UFC 241 simply concluded and it managed to outdo all of the hype. The primary occasion noticed Daniel Cormier defend the UFC Heavyweight Championship towards Stipe Miocic.
The second assembly between the 2 world-class heavyweights was a stark distinction of their first outing as Miocic knocked Cormier out within the fourth spherical to develop into the brand new Heavyweight Champion.
Stipe is palms down the best heavyweight of all time. I’ve nothing else to say— Jon Bones Jones (@JonnyBones)
Cormier took the loss like a real champion and put over Miocic in his post-fight interview. DC’s largest rival, Jon Jones additionally had phrases of appreciation for the brand new champion. Bones took to Twitter and referred to as Miocic the best heavyweight of all time.
Jones could also be proper right here. Miocic did make a robust case for himself because the GOAT amongst the heavyweights at UFC 241.
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Stipe convincingly misplaced the primary spherical when he obtained slammed to the mat by Cormier. On the bottom, DC was throughout Miocic and it appeared like we may see a repeat of the result of their first struggle.
Nonetheless, Miocic obtained his act collectively from the second spherical onwards and started utilizing his attain to maintain DC at bay. Miocic even landed a takedown and was a lot cleaner in his hanging because the struggle progressed.
Cormier confirmed no respect for Miocic’s energy and engaged in offensive exchanges along with his guard down. Miocic modified his technique within the fourth spherical and started attacking Cormier’s physique.
He peppered DC’s physique with left hooks and wore the champion down earlier than trying to land a ending mixture. Just a few straight rights and lefts rocked Cormier, who fell back-first into the cage. Miocic stepped in and unloaded massive photographs till the referee stepped in.
Miocic is now a 2-time UFC Heavyweight Champion who has been concerned in six title fights, profitable 5 of them. He’s probably the most prolific heavyweight champion in UFC historical past, with three profitable title defences to his title. He has victories over Alistair Overeem, Fabricio Werdum, Junior Dos Santos, Roy Nelson, Francis Ngannou, Andrei Arlovski, Mark Hunt and now, Daniel Cormier.
As rightfully underlined first by Joe Rogan throughout his post-UFC 241 evaluation after which by Jon Jones on Twitter, Stipe Miocic is the best heavyweight of all time.