Francis Ngannou entered this fight with a pro record of 11-2-0 (100% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.2 heavyweight in the world. He fought twice last year beating Andrei Arlovski (Arlovski vs Ngannou) and Alistair Overeem (Overeem vs Ngannou) but then he lost to #1 Ufc champ Stipe Miocic in 2018 (Stipe Miocic vs Francis Ngannou).
His opponent, Derrick Lewis, has an official mma record of 19-5-0 (95% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.10 in the same weight class. He was defeated by Mark Hunt in 2018 (Derrick Lewis vs Mark Hunt) but he came back to win in 2018 with Marcin Tybura (Derrick Lewis vs Marcin Tybura). Ngannou vs Lewis is on the undercard of Stipe Miocic vs Daniel Cormier – UFC 226. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: heavyweight (265 lbs, 120 kg)
UFC 226 fight card (main fights):
Stipe Miocic vs Daniel Cormier
Francis Ngannou vs Derrick Lewis
Paul Felder vs Mike Perry
Anthony Pettis vs Michael Chiesa
Gokhan Saki vs Khalil Rountree
Uriah Hall vs Paulo Henrique Borrachinha Costa
Raphael Assuncao vs Rob Font
Ngannou’s previous fight: Stipe Miocic vs Francis Ngannou
Lewis’ previous fight: Derrick Lewis vs Marcin Tybura
Lewis’ next fight: Alexander Volkov vs Derrick Lewis
Ngannou vs Lewis Fight Video:
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