Derrick
Lewis
12-4-0, 1NC( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 5 fights.
Record: 12-4-0, 1NC
Summary: Heart

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Black Beast
From: New Orleans, Louisiana USA
Fights Out Of: Houston, Texas USA
Age: 30
Height: 6' 3" ( 190 cm )
Weight: 260 lb ( 118 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
149
59% Successful
88
Types of Successful Strikes
0
88
15%
78% Ground
6
13
69
Striking Defense
36
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
5
40% Successful
2
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
4
1
Takedown Defense
50
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Derrick Lewis
UFC 192: Cormier vs Gustafsson
Oct 3, 2015
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Loss
Derrick Lewis
Jun 6, 2015
23
6
3
0
0
0
5
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Derrick Lewis
Feb 28, 2015
53
7
0
1
0
1
2
1
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Derrick Lewis
Apr 19, 2014
22
5
1
1
0
0
2
1
R1 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: Every day is training for me - mind, body, and spirit.

When and why did you start training for fighting? A friend invited me to his gym because he knew I loved to fight, and I felt like it was an easy way to make money.

What ranks and titles have you held? I’ve held three titles, including the Legacy Fighting Championship Heavyweight Champion.

Do you have any heroes? My grandfather

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? If I can make it, anyone can make it if they believe in themselves.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I went to Killgore College for one year.

What was your job before you started fighting? AAA tow truck driver

Favorite grappling technique: Armbar

Favorite striking technique: Head kick
• Has won six of his last eight
 
• Owns 2012 knockout win over Jared Rosholt

• Pro since 2010

• 11 wins by KO, one by submission (armbar)

• Five first round finishes

Career

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