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Francis Ngannou is looking to rebound from his first UFC defeat, a five-round decision loss to champion Stipe Miocic at UFC 220. In order to take the next steps in his development, the talented African has moved his training to Syndicate Mixed Martial Arts ahead of his UFC 226 bout with fellow heavy hitter Derrick Lewis.

He is looking light on his feet with this pad work.

Per Damon Martin of FloCombat, Ngannou is also training at Xtreme Couture, where he can work with striking coach Ray Sefo and Sambo master Blagoy Ivanov, who is set to make his UFC debut against Junior Dos Santos.

He is missing out on those high-tech Performance Institute treadmills though.

Derrick Lewis, for his part, is ready to open up with the heavy firepower against Ngannou.

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Insomnia

Cub Swanson approves

This is a good matchup between Myles Jury and Chad Mendes on Mendes’ first fight back from a two-year suspension.

This is not a fun feeling

TJ Dillashaw thinks Vasyl Lomachenko is untouchable as he is set to box Jorge Linares next weekend

This is a good quiz. I’ll take 2 and 6

Matt Brown takes his right and left elbows

Middleweight Julian Marquez found himself defending Batman against Max Griffin’s slander. Nerd.

Well done, whoever turned Kevin Lee’s stanky leg into this. (It was apparently a guy who calls himself @rayrod747)

@rayrod747 deserves an award for this top notch edit.

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Bisping says he’s never making middleweight again and would happily jump up to light heavyweight to fight Luke Rockhold if he beats Alexander Gustafsson.

Lando Vannata working the angles on the pads

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How will Colby Covington slap Joe Rogan when he can’t see him?

Melvin Guillard has fallen on bad times.

Daniel Cormier celebrates eight years with his wife

How Carlos Condit spent his weekend

#CasualFriday at @hundredhandscoffee #SteelMace #SockGame #ShirtsAreAJailCell

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Slips, Rips, and KO Clips

Obligatory slow-motion footage of Gennady Golovkin’s knockout

Tenshin Nasukawa

Epic fight

Emanuel Augustus, the Drunken Boxer

Is this cop Mark Hunt in disguise?

Or maybe it’s this guy

A lot of steam on this short uppercut

Pass the guard, go straight to armbar, collect 200 dollars


Good Reads


Random Land

This is the kind of low-percentage shot you throw up in fifth grade recess because you are just trying to look cool.

Not a good Monday

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