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Jon Jones scolds the UFC for adding “salt to the wound” following failed Francis Ngannou negotiations

Jon Jones has slammed the UFC for shutting down the possibility of a “super fight” against Francis Ngannou. Ngannou’s 20-second knockout of Jairzinho Rozenstruik at UFC 249 caught the attention …read more

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Dana White explains why Jon Jones vs. Francis Ngannou won’t happen right now

Jon Jones is not going to fight Francis Ngannou anytime soon according to UFC President Dana White. Ever since Ngannou knocked out Jairzinho Rozenstruik in 20 seconds at UFC 249, …read more

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Dana White doubles down on Jon Jones vs. Francis Ngannou not happening

Dana White is doubling down on Jon Jones vs. Francis Ngannou not happening anytime soon. Ever since Ngannou knocked out Jairzinho Rozenstruik in 20 seconds at UFC 249, Jones has …read more

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Francis Ngannou reacts after Jon Jones says negotiations with the UFC have broken down

Francis Ngannou believes the UFC isn’t willing to make a fight between him and Jon Jones happen. Ever since Ngannou knocked out Jairzinho Rozenstruik in 20 seconds at UFC 249, …read more

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Francis Ngannou wishes Jairzinho Rozenstruik fight went longer so he could have showcased his ground game

Francis Ngannou didn’t expect to knock out Jairzinho Rozenstruik in 20 seconds at UFC 249 and is semi-disappointed that he did. Entering the fight, Ngannou was on a three-fight winning …read more

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Alistair Overeem Wants Rematch With Jairzinho Rozenstruik So He Can ‘Finish Him’

Alistair Overeem is hoping to get the chance to rematch Jairzinho Rozenstruik following UFC on ESPN 8. Back at UFC Washington last December, Rozenstruik stepped in on short notice to …read more

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Alistair Overeem calls for a rematch with “Bigi Boy” following TKO victory over Walt Harris

UFC heavyweight contender Alistair Overeem has called for a rematch with Jairzinho Rozenstruik following his TKO win over Walt Harris. The Dutchman was able to return to winning ways at …read more

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Alistair Overeem wants Jairzinho Rozenstruik rematch: 'I fight him again, I'm gonna finish him'

After smashing his way back into the win column, Alistair Overeem wants the opportunity to avenge his most recent loss.
Overeem (46-18 MMA, 11-7 UFC) suffered a “Hail Mary” knockout loss …read more

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Francis Ngannou doesn’t believe Jon Jones fight happens but confident he’d KO “Bones” if it does

Francis Ngannou doesn’t think Jon Jones truly wants to fight him. Ever since Ngannou knocked out Jairzinho Rozenstruik in 20 seconds at UFC 249, Jones has taken to social media …read more

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Daniel Cormier praises Jon Jones for “gangster” move of calling out Francis Ngannou

Daniel Cormier says Jon Jones calling out Francis Ngannou is a gangster move. Ever since Ngannou knocked out Jairzinho Rozenstruik in just 20 seconds at UFC 249, Jones has talked …read more

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Francis Ngannou adds UFC 249 knockout to 'Predator Punchout' list

Francis Ngannou has posted his own rendition of the “Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!!” video game, and it’s incredible.
Prior to his fight with Jairzinho Rozenstruik at UFC 249, Ngannou posted a clip …read more

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Francis Ngannou opens as betting favorite over Daniel Cormier

Following his win at UFC 249, Francis Ngannou has opened as the betting favorite for a potential heavyweight showdown against Daniel Cormier. Ngannou knocked out Jairzinho Rozenstruik in just 20 …read more

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Francis Ngannou Not Happy With State Of UFC’s Heavyweight Division

Francis Ngannou is tired of waiting for another crack at the UFC heavyweight gold. This past Saturday night (May 9), Ngannou shared the Octagon with Jairzinho Rozenstruik. Going into the …read more

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Francis Ngannou angry, frustrated at the state of UFC heavyweight division: ‘I just want what I deserve’

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A 20-second knockout over previously undefeated heavyweight prospect Jairzinho Rozenstruik at UFC 249 should have ended in a celebration for Francis Ngannou.
Instead, the ferocious …read more

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Francis Ngannou Has Kind Words For Jairzinho Rozenstruik Following UFC 249

Francis Ngannou is all class after his knockout victory over Jairzinho Rozenstruik. Ngannou and Rozenstruik shared the Octagon this past Saturday night (May 9). The heavyweight tilt was featured on …read more

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Francis Ngannou sends classy message to Jairzinho Rozenstruik following UFC 249

Francis Ngannou sent a classy message to Jairzinho Rozenstruik, who he knocked out in 20 seconds on the main card of UFC 249 last weekend. While Ngannou treated Rozenstruik like …read more

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Jairzinho Rozenstruik releases statement after scary KO loss to Francis Ngannou at UFC 249

UFC heavyweight contender Jairzinho Rozenstruik released a statement following his scary KO loss to Francis Ngannou at UFC 249. In a highly-anticipated battle between two of the top heavyweights on …read more

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After UFC 249 win, Francis Ngannou estimates 9-12 months off if Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier 3 is next

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Francis Ngannou envisions a long layoff.
At UFC 249 on Saturday, Ngannou (15-3 MMA, 10-2 UFC) ran through fellow heavyweight contender Jairzinho Rozenstruik (10-1 MMA, 4-1 UFC). In …read more

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UFC 249 -- Francis Ngannou makes statement; Cowboy Cerrone's skid hits four

Francis Ngannou wants a title shot, and he made his case loud and clear against Jairzinho Rozenstruik. See all the UFC 249 results. …read more

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Pros React To Ngannou’s 20-Second KO!

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Francis Ngannou only needed 20 seconds to finish formerly undefeated heavyweight Jairzinho Rozenstruik last night (Sat., May 9, 2020) at UFC 249 live …read more

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UFC 249 results: Francis Ngannou crushes Jairzinho Rozenstruik with 20-second KO

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Francis Ngannou might just be the most terrifying fighter on the planet right now.
The ferocious heavyweight knockout artist added another victim to his …read more

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Pros react to Ngannou’s quick KO of Rozenstruik at UFC 249

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Francis Ngannou made quick work of Jairzinho Rozenstruik at UFC 249. On Twitter, pro fighters reacted to the finish, Francis Ngannou did it again. …read more

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UFC 249 results: Ngannou brutally knocks out Rozenstruik in 20 seconds

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Francis Ngannou just stormed the castle of Jairzinho Rozenstruik in a mere 20-seconds on the UFC 249 PPV main card. Two top ranked heavyweights …read more

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Pros react to Francis Ngannou vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik at UFC 249

A key heavyweight bout between knockout artists Francis Ngannou and Jairzinho Rozenstruik took place on tonight’s UFC 249 main card. The winner of tonight’s matchup was guaranteed a title shot …read more

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Twitter reacts to Francis Ngannou's 20-second KO of Jairzinho Rozenstruik at UFC 249

Francis Ngannou further etched himself into the top contender spot in the heavyweight division when he defeated Jairzinho Rozenstruik on Saturday at UFC 249.
Ngannou (15-3 MMA, 10-2 UFC) produced his …read more

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UFC 249 Highlights: Francis Ngannou KO’s Jairzinho Rozenstruik In Seconds

Francis Ngannou vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik didn’t last long at UFC 249. The two fighters met in a heavyweight bout at the UFC 249 pay-per-view event on Saturday night from Jacksonville, …read more

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UFC 249 Results: Francis Ngannou KO’s Jairzinho Rozenstruik (Video)

A key heavyweight bout between knockout artists Francis Ngannou and Jairzinho Rozenstruik takes place on tonight’s UFC 249 main card. The winner of tonight’s matchup has been guaranteed a title …read more

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UFC 249 results: Francis Ngannou scores highlight-reel KO, floors Jairzinho Rozenstruik in 20 seconds

Francis Ngannou’s power may be unmatched in MMA.
The heavyweight contender reminded everyone of his power Saturday when he stopped Jairzinho Rozenstruik quickly into their heavyweight bout. Ngannou (15-3 MMA, 10-2 …read more

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UFC 249 live blog: Francis Ngannou vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik

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This is the UFC 249 live blog for Francis Ngannou vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik, a heavyweight main card fight on Saturday’s fight card at VyStar …read more

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Francis Ngannou Says He Didn’t Know Who Jairzinho Rozenstruik Was When Offered UFC 249 Bout

Francis Ngannou wasn’t clued in on who Jairzinho Rozenstruik is when offered the UFC 249 bout. Tonight (May 9), Ngannou and Rozenstruik will collide on the main card of UFC …read more

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Francis Ngannou vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik: UFC 249 Preview

Preview the explosive heavyweight matchup set to go down at UFC 249 between Francis Ngannou and Jairzinho Rozenstruik on Saturday night. Rozenstruik enters the bout undefeated and looking to pick …read more

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Francis Ngannou surprised Jairzinho Rozenstruik called him out: ‘I guess he’s ready, I assume he knows what he’s doing’

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Francis Ngannou might be the most terrifying heavyweight on the UFC roster, which is why he’s rarely heard his name called by …read more

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Jairzinho Rozenstruik admits his training camp didn’t suffer at all as a result of coronavirus pandemic

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Four months is a long time for any training camp. But outside the delays in booking his fight against Francis Ngannou, undefeated heavyweight contender Jairzinho …read more

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Francis Ngannou admits he didn’t know who Jairzinho Rozenstruik was when UFC 249 fight was made

Francis Ngannou admits he didn’t know who Jairzinho Rozenstruik was when their fight was originally booked. Ngannou and Rozenstruik were supposed to fight on UFC Columbus and were rescheduled for …read more

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Francis Ngannou vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik winner will be in line for title shot, says Dana White

Dana White confirmed the winner of the UFC 249 heavyweight bout between Francis Ngannou and Jairzinho Rozenstruik will be in line for a title shot. The UFC president was asked …read more

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Diggin’ Deep on UFC 249: Main card preview

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Get the scoop on the non-title contests of UFC 249’s main card, featuring a clash of heavyweight KO artists in Francis Ngannou and Jairzinho Rozenstruik. …read more

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Pro fighters make their picks for Francis Ngannou vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik

On the stacked UFC 249 main card, Francis Ngannou takes on undefeated contender, Jairzinho Rozenstruik. Heading into this fight, Ngannou is a -275 favorite while “Bigi Boy” is a +215 …read more

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UFC 249 Clash: Ngannou Vs. Rozenstruik!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight knockout artists Francis Ngannou and Jairzinho Rozenstruik will duel this Saturday (May 9, 2020) at …read more

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Last Time in Florida: Francis Ngannou

Francis Ngannou returns to Florida to face Jairzinho Rozenstruik at UFC 249 this Saturday live on Pay-Per-View
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Jairzinho Rozenstruik plans to KO Francis Ngannou in “one of the best fights of 2020”

Jairzinho Rozenstruik is expecting to continue his knockout streak on Saturday night when he takes on Francis Ngannou at UFC 249. Rozenstruik and Ngannou were expected to headline UFC Columbus …read more

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Francis Ngannou: It’s Been ‘Very Frustrating’ Dealing With Cancelations, Expects To KO Rozenstruik

Francis Ngannou says it’s been hard to stay motivated after dealing with multiple canceled events. Ngannou was expected to headline UFC Columbus against Jairzinho Rozenstruik, but the event was canceled. …read more

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Francis Ngannou admits “it’s been very exhausting, very frustrating” to train through bout cancelations

Francis Ngannou is days out from a crucial heavyweight matchup with fellow knockout artist Jairzinho Rozenstruik. The bout will go down on the main card of UFC 249 this Saturday. …read more

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Ngannou In Fearsome Shape For UFC 249 ‘Bigi Boy’ Fight

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We’ve never seen ‘The Predator’ in better shape than he’s looking for his fight with rising contender Jairzinho Rozenstruik at UFC 249. Henry Cejudo isn’t …read more

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Photo | Francis Ngannou is looking absolutely jacked ahead of UFC 249

Former heavyweight title challenger Francis Ngannou will return to the Octagon at UFC 249 for a pivotal clash with Jairzinho Rozenstruik. The bout will mark Ngannou’s first appearance since June …read more

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UFC Unfiltered: Jairzinho Rozenstruik & Paul Felder

Listen to the latest UFC Unfiltered podcast featuring Jairzinho Rozenstruik and Paul Felder.
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Francis Ngannou displeased UFC shut down request for interim title fight with Rozenstruik

Francis Ngannou wanted the UFC to promote his May 9 heavyweight scrap with Jairzinho Rozenstruik to an interim title fight. From the sounds of it, the promotion isn’t interested. Ngannou’s …read more

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UFC Shuts Down Interim Heavyweight Title Talk for Francis Ngannou, Jairzinho Rozenstruik

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has no interest in an interim heavyweight title at this time. …read more

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Francis Ngannou requested interim title fight with Jairzinho Rozenstruik but ‘there was no interest’ from UFC

Francis Ngannou | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Francis Ngannou would love to compete for the UFC heavyweight title again, but there’s no telling when that opportunity might happen.
With three …read more

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Francis Ngannou agrees with Jairzinho Rozenstruik: UFC 249 fight should be for interim title

Just like Jairzinho Rozenstruik, Francis Ngannou also thinks their fight at UFC 249 should be for the interim heavyweight title.
Ngannou (14-3 MMA, 9-2 UFC) is set to face Rozenstruik on …read more

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Jairzinho Rozenstruik wants an interim heavyweight title on the line for his fight against Francis Ngannou

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Jairzinho Rozenstruik wanted to become UFC heavyweight champion this year, but the prospects of an undisputed title shot are looking less and less likely with …read more

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Rozenstruik says Ngannou fight should be for interim title

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Should an interim belt be on the line when Jairzinho Rozenstruik and Francis Ngannou meet in the octagon? Undefeated UFC heavyweight Jairzinho Rozenstruik says his …read more

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Jairzinho Rozenstruik says wait for Miocic-Comier trilogy slowed down division, insists on addition of interim title

Jairzinho Rozenstruik has a plan in mind to jumpstart his division.
The UFC heavyweight contender feels the weight class has lost stream as champion Stipe Miocic has been unable to defend …read more

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Francis Ngannou believes he’s already earned title shot

Francis Ngannou was expected to battle Jairzinho Rozenstruik at the recently canceled UFC 249 card. While this was a massive fight for the division, Ngannou feels he’s already earned another …read more

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Francis Ngannou Weighs In On UFC 249 Postponement

Francis Ngannou has spoken out on the UFC 249 postponement. Ngannou was expected to face Jairzinho Rozenstruik in the main event of UFC Columbus. Those plans went array when the …read more

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Francis Ngannou comments on UFC 249 postponement, thanks Dana White

Francis Ngannou recently reacted to the postponement of the UFC 249 card, which was supposed to include his heavyweight fight with Jairzinho Rozenstruik. UFC 249 was scheduled for April 18. …read more

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Francis Ngannou reacts to fighting on the UFC 249 prelims: ‘It was my call’

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There was a common question from MMA fans when the UFC 249 fight card was released: Why is Francis Ngannou vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik on …read more

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Jairzinho Rozenstruik makes a bold prediction for his fight against Francis Ngannou at UFC 249

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Jairzinho Rozenstruik had no fear calling out Francis Ngannou, and he’s carrying that same swagger into their highly anticipated fight coming at UFC 249.
The confidence …read more

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Francis Ngannou serious about boxing aspirations: “I want to make a statement”

UFC heavyweight Francis Ngannou is preparing for a possible title eliminator at UFC 249 on April 18 against Jairzinho Rozenstruik, but he has very high goals for his entire fighting …read more

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Francis Ngannou's return and other intriguing fights on the new UFC 249

Francis Ngannou and Jairzinho Rozenstruik will help clarify the heavyweight picture, adding a new wrinkle to UFC 249. …read more

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Rozenstruik vs. Ngannou set for UFC 249

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A heavyweight fight between Jairzinho Rozenstruik and Francis Ngannou has been added to UFC 249. Now with the main event in place, UFC 249 looks …read more

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Rozenstruik vs. Ngannou set for UFC 249

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A heavyweight fight between Jairzinho Rozenstruik and Francis Ngannou has been added to UFC 249. Now with the main event in place, UFC 249 looks …read more

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Francis Ngannou vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik added to UFC 249

A heavyweight bout between top contenders Francis Ngannou and Jairzinho Rozenstruik is the latest addition to the revamped UFC 249 card. Ngannou vs. Rozenstruik was originally set to take place …read more

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Francis Ngannou vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik moves to UFC 249

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

A highly anticipated heavyweight clash between Francis Ngannou and Jairzinho Rozenstruik is expected to move to the UFC 249 fight card.
Multiple sources confirmed to MMA …read more

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