Tag Archives: Derrick Lewis
UFC Fight Night on ESPN Odds: Will Cain Velasquez Return to His Dominant Form?

Francis Ngannou was once thought to be destined to become UFC heavyweight champion. That was until he ran into then-titleholder Stipe Miocic and then stumbled against Derrick Lewis.
Back on track …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Posted on February 15, 2019, 4:46 am By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
Daniel Cormier opens up on injury that is slowing down UFC return

It’s been awhile since we’ve seen UFC heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier in the cage — since he defeated Derrick Lewis by submission at UFC 230 in November, to be exact.

The …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

JDS seeking title fight before Cormier’s retirement

Brock Lesnar and Stipe Miocic were potential candidates for Daniel Cormier’s next opponent, but Junior dos Santos is hoping a win over Derrick Lewis can earn him a shot at …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Junior dos Santos vying for title shot against Daniel Cormier before champ retires

Junior dos Santos is looking to reclaim the heavyweight belt, and on March 9 he can start that process.

Dos Santos will be taking on Derrick Lewis at UFC Wichita. …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

UFC Wichita poster released

Plain and simple.
That’s the best way to describe the poster for the Octagon’s upcoming visit to Kansas, which will be headlined by heavyweight veterans Derrick Lewis and Junior dos Santos.

Heavyweights!! …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on February 4, 2019, 4:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags:
Latest UFC Wichita Fight Card, TV Line Up

Event: UFC on ESPN+ 4 “Lewis vs. Dos Santos”Date: Sat., March 9, 2019Location: INTRUST Bank Arena in Wichita, KansasBroadcast: ESPN+

UFC on ESPN+ 4 Main Event:
265 lbs.: Derrick Lewis vs. Junior …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Derrick Lewis explains why he turned down short-notice UFC Brooklyn fight with Stipe Miocic

Derrick Lewis isn’t set to step back into the cage until Mar. 9 but “The Black Beast” nearly fought on this Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+1 card in Brooklyn, NY.
That’s according …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

Lewis Was Too Tired To Fight Miocic In Brooklyn

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was hoping to bring mixed martial arts (MMA) fans a heavyweight showdown featuring Daniel Cormier’s leftovers, but it appears Derrick Lewis was too tired and wanted …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Two months later, Derrick Lewis still hasn't taken advantage of free Popeyes chicken for life

Prior to UFC 230, Derrick Lewis had already won big when he scored free chicken for life from a Popeyes location in his hometown of Houston.
Me? I’m a Church’s guy …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on January 12, 2019, 8:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (8 p.m. ET) with Derrick Lewis

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off tonight at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT) with guest Derrick Lewis.
We’ll talk to Lewis about his recent March 9 booking against fellow heavyweight slugger Junior …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on January 10, 2019, 11:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
Derrick Lewis vs. Junior Dos Santos In the Works for UFC on ESPN+ Card in Kansas

A heavyweight showdown between Derrick Lewis and former champion Junior Dos Santos is in the works for the UFC’s debut card in Wichita, Kansas on March 9.
Multiple sources close to …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Derrick Lewis vs. Junior dos Santos set to headline UFC Wichita

A matchup between top 10 heavyweights will headline the UFC’s debut trip to Kansas.
Heavy hitters Derrick Lewis and Junior dos Santos have agreed to meet March 9 at INTRUST Bank …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on January 8, 2019, 12:16 am By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
Derrick Lewis vs Junior Dos Santos set to main event UFC Wichita

The UFC’s heavyweight division is looking more and more interesting with each and every month that passes. Now, another great matchup is set to go down in early 2019.
On March …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

Heavyweights Junior dos Santos, Derrick Lewis Targeted for UFC Wichita Headliner on March 9

A heavyweight clash pitting Junior dos Santos against Derrick Lewis has been targeted for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s debut in Kansas on March 9. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

JDS vs. Derrick Lewis targeted for UFC Wichita

Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos and recent title challenger Derrick Lewis are expected to fight in the main event of the promotion’s debut show in Wichita, Kansas. The …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Posted on January 7, 2019, 10:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
Derrick Lewis vs. JDS Reportedly Targeted For UFC on ESPN+ 4

The UFC is planning a massive heavyweight match-up between two experienced heavyweight title contenders. According to a report from MMA Junkie, the UFC is targeting a bout between Derrick “The …read more

Source:: MMANews

Posted on January 7, 2019, 9:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , ,
Junior Dos Santos vs. Derrick Lewis targeted as UFC on ESPN+ 4 headliner in Kansas

Gallery
Junior Dos Santos def. Tai Tuivasa at UFC Fight Night 142: Best photos

view 17 images

Verbal agreements are in place for a heavyweight fight between former UFC champion Junior Dos Santos …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

MMAjunkie's 2018 'Male Fighter of the Year': When 'DC' came to stand for double champ

Gallery
Daniel Cormier def. Derrick Lewis at UFC 230: Best photos

view 14 images

Conor McGregor’s name forever will be etched in the logs of UFC history, the iconic image of two UFC …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

MMAjunkie's 2018 'Comeback (and interview) of the Year': Derrick Lewis

Better luck next time, Derrick Lewis.
It was a very rational thought to have as the seconds ticked toward the third and final bell of Lewis’ meeting with Alexander Volkov at …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Daniel Cormier not sulking over Jones' win, sticking with Lesnar or Miocic as likely next opponent

Gallery
Daniel Cormier def. Derrick Lewis at UFC 230: Best photos

view 14 images

If Daniel Cormier extends his self-imposed retirement deadline, it has nothing to do with rivalries, he said.
Cormier today told …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Stipe Miocic Sends Message To DC After Jones’ Drug Test Incident

Current UFC “Champ Champ” Daniel Cormier’s mixed martial arts (MMA) career is coming to an end. Cormier has said that, following his heavyweight title defense over Derrick Lewis in November, …read more

Source:: MMANews