Derrick Lewis is happy about getting the chance to face Daniel Cormier at UFC 230 in the main event. It is an opportunity for him to capture DC’s heavyweight title and while he is grateful he doesn’t feel he should have gotten the shot over Stipe Miocic. Cormier knocked out Stipe at UFC 226 to become the heavyweight king and unlike most champions he was not offered an immediate rematch. Lewis understands this and he opened up about it to TMZ sports.
When former UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic was dethroned by Daniel Cormier the entirety of MMA fandom thought we would get an immediate rematch. After all, Miocic held the record for most defenses with three and was on six fight run. Wrong. He certainly earned it. Stipe knocked out five big name fighters in a … Read more