At a heavyweight bout on Saturday’s Most Important card, Junior Dos Santos and Ciryl Gane match at UFC 256 in the UFC’s APEX center in Las Vegas.
He’s got a four-inch reach drawback against his unbeaten counterpart. Moreover, he’s 4.59 significant strikes landed per second to 5.12 to get Gane, also he’s marginally behind in significant strikes-accuracy percent at 49.71 to 48.24. Dos Santos enters this one-on-one three-bout losing skid, falling to Francis Ngannou, Curtis Blaydes, and Jairzinho Rozenstruik, all by means of KO/TKO. In reality, every one of Dos Santos’ previous five conflicts has ended via knockout, such as a pair of wins. He’s 3-3 because of his title-shot reduction to Stipe Miocic on May 13, 2017, which seems so long ago today.
Gane (6-0) has rapidly risen to be among the very best in the branch. He’s only six pro fights under his belt, but they are all wins, including a 3-0 mark because coming at the UFC degree. Two of the victories have come through the entry, such as a Round 1 stoppage in his UFC debut against Raphael Pessoa on Aug. 10, 2019. He went the distance from Tanner Boser last time outside on Dec. 21, 2019, his first time being not able to receive a stoppage in his six outings.