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Cormier tops Barnett, wins GP

Updated: May 20, 2012, 3:02 AM ET
By Franklin McNeil | ESPN.com

Daniel Cormier was an afterthought when Strikeforce officials selected participants for its heavyweight Grand Prix tournament.

No one will overlook Cormier again after his impressive performance Saturday night en route to a unanimous decision over veteran Josh Barnett at HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif.

The fight was scored 49-46, 50-45 and 50-45. ESPN.com also had it for Cormier, 50-45. Cormier was only added to the tournament when former Strikeforce heavyweight ...

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