2016 MMA fight – Roy Nelson vs Derrick Lewis – fight Video UFC FN 90

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-07-07, good start but the rest of the fight was not so exciting: Derrick Lewis vs Roy Nelson gets two stars.

The black belt in Bjj and former Tuf Hw tournament winner Roy Nelson entered this fight with a pro mma record of 21-12-0 (86% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.14 heavyweight in the world but he lost three out of his last four bouts. In his last two, he was defeated by Josh Barnett in 2015 (=Barnett vs Nelson) but he came back to win against Jared Rosholt in 2016 (=Nelson vs Rosholt).
His opponent, Derrick Lewis, has a record of 15-4-0 (100% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.16 in the same weight class. He also lost once in 2015, against Shawn Jordan, but then he has won three consecutive fights beating Gabriel Gonzaga in his last one (=Lewis vs Gonzaga). Nelson vs Lewis is on the undercard of Rafael dos Anjos vs Eddie Alvarez – UFC Fight Night 90. Watch the video and rate this fight!


Event: UFC Fight Night 90: dos Anjos vs Alvarez

Date: 2016-07-07

Where: MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Division: heavyweight (265 lbs, 120 kg)

Result: Click here to show the fight’s result
Derrick Lewis def. Roy Nelson (split decision, 29-28, 28-29, 29-28)


UFC Fight Night 90 fight card (main card):
Rafael dos Anjos vs Eddie Alvarez
Roy Nelson vs Derrick Lewis
Belal Muhammad vs Alan Jouban
Joseph Duffy vs Mitch Clarke

Nelson’s previous fight: Roy Nelson vs Jared Rosholt

Lewis’ previous fight: Derrick Lewis vs Gabriel Gonzaga

Nelson’s next fight: Roy Nelson vs Antonio Bigfoot Silva

Lewis’ next fight: Derrick Lewis vs Shamil Abdurakhimov


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