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UFC 226: Daniel Cormier vs. Stipe Miocic

Daniel Cormier knocked out Stipe Miocic in the first round to claim the heavyweight title at UFC 226 on Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Derrick Lewis kicks Francis Ngannou during a heavyweight
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Derrick Lewis kicks Francis Ngannou during a heavyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Daniel Cormier stands in the octagon before a
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Daniel Cormier stands in the octagon before a heavyweight title mixed martial arts bout against Stipe Miocic at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Derrick Lewis punches Francis Ngannou during a heavyweight
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Derrick Lewis punches Francis Ngannou during a heavyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Paul Felder hits Mike Perry during a welterweight
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Paul Felder hits Mike Perry during a welterweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Paul Felder, left, fights Mike Perry in a
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Paul Felder, left, fights Mike Perry in a welterweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Daniel Cormier reacts after defeating Stipe Miocic in
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Daniel Cormier reacts after defeating Stipe Miocic in a heavyweight title mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Anthony Pettis knocks down Michael Chiesa in a
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Anthony Pettis knocks down Michael Chiesa in a lightweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Derrick Lewis celebrates after defeating Francis Ngannou in
Photo Credit: AP / John Locher

Derrick Lewis celebrates after defeating Francis Ngannou in a heavyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Khalil Rountree Jr., right, fights Gokhan Saki in
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Khalil Rountree Jr., right, fights Gokhan Saki in a light heavyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Daniel Cormier punches Stipe Miocic during a heavyweight
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Daniel Cormier punches Stipe Miocic during a heavyweight title mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Stipe Miocic lies on the canvas after he
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Stipe Miocic lies on the canvas after he was defeated by Daniel Cormier in a heavyweight title mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Daniel Cormier punches Stipe Miocic, right, during a
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Daniel Cormier punches Stipe Miocic, right, during a heavyweight title mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas. er)

Daniel Cormier hits Stipe Miocic during a heavyweight
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Daniel Cormier hits Stipe Miocic during a heavyweight title mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Daniel Cormier, left, fights Stipe Miocic in a
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Daniel Cormier, left, fights Stipe Miocic in a heavyweight title mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Daniel Cormier, right, fights Stipe Miocic during a
Photo Credit: AP / John Locher

Daniel Cormier, right, fights Stipe Miocic during a heavyweight title mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Francis Ngannou, right, fights Derrick Lewis during a
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Francis Ngannou, right, fights Derrick Lewis during a heavyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Mike Perry celebrates after defeating Paul Felder in
Photo Credit: AP / John Locher

Mike Perry celebrates after defeating Paul Felder in a welterweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Anthony Pettis celebrates after defeating Michael Chiesa in
Photo Credit: AP / John Locher

Anthony Pettis celebrates after defeating Michael Chiesa in a lightweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Khalil Rountree Jr. reacts after defeating Gokhan Saki
Photo Credit: AP / John Locher

Khalil Rountree Jr. reacts after defeating Gokhan Saki in a light heavyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Michael Chiesa hits Anthony Pettis during a lightweight
Photo Credit: AP / John Locher

Michael Chiesa hits Anthony Pettis during a lightweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Mike Perry, right, hits Paul Felder during a
Photo Credit: AP / John Locher

Mike Perry, right, hits Paul Felder during a welterweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Mike Perry, right, swings at Paul Felder during
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Mike Perry, right, swings at Paul Felder during a welterweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Daniel Cormier celebrates after defeating Stipe Miocic in
Photo Credit: AP / John Locher

Daniel Cormier celebrates after defeating Stipe Miocic in a heavyweight title mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Stipe Miocic kicks Daniel Cormier during a heavyweight
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Stipe Miocic kicks Daniel Cormier during a heavyweight title mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

Mike Perry, left, swings at Paul Felder during
Photo Credit: AP / John Locher

Mike Perry, left, swings at Paul Felder during a welterweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 226, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Las Vegas.

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