Francis Ngannou will have an opportunity to take revenge on the UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic, when they both meet in the rematch ta UFC 260 which takes place on the 20th of March.
The UFC president Dana White announced the fight during the UFC On ABC 1, which took place on Saturday night at the Ethiad Arena on Saturday Night in Abu Dhabi UAE. White confirmed the fight between the two top Heavyweights Miocic (20-3 MMA, 14-3 UFC) vs. Ngannou (15-3 MMA, 10-2 UFC) has been finalised.
Stipe Miocic was the victor in their first meeting, edging Ngannou with a unanimous decision to retain the Heavyweight title. Since then, Miocic has gone on to face Daniel Cormier in a Trilogy and in two of those meetings emerged victorious.
Ngannou on the other hand has been able to accumulate a four fight winning streak, which has allowed ended with a vicious knkckout in the first round.
UFC 260 Fight Card So Far.
Heavyweight Champion Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou
Featherweight Champion Alexander Volkanovski vs. Brian Ortega
Jimmy Crute vs. Johnny Walker
Modestas Bukauskas vs. Michal Oleksiejczuk