(Watch) Tony Ferguson performs incredible double somersault as he takes up trampoline training


Tony Ferguson is known for his weird and wonderful training videos and brought up another one recently

UFC 256 has one mega clash with Tony Ferguson facing off against Charles Oliveira. Both fighters accepted the clash on short-notice but this could be one of the best fights of the year.

This would also be Ferguson’s first fight since being dismantled by Justin Gaethje for the interim UFC Lightweight title.

Tony Ferguson lost at UFC 249
Tony Ferguson prepares to fight Justin Gaethje prior to their Interim lightweight title fight during UFC 249 at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena on May 09, 2020 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Douglas P. DeFelice/Getty Images)

El Cucuy was on a 12-fight win streak prior to that but was dominated by his rival. However, Ferguson still remains an enigma in the MMA scene.

He is unorthodox yet deadly and has often posted some crazy training videos in the past. The American did it again recently as he shared a clip of him doing a couple of somersaults from a trampoline.

Ferguson also shared several clips of others who were practising some incredible moves, and it will be interesting to see if El Cucuy has picked up some things from this trip.

Ferguson is someone who cannot be taken lightly and Oliveira has to be a little careful going into the Octagon against El Cucuy.

Waiting for the title shot

Oliveira is coming off a great win over Kevin Lee in his last fight. However, this UFC 256 co-main event will be an incredible battle.

This could also see the winner move a step closer to a title shot. Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor are to meet in 2021 while Justin Gaethje has also thrown his hat into the title scene.

Tony Ferguson lost to Justin Gaethje at UFC 249
Tony Ferguson is known for his crazy training methods (Photo by Douglas P. DeFelice/Getty Images)

Gaethje also made a prediction for Ferguson vs Oliveira and backed the American to pick up the win.

Ferguson is a former interim champion but has never held the main belt. That could change if he gets a win over Oliveira and all eyes will be on El Cucuy as he tries to make a spectacle at UFC 256.

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