Pat Cummins’ UFC debut was against Daniel Cormier on eight days notice. That was his debut. Now Cormier is the champ and Pat is back in the real world where he’s trying to work his way up the light heavyweight ladder. Pat was a guest on Thursday’s edition of The Fighter and The Kid podcast. He … Read more
The UFC 170 PPV event took place on Saturday night with UFC women’s bantamweight Ronda Rousey defending her title against Sara McMann in the main event. Also, Daniel Cormier made a successful transition to the light heavyweight champion with a one sided beatdown of former training partner Pat Cummins.
You would think when someone gets the call to make their UFC debut on short notice that they would be nervous and quiet. Not Pat Cummins. He’s already started making the media rounds as well as throwing out some Twitter insults to his UFC 170 opponent. Daniel Cormier seems to have had a fire lit under him with Cummins actions and has been more vocal than maybe we’ve ever seen him. Great way to spark some interest in the fight.
TJ Thompson, the smartest man with the smallest say in Elite XC, will try to get back on the right track with ProElite 3 in Honolulu. The main event is odd matchmaking at its best, but this round of the heavyweight tournament should be a little bit more interesting. Plus, undefeated former Olympian Sara McMann takes on Strikeforce veteran Hitomi Akano. The main card airs live on HDNet on Saturday night at 10 p.m. ET.