UFC 230: Daniel Cormier stuffs Derrick Lewis in first heavyweight title defense

Daniel Cormier The Champion

Former heavyweight champ Brock Lesnar is now the front-runner to share the Octagon with Cormier for the final time, while "DC" is also open to the idea of a rematch with Stipe Miocic or the realisation of a trilogy with Jon Jones at 205lbs.

White also mentioned that he hasn't talked to Lesnar in a while and confirmed that he has no idea when the fight against Daniel Cormier will happen.

The discussion quickly turned to whether Lesnar would be Cormier's next opponent.

Cormier will be stripped of his light heavyweight title and the 205-pound crown will go to the victor of the Jones-Gustafsson bout at UFC 232 on December 29 in Las Vegas. Bring that belt with you if you come to my house, ' said Cormier at Madison Square Garden.

Cormier will be stripped of his light heavyweight title and the 205-pound crown will go to the victor of the Jones-Alexander Gustafsson bout at UFC 232 on December 29 in Las Vegas. The 41-year-old will be eligible to face Cormier once his drug-related suspension ends in January 2019, setting up a potential superfight. All he needed to do in order to complete his improbable climb to the top was get through Daniel Cormier.

"Everything he did had unbelievable power", Cormier said.

"What a guy Derrick Lewis is".

Brock Lesnar took a step back from WWE after he dropped the Universal Title at SummerSlam to focus on MMA training, but The Beast became the Universal Champion once again when he defeated Braun Strowman at Crown Jewel on Friday. I love his Instagram, I love his story and it was an honor for me to share the Octagon with him. Cormier explained why he wasn't so concerned.

"I feel like being a WWE Champion too".

"It's history, baby", said Cormier, speaking with Joe Rogan following his victory. I come in here and try to do my thing.

In case you didn't know.

. You have to be one of the best in the world to be able to compete. He's doing his WWE stuff.

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