This Saturday, August 8, the action returned to the United States, with the UFC Apex of Las Vegas 6, event with a huge expectation created. Thus, the Americans will receive the second show in the same week, which will have several important names in the world of MMA. They are sure to star in several exciting matches. With several fights taking place this weekend, the middleweight division being the show between Derrick Lewis vs Aleksei Oleinik the star of the day. Also, there are five fighters to keep track of.
The first round went to the American, who spent more than three years in prison for street fighting and misconduct. Long ago he violated his probation and really proved not to get along with the law. Now, after also playing American football, he succeeds in UFC and make it clear that this is your comfort zone. That being the case, at the beginning of the second round he came out with everything and finished with the job. Shot down Oleinik with an accurate blow and finally he turned off the lights to take the victory.
“It feels great to have so many knockouts in heavyweight history of UFC. Having survived the key he made me, which I actually don’t know what he was doing, I’m even happier. I’m always at 245 pounds and I want to drop down to 215 pounds. Now I am focused on trying to lose my weight and enjoying my children. I have three and I want to be with them and my family ”, the American began, who was very good.
To close with the words of the one who was victorious, Derrik lewis He said: “I thank you all for your usual support. I really send a huge hug to each and every one of them. I can’t wait to be inside the Octagon again. Anyway, like I said, I am focused on losing weight and being where I want to be. I feel most comfortable at 215 pounds and that’s where I prefer to stay. Now I will do my best to get there and hopefully soon.
Derrick Lewis (265 pounds) (2nd round knockout winner) vs. Aleksei Oleinik (227 pounds).
Omari Akhmedov (185.5 pounds) vs. Chris Weidman (186 pounds) (Unanimous decision winner).
Maki Pitolo (185.5 pounds) vs. Darren Stewart (186 pounds) (First round submission winner).
Yana Kunitskaya (135.5 pounds) (Winner by unanimous decision) vs. Julija Storialenko (136 pounds).
Beneil Dariush (158 pounds) (First round knockout winner) vs. Scott Holtzman (156 pounds).
Tim Means (172.5 pounds) (Unanimous decision winner) vs. Laureano Staropoli (174.5 pounds).
Kevin Holland (183.5 pounds) (Third round knockout winner) vs. Joaquin Buckley (185 pounds).
Nasrat Haqparast (156 pounds) (Winner by unanimous decision) vs. Alex Muñoz (156 pounds).
Andrew Sanchez (185.5 pounds) (First-round knockout winner) vs. Wellington Turman (185.5 pounds).
Justin Jaynes (146 pounds) vs. Gavin Tucker (146 pounds). (Winner by submission in the third round).
Peter Barrett (145.5 pounds) vs. Youssef Zalal (146 pounds). (Winner by unanimous decision).
Ali Alqaisi (136 pounds) vs. Irwin Rivera (136 pounds) (Split decision winner).