Derrick Lewis stepped in on short notice and scored an impressive victory over the former title challenger at Fight Night Zagreb last April. Next, Lewis headlines his second event in a row when he faces Travis Browne this Saturday, live on FS1. 21 more words
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The chaos atop the UFC women’s bantamweight division continued in Saturday’s UFC on FOX 20 headliner when Valentina Shevchenko upset former champ Holly Holm by unanimous decision at United Center in Chicago. 786 more words
If you looked closely on Sunday afternoon, you got a good, long glimpse of the UFC’s heavyweight division in motion as it flashed by at UFC Fight Night 86 in Zagreb, Croatia. 760 more words
ZAGREB, Croatia – Derrick Lewis wasn’t entirely able to avoid the ground game against Gabriel Gonzaga, but in the end it didn’t matter.
A blistering right hand by Lewis (15-4 MMA, 6-2 UFC) planted Gonzaga (17-11 MMA, 12-10 UFC) face down on the mat late in the first round, bringing a stop to the bout at the 4:48 mark of Round 1 and handing Lewis his most high-profile UFC victory to date. 483 more words