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Daniel Cormier Reveals Injury Slowing Down His Return, No Timeline Set for Next Fight

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Daniel Cormier Reveals Injury Slowing Down His Return, No Timeline Set for Next Fight

Daniel Cormier Reveals Injury Slowing Down His Return, No Timeline Set for Next Fight

UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is on the mend but still hasn't set a timeline for his return to action.

Following a huge year for his career that included becoming a two-division UFC champion and defending belts in both divisions, Cormier is now dealing with a lingering back problem that has plagued him since his fight against Derrick Lewis last November.

Cormier had originally set a deadline in March ahead of his 40th birthday for his retirement date, but he knows that date will not be met while he's still dealing with his injury.

That's why Cormier hasn't booked his next fight or even hinted at when he'll be competing next because he's taking the time off necessary to allow his body to heal.

"I f--ked ...

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