UFC 230: Daniel Cormier challenges Brock Lesnar for UFC and WWE titles
04 November, 2018, 19:17 | Author: Courtney Perry
The future isn't immediately clear for Daniel Cormier right now but with yet another rising force nullified as a contender, you'd have to assume that his next bout will be a lucrative one.
Daniel Cormier continued his incredible run of dominance with a second-round submission victory over Derrick Lewis in the main event of UFC 230 to retain his UFC heavyweight championship.
In between rounds, Cormier's corner instructed him to do the exact same thing and exhausted the Black Beast out.
Lewis did manage to work his way back up for a split second but Cormier was quick to toss him back down to the canvas again. The tapout followed soon after. You can just have this one back.' Seriously.
Despite conceding height, reach, weight and power advantages to the challenger, two-time Olympic wrestler Cormier dominated the contest.
The fighters joked for a while before Lewis could finally find a reason to dislike Cormier: "He disrespected that Popeye's chicken on a commercial a few years ago".
On a possible heavyweight fight: "I would fight "DC" at heavyweight, but I feel I have nothing to prove". That's why Cormier says in reality a fight against Jones should be bigger-it's actually two of the top fighters in the history of the sport clashing for the third time.
For former middleweight king Weidman, 34, it's a further step back after he was looking to build on his win last time out against Gastelum, but now slips to 14-4 overall.
Maybe if the cards would have been dealt a little bit different, we would have already seen a couple WWE matches between Lesnar and Cormier.
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