In the midst of an electrifying UFC 290 fight card this past Saturday, capturing the attention of fans worldwide, the spotlight shifted to one of the promotion’s former heavyweight champions, Francis Ngannou, as he secured the fight he had been yearning for.
In this fresh edition of Between the Links, our panel delves into the intriguing matchup between Ngannou and heavyweight champion Tyson Fury in October. We explore Ngannou’s chances in this boxing bout and contemplate how the UFC will respond to this unexpected crossover. Furthermore, we delve into the key storylines from UFC 290, including Volkanovski’s commanding victory over Yair Rodriguez, Alexandre Pantoja’s triumph in a memorable bout against Brandon Moreno, the astonishing upset by Dricus Du Plessis as he halted Robert Whittaker and engaged in a face-to-face encounter with Israel Adesanya. We also touch upon the upcoming #UFCVegas77 event headlined by Holly Holm vs. Mayra Bueno Silva and other enticing topics.
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What topics are discussed in the “Between the Links” episode?
The panel discusses various topics in this episode, including the boxing match between Francis Ngannou and Tyson Fury, Volkanovski’s dominant win, Adesanya’s encounter with Du Plessis, UFC 290 storylines, and the upcoming #UFCVegas77 event.
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The discussion is moderated by host Mike Heck, who facilitates the conversation between MMA Hook’s Jed Meshew and Morning Kombat’s Brian Campbell.
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More about UFC 290 Highlights
- Between the Links: Watch Here
- UFC 290 Highlights: Read More
- Francis Ngannou vs. Tyson Fury: News Article
- Volkanovski’s Dominant Win: Fight Recap
- Adesanya vs. Du Plessis: Fight Analysis
- UFC 290 Storylines: Article
- #UFCVegas77: Event Details
- Holly Holm vs. Mayra Bueno Silva: Fight Preview
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