Daniel Cormier returned to the set of “Conan” on Tuesday night, having won the UFC’s heavyweight crown last weekend, despite the fact he had appeared on the show prior to UFC 226…

A little while back, Cormier appeared on Conan O’Brien’s show, and while doing so, he relayed he almost bailed. Why? As it turns out, several UFC stars have lost after being guests on the show, including Ronda Rousey, Miesha Tate, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz…

Well, in the clip below, Cormier talks about how he broke the “Conan” curse, and he also discusses his upcoming bout with Brock Lesnar.

The light-heavyweight and heavyweight champ knocked Stipe Miocic out in the opening round at UFC 226.