Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2020-12-12, some good single shots between Junior dos Santos and Ciryl Gane but it is not enough to get three stars: it gets two (take a look at our ranking of the best mma fights of 2020).
The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and former Ufc Hw champion Junior dos Santos entered this fight with a professional mma record of 21-8-0 (76% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.8 heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Stipe Miocic) but JDS comes off three consecutive losses, suffered against Francis Ngannou (Francis Ngannou vs Junior dos Santos), Curtis Blaydes (Curtis Blaydes vs Junior dos Santos) and Jairzinho Rozenstruik (Junior dos Santos vs Jairzinho Rozenstruik); before these bouts Cigano had beat Derrick Lewis in March 2019 (Derrick Lewis vs Junior dos Santos).
His opponent, the undefeated Ciryl Gane, has a perfect record of 6-0-0 (83% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.45 in the same weight class. In his last three fights he has won over Raphael Pessoa, Don’Tale Mayes and Tanner Boser. Gane vs dos Santos is on the undercard of Deiveson Figueiredo vs Brandon Moreno – UFC 256. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 256: Figueiredo vs Moreno
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: heavyweight (265 lbs, 120 kg)
dos Santos Gane result:
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UFC 256 fight card (main fights):
Deiveson Figueiredo vs Brandon Moreno
Tony Ferguson vs Charles Oliveira
Mackenzie Dern vs Virna Jandiroba
Ronaldo Jacare Souza vs Kevin Holland
Junior dos Santos vs Ciryl Gane
Renato Moicano vs Rafael Fiziev
Gane’s next fight: Jairzinho Rozenstruik vs Ciryl Gane
dos Santos’ next fight: Junior dos Santos vs Yorgan De Castro
dos Santos vs Gane full fight video highlights:
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