There was quite a few questionable calls at UFC Vegas 55. The judges’ scorecards from a few fights on the card caused an uproar, especially in the main event. Ketlen Vieira would win the headliner by split decision, but many believed Holm should have be the victor. The same goes for Santiago Ponzinibbio who lost to Michel Pereira and also Eryk Anders who lost against Jun Yong Park.
Daniel Cormier shocked by Dustin Poirier agreeing to fight Colby Covington; “Dude is an absolute fighter”
Former dual-weight UFC champion Daniel Cormier is surprised that Dustin Poirier is agreeing to fight Colby Covington. Following his victory over Jorge Masvidal at UFC 272, Covington called out Poirier. The two have a history as former training partners and friends, but it would be hard to tell. During his callout, ‘Chaos’ took aim at Poirier’s wife and child.
Daniel Cormier believes there’s one scenario that could lure his American Kickboxing Academy (AKA) teammate Khabib Nurmagomedov out of retirement. Cormier recently discussed the topic on a new episode of DC & RC, suggesting that, if money isn’t enough to get Khabib back, perhaps defending a friend’s honor is. A potential lightweight title fight between Charles Oliveira and Islam Makhachev is very much a possibility.
Tony Ferguson reacts to Joe Rogan and Daniel Cormier “bagging” on him during UFC commentary: “I’m the only person that told Joe ‘no’ for his podcast”
Tony Ferguson has reacted to Joe Rogan and Daniel Cormier “bagging” on him during their UFC commentaries. Apparently Ferguson is not impressed with either commentator. Tony Ferguson (26-7 MMA) recently competed against Michael Chandler (23-7 MMA) on May 7th at UFC 274 . ‘El Cucuy’ was brutally knocked out by a front kick from Chandler in the second round. It was to be Ferguson’s fourth straight defeat.
Daniel Cormier has fired back at Tony Ferguson for alleged drug use. Cormier believes Ferguson’s troubles stem from his problem with Khabib Nurmagomedov. Earlier this month, Tony Ferguson fired shots at the former two-division champion Daniel Cormier. ‘El Cucuy’ alleged drug use in a series of tweets targeting Cormier. While the two went back and forth online, Cormier has now issued a proper response to Ferguson.
Tony Ferguson has been surprisingly vocal following his brutal UFC 274 front kick knockout loss to Michael Chandler. Whether he’s speaking about his fighting future or calling out doubters, “El Cucuy” is pulling no punches. Among the more odd interactions that the always-unique Ferguson has had in...
Daniel Cormier thinks Tony Ferguson should go away for a little bit after his recent knockout loss. Both Cormier and Ferguson have been exchanging words through social media with one another the past few weeks. It all started ahead of UFC 274 when Ferguson mocked Cormier’s “towelgate” weigh-in after Charles Oliveira missed weight.
Daniel Cormier ponders if Khabib Nurmagomdov would return if Islam Makchaev loses to Charles Oliveira: “Is defending his friend’s honor enough?”
Daniel Cormier has given his thoughts on Khabib Nurmagomedov possibly coming out of retirement to fight Charles Oliveira. ‘The Eagle’ retired following his win over Justin Gaethje in October 2020. Despite his retirement, the UFC did its best to try and lure him back into fighting. However, the attempts all failed, and Nurmagomedov vacated the lightweight title in 2021.
Tony Ferguson has finally reacted to his recent online beef with both Conor McGregor and Daniel Cormier. Over the past week, Tony Ferguson and Conor McGregor have once again began jawing off at one another. It all started on fight week leading up to UFC 274. Ferguson criticized the UFC promotion and president Dana White. This led to some comments from McGregor, who took aim at “El Cucuy” for his comments.
The next installment of the transformative mixed martial arts program formerly known as Wimp2Warrior is set for the end of May, and a few familiar faces will be at the helm. Daniel Cormier, Gilbert Melendez and Jessica-Rose Clark are among those who will serve as head coaches for what is now called Alta’s “Warrior Training Program,” a 20-week journey that begins with basics of the sport and ends with a three-round amateur MMA bout against someone from the program.
Daniel Cormier and Tony Ferguson continue to trade shots on social media: “Lay off the yay buddy, not a good look”
Tony Ferguson and Daniel Cormier continue to trade shots at one another as their strange social media rivalry continues. Last Saturday night at UFC 274, Tony Ferguson returned to the Octagon for a big lightweight showdown against Michael Chandler. While he did manage to have some success in the first round, Ferguson was caught with an incredible kick from Chandler that put his lights out and condemned him to his fourth straight defeat.
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After a brutal knockout loss to Michael Chandler at UFC 273 (watch it in super slow-mo), it’s not exactly clear where Tony Ferguson goes from here. The Lightweight great won 12 in a row before his current losing streak, which has seen him loss four straight in violent fashion. While UFC President Dana White has said Ferguson’s position on the roster is safe, “El Cucuy” doesn’t have a clear path forward.
Morning Report: Daniel Cormier thinks Michael Chandler is the right opponent for Nate Diaz: ‘I think this is the best matchup for Nate’
Daniel Cormier believes that Nate Diaz may have finally found the perfect opponent for his final UFC fight. This past weekend, Michael Chandler stole the show, turning in a Knockout of the Year contender when he flatlined Tony Ferguson with a front kick at UFC 274. Following his win, Chandler called for a fight with Charles Oliveira or Conor McGregor, but it was the man who called him out that got Chandler’s attention. On Tuesday, Nate Diaz took to Twitter where he told the UFC to send him a contract to fight Chandler, something Chandler was quick to run with as well. And for soon-to-be UFC Hall of Famer Daniel Cormier, it was the exact right callout for Diaz.
Daniel Cormier Fires Back At Tony Ferguson For “Towelgate” And “Cocaine” Comments, ‘El Cucuy’ Responds
Daniel Cormier has fired back at Tony Ferguson’s recent shots against him. Recently, Ferguson took to Twitter to fire a shot at Daniel Cormier’s infamous “Towelgate” weigh-in. Ferguson gave it as an example of “how not to make weight.” Cormier then offered up a response with the following.
Daniel Cormier responds to “towel gate” criticism from Tony Ferguson: “Tuck your head in a hole somewhere”
Daniel Cormier has sent a stern message to Tony Ferguson after he criticized him on social media. Ferguson took to social media on Wednesday to say Daniel Cormier should’ve been stripped of his light heavyweight title at UFC 210. Cormier missed weight on his first attempt but quickly re-weighed in and appeared to hold the towel to make the weight.
Daniel Cormier has opened up about the Cain Velasquez situation. Cormier was just starting his professional mixed martial arts career in late 2010, when Velasquez was the UFC heavyweight champion. The two became good friends and training partners at American Kickboxing Academy (AKA). It was last Saturday at UFC 274...
It appears Tony Ferguson is not a fan of Charles Oliveira getting stripped of the lightweight title. Oliveira was stripped of the 155-pound strap after coming in .5 pounds over the weight limit. Rather than a title defense, his win over Justin Gaethje at UFC 274 this past weekend made him the number one contender instead.