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Coach Says Daniel Cormier Wasn’t 100 Percent Going Into Stipe Miocic Rematch

Head coach Javier Mendez knows fans will think he's making excuses, but that won't stop from "telling the truth." Back in Aug. 2019, Cormier put...

Coach: Team Khabib Has No Control If McGregor Is UFC 249 Backup Plan

Head coach Javier Mendez isn't pretending that he or Khabib Nurmagomedov have control over the UFC's decision making. Nurmagomedov is scheduled to put his UFC...

Coach: Buzz For Khabib vs. Tony Ferguson ‘Bigger Than It’s Ever Been’

Khabib Nurmagomedov's coach Javier Mendez believes the anticipation for "The Eagle" vs. Tony Ferguson is at an all-time high. Nurmagomedov and Ferguson are scheduled to...

Javier Mendez Says Khabib’s Camp Is Starting For UFC Title Unification Bout

Khabib Nurmagomedov's head coach is ready to prepare his fighter for a title unification bout. While it hasn't been made official, Nurmagomedov is expected to...

Javier Mendez Assesses Potential Opponents For Khabib Nurmagomedov

Renowned coach Javier Mendez has taken the time to assess potential opponents for Khabib Nurmagomedov. Nurmagomedov is expected to take on Dustin Poirier in an...

Javier Mendez Not Sold On Justin Gaethje As A Threat To Khabib Nurmagomedov

Justin Gaethje feels he's the toughest challenge for Khabib Nurmagomedov, but Javier Mendez isn't sold. Gaethje is coming off a first-round knockout victory over Edson...

Coach Says Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor 2 Is Unlikely

Don't hold your breath for Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor II. Nurmagomedov put his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) gold on the line back in Oct....

Javier Mendez Believes Dana White Might Persuade Daniel Cormier To Stick Around Longer

Daniel Cormier's coach feels his fighter might be convinced to hold off on his retirement plans. Cormier has made it clear in the past that...

Khabib’s Coach Hopes ‘The Eagle’ Listens To His Corner At UFC 229

Khabib Nurmagomedov's coach wants "The Eagle" to listen to his corner at UFC 229. Nurmagmedov has stellar grappling, but often times he fights to prove...

Coach: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson Needs to Happen

Khabib Nurmagomedov's coach wants to see his fighter finally take on Tony Ferguson. This Saturday night (Oct. 6), Nurmagomedov will defend his lightweight title against...

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Coach Says Injury Woes Are Behind Him

Khabib Nurmagomedov's coach believes his fighter's injury issues are in the past. Nurmagomedov is set for the biggest fight of his professional mixed martial arts...

AKA Head Coach Explains How Gym Has Dropped Injury Rate

AKA is known as one of the premiere gyms in the sport of MMA. It certainly has not had any shortage of success or...

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Coach Rips UFC Color Commentator Joe Rogan

Khabib Nurmagomedov's coach Javier Mendez isn't pleased with Joe Rogan's commentary at UFC 223. This past Saturday night (April 7), Nurmagomedov took on Al Iaquinta...

Javier Mendez Says Nurmagomedov’s Weight Issues Were Overblown

Khabib Nurmagomedov's coach is sticking up for his fighter. Next Saturday night (Dec. 30), Nurmagomedov will return to action to meet Edson Barboza on the...

‘We Haven’t Seen The Last of Daniel Cormier’ – Coach Javier Mendez

Daniel Cormier swallowed a bitter pill in his loss to arch rival Jon Jones at UFC 214 last month, sparking rumors that he would...