The heavyweight rematch between champion Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou ought to have the ability to come in April in line with UFC president Dana White.
With the reservation of the primary 3 pay-per-views of this yr, Francis Ngannou must wait one other month to lastly get his second title shot towards Miocic. ‘Poirier vs. McGregor 2 ‘to launch 2021 campaign In a fortnight at UFC 257, Kamaru Usman will defend his welterweight title towards Gilbert Burns in February at UFC 258, then Israel Adesanya confirmed in gentle heavy to problem Jan Blachowicz in main event of UFC 259 on March 6 and attempt to add a second belt to his.
Therefore, UFC 260 logically scheduled for April ought to host ‘Miocic vs. Ngannou 2 ‘. At least that is what President Dana White introduced throughout his recent ESPN + live Q&A.
The two heavyweights met in 2018 at UFC 220, and their battle ended in a unanimous choice victory by the champion over Ngannou. The Cameroonian colossus couldn’t make converse his energy throughout the 5 regulatory rounds, neutralized by the wrestle of his opponent who had ready the right gameplan to win.
Since then, ‘The Predator’ has rebounded from one other duel to neglect towards Derrick Lewis, by strangling in flip Curtis Blaydes, Cain Velasquez, Junior Dos Santos, and these days Jairzinho Rozenstruik, all in lower than 3 cumulative minutes… A scary efficiency that leads us to imagine that he actually has his possibilities this time towards the American.
Meanwhile, Miocic launched into a harsh trilogy towards Daniel Cormier, dropping their first duel earlier than reclaiming his title from the second and defending it in their third and remaining battle.
The winner between Miocic and Ngannou ought to have (*2*).