Jairzinho Rozenstruik vs. Francis Ngannou will headline the UFC Fight Night in Columbus in March 2020. This breaking news was confirmed by several different sources.
Let’s take a look what fighters said after the UFC Mineapolis event. Ngannou explained his connection with Kamaru Usman and why he was in his corner – his tactics agains Junior Dos Santos, plans for future and many more
Francis Ngannou finished Junior “Cigano” Dos Santos in 71 seconds in the main event of UFC Fight Night Minneapolis. In the post fight interview Francis described his tactic against Junior:
Watch UFC Phoenix post fight press conference LIVE. Cain is explaining what was happened with his knee, and he described the ending moments of the fight. I saw his punches, his speed ...i felt comfortable and then my knee popped out!
Francis Ngannou shocked the world one more time. This time he needed only 26 seconds to finish former heavyweight champion and one of the greatest heavyweights of all times: Cain Velasquez. Some comments before the fight were saying that "..this will be the real test for Francis", and that "...Cain will push it into five rounds and drag Francis in deep water", "... Cain is better version of Stipe..." But they all keep forgetting, Ngannou only needs one shot. One shot and it is all over. Just.
Francis Ngannou is going to fight Cain Velasquez on UFC event at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona on February 27th 2019. "The clash of titans" is a long awaited comeback fight for former heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez.
Heavyweight fight between Francis Ngannou and Derrick Lewis has been moved to co-main event said the UFC. After Max Holloway was not able to compete UFC did not found the replacement but canceled fight between Max Holloway and Brian Ortega.
Francis NGannou posted a video on his twitter page with a message "Always remember where you came from and that'll help you to know where you're going".
Big heavyweight fight, between Francis Ngannou (currently ranked as number one) and Derrick Lewis (currently ranked number 6) is going to be added to UFC 226 fight card. This was reported by Ariel Helwani.