By: Sammy Hurwitz
During the UFC Brisbane prefight show, an exciting new fight was announced. UFC veteran Rashad Evans is set to welcome Daniel Cormier to the light heavyweight division, in the main event for UFC 170 on February 22nd at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.
Evans is coming off a dominant TKO victory over Chael Sonnen, in what was widely being described as a perfect fight...
The UFC's worst kept secret is no longer a secret.
Rashad Evans announced Friday night on FOX Sports 2 that his long rumored fight with Daniel Cormier is a done deal -- it'll be the five-round main event of UFC 170 on Feb. 22 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.
Cormier (13-0), who just signed a new UFC deal , will be making his highly anticipated light heavyweight debut after...
'Suga' told viewers on FOX Sports 2 on Friday night that his
long-rumored bout with Daniel Cormier is a done deal -- and
itâll come in the main event of UFC 170 in Las
For the second time in as many fights, former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans (pictured) will face a fellow Fox Sports broadcast partner. During Friday’s UFC Fight Night 33 pre-fight show on Fox Sports 2, Evans announced he’ll welcome Daniel Cormier to the 205-pound division at UFC 170.
The February 22 event takes place inside Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas...
Daniel Cormier, just weeks removed from his second UFC fight where he defeated Roy Nelson at UFC 166, has inked a new deal with the promotion and now he's eyeing his light heavyweight debut in 2014.
The two-time Olympian confirmed the signing with UFC Tonight's Ariel Helwani, but wasn't able to state how many fights the new contract covered. Sources later stated that...
Daniel Cormier and his two kids take advantage of the one day a year you are encouraged to eat until you pass out!
Kenny Florian and Daniel Cormier get ready for UFC Tonight
Cain Velasquez killing a suit
Louisiana native Daniel Cormier spends some time at the New Orleans Saints facilities and while there gets to snap a picture with their star player Drew Brees. DC is an unbelievable athlete, I wonder how he would have fared if he chose to pursue football over wrestling.
Cain Velasquez and Daniel Cormier enjoy some family time at Disneyland
Carlos Condit hits the weights
UFC POSTFIGHT SHOW ON FOX SPORTS 2 Analyst Daniel Cormier on Machida beating Munoz: “Mark was on the outside and he was not sure what to do. He only tried one takedown. That was his key to winning the fight, but he only tried one time. Machida took away is game plan.” Cormier on how Machida […]
...and just like that, Cain Velasquez is on an island all alone. The days and weeks leading up to ‘Velasquez vs Dos Santos III’ has shown the UFC marketing machine at full power. Now that we have been spared from hearing how Mexican Cain is every solitary second on their Primetime shows to appeal to the Chicano fan base, the UFC decided to force feed us their new angle; UFC 166...
After winning their big fights this past weekend the AKA teammates take their families to Disneyland to celebrate. Must be nice for both these fighters to finally be able to spend quality time with their wife/girlfriend and children after spending the last few months in training camp.
Daniel Cormier’s son running wild
Junior’s face at the hospital after UFC 166
Now that fight camp is over and DC won his bout against Big Country it is family time for the former Olympian.
Daniel Cormier is infatuated with Cain Velasquez
Former Olympian Daniel Cormier and his little man
Wrestlers never pick against wrestlers. Especially, one they went to college with.
There's a brotherhood among wrestlers that's thicker than blood. And, 2x US Olympic freestyle wrestler turned undefeated UFC heavyweight Daniel Cormier exhibits that by picking "The Filipino Wrecking Machine" Mark Munoz to win against former UFC light-heavyweight champ Lyoto "...
Former Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix champion Daniel Cormier (pictured) has promised to move to the UFC light heavyweight division for his next fight. While UFC president Dana White was far more impressed with Cormier’s sophomore showing in the UFC than in his big league debut, White isn’t sure how well the wrestler-turned-slugger will fare in the lighter weight class....
Munoz vs Machida predictions Daniel Cormier and Kenny Florian predict the winner of the middleweight bout between Lyoto and Mark.
The UFC World Podcast with Gareth A Davies is now out... Episode No 11.
We go 'beserker' with six of the best guests, who join the UFC World Podcast this week: Daniel Cormier, Gil Melendez, Garry Cook, Brad Pickett as in-studio guest, Jake Shields and Luke Rockhold.
From the spoils: Daniel Cormier says he'll fight whoever they put in front of him at light-heavyweight...
UFC 166 took place this Saturday night in Houston, Texas with Cain Velasquez defeating Junior Dos Santos in the trilogy fight to retain the UFC heavyweight title in the main event.
BetweenTheRopes.com requested and was able to receive the post-fight medical suspensions from the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.
Their were three fighters who received indefinite suspensions...
The light heavyweight division will welcome a new contender now that Daniel Cormier has competed for the last time as a heavyweight in a winning effort over Roy Nelson at UFC 166.
Cormier was already in the process of dropping weight when he fought the former Ultimate Fighter winner, coming in at a slim and trim 224 pounds while making the move down to 205.
UFC president Dana White...
It’s time. It’s time that DC moved to the light heavyweight division, as for years he and Cain Velasquez have insisted that they will never fight each other, and with a win Saturday over Roy Nelson and JDS respectively, they inch ever closer to that fight.
But it won’t happen. No, no, no.
Cormier may not be getting his instant light heavyweight title shot for defeating Roy...
UFC 166: Nelson vs. Cormier Highlights of Daniel Cormier’s win via unanimous decision over Roy Nelson.
Daniel Cormier on fighting Roy Nelson: “Roy was a little more passive in the fight, I think because of my wrestling. He was pretty good at defending my takedowns, so I had to mix it up and really use some high level wrestling. Once I got him down, he was really slippery.” Cormier on if […]
Daniel Cormier (pictured) was a significant odds-on favorite to dispose of Roy Nelson at UFC 166, and he certainly proved the Gambling Gods true on Saturday night.
A trimmed-down Cormier did pretty much anything he wanted to Nelson, except finish him. Cormier constantly beat “Big Country” to the punch, took him down whenever he felt like it and ultimately scored a lopsided (30...
Two-time Olympian Daniel Cormier is on his way to the light heavyweight division, but before he arrives he made one last stop at heavyweight where he soundly defeated Roy Nelson on Saturday night.
A wrestler by nature, Cormier came out and immediately put the pressure on Nelson to try and stop his takedowns. The Oklahoma State alum was able to put Nelson down in the first round...
Daniel Cormier is ready to take on Roy ‘Big Country’ Nelson in tonight’s co-main event. Always nice to have the support of your family like DC does. Good luck tonight to both Daniel and Roy!
Luke Rockhold enjoys a night out in San Diego
Big Country does pre fight promotion
This pick 'em is a special one folks. Along with the regulars: Reno, Shoman, Wolff and the returning champion Mr. Sheehan himself, we have a long time friend making her triumphant return. Ladies and gentleman, please welcome Erin Tierney back to the HOV pick 'em bonanza!
Check out the full pick 'em below. If you missed our preliminary picks for UFC 166 you can find those here...
It's the much anticipated conclusion of "BEARDGATE 2013".
In an unusual turn of events, UFC 166's co-main event grudge match between heavyweights Daniel Cormier and Roy Nelson, which has been fueled by a lot of trash talk, were quite cordial with one another while being dual-interviewed by Ariel Helwani. Obviously, the most urgent topic needed to be discussed...