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UFC 210 video: Daniel Cormier vs Anthony Johnson 2 full fight highlights

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UFC 210 video: Daniel Cormier vs Anthony Johnson 2 full fight highlights

Watch highlights from the UFC 210 main event title bout between Cormier and Rumble.

The light heavyweight title rematch at UFC 210 between Daniel Cormier and Anthony Johnson went somewhat similar to their first encounter. Rumble came out strong, but instead of Cormier just surviving, Johnson uncharacteristically tried to wrestle the wrestler. He was winning on the outside, then decided to play Cormier’s game and it cost him the fight.

Apart from the finish, Rumble shocked the world by retiring as well, while still in his athletic prime.

Check out the snippet from our live blog, and a few highlights below:

Round 2 – Cormier’s nose is broken. Johnson with a knee to the body. Cormier clinches up aand lands a few knees. Rumble was able to scoot away, and he gets a takedown. Cormier gets back up immediately and scoops a single. He gets the takedown and works from his back. He’s high on his back, but readjusts. Punches from Johnson to the side of the head. Johnson not really trying to escape. Tons of punches from Cormier and he looks for the choke. The arm is under the chin. Johnson taps. That was so puzzling.

Daniel Cormier defeated Anthony Johnson by submission (rear naked choke), 3:37 of round 2


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