On this edition of Shameless MMA, the guys talk with UFC heavyweight Derrick Lewis. "The Black Beast" will be facing off against the "Meathead," Matt Mitrione on Sept. 5 at UFC Fight Night Foxwoods. read news >>
Just a few days after he asked, Derrick Lewis received. Lewis will meet Matt Mitrione in a heavyweight tussle when the UFC returns to Connecticut for UFC Fight Night 50.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
Following his first-round knockout of Carlos Augusto Filho at “The Ultimate Fighter 19” finale, Derrick Lewis asked for a fight with Matt Mitrione. On Wednesday, UFC officials obliged. read news >>
UFC Fight Night 50 just got a whole lot more punchy.
Heavyweights with proven knockout power will square off at the Sept. 5 card at Foxwoods Casino near Ledyard, Conn., when Matt Mitrione meets Derrick Lewis. FOXSports.com initially reported the bout Wednesday.
Mitrione, a 35-year-old former NFL player from Illinois, was scheduled to meet Stefan Struve at UFC 175 last weekend. That matchup was scrapped at the last moment due to Struve's health scare in the locker room at Mandalay Bay. Mitrione w read news >>
Derrick Lewis talks about his victory over Guto Inocente at the TUF 19 Finale, and how mixed martial arts got him on the right path in life. read news >>
Derrick Lewis has not lost since 2011, and his outing at Sunday’s “The Ultimate Fighter 19” finale in Las Vegas proved no different. read news >>
When two UFC heavyweight strikers compete, the bouts never last that long. That was exactly the case with Derrick Lewis and Guto Inocente at The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale in Las Vegas on Sunday as Lewis crushed Inocente with ferocious ground and pound in the first round of their bout.
The two spent much of the first minute feeling each other out with Inocente largely, but not exclusively controlling the middle. The first bit of action was Lewis securing double underhooks and dropping for a sing read news >>
LAS VEGAS – Derrick Lewis again proved he is a wrecking ball with fists as he took out highly touted prospect Guto Inocente in the first round.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
This is the TUF 19 Finale live blog for Derrick Lewis vs. Guto Inocente, a heavyweight bout at Sunday night's UFC event at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.Lewis, who won his UFC on FOX 11 this past April, will face Inocente, who is making his UFC debut, on the main card.Check out the TUF 19 Finale live blog below.Round 1:Round 2:Round 3: read news >>
Second chances can be difficult to come by. Furthermore, when those opportunities of redemption do materialize, and the road often dreamed about does open up, the only thing one can hope is that... read news >>
Derrick Lewis made his UFC debut in April. It was the first fight on the card, and the crowd had not yet filled into Amway Arena in Orlando. He scored a TKO victory over Jack May, himself a newcomer to the heavyweight division. It was not all that memorable; just a couple of bull figures slapping clay. They were locked in a grappling battle initially -- too much grappling for the bloodthirsty early crowd -- but May went for a takedown and ended up pulling Lewis on top of him. That mistake was th read news >>