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Watch: Cormier & Lewis Get Up Close At Personal At UFC 230 Weigh-Ins

Daniel Cormier and Derrick Lewis went nose-to-nose for their final face-off ahead of tonight’s UFC 230 main event showdown for the heavyweight title.

These two can’t wait for those cage doors to close by the looks of things.

Tonight, the UFC’s heavyweight title will be on the line for the first defence of Daniel Cormier’s reign atop the division. And while many have written off his opponent’s chances of pulling off the upset, the power possessed by Derrick Lewis cannot be underestimated.

The pair have been nothing but cordial up until this point but when the time came for them to engage in their final staredown at yesterday ceremonial weigh-ins, the tension between the two was palpable.

If Lewis is able to dethrone the sport’s pound-for-pound number one, he’ll the owner of one of the greatest underdog wins in the history of the UFC.

If you want to know how we feel it’s going to play out, read our pre-fight prediction here.

Cillian Cunningham, Pundit Arena

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Author: Cillian Cunningham

Lead mixed martial arts writer who can be contacted at cillian@punditarena.com.