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UFC Vegas 19 Medical Suspensions: Lewis Could Be Out Six Months

The UFC Vegas 19 medical suspensions are in, and the night’s big winner, Derrick Lewis, is among the list of fighters who could be out six months. In the UFC Vegas 19 main event, Derrick Lewis knocked out Curtis Blaydes in the second round, but in the process, he injured...

UFC Rankings Report: Derrick Lewis Shakes Up Heavyweight Top 5

The UFC rankings have been updated following UFC Vegas 19! Check out all the changes below! Men’s Pound for Pound: No Changes   Women’s Pound for Pound: No Changes Strawweight: No Changes Women’s Flyweight: No Changes Women’s Bantamweight: Yana Kunitskaya moves up two spaces to #5 after her victory over Ketlen Vieira at UFC Vegas...

UFC Vegas 19 Highlights: Derrick Lewis Takes Out Curtis Blaydes Early

Curtis Blaydes vs. Derrick Lewis wasn’t what fight fans of slugfest wanted to see.  The two fighters met in a heavyweight bout on Saturday night (February 20, 2021) at the UFC Vegas 19 event from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC Apex facility. The first round saw Lewis land some solid...

UFC Vegas 19 Weigh-in Results: 4 Fighters Heavy, Including One Miss By Nearly 12 Pounds

The UFC is continuing to put on events every weekend as on February 20, UFC Vegas 19 goes down from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. In the main event of the card, top-five heavyweight contenders collide as Curtis Blaydes and Derrick Lewis finally fight. The two have been on...

Derrick Lewis Plans To Send Curtis Blaydes To The ICU At UFC Vegas 19

Derrick Lewis has violent plans for Curtis Blaydes at UFC Vegas 19. In the main event of the card, Lewis and Blaydes will finally fight after years of the two seemingly being on a collision course with one another. It's a classic striker vs grappler matchup, and one "The Black...

Derrick Lewis Expects A Bloodbath Against Wrestling-Heavy Blaydes

Derrick Lewis has something to prove ahead of his UFC Vegas 19 clash with Curtis Blaydes, and he expects to do so with blood and gore. Curtis Blaydes has gone on record in stating that he does not think Derrick Lewis is fully committed to the sport of MMA. Blaydes...

Curtis Blaydes Questions Derrick Lewis’s Respect For The Sport of MMA

Curtis Blaydes does not think that UFC wildman Derrick Lewis is truly committed to the sport of mixed martial arts. At UFC Vegas 19, Curtis Blaydes will occupy the main event slot against Derrick Lewis. Blaydes and Lewis are polar opposites in just about every way two people could be....

Curtis Blaydes Will Not Be Influenced By Fans To Change Style

Curtis Blaydes is not giving in to outside pressure to change the fighting style that has benefited him throughout his MMA career.   This Saturday’s UFC Vegas 19 will feature a battle of behemoths when Curtis Blaydes crashes with Derrick Lewis in the main event. The last time Blaydes was in...

Curtis Blaydes Sees No Need To Hide Game Plan from Derrick Lewis

UFC heavyweight Curtis Blaydes sees absolutely no need to keep his cards close to the vest ahead of his February 20 headliner against Derrick Lewis. When Curtis Blaydes and Derrick Lewis face off in the main event on February 20, fans will be treated to the quintessential grappler vs. striker...

Curtis Blaydes vs. Derrick Lewis Headlines Feb. 20 Fight Night

Curtis Blaydes and Derrick Lewis now have a new date to lock horns, with the two heavyweights colliding on February 20.  Following an initial report from ESPN, multiple sources have confirmed that Curtis Blaydes and Derrick Lewis will now headline the February 20 Fight Night card. This bout was originally...

Blaydes vs. Lewis Cancelled After Blaydes Tests Positive for COVID-19

The coronavirus has claimed another fight in 2020, as the UFC on ESPN 18 main event between Curtis Blaydes and Derrick Lewis has been cancelled after Blaydes tested positive for COVID-19. ESPN broke the news that Curtis Blaydes was forced out of his main event against Derrick Lewis mere minutes...

Derrick Lewis Believes Jon Jones Will Be Successful At Heavyweight

Derrick Lewis is confident that Jon Jones will fare just fine in the heavyweight division. Jon Jones has been teasing and contemplating a move up to the heavyweight division for years, and now it appears that he will finally make the leap. Nobody really knows how Jon Jones will...

Derrick Lewis Believes Win Over Curtis Blaydes Earns Him Heavyweight Title Shot

Derrick Lewis believes he could be fighting for UFC gold next time out if he beats Curtis Blaydes this Saturday night at UFC Vegas 15. Lewis vs. Blaydes is a very intriguing matchup and a fight both men have wanted for years. In the lead-up, Blaydes has said Lewis is...

Alistair Overeem Responds To Derrick Lewis Trash Talk After UFC Vegas 9 Win

Derrick Lewis wasn't happy with Alistair Overeem's win over Augusto Sakai at UFC Vegas 9. Lewis took to Twitter to trash Overeem throughout the fight as the two do not like each other. Both men have accused the other of ducking them so it appeared "The Black Beast" wasn't happy...

Curtis Blaydes vs. Derrick Lewis Set For UFC Headliner On Nov. 28

A pivotal heavyweight tilt between Curtis Blaydes and Derrick Lewis has been set. ESPN's Brett Okamoto has reported that Blaydes vs. Lewis is scheduled to headline a UFC Fight Night card on Nov. 28. It's a bout that both men had been calling for and they will get their wish. https://twitter.com/bokamotoESPN/status/1295856904304857088 "Breaking:...