Derrick Lewis, 'The Black Beast of UFC' returns inside the octagon against Ilir Latifi at UFC 247 headlined by 'Jon Jones vs Dominick Reyes'. Apart from being a hard hitter, Derrick Lewis is also known as one of the most entertaining athletes to have ever played the sport of MMA. The Black Beast has often amazed the spectators by pulling off something unusual and UFC fans love him for that. However, his post-fight interview with Joe Rogan at UFC 229 was too hilarious for the MMA fans.
Derrick Lewis and Alexander Volkov faced each other in an epic heavyweight contest at UFC 229 headlined by 'Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov’. Despite being a tough fight, The Black Beast managed to notch the victory via knockout in round number three. However, what happened afterwards grabbed more attention. Derrick Lewis decided to open up his pants after the fight and when Joe Rogan enquired him about it, the heavyweight contender said, "My ba*** were hot". No wonder, the entire T-Mobile Arena broke into laughter.
After defeating Volkov at UFC 229, Derrick Lewis faced two back to back losses against Daniel Cormier and Junior Dos Santos. However, he bounced back to win column via decision in his last fight against Blagoy Ivanov (UFC 244). Derrick Lewis needs to win his upcoming fight against Ilir Latifi (UFC 247) to get back into the heavyweight mix. No wonder, a victory will get his path cleared for the heavyweight strap after UFC 247.