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Ciryl Gane breaks down Francis Ngannou vs. Stipe Miocic 2, says Jon Jones title shot ‘a little shame’

Fernand Lopez, Ciryl Gane’s first MMA coach at the MMA Factory in Paris, estimated the heavyweight would be in the UFC in two years. Gane did it in half the …read more

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UFC 260 poster released

Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou will clash again at UFC 260. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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Posted on February 27, 2021, 3:46 pm By
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UFC 260 poster dubs Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou as 'biggest baddest rematch'

The UFC heavyweight championship will be back on the line, and two familiar participants will clash for gold in the UFC 260 main event.
Reigning titleholder Stipe Miocic will attempt to …read more

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Franny Pack Zips Up Brutal Body Blows

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Top-ranked UFC heavyweight contender Francis Ngannou was taken down six times in his UFC 220 title fight against Stipe …read more

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UFC free fight: Jairzinho Rozenstruik rebounds with knockout of Junior Dos Santos

Jairzinho Rozenstruik continued to show off his fight-ending abilities in his most recent outing.
Looking to rebound from his first career loss to Francis Ngannou at UFC 249, Rozenstruik faced former …read more

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DC claims Lewis has more KO power than Ngannou

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“There is a reason Francis Ngannou was so tentative in the fight against Derrick Lewis”. Former …read more

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Posted on February 24, 2021, 3:46 am By
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Tyron Woodley discusses training with Francis Ngannou: He made me feel like my “nose is gonna break”

Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley recently did a bit of training with Francis Ngannou, and he seems to be pretty blown away by the heavyweight contender’s sheer strength. Ngannou, …read more

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Tyron Woodley discusses training with Francis Ngannou: He made me feel like my “nose is gonna break”

Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley recently did a bit of training with Francis Ngannou, and he seems to be pretty blown away by the heavyweight contender’s sheer strength. Ngannou, …read more

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Daniel Cormier argues Derrick Lewis hits harder than Francis Ngannou

Former UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier believes Derrick Lewis is potentially a harder puncher than Francis Ngannou. Lewis and Ngannou, the UFC’s No. 1 and 2-ranked heavyweights, are widely accepted …read more

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Latest UFC 260 Fight Card, PPV Lineup

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UFC heavyweight wrecking ball Francis Ngannou will look to correct the mistakes from his first fight …read more

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Dana White Confirms Jon Jones to Face Winner of Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou 2

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight champ Jon Jones has a clear path set to the heavyweight title. …read more

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Dana White: Jon Jones will fight winner of Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou

Jon Jones vacated the UFC light heavyweight championship to pursue the heavyweight title. UFC president Dana White says Jones will get a crack at the belt in his first heavyweight …read more

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Dana White Doubles Down On Jon Jones Getting Immediate Heavyweight Title Shot

Dana White has made it clear Jon Jones will fight the winner of Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou 2 at UFC 260. After Jones vacated the light heavyweight title he …read more

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Dana White Doubles Down On Jon Jones Getting Immediate Heavyweight Title Shot

Dana White has made it clear Jon Jones will fight the winner of Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou 2 at UFC 260. After Jones vacated the light heavyweight title he …read more

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Dana White: Jon Jones will fight Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou winner for heavyweight title

Dana White has confirmed that Jon Jones will challenge for the title in his first fight at heavyweight.
Jones (26-1 MMA, 20-1 UFC), who vacated his UFC light heavyweight title this …read more

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Dana White: Jon Jones will fight the winner of Stipe Moicic and Francis Ngannou

Former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones relinquished his 205-pound title last year to pursue his aspirations of winning the heavyweight crown.

Jones wants a title shot in his debut …read more

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Fight Archives: Debuting Ngannou brutally armbars opponent

Beneath the knockout artist that is Francis Ngannou also lies a clever submission finisher. We’re all very familiar with the brain-shaking, jaw-cracking power in Francis Ngannou’s hands.
But beneath …read more

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Francis Ngannou on rewatching his first fight with Stipe Miocic: “I see the guy look like me, but I don’t recognize myself”

UFC heavyweight contender Francis Ngannou has given his thoughts on the first time he fought Stipe Miocic back at UFC 220. The two men fought for the UFC Heavyweight Championship …read more

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Ngannou Blames Inexperience For Miocic Loss

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will give heavyweight wrecking ball Francis Ngannou another chance to dethrone reigning …read more

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Morning Report: Francis Ngannou reflects on loss to Stipe Miocic ahead of rematch: ‘I didn’t spend enough time in the octagon to have that experience’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

At UFC 260, Francis Ngannou will have his second chance to claim the UFC heavyweight title when he once again challenges …read more

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Miocic: It’s Unfortunate For Ngannou That He Has To Fight Me Again

UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic believes that the “new” version of Francis Ngannou will get the same old outcome on March 27 when the two top heavyweights meet again. Becoming …read more

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Morning Report: Stipe Miocic putting a premium on speed ahead of Francis Ngannou rematch: ‘Speed kills’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Stipe Miocic knows that Francis Ngannou has improved since the first time they fought, but unfortunately for Ngannou, Miocic says that …read more

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Stipe Miocic discusses his upcoming rematch with Francis Ngannou, predicts “the same outcome”

Stipe Miocic is expecting to hear “And Still” when he rematches Francis Ngannou at UFC 260. Miocic is set to defend his heavyweight title in the main event of UFC …read more

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Stipe Miocic: Francis Ngannou's growth won't prevent same outcome in UFC 260 rematch

Stipe Miocic admits Francis Ngannou has improved going into their heavyweight title rematch at UFC 260. Is it enough to create a different result, though? The champ doesn’t think so.
After …read more

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Alistair Overeem makes pick for Miocic vs Nagannou 2

Alistair Overeem knows Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou well, having fought both of them. Ngannou will again look to wrench the UFC heavyweight title from Miocic when the pair meet …read more

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Henry Cejudo tells Francis Ngannou to bend the knee and “sign the contract”

Henry Cejudo has issued a callout to heavyweight title challenger, Francis Ngannou. Despite the fact that Cejudo retired at UFC 249, he has been vocal about calling people out. He …read more

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Ngannou Betting Favorite For Miocic Rematch

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight title contender Francis Ngannou opened as the odds-on betting favorite over …read more

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Sources: Miocic-Ngannou 2 to headline UFC 260

UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou will do battle for a second time when they meet in the UFC 260 main event on March 27, sources told ESPN. …read more

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Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou 2 set for UFC 260 main event

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The heavyweight title will go up for grabs on March 27 when reigning champion Stipe Miocic faces Francis Ngannou in a …read more

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Pedro Rizzo Believes Jon Jones Should Be Underdog Against Stipe Miocic, Francis Ngannou

Ultimate Fighting Championship pioneer and repeat heavyweight title challenger Pedro Rizzo weighed in on Jon Jones’ upcoming move to Rizzo’s old division. …read more

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Dana White Confirms Jon Jones Will Fight The Winner Of Miocic-Ngannou 2

Jon Jones will face the winner of Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou, Dana White has confirmed. After Jones announced he would move up in weight, many wondered if he would …read more

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This point-of-view video of Francis Ngannou hitting pads is as scary as you'd think

There’s no denying Francis Ngannou is one of the scariest human beings on the planet (and also one of the nicest), especially if he’s standing across from you with boxing …read more

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White confirms Jones will fight winner of Miocic vs. Ngannou

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Dana White says Jon Jones will fight the winner of Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou for the heavyweight title. There …read more

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Dana White Confirms Jon Jones Will Fight The Winner Of Miocic-Ngannou 2

Jon Jones will face the winner of Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou, Dana White has confirmed. After Jones announced he would move up in weight, many wondered if he would …read more

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Dana White: Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou 2 being targeted for UFC 260 main event

Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Francis Ngannou might finally be getting another shot at Stipe Miocic.
At the UFC Fight Island …read more

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Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou Heavyweight Title Rematch Official for UFC 260

Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou will square off for a second time with heavyweight gold on the line at UFC 260. …read more

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Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou rematch to headline UFC 260 in March

The heavyweight title rematch between champion Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou is on.
UFC president Dana White confirmed at Saturday’s UFC on ABC 1 post-fight news conference that Miocic (20-3 MMA, …read more

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Francis Ngannou believes he matches up ‘pretty well’ with Jon Jones

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Francis Ngannou believes he matches up pretty well with former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. With Jon Jones expected …read more

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Francis Ngannou sizes up probable GOAT Jon Jones: “He has some good skills that he can match my power. It’s going to be different”

Francis Ngannou sized up probable GOAT Jon Jones, saying: “He has some good skills that he can match my power. It’s going to be different.” Jones, the longtime UFC light …read more

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Ngannou Sick Of Waiting: ‘I Don’t Know What I’m Doing’

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With the UFC calendar filling up fast, Francis Ngannou still doesn’t have a date for his heavyweight title fight …read more

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Posted on January 10, 2021, 6:46 pm By
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Dana White says UFC targeting April for Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou 2

UFC president Dana White says the UFC is targeting April for the rematch between UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou. White confirmed several months ago that Ngannou was …read more

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Jones ready to ‘go big’ against either Stipe Miocic or Francis Ngannou

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

“Both fights are gigantic challenges, but that’s what I’m here for in this stage of my career: to go big and …read more

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