Former UFC heavyweight title challenger Francis Ngannou will face top contender Curtis Blaydes in the main event of “UFC Fight Night: Beijing” on Nov. 24 and this rematch has been most talked about by the MMA fans, as ever since losing to Ngannou in his first fight which was also his UFC debut, Curtis has turned into a totally different animals, whereas Ngannou’s last two fights have been a major disappointment with his last fight against Derrick Lewis got the widest criticism from MMA fans all around the world.
Curtis Blaydes also addressed the issue about him not being a fan-favourite fighter and why fans don’t like appreciate his fighting style and call him ‘Boring’. He recently appeared on The MMA Hour and gave his thoughts.
“There is a population of fans in MMA that find it hard to appreciate Wrestling and I am a wrestling based fighter and they see it as boring and…I mean I wish they didn’t and I would like to change their mind in the next fight and throughout my career,” he said.
"I'm a wrestling based fighter and they see it as boring. I wish they didn't."
— MMAFighting.com (@MMAFighting) November 21, 2018
“But they don’t like to see a guy take another guy down and ground and pound. They want to see big man in the middle just hucking and chucking at each other and I get it, but that’s not my game. That’s not my style. I have the best grappling in the division and I am going to use it to my advantage.“
Who do you think wins this rematch?