|Full Name||Ciryl Gane|
|Birthday||12 April 1990 (31 years old)|
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.
- 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
|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|
|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|