5 UFC Fighters From France

Dustin Poirier

Diamond

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Dustin Poirier was born in Lafayette, Louisiana, and is of Acadian French descent, specifically of Cajun heritage. Didn't know this did you?

Ciryl Gane

Bon Gamin

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Ciryl Gane is a pure "French" fighter, making him one of the very few French native in the UFC.

Francis Ngannou

The Predator

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While Francis Ngannou hails from Cameroon, he has a French citizenship, and identifies himself from both the nations.

Georges St-Pierre

RUSH

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Not many know, but former dual weight champion GSP, has French roots, and identifies himself as a French-Canadian fighter.

Daniel Cormier

DC

Daniel Cormier

DC

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Yes, you read that right! Daniel Cormier also has French roots, and is American- French in descent. 

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