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Daniel Cormier

Daniel Cormier

Daniel Cormier is inarguably one of the greatest mixed martial artist to ever step foot inside the octagon. A seasoned wrestler, and a veteran of the sport, Cormier’s achievements inside the octagon are unparalleled in the light-heavyweight and heavyweight division. He is the only fighter in the history of MMA to have defended the championship belt in both the ight heavyweight and heavyweight division, while simultaneously holding the gold.

Cormier is one of the four fighters in the history of UFC, to hold championship belts across two division simultaneously, and the only one alongside Henry Cejudo to successfully defend both the belts. He is also a NCAA Division 1 champion, and a former Olympic athlete who represented United States of America in the 2008 Olympics.

BornDaniel Ryan Cormier
March 20, 1979 
Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.
Nickname(s)DC
NationalityAmerican
Height5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight236.5 lb (107.3 kg; 16.89 st)
Age41 years old
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseSalina Deleon
EndorsementSan Jose, California, U.S.
Net Worth$6 Million
Record

Total: 25

Wins: 22

Losses: 2

No Result: 1

SponsorsUFC, AKA, metro PCS, Reebok, Monster Energy
Years active2009–present (MMA)

 

Daniel Cormier’s legacy is one that will go down in history as one of the most prolific careers in the history of mixed martial arts. With notable victories over Stipe Miocic, Derrick Lewis, Anthony Johnson, Dan Henderson, and Anderson Silva, Cormier has dominated the division throughout his career. Daniel Cormier will take on Stipe Miocic in a trilogy bout for the UFC Heavyweight championship at UFC 252. Cormier has stated that he plans to retire after the fight, and one would hope that he does so in winning ways.

Daniel Cormier Net Worth

Daniel Cormier has competed in multiple championship fights throughout his career. He has also been awarded numerous “Fight of the Night” and “Performance of the Night” honors, with a wide following in the MMA world. Cormier also works as an analyst for ESPN, and UFC and has played a pivotal role as a commentator.

Daniel Cormier is valued at $6 million, while the number may vary, it’ safe to assume that the former dual champion will pocket a huge pay when he faces Stipe Miocic for the UFC Heavyweight championship belt at UFC 252.

Daniel Cormier Records/Stats

Res.RecordOpponentMethodEventDateRoundTime
Loss22–2 (1)Stipe MiocicTKO (punches)UFC 241August 17, 20194
Win22–1 (1)Derrick LewisSubmission (rear-naked choke)UFC 230November 3, 201822:14
Win21–1 (1)Stipe MiocicKO (punches)UFC 226July 7, 201814:33
Win20–1 (1)Volkan OezdemirTKO (punches)UFC 220January 20, 201822:00
NC19–1 (1)Jon JonesNC (overturned)UFC 214July 29, 201733:01
Win19–1Anthony JohnsonSubmission (rear-naked choke)UFC 210April 8, 201723:37
Win18–1Anderson SilvaDecision (unanimous)UFC 200July 9, 201635:00
Win17–1Alexander GustafssonDecision (split)UFC 192October 3, 201555:00
Win16–1Anthony JohnsonSubmission (rear-naked choke)UFC 187May 23, 201532:39
Loss15–1Jon JonesDecision (unanimous)UFC 182January 3, 201555:00
Win15–0Dan HendersonTechnical Submission (rear-naked choke)UFC 173May 24, 201433:53
Win14–0Patrick CumminsTKO (punches)UFC 170February 22, 201411:19
Win13–0Roy NelsonDecision (unanimous)UFC 166October 19, 201335:00
Win12–0Frank MirDecision (unanimous)UFC on Fox: Henderson vs. MelendezApril 20, 201335:00
Win11–0Dion StaringTKO (punches)Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. SaffiedineJanuary 12, 201324:02
Win10–0Josh BarnettDecision (unanimous)Strikeforce: Barnett vs. CormierMay 19, 201255:00
Win9–0Antônio SilvaKO (punches)Strikeforce: Barnett vs. KharitonovSeptember 10, 201113:56
Win8–0Jeff MonsonDecision (unanimous)Strikeforce: Overeem vs. WerdumJune 18, 201135:00
Win7–0Devin ColeDecision (unanimous)Strikeforce Challengers: Woodley vs. SaffiedineJanuary 7, 201135:00
Win6–0Soa PaleleiTKO (punches)XMMA 3November 5, 201012:23
Win5–0Jason RileyTKO (punches)Strikeforce: HoustonAugust 21, 201011:02
Win4–0Tony JohnsonSubmission (rear-naked choke)KOTC: Imminent DangerAugust 13, 201012:27
Win3–0Lucas BrowneTKO (punches)XMMA 2July 31, 201014:35
Win2–0John DevineKO (punch)Strikeforce Challengers: Johnson vs. MaheMarch 26, 201011:19
Win1–0Gary FrazierTKO (punches)Strikeforce Challengers: Kennedy vs. CummingsSeptember 25, 200923:39

Daniel Cormier Endorsement

Daniel Cormier makes most of his earning as an active fighter in UFC. However, he also work as an analyst and commentator for the UFC and ESPN. Daniel Cormier earns major chunk of income from his partnership deals with Reebok, Monster Energy. He has huge endorsement deals with metro PCS and AKA.

Daniel Cormier Foundation and Charity

Daniel Cormier has worked with UNICEF for multiple charities for special causes. Cormier has supported various causes in the past, and has continued to be an active speaker in the public domain.

How to Contact Daniel Cormier

Here’s how you can contact former dual champion Daniel Cormier.

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