Watch highlights from the light heavyweight bout at UFC 187 between Anthony Johnson vs. Daniel Cormier for the vacant title which took place Saturday, May 23 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

For a complete round-by-round recap from the entire night of action click HERE.



Daniel Cormier def. Anthony Johnson by submission (rear naked choke). Round 3, 2:39 – for vacant UFC light heavyweight title
Chris Weidman def. Vitor Belfort by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 2:53 – for UFC middleweight title
Donald Cerrone def. John Makdessi by TKO. Round 2, 4:44
Andrei Arlovski def. Travis Browne by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 4:41
Joseph Benavidez def. John Moraga by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)


John Dodson def. Zach Makovsky by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Dong Hyun Kim def. Josh Burkman by submission (arm triangle). Round 3, 2:13
Rafael Natal def. Uriah Hall by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Nina Ansaroff vs. Rose Namajunas -Fight cancelled, Ansaroff pulled out due to illness,


Colby Covington def. Mike Pyle by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27)
Islam Makhachev def. Leo Kuntz by submission (rear naked choke). Round 2, 2:38
Justin Scoggins def. Josh Sampo by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

(c) – Champion


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Matt was born and raised in Albuquerque and sometimes found in NY. He grew up playing football until a friend introduced him to a local mma gym in 2009 where he fell in love with the sport. While no longer training, he enjoys competing in jiu-jitsu tournaments throughout the year. Also passionate about video, Matt does freelance video work during the day from real-estate to interviews for independent media companies.