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  1. Daniel Cormier: Know Your EnemyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sherdog

    First up, he will return to the Octagon at UFC 210 , where he will defend his title in a rematch against Anthony Johnson -- the man he defeated to claim the vacant belt at UFC 187 -- on April 8 in Buffalo, New York. Should he vanquish "Rumble" for a second time, an even greater challenge looms come summer, when Jon Jones ' USADA suspension ends.

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  2. Midnight Mania! Daniel Cormier forces Rumble to stand during interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | MMA Mania

    Welcome to Midnight Mania! Tonight we've got Daniel Cormier getting petty with Anthony Johnson, one last Fedor vs. Mitrione preview, Jorge Masvidal highlighting his backyard brawler days, regional MMA highlights including LFA4, and much more. Daniel Cormier and Anthony Johnson are gearing up to rematch at UFC 210 .

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  3. Sports Feuds That Need to End in 2017Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | BleacherReport

    ... Jones ultimately received a one-year suspension, but he will be eligible to fight again in July 2017. Anthony Johnson at UFC 210 in April. Regardless of the outcome of that fight, Jones' next bout in the UFC, assuming he receives another chance once ...

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  4. Bellator 172: Former UFC Star Josh Koscheck on the Twilight of his CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Cage Pages

    ... a dime." For his part in the division's history, Kos owns a win over now l ight heavyweight title contender Anthony Johnson, two battles with Georges St. Pierre, and one of the most controversial moments in UFC history in which Paul Daley ...

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  5. Smothering UFC 208 win has Glover Teixeira feeling apologetic: 'I have to step up my game'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | BloodyElbow

    ... with a little situation back in camp and I had to play it smart for this fight, man, coming out of a loss to Anthony Johnson , and adjust my game a little bit. "But yes, I understand that I have to step up my game and work on that speed and boxing ...

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  6. UFC 208 results from last night: Glover Teixeira vs Jared Cannonier fight recapRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship Light Heavyweight knockout artists Glover Teixeira and Jared Cannonier threw down last night at UFC 208 inside Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Teixeira put together a solid streak of finishes to return to the title mix, but that all fell apart at the ridiculously heavy hands of Anthony Johnson.

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  7. Watch Glover Teixeira vs. Jared Cannonier full fight video highlights - UFC 208Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | MMA Mania

    Former heavyweight Jared Cannonier looked to continue his winning ways at light heavyweight last night at UFC 208 live on pay-per-view from inside Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, when he took on former title challenger Glover Teixeira. It was by far Cannonier's biggest test to date and ultimately the first time we've seen Teixeira come back after a knockout defeat, having lost to Anthony Johnson back in August.

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  8. UFC 208 results: Glover Teixeira beats Jared Cannonier by unanimous decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | BloodyElbow

    The second fight of the UFC 208 main card saw former light heavyweight title challenger Glover Teixeira bounce back from his KO loss to Anthony Johnson by dominating the inexperienced Jared Cannonier on the ground. Teixeira didn't get the finish, but he repeatedly took Cannonier down and outgrappled the up-and-coming talent from Alaska.

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  9. UFC 208 Results: Glover Teixeira Wrestles His Way to a WinRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 11 | Cage Pages

    A grizzled veteran vs. hot prospect matchup took place on the UFC 208 main card when Glover Teixeira fought Jared Cannonier. Glover Teixeira is coming off a devastating 14-second knockout loss to Anthony Johnson at UFC 202 last August.

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  10. Will Brooks vs. Charles Oliveira Added to UFC 210 Lineup in BuffaloRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Sherdog

    ... in Buffalo on April 8 and is headlined by a heavyweight championship rematch between Daniel Cormier and Anthony Johnson . A former Bellator MMA champion, Brooks defeated Ross Pearson via decision in his Octagon debut at "The Ultimate Fighter 23" ...

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  11. Here's a quick look at all the UFC 208 main card boutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... not getting any faster at age 37. The age and lack of speed were on display in a 13-second knockout loss to Anthony Johnson in August. Cannonier doesn't have the speed or power of Johnson, but will present similar challenges for Teixeira. Cannonier ...

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  12. Glover Teixeira says Anthony Johnson loss is water under the bridge ahead of UFC 208Read the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | Sports Media 101

    ... the winning column after being finished for the first time in 14 years, suffering a quick knockout loss to Anthony Johnson at UFC 202 , and hopes to make Jared Cannonier pay for it at Saturday's UFC 208 in Brooklyn. Winner of eight of his 11 UFC ...

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  13. Dana White Declares Jose Aldo vs. Max Holloway a Done DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | MMA Weekly

    ... rematch, Daniel Cormier returns from injury to put the light heavyweight belt on the line against Anthony Johnson at UFC 210, and a heavyweight title fight headlines UFC 211 when champion Stipe Miocic rematches Junior dos Santos. That makes UFC 212 ...

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  14. Anthony Johnson says Daniel Cormier can't take many more wars - VIDEORead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 | The Daily Millbury

    At UFC 210, Anthony Johnson will get the chance to even the score against UFC light heavyweight champion, Daniel Cormier.Johnson, who fell short in claiming the vacant title against Cormier at UFC 187, will get his second shot at the belt and Cormier on April 8th. Johnson believes that the amount of hard-fought battles Cormier has been through is catching up with him.While the impending return of the former division kingpin, Jon Jones, looms over the fight, Johnson says he's not looking past the challenge ahead of him.

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  15. Anthony Johnson says Daniel Cormier can't take many more wars - VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson will get a chance at redemption when he gets a rematch against UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier for the belt in the main event of UFC 210 in Buffalo, New York on Apr. 8, 2017. @HeidiFang At UFC 210, Anthony Johnson will get the chance to even the score against UFC light heavyweight champion, Daniel Cormier.

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  16. UFC 208 fight card: Glover Teixeira vs Jared Cannonier previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | MMA Mania

    ... to earn a second title shot in his last bout, but he was clipped quickly by the ferocious punching power of Anthony Johnson. On the other hand, Cannonier is still a newcomer to UFC. He came up short in his Octagon debut, but the Alaskan has since ...

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  17. Daniel Cormier confident Anthony Johnson will quit at UFC 210: 'We've seen it too many times'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | MMAFighting.com

    In the lead-up to their first fight, Daniel Cormier vowed over and over again that he would make Anthony Johnson quit. His words ultimately proved to be prophetic, as Cormier submitted Johnson with a third-round rear-naked choke in May 2015 to capture the vacant UFC light heavyweight title.

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  18. Anthony Johnson has no issue with Jon Jones getting the next title shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | BloodyElbow

    It doesn't seem like Jon Jones ' problems outside the cage have earned him much animosity from those fighting in it. Or at the very least, not from Anthony Johnson .

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  19. Looking to 'grow,' David Branch relinquishes his WSOF titles, officially a free agentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | MMAFighting.com

    ... and Teddy Holder (in which he won the light heavyweight title). His only loss during that time came against Anthony Johnson in 2012, when fighting in Titan FC. His reason for asking to be released from WSOF while still riding so much momentum was ...

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  20. Daniel Cormier: Anthony Johnson is a Tyson-esque bully who won't do well when you stand up to himRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | MMA Mania

    Daniel Cormier is set to step back into the Octagon on April 8, 2017 at UFC 210 in Buffalo, New York, to take on Anthony Johnson in a rematch of their light heavyweight title fight a few years ago. As is the case when fighting a heavy-hitter like "Rumble," the threat of a knockout is always around the corner, something "DC" almost experienced in their first bout back in 2015 after Johnson floored him with a heavy strike, though he was able to recover and eventually submit his foe.

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