Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida has made a new home for himself at middleweight. In just two bouts at 185 pound, Machida has already cemented his status as a threat to current champion Chris Weidman, whom he will challenge at UFC 175 on July 5 in Las Vegas.

One of the middleweight stalwarts that Lyoto Machida dispatched en route to a title shot was Mark Munoz. Check out the full fight, where Machida dropped his friend Munoz at UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Munoz.

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