Thursday, December 2, 2021

Faber Explains Beef With Dominick Cruz, Calls Him Emotional Mess

By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

When Dominick Cruz steps into the cage at UFC 132 with Urijah Faber, he will not only be attempting to defend his UFC Bantamweight title, he'll also be trying to get a win back on Faber after losing to Faber in a WEC Featherweight title match four years ago.

Faber rolled through Cruz, choking him out early in the first round of their March 2007 fight but Saturday at UFC 132 Cruz will be the defending champion and it will be in a completely different weight class.

Faber took to his blog to discuss the fight and explained the beef between himself and Cruz that dates back to before the first fight:

I beat Cruz in a defense of my WEC title four years ago. I won with a guillotine in the first round, but Cruz had chip on his shoulder about me before he even met me. During the week of our first fight

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