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Francis Ngannou and Jairzinho Rozenstruik headline UFC Columbus

Francis Ngannou vs Jairzinho Rozenstruik Fans in Columbus will be treated to a big-time heavyweight bout next year, as Francis Ngannou (14-3) and Jairzinho Rozenstruik (10-0) will headline UFC Fight Night Columbus on March 28 at Nationwide Arena. Ngannou is currently ranked as the No. 2 contender in the UFC’s heavyweight division, behind only former champion Daniel Cormier. The Cameroonian-French ...

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Matt Brown and Jessica Eye return at UFC 245 this weekend

Matt Brown Two fighters with Ohio roots are set to return this weekend at UFC 245, as both Matt Brown and Jessica Eye will be in action. Brown (21-16, 14-10 UFC), who hails from Xenia and resides in Columbus, will face Ben Saunders (22-12-2, 9-9) as part of the night’s preliminary card. The fight will be his first since 2017, ...

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UFC returns to Columbus in March

Nationwide Arena For the first time since 2009, the UFC will return to Columbus, Ohio on March 28 for a “Fight Night” event. O – H ! The Octagon heads to Columbus, Ohio on March 28! #UFCColumbus pic.twitter.com/q9NrDUwj47 — UFC (@ufc) December 12, 2019 The UFC held annual events in Columbus from 2007-2009 in conjunction with the Arnold Sports Festival, ...

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