UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz has ruled the roost since dropping from featherweight down to the 135-pound division, reeling off seven consecutive victories in the lighter weight class. In fact, he has only one loss on his entire professional record, which currently sits at 17-1.

The only fighter to ever defeat him was Urijah Faber when the two met for Faber’s WEC featherweight championship belt.

Cruz’s next defense will be against Faber, who has been busy reinventing himself as a bantamweight fighter after being knocked of his featherweight perch.

They square off in the main event of UFC 132: Cruz vs. Faber on July 2 in Las Vegas.

Check out the UFC’s official UFC 132 extended preview video…

view original article >>

Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Urijah Faber Admits Dominick Cruz Irritates Him; Happy to Settle it in the Cage (Video)

  • 28 days ago
  • 53 views

Urijah Faber discussed his rivalry with Dominick Cruz, noting how, after 10 years, the rivalry has been rather irritating. read news >>

Decisionator? Dominick Cruz only cares whose hand gets raised

  • 29 days ago
  • 1 views

Dominick Cruz isn't concerned with Urijah Faber's digs that he is the "Decsionator". Cruz only cares whose hand gets raised at the end of the their title fight at UFC 199 on Saturday. read news >>

Could Dominick Cruz Go Up to Fight Conor McGregor? (UFC 199 Video)

  • 27 days ago
  • 69 views

If a fight with the likes of Conor McGregor presented itself, would UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz move up in weight to fight outside of his division? read news >>

UFC 199: The Definitive Timeline of the Dominick Cruz-Urijah Faber Beef

  • 27 days ago
  • 23 views

"Check the record, bud." With this titanic and oft-played verbal blast, the hype surrounding Urijah Faber vs. Dominick Cruz III was reignited and running. Not that the machine has a ton of heavy lift read news >>

Insults Fly at UFC 199 Presser: Faber Has T-Rex Arms, but Cruz is a Pervert? (Video)

  • 26 days ago
  • 28 views

Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber took it to the next level with the trash talk at the UFC 199 press conference leading up to their rematch. read news >>

Watch the UFC 199: Rockhold vs. Bisping 2 Weigh-in Streaming Live at 7 PM ET

  • 25 days ago
  • 24 views

Watch the official weigh-in for UFC 199: Rockhold vs Bisping 2 streaming live from The Forum in Los Angeles on Friday at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT. read news >>

The Rebirth of Dominick Cruz

  • 25 days ago
  • 10 views

UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz has been through the wringer. In the past five years, he's suffered four major injuries. After the first round of issues, he spent three years on the shelf. Th read news >>

UFC 199 Q&A with Flyweight Champ Demetrious Johnson Video Replay

  • 25 days ago
  • 8 views

Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson fielded questions from the fans prior to the official UFC 199: Rockhold vs. Bisping 2 weigh-in on Friday at The Forum in Los Angeles. read news >>

UFC 199 Unstoppable Preview: Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber

  • 25 days ago
  • 25 views

Preview UFC 199's co-main event, which features a fight for the bantamweight title. Dominick Cruz will attempt to defend his belt against Urijah Faber. read news >>

UFC 199 Video: Bad Blood – Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber

  • 24 days ago
  • 79 views

Bad Blood will boil over as UFC 199 features an intense match-up between bitter rivals: bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz and former WEC champ Urijah Faber. read news >>