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(UFC 211) Stipe Miocic vs. Junior dos Santos : Heavyweight Title Fight

(UFC 211) Stipe Miocic vs. Junior dos Santos : Heavyweight Title Fight



The Heavyweight Champion Stipe Miocic will have Junior dos Santos challenge for the title which is his second Heavyweight Title defense. The Menu will also contain a pair of Championship fights on the UFC 211 card inside the American Airlines Center.

Miocic will love to win his second Heavyweight Title defense on Saturday, as it pushes him into the great Second Heavyweight Title defense which no one has been able to exceed. The fighter have met before and this was what Miocic said afterwards

"I think we prepared great [for that fight], but I'd never went through a five-round fight before with a high-caliber fighter," Miocic said. "Going through those five rounds, knowing I could hang with him -- I changed a lot after that fight. That night, I literally said, if I fought him tomorrow, I'd beat him. I learned a lot about myself.

"Doing something for the first time sucks. Going in against a fighter like that for five rounds sucks. I have my style now and I'm gonna do what I want to do."

Junior dos Santos (18-4) has been away without a Bout for long, not because his been pulling out but his opponents have had one or two reasons not to get in the ring with him a d this left him no option than a shot at the Title with Miocic.

Miocic was defeated by Dos Santos in thier first meeting back in 2014 but things are now changed as He has now graduated into one of the top UFC Heavyweights and presently running on a chain of three first-round knockouts, hoping to continue with more impressive records as he goes in with Dos Santos on Saturday.

"I'm not even the baddest of my household," Miocic joked. "It goes my wife, two dogs, then me. I always feel I'm the underdog. Everybody thinks I'm going to get knocked out and that I'm lucky to be the champ. I'm used to it. Keep feeding me all the negative remarks."

Miocic: 16-2 (10-2 UFC); making second defense of UFC heavyweight title and having 62 percent significant strike defense according to FightMetric (T-highest among active UFC heavyweights)

dos Santos had a 18-4 (12-3 UFC)  record and is a former UFC heavyweight champion from 2011-12 (one title defense). He will be Seeking to become the fourth fighter with at least two UFC heavyweight title reigns.


The other Title fight on the UFC 211 card

UFC 211  -- Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Jessica Andrade



The second fight on the card is the strawweight title holder Joanna Jedrzejczyk, who will fight hard to remain unbeaten again Jessica Andrade
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