Joseph Henle, Tiger Muay Thai head coach, breaks down the heavyweight title clash between Ciryl Gane and Francis Ngannou on Jan. 22 at UFC 270.
Henle on why Gane’s tall stance could be a problem:
“Especially if Gane cannot get his back off the cage. It’s one thing to be high if you have three exits. It’s another when you only got two. When you can’t go backwards that makes the game much different. Because long arm coming here (left) or here (right). If you can duck under and go great but if that’s your game. And that’s not his game. He really needs to find a way to dictate the pace either staying within the center of the inside ring of the Octagon. I think that’s a safe place for him so he still got that stepback. But as soon as he steps back it gotta be getting back to that inner ring in order to give yourself the best possibility to have all his exits and use his feet properly.”
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Ciryl “Bon Gamin” Gane is a 31 year old male fighter from France with 10 pro wins and 0 losses. Gane is scheduled to fight Francis N’Gannou at UFC 270: N’Gannou vs. Gane on Saturday January 22, 2022.
Ciryl Gane’s recent form coming into this matchup
Gane has gone 5-0 in the last 5 professional MMA fights.
- Win vs Derrick Lewis • KO/TKO R3 4:11 • 2021-08-07
- Win vs Alexander Volkov • Decision R5 5:00 • 2021-06-26
- Win vs Jairzinho Rozenstruik • Decision R5 5:00 • 2021-02-27
- Win vs Junior dos Santos • KO/TKO R2 2:34 • 2020-12-12
- Win vs Tanner Boser • Decision R3 5:00 • 2019-12-21
Francis “The Predator” N’Gannou’s recent form coming into this matchup
Francis “The Predator” N’Gannou is a 35 year old male fighter from Cameroon with 16 pro wins and 3 losses. N’Gannou is scheduled to fight Ciryl Gane at UFC 270: N’Gannou vs. Gane on Saturday January 22, 2022.
Francis N’Gannou has gone 5-0 in the last 5 professional MMA fights.
- Win vs Stipe Miocic • KO/TKO R2 0:52 • 2021-03-27
- Win vs Jairzinho Rozenstruik • KO/TKO R1 0:20 • 2020-05-09
- Win vs Junior dos Santos • KO/TKO R1 1:11 • 2019-06-29
- Win vs Cain Velasquez • KO/TKO R1 0:26 • 2019-02-17
- Win vs Curtis Blaydes • KO/TKO R1 0:45 • 2018-11-24
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