Derrick Lewis has fairly a couple knockouts in the UFC … 12 to be specific, the most of any active fighter and tied for all-time with Vitor Belfort. And if you were being wanting to know which just one was his favorite? It has to be the Alexander Volkov a person. That noticed Lewis getting soundly beaten by the a lot more technical Volkov for fourteen and a half minutes just before turning factors about in the previous 30 seconds and knocking Volkov out.
“That was [my favorite], yeah,” Lewis informed Joe Rogan on the most up-to-date episode of the Joe Rogan Experience podcast. “The crowd produced it true enjoyable for the reason that of the way they reacted. And observing the a person man from Guardians of the Galaxy, observing his reaction manufactured it all worthwhile.”
“I was telling my mentor in my camp ‘I’m battling a Russian person, it would be awesome to have one of individuals Rocky style fights. And certain more than enough it was a Rocky variety fight. So insane. It finished just like a Rocky movie.”
“My supervisor at dwelling, he fainted. Lou stated he fainted, he couldn’t consider it any extra,” Lewis reported. “Everyone was so pumped about that, I listened to the law enforcement ended up called mainly because my neighbors, some followers, were being just likely so ridiculous.”
Lewis has quite a couple knockout wins coming late in the fight, which is when he feels he’s most dangerous because he can last but not least fully vacant his gasoline reserves.
“I like when my mentor suggests ‘We bought a moment remaining, we obtained 30 seconds still left,’ since then I’m like all right, I have to permit anything out,” he said. “A large amount of my fights, I finish in the last couple seconds of my fight. So I like the previous minute or last two minutes left, to actually exhibit what I’ve obtained still left to definitely show what I’ve received left in my tank.”
“I want the followers were there for the Curtis Blaydes struggle. I’m very absolutely sure they would have went nuts for that one too.”