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Francis Ngannou Vs. Junior Dos Santos On Course For UFC 239

Hard-hitting heavyweights are looking set to collide on the UFC 239 main-card as Francis Ngannou takes on the former champ Junior dos Santos. Ngannou’s resurgence of late came only after the pair of major speed-bumps in the form of his drubbing at the hands of the former heavyweight king Stipe Miocic and his universally-panned matchup with Derrick Lewis. It was …

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Ranking The Top-Five Performances Against Jon Jones

Jon Jones’ career to date has been a tour-de-force in every facet of the mixed martial arts game. Twenty-six opponents have tried and failed to pull off a legitimate win over the current light-heavyweight champion. Yes, he technically holds a record of (24-1, 1NC) due to his disqualification against Matt Hamill during his original run at the title but not …

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Jon Jones’ Coach Breaks Down Four Of His Potential Opponents

Brandon Gibson, coach to UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones, gave his take on some of his fighter’s potential opponents in the near future. Speaking to Luke Thomas of MMAFighting during a recent appearance on The MMA Hour, Gibson broke down four of the names who could well be listed beside Jones in the near future – as the 205lb champ looks to …

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Watch: Gegard Mousasi Times Thiago Santos Perfectly To Score Spectacular 1st Round TKO At UFC 200

Well-travelled veteran Gegard Mousasi ended the four-fight winning-streak of Thiago ‘Marreta’ Santos in the second bout of the Fight Pass Prelims section of UFC 200, finishing the Brazilian inside the opening round. The former Strikeforce light-heavyweight champion, who currently campaigns at middleweight, dominated the brief encounter from beginning to end, hurting Santos multiple times during stand-up exchanges and controlling him …

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