5 Things You Should Know About MMA Fighter Stipe Miocic

Stipe Miocic wants what was once his and seeks redemption against the man who took it from him. The Strong Style Fight Team cornerstone will challenge Daniel Cormier for the Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight crown in the UFC 241 main event on Aug. 17 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. It serves as a rematch to a July 2018 encounter that resulted in a second-round knockout for Cormier. Miocic has not fought since. The 36-year-old Euclid, Ohio, native has compiled a 12-3 record since he joined the UFC roster as an undefeated prospect a little less than eight years ago. As Miocic prepares for his showdown with Cormier, here are five things you should know about him.

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