Dominick Cruz Makes A New Friend

Dominick Cruz has been spending some time back in his native Arizona and while there makes sure to snap a picture with his new buddy! I bet this guy has some awesome stories to tell. All the best to Cruz!  Dominick Cruz rehabs his leg Watch all fighter video blogs at
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Dominick Cruz Enjoys The Outdoors

Can’t imagine what this last month has been like for the one time bantamweight champ as he’s been on the sidelines for two years with injuries.  Cruz has definitely stayed out of the limelight as he dealt with his latest set back, a torn groin just three weeks before he was scheduled bout with Renan Barao.  This is the first time he has been back on social media since the injury...
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February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz Injured Again, Forced Out Of Barao Fight

In what can’t really be called breaking news, but another continuance, UFC Bantamweight Champion Dominick Cruz injured again, and was forced by Zuffa to vacate the title. Cruz, who has been out of action with different injuries, one of which was a brutally torn ACL, hasn’t fought inside of the octagon since October of 2011. [RELATED: VIDEO: Anderson Silva Breaks Leg At UFC 168...
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January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz Out of UFC 169 Bout, Relinquishes UFC Bantamweight Title

Dominick Cruz is a fighter who is not only cursed by the injury bug, but now seems to be eternally trapped by it. Up until a few years ago, Cruz was one of the better pound-for-pound fighters in MMA and was doing a great part to help establish UFC‘s bantamweight division while being its champion. All of that ended today. Dana White made the announcement today on ESPN SportsCenter...
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January 06, 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...
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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...
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August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Sherdog Interviews Injured Champ Dominick Cruz

UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz has had some tough luck as of late having to go through back to back knee surgeries that will ultimately keep him out of competition for two years.  Cruz is in the prime of his career and is missing out on big fights and big paydays because of his injuries.  However, if we have learned anything about Cruz it is that he has an iron will that...
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April 01, 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 ‘has done a phenomenal job’ and will stay on as TUF 15 coach

In case you were abducted by aliens or drank too much last weekend and don’t remember what happened on Monday, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Bantamweight Champion Dominick Cruz blew out his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), forcing him to withdraw from his upcoming UFC 148 title defense against arch nemesis and opposing Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 15: “Live” coach Urijah...
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May 09, 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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