The "pros" have spoken.
And according to the small sample surveyed, Daniel Cormier is going to run over Jon Jones and capture the light heavyweight title at the UFC 182 pay-per-view (PPV) event, which takes place this Saturday night (Jan. 3, 2015) in Las Vegas, Nevada (preview).
From MMA Interviews:
Johny Hendricks: Cormier by way of wrestling and power
Josh Barnett: Cormier by superior takedown game and quick hands
Anthony Pettis: Jones by championship experience
Khabib Nurmagomedov: Cormier by wrestling and spirit
Felice Herrig: Cormier by manhandle
Jamie Varner: Cormier by athleticism
Josh Thomson: Cormier by fighting smart
Only "Showtime" has love for the champ.
MMAmania.com will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 182 fight card on fight night (Sat., Jan. 3, 2015) RIGHT HERE, starting with the Fight Pass "Prelims" matches online, which are scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. ET, right on through the FOX Sports 1-televised under card bouts at 8 p.m. ET and then main card PPV, which is slated to begin at 10 p.m. ET.
For the finalized UFC 182 fight card and line up click here.