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5 reasons to watch UFC 182 – SportingNews.com

5 reasons to watch UFC 182SportingNews.comCormier dropped down to 205 due to the possibility of facing his training partner at the American Kickboxing Academy and current UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez. He has never been taken down in a fight and has power in both hands. This will … Source: Google News

San Jose gym among elite mixed-martial arts training camps – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury News San Jose gym among elite mixed-martial arts training campsSan Jose Mercury NewsJavier Mendez, the owner of American Kickboxing Academy in San Jose watches MMA fighters, Marius Zaromskis, left, and Leonardo Mafra spar on Dec. 29, 2014. The gym is the home of UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, a top young contender …and… Read more »

Video: Jones, Cormier Camps Involved in Backstage Altercation – Sherdog.com (blog)

USA TODAY Video: Jones, Cormier Camps Involved in Backstage AltercationSherdog.com (blog)Not long after Thursday's media day event at the MGM Grand, Jones and Cormier engaged in a shouting match backstage. Then, their camps got into it as well. While complete details on the altercation are unclear, American Kickboxing Academy member …Luke Rockhold might be the key… Read more »

The Olympian – Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report The OlympianBleacher ReportMoments earlier, Cormier was in a cage at American Kickboxing Academy. After going three rounds with a near 300-pound super heavyweight, Cormier was sparring with a very small middleweight. He was exhausted but mostly frustrated that he couldn't …and more » Source: Google News

Fight Network MMA & Kickboxing Programming Schedule (Dec. 29 – Jan. 4, 2014) – ringsidereport.com (blog)

ringsidereport.com (blog) Fight Network MMA & Kickboxing Programming Schedule (Dec. 29 – Jan. 4, 2014)ringsidereport.com (blog)5:30 p.m. ET – Toe 2 Toe with Javier Mendez – Sit-down interview with American Kickboxing Academy head coach Javier Mendez. 6:00 p.m. ET – Fight News Now: Best of 2014 – Recapping the best of 2014 in the combat… Read more »

Now it's time for UFC's Jones and Cormier to finish the fight – Macro Insider

Now it's time for UFC's Jones and Cormier to finish the fightMacro InsiderCormier was at UFC 121 in Anaheim, Calif., accompanying American Kickboxing Academy teammate and current UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez ahead of his initial title fight against Brock Lesnar. Jones, six months just before becoming a … Source: Google News

Jon Jones to Daniel Cormier: You Beat a Guy That Was 50 Years Old in Your … – Sherdog.com

Sherdog.com Jon Jones to Daniel Cormier: You Beat a Guy That Was 50 Years Old in Your …Sherdog.comThe American Kickboxing Academy stalwart landed multiple takedowns, tossed his opponent like a ragdoll and mounted “Hendo” in all three stanzas before earning a tapout with a third-round rear-naked choke at UFC 173. While Henderson was an Olympian …… Read more »

SB Nation lightweight rankings: Who should get the next shot at Anthony Pettis? – MMA Fighting

SB Nation lightweight rankings: Who should get the next shot at Anthony Pettis?MMA FightingBut then there's the matter of that loss, which was to the American Kickboxing Academy's Khabib Nurmagomedov, a unanimous decision back on April 19. Not only does Nurmagomedov own a victory over his rival contender, but he's defeated everyone he's …and more » Source:… Read more »