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'It ranks up there as another history-making fight for me': Dominick Cruz ready to roll back the years and beat champion Henry Cejudo after accepting short-notice call to replace Jose Aldo at UFC 249 Cruz has vowed to cause a stunning upset against champion Cejudo at UFC 249 He has been out of action for 40 months and accepted the fight at short notice  The 35-year-old insists he is in 'right shape' to beat Cejudo this weekend

By David Wood for MailOnline

Published: 17:15 BST, 7 May 2020 | Updated: 17:15 BST, 7 May 2020

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Dominick Cruz has vowed to cause a stunning upset against champion Henry Cejudo and regain his bantamweight title.

The 35-year-old has been out of action for 40 months and accepted the fight at UFC 249 in Florida at short notice after Cejudo's original opponent, Brazilian Jose Aldo, was unable to obtain a visa.

But Cruz insists he is in 'right shape' and has 'prepared right' to beat Cejudo, who also holds the strawweight crown.

Dominick Cruz is confident he can regain his bantamweight title with an historic victory

Dominick Cruz is confident he can regain his bantamweight title with an historic victory

'It ranks up there, as

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