It looks as if one of the most anticipated fan-friendly fights in recent times, has finally been made. Derrick Lewis (15-4 MMA, 6-2 UFC) and Roy Nelson (21-12 MMA, 8-8 UFC) will finally meet at UFC Fight Night 90 in Las Vegas, on July 7. The event is the first to take place during UFC International Fight Week, and will be headlined
The event is the first of three to take place during UFC International Fight Week, and will be headlined by Rafel dos Anjos defending his lightweight title against Eddie Alvarez.
Derrick Lewis is currently riding a three-fight winning streak. His most recent win was a crushing knockout victory over UFC veteran Gabriel Gonzaga at UFC Fight Night 86. Roy Nelson is 1-3 in his last four fights. His last fight was a lackluster decision victory over Jared Rosholt at UFC Fight Night 82.
Both fighters are known for knocking people out. This fight is anticipated to be on where someone is going to sleep.
The event will air exclusively on UFC Fight Pass.