The 2 heavyweights meet in the primary occasion of Saturday’s UFC 260 pay-per-view occasion in Las Vegas. It’s a championship rematch that stems from 2018, when Miocic (20-3 MMA, 14-3 UFC) efficiently defended his belt by outpointing Ngannou (15-3 MMA, 10-2 UFC) and handing him his first defeat as knowledgeable. Miocic used his velocity and wrestling to outclass Ngannou over the course of 25 minutes.
Since their first conflict, Miocic misplaced his belt to Daniel Cormier however then received it again and defended it in opposition to Cormier to shut out their trilogy. In the meantime, Ngannou went on to lose to Derrick Lewis however has since rebounded with 4 consecutive victories, all through first-round stoppage.
Forward of the combat, UFC broadcaster John Gooden and UFC heavyweight Walt Harris take an in-depth take a look at the championship rematch within the newest version of the pre-fight evaluation collection “Contained in the Octagon.” Test it out within the video above.