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Lewis Goals: No Pain, No Gane

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Heavyweight knockout machine Derrick Lewis is gearing up to fight fellow Top 5 contender Ciryl Gane for the promotion’s interim …read more

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Derrick Lewis calls Ciryl Gane a “boring” fighter ahead of UFC 265

UFC heavyweight title contender Derrick Lewis called his upcoming opponent Ciryl Gane a “boring” fighter ahead of their UFC 265 title fight. Lewis and Gane meet in the main event …read more

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Ciryl Gane On Derrick Lewis Fight: “He’ll Never Touch Me”

UFC heavyweight Ciryl Gane says he has the skills to avoid the power of Derrick Lewis in their interim title fight at UFC 265. In a surprising turn of events, …read more

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Francis Ngannou or Ciryl Gane, Derrick Lewis says ‘I’m still getting paid the same’

LAS VEGAS – For Derrick Lewis, the choice between heavyweight champ Francis Ngannou and Ciryl Gane was a simple one.
“They told me what I’m getting paid if I’m fighting …read more

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Derrick Lewis Doesn’t Mind Fighting Ciryl Gane Over Francis Ngannou

Don’t expect Derrick Lewis to complain about fighting Ciryl Gane over Francis Ngannou next. On August 7, Lewis will share the Octagon with Gane in the main event of UFC …read more

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UFC 265 Poster Drops For ‘Lewis Vs Gane’

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With UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou in timeout, the promotion will ask top-ranked contenders Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane to battle for the substitute …read more

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Houston Ass-Throw

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Move over Mitch Williams Ricky Vaughn, there’s a new “Wild Thing” in Major League Baseball.
UFC heavyweight Derrick Lewis had the honor …read more

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Dana White To Critics Of Interim HW Title Bout: “Shut The F**K Up”

UFC president Dana White has hit back at those criticizing the interim title fight between Ciryl Gane and Derrick Lewis. In the week after Gane’s main event victory over Russia’s …read more

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Hardy Trashes ‘Ex-Con’ Lewis And His ‘Greasy Lips’

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Greg Hardy has a bone to pick with Derrick Lewis.
When UFC President Dana White made the unpopular decision to sign …read more

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Greg Hardy unloads on “fatty” Derrick Lewis: “He’s an ex-con that doesn’t know when to shut up”

UFC heavyweight Greg Hardy unloaded on “fatty” Derrick Lewis, saying that “The Black Beast” is “an ex-con that doesn’t know when to shut up.” Hardy takes on Tai Tuivasa on …read more

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Greg Hardy: Lewis is ‘an ex-con that doesn’t know when to shut up’

Greg Hardy put Derrick Lewis on blast during UFC 264’s media day this week. | Photo by Chris Unger/DWTNCS LLC

Greg Hardy had some …read more

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Greg Hardy blasts 'ex-con' Derrick Lewis for gracing 'his fat, Popeyes, greasy chicken lips with my name'

LAS VEGAS – Greg Hardy won’t soon forget how Derrick Lewis came at him when he was a UFC newcomer – and he plans on making “The Black Beast” pay.
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Gane Has Bad News For ‘Black Beast’ Fans

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Undefeated heavyweight phenom Ciryl Gane will battle fellow 265-pound goliath Derrick Lewis in the upcoming UFC 265 pay-per-view (PPV) main …read more

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Dana White blasts critics of UFC interim heavyweight title fight: 'Just shut the f*ck up'

UFC president Dana White absolutely stands by his decision to make an interim heavyweight title fight.
When the UFC 265 headliner between Derrick Lewis (25-7 MMA, 16-5 UFC) and Ciryl Gane …read more

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Dana White justifies creating interim title for UFC 265’s Ciryl Gane vs. Derrick Lewis

UFC president Dana White justified creating an interim heavyweight title for UFC 265’s main event between Ciryl Gane and Derrick Lewis. The main event of August’s UFC 265 pay-per-view was …read more

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Ciryl Gane wary of Derrick Lewis' power, but plan is to 'never get touched' at UFC 265

For Ciryl Gane, the strategy against Derrick Lewis is pretty simple: Stick and move.
In what has been a fast rise for the Frenchman, Gane (9-0 MMA, 6-0 UFC) meets Lewis …read more

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Shut up, let me do what I’ve been doing for 20 years - White on interim belt issue

Dana White explains why the interim heavyweight title fight between Derrick Lewis and Cyril Gane ‘absolutely makes sense.’ | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

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Dana White: Interim Heavyweight Title Fight at UFC 265 ‘Absolutely Makes Sense’

When it was announced that Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane would square off for the interim heavyweight crown at UFC 265, it raised a lot of eyebrows in the MMA …read more

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Video: Who does UFC interim heavyweight title fight hurt most?

The most shocking news of the past week was that the UFC booked an interim heavyweight title fight between Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane to take place Aug. 7 at …read more

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Dana White: Francis Ngannou knew about interim belt, Derrick Lewis vs. Ciryl Gane ‘absolutely makes sense’

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UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou was able to defend his title in September, per his reps. But that wasn’t soon …read more

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Dana White Speaks Out On Why Interim HW Title Fight Was Booked

Dana White has personally explained why an interim heavyweight title fight between Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane has been booked. “Shocked” was a word launched after the UFC announced the …read more

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UFC Superfights that Should Have Happened

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With the recent announcement of the interim heavyweight title fight between Derrick Lewis and Cyril Gane, fans cannot help but to wonder if the UFC will …read more

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Ciryl Gane doesn’t feel bad for Francis Ngannou that interim UFC heavyweight title was created

Ciryl Gane says that he doesn’t feel bad for Francis Ngannou that an interim UFC heavyweight title was created for him and Derrick Lewis. Ngannou was fully expected to fight …read more

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Ciryl Gane Doesn’t Get The Big Deal About Interim HW Title Booking

It seems UFC heavyweight Ciryl Gane isn’t losing any sleep over snatching the Derrick Lewis fight from under the nose of Francis Ngannou, saying that he “doesn’t feel bad for …read more

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Curtis Blaydes Reacts To Interim UFC Title Bout Between Lewis & Gane

Curtis Blaydes discusses the interim title showdown between Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane.
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Ciryl Gane believes Derrick Lewis is very dangerous, but will put him in ‘deep water’ at UFC 265

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Ciryl Gane doesn’t feel bad for his former teammate Francis Ngannou now that he’s booked himself a pay-per-view main event …read more

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Ciryl Gane says UFC offered interim title fight before Volkov fight

Ciryl Gane’s win over Alexander Volkov at UFC Vegas 30 netted him an interim title shot vs. Derrick Lewis. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images
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Major Reason Behind Lewis/Gane Interim HW Title Booking Revealed

One major reason behind the UFC’s sudden decision to book an interim title fight between Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane has been revealed. UFC fans worldwide were taken for a …read more

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Ciryl Gane opens as heavy betting favorite over Derrick Lewis

Betting lines have already opened up on the interim title bout between no. 3 ranked heavyweight contender Ciryl Gane and no. 2 ranked heavyweight Derrick Lewis that is set to …read more

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Ciryl Gane Listed as Significant Favorite in Interim Title Bout vs. Derrick Lewis

Ciryl Gane is a solid favorite to claim interim gold when he squares off against Derrick Lewis at UFC 265. …read more

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Ciryl Gane opens as big favorite over Derrick Lewis in UFC 265 interim heavyweight title bout

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Ciryl Gane is an early favorite to capture the UFC interim heavyweight title over Derrick Lewis.
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Gane Jumps Out To Early Favorite Against Lewis

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Ciryl Gane will battle fellow heavyweight titan Derrick Lewis at the upcoming UFC 265 pay-per-view (PPV) event on Aug. 7 …read more

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Ciryl Gane Opens As Betting Favorite For Interim Title Fight Against Lewis

UFC heavyweight Ciryl Gane has opened as a considerable betting favorite for his newly announced interim title fight with Derrick Lewis. Just days out from his comfortable UFC Vegas 30 …read more

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Pros react after Derrick Lewis vs. Ciryl Gane is announced as interim heavyweight title fight at UFC 265

Dana White shocked fight fans this afternoon when he announced that Derrick Lewis would be fighting Ciryl Gane for the interim heavyweight title at UFC 265. After weeks of the …read more

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Ciryl Gane opens as a sizable betting favorite over Derrick Lewis at UFC 265

The betting lines are open for the upcoming interim heavyweight title fight at UFC 265 and Ciryl Gane is slated as a big favorite.
The news of the matchup between Gane …read more

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Ngannou Reacts To Lewis vs. Gane: ‘I Remember My Interim Title...’

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UFC Heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou has some thoughts about Derrick Lewis vs. Ciryl Gane at UFC 265. Francis Ngannou can’t …read more

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Video: What to make of UFC 265’s stunning interim heavyweight title bout?

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What should we make of the UFC’s decision to book Ciryl Gane vs. Derrick Lewis for an interim heavyweight title …read more

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Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane react after being booked in interim heavyweight title fight at UFC 265

Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane have reacted after being booked in a interim heavyweight title fight at UFC 265. After weeks of Dana White insinuating that a rematch with ‘The …read more

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Derrick Lewis, Ciryl Gane share first thoughts on UFC 265 interim title fight

Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane have different reactions running through their minds in the immediate aftermath of being booked to fight for the interim heavyweight title at UFC 265.
Lewis, who …read more

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Ciryl Gane opens as heavy favorite to defeat Derrick Lewis at UFC 265

Ciryl Gane has opened as a sizeable favorite over Derrick Lewis for the interim heavyweight title. The hope for the UFC was to have Ngannou defend his heavyweight title for …read more

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Ciryl Gane vs Derrick Lewis Set For Interim HW Title Bout At UFC 265

The MMA world was rocked with some hard-hitting heavyweight news Monday when it was announced that there will be an interim title bout between Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane at …read more

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UFC Books Derrick Lewis-Ciryl Gane Interim Heavyweight Title Bout for Aug. 7

An interim heavyweight championship tilt pitting Derrick Lewis against Ciryl Gane has been added to the
UFC 265 pay-per-view lineup on Aug. 7. …read more

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Pros react to Ciryl Gane vs. Derrick Lewis interim heavyweight title fight at UFC 265

Three months after Francis Ngannou was crowned UFC heavyweight champion, an interim heavyweight title has been created.
UFC President Dana White on Monday announced a fight between top contender Ciryl …read more

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Francis Ngannou reacts after Derrick Lewis vs. Ciryl Gane is announced with UFC interim heavyweight title on the line

Francis Ngannou isn’t too thrilled the UFC is creating an interim heavyweight title. Ngannou won the heavyweight title back at UFC 260 at the end of March with a KO …read more

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Interim heavyweight title bout between Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane official for UFC 265

An interim heavyweight title bout between no. 2 ranked heavyweight Derrick Lewis and no. 3 ranked contender Ciryl Gane will take place Aug. 7 at UFC 265, according to a …read more

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UFC 265 heads to Houston with Derrick Lewis vs. Ciryl Gane interim heavyweight championship headliner

After months of speculation, UFC 265 has a location and main event.
On Aug. 7 the UFC will roll into Houston, a location that was speculated for the event, company president …read more

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Derrick Lewis vs. Ciryl Gane interim heavyweight title fight set to headline UFC 265 in Houston

Derrick Lewis will be fighting for UFC gold on August 7 in Houston, it just won’t be for the undisputed belt. Lewis was reportedly set to face Francis Ngannou in …read more

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UFC books Lewis-Gane interim h'weight title fight

An interim heavyweight title fight between Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane will be held at UFC 265 in Houston, a decision that left defending champion Francis Ngannou — who said …read more

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Ciryl Gane vs Derrick Lewis Set For Interim HW Title Bout At UFC 265

The MMA world was rocked with some hard-hitting heavyweight news Monday when it was announced that there will be an interim title bout between Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane at …read more

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Lewis vs. Gane For Interim Title, Ngannou’s Team Shocked!

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Francis Ngannou’s team is reportedly shocked by the news that Derrick Lewis vs. Ciryl Gane will headline UFC 265 for …read more

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Derrick Lewis vs. Ciryl Gane for interim heavyweight title booked as UFC 265 main event

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It’s barely been three months since Francis Ngannou was crowned UFC heavyweight champion, but an interim title is …read more

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Predator vs. Predator! Don Frye Wants Comeback vs. Francis Ngannou

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Move over Derrick Lewis, Jon Jones and Stipe Miocic — UFC legend Don Frye and his …read more

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Francis Ngannou vs. Derrick Lewis 2 reportedly delayed until at least September

The rematch between UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou and rival Derrick Lewis has reportedly delayed until at least September. The UFC has been planning on having Ngannou and Lewis headline …read more

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Ngannou-Lewis Delayed Until September

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Francis Ngannou will look to avenge his 2018 loss to Derrick Lewis — and make his …read more

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MMA Real or Not: Ngannou vs. Lewis for the UFC heavyweight title is no sure thing

Time is running out on the possibility of Francis Ngannou vs. Derrick Lewis 2 in August, so then what? And what will happen with Leon Edwards? …read more

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Francis Ngannou wants Jon Jones next, not Derrick Lewis: “I love that fight”

UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou is still holding out hope that he will fight Jon Jones next and not Derrick Lewis. Ngannou knocked out Stipe Miocic in March at UFC …read more

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