Daniel Cormier Issues Statement On UFC 241 Loss

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier lost the gold via fourth round knockout to Stipe Miocic in the main event at UFC 241.

Cormier, who has suffered just two losses as a professional MMA fighter, would issue the following statement on Instagram about the stunning defeat:

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It’s been a couple of days and I can’t stress the disappointment, I am so sorry to all I have let down. To my wife and kids I am so sorry you guys had to experience that, I never wanted y’all to see that and the hurt you guys showed breaks my heart everytime I think about it. My coaches I am sorry, i appreciate the work and time you’ve spent with me. My fans, thank you guys for all the love and support you have guided me to all these amazing accomplishments. Stipe Miocic and his team, congratulations on a tremendous victory, you showed so much heart and grit, you are the definition of Cleveland tough. @danawhite And all at the @ufc thank you all for everything you have done for me and my family. This has been the most amazing journey, I will decide what I am gonna do now, and as soon as I decide you will all know right away. I love you all. DC

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The former two division UFC champion has suffered just one other defeat as a professional MMA fighter and that came to UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones at UFC 182.

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