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Dominick Cruz eyeing superfight against Jose Aldo or Conor McGregor

UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz heard TJ Dillashaw's latest call for a rematch, but "The Dominator" is ready to move on from the rematch era of his career and on to bigger and better things.Like superfights with some of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world.After watching UFC 200 shake out, Cruz said that he'd be interested in fighting the biggest names the promotion...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

John Lineker wants a shot at Dominick Cruz, so let him have it

John Lineker wants Dominick Cruz for the bantamweight world title. I say the UFC and Cruz give it to him.Lineker beat former title challenger Michael McDonald by nasty TKO on Wednesday night at UFC Fight Night in South Dakota, and called for a title shot. The former flyweight contender has proven that he can carry his KO power up a class.He's also won five straight fights, more than...
Via Fox Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

John Lineker stops Michael McDonald in one at UFC Fight Night main event

John Lineker was in line for a flyweight title shot before weight issues bumped him up a class. On Wednesday night, the Brazilian showed for certain that he should be considered among the bantamweight title contenders with a KO victory over Michael McDonald at UFC Fight Night in South Dakota."Dominick Cruz, I'm coming for you, baby!" he shouted at the 135-pound champion after his...
Via Fox Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

T.J. Dillashaw To Dominick Cruz: ‘I’m Coming For You’ And My Championship Belt

LAS VEGAS — Don’t call T.J. Dillashaw the former UFC bantamweight champion. Dominick Cruz has the belt, but Dillashaw insists it’s his. And he wants it. “I’m the champion in the bantamweight division. That’s my belt,” Dillashaw, the top-ranked contender, said Saturday night after his unanimous decision win over No. 3 contender Raphael Assuncao at UFC 200. “Cruz knows...
Via NESN.com
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz claims a completely different profession when picking up women

Dominick Cruz isn't going around flaunting to the ladies that he's the best 135-pound fighter in the world. In fact, the two-time champion doesn't even reveal that he's a professional fighter.TMZ caught Cruz on the streets of L.A., where the 31-year-old said that he claims a much less dangerous (albeit more boring) profession when trying to pick up women."I try not to tell them,...
Via Fox Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz to bantamweight challengers: ‘Bring it’

During last night’s UFC 199 pay-per-view, UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz ended his near-decade long feud with Urijah Faber by winning the rubber match against his rival by unanimous decision. It didn’t take long for reporters to ask him about his next challenger. During the post-fight press conference, Cruz was asked about his next potential opponent, namely Faber’s...
Via Campus Sports Net
June 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz challenges UFC bantamweights to 'bring it'

Shortly after settling his near 10-year feud with Urijah Faber and making his first successful title defense of his second UFC championship run, bantamweight king Dominick Cruz was already being asked about another up-and-coming challenger to his belt.The question was about Faber's teammate and seventh-ranked bantamweight Cody Garbrandt. And while Cruz largely brushed the suggestion...
Via Fox Sports
June 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz Focuses On Wins Instead Of Creating Buzz With Trash Talk Or Knockouts

For most UFC fighters, the rise to infamy comes from a highlight reel featuring signature knockouts or submissions. Conor McGregor’s trash talk or Ronda Rousey’s finishes become viral sensations that help grow their brand. Referred to as the “Decisionator” by longtime foe and UFC 199 opponent Urijah Faber, Dominick Cruz isn’t a knockout artist who creates social media buzz...
Via NESN.com
June 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz Fully Condfident In Health of Knees Entering UFC Title Fight

BOSTON — A UFC fighter recovering from an ACL injury once is hard enough. Dominick Cruz has done it three times. Cruz, who didn’t fight in 2012 or 2013 because of injuries, was forced to vacate the UFC bantamweight title in 2014 when injuries prevented him from being able to defend the belt inside the octagon. He returned in September of that year to fight Takeya Mizugki...
Via NESN.com
January 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Full Fight Alert: Cruz ‘dominates’ Mizugaki in his long awaited return

When Dominick Cruz returned to the octagon this past Saturday night it was nearly three years to the day since we last saw him dominate then bantamweight #1 contender Demetrious Johnson for 25 full minutes. A lot has changed since that night. The bout headlined a free T.V. card on a channel once name as Versus, which has now been rebranded as NBCSN and is the home to WSOF. The man...
Via Fight Booth
September 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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