- 3 months ago
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Despite all of their past drama, even Daniel Cormier can admit that fans are witnessing a rare, once-in-a-lifetime kind of talent every time Jon Jones steps into the Octagon.
For the most part, the former Olympian has maintained a relatively objective view of the UFC light heavyweight champ. Back in August 2013, he told MMA Fighting that he only praises Jones’ fighting ability and the things he’s accomplished, not his personality.
There was once again plenty of praise to go around on Saturday ni read news >>
- 26 days ago
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New Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight No. 1 contender Daniel Cormier (because of this) talks about his last sparring session with longtime training partner and UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez (1:20 mark), which threw him for a loop because Velasquez was trying to emulate Jon Jones -- complete with side kick to the knee. "DC" told him to pump the brakes on that (for now) because they're still nine weeks out from UFC 178, where Cormier will attempt to break "Bones" for read news >>
- a year ago
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If Chael Sonnen beats UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones at UFC 159 on Saturday in New Jersey it will “hands down, without a doubt” be the biggest upset in UFC history. read news >>
The lead-up to the Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier fight on January 3, 2014, just keeps getting better.
After Bones laughed about Cormier's fourth-place finish in the 2004 Olympics as a member of the U.S. wrestling team, Cormier fired back: Saw Jones on @jimmykimmel clowning me for 4th in the OLYMPICS. This morning I can across this little nugget :) #dummy pic.twitter.com/ukWigHeYLj
— Daniel Cormier (@dc_mma) August 20, 2014 Here's the video of Bones and Jimmy Kimmel poking fun at Cormier's Olympic read news >>
- 16 hours ago
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Another day, another shot fired in the always-entertaining Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier rivalry.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Because Olympics > High School.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight titleholder Jon Jones was bagging on UFC 182 opponent Daniel Cormier, because "DC" was unable to medal at the Olympics, coming in fourth place as captain of the United States wrestling squad.
See "Bones" yucking it up with Jimmy Kimmel here.
But as the former heavyweight argues, it was a lot better than what "Bones" was able to accomplish.
From Twitter: Saw Jones on @jimmykimmel clowning me for 4th in the OLYM read news >>
On Aug. 12, Jon Jones poured a huge bucket of ice water on the MMA community when he pulled out of his UFC 178 grudge match with Daniel Cormier. Unfortunately, no associated charity dollars appear to be forthcoming. Only sadness.
This was supposed to be the biggest fight of 2014. Easy. The best fighter in the world in Jones against arguably one of the top light heavyweights on earth with the bona fides to beat him. Also, they really, really don't like each other, as evidenced by the constant tra read news >>
Dana White is apologetic for the UFC’s role in the pre-fight brawl between light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier that took place two weeks ago. read news >>
Let the healing begin. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight Champion, Jon Jones, took to his Instagram account to announce that he underwent successful surgery yesterday (Thurs., Aug. 14, 2014) to repair a bum knee.
Check it out: That beard tho!
"Bones" had to go under the knife after a sparring session with "The Reem" down at Jackson-Winkeljon Mixed Martial Arts resulted in a torn meniscus.
No, it wasn't intentional, it was accident, according to head trainer, Greg Jackson.
As read news >>
UFC president Dana White was noticeably absent for the brawl between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier in the lobby of the MGM Grand last week.
With White on vacation in Bora Bora, UFC PR director Dave Sholler took over his boss' usual role as the person who squares the fighters off for photos, and, well, you know what happened by now.
White is back from his vacation, and he spoke at length about the brawl between the UFC light heavyweight champion and his undefeated challenger. And as you might expe read news >>
Unlike Alexander Gustafsson and Jon Jones, Daniel Cormier says he will not undergo surgery to correct his knee issues and will instead let it heal through rehab. But will that gamble come back and bite Daniel, as well as UFC, in the end? read news >>