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Friday 04.20.2018 5:36pm ET | View Full Article
A much-anticipated heavyweight fight is close to being added to UFC 226.
Francis Ngannou vs. Derrick Lewis is scheduled for the July 7 card in Las Vegas, MMA Fighting has learned. The promotion is expected to finalize the fight in the coming days.
Ngannou (11-2) is coming off a loss to heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic in January. The loss snapped the Frenchman’s ten-fight winning streak.