Derrick Lewis Describes Unbearable Pressure Of Fighting Ciryl Gane In Houston: ‘It Was Too Much’

Despite recently booking his next Octagon outing for Houston, Texas next month – UFC heavyweight knockout king, Derrick Lewis has claimed that the pressure of fighting interim titleholder, Ciryl Gane was simply too much to handle ahead of August’s UFC 265 headliner. Lewis, who headlined the Toyota Center event, suffered a hugely one-sided eventual third round ground …

Coach Claims To Possess Footage Of Ciryl Gane Dropping Francis Ngannou In Sparring

MMA Factory Paris head coach, Fernand Lopez has denied recent suggestions from former student, UFC heavyweight champion, Francis Ngannou that he manipulated footage of himself sparring with interim champion, Ciryl Gane – claiming he has footage of the latter actually dropped Ngannou with a body shot.  Headlining UFC 270 later this month, Cameroon native, Ngannou attempts to successfully unify the …

Betting Lines – Francis Ngannou vs. Ciryl Gane Sitting As Pick ‘Em Fight Ahead Of UFC 270

Ahead of UFC 270 on January 22. – the headlining bout between reigning heavyweight champion, Francis ‘The Predator’ Ngannou, and interim gold holder, Ciryl ‘Bon Gamin’ Gane is currently viewed as a pick ‘em fight – with no clear betting favorite emerging among bookies.  Headlining the Honda Center event in Anaheim, California – Ngannou makes his first outing since March …

Derrick Lewis Willing To Serve As Backup To Francis Ngannou vs. Ciryl Gane: ‘I Guess I’ll Be Ready’

Off the back of his record-setting first round knockout win over Philadelphia native, Chris Daukauas to close out 2021 for the UFC on Saturday, Derrick Lewis appears open to the possibility of serving as a backup to next month’s title unification clash between former-foes, Francis Ngannou, and interim champion, Ciryl Gane.  Lewis, who headlined UFC …

Francis Ngannou Drafts GLORY Champion Rico Verhoeven Into UFC 270 Camp Ahead Of Ciryl Gane Clash

UFC heavyweight champion, Francis ‘The Predator’ Ngannou has brought in striking sensation, reigning GLORY Kickboxing heavyweight kingpin, Rico ‘King of Kickboxing’ Verhoeven into his camp for UFC 270 in January as he prepares for his title unification bout with interim titleholder, Ciryl ‘Bon Gamin’ Gane. Ngannou, who clinched the undisputed heavyweight championship at the second …

Jon Jones Predicts Potential Ciryl Gane Fight: ‘He’s Pretty Unique’

Former two-time UFC light heavyweight champion, Jon ‘Bones’ Jones has claimed that he’s not sure the world is ready for how “unique” he will be ahead of a heavyweight move — as fans clamor for a potential future stylistic matchup between the former champion and current interim heavyweight titleholder, Ciryl ‘Bon Gamin’ Gane in the …

Junior dos Santos Claims UFC Threatened To Cut Him If He Refused Ciryl Gane, Jairzinho Rozenstruik Fights

Former undisputed UFC heavyweight champion, Junior ‘Cigano’ dos Santos has claimed that the promotion threatened to boot him from the organization, if he refused to fight his last two opponents, Jairzinho Rozenstruik and current interim heavyweight champion, Ciryl Gane. dos Santos, a former undisputed heavyweight champion under the organization’s banner, was released from the UFC …

Ciryl Gane Unfazed By Francis Ngannou’s Power: ‘This Is Not Scaring Me’

Interim UFC heavyweight champion, Ciryl ‘Bon Gamin’ Gane appears to remain unmoved regarding the punching power of fellow champion, Francis ‘The Predator’ Ngannou ahead of the pair’s title unification bout at UFC 270 on January 22. Headlining the pay-per-view event, Ngannou, and Gane, briefly former training partners at MMA Factory, take main event status in …

UFC 270 – Francis Ngannou vs. Ciryl Gane Targeted To Headline In Title Unification Bout On Jan. 22.

The UFC heavyweight title unification bout between Francis ‘The Predator’ Ngannou and interim champion, Ciryl ‘Bon Gamin’ Gane appears to have its landing pad. Per an initial report from French outlet, La Sueur — Ngannou vs. Gane will take main event status at UFC 270 on January 22., with a venue or location for the …

Derrick Lewis Looking To ‘Make’ History Against ‘Boring’ Ciryl Gane At UFC 265

Ahead of his interim heavyweight title homecoming this weekend at UFC 264 in Houston, Texas — Derrick ‘The Black Beast’ Lewis has spoken of the pressure he faces to make history for ‘H-Town’ by clinching a promotional title by handing opposite, Ciryl ‘Bon Gamin’ Gane his first professional defeat. Headlining the Toyota Centre event, Lewis, …