It’s time to grind again! I fight Daniel Cormier @dc_mma in Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Feb 22nd! DC is my brother but we got to get this work!#teamthirsty photo by @ryanloco
Former Olympian Daniel Cormier and Rashad Evans have been booked to headline UFC 170! This will be a big test for Cormier against the former champion as he makes his way down to 205lbs for the first time. How do you all think this fight will go???
The Cormier family in a serious food coma
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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...
'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
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
Long before Daniel Cormier and "King" Mo Lawal were aspiring mixed martial artists, the pair of future champions were already friends after both attending Oklahoma State as part of the wrestling program.
Cormier and Lawal remained friends after college, and in 2009 while both were learning the craft of fighting they decided to form a new bond called 'Team Thirsty&...
At one time it seemed that Daniel Cormier would head straight from Roy Nelson to a light-heavyweight title shot as long as he could emerge with a win at UFC 166 . That's no longer the case, with things complicated by all of the recent developments at 205. Interestingly, that may also affect Nelson as well. After years of hearing calls to move down to light-heavyweight, now he...
In a world built around measurements, athletic accomplishments are always judged more by subjective opinion more than actual facts. It's easy to look at an NFL game and say that a team is 10 yards from a touchdown or inches away from a first down. It's much harder, however, to compare one team's season versus another and declare which was more successful.
In the sport...
5'10" 230 lbs (Heavyweight)
71" reach, Orthodox
May 24, 1979
11-0 (UFC: 0-0)
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The fast track to receiving a UFC light heavyweight championship is now clear. The less you fight in the division, the better chance you have of being named number one contender.