Derrick Lewis Will Face Ciryl Gane For interim heavyweight title On Aug 7

Derrick Lewis Will Face Ciryl Gane

The main event of UFC 265, on August 7 in Houston (per Dana White), will see Derrick Lewis face Ciryl Gane in an interim, heavy-weight title fight. The development follows that in June and August Ngannou was unable to uphold the title.

Derrick Lewis Will Face Ciryl Gane

Dana White said that Lewis and Gane believe that they now deserve a title shot. Marquel Martin by Ngannou’s agent… “It’s like an entire shock. If you look at the history of the division, it’s a surprise if you make a temporary title so soon. We hope that clarity will soon be achieved and something will be found with UFC.”


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