Ciryl Gane

Ciryl Gane

Personal Information

Full Name Ciryl Jacky Gane
Date of Birth April 12, 1990
Nationality French
Height 6 ft 6 in
Nickname Bon Gamin
Ciryl Gane: A Brief Biography

Ciryl "Bon Gamin" Gane is a UFC Heavyweight fighter with a professional MMA record of 11 wins and 2 losses. Gane is currently ranked #1 in the UFC Heavyweight rankings.



UFC 270: Ngannou v Gane
UFC 270: Ngannou v Gane



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Ciryl Gane lost to Jon Jones at UFC 285 via a guillotine choke submission. This was Gane's second loss in the UFC octagon.


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Early Life and Career


Ciryl started his combat sports journey after his former classmate introduced him to Muay Thai during a work-study program.


After the interaction, Gane started practising Muay Thai and debuted professionally in 2014 at Show Thai 10 against Cyril Omhari. He won the fight via first-round KO and proceeded to win his next 4 Muay Thai fights before getting a title against Imed Soussi for the AFMT Muay Thai National Title. Ciryl TKO'ed in the third round to claim the championship.


Gane won his next 4-fights in Muay Thai and amassed a perfect record of 13-0 before transitioning to MMA in 2018


Ciryl Made his MMA debut at TKO Fight Night 1 against Bobby Sullivan for the vacant TKO Heavyweight Championship. Gane made quick work of Sullivan and submitted him in the first round via front choke. Gane defended his title twice against Adam Dyczka and Roggers Souza before leaving the promotion to join the UFC in 2019.




Ciryl Gane UFC


UFC 265: Lewis v Gane
UFC 265: Lewis v Gane


Ciryl Gane made his UFC debut at UFC Fight Night: Shevchenko vs. Carmouche against Raphael Pessoa. Gane outclassed Pessoa to gain a submission victory in the first round. He next fought Don'Tale Mayes and defeated him in the third round via heel hook submission to earn his first Performance of the Night bonus.


Ciryl won his next 4- fights in the promotion against Tanner Boser, Junior dos Santos, Jairzinho Rozensruik and Alexander Volkov. Due to his dominating win streak, Gane got a fight against Derrick Lewis for the Interim UFC Heavyweight Championship. Cheryl used his Muay Thai skills to outstrike Lewis and TKO'ed him in the third round to clinch the title.




Cyril Gane Record


Res.RecordOpponentMethodEventDateRoundTimeLocation
Loss11-2Jon JonesSubmission (guillotine choke)UFC 285March 4, 202312:04Las Vegas, Unites States
Win11โ€“1Tai TuivasaKO (punches)UFC Fight Night: Gane vs. TuivasaSeptember 3, 202234:23Paris, France
Loss10โ€“1Francis NgannouDecision (unanimous)UFC 270January 22, 202255:00
Anaheim, California, United States
Win10โ€“0Derrick LewisTKO (punches)UFC 265August 7, 202134:11
Houston, Texas, United States
Win9โ€“0Alexander VolkovDecision (unanimous)UFC Fight Night: Gane vs. VolkovJune 26, 202155:00
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win8โ€“0Jairzinho RozenstruikDecision (unanimous)UFC Fight Night: Rozenstruik vs. GaneFebruary 27, 202155:00
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win7โ€“0Junior dos SantosTKO (elbow)UFC 256December 12, 202022:34
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win6โ€“0Tanner BoserDecision (unanimous)UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs. The Korean ZombieDecember 21, 201935:00
Busan, South Korea
Win5โ€“0Don'Tale MayesSubmission (heel hook)UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. AskrenOctober 26, 201934:46
Kallang, Singapore
Win4โ€“0Raphael PessoaSubmission (arm-triangle choke)UFC Fight Night: Shevchenko vs. Carmouche 2August 10, 201914:12
Montevideo, Uruguay
Win3โ€“0Roggers SouzaTKO (punches)TKO 48: Souza vs GaneMay 24, 201914:26
Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
Win2โ€“0Adam DyczkaTKO (punches)TKO 44: Hunter vs BarriaultSeptember 21, 201824:57
Quรฉbec City, Quebec, Canada
Win1โ€“0Bobby SullivanSubmission (front choke)TKO Fight Night 1August 2, 201811:42
Montreal, Quebec, Canada



Ciryl Gane's Most Popular Fights


Ciryl Gane vs Derrick Lewis


Ciryl Gane fought Derrick Lewis at UFC 265 for the Interim UFC Heavyweight Championship. Gane outclassed Lewis during the entire fight using his Muay Thai striking ability. Gane kept chipping at Lewis from a range and nullified Lewis's aggression. Ciryl showed his fight IQ by ensuring that the fight did not enter the short-range pocket where Lewis could use his heavy strikes to knock out Ciryl. Gane connected with 112 strikes compared to the measly 16-strikes of Lewis during the entire fight.


The bout ended in the third round after Ciryl connected with a flurry of ranged punches to TKO the tired Lewis to capture the Interim UFC Heavyweight Championship.


UFC 265: Lewis v Gane




FAQs on Ciryl Gane


Q1. What is Ciryl Gane's nationality?

French.


Q2. Which division does Ciryl Gane fight in?

Heavyweight.


Q2. What is Ciryl Gane's record?

11 Wins, 2 Losses (11-2-0)





*Last updated on March 5, 2023

Ciryl Gane News

Francis Ngannou denies talking shop with BKFC President David Feldman
Francis Ngannou denies talking shop with BKFC President David Feldman
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Michael Jai White feels Ciryl Gane could've been toughest challenge for Jon Jones at heavyweight
Ciryl Gane\'s coach claims Frenchman will face 6-1 star in next UFC fight
Ciryl Gane's coach claims Frenchman will face 6-1 star in next UFC fight
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WATCH: Michael Bisping's animated interaction with Ciryl Gane after 'bumping' into him at a restaurant
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