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Daniel Cormier knows he isn’t just ‘going to hang my chin out’ for Derrick Lewis to connect

At UFC 230, Daniel Cormier will defend his heavyweight belt for the very first time against Derrick Lewis. Lewis is coming off of a knockout win against Alexander Volkov at …read more

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Derrick Lewis says he will be ‘100 percent going into this fight’ against Daniel Cormier

Derrick Lewis was just in an absolute war with Alexander Volkov at UFC 229. Volkov had arguably dominated the first fourteen minutes of the fight, this before Lewis knocked him …read more

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Derrick Lewis UFC 230 media day scrum

LAS VEGAS — At a UFC 230 media day, Derrick Lewis discusses the knockout of Alexander Volkov, the now famous “balls was hot” speech, fighting Daniel Cormier for the heavyweight …read more

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Derrick Lewis estimates KO punch at UFC 229 was worth $1 million for him

LAS VEGAS — Derrick Lewis has a seven-figure right hand.
At a media day Thursday, the UFC heavyweight was asked to estimate how much his third-round knockout of Alexander Volkov at …read more

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NYSAC addresses health concerns for Daniel Cormier, Derrick Lewis ahead of UFC 230

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The New York State Athletic Commission said it has “stringent health and safety procedures” in place for MMA events, …read more

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Lewis Is Making That Stripper Money For UFC 230 Title Fight

Shortly after pulling off a Hail Mary knockout win over Alexander Volkov at UFC 229 on Oct. 6, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada, Derrick Lewis was pegged to face off …read more

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Derrick Lewis Went From Retirement To A Fan-Favorite With A Title Shot

Derrick Lewis celebrates his victory over Alexander Volkov of Russia in their heavyweight bout during the UFC 229 event inside T-Mobile Arena on October 6, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. …read more

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Even ‘Black Beast’ Wanted Cormier-Miocic 2 At UFC 230

After an incredible come-from-behind victory over Alexander Volkov at UFC 229 last weekend in Las Vegas (watch it), No. 2-ranked heavyweight contender Derrick Lewis was rewarded with a 265-pound title …read more

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Derrick Lewis Admits Stipe Miocic Should Have Gotten Crack at UFC Heavyweight Title

Derrick Lewis is making a quick turnaround, going from a last-minute win over Alexander Volkov at UFC 229 to stepping into a last-minute title shot at UFC 230.
It’s extremely rare …read more

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Posted on October 10, 2018, 3:46 pm By
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‘DC’ Opens As Massive Betting Favorite Over ‘Black Beast’

Derrick Lewis scored a thrilling, come-from-behind win over Alexander Volkov at UFC 229 last weekend in Las Vegas (watch it), but for every minute that came before it, he looked …read more

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Daniel Cormier vs. Derrick Lewis on for UFC 230 at Madison Square Garden

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What matchmaking problems can’t be solved by a few zeroes?
UFC heavyweight Derrick Lewis today told MMAjunkie Radio a UFC …read more

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Derrick Lewis Says Title Shot At UFC 230 Is Too Early For Him

Derrick Lewis says a heavyweight title shot at UFC 230 probably isn’t going to happen. Lewis is coming off a sensational comeback victory over Alexander Volkov. After being outmatched for …read more

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UFC Heavyweight Derrick Lewis Says Conor McGregor Should Retire

Derrick Lewis is a very happy man. He scored one of the best comeback wins in UFC history against a dangerous opponent in Alexander Volkov at UFC 229. Lewis was …read more

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Lewis Unfazed By ‘Razor’ Rip: ‘F—k Curtis Blaydes’

Most mixed martial arts (MMA) fans were jumping for joy when Derrick Lewis scored a thrilling, come-from-behind knockout against Alexander Volkov at the UFC 229 pay-per-view (PPV) event last Saturday …read more

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Derrick Lewis doesn't think he's ready for a title shot – and also, '(expletive) Curtis Blaydes'

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LAS VEGAS – In a night that earned its place in UFC history for less-than-noble reasons, Derrick Lewis made …read more

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UFC 229 Backstage: Derrick Lewis, ‘I’m a Brawler’

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Derrick Lewis talks about his amazing comeback and devastating knockout win over Alexander Volkov at UFC 229 on Saturday night in Las Vegas.
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Derrick Lewis explains why he took off his shorts after UFC 229 victory

LAS VEGAS — After his big KO win at UFC 229, Derrick Lewis discusses beating Alexander Volkov in the closing seconds, taking his pants off following the fight, his back …read more

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GIF Parade: Derrick Lewis takes off shorts, gives interview for the ages after miracle UFC 229 win

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For almost his entire three rounds in the cage with Alexander Volkov, it looked as if Derrick Lewis would …read more

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UFC 229 Video: Lewis scores crazy comeback knockout over Volkov

Watch this pretty insane knockout from UFC 229: Khabib vs McGregor. Alexander Volkov was completely dominating Derrick Lewis for three rounds and over 14 minutes of action. But as heavyweights …read more

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Highlights! Watch Lewis Score Comeback KO Over Volkov With 11 Seconds Left

Derrick Lewis pulled off an improbable come-from-behind finish over Alexander Volkov last night (Sat., Oct. 6, 2018) at UFC 229 live on pay-per-view (PPV) from inside T-Mobile Arena in Las …read more

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Posted on October 7, 2018, 3:46 am By
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UFC 229 results: Derrick Lewis scores epic comeback knockout of Alexander Volkov

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LAS VEGAS – For the better part of three rounds, Alexander Volkov (30-7 MMA, 4-1 UFC) was cruising to a win – and then …read more

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Pros react to Derrick Lewis crazy comeback KO at UFC 229

Derrick Lewis scored a dramatic third=round KO over Alexander Volkov at UFC 229. On Twitter, pro fighters went crazy with the win. Derrick Lewis did it again. Very late into …read more

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Derrick Lewis Mounts Epic Comeback with Brutal Third Round KO Against Alexander Volkov

Derrick Lewis was down, but he was never out.
“The Black Beast” had his back against the wall after two rounds against Alexander Volkov at UFC 229 on Saturday in Las …read more

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‘Black Beast’ Crushes ‘Drago’ With Just 11 Seconds Left On The Clock!

Former Bellator MMA and M-1 Global Heavyweight champion, Alexander Volkov, made his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) presence known with a fourth round knockout of Fabricio Werdum earlier this year. And …read more

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Twitter reacts to Derrick Lewis' epic comeback KO of Alexander Volkov at UFC 229

Derrick Lewis continued his push toward a heavyweight title shot on Saturday when he defeated fellow contender Alexander Volkov in a key matchup at UFC 229.
Lewis (21-5 MMA, 12-3 UFC) …read more

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UFC 229 results: Lewis miraculously knocks Volkov out

Dominated for most of the fight, Derrick Lewis scored a dramatic KO win vs. Alexander Volkov with seconds remaining in the final round. The second fight on the UFC 229: …read more

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UFC 229 Video Highlights: Derrick Lewis Makes Incredible Comeback

Derrick Lewis makes the comeback of the century. Lewis went one-on-one with Alexander Volkov on the main card of UFC 229. “The Black Beast” was down in the fight as …read more

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UFC 229 results: Derrick Lewis scores thrilling last-ditch knockout of Alexander Volkov

Never count out Derrick Lewis. Not in the opening minute of the fight, not in the middle rounds, and not until the final horn has sounded.
“The Black Beast” has earned …read more

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UFC 229 Results: Derrick Lewis KO’s Alexander Volkov in final seconds (Highlights)

A key heavyweight bout between perennial contenders Alexander Volkov and Derrick Lewis took place at tonight’s UFC 229 event in Las Vegas.
Alexander Volkov enters tonight’s contest on a six-fight win …read more

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UFC 229 live blog: Derrick Lewis vs. Alexander Volkov

LAS VEGAS – This is the UFC 229 live blog for Derrick Lewis vs. Alexander Volkov, a heavyweight bout at Saturday’s UFC event at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Lewis, who …read more

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Video: Derrick Lewis, Alexander Volkov have near-scrap at UFC 229 weigh-ins

LAS VEGAS – For the second fight in a row Derrick Lewis got physical with his opponent at weigh-ins. Alexander Volkov wouldn’t be intimidated though, and it almost turned in …read more

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Pain-Free Lewis Hoping For Best Career Fight Vs Volkov

Derrick Lewis and Alexander Volkov face off during the UFC 229 Ultimate Media Day (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)” align=”center” />Derrick Lewis is back in Las Vegas for the first …read more

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Alexander Volkov prefers to face Daniel Cormier over Brock Lesnar in potential heavyweight title shot

UFC 229 is playing host to one of the biggest fights in UFC’s history but among the lineup to get there is plenty of great action in its own right.
In …read more

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Derrick Lewis to empty gas tank for early KO of Alexander Volkov at UFC 229

LAS VEGAS – Derrick Lewis speaks to MMAjunkie about his UFC 229 matchup with Alexander Volkov, keeping an active schedule, fighting for the title, and emptying his gas tank for …read more

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UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor - Main card preview

Get the scoop on the early contests of the main card of UFC 229, including the charismatic and hard-hitting Derrick Lewis clashing with a streaking Alexander Volkov. Far too often, …read more

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Posted on October 5, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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Derrick Lewis promises ‘real fun’ UFC 229 first round after Francis Ngannou dud

LAS VEGAS — At UFC 229 media day, Derrick Lewis discusses his upcoming fight against Alexander Volkov, how he’s been dealing with his back injuries, the heavyweight title picture, Daniel …read more

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Alexander Volkov ‘can understand’ why Brock Lesnar will get next UFC heavyweight title shot

LAS VEGAS — At UFC 229 media day, Alexander Volkov discusses his fight with Derrick Lewis, why he doesn’t mind if Brock Lesnar gets the next heavyweight title shot, Fabricio …read more

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Alexander Volkov eyes title shot with UFC 229 win, would take Blaydes-Ngannou winner

Former Bellator heavyweight champion Alexander Volkov is now within striking distance of a shot at the UFC title, as well, and he hopes to cement that opportunity with a win …read more

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UFC 229 Clash: Lewis Vs. Volkov!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight sluggers Derrick Lewis and Alexander Volkov will scrap this Saturday (Oct. 6, 2018) at UFC 229 inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
It’s difficult to …read more

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Derrick Lewis Explains Why He Fights: UFC 229 Video

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Learn more about top heavyweight contender Derrick Lewis and what motivates him ahead of his UFC 229 matchup with Alexander Volkov on October 6. Lewis sits at No. …read more

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Alexander Volkov said he had next UFC heavyweight title shot, then got Derrick Lewis

MOSCOW – UFC heavyweight Alexander Volkov said he was promised a title fight if he beat ex-champ Fabricio Werdum in March.
Then the offer evaporated.
“Time changed, and it is what it …read more

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