The Daniel Cormier and Patrick Cummins fight is only a week away, but it seems like it’s years in the making. Confuse, let me break it down for you :
Patrick Cummins was working at a coffee shop this time a week ago, he had 4 pro fights and was on the wrong side of 30-years-old. Cormier was primed to make his light heavyweight debut against a former champion, until Rashad Evans got hurt and had to pull out of the fight.
The UFC came a knockin’ at Cummins’ door, he gets fired from his coffeeshop job, then we get this absolutely wild interview on FOX:
So, Cummins made Cormier cry? What? Well, it’s actually true, and Daniel Cormier, being the nice, accessible guy that he is came clean for Shootmedia:
“This was around 2004. I lost my daughter in 2003, so I was having a whole bunch of personal issues,” Cormier told Shoot Media. “I called my head coach at the time, and I told him the story Pat (has been telling). And he was like, ‘That’s not what happened. What is he talking about? He’s ...