UFC 226 Replay – Cormier vs Miocic

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UFC 226 Highlights

UFC 226 Replay

On Saturday, July 7, the UFC will host UFC 226 from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

In the night’s main event, the promo’s heavyweight champ, Stipe Miocic, clashes with light heavyweight titleholder Daniel Cormier. The 35-year-old Miocic goes into the match-up riding a six-fight winning streak that consists of 5 wins by blockage. He has actually successfully safeguarded the heavyweight strap in three successive bouts. Cormier, on the other hand, has actually mowed down everyone put in front of him not called Jon Jones. The Olympic wrestler most recently stopped Volkan Oezdemir in January to establish the heavyweight superfight.

The 11-fight event kicks off with 2 battles streaming reside on UFC Fight Pass at 7 p.m. ET. 4 additional preliminary-card bouts follow on Fox Sports 1 at 8 p.m. ET, with the five-fight primary card airing survive on pay-per-view at 10 p.m. ET.

In the night’s centerpiece, the promo’s heavyweight champion, Stipe Miocic, clashed with light heavyweight titleholder Daniel Cormier. The 35-year-old Miocic got in the match-up riding a six-fight winning streak that consisted of 5 wins by interruption. He effectively protected the heavyweight strap in three successive bouts. Cormier, on the other hand, mowed down everyone put in front of him not called Jon Jones. The Olympic wrestler most just recently stopped Volkan Oezdemir in January to establish the heavyweight superfight.

In an unforeseen turn of events, Cormier knocked out Miocic in less than 5 minutes. Cormier is now the 2nd two-division UFC champ in history.

Gold was also expected to be on the line in the co-main event as featherweight kingpin Max Holloway was anticipated to take on with undefeated opposition Brian Ortega. Nevertheless, the bout was pulled from the card after Holloway experienced concussion symptoms during fight week.

Main Card Event Lineup

Daniel Cormier vs. Stipe Miocic Full Fight
Derrick Lewis vs. Francis Ngannou Full Fight
Mike Perry vs. Paul Felder Full Fight
Anthony Pettis vs. Michael Chiesa Full Fight
Khalil Rountree vs. Gokhan Saki Full Fight