MMA – With Jon Jones nonetheless and not using a date for his first heavyweight struggle, the UFC seems to be seeking to different choices. This is what the President of the group stated.
For his first belt protection, Francis Ngannou ought to quickly face Derrick Lewis. UFC President Dana White supplied an replace:
“Yeah, I completely moved on. Listen, I do each Saturday. We have a capturing window the place we attempt to do some preventing and get some issues transferring. If the fights do not occur in that window we transfer on, and realistically, I’ve been saying this from the beginning, Derrick Lewis is the man who ought to get the title-shot. He beat Francis Ngannou. He’s subsequent, he is placing out an incredible efficiency and it is carried out. We transfer ahead. “
And concerning the Jon Jones case, Dana white added : “He may completely struggle once more in -93kg. He stated he will not struggle Stipe Miocic and now Derrick and Francis go face to face, so we’ll see how this struggle goes. There is nothing unsuitable with leaving along with your head held excessive both, Jon Jones is undefeated, he has by no means been crushed. “
Francis Ngannou and Derrick Lewis are as a consequence of face one another quickly, most likely subsequent August. For his half, Jon Jones has no struggle deliberate for the sequel. Fallen Champion, Stipe Miocic may inherit the winner of Ngannou vs. Lewis.