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Daniel Cormier Put Me On Floyd-Conor Card 'Life-Changing Money'

4/15/2017 12:25 AM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Daniel Cormier says he definitely wants in on the Mayweather vs. McGregor fight ... telling TMZ Sports he'd be cool taking 2nd billing in exchange for "life-changing money."

Of course, the fight would be Cormier vs. Jon Jones -- a rematch that would headline any other card. 

Cormier says he hasn't been involved in any talks to appear on the card (probably because the main fight hasn't been made yet) ... but if it comes to fruition, he wants in.

"Any human being that gets part of the Pay-per-view would definitely want to be a part of that," Cormier says, "If you are on a card with Mayweather and McGregor, and me and Jon Jones. It would do ridiculous numbers. You'd get paid."

Regardless if the mega fight happens ... D.C. says there's 1 thing he's gotta do to cap off his career ... beat Jon Jones.

"I've won at every level. Beat some of the best guys in the entire world. And then, once I get through with Jones, I can do whatever I want."

Tyron Woodley Yes, 'Rumble' Johnson Is 100% Done ... I Know His Next Move

4/15/2017 12:05 AM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Sorry, Anthony "Rumble" Johnson fans, your hero is NEVER coming back  ... so says UFC Champ Tyron Woodley,who tells TMZ Sports he knows what Rumble's next move is, and it ain't fighting.

We got Tyron out and asked him if he thought Rumble was done for good, or if there was a chance he'd pull a Jay Z, Michael Jordan type deal and change his mind.

NOPE ... not according to Tyron, who says Rumble's mind had moved on from the UFC even BEFORE the fight, and hints he knows what Johnson's gonna do next.

Daniel Cormier Snoop Hates Me? THAT SUCKS SO BAD!

4/12/2017 12:35 AM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Daniel Cormier says he was SUPER BUMMED when he heard Snoop trashing him on social media ... but says he'll win the Dogfather over after he beats Jon Jones' ass!

Here's the deal ... D.C. loves Snoop. Loves all his music. So, you can imagine how crushing it was to hear someone you respect attack you the way Snoop did. 

In case you missed it, Snoop said Jones is gonna "kick [his] mother f**king ass" when they square off in their long-awaited rematch. 

So how did the light heavyweight champ feel about it? "It sucks sooooo bad!" 

Cormier says he's confident things will change after the fight ... and says he's got another huge rap superstar in his corner.

Rose Namajunas I Beat a Woman So Badly I COULD SMELL THE BLOOD

4/11/2017 12:19 PM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Rose Namajunas says she once beat down an opponent so ferociously, the blood spilled like a river ... and she describes exactly what it smelled like.

Yeah, gross ... and yet, awesome.

Of course, we all remember the bloodbath when Rose dominated Paige VanZant -- but Namajunas says she's been in way bloodier fights ... and describes it in ultra-gory detail. 

Rose is taking on Michelle Waterson at "UFC on FOX" this weekend -- and Waterson has also fought (and beat) Paige.  

Namajunas says her own PVZ victory is the most impressive because, you guessed it -- more blood. 

Enjoy! 

UFC's Michael Bisping GSP's Tiny Balls Are Holding Up Our Superfight

4/11/2017 12:45 AM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Michael Bisping says there are two little things holding up his superfight with Georges St-Pierre ... GSP's testicles.

The reigning UFC middleweight champ tells TMZ Sports he's ready to fight Georges RIGHT NOW -- but St-Pierre is holding up the process.

"I think he's waiting for his balls to grow," Bisping said ... "I think he's doing some bicep curls, taking some protein shakes and then when he's big enough, then maybe we can do the fight."

Meantime, Bisping's now in Thailand to shoot the action movie "Triple Threat" with Michael Jai White and Tony Jaa

As for allegations Bisping's ducking other fighters like Yoel Romero and Jacare Souza -- The Count has some strong words for them too.

Dominick Cruz Trained U.S. Military In Secret Mission to Middle East

4/7/2017 5:17 PM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

UFC star Dominick Cruz had to go radio silent recently during a secret trip to various U.S. military bases across the globe -- where he got to train soldiers how to punch and kick like an MMA fighter.

It's a great story -- and Cruz was clearly honored to work with the USO.

Cruz joined the guys on the "TMZ Sports" TV show (airs Friday night on FS1) to talk about it and explained what it was like to trade shots with one of the most powerful military leaders on the planet.

Props to Cruz. Props to our soldiers. Stay safe out there.

UFC Fighter Cleared for UFC 210 After Breast Implant Review

4/7/2017 9:44 AM PDT
Breaking News

UFC fighter Pearl Gonzalez WILL fight at UFC 210 after the NY State Athletic Commission cleared her to participate despite having breast implants. 

The NYSAC said it conducted a review into Gonzalez based on information that came to light at the weigh in Friday morning. MMAFighting.com said the information was that Gonzalez has breast implants. 

But moments ago, the NYSAC issued a statement saying, "The Commission has completed its review and has cleared Ms. Gonzalez to participate in UFC 210."

She will make her UFC debut against Cynthia Calvillo on Saturday night as planned. 

It's the second major UFC bombshell of the day ... following Daniel Cormier's mysterious weight cut at the UFC 210 weigh-ins ... when he lost 1.2 pounds in 2 minutes.

Mayhem Miller Punished for Fighting Cops ... Gets Huge Break

4/5/2017 2:47 PM PDT
Breaking News

Ex-MMA star Jason "Mayhem" Miller just pled GUILTY to fighting cops on THREE SEPARATE OCCASIONS ... and somehow won't spend another day behind bars. 

The 36-year-old fighter was arrested 3 times over the years for getting violent with law enforcement officers -- including an incident where he grappled with FOUR cops who tried to arrest him at a restaurant.

Another time, Miller threw a ceramic tile at cops and threatened to attack them with a metal pole.

He was hit with a slew of charges for the incidents -- but Wednesday afternoon, he appeared in an Orange County, CA courtroom and pled guilty to 13 of 'em including:

- 2 counts of resisting arrest (felonies)
- 2 counts of assault with a weapon on a peace officer (felonies)
- 1 count of resisting an executive officer (felony)
- 3 counts of resisting a peace officer (misdemeanor)
- 1 count of false imprisonment (misdemeanor)
- 2 counts of vandalism (misdemeanor)
- 2 counts of battery (misdemeanor) 

Miller was sentenced to 100 days in jail, but the judge gave him double credit for the 50 days he already served. He was also put on 3 years probation and has to stay out of trouble or else he could be locked up for a long, long time.

Lennox Lewis Trashes Floyd vs. Conor ... It's a Terrible Fight!

4/5/2017 6:07 AM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather will SUCK ... so says Lennox Lewis who says the hypothetical match is more of a spectacle than a real fight.

The former heavyweight champion of the world says he respects both guys in their respective sports -- but putting them both in the same ring is a disaster waiting to happen.

That said ... you KNOW Lennox will order the PPV just like the rest of us!

Baron Corbin Would Kill Conor McGregor ... Says WWE Legend

4/2/2017 12:25 AM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

WWE star Baron Corbin would send Conor McGregor's ass to the hospital if the beefing stars actually fought ... according to WWE legend Taz.

Here's the deal ... Conor blasted WWE wrestlers last year, calling them "p***ies." Corbin recently responded, saying he'd like to "slam [McGregor] on his head a few times."

So, if they shoot the ones ... who ya got? The 6'8", 275 lb. former NFL player turned wrestler OR the world's best pound-for-pound mixed martial artist?

Conor ain't gonna like this. 

King Mo Rampage Is a Big Fat Joke ... Put Down the Donuts!

3/31/2017 3:03 PM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Rampage Jackson is a big fat fatty who smokes and drinks too much and will be remembered as a joke of a fighter ... so says King Mo

Yeah, he ain't holdin' back. 

King Mo and Rampage are squaring off Friday at Bellator 175 -- and Mo says the hate between them is as real as it gets. 

There's fat shaming. There's booze shaming. There's just a lot of shaming. 

This should be good. 

UFC's Chris Weidman Conor vs. Floyd is '100% Happening' ... And Conor Can Win

3/31/2017 6:56 AM PDT
Breaking News

Maybe Chris Weidman knows something we don't ... but the UFC star says the highly anticipated Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor fight is "100%" going down. 

Weidman appeared on "MMA Report with Mike 'Gunz' Gunzelman" and said his information about the fight is "a fact."

Of course, Dana White has disagreed the last few times we've seen him out -- while he's said he wants the fight to happen, the UFC honcho has said the 2 sides are insanely far apart when it comes to money. But maybe something's changed. 

Still, Weidman seems very confident and explained why he truly believes Mayweather could be in for a VERY painful night.

Jon Jones Beat TOUGHER GUYS Than Anderson Silva ... Says Alan Jouban

3/30/2017 2:51 PM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

If Jon Jones beats Daniel Cormier, he'll solidify his spot as the greatest UFC fighter of all time ... above Anderson Silva ... so says Alan Jouban

In fact, Jouban says Jones already has a more impressive resume than Silva. 

"When you look at the guy that Jon Jones has beat in comparison to the guys that Anderson Silva has beat, Jon Jones has beaten way tougher guys."

Jon's top victories include ... Daniel Cormier, Glover Teixeira, Vitor Belfort, Rashad Evans, Lyoto Machida, Rampage Jackson and Shogun Rua

Silva's top victories include ... Stephan Bonnar, Vitor Belfort, Forrest Griffin, Rich Franklin and Dan Henderson

Bottom line ... Jouban says he wants to see Jones stay clean and compete for a long, long time. 

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