What makes this story so astounding however is the reality it occurred at the Honda Center in Anaheim — the scene for Sunday's title standoff.
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"Everything turns up at ground zero," Cormier said.
"I was at the Honda Center with Cain against Brock, and cornering him, the first occasion when I'd cornered him. Considering how enormous the thing was and now I'm the person on the marquee, I'm the champion. I'm the main event."
"Each one of those things have impelled me to prepare harder, work harder and improve as a warrior."
On the off chance that Jon Jones is truly inspired by going up against Brock Lesnar in a UFC superfight, Lesnar will be good to go.
Jones is get ready for his rematch with Daniel Cormier in the headliner of UFC 214 this end of the week, however he stood out as truly newsworthy amid a current Facebook Live visit by saying he would love to go up against Lesnar, who is back in proficient wrestling after his arrival to the octagon at UFC 200 a year ago.
Jones included that he thought Lesnar could never acknowledge such a battle, which would surely be one of the greatest occasions in blended hand to hand fighting history.
At the point when Lesnar was reached by The Associated Press for a reaction Tuesday, the previous heavyweight champion made his ability clear.
"Would I battle Jon Jones? Whenever, anyplace," Lesnar said. "At the present time he ought to be stressed over D.C. on Saturday night."
With that announcement, Lesnar likewise showed he is in any event thinking about an arrival to the game in which he won the UFC title in simply his fourth expert battle.
Lesnar is a companion and supporter of Cormier, who has ruled on the light heavyweight division for a long time amid Jones' various inconveniences outside the pen.
Jones beat Cormier in their initially meeting in January 2015, yet was stripped of his 205-pound title after his association in an attempt at manslaughter mishap in New Mexico. The contenders were slated for a rematch at UFC 200 last July, however Jones was pulled from the session and hit with a year-long suspension for fizzling a doping test.