The UFC Vegas 19 had one of the best knockouts of the year, the one that came thanks to Derrick Lewis and its power. «The beast»Knocked out in the second round Curtis blaydes, who was literally hard on the octagon canvas. Of course, this caught everyone’s attention, since whoever lost arrived as a favorite at this crossing. Now, the winner asks for a clue to a shot at the Heavyweight title.
In the first round, Blaydes He had already thrown 24 major punches, while he only did it three times. As expected, in the second exactly the same thing happened, until Lewis appeared with a tremendous right uppercut, leaving him completely hard Curtis. As if that weren’t enough, on the mat, he hit him two more times. A) Yes, Derrick He is now the top knockout of the UFC Heavyweights, with 12.
After the contest, Lewis He said, ‘It took me a while to wake up. In the first round I was not well. I heard Jon Jones was coming to this division. I would not mind that fight, although if they let me choose I prefer Miocic. That was the only punch I was waiting for the entire fight. I knew he was coming in. That is all I was waiting for. I wasn’t worried about throwing a one-two, a jab or something like that.
“At the end of the first round, I thought, ‘He’s wrong, he’s wrong.’ That’s what I was saying in my head. I was like, ‘okay, keep playing that game.’ That’s what I was telling myself. It will be great to fight him (Alistair Overeem), because he is a supposed legend. It would be great to fight someone like that. We have been trying to fight him for years, and he has already rejected the fight four times. Derrick.
UFC Vegas 19 Results
Curtis blaydes vs. Derrick Lewis (victory by KO / TKO in the second round).
Katlen Vieira vs. Yana Kunitskaya (decision win).
Charles Sosa vs. Darrik Minner (decision win).
Aleksei Oleinik vs. Chris Daukaus (victory by KO / TKO in the first round).
Phillip Hawes (decision win) vs. Nassourdine Imanov.
Andrei Arlovski vs. Tom Aspinall (second round submission win).
Jared Gordon (decision win) vs. Danny Chavez.
Eddie Wineland vs. John Castaneda (victory by KO / TKO in the first round).
Nate Landwehr vs. Julian Erosa (victory by KO / TKO in the first round).
Shana Dobson vs. Casey O’Neill (victory by KO / TKO in the second round).
Aiemann Zahabi (victory by KO / TKO in the first round) vs. Drako Rodríguez.
Sergei Spivac (victory by KO / TKO in the second round) vs. Jared Vanderaa.
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