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Curtis Blaydes/Francis Ngannou Rematch Set For UFC Beijing

ESPN’s Ariel Helwani reported today that Curtis Blaydes and Francis Ngannou are being lined up for a heavyweight showdown in China. Ngannou has well and truly lost his shine following a pair of underwhelming performances. After blasting his way through the likes of Andrei Arlovski and Alistair Overeem, he was given a title-shot against then-champ Stipe Miocic. You could see …

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Francis Ngannou Apologizes For Fearful UFC 226 Performance

Heavyweight contender Francis Ngannou has officially apologized for his tentative performance against Derrick Lewis at UFC 226 on Saturday night. For all the highs that came with last Saturday’s UFC 226, the disappointment of the night’s co-main event offering between Francis Ngannou and Derrick Lewis was still among the biggest talking-points. Billed as a meeting between two of the most …

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Five Fighters Take Home Six-Figure Disclosed Purses From UFC 220 In Boston

For his MMA masterclass at UFC 220 in Boston on January 20th, UFC heavyweight champion, Stipe Miocic, earned a flat payout of $600,000. The figure was reported on Tuesday after The Massachusetts Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation released Miocic’s purse details and those of all the fighters that competed on the show at the TD Garden to MMAFighting. Miocic showed great …

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Watch: Every Time Stipe Miocic Made Francis Ngannou Swing & Miss At UFC 220

Francis Ngannou’s streak of hype-generating first-round victories, particularly his utterly terrifying one-punch knockout win over Alistair Overeem in his previous outing, made the French-Cameroonian a betting favourite over UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic heading into their massive title fight on Saturday night and had many envisaging another quick, brutal finish for the man that Dana White was predicting could be …

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Watch: Derrick Lewis Takes A Hilarious Shot At Francis Ngannou Following UFC 220 Defeat

The always-entertaining heavyweight contender Derrick Lewis took a pretty hilarious shot at the recently defeated Francis Ngannou on Instagram. Would it be too soon for us to consider this a viable next matchup for ‘The Predator’? UFC 220 was a relatively successful event, all things considered. The fights, while not exactly mind-blowing, were ones that will have enough of a …

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Twitter Reacts As Miocic Retains ‘Baddest Man On The Planet’ Moniker With Win Over Ngannou

Few could have imagined before UFC 220 on Saturday night in Boston that the heavyweight title fight between Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou would go the five-round championship distance. The champion, Miocic, came into the bout on the back of five consecutive KO/TKO finishes, the last four coming in the very first round. The challenger had finished ten straight opponents …

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