One of Ultimate Fighting Championship\u2019s most dominant champions, Daniel Cormier walked into a bit of controversy when he tipped the scales for his light heavyweight title fight with Anthony \u201cRumble\u201d Johnson. While he came in overweight, he was able to cut down 1.2 pounds in just two minutes to make the fight official. Fighters and fans alike were questioning how the obviously rough weight cut would impact Cormier\u2019s performance inside the octagon, but as history would have it D.C. successfully defended his championship title after submitting Johnson in the second round. Fighters have been cutting weight drastically throughout their careers to a point where it might get dangerous. UFC and nearly every commission have adopted the early weigh-in process, meaning fighters have longer to rehydrate after the bout. This could actually help fighters and Cormier likely used this to his advantage at \u201cUFC 210\u201d as \u201cBig\u201d John McCarthy revealed that he came in weighing 236 pounds on fight night! Check it out: \u201c Cormier just had his championship fight with\u00a0\u201cRumble\u201d Johnson. Now, there was a whole thing about the weight issue there. We\u2019ll say he weighed in and it was 205 . He was 236 the night of the fight. That\u2019s way too much weight. he was weighed.\u201d For more MMA news click here.