Dominick Cruz nevertheless ‘undecided’ that ‘golden fluffer’ Cormier does research for fights; DC responds
UFC color commentators Daniel Cormier and Dominick Cruz had a brief, shallow spat during UFC 269’s struggle week ultimate December. It all stemmed from Cruz’s criticisms of Cormier’s artwork.
“In terms of DC, I generally mute it. I in point of fact like DC, he’s my excellent good friend,” Cruz discussed during media day. “Alternatively to me, in my enjoy, he doesn’t do the homework. He needs to get in and out, get the task finished, make his money. And I believe he cares about us (fighters), but it surely for sure’s merely different. He doesn’t do the preparation from my enjoy.
“Now, I’m hoping he watches some film, this time, on me, so as that he’s acutely aware of what I’m doing and why I’m doing it. Alternatively I’m now not gonna hold my breath on that, that’s it seems that.”
Cormier immediately confronted Cruz shortly after the comments have been made, and the two seemed to have cleared the air. Alternatively, “The Dominator” it seems that nevertheless doesn’t assume DC does his homework.
“Doubt it. Doubtful. Alternatively all over again, I’ve came upon to let pass of control, DC’s gonna do DC,” Cruz discussed during the UFC San Diego pre-fight scrum on Wednesday.
“I identify him the golden fluffer. He’s like regardless of you wanna concentrate, he’s going to say it. And he’s going to make you are involved in him. That’s his provide. The existing of gab.”
Cormier has since spoke back, saying Cruz’s direct quotes have been twisted by the use of the media.
I merely need everyone would merely save you twisting Dominic words man. It’s frustrating, we’re friends I know you heard him tell me he loves me the previous day at the end of our interview. No person would possibly simply pretend that p.c.twitter.com/yYUUBI4gym
— Daniel Cormier (@dc_mma) August 11, 2022
Cruz will headline the aforementioned event against Marlon Vera this Saturday.