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Cody Gardbrant Claims Urijah Faber May Retire If He Beats Dominick Cruz

At the moment all signs point to a trilogy fight between bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber being the next title fight in the division, and according to his team-mate Cody Gardbrant, if ‘The California Kid’ wins then he might hang up his gloves for good. “If Urijah would be the champion I think […]
Via Fight Of The Night
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz: 'I've proven that I'm the best ever in this weight class'

When Dominick Cruz suffered his first ACL injury in 2012 it came at a time when he had already seemingly wiped out every top contender at 135 pounds while he was rapidly rising up the ranks of the mythical pound-for-pound list in the sport as well.Four years later when Cruz finally reclaimed the bantamweight title with a win over TJ Dillashaw following two more knee surgeries and...
Via Fox Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz Injury Not Serious; Targets Urijah Faber Trilogy Fight

Injury jinxed bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz received some good news this week as it turns out that the foot injury he suffered during his split decision win over TJ Dillashaw at UFC Fight Night 81 last weekend is not as serious as was first thought. Doctors have confirmed that Cruz has a minor tear of […]
Via Fight Of The Night
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Animosity Between Dominick Cruz, TJ Dillashaw Still Present After UFC Fight Night Boston

BOSTON — Much of the build up entering the bantamweight title fight between TJ Dillashaw and Dominick Cruz at UFC Fight Night Boston revolved around the war of words between the fighters. Cruz provided the large majority of the trash talk in the months before the fight, and he backed up his words with a split decision win Sunday night at TD Garden to claim the bantamweight title...
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz, Dana White Not Sure What’s Next For UFC Bantamweight Champ

BOSTON — Dominick Cruz had only reclaimed the UFC bantamweight title for about a half hour before being bombarded with questions about who he will defend his belt against. Cruz defeated TJ Dillashaw by split decision at UFC Fight Night Boston on Sunday night at TD Garden to take back the title that was stripped from him in 2014 because of injury. While experts and fans already...
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz just completed the greatest comeback in UFC history

It's safe to say Dominick Cruz has gone through more setbacks than almost any fighter at the top of the sport has ever had to endure but the culmination of what will likely go down as the greatest comeback in the history of mixed martial arts was completed on Sunday as he returned to defeat TJ Dillashaw and regain the bantamweight title he never actually lost.Cruz has suffered more...
Via Fox Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz Arrives To UFC Media Workout On Crutches (Video)

If you can’t laugh at yourself, then who can you laugh at? Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz (pictured) poked a little fun at his injury prone past by arriving to Friday’s UFC Fight Night 81 media workouts in Boston on a pair of crutches. Cruz had his hoodie pulled over his head as he wobbled his way to the cage, leaving many in the media to wonder what was going...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Headliner Dominick Cruz Pranks Media And Fans At Open Workout Ahead Of UFC Fight Night 81

Dominick Cruz is scheduled to take on reigning bantamweight titleholder T.J. Dillashaw as the main event of UFC Fight Night 81 Sunday night. Cruz is a former champion himself and is expected to give Dillashaw a run for his money--but when he showed up at Friday's open workout on crutches there were a few moments where the media and fans were a little concerned.All became well when...
Via FatManWriting
26 days ago  |  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...
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Injury-Free Dominick Cruz Ready To Take Back UFC Title In Fight Vs. Dillashaw

Over the last 1,500 days, MMA fans have only had a mere glimpse – 61 seconds worth – of the first UFC and final WEC bantamweight champion do what he does best. After a series of injuries derailed his stellar title run and 11-fight win streak, the man known as “The Dominator” stormed the Octagon like a hurricane, scoring a blistering first-round KO of Japanese contender Takeya...
28 days ago  |  Discuss

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