Latest "Francis Ngannou" News

04/26/2022

Morning Report: Chael Sonnen: Dana White ‘probably felt betrayed’ by Francis Ngannou’s appearance with Tyson …

Chael Sonnen doesn’t think Dana White could have been too happy after seeing his heavyweight champion in the boxing ring this past weekend.

Source: MMA Fighting

04/25/2022

Francis Ngannou says re-signing with the UFC without an opportunity to box Tyson Fury is ‘not an option’

Francis Ngannou remains adamant he won’t re-sign with the UFC unless he’s allowed to box Tyson Fury.

Source: MMA Fighting

04/25/2022

The MMA Hour: Francis Ngannou, Ben Rothwell, Dan Hardy, and More | April 25, 2022

The Mixed Martial Arts Hour is back in your life! Below is a rundown of Monday’s show, which begins at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT / 6 p.m. BST.1 p.m. ET: Francis...

Source: YouTube

04/24/2022

Promoter Bob Arum thinks potential Francis Ngannou vs. Tyson Fury bout 'should be easy to make'

Boxing promoter Bob Arum isn’t sure of UFC heavyweight champ Francis Ngannou’s contract situation, but thinks a Tyson Fury bout can be made.

Source: USA Today

04/24/2022

Tyson Fury retired from boxing, still wants special-rules fight with Francis Ngannou: ‘It will be a clash of …

Tyson Fury promises he’s done with his boxing career, but he still hopes to pursue exhibition bouts as well as a special-rules fight with UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou.

Source: MMA Fighting

03/18/2022

Video: Dana White talks Francis Ngannou and Greg Hardy, previews UFC London

UFC president Dana White previews Saturday’s UFC London card, talks Francis Ngannou, Greg Hardy, and more.

Source: MMA Fighting

02/24/2022

BKFC founder ‘definitely making a play’ for Francis Ngannou, gives update on Paige VanZant

BKFC founder David Feldman will do his best to convince Francis Ngannou to test his hands in the bare-knuckle boxing ring.

Source: MMA Fighting

01/24/2022

Francis Ngannou estimates $7 million loss not signing UFC deal, but ‘freedom doesn’t work with money’

Francis Ngannou goes in-depth on the dramatic circumstances that led up to his gutsy win at UFC 270.

Source: MMA Fighting

01/24/2022

Ariel Helwani Reacts To Dana White's Belt Snub of Francis Ngannou at UFC 270 - MMA Fighting

Ariel Helwani talks about #UFC heavyweight champ Francis Ngannou's massive win at #UFC270, the dramatic circumstances leading up to the fight, his reaction t...

Source: YouTube

01/24/2022

The MMA Hour: The MMA Hour with Francis Ngannou, Tom Aspinall, and more | Jan. 24, 2022

The Mixed Martial Arts Hour is back in your life! Below is a rundown of Monday’s show, which begins at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT / 6 p.m. GMT.1 p.m. ET: I recap...

Source: YouTube

01/24/2022

Morning Report: Kamaru Usman reacts to Francis Ngannou’s successful title defense at UFC 270: ‘We’re seeing t…

Kamaru Usman was glowing in his assessment of his friend Francis Ngannou’s UFC 270 performance.

Source: MMA Fighting

01/24/2022

Dana White doesn’t put belt on Francis Ngannou, ditches UFC 270 press conference; Champ responds

Dana White was uncharacteristically absent after the UFC 270 main event.

Source: Bloody Elbow

01/23/2022

UFC 270 fighter pay draws criticism as Francis Ngannou prepares to sit out: 'I don't feel like a free man'

The disclosed purses for the fight card on Saturday night totaled just under $2 million for the 22 fighters competing

Source: CBS Sports

01/23/2022

UFC 270 results, highlights: Francis Ngannou turns to wrestling to retain heavyweight title against Ciryl Gane

The heavy-hitting Ngannou leaned on his little-used grappling attack to grind through a decision victory on Saturday night

Source: CBS Sports

01/23/2022

UFC 270: Francis Ngannou beats Ciryl Gane to retain heavyweight title and unify division

Francis Ngannou beat Ciryl Gane at UFC 270 on Saturday night to retain his heavyweight title and unify the division.

Source: CNN

01/22/2022

UFC 270 predictions -- Francis Ngannou vs. Ciryl Gane: Fight card, odds, preview, expert picks, prelims

Check out who the experts at CBS Sports are taking in the pair of title fights from Anaheim on Saturday

Source: CBS Sports

01/22/2022

UFC 270’s Francis Ngannou no longer interested in Jon Jones matchup: ‘I’m done with that fight’

Francis Ngannou is no longer interested in a heavyweight fight with Jon Jones as he enters his weekend clash with Ciryl Gane at UFC 270.

Source: MMA Mania

01/22/2022

UFC 270 preview show: Could this be Francis Ngannou’s UFC swan song?

Francis Ngannou defends his heavyweight title against Ciryl Gane, and Brandon Moreno puts his flyweight strap up against Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 270.

Source: MMA Fighting

01/21/2022

Morning Report: Francis Ngannou, Ciryl Gane get into heated debate over Ngannou’s sparring KO claim

Francis Ngannou and Ciryl Gane got salty with one another over Ngannou’s past sparring assertions.

Source: MMA Fighting

01/21/2022

Francis Ngannou and Ciryl Gane Revisit Awkward Backstage Interaction at UFC 268 - UFC

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Source: YouTube

01/20/2022

Francis Ngannou’s coach describes what it’s like to be hit with the champ’s ‘ungodly’ power

For most people, the thought of being hit with a clean shot from UFC heavyweight Francis Ngannou is basically nightmare fuel. But for Xtreme Couture head coach Eric Nicksick, that’s just a regular...

Source: MMA Fighting

01/20/2022

Ciryl Gane Thinks it Was For the Best That Francis Ngannou Left MMA Factory | UFC 270 - UFC

Interim heavyweight champion Ciryl Gane addresses the press ahead of UFC 270 at media day and shares his thoughts on why he believes it was for best that Fra...

Source: YouTube

01/20/2022

Francis Ngannou Details Knocking Out Ciryl Gane in Sparring Years Ago | UFC 270 - UFC

UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou fielded questions from the media on Wednesday and shared a story about sparring with Ciryl Gane when the two had tra...

Source: YouTube

01/19/2022

Francis Ngannou Says He Accidentally Knocked Out Ciryl Gane With High Kick In Sparring | UFC 270

Francis Ngannou defends his #UFC heavyweight title against Ciryl Gane in the main event of #UFC270 this Saturday. The champion previews the bout, talks about...

Source: YouTube

01/18/2022

Ciryl Gane downplays sparring footage with Francis Ngannou: ‘Sometimes, it was better for him’

Ciryl Gane talks about his sparring footage with Francis Ngannou that was released before UFC 270.

Source: MMA Fighting

01/17/2022

UFC 270: Psychiatrist warned Francis Ngannou to 'watch out' for ex-coach — years before split

UFC 270: Heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou claims his psychiatrist warned him to “watch out” for coach Fernand Lopez while training together at MMA Factory.

Source: MMA Mania

01/15/2022

Hot Tweets: Francis Ngannou’s contract situation, Henry Cejudo’s snub, and bold predictions for 2022

We. Are. Back! It’s been a long time fight fans, four weeks to be precise, but with the UFC’s return to action this weekend so too returns the Hot Tweets, and all the glorious takes that come with...

Source: MMA Fighting

01/13/2022

Francis Ngannou: Won't fight in UFC again under current deal after title defense vs. Ciryl Gane

Francis Ngannou says he will not fight in the UFC again under the terms of his current deal after his Jan. 22 fight against Ciryl Gane.

Source: ESPN

01/10/2022

Ciryl Gane on Francis Ngannou Snub: 'It Was Wrong' - MMA Fighting

Ciryl Gane discusses the trash talk between his coach and Francis Ngannou, if he is stressed before UFC 270, the chance meeting in the hall with Ngannou, the...

Source: YouTube

12/31/2021

UFC 270: Dana White confirms having a ‘good conversation’ recently with ‘misguided’ Francis Ngannou

UFC president Dana White recently revealed that he had a good conversation with his current heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou after talks surfaced of their being a contractual rift between the two sides.

Source: MMA Mania

12/27/2021

Francis Ngannou accuses former gym of ‘manipulation’ after releasing Ciryl Gane sparring footage

Francis Ngannou doesn’t think MMA Factory is being honest about his past sparring sessions with Ciryl Gane.

Source: MMA Fighting

12/19/2021

Derrick Lewis rips 'd ckhead' Francis Ngannou, would step in for title rematch | UFC Fight Night 199

Derrick Lewis spoke to MMA Junkie and other media after his knockout win over Chris Daukaus at UFC Fight Night 199 in Las Vegas.Full results: https://mmajunk...

Source: YouTube

11/25/2021

UFC news: Francis Ngannou explains snubbing Ciryl Gane in viral video

Ciryl Gane was confused by Francis Ngannou’s snub, but the UFC heavyweight champion explains he wasn’t the target.

Source: USA Today

11/25/2021

Francis Ngannou believes UFC set up viral backstage Ciryl Gane scene: ‘They were waiting for me’

Francis Ngannou can’t help but wonder whether the UFC’s machinations were behind his viral interaction with his former teammates and coach at UFC 268.

Source: MMA Fighting

11/15/2021

Fernand Lopez reveals cause of split with Francis Ngannou at MMA Factory: ‘This is crazy’

Fernand Lopez explains exactly what he said went wrong with Francis Ngannou in advance of his former student’s meeting with his current charge, Ciryl Gane, at UFC 270.

Source: MMA Fighting

10/13/2021

The MMA Hour: Francis Ngannou, Leon Edwards, Dominick Cruz, Corey Anderson, and More | Oct. 13, 2021

The Mixed Martial Arts Hour is back in your life! Below is a rundown of Wednesday’s show, which begins at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT / 6 p.m. GMT.1 p.m. ET: UFC ...

Source: YouTube