The UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada host UFC 260. The 10-fight card is headlined by a rematch for the UFC heavyweight championship.
In 2018 at UFC 220 on a 10-fight win streak Francis N’Gannou challenged Stipe Miocic for the title. It would be the first time the challenger would go five rounds. Miocic would repeatedly taking down and pound on N’Gannou. The cards would lopsidedly be in favor of Miocic at the end of 25-minutes.
After rebuilding his confidence N’Gannou would go on a tear winning four straight by knockout, in less then three minutes of octagon time. Since their first meeting Miocic has engaged in a career defining trilogy with former light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier. Losing the title regaining it and then taking the defining bout by out wrestling the Olympian for his record fourth successful heavyweight title defense.
Heavyweight Title Bout: (new champ) Francis N’Gannou (16-3) def. Stipe Miocic (20-4) by KO (left hook) 0:52 R2
Welterweight Bout: Vicente Luque (20-7-1) def. Tyron Woodley (19-7-1) by submission (d’arce choke) 3:56 R1
Bantamweight Bout: Sean O’Malley (13-1) def. Thomas Almeida (22-5) by KO (punch) 3:52 R3
Women’s Flyweight Bout: Miranda Maverik (9-2) def. Gillian Robertson (9-6) by (29-28, 30-27 x2) unanimous decision
Lightweight Bout: Jamie Mullarkey (13-4) def. Khama Worthy (16-8) by KO (punches) 0:46 R1
Light-heavyweight Bout: Alonzo Menifield (10-2) def. Fabio Cherant (7-2) by submission (von flue choke) 1:11 R1
Welterweight Bout:Abubakar Nurmagomedov (16-3-1) def. Jared Gooden (17-6) by (30-27 x3) unanimous decision
Light-heavyweight Bout: Michal Olekiejczuk (15-4) def. Modestat Bukauskas (11-4) by (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) split decision
Featherweight Bout: Omar Morales (11-1) def. Shane Young (13-3) by (30-27 x3) unanimous decision
Middleweight Bout: Marc-Andre Barriault (12-4) def. Abu Azaitar (14-3-1) by TKO (ground & pound) 4:56 R3