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Daniel Cormier Believes Nick Diaz Should Fight Leon Edwards In A Title Eliminator Bout

Daniel Cormier believes Leon Edwards is the perfect opponent for Nick Diaz's return. Recently, Diaz's manager came out and said Diaz is 100 percent fighting next year and Cormier believes it should be against the Englishman in a title eliminator bout. “Put Nick Diaz in there with Leon ‘Rocky’ Edwards,” Cormier...

Daniel Cormier Officially Tells UFC To Remove Him From USADA Pool & Rankings

Daniel Cormier has confirmed to the UFC he is retired as he told the promotion to remove him from the USADA testing pool and the UFC rankings. Entering UFC 252, Cormier said it would be his final fight as he was looking to reclaim the heavyweight title and retire on...

Daniel Cormier Agrees With Judges’ Decision That Stipe Miocic Won Their Trilogy Fight

Daniel Cormier agrees that Stipe Miocic beat him at UFC 252 in their trilogy bout. In the main event of UFC 252, Cormier and Miocic were settling the score as they were 1-1 after both men beat the other by knockout. It was also going to be 'DC's' final fight...

Daniel Cormier Reacts To Jon Jones Moving To Heavyweight

Shortly after the final fight of Daniel Cormier's career, his longtime rival Jon Jones announced he was vacating the Light Heavyweight Championship and moving to the heavyweight division. Cormier recently spoke about Jones' move up to heavyweight while hosting the DC and Helwani Show on ESPN. “Look man, I’m...

Javier Mendez Explains Why He Wants Daniel Cormier To Remain Retired

Javier Mendez hopes Daniel Cormier will stick to his retirement plan. Cormier is coming off a decision loss to Stipe Miocic in the main event of UFC 252 in their trilogy bout for the heavyweight title. In the lead up to the fight, he said it would be his retirement...

UFC 252 Reportedly Does Roughly 500k Pay-Per-View Buys

CORRECTION: An earlier version of this article stated that UFC 252 was estimated to have drawn 900,000 buys. This is an error - 500,000 is the correct estimate. UFC 252 was a pretty solid pay-per-view card with it being headlined by the heavyweight trilogy between Stipe Miocic and Daniel...

UFC 252 Medical Suspensions: Cormier & O’Malley Facing Lengthy Sits

The UFC 252 medical suspensions are in. The event took place on Aug. 15. UFC 252 was held inside the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the main event, heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier collided a third time. Miocic scored the unanimous decision victory. Cormier has been...

Daniel Cormier Expresses Gratitude In Statement Following UFC 252

Daniel Cormier is grateful after competing for the final time. Cormier challenged Stipe Miocic for the UFC heavyweight championship in their trilogy bout. The heavyweight title tilt headlined UFC 252 inside the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada. Cormier hung in tough but was defeated via unanimous decision. "DC"...

Dana White Says Eye Poke Doesn’t Take Away From Stipe Miocic’s UFC 252 Win

UFC president Dana White doesn't believe an eye poke in the UFC 252 main event can be used as an excuse. Stipe Miocic put his heavyweight gold on the line against Daniel Cormier in a trilogy bout on Aug. 15. The two were 1-1 against one another going into their...

Daniel Cormier Stands By Retirement Plans After UFC 252 Loss

Daniel Cormier was looking to retire on top. In the main event of UFC 252, Cormier and Stipe Miocic were having their trilogy fight, which 'DC' made it clear it was his retirement fight. He was looking to be one of the few in MMA to retire on top. Yet,...

Fighters React To Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier At UFC 252

Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier brought fantastic performances in their fight to end the trilogy.  The showdown served as the main event of the UFC 252 pay-per-view event on Saturday night (August 15, 2020) from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC APEX. As seen in the fight, it went the distance....

UFC 252 Highlights: Stipe Miocic Outpoints Daniel Cormier In Trilogy

Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier was a slugfest in the main event of the UFC’s latest event. The two fighters met in a heavyweight title bout on Saturday night (August 15, 2020) at the UFC 252 pay-per-view event from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC APEX. Cormier scored a takedown just...

Daniel Cormier Says Retiring As UFC Champion Puts Him Alongside Michael Jordan & Peyton Manning

Daniel Cormier knows the significance of walking out on top. Cormier plans to retire from MMA competition after his trilogy bout with Stipe Miocic regardless of the outcome. The two are set to trade leather a third time in the main event of UFC 252 on Aug. 15. Cormier is...

Video: UFC 252 Fighter Staredowns Including Stipe Miocic & Daniel Cormier

The pre-fight UFC 252 staredowns are in the books. Earlier today (Aug. 14), the UFC held weigh-ins for its next event. One fighter on the main card failed to make weight and that was Herbert Burns. The only other fighter to miss weight was T.J. Brown, who will compete on the...

Dana White Isn’t Buying UFC 252 Being Daniel Cormier’s Last Fight

UFC president Dana White isn't convinced that Daniel Cormier's final bout will be on Aug. 15. Cormier is set to clash with UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic a third time. The trilogy bout will serve as UFC 252's main event inside the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada. "DC" insists...