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Stipe Miocic Vs Daniel Cormier Heavyweight Title Showdown Confirmed For UFC 226

Stipe Miocic will take on Daniel Cormier in a superfight with the UFC heavyweight championship on the line at UFC 226.  Miocic and Cormier both just fought at UFC 220 in Boston this past weekend, with both competitors successfully defending their heavyweight and light-heavyweight titles respectively. In doing so, Stipe became the winningest heavyweight champion in the history of the …

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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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Dana White Interested In Making Miocic Vs. Cormier Super-Fight

During an interview with Fox Sports 1 after UFC 220 on Saturday, UFC president Dana White expressed an interest in matching the winners of the evening’s two main attractions, the promotion’s light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier and heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic, against one another in the near future. Cormier looked impressive in finishing dangerous puncher Volkan Oezdemir with grounded strikes in …

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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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Poll: Who Wins Tonight’s UFC 220 Main Event – Miocic Vs Ngannou?

We are just hours away from one of the biggest heavyweight title fights in UFC history.  Stipe Miocic puts his title on the line against Francis Ngannou in one of the most eagerly anticipated clashes in the 265-lbs division in recent memory. If Miocic overcomes his challenger he will go down in the history books as the first heavyweight champion …

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Watch: Epic New Miocic – Ngannou Promo Has Us Wishing Away The First Few Weeks Of 2018

UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic really seems to enjoy referring to himself as “the baddest man on the planet.” During the summer Miocic expressed an interest in crossing over to the world of boxing to face IBF and WBA heavyweight titlist Anthony Joshua. When Joshua subsequently claimed that he had never even heard of the Cleveland banger, writing “who the …

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Miocic – Ngannou Has Already Been Booked & Fans Don’t Have Long To Wait For The Heavyweight Hostilities

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 2: (L) Francis Ngannou celebrates after his bout against Alistair Overeem during the UFC 218 event at Little Caesars Arena on December 2, 2017 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

At the UFC 218 post-fight presser on Saturday night, a member of the gathered MMA media asked Dana White about the possibility of adding Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou to the UFC 220 card on January 20th. “I’d love it,” responded the UFC president. And Dana’s love, hopes and dreams obviously count for a lot. On Wednesday night, MMAJunkie reported …

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Stipe Miocic Puts Anthony Joshua Firmly In His Place With Cutting Tweet

UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic put boxing heavyweight titlist Anthony Joshua firmly in his place on Twitter yesterday, days after the towering Englishman had essentially dismissed him as a nobody. Apparently believing that the UFC’s willingness to even entertain the idea of a boxing match between their lightweight champion Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. had opened up the opportunity …

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‘It’s A Slap In The Face’ – Heavyweight Champ Stipe Miocic Feels UFC Have Treated Him Unfairly

When Stipe Miocic ended Alistair Overeem’s challenge for the UFC heavyweight title with a flurry of vicious punches on September 10th at UFC 203, Cleveland’s Quicken Loans Arena descended into utter chaos. The hometown boy was still heavyweight champion of the world. On the night, some 18,875 fans paid a combined $2.6 million at the gate and it was obvious …

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