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UFC 241: Cormier vs. Miočić II (8/17/2019) - Anaheim, CA (Honda Center)

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UFC 241: Cormier vs. Miočić II 
August 17, 2019
Anaheim, CA (Honda Center)

UFC Heavyweight Championship: Daniel Cormier © (236.5) vs. Stipe Miočić (230.5) (second defense) - Miočić, TKO (punches), R4 (4:09)
Anthony Pettis (169.5) vs. Nate Diaz (170) - Diaz, DEC (unanimous)
Yoel Romero (184.5) vs. Paulo Henrique Costa (186) - Costa, DEC (unanimous)
Gabriel Benítez (146) vs. Sodiq Yusuff (145) - Yusuff, TKO (punches), R1 (4:14)
Derek Brunson (186) vs. Ian Heinisch (185.5) - Brunson, DEC (unanimous)

ESPN Preliminary Card:
Devonte Smith (156) vs. Khama Worthy (155.5) - Worthy, TKO (punches), R1 (4:15)
Raphael Assunção (136) vs. Cory Sandhagen (136) - Sandhagen, DEC (unanimous)
Drakkar Klose (155.5) vs. Christos Giagos (155) - Klose, DEC (unanimous)
Manny Bermudez (140) vs. Casey Kenney (139) - Kenney, DEC (unanimous)

Fight Pass Preliminary Card:
Hannah Cifers (114.5) vs. Jodie Esquibel (116) - Cifers, DEC (unanimous)
Kyung Ho Kang (136) vs. Brandon Davis (136) - Kang, DEC (split)
Sabina Mazo (126) vs. Shana Dobson (124.5) - Mazo, DEC (unanimous)

Event Bonuses ($50,000)
Performance of the Night: Khama Worthy
Performance of the Night: Stipe Miočić
Fight of the Night: Yoel Romero vs. Paulo Henrique Costa
 
Attendance: 17,304
Gate: $3.23 million
Buyrate

Cancelled Fights:
John Makdessi vs. Devonte Smith - Injury to Makdessi
Poliana Botelho vs. Maryna Moroz - Injury to Moroz    
Clay Collard vs. Devonte Smith - Collard Removed Due Health Issues

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4 minutes ago, Elsalvajeloco said:

 

UFC 196 hosted a memorable main event in Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz and co-main event from Holly Holm vs.  Miesha Tate.

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Watched the E:60 Profile on Daniel Cormier and it was really good.  Story about how he had so many silver medals in his life in order to make the gold medal worth it was cool.   As much as I crap on him in commentary sometimes it is hard to hate the guy as a person. 

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Cormier at 236lbs. He was nearly 10lbs heavier last time they fought, and he was even heavier against Derrick Lewis at 251.

Wonder if he really does think he can go back to lightheavyweight after this....

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1 hour ago, jaedmc said:

Cormier at 236lbs. He was nearly 10lbs heavier last time they fought, and he was even heavier against Derrick Lewis at 251.

Wonder if he really does think he can go back to lightheavyweight after this....

In the Lewis fight (and probably the first fight with Stipe as well), he was dealing with a really bad back.  He likely did the bare minimum in terms of training.

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Does anyone see Nate Diaz beating Anthony Pettis after three years away from MMA?

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Hell no. He's not GSP.

Maybe if Pettis breaks his hand on Diaz's face like he did on 2 Tuff Tony, and even then he'll probably still lose.

I don't even think the fight will be the fun war it's being promoted as. 

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6 hours ago, Elsalvajeloco said:

Does anyone see Nate Diaz beating Anthony Pettis after three years away from MMA?

No. Three years out is a long layoff. Pettis by decision. Be nice to get some submission exchanges in the fight.

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