Derrick
Lewis
15-4-0, 1NC( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #11 Heavyweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Performance of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 8 fights.
Record: 15-4-0, 1NC
Summary: Heart

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Black Beast
From: New Orleans, Louisiana USA
Fights Out Of: Houston, Texas USA
Age: 31
Height: 6' 3" ( 190 cm )
Weight: 260 lb ( 118 kg )
Reach 79"
Leg Reach 43"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
267
60% Successful
160
Types of Successful Strikes
0
160
20%
69% Ground
17
32
111
Striking Defense
37
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
9
33% Successful
3
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
12
1
Takedown Defense
63
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Derrick Lewis
Jul 7, 2016
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Win
Derrick Lewis
Apr 10, 2016
17
5
0
1
0
0
0
2
R1 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
Win
Derrick Lewis
Feb 6, 2016
14
1
1
0
0
0
3
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Derrick Lewis
Oct 3, 2015
41
8
0
5
0
0
5
4
R3 KO/TKO
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
Loss
Derrick Lewis
Sep 5, 2014
7
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Derrick Lewis
Jul 6, 2014
6
6
1
0
0
0
0
0
R1 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 9 of last 11
 
• Owns 2012 knockout win over Jared Rosholt

• Pro since 2010

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

• Seven first-round finishes

Career

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