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Derrick Lewis

Derrick "The Black Beast" Lewis
  • Name: Derrick Lewis
  • MMA Record: 19-5-0, 1 NC (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: The Black Beast
  • Current Streak: 1 Win
  • Age: 33 | Date of Birth: 1985.02.07
  • Last Fight: February 18, 2018 in UFC
  • Weight Class: Heavyweight | Last Weigh-In: 264.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Silverback Fight Club
  • Height: 6'3" (191cm) | Reach: 79.0" (201cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $382,000 USD
  • Born: United States
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Houston, Texas
  • Personal Pages: Twitter

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Derrick Lewis MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
2:48 Round 3 of 3, 12:48 Total

Pl Marcin Tybura
18-5-0 16-3-0

Us UFC Fight Night 126: Cowboy vs. Medeiros
Co-Main Event | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2018.02.18
Odds: -115 (Near Even) | Disclosed Pay: $50,000 Perf/Night | Weigh-In: 264.0 lbs (119.7 kgs) | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
#45 Best MMA Fight of the Year for 2018
UFC Fight Night 126 Performance of the Night
Cancelled Bout Fabrício Werdum UFC 216 2017.10.07
Reason: Lewis Injured Night of Fight
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
3:51 Round 4 of 5, 18:51 Total

Nz Mark Hunt
18-4-0 12-11-1

Nz UFC Fight Night 110: Lewis vs. Hunt
Main Event | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2017.06.10
Odds: -145 (Slight Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $50,000 Fight/Night | Weigh-In: 265.0 lbs (120.2 kgs) | Referee: Marc Goddard
#35 Best MMA Fight of the Year for 2017
UFC Fight Night 110 Fight of the Night
Win | KO/TKO
3:12 Round 2 of 5, 8:12 Total

Us Travis Browne
17-4-0 18-5-1

Ca UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs. Browne
Main Event | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2017.02.19
Odds: -110 (Near Even) | Disclosed Pay: $50,000 Fight/Night | Weigh-In: 262.0 lbs (118.8 kgs) | Referee: Mario Yamasaki
#12 Best MMA Fight of the Year for 2017
#21 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2017
UFC Fight Night 105 Fight of the Night
Cancelled Bout Travis Browne UFC 208 2017.02.11
Reason: Bout Rescheduled
Win | KO/TKO
3:42 Round 4 of 5, 18:42 Total

Ru Shamil Abdurahimov
16-4-0 17-3-0

Us UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov
Main Event | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2016.12.09
Odds: -245 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 265.6 lbs (120.5 kgs) | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Cancelled Bout Marcin Tybura UFC UFN 97 2016.10.15
Reason: Event Cancelled
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Roy Nelson
15-4-0 21-12-0

Us UFC Fight Night 90: Dos Anjos vs. Alvarez
Co-Main Event | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2016.07.07
Odds: +115 (Near Even) | Disclosed Pay: $66,000 ($33K Base, $33K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 265.5 lbs (120.4 kgs) | Referee: John McCarthy
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
4:48 Round 1 of 3

Br Gabriel Gonzaga
14-4-0 17-10-0

Hr UFC Fight Night 86: Rothwell vs. Dos Santos
Co-Main Event | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2016.04.10
Odds: -150 (Slight Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $50,000 Perf/Night | Weigh-In: 264.0 lbs (119.7 kgs) | Referee: Marc Goddard
UFC Fight Night 86 Performance of the Night
Win | KO/TKO
2:17 Round 1 of 3

Pl Damian Grabowski
13-4-0 20-2-0

Us UFC Fight Night 82: Hendricks vs. Thompson
Preliminary Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2016.02.06
Odds: +100 (Near Even) | Disclosed Pay: $50,000 ($25K Base, $25K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 263.0 lbs (119.3 kgs) | Referee: Mark Smith
Win | KO/TKO
1:15 Round 3 of 3, 11:15 Total

Cz Viktor Pešta
12-4-0 10-1-0

Us UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson
Preliminary Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2015.10.03
Odds: +150 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 265.0 lbs (120.2 kgs) | Referee: Kerry Hatley
Cancelled Bout Anthony Hamilton UFC 192 2015.10.03
Reason: Hamilton Injury
Loss | KO/TKO | Strikes
0:48 Round 2 of 3, 5:48 Total

Us Shawn Jordan
12-3-0 17-6-0

Us UFC Fight Night 68: Boetsch vs. Henderson
Preliminary Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2015.06.06
Odds: -105 (Near Even) | Weigh-In: 264.5 lbs (120.0 kgs) | Referee: Gabe Barahona | Walkout Music: Big Tymers - Number 1 Stunna
#29 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2015
UFC Fight Night 68 Performance of the Night
Win | KO/TKO
3:18 Round 2 of 3, 8:18 Total

Za Ruan Potts
11-3-0 8-3-0

Us UFC 184: Rousey vs. Zingano
Preliminary Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2015.02.28
Odds: -700 (Huge Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $30,000 ($15K Base, $15K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 262.0 lbs (118.8 kgs) | Referee: Jerin Valel
Loss | KO/TKO
0:41 Round 1 of 3

Us Matt Mitrione
11-2-0 7-3-0

Us UFC Fight Night 50: Jacare vs. Mousasi 2
Main Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2014.09.05
Odds: -130 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 264.0 lbs (119.7 kgs) | Referee: Mario Yamasaki
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
3:30 Round 1 of 3

Br Guto Inocente
10-2-0 6-2-0

Us The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale
Main Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2014.07.06
Odds: -200 (Moderate Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $20,000 ($10K Base, $10K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 264.0 lbs (119.7 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean | Walkout Music: Big Tymers - #1 Stunna
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
4:23 Round 1 of 3

Us Jack May
9-2-0 7-0-0

Us UFC on FOX 11: Werdum vs. Browne
Preliminary Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2014.04.19
Odds: -300 (Moderate Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $16,000 ($8K Base, $8K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 256.0 lbs (116.1 kgs) | Referee: John McCarthy
Cancelled Bout Nandor Guelmino UFC UFN 27 2013.08.28
Reason: Lewis Injury
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
4:22 Round 3 of 5, 14:22 Total

Us Ricky Shivers
8-2-0 12-6-1

Us Legacy FC 18: Lewis vs. Shivers
Main Event | Title Defense | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2013.03.01
Odds: -265 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 256.0 lbs (116.1 kgs) | Referee: Jacob Montalvo
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
4:41 Round 2 of 5, 9:41 Total

Us Jared Rosholt
7-2-0 4-0-0

Us Legacy FC 13: Rosholt vs. Lewis
Main Event | Vacant Title | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2012.08.17
Odds: +400 (Heavy Underdog) Upset Victory | Weigh-In: 258.5 lbs (117.3 kgs) | Referee: Don Turnage
Win | KO/TKO | Strikes
2:37 Round 1 of 3

Us Justin Frazier
6-2-0 5-0-0

Us RFA 2: Yvel vs. Alexander
Main Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2012.03.30
Weigh-In: 260.0 lbs (117.9 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean
Cancelled Bout Justin McCully RFA 2 2012.03.30
No Contest
0:48 Round 1 of 5

Us Jeremiah Constant
6-2-0 10-7-0

Us Fight to Win: Paramount Prize Fighting
Main Event | Title Defense | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2012.01.27
Referee: Adam Martinez
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
1:28 Round 3 of 3, 7:28 Total

Us Rakim Cleveland
5-2-0 2-1-0

Us Legacy FC 9: Macaco vs Bronzoulis
Main Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2011.12.16
Odds: -185 (Slight Favorite) | Referee: Patrick Patlan
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Us Jay Peche

Us Immortal Kombat

2011.09.03
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Tony Johnson Jr.
4-1-0 5-1-0

Us Bellator 46: 2011 Summer Series 1
Preliminary Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2011.06.25
Weigh-In: 247.0 lbs (112.0 kgs)
Cancelled Bout Thiago Santos Bellator 45 2011.05.21
Reason: Santos Injury
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Us Taylor Herbert

Us IXFA Extreme Fighting

2011.02.25
Win | Submission | Armlock

Us Rakim Cleveland

Us Texas Regional

2010.11.12
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Us Ryan Martinez

Us Fight to Win

2010.07.24
Loss | Decision | Unanimous

Us Shawn Jordan

Us Louisiana Regional

2010.06.25
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Us Nick Mitchell

Us Texas Regional

2010.04.09
Amateur Results Opponent Event Date
Win | KO/TKO

Us Tim Buchanan

Us Texas Regional

2010.01.30
Loss | KO/TKO

Jay Ross

Us Texas Regional

2009.10.16

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