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Ciryl Gane Hopeful Francis Ngannou Stays In UFC: “I Want My Rematch”

Ciryl Gane wants the UFC to come to terms with heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou on a new deal so he can eventually get a rematch. Gane fell short via a unanimous decision against Ngannou at UFC 270. After finding his range on the feet early in the fight, Ngannou's improved...

Fighters React To Francis Ngannou Outlasting Ciryl Gane At UFC 270

Francis Ngannou vs. Ciryl Gane was everything that was advertised as Gane stepped up to challenge for the heavyweight title.  The two fighters met in a bout on Saturday night (January 22, 2022) at the UFC 270 pay-per-view event from Anaheim, California at the Honda Center. Francis was wearing knee...

Archives: Gane Wants To Fight Jon Jones Because He’s “The GOAT” (2021)

Last year, Ciryl Gane explained why he would love a fight against Jon Jones. If Jones makes his heavyweight debut on schedule and Gane is victorious tonight at UFC 270, then there is nothing theoretically preventing that fight from happening. The following article is brought to you in its original,...

The Pulse of MMA: Fans Brace For The Impact of Ngannou vs. Gane

The Pulse of MMA: Fan Reactions To The Sport’s Biggest Stories MMA fans prepare for the heavyweight collision that awaits at UFC 270 when the UFC heavyweight title is unified between undisputed champion Francis Ngannou and interim champ Ciryl Gane. Francis Ngannou vs. Ciryl Gane Headline UFC 270 Tonight at UFC...

Francis Ngannou Expects Big Wrestling Advantage Over Ciryl Gane

UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou is teasing the use of his vastly improved grappling against Ciryl Gane at UFC 270. Ngannou earned the heavyweight title by knocking out Stipe Miocic at UFC 260 last year. While he's mainly known as an elite striker with knockout power, he showcased superb takedown...

Gane: Ngannou Didn’t Follow The Game Plan In 2018 Miocic Defeat

Interim UFC Heavyweight Champion Ciryl Gane has suggested Francis Ngannou lost to Stipe Miocic in 2018 because he didn't follow the game plan. When Ngannou reached the mountaintop by brutally knocking Miocic out at UFC 260 last March, he wasn't just building his legacy by becoming a champion, but he...

Ngannou Believes The UFC Is Responsible For Gane Being The Betting Favorite

Francis Ngannou is blaming the UFC for the betting odds on his upcoming main event against Ciryl Gane. UFC 270 is just one day away and it will be headlined by a massive heavyweight title unification fight. Champion Francis Ngannou will be taking on his former training partner, interim...

UFC 270: Ngannou vs. Gane Pre-Fight Press Conference Highlights

The UFC 270 pre-fight press conference took place earlier tonight, and we've got the highlights for you right here! UFC 270 takes place this Saturday, January 22, from the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. In the main event, Francis Ngannou will face Ciryl Gane in a heavyweight title unification...

Ciryl Gane: The Man Who Made Francis Ngannou Is On My Side

Interim UFC Heavyweight Champion Ciryl Gane says it's the presence of Fernand Lopez on his side that makes him confident heading into his unification showdown with former teammate Francis Ngannou. Gane's rise from unknown prospect to championship status has been as impressive as it's been rapid. In the four years...

Ngannou Claims He Accidentally Knocked Gane Out While Sparring

UFC Heavyweight Champion Francis Ngannou claims he once knocked out upcoming opponent Ciryl Gane during a sparring session at Paris' MMA Factory gym. After returning from a four-week break last weekend with UFC Vegas 46, the world's premier MMA promotion is set to open its pay-per-view account for 2022 this...

Dana White Doesn’t Feel Confident Saying Jon Jones Is Next For HW Title

UFC President Dana White does not yet feel confident in confirming whether or not former 205-pound king Jon Jones will fight for the heavyweight title next. Jones, who is widely considered the leading contender for GOAT status in the UFC, hasn't been in action since February 2020. After returning to...

Glover Teixeira Offers Prediction For Ngannou vs. Gane

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Glover Teixeira sees Francis Ngannou standing as the sole heavyweight champ later this year. The current 205-pound champ was recently asked his opinion on an upcoming title unification bout between UFC Heavyweight Champion Francis Ngannou and interim champ Ciryl Gane. The fight is set to headline...

Gane Believes A Fight With ‘Inspiration’ Jones Could Happen Win Or Lose

Ciryl Gane is looking towards a heavyweight legend next, win or lose at UFC 270. UFC 270 goes down in Las Vegas on Saturday night and the main event will crown the undisputed heavyweight champion. While interim champion Ciryl Gane has his hands full taking on Francis Ngannou, he can't...

Ngannou Warns Gane About Trying To “Win On Points” At UFC 270

UFC Heavyweight Champion Francis Ngannou has warned upcoming opponent Ciryl Gane that playing the long game for a decision at UFC 270 won't end well for him. In one of the most intriguing and highly anticipated heavyweight matchups of all time, former teammates Ngannou and Gane will collide in this...

Jon Jones Eager To Learn About Gane & Ngannou At UFC 270

Jon Jones has his eyes on the top names at heavyweight this weekend. The former UFC light heavyweight champion mentioned that he will be watching UFC 270 this weekend when heavyweight champ Francis Ngannou faces interim titleholder Ciryl Gane. While he doesn’t have a prediction for this weekend’s fight, Jones...