Bruce Buffer Talks Cormier Retiring Or Fighting Jones A Third Time
Final Fighting Championship (UFC) announcer Bruce Buffer can see why Daniel Cormier would need to retire quickly, however he additionally sees why “DC” would need one other battle with Jon Jones.
Cormier might retire immediately and few would argue his inevitable place within the UFC Corridor of Fame. He’s thought of to be simply the perfect mild heavyweight not named Jones and lots of would argue that he would’ve dominated the heavyweight division a lot sooner had he not moved down for his teammate Cain Velasquez. If Cormier rides off into the sundown his legacy is undamaged, however will he need to stroll away with out making an attempt to beat Jones yet one more time?
Bruce Buffer Weighs In
Categorical Sport was in a position to meet up with Buffer. The longtime UFC announcer stated there’s just one means a 3rd bout between Cormier and Jones ought to happen:
“I don’t think it should happen unless they want it to happen. I think that Cormier has made what I would guess to be a tremendous amount of money in his last three fights. He has a fight potentially scheduled with Brock Lesnar for a couple of months from now. If that comes to fruition then he is going to make a tremendous amount of money out of the fight. He is at a point now, being a double belt holder and all, he could just retire on top. But, money talks, people walk and you never know how much money will be involved. If you said ‘hey I want Jon and you to fight’ then he is going to do what he needs to do.”
UFC president Dana White has expressed curiosity in reserving Cormier vs. Jones III at heavyweight. Whereas “DC” initially deliberate to retire by March, Cormier is not sure of what he desires to do subsequent.
Do you assume Daniel Cormier ought to retire, or attempt his hand towards Jon Jones a 3rd time?