Top 5 heavyweight contender Derrick Lewis (No. 4) and veteran submission specialist Alexey Oleinik (No. 10) will collide for a spot in the 265-pound title chase in the approaching UFC Vegas 6 primary celebration, having area TONIGHT (Sat., Aug. 8, 2020) inside UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Winner of two straight, Lewis was previous found defeating Ilir Latifi at UFC 247 this past February in Houston, Texas. A couple of days following that bout, “Black Beast” discovered that a possibly significant wellness situation could delay his beat athletics operate. Thankfully, every little thing came again aces in the comply with-up exams, paving the way for Lewis to resume his MMA occupation.
Oleinik, meanwhile, has also received two in a row and was most recently noticed edging out previous 265-pound champion, Fabricio Werdum, by means of break up selection at UFC 249 last May perhaps. Prior to that, “Boa Constrictor” submitted Maurice Greene at UFC 246 by way of armbar.
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