Filed under: Featured Videos , News , UFC , Videos HAMBURG, Germany – The thing about losing a title shot within arm’s reach of one is, at least you don’t have to worry about it for the meantime. For the meantime, that’s the mindset UFC light heavyweight Ryan Bader is adopting in advance of his next fight, which might have been a crack at champ Daniel Cormier had a grave tactical mistake not cost him a brain-rattling loss in a previous bout against current contender Anthony Johnson. “I’m not even worried about it,” Bader told MMAjunkie about an ever-elusive No. 1 contender spot. “For a while there, I was, and it was a constant thing hanging over my head.” When Bader banked everything on a takedown and kimura attempt against Johnson eight months ago at UFC on FOX 18, it took but a few punches to erase the momentum he built from a five-fight winning streak that arguably had been his best to date in the UFC. Related: Ryan Bader happy to be his own worst critic: 'My last fight was absolutely terrible' Bader had even cut a ready-made promo for a shot at Cormier, calling out the champ after he won the belt by submitting Johnson

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UFC Fight Night 93′s Ryan Bader saying ‘whatever’ to what happens next in career – MMA Junkie

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