UFC Champ Daniel Cormier Goes Sneaker Shopping in Bay Area

By Staff  |  01/15/2018

Complex links with UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier for the latest episode of "Sneaker Shopping", stopping by Sole on Ice in San Jose, Calif. to talk shoes.

During the episode, DC talks about wanting Air Jordans growing up, but his family not being able to afford them. He recalls his first pair of Nikes, while revealing that the Air Jordan 11 is his favorite sneakers and someone actually stole a pair from him when he was in high school.

Elsewhere, he talks about his son loving Steph Curry and wearing Under Armour sneakers and socks.

Cormier eventually talks about UFC fighters getting signature sneakers and admits that Conor McGregor is the only one with a big enough celebrity to sell shoes to the mainstream.

In the end, he spends over $1,700 on Yeezys and Air Jordans.