In a wild fight with some plot twists in it, Junior dos Santos managed to emerge victorious against heavy-handed Derrick Lewis at UFC Wichita’s main event. After hurting his opponent in the first round, ‘Cigano’ managed to finish Lewis off in the second round with some precise punching, scoring yet another TKO win. On Twitter, pro fighters praised his performance.
FINALLY someone doing the smart thing after getting poked in the eye! Derrick Lewis is a real one! #UFCWichita— Aljamain Sterling (@FunkMaster_UFC) March 10, 2019
He’s the best !!! #UFCWichita wipe with herb deans shirt !!! The best !!— JIMI MANUWA (@POSTERBOYJM) March 10, 2019
Aww daddy Herb to the rescue. Here wipe your eye #UfcWichita— Tatiana Suarez (@TSPMMA115) March 10, 2019
YOOO!! That’s a big ass thigh and leg! Sheesh! Thought Lewis was playing Possum but nah, he was really hurt hurt #UFCWichita— Aljamain Sterling (@FunkMaster_UFC) March 10, 2019
Best heavyweight fight I’ve seen in a minute! Obviously impressed with Dos Santos but also Lewis’s determination, thought he was rope-a-doping when he was actually hurt, nuts!— Angela Hill (@AngieOverkill) March 10, 2019