whole buddy-buddy thing between Khamzat Chimaev and Darren Till. Chimaev (10-0 MMA) is set to make his highly anticipated return …read more

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Daniel Cormier praises Khamzat Chimaev: ‘I think he’s the scariest contender we have seen for a while’

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Khamzat Chimaev hasn’t spent much time in the UFC octagon, but Daniel Cormier has seen enough to believe the Chechen-born …read more

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Posted on April 3, 2022, 3:16 pm By
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DC: Jones is ‘absolutely not’ wrong in attacking Sonnen amid alleged battery case

Jon Jones prepares for his UFC 214 title rematch with Daniel Cormier in 2017. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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Posted on March 31, 2022, 11:46 am By
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Daniel Cormier says Jon Jones not in the wrong for Chael Sonnen feud: “He is right”

Daniel Cormier has offered his take on the ongoing Jon Jones vs. Chael Sonnen saga. ‘Bones’ and ‘The Bad Guy’ have been feuding for years. Even after their UFC 159 …read more

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Khamzat can’t understand why Usman wants to fight Canelo: He can’t box

Khamzat Chimaev speaks to Daniel Cormier following his submission win over Li Jingliang at UFC 267. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

“The only people …read more

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Is Hooker Officially A Gatekeeper?

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Former UFC champion Daniel Cormier believes that Dan Hooker is quickly approaching gatekeeper status after dropping four out of his …read more

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Cormier Tabs Dan Hooker As A “Gatekeeper” After Recent Losing Skid

UFC commentator and former champion Daniel Cormier thinks Dan Hooker’s place in the promotion has changed after recent losses.

Hooker’s return to featherweight couldn’t have gone much worse against Arnold Allen …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2022, 1:46 am By
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Khamzat mocks Burns ahead of UFC 273, says ‘Durinho’ is ‘scared’

Khamzat Chimaev is interviewed by Daniel Cormier following his submission victory over Li Jingliang at UFC 267. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Khamzat Chimaev …read more

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Khamzat: Adesanya an easier matchup than Usman because ‘he has zero wrestling’

Khamzat Chimaev is interviewed by Daniel Cormier following his stoppage victory over Li Jingliang at UFC 267. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

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Daniel Cormier warns Kamaru Usman that Canelo Alvarez won’t “carry him” like Mayweather did with McGregor: “Canelo will try to hurt you”

Daniel Cormier has warned Kamaru Usman that Canelo Alvarez won’t “carry him” like Floyd Mayweather did with Conor McGregor. Usman (20-1 MMA) is eager to step in the ring with …read more

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Daniel Cormier Blasts Jorge Masvidal For Alleged Attack On Covington

Daniel Cormier shared his thoughts on the street fight that occurred between Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington.

Daniel Cormier has been in his fair share of fights. As the former light …read more

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Daniel Cormier believes Dan Hooker has become a gatekeeper following latest loss at UFC London: “It’s actually sad for a fan favorite”

Daniel Cormier has spoken out about the recent loss Dan Hooker took at UFC London this past Saturday, March 19th. At the O2 Arena in London, it was Dan Hooker …read more

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Daniel Cormier ‘condemns’ Jorge Masvidal for alleged sucker punch attack on Colby Covington

Now that more details into the alleged attack on Colby Covington at the hands of Jorge Masvidal have been revealed more fighters are stepping in to voice their opinions.

One …read more

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Daniel Cormier weighs in on alleged Colby Covington-Jorge Masvidal altercation: ‘Colby Covington’s not a street guy’

Colby Covington | Photo by David Becker/Getty Images

Daniel Cormier thinks Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal need to keep it in the cage.
On ESPN’s DC …read more

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Daniel Cormier criticizes Jorge Masvidal for allegedly attacking Colby Covington: 'You had 25 minutes'

Former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier knows a thing or two about beef that extends beyond the confines of the cage.
On Monday, bitter rivals Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington were …read more

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Daniel Cormier blasts Jorge Masvidal for allegedly attacking Colby Covington: “You had 25 minutes less than two weeks ago”

Daniel Cormier has reacted to Jorge Masvidal’s alleged assault on Colby Covington. Earlier this month, ‘Chaos’ and ‘Gamebred’ squared off in the main event of UFC 272. The fight itself …read more

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UFC on ESPN 33 commentary team, broadcast plans set: Daniel Cormier returns from hiatus

The UFC schedule continues this week with UFC on ESPN 33 on Saturday at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio.
As always, some marquee on-air talent will be there to help guide …read more

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Dana White Disagrees With Poirier On Cormier’s Presidential Potential

Dana White doesn’t think Daniel Cormier could replace him as UFC president.

For years now, people have talked about who will replace White when he decides to retire. Many, including, Dustin …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2022, 4:17 pm By
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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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