Daniel Cormier Reinstated as UFC Light Heavyweight Champion
Daniel Cormier is once again the UFC light heavyweight champion.
The UFC has officially stripped Jon Jones of the title after his fight against Cormier was overturned to a no contest by the California State Athletic Commission following a positive drug test for steroids.
“UFC was informed Wednesday that the result of the UFC 214 bout between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier on July 29 was overturned by the California State Athletic Commission.
“As this was a title bout, Cormier will be reinstated as UFC light heavyweight champion.”