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Daniel Cormier will make his light heavyweight debut at UFC 170 on Feb. 22 against Patrick Cummins. Take a look back at his UFC on Fox 7 win over former heavyweight titleholder Frank Mir.
LAS VEGAS – "That was harder than I remembered," Daniel Cormier said, wiping away his sweat just moments after taking off his wrestling shoes for the last time. Cormier wrestled against three-time All American Chris Pendleton at the UFC Fan Expo on Saturday. And it was a fond farewell to the sport that he excelled in through his college days at Oklahoma State and into the Olympics. After getting his hand raised with a 12-5 victory, he left his shoes on the mat. It was a gesture of goodbye."I did more
That's a wrestling wrap.
Daniel Cormier tied a ribbon around his prestigious amateur wrestling career earlier this afternoon, defeating former Oklahoma State University (OSU) teammate, Chris Pendleton, in an exhibition match at UFC's "Fan Expo" in Las Vegas, Nevada.
"DC" went down early (0-3), but the U.S. freestyle wrestling team captain (2008) stormed back to record a dominant win on points (12-5).
He summed up the experience in a post-match interview with MMAFighting.com: "I didn’t get to wre more
This past Saturday's (July 5, 2014) featured Daniel Cormier's final wrestling match, a win over the highly regarded Chris Pendleton. Bloody Elbow presents video of the match.
At the UFC fan expo before UFC 175, UFC light heavyweight contender and two-time Olympian Daniel Cormier beat Chris Pendleton in a freestyle wrestling match, 12-5.
For those unfamiliar with Pendleton, he achieved NCAA Division I All-American status three times (third, first and first at nationals), winning two NCAA champion more
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Well, it looks like round 1 of Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier is already in the books, and it’s the champion who laid out the first assault.Filed under: News, UFC more
Jon Jones has been known to behave in a passive-aggressive manner on social media.
And according to his new Sept. 27 foe, Daniel Cormier, the UFC light heavyweight champion appears to have struck again.
Cormier, who was just announced as a replacement for Alexander Gustafsson in the main event of UFC 178 in Las Vegas, made his first public comments on the fight on Wednesday's edition of UFC Tonight.
And according to the unbeaten former Strikeforce tourney winner, Jones left him some choice words more
Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier are set to face off for the title, and they let their own daughters start the smack talk for them.
Alexander Gustafsson had an unfortunate knee injury that forced him out of his much anticipated rematch against Jon Jones, leading to Daniel Cormier stepping in for a title shot. The smack talk between the two has started, but this time, it was led by their adorable daughters. Check it out below: I just talked to @dc_mma on the phone and his little daughter was screamin more