Ciryl Gane will fight his first fight in the USA against a top 10 HW

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by Vulcan, Jan 18, 2020.

  1. Vulcan Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2014
    Messages:
    10,562
    Likes Received:
    2,646


    "Ciryl Gane will play his first fight in the United States against a top 10 in his division The French heavyweight coach confirmed on LA VOIX DES GUERRIERS that his protégé was going to face a top 10 UFC during his next fight which will be his first fight in the United States. Fernand Lopez adds that an announcement is imminent.
    "

    these top 10 hw are not booked


    Alexander Volkov
    Alistair Overeem
    Walt Harris
    Shamil Abdurakhimov
     
  2. pooknicca Green Belt

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2008
    Messages:
    1,345
    Likes Received:
    24
    Location:
    GA
    I think he could shine against someone like Volkov or Overeem. Hope one comes to fruition!
     
  3. qw3rty PM me for free filler-room uppercuts

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2014
    Messages:
    10,992
    Likes Received:
    386
    Location:
    .AR
    I hope is not Walt Harris or Volkov.
    I don't wanna see any of those guys losing right now, they need to surpass all the oldies in the rankings.
     
  4. bambammccoy Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Jul 1, 2013
    Messages:
    10,035
    Likes Received:
    132
    Location:
    Water.
    It will be Shamil or Harris
     
  5. BRASIL WAND ▓▓▓AMERICAN TOP TEAM▓▓▓

    Joined:
    May 22, 2007
    Messages:
    20,073
    Likes Received:
    8,583
    Location:
    Inside ATT's one and only Main Academy
    Top 10 HW = Top 50 in any other division.

    Probably gonna roll out some shopworn decrepit fighter like AA or Reem.
     
  6. Ironnik94 Perdition Belt

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2019
    Messages:
    8,960
    Likes Received:
    10,365
    I hope it's not Harris. Don't want to see him lose.
    Curious as to who it'll be though, as Gane has really impressed me big time so far.
     
  7. winkydinks Banned Banned

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2019
    Messages:
    2,512
    Likes Received:
    1,418
    Tbh, I think the guy's a little untested at this point, and possibly a premature hype job. All of those guys are a solid two steps above any of his UFC opponents. Doesn't make sense for Harris or Volkov, as they're coming off wins and shouldn't have to face a guy ranked #15. Overeem and Abdurakhimov are much better options.
     
  8. SammyG420 Green Belt

    Joined:
    May 3, 2010
    Messages:
    1,114
    Likes Received:
    90
    Hopefully Reem
     
  9. Blazmo Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2017
    Messages:
    1,781
    Likes Received:
    152
    Agree except for Abdurakhimov. He's a bum and overranked.
     
  10. Bob Sapp Black Belt

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2019
    Messages:
    6,361
    Likes Received:
    3,270
    He is not good
     
  11. Bowel-forged Stool Manlet belt Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Mar 14, 2017
    Messages:
    3,946
    Likes Received:
    793
    Let the black beast have a French feast!
     
  12. Repusman Blue Belt

    Joined:
    May 4, 2019
    Messages:
    865
    Likes Received:
    250
    I think Gane would piece up BB just like Volkov did except Gane would not get caught in the end :)
     
  13. Bowel-forged Stool Manlet belt Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Mar 14, 2017
    Messages:
    3,946
    Likes Received:
    793
    I tend to agree, but I feel it’s a great welcoming gift
     
  14. spinup Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2019
    Messages:
    1,923
    Likes Received:
    656
    I can see two fights made with Harris, Overeem, Volkov and Gane. Any combination with these 4 is great.

    Or it could be Gane vs Shamil to test him with a wrestler.
     
  15. spinup Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2019
    Messages:
    1,923
    Likes Received:
    656
    Just listen to the podcast, the fight is probably being announced this week, and his opponent is a top 10, but barely. So basically it's Shamil, or possibly Harris.
     
  16. davidlemonparty Black Belt

    Joined:
    Jan 9, 2017
    Messages:
    5,950
    Likes Received:
    1,279
    Location:
    Perth, Australia
    I was hoping for a surprise Greg Hardy vs Ciryl announcement
     
  17. The_Renaissance Sherdog Bunceweight Champion

    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2008
    Messages:
    31,649
    Likes Received:
    2,529
    Location:
    Twerkmenistan


    I think he's gonna get Volkov, personally.
     
  18. werepig Blue Belt

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2018
    Messages:
    557
    Likes Received:
    123
    thought reem would be gunshy about fighting prospects again after rozenstruik...
     
  19. SalvadorAllende Yellow Card Yellow Card

    Joined:
    Feb 2, 2013
    Messages:
    27,423
    Likes Received:
    4,680
    Location:
    Buenos Aires, Argentina
    WAR Gane.

    The dude has some serious potential. 6 fights in and he fights like a veteran. Barely gets hit and does not expose himself.

    Him vs Volkov would be a highly technical fight.
     
  20. SalvadorAllende Yellow Card Yellow Card

    Joined:
    Feb 2, 2013
    Messages:
    27,423
    Likes Received:
    4,680
    Location:
    Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Black Beast is kind of busy having a Swedish snack in one of the most random match ups ever:

     

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.