After landing several hard punches to the side of Johnson's head, Cormier secured the rear-naked choke and tapped Johnson the same way he did in their first encounter in May 2015. While "Rumble" did take Cormier down for a split second, Cormier just hung out and had Johnson in a front guillotine for a good part of the round.
The beaten fighter announced his retirement in the immediate aftermath of last night's main event.
UFC 210 was full of controversy and head scratchers in different areas, and Twitter was all over every aspect of the night.
The Olympian talked about his fight before stating how he hoped that this was not Johnson's last fight in the UFC. For now, however, the wrestler is focused on the Johnson fight so Jones is a "non-factor". But the accomplishment didn't seem to bring him much peace as he quickly moved to cageside to berate potential title challenger Jimi Manuwa before moving on to longtime rival Jon Jones. I'm not going to beg for cheers. "I want to do something besides going to the gym everyday punching and kicking and rolling around with another dude". I was ready to do that for you guys. However, unlike the first fight Johnson, a knockout artist, oddly persisted with the takedown attempt and chose to wrestle and grapple with the former Olympic wrestler, playing to Cormier's strength.
"He better not come in my cage after I win. I have to go to the doctor and get a CT scan to see what's up with it".
"I understand NY is new to regulating mixed martial arts, but they've been doing boxing for a long time", he said. "I trained my butt off to fight Daniel".
"I gave my commitment to another job, something that I've been wanting to do for a while", Johnson toldJoe Rogan. "I'm exhausted and the time is now for me to keep it moving..."
Saudi Arabia has led a coalition battling Iran-backed Huthi rebels in its impoverished southern neighbour for the past two years. Multiple rounds of U.N-brokered peace talks have failed to bridge the gap between the warring parties in Yemen.
This week, opposition leaders called demonstrators to the streets on Wednesday in what they dubbed the "mother of all marches". PRESIDENT NICOLAS MADURO, Venezuela (through interpreter): The time for combat has arrived, my fellow patriots.
Morano was unable to attend as she had been bed-bound for four years at the time, instead receiving visitors at her home. Emma's slumber routine consisted of waking each morning before 6 a.m. and retiring well before 7 p.m. each evening.
And the ladies are shocked that Cait didn't tell them first she was undergoing gender-confirmation surgery. Kris has been described as "ballistic", accusing Cait of selling out her family to sell her book.
This is a great little move from Apple, as it ensures that users get at least something in return rather than nothing at all. With stock of the iPad 4 on the decline, Apple is resorted to providing the more recent iPad Air 2 as replacements units.
Fortunately for the Brazil right back, the opening move planned by Barcelona to send a long ball into his defensive zone flopped. Messi tumbled face first into the turf, and showed a small scratch that bled on his cheek once he got back on his feet.
South Korean government officials said Pence's statement did not necessarily mean a complete overhaul of the agreement. Pence in a small group and hearing the vice president's speech to businesspeople at a Tokyo hotel on Wednesday.
Nevertheless, the US reportedly directed two additional aircraft carrier groups toward the Korean Peninsula this week. Pence is on a 10-day Asia trip that will also take him to Indonesia and Australia.
The 18-time major victor was in Missouri for the announcement of the first public course designed by Woods' company TGR Design . For those wondering why Tiger Woods has been rumored to be hanging out in Branson, Missouri, the wait is over.
Jose Abreu: Abreu goes 3-for-4 with an RBI vs Yankees
Bench coach Joe McEwing, known for his boundless enthusiasm, went to the mound to remove Holland in an animated pitching change. Fortunately, he popped out to Austin Romine, rather than bumbling into a double or triple play. "They want that opportunity".
Dubnyk, Wild beat Blues 2-0 to avoid elimination
Dubnyk's second playoff shutout came nearly two years to the day of his first, also against the Blues on April 20, 2015. To Dubnyk's credit, that's exactly what the Wild did in front of its goaltender in Game 4.
Hundreds gather at cenotaph to honour Battle of Vimy Ridge
The centre of the poppy is formed by a newly-unveiled sculpture of pairs of soldiers' feet by New Zealand artist Helen Pollock. Military boots symbolizing dead soldiers are seen at Canadian National Memorial in Vimy, France on Sunday.
Dam managers made missteps in handling crisis
Among other things, the dam's federal and state overseers overestimated the durability of the two spillways. Later that afternoon, Honea, the sheriff, learns the emergency spillway is breaking apart.
North Korea will regularly test missiles
In Tokyo , the Japanese prime minister, Shinzo Abe, said: "Needless to say, diplomatic effort is important to maintain peace". This is all a reaction to a very weird week in relations between the United States and North Korea.
French candidates boost security ahead of tense vote
The big surprise here would be Le Pen's failure to make it to the run-off, confounding years of opinion polls. Now Fillon polls in third, or arguably fourth place, because of a nepotism scandal involving his wife.
Why UnitedHealth Group Inc(NYSE: UNH) is trading green today
The current share price indicate that stock is -31.32% away from its one year high and is moving 126.29% ahead of its 52-week low. Vetr cut shares of UnitedHealth Group from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday, February 10th.
Netflix on the verge of hitting 100 million subscribers
The service added almost 5 million subscribers during the first three months of the year in roughly 190 countries . The 100 million subscribers milestone is a testament to how much Netflix has changed the entertainment landscape.
Australia scraps visa for skilled foreign workers
At a press conference in Canberra, Turnbull said the 457 Visa system needed to be replaced because it had "lost its credibility". But Dutton said he was happy to work with business, and questioned what Atlassian was doing in the local market.