Former 2x all American, US National and undefeated fighter, Patrick Cummings will face the Undefeated Daniel Cormier. — Dana White (@danawhite) February 13, 2014
Patrick Cummins is a two time national champion in wrestling and is undefeated, just like Daniel Cormier, in MMA. Cummins is 4-0 and hasn’t fought since May of last year. He has won all of his fights in the first round with a pair of submissions to go along with a pair of TKO’s. According to Sherdog.com he trains at Reign MMA and Kings MMA. Cummins will welcome Daniel Cormier to the light heavyweight division.
I applaud Dana White and the UFC for getting Cormier a fight. That is awesome considering the work and preparation that he has put into this camp. Patrick Cummins may not be Rashad Evans but we have a bout! That being said, why would you sign a guy with little experience and less than a week to get ready for what could be one of the top 205 pounders? For all of your UFC 170 news stay close to ProMMAnow (www.prommanow.com)