STIPE MIOCIC and Francis Ngannou are clashing again in a massive heavyweight main event rematch at UFC 260 TONIGHT.

The pair first fought at UFC 220 in January 2018, when Miocic retained his UFC heavyweight title by a unanimous decision.

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    ROUND TWO

    Shane Young immediately takes the centre of the octagon and puts Omar Morales on the back foot.

    Young catches a kick and secures a big takedown, but he wastes the position with a leg lock attempt.

    Morales seems tentative to exchange in the pocket and is more than happy to operate at kicking range.

    The Venezuelan has found success late in the round, landing a big right hand and putting Young on the back foot.

    Omar Morales fires a left high kick at Shane YoungCredit: Getty

     

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    ROUND ONE IN THE BOOKS

    Shane Young has been the aggressor, looking to close the distance and utilise his grappling up against the clinch.

    Omar Morales done well to fend off the Kiwi's takedown attempts and ends the round with a nice scything elbow on the break.

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    WE MOVE TO THE FEATHERWEIGHT DIVISISON

    Up next is a 145lbs showdown between New Zealand's Shane Young and Venezuela's Omar Morales.

    Young, 27, will be looking to bounce back from a first-round TKO defeat to Ľudovít Klein at UFC 254.

    Morales, meanwhile, will look to erase the memory of his decision defeat to Giga Chikadze last October.

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    FIGHT CARD DETAILS

    Here's the full rundown of remaining fights on he UFC 260 card.

    • Stipe Miocic (c) vs Francis Ngannou (main event – UFC heavyweight title)
    • Tyron Woodley vs Vicente Luque (co-man – weltwerweight)
    • Sean O’Malley vs Thomas Almeida (bantamweight)
    • Gillian Robertson vs Miranda Maverick (women's flyweight)
    • Khama Worthy vs Jamie Mullarkey (lightweight)

    Prelims – from 1am UK / 9pm ET

    • Alonzo Menifield vs William Knight (light-heavyweight)
    • Jessica Penne vs Hannah Goldy (women's strawweight)
    • Abubakar Nurmagomedov vs Jared Gooden (welterweight)
    • Modestas Bukauskas vs Michał Oleksiejczuk (light-heavyweight)

    Early prelims – from 11pm UK / 7pm US

    • Shane Young vs Omar Morales (featherweight)

    IT'S OVER!

    Marc-Andre Barriault defeats Abu Azaitar via third-round TKO with just seconds to go.

    The Canadian put an absolute beatdown on Azaitar for the majority of the round, punishing him with relentless ground-and-pound.

    In truth, the ref could've stopped it a lot earlier than he actually did.

    Victory over Azaitar is Barriault's first victory inside the octagon.

    THIS HAS TURNED INTO A WAR

    Marc-Andre Barriault and Abu Azaitar went to war in that second round.

    Fatigue has set in for both men but seems to be plaguing Azaitar more.

    Canada's Barriault had a lot more success with his striking, in particular in close, but Azaitar also had his moments.

    I have it one apiece going into the third.

    AZAITAR IS LOOKING GOOD IN ROUND ONE

    You wouldn't be able to tell Abu Azaitar has been away from the octagon for nearly three years.

    The Moroccan's striking, in particular his low leg kicks, are sharp and accurate and his clinch work has been excellent.

    I give him the first.

    WE ARE LIVE!

    The UFC 260 prelims are underway, folks. A middleweight bout between Marc-Andre Barriault and Abu Azaitar is ongoing.

    Azaitar, brother of lightweight standout Ottman, is fighting for the first time in nearly three years.

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