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Ciryl Gane Dismisses Narrative That He’s Unhappy With UFC 265 Pay

UFC Interim Heavyweight Champion Ciryl Gane has refuted claims that he wasn't pleased with the pay he received at UFC 265. At the August 7 pay-per-view, Gane joined the exclusive club of fighters that have achieved UFC title glory as an undefeated fighter. Against Derrick Lewis inside Houston's Toyota Center,...

Wonderboy Says He Saw Something At UFC 265 He’s Never Seen Before

UFC welterweight contender Stephen Thompson says he's never seen a heavyweight move as fast as Ciryl Gane did at UFC 265. Gane debuted in the UFC as a 3-0 heavyweight in 2019. Despite lacking MMA experience, the Frenchman's unbeaten Muay Thai background was enough to convince the UFC to sign...

Edwards Delivers Speechless Response To Luque’s Title Shot Request

UFC welterweight Leon Edwards has responded to Vicente Luque’s title shot request by simply tweeting a photo referencing his 2017 victory over the Brazilian. Luque made a strong case to face champion Kamaru Usman next after out-grappling jiu-jitsu specialist Michael Chiesa at UFC 265 on Saturday. The first-round submission win...

The Pulse of MMA: Fan Reaction In The Aftermath of UFC 265

The Pulse of MMA: Fan Reactions To The Sport’s Biggest Stories Here are some of the raw reactions from the MMA community about the biggest stories happening around the sport. UFC 265 Results: Ciryl Gane TKO’s Derrick Lewis Yesterday, UFC 265 took place from The Toyota Center in Houston, Texas! Here's how...

Michael Chiesa Makes A Painful Admission In Post-UFC 265 Statement

Michael Chiesa has released a detailed statement following his submission loss to Vicente Luque at UFC 265. Michael Chiesa had hoped to potentially stake his claim to a title shot with a strong performance at UFC 265. A win would have made five straight, and he would have remained undefeated...

Ciryl Gane Disagrees With Dana White About “Best Heavyweight” Status

After capturing the heavyweight interim belt, Cyril Gane says he’s not yet the best heavyweight in the world—flatly contradicting the opinion of Dana White.  Gane became the first French UFC champion on Saturday by defeating Derrick Lewis in the main event of UFC 265. The 31-year-old put on a dominant...

Kamaru Usman Responds To Vicente Luque’s UFC 265 Call-Out

Kamaru Usman was impressed with what he saw from former teammate Vicente Luque at UFC 265. At UFC 265, Vicente Luque earned a submission victory over Michael Chiesa on the main card. After his hand was raised, he let it be known what, and whom, he wanted next in his...

Francis Ngannou Reacts To Ciryl Gane’s Interim HW Title Win At UFC 265

It should come as no surprise that Francis Ngannou was among those watching the UFC 265 main event very intently. At UFC 265, Ciryl Gane cemented himself as Francis Ngannou’s first heavyweight title defense when he defeated Derrick Lewis via third-round TKO. That win has effectively set the stage for...

Dana White Hopes To Have Ngannou vs. Gane Unification Bout In France

The French now have a UFC heavyweight champion in Ciryl Gane—and Dana White says he hopes to stage a showdown between the interim champ and Francis Ngannou in France. On Saturday, Ciryl Gane became the first French UFC champion—albeit of the interim variety—by scoring a TKO victory over Derrick Lewis...

UFC 265 Bonuses: Four Fighters Nab Performance Checks

The UFC 265 bonuses have been released. The pay-per-view took place in Houston, Texas at the Toyota Center. Headlining the card was a clash between Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane for the interim heavyweight title. This fight saw Gane be light on his feet so he could get in and...

UFC 265 Results: Ciryl Gane TKO’s Derrick Lewis

UFC 265 went down tonight (Sat. August 7, 2021) from Houston, Texas at the Toyota Center and we have the results. The world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion compiled an excellent card for fight fans to enjoy.  It was headlined by a meeting that saw Derrick Lewis vs. Ciryl...

7 Takeaways From UFC 265: Lewis vs Gane

UFC 265 featured a heavyweight main event for an interim title that many felt was unnecessary. However, after Cyril Gane defeated Derrick Lewis to become the interim champion UFC 265 might have primed what could make for a great future for the heavyweight division. There was a lot to take...

Fighters React To Derrick Lewis vs. Ciryl Gane At UFC 265

Derrick Lewis vs. Ciryl Gane brought a slugfest in their fight to determine the new interim heavyweight champ.  The showdown served as the main event of the UFC 265 pay-per-view event on Saturday night (August 7, 2021) from Houston, Texas at the Toyota Center. As seen in the fight, Gane was...

UFC 265 Highlights: Ciryl Gane TKO’s Derrick Lewis To Win Interim Heavyweight Title

Derrick Lewis vs. Ciryl Gane to crown the new interim heavyweight champion exceeded expectations.  The two fighters met in a bout on Saturday night (August 7, 2021) at the UFC 265 pay-per-view event from Houston, Texas at the Toyota Center. It was a slow start with both guys feeling it...

Fighters React To Jose Aldo vs. Pedro Munhoz At UFC 265

Jose Aldo vs. Pedro Munhoz delivered in the co-main event.  The showdown served as the main event of the UFC 265 event on Saturday night (August 7, 2021) from Houston, Texas at the Toyota Center. As seen in the fight, these two fighters had a different pace. Munoz was loading up...