Daniel Cormier, Brock Lesnar Trade Shoves in Octagon Following UFC 226 Headliner

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Cleveland's champ, Stipe Miocic, will try to bring home another title to Northeast Ohio.

White also said that Lesnar was sacked up and acting insane while he was sitting with him watching Cormier vs. Miocic. In a moment which felt straight out of WWE, Lesnar shoved Cormier before declaring, "Let me tell you something, I walked into this building and watched a heavyweight disaster from the beginning. DC, I'm coming for you m--f--".

Just days after White declared publicly that McGregor, who is the only fighter in UFC history to best Lesnar's PPV records, won't face any further punishment for his risky and life-threatening acts at UFC 223, the news about Lesnar is par for the course.

Cormier became the second fighter in UFC history to hold two championship belts simultaneously.

Speaking to the press after the event, UFC president Dana White wouldn't confirm the date or the venue, but he did confirm that Lesnar would indeed be Cormier's first UFC heavyweight title defence, saying: "We're definitely going to make that fight".

Cormier's move up to challenge Miocic was only the third superfight in UFC history between reigning champions of two weight classes. "But everybody's strong. Push me now, you go to sleep later".

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Earlier, when pushed about how staged his pro wrestling melee with Lesnar inside the Octagon was received on social media, Cormier gave a similarly revealing response. We'll do USADA testing, and we'll do other testing.

Stipe Miocic entered tonight's fight with a streak of six win with an overall record of 18-2. He's a former UFC champion.

The preliminary card saw a host of decision wins, but there were standout stoppage wins for lightweight Dan "The Hangman" Hooker and middleweight Paulo "The Eraser" Costa.

Prior to the fight, Joe Rogan heard Lesnar tell Dana White that he wanted the victor of the fight.

"No, the process has been going on all week".

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