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Dominick Cruz An Interested Viewer For GSP’s Return At UFC 154

By Fightline UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz knows what UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre went through for several months. GSP, who will return from a torn ACL this Saturday night at UFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Condit, spent over a year on the sidelines due to knee issues. Cruz, who went down with the same injury [...]

Dominick Cruz Named Honorary Pace Car Driver

BY Ariel Shnerer UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz has been named Honorary Pace Car Driver for the AdvoCare 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Nov. 11. Full press release below: Phoenix International Raceway President Bryan R. Sperber announced today that Ultimate Fighting Championship® bantamweight champion, and former star of The Ultimate Fighter® Live on [...]

Dominick Cruz: An Update from the Land of Frustration

Article by UFC Stuck on the sidelines, Dominick Cruz is in the midst of the toughest fight of his career. Four months after a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) forced him out of a summer title defense against his nemesis and fellow Ultimate Fighter coach Urijah Faber, the UFC bantamweight champion is fighting his body [...]

Dominick Cruz on Renan Barao: “He’s not the true champion until he fights me”

Article By Michael Pepper UFC bantamweight champion, Dominick Cruz has revealed that he doesn’t consider interim title holder at 135 pounds, Renan Barao to be a true champion despite the serious injury that’s left him on the shelf for around eighteen months, adding he needs to fight him first to legitimise any position. Speaking via [...]

Dominick Cruz Making Sure To Take Right Approach To Rehab

By Dana Becker UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is listening to his doctor when it comes to rehabbing his injured knee. Cruz, who prefers to go 100-percent at everything he does, is taking it slow in working his way back to fighting inside the Octagon. “If I tried to put 100-percent effort into my training [...]

UFC Bantamweight Champion Dominick Cruz Has No Imminent Plans To Jump To 145

Article By by Matt Erickson Dominick Cruz admits a jump to featherweight might be in his future. But it's not going to come anytime soon. Cruz (19-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC), the UFC's bantamweight champion, is on the sidelines for the foreseeable future – though he would like to be back in the first part of [...]

Coach Andreas Micheal Working with UFC Fighters Alexander Gustafsson & Dominick Cruz at Wanderleis

Music Credit: Conan The Destroyer - Battle Song Coach Andreas Micheal Working With UFC Fighter Alexander Gustafsson & UFC Bantamweight Champion Dominick Cruz At Wanderlei Silva's Gym in Las Vegas. Also in this video, Coach Eric Del Fierro working with UFC Fighter Papy Abedi.

Dominick “The Dominator” Cruz Is Ready For The Ultimate Fighter Live

Article by: FOX Sports The Ultimate Fighter Live coach & UFC Bantamweight Champion Dominick Cruz answered some final questions before making the trip to Vegas for TUF 15. TUF: What do you think of Urijah Faber as a fighter and as a coach? Cruz: I respect his game as a fighter and even as a [...]

UFC Bantamweight Champion Dominick Cruz Worked Hard For The Ultimate Fighter 15 Shot

Article by Loretta Hunt, SI.com Of the seven UFC champions, bantamweight titleholder Dominick Cruz has the most to gain from his starring stint as a coach on The Ultimate Fighter 15 this March on FX. It's something not lost on the 26-year-old Cruz, who knows one of his Christmas presents came early this year when [...]

Dominick Cruz To Have Finger Surgery

Despite a broken hand, Dominick Cruz never missed a step (or a jab) en route to defending his belt on Saturday, Josh Gross writes. UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz ignored the pain, clenched his right hand, and fought for 25 minutes Saturday night. The result: his fourth consecutive title defense and a badly damaged hand [...]

Meet Dominick Cruz at the Grand Opening of Rancho Bernardo Sports Cards & Hobby!

Meet and greet with Dominick Cruz at the Grand Opening of Rancho Bernardo Sports Cards & Hobby GRAND OPENING - SATURDAY JULY 16TH FROM NOON TO 2PM SPECIAL AUTOGRAPH APPEARANCE UFC BANTAMWEIGHT CHAMPION DOMINICK "THE DOMINATOR" CRUZ We will have UFC Training and Official Gloves, 8 x 10s, and 16 x 20 for sale before [...]

And Still… The UFC Bantamweight Champion of The World! Dominick Cruz

Congratulations to Dominick “Dominator” Cruz for his revenge victory over Uriah Faber this past weekend at the MGM Grand Garden Arena UFC 132. Dominick was awarded fight of the night, arguable fight of the year! You did it Dom!! More victories to come! Check out the victory celebration party after his win on Saturday night! [...]

UFC Bantamweight Champion Dominick Cruz: Undeniable

At UFC 132 "Cruz vs. Faber" on July 2, Dominick "The Dominator" Cruz, the UFC's first 135-pound champion, aims to avenge the lone loss of his 18-fight career vs. Urijah Faber in his 3rd title defense in a historical main event. Dominick talks in depth about his unique fighting style, his "Undeniable" mind set, motivation, [...]