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Ciryl Gane Profile: Weight, Age, Height

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Background Information

Full Name Ciryl Gane
Alias “Bon Gamin”
Pronouns He/Him
Birthday 12 April 1990 (31 years old)
Height 6’5 (195.58cm)
Weight 112.49kg (248lbs)
Weight Class Heavyweight

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Ciryl Gane is a French born mixed martial artist who competes in the heavyweight division of the UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship). Gane made his pro MMA debut in 2018, joining Canadian promotion TKO. He won the vacant heavyweight title on debut, defeating Bobby Sullivan by guillotine choke. He successfully defended this title twice.

Gane claimed the Interim UFC Heavyweight title on his seventh bout with the organisation. The French fighter dispatched Derrick Lewis via TKO at UFC 265 in Houston, Texas.

Prior to fighting in MMA, from 2016-2018, Gane was a Muay Thai heavyweight fighter. He earned the Académie Française de Muay Thaï 201lb title, and defended it once.

Gane’s ‘Bon Gamin’ moniker translates as ‘good kid’. He embraces the nickname as a reflection of being a good person and loving life. He even has the phrase tattooed on his thigh.

Prior to his career as a combat artist, Gane was a keen footballer in his youth. The heavyweight fighter participated in the 2021 “Match for Heroes”. It took place in France where Team Olympique de Marseille Legends went up against Team UNICEF. Gane donned the UNICEF team shirt, managed by Arsene Wenger, but unfortunately his side lost 7-3.

Career highlights

  • Interim UFC Heavyweight Champion (August 7, 2021 – January 22, 2022)
  • Performance of the Night (two times vs Mayes and Lewis)
  • TKO World Heavyweight Championship
  • 2021 Breakthrough Fighter of the Year

Fight Statistics

Fight Record:
10-1

Fight History

Fight Date Event Result Method Round Time Location

UFC

Francis Ngannou 22.01.2022 UFC 270 Loss Decision (unanimous) 5 5:00 Anaheim, California
Derrick Lewis 08.08.2021 UFC 265 Win TKO (punches) 3 4:11 Houston, USA
Alexander Volkov 26.06.2021 UFC Fight Night 190 Win Decision (unanimous) 5 5:00 Las Vegas, USA
Jairzinho Rozenstruik 28.02.2021 UFC Fight Night 186 Win Decision (unanimous) 5 5:00 Las Vegas, USA
Junior Dos Santos 13.12.2020 UFC 256 Win TKO (elbow) 2 2:35 Las Vegas, USA
Tanner Boser 21.12.2019 UFC Fight Night 165 Win Decision (unanimous) 3 5:00 Busan, South Korea
Don’Tale Mayes 26.10.2019 UFC Fight Night 162 Win SUB (heel hook) 3 4:46 Kallang, Singapore
Raphael Pessoa 11.08.2019 UFC Fight Night 156 Win SUB (arm-triangle choke) 1 4:12 Montevideo, Uruguay

Pre UFC

Roggers Souza 24.05.2019 TKO 48 Win TKO (punches) 1 4:26 Gatineau, Canada
Adam Dyczka 21.09.2018 TKO 44 Win TKO (punches) 2 4:57 Quebec City, Canada
Bobby Sullivan 02.08.2018 TKO MMA Win SUB (guillotine choke) 1 1:42 Montreal, Canada

 

 

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Emily is studying Business Management & Marketing at the University of Birmingham and is currently on her intern year. She has a keen interest in both writing and fitness, so is happy she can now combine the two. She likes to spend time with her friends, both in & out of the gym.


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