Cummins still confident he beats Cormier 9 out of 10 times


Earlier this year Rashad Evans injured his knee and was replaced in the co-main event vs. Daniel Cormier by the unheralded Pat Cummins. Cormier stayed undefeated, beating Cummins via strikes at 79 seconds into the first round.

However, Cummins appeared recently on Submission Radio and said he thinks he will beat Cormier the next time.

“I truly believe, anytime I step into the cage with Daniel I’ll be able to beat him," said Cummins as transcribed by Submission Radio, and published at UFC/37504-patrick-cummins-still-thinks-he-beats-cormier-nine-times-out-of-ten-?" target="_blank">F4W. And I think, you know maybe 9 times out of 10 I can beat him right. I’m just happy that I got that one loss, that one time that I could possibly lose to him, I got it out of the way. So next time there’s no chance.“

“The biggest thing I learned is just to keep my focus. No matter how the fights going, you have to stay in the zone or stay in the moment, because as soon as you break your concentration, that’s when you’re giving your opponent an opportunity to capitalize. You know, I felt in the first thirty to forty seconds in the fight, I felt like I was doing great and I kind of thought, I remember thinking to myself at that time 'all of our game plan and everything that you’ve been doing, it’s all working right now. You’re winning, keep it up.' As soon as I had (that) thought I realized, man my head is not into this anymore. I just lost my concentration. So I think one of the biggest lessons I learned is just stay focused, stick to your game plan, and if the gameplan isn't working, you have to be able to think on your feet.”

Comedian Adam Hunter offered a counter point.

"Cummins said he beats Cormier 9/10 times," tweeted Hunter. "When Cormier heard this he laughed so hard he spilled his coffee. Cummins got him a new one."

Cummins also discussed his fight with Kyle Kingsbury at UFC on FOX 12 on July 26 in San Jose, Calif.

“We decided to sign this fight as quick as we could," explained Cummins. "We saw he needed an opponent, and I think it’s a great match up. He’s come off I think about a two year lag, and you know, hasn't had a fight in a while, so I’m hoping that this fight could be his retirement fight.”

“He's been saying he's in shape and ready to go, so I think a guy coming off a break that long, he’s gotta have some confidence in himself to wanna get back in there. So I’m expecting a decent showing from him, but you know with that being said I’m pretty confident I can get the job done, whichever Kyle Kingsbury shows up”

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hiptosser site profile image  

6/17/14 6:06 PM by hiptosser

Pat breaks into DC's garage, steals his grill and some power tools, for no good reason, 9/10 times.

boneskodaiceman site profile image  

6/17/14 12:31 PM by boneskodaiceman

Who the fuck are you, his boyfriend?

EnderinAK site profile image  

6/17/14 8:53 AM by EnderinAK

The crazy thing is if they fought four more times DC would win all four. DC would be lucky for sure that they wouldn't do a sixth fight cause commins would win the next 45. But for real Cummins could easily win 9 out of 10 so long as Cormier becomes fatally I'll before Cummins does

ChaosOverkill site profile image  

6/17/14 8:31 AM by ChaosOverkill

He'll lose get cut, then say that the UFC is protecting DC from him.

ShowtimeKnee site profile image  

6/17/14 8:26 AM by ShowtimeKnee

ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhahahhahahaha reading this back is fucking funny, maybe i should be posting without thinking or proof reading at 3am

Jack88 site profile image  

6/17/14 8:23 AM by Jack88

Talk all the shit you like, I will bet Pat knows that it is Espresso.Yeah, with an S. Where is the X you ask? There isn't one. Pat 1 - UG 0

PhuckfaceMcGee site profile image  

6/17/14 6:29 AM by PhuckfaceMcGee

Last time they fought I went to the kitchen to make 2 minute noodles and I missed everything.

PhuckfaceMcGee site profile image  

6/17/14 6:28 AM by PhuckfaceMcGee

Cormier can knock him out quicker than Cummings can make an express macchiato.

HiHu site profile image  

6/17/14 3:37 AM by HiHu

I'd like an expresso machiato Pat please. And make it fast.

Koma site profile image  

6/16/14 10:26 PM by Koma

He was a better burglar than he is a fighter; and he was a terrible burglar.


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