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American fighter mixed martial (MMA), Daniel Cormier has knocked out compatriot Stipe Miocic in the title match of the competition Absolute fighting championship (UFC) in Anaheim. About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
The fight ended in the fourth round. 40-year-old Cormier lost his balance after a series of blows Miocica. Fight referee herb Dean stopped the fight, awarding the Challenger the victory by TKO. Thus, Miocic regained the title of world champion in heavy weight.
In the second main fight of the night win over Anthony Pettis celebrated Nate Diaz. Fighter won by unanimous decision. For the Diaz fight was the first after three years of inactivity.
In July 2018 Miocic lost the title of the champion of UFC in a fight with Cormier. Then last managed to become the owner of the belts in two weight categories: at that time, Cormier was also champion in the light heavyweight division.
Cormier tops the ranking UFC fighters without taking into account weight categories. Against Michican he suffered a second defeat in his career. The assets of the American 22 wins.
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