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Ciryl Gane Hilariously Recreates Awkward Backstage Moment With Ngannou

Ciryl Gane might be trying to get into the head of his opponent Francis Nagnnou before their fight.

Ciryl Gane is currently holding the UFC heavyweight interim belt. That means he …read more

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Fabricio Werdum shares detailed prediction for Ciryl Gane vs Francis Ngannou title fight

UFC veteran Fabricio Werdum has given his thoughts on what will go down between Ciryl Gane and Francis Ngannou at UFC 270. In January, we’ll finally see Ciryl Gane and …read more

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Why (and how) Fabricio Werdum sees Ciryl Gane beating Francis Ngannou at UFC 270

Fabricio Werdum thinks the UFC will soon have a new undisputed heavyweight champion.
Werdum, a former UFC heavyweight champ himself, believes Ciryl Gane will defeat Francis Ngannou in their championship bout …read more

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Ngannou Forgets Ex-Teammate’s Name : ‘You Trained 4 Years Together’

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While former teammates Francis Ngannou and Ciryl Gane aren’t set to fight until January 22nd at UFC 270, Ngannou has …read more

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Ngannou: I Always Expected To Fight Former Teammate Gane In The UFC

UFC Heavyweight Champion Francis Ngannou has admitted he always expected to eventually face former teammate and current interim titleholder Ciryl Gane on MMA’s biggest stage.

Ngannou, who arrived in the UFC …read more

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Posted on November 26, 2021, 11:16 pm By
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Francis Ngannou feels UFC created backstage scene with Ciryl Gane

Francis Ngannou and Ciryl Gane shared an awkward moment backstage at UFC 268. However, the undisputed champ doesn’t believe it happened naturally. When walking out to find his seat to …read more

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Ngannou Explains Gane Snub, Thinks UFC Set The Whole Thing Up

Francis Ngannou has explained his viral backstage snub of former training partner Ciryl Gane, and he says there’s more than what meets the eye.

One of the stories that came out …read more

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Francis Ngannou admits he avoided someone in viral backstage video – but it wasn't Ciryl Gane

According to UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou, he doesn’t have an issue with his former teammate and next opponent Ciryl Gane.
With that in mind, Ngannou (16-3 MMA, 11-2 UFC) feels …read more

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Francis Ngannou believes UFC set up viral backstage Ciryl Gane scene: ‘They were waiting for me’

As UFC 270 approaches, one viral clip in particular is guaranteed to be a major part of the marketing blitz for Francis Ngannou’s title unification bout against Ciryl Gane.
The …read more

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UFC 270 poster released featuring heavyweight champions Francis Ngannou and Ciryl Gane

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Francis Ngannou and Ciryl Gane are putting it all on the line on the UFC’s first pay-per-view of …read more

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UFC 270 official poster highlighted by Francis Ngannou vs. Ciryl Gane heavyweight title unification bout

Francis Ngannou will look to unify the heavyweight titles when he takes on his former training partner.
Heavyweight champion Ngannou (16-3 MMA, 11-2 UFC) meets interim champ Ciryl Gane (10-0 MMA, 7-0 …read more

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Ngannou Working With GLORY Kickboxing Champion Ahead Of UFC 270

UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou isn’t pulling punches when it comes to his preparation for his UFC 270 clash against Ciryl Gane.

Ngannou will fight Gane on Jan. 22 on the …read more

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Francis Ngannou brings in GLORY heavyweight champion Rico Verhoeven in preparation for UFC 270

Francis Ngannou has brought in kickboxing star Rico Verhoeven to help him prepare for Ciryl Gane at UFC 270. At UFC 270, Francis Ngannou will face arguably the most technical …read more

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Francis Ngannou coach hopes Rico Verhoeven continues to work with champ ahead of title defense vs. Ciryl Gane

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Francis Ngannou is working with some heavy hitters ahead of his first heavyweight title defense in January.
On …read more

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Lopez Would Rather Train Gane For Free Than Ngannou for $100,000

Francis Ngannou’s former coach Fernand Lopez has suggested he’d rather train Ciryl Gane for free than reunite with “The Predator” for $100,000.

Ngannou began his career in MMA under the tutelage …read more

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Former coach says Ngannou undersold Gane’s talent to UFC matchmakers

Francis Ngannou’s former coach Fernand Lopez says fighter tried to slow Ciryl Gane’s UFC career | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

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Jon Jones shares his thoughts on Ciryl Gane: “I think he’s pretty unique for a heavyweight”

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones shared his thoughts on Ciryl Gane, saying “I think he’s pretty unique for a heavyweight.” Jones took to his social media this weekend …read more

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Posted on November 15, 2021, 8:16 pm By
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Coach claims Francis Ngannou advised UFC officials not to sign former teammate Ciryl Gane

According to Fernand Lopez, Francis Ngannou once advised the UFC that Ciryl Gane wasn’t quite ready to sign for the promotion. At UFC 270, Francis Ngannou and Ciryl Gane will …read more

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Coach Claims Francis Ngannou Advised The UFC Not To Sign Ciryl Gane

Francis Ngannou’s former coach Fernand Lopez has accused the UFC Heavyweight Champion of downplaying Ciryl Gane’s abilities to the UFC while the pair were teammates.

After transitioning from poverty to superstardom …read more

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Ciryl Gane reacts after receiving the cold shoulder from Francis Ngannou at UFC 268

Ciryl Gane has reacted after receiving the cold shoulder from former teammate and fellow heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou at UFC 268. Gane (10-0 MMA) and Ngannou (16-3 MMA) are set …read more

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Ciryl Gane isn't sure why Francis Ngannou snubbed him backstage at UFC 268: ‘It was not necessary’

You could cut the tension with a knife when Francis Ngannou and Ciryl Gane crossed paths backstage at UFC 268.
The former teammates will square off to unify the heavyweight title …read more

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Video: Francis Ngannou snubs Ciryl Gane backstage at UFC 268

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Francis Ngannou and Ciryl Gane were training partners for a short time, but you wouldn’t know that by their backstage …read more

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VIDEO: Francis Ngannou brushes past Ciryl Gane, former coach Fernand Lopez backstage at UFC 268

Francis Ngannou didn’t even acknowledge Ciryl Gane when the pair crossed paths backstage at UFC 268.
Heavyweight champion Ngannou (16-3 MMA, 11-2 UFC) is set to unify his belt with interim heavyweight …read more

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Francis Ngannou Shades Ciryl Gane In Backstage Encounter At UFC 268

A rivalry is really starting to form between Francis Ngannou and Ciryl Gane.

This is not something that has been the case for long, but Ngannou has gone on record to …read more

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Francis Ngannou completely ignores Ciryl Gane backstage at UFC 268 (Video)

UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou completely ignored interim champion Ciryl Gane when they encountered each other backstage at UFC 268. Gane won the interim heavyweight title back at UFC 265 …read more

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UFC will unify the heavyweight titles when reigning division kingpin Francis Ngannou goes to war with interim titleholder Ciryl Gane atop the UFC 270 …read more

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UFC 270 fight card: Ngannou vs. Gane headlines event with two title fights

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A UFC heavyweight title unifier between undisputed champ Francis Ngannou and interim titleholder Ciryl Gane is official for UFC 270 …read more

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Ngannou: Gane Unification Bout Isn’t On The Same Level As A Jones Fight

UFC Heavyweight Champion Francis Ngannou doesn’t hold the same excitement towards his upcoming fight with Ciryl Gane as he would have for a clash with Jon Jones.

Ngannou hasn’t fought since …read more

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Posted on October 19, 2021, 5:16 pm By
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Francis Ngannou not as excited about fighting Ciryl Gane over Jon Jones

UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou says he is not as excited about fighting interim champ Ciryl Gane over superstar Jon Jones. Ngannou knocked out former champ Stipe Miocic back at …read more

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Teddy Atlas: Francis Ngannou 'better not get himself into a fire fight' with Ciryl Gane at UFC 270

Legendary boxing trainer Teddy Atlas thinks Francis Ngannou needs to be wary of how he approaches Ciryl Gane.
Heavyweight champion Ngannou (16-3 MMA, 11-2 UFC) will fights interim champ Gane (10-0 …read more

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Ciryl Gane not scared of Francis Ngannou’s KO power ahead of UFC 270

UFC interim heavyweight champion Ciryl Gane says that he is not scared of Francis Ngannou’s KO power ahead of their title fight at UFC 270. Gane won the interim heavyweight …read more

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Morning Report: Ciryl Gane not worried about Francis Ngannou’s power in their title fight: ‘This is not scaring me’

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Early next year, interim heavyweight champion Ciryl Gane will look to rest the title of “Baddest Man on …read more

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‘Confident’ Gane Unfazed By Power Of Ngannou

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Interim heavyweight champion Ciryl Gane will look to unify the 265-pound titles when he collides with …read more

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Sources: Ngannou-Gane set for UFC 270 in Jan.

Heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou will make his first title defense against Ciryl Gane at UFC 270 in January, sources confirmed to ESPN on Wednesday. …read more

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Francis Ngannou-Ciryl Gane Heavyweight Title Unification Bout Targeted for UFC 270

Francis Ngannou and Ciryl Gane are expected to square off in a heavyweight championship unification bout at UFC 270. …read more

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Posted on October 6, 2021, 8:16 pm By
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Francis Ngannou vs. Ciryl Gane heavyweight title unification bout targeted for UFC 270

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A heavyweight title unification bout is being targeted for UFC 270 on Jan. 22 as reigning champion Francis Ngannou is …read more

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Francis Ngannou vs. Ciryl Gane title unification bout in the works for UFC 270 on Jan. 22

The UFC heavyweight title is expected to be unified at the first pay-per-view event of 2022.
Reigning heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou (16-3 MMA, 11-2 UFC) will meet interim champ Ciryl Gane …read more

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