Daniel Cormier OUT of UFC 206 Main Event

UFC Light-Heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier (18-1) has pulled out of his UFC 206 fight against Anthony “Rumble” Johnson (22-5) due to a knee injury. At this time, we do not know the severity of the injury.  Cormier has tweeted out an apology to Johnson.

“@Anthony_Rumble I left a message for you on ur phone. I apologize. We Will get to rock and roll bruh. Once again my apologies. DC”

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It is unknown if Johnson will take on an opponent on short notice at this moment. The remaining fights on the card are:

  • Max Holloway vs. Anthony Pettis
  • Donald Cerrone vs. Matt Brown
  • Tim Kennedy vs. TBA
  • Dooho Choi vs. Cub Swanson
  • Misha Cirkunov vs. Nikita Krylov
  • Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Drew Dober
  • Valerie Letourneau vs. Viviane Pereira
  • John Makdessi vs. Lando Vannata
  • Rustam Khabilov vs. Jason Saggo
  • Mitch Gagnon vs. Matthew Lopez
  • Zach Makovsky vs. Dustin Ortiz
  • Emil Meek vs. Jordan Mein

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