Derrick Lewis is fighting Daniel Cormier at MSG for the UFC heavyweight championship. but it wouldn't have been possible if he didn't spend over 3 years in prison.
Despite getting booed each by the Madison Square Garden faithful each time he took the fan-favorite Lewis down, Cormier continued to maul and grind until "The Black Beast" finally exposed his back and instantly tapped out via rear-naked choke at 2:14 of Round 2.
"Two belts, one on each shoulder baby!"
CBS Sports was with you for every punch, kick and submission attempt from Madison Square Garden with our live blog below. Let me take care of this and I will come to you afterward. Some guys have to fight to make money, but I'm busy working TV and I'm still doing well and it also gives me the opportunity to spend more time with my kids and my wife.
"I'm guessing that the crowd's gonna go even harder this time", Weidman said.
Brock Lesnar shoving Daniel Cormier after the main event at UFC 226!What's the story?
In his last bout at UFC 229, Lewis (21-5, one no contest) trailed on all three judges' scorecards when he knocked out Alexander Volkov with 11 seconds remaining to vault himself into a title shot.
Lesnar is now suspended by USADA having failed a drugs test after his octagon return against Mark Hunt at UFC 200 in July 2016, but the WWE star is eligible to fight again in January 2019, leading to rumours a fight between him and DC will be targeted for the new year. Cormier won by first round knockout.
There is little chance he's going to out-grapple Cormier, a two-time Olympian and the captain of the 2008 U.S. Olympic wrestling team. After guys get in the Octagon with me they're never the same. In a comical moment from the UFC 230 open workouts yesterday, Lewis was asked what he would be eating before entering the Octagon on Saturday.
That's when Eubanks got White on the phone. Brock did a promo on me calling me a piece of s**t.
"I'll be ready to push him or hit him upside the head". "My mom wouldn't have been happy with all the F-bombs I dropped on Dana, but he laughed about it and said he'd try to do right by me".
The pre-show featuring Shinsuke Nakamura vs Rusev for the United States Championship starts at 3pm in the UK and 11am ET/8am PT. WWE is now on an overseas tour in Europe where live events will take place in Scotland, Spain, England, Italy, and Germany.
The U.S. also doesn't have space at the border to manage the large-scale detention of migrants, with most facilities at capacity. We will NOT let these Caravans, which are also made up of some very bad thugs and gang members, into the U.S.
Trump's posture toward China has been closely watched by investors, who are looking for the possibility of tensions cooling. The US also sued to stop the companies from exporting to America any products that were created using the trade secrets.
FILE - Saudi Arabia's top prosecutor Saud al-Mojeb walks to board a plane to leave Turkey, in Istanbul, Oct. 31, 2018. Mr Khashoggi's family vehemently denied that he was in any way unsafe or a member of the Muslim Brotherhood.
The team that showed stoic performance during the entire series crumbled against the Indian bowlers in the last match. Skipper Jason Holder top-scored with 25 to raise hopes of a West Indies fightback but the rest of the batting folded.
However, White House lawyers expect to work with the Justice Department to develop a legal justification for the action. He also claimed that what he terms "so-called Birthright Citizenship " is "not covered by the 14th Amendment ".
Stephen Curry added 29 points and sank six 3-pointers, giving him at least five from beyond the arc in every game this season. We knew that at some point he would erupt like Vesuvius and some poor team was going to end up like Pompeii.
That ad was part of a blitz by Mr Trump's campaign, and his campaign manager, Brad Parscale, did several interviews to promote it. TV news outlets spent last night and this morning comparing the video to one used so effectively in 1988 by George H.W.
I think we deserved a draw on chances created", said Lampard, whose side knocked out Manchester United in the previous round. Predicted Derby County XI: Carson; Bogle, Tomori, Keogh, Forsyth; Wilson, Huddlestone; Waghorn, Mount, Lawrence; Nugent .
Unai Emery aiming to help Arsenal 'write a new history'
Arsenal has some good players, and you saw against Leicester City the other week what can happen when they get on a roll. Liverpool are one of the only two teams in the league, whose xGA (expected goals against) are in single digits.
Shah Rukh Khan to treat fans with Zero trailer on his birthday
Mentioning Shah Rukh's presence at the KIFF she wrote, "Keep entertaining us with your films and achieve all the success in life. Details about the film were kept under wraps right till the trailer was released. " Zero " will hit the screens on December 21.
Heidi Klum wins Halloween in Shrek costume
At the end of September, Klum teased fans by revealing she was working with a prosthetics company to create her costume. The pair arrived in a fairy-tale style chariot and even pushed a pram with little ogre babies in it.
Over 5200 USA troops heading to Mexico border
The U.S. military has already begun delivering jersey barriers to the southern border in conjunction with the deployment plans. Trump reiterated that he wanted to set up "tent cities" to hold people coming to the USA , including those seeking asylum.
Khashoggi was strangled as soon as he entered consulate
Mohammed bin Salman previously vowed that Khashoggi's killers - which the country has claimed were rogues - would face justice. It is also pressing Saudi Arabia for information concerning his remains, which still haven't been found.