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UFC 178: So far so good

On the heels of what may have been one of the most memorable fight cards in UFC, scratch that, MMA history, the biggest fight organization in the world has decided to follow that up by stacking the UFC 178 fight card with big rematches, bigger comebacks and bad blood. Though UFC 178 is still a couple months away on September 27, it is already turning out to be a card with many intriguing...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz And Justin Lawrence Work Out At Alliance

The one and only Dominick Cruz works out with fellow Alliance member and TUF veteran Justin Lawrence! Cannot wait to see Dom back in the cage, it has been way too long. Dominick Cruz gets some training in at Alliance Watch all fighter video blogs at
Via Tito Couture
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Cat Zingano draws Amanda Nunes for UFC 178 return bout

A couple of days ago, UFC officials announced that Dominick Cruz would be making his return to the octagon after an extended layoff to take on Takeya Mizugaki at UFC 178. Earlier today, Yahoo! Sports writer Kevin Iole confirmed that Cat Zingano will also be making her return at the very same event on September 27th in Las Vegas against ‘The Lioness’ herself, Amanda Nunes. It’ll...
Via Fight Booth
15 days ago  |  Discuss

A Bantamweight Staredown At The Fan Expo

I’m sure both these men were friendly towards one another at the Fan Expo this week but they know that a fight is destined to happen.  Cruz has been on the sidelines for two years dealing with injuries but he never lost that title and until he is beaten some people will think he is the best in the world.  That is a title that Dillashaw proudly wears, and has earned, and there...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz Gets Some Work In At Alliance MMA

Always good to see the champ getting some training in at Alliance MMA in San Diego. One thing is for sure, if he is getting some grappling work with Neil Melanson there is no doubt he is improving! Cannot wait to see Dom back in the cage, I have a feeling if there is anybody that doubts he can make a strong comeback they will surely be proven wrong! Dominick Cruz in the gym with...
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June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz In The Gym With His Training Partners

 It’s been a long road to recovery for former bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz with multiple set backs but there is no doubt he will return to the Octagon, and hopefully it can be sooner rather than later.  He has a great team around him and Coach Eric Del Fierro has said that they are going to ease Cruz back into form, giving his body a chance to heal 100%.  Cannot wait...
Via Tito Couture
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

The Dominick Cruz rule

October 1, 2013 marked exactly two years since UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz stepped foot in the Octagon for a title defense. On that night 24 months ago, Cruz beat future flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson by unanimous decision to retain his belt in his second successful title defense since moving to the UFC from the WEC. Unfortunately while preparing for a fight...
Via Fox Sports
October 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz opens up, talks about possibly returning in 2014.

Dominick Cruz will be out for almost two years by the time he comes back from his multiple knee surgeries. In sports, that’s a long, long time. In MMA, that may as well be forever. But Dominick remains the UFC bantamweight champ, a title he’s held since coming over to the UFC with the WEC belt. If all goes well, and his knee doesn’t slowly turn into a zombie, it looks like...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz Posts Picture of Knee Following Surgery

The good news for reigning UFC bantamweight king Dominick Cruz, he underwent successful surgery to repair the torn ACL in his left knee. The bad news for “The Dominator,” Wednesday’s operation could have him sidelined for as long as 6-to-9 months. Cruz hasn’t defended his throne since posting a unanimous decision win over Demetrious Johnson in October 2011. The 26-year...
June 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz tears ACL

A rumor has surfaced that Dominick Cruz has torn his ACL and will not be fighting Urijia Faber. The story is first reported by and they stated he is most likely out of the bout. A standard ACL rehab will take 7 to 9 months and with 3 month training camp, Cruz could be [...]
May 07, 2012  |  Discuss
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