UFC 226 was touted as the most significant event of the year so far. The event, which took place at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and aired on pay-per-view following prelims on FS1 and UFC Fight Pass, delivered in the form of several historic results.
Daniel Cormier (21-1 MMA, 10-1 UFC) solidified his status as one of the greatest fighters in MMA history when he scored a first-round knockout of Stipe Miocic (18-3 MMA, 12-3 UFC) in the main event to add the heavyweight title on his mantel alongside the light heavyweight belt.
Cormier’s victory was the shining moment of the UFC’s sixth-annual International Fight Week festivities. Check below for 55 post-event facts to come out of UFC 226.
Cormier became the second simultaneous two-division champion in...
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