UFC TITLE CONTENDER DANIEL CORMIER DISCUSSES TRAINING FOR JON JONES FIGHT ON AXS TV’S ‘INSIDE MMA’

UFC TITLE CONTENDER DANIEL CORMIER DISCUSSES TRAINING FOR JON JONES FIGHT ON AXS TV’S ‘INSIDE MMA’

Plus, UFC Fighter Tyron Woodley Gives a Personal Tour of His Hometown Ferguson, Missouri; UFC Fighter Joe Riggs Discusses His Gunshot Accident and Return to the Cage and Video Highlights from ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 21’

LOS ANGELES – December 5, 2014 – UFC light heavyweight title contender Daniel Cormier joined AXS TV’s INSIDE MMA tonight to discuss his upcoming battle with current champion Jon Jones. During the interview with series hosts Kenny Rice and Bas Rutten, Cormier discussed how he is training to face Jones and how he plans to approach the title fight among other subjects.  Cormier’s full interview is available here: http://bit.ly/1AzUSnb

Other highlights from tonight’s show include:

UFC fighter and Ferguson, Missouri native Tyron Woodley gives INSIDE MMA correspondent Ron Kruck a personalized tour of his hometown and visits locations affected by riots: http://bit.ly/1AzUHs2

UFC fighter Joe Riggs details his near-fatal gunshot accident and road back to the cage before his upcoming UFC fight December 13: http://bit.ly/1G28jzo

Earlier tonight, Mehdi Bagdad (11-3) defeated Zach Juusola (10-3) via TKO in the fourth round for the RFA lightweight title on AXS TV FIGHTS: RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 21 live from The Hangar at the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa, California. AXS TV FIGHTS commentators Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello break down the action in the official highlight video here: http://bit.ly/1vpb4CT

Official results from AXS TV FIGHTS: RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 21 are as follows:

  • Lightweight title fight: Mehdi Baghdad (11-3) defeats Zach Juusola (10-3) via TKO at 2:47 minutes in the fourth round.
  • Bantamweight fight: Joe Murphy (8-1) defeats Bruno Frazatto (6-2) via TKO at 2:59 minutes in the first round.
  • Heavyweight fight: Chase Gormley (11-4) defeats Dale Sopi (6-1) via decision (unanimous).
  • Middleweight fight: Francisco France (11-3-1) defeats Mikey Gomez (17-11) via submission (arm triangle choke) at 1:43 minutes in the first round.
  • Featherweight fight: Sam Toomer (9-0, 1 NC) defeats Altair Alencar (7-3) via decision (majority).
  • Catchweight fight (190 pounds): Khalil Rountree (2-0) defeats Blake Troop (2-2) via knockout at 0:39 minutes in the first round.

For the next four weeks AXS TV FIGHTS looks back at another hard-hitting year of MMA and Muay Thai when the network features “best of” specials from Resurrection Fighting Alliance on December 12, Legacy Fighting Championship on December 19 and LION FIGHT Muay Thai on December 26, followed by “Best of AXS TV FIGHTS 2014” on January 2.

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