Derrick Lewis says he’s fighting Francis Ngannou next, will win in ‘first exchange’ | ESPN MMA

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Derrick Lewis joins Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show to discuss the latest developments with the UFC heavyweight title.
0:00 Ariel asks why Derrick changed his number again and they joke about Helwani’s bookshelf.
1:30 If he’s fighting Francis Ngannou next instead of Jon Jones.
2:50 His thoughts on Jones’ pay dispute with the UFC.
5:37 Lewis says they’re waiting on Ngannou to decide on the date of the fight.
9:10 Looking back at his win vs. Curtis Blaydes.
11:53 On why a potential Ngannou rematch will be more entertaining than their first bout.
15:40 What winning the title would mean.
19:24 His prediction for the fight.
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Michael Card
Michael Card 7 ժամ առաջ
Need to layoff them chicken buckets
Michael Card
Michael Card 7 ժամ առաջ
He might be more real than Nadte Diaz who BTW chops Areil down constantly too
Michael Card
Michael Card 7 ժամ առաջ
I love Derrick,Pay Derrick at least 5million$
Tha Soloist
Tha Soloist 10 ժամ առաջ
Francis isn’t gonna lose anytime soon
Brandin Lawson
Brandin Lawson 10 ժամ առաջ
their first fight was beyond embarrassing what 10-15 strikes thrown total
Byron Walker
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great ness
great ness Օր առաջ
You get paid on what eyes you bring
Tawanda's Corner
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"Don't be a stranger"..... "I am" 😂 I am so stealing that line.
skrib skrab
skrib skrab Օր առաջ
"put nuketown" lmaoo
This guy has ZERO class and even less intelligence...
Dales Fails: Saga of a Sus Lord
Dales Fails: Saga of a Sus Lord 2 օր առաջ
I like this guy, but I hate when he ko’s someone and lays on the ground staring at them and doing his snake routine. I’d like to see Francis sleep him.
Ray Webb
Ray Webb 2 օր առաջ
Gonna be another snooze fest.
Anthony 2 օր առաջ
It's not fear, just doubt and insecurity
Pure Mature
Pure Mature 3 օր առաջ
and first exchange gonna happen in 6th round
Saint 12
Saint 12 3 օր առաջ
Let’s go Htown
Saint 12
Saint 12 3 օր առաջ
When Htown calls out Conor it’s the funniest thing ever... he acts serious 🤣🤣🤣
Isa ac
Isa ac 3 օր առաջ
francis had too much weight on stipe and he thinks the better fighter won. derrick is gonna put him to sleep and add to his ko record. derrick has more skill and power without being all jacked and flailing his arms.
Pablo Singh
Pablo Singh 3 օր առաջ
Dana not thankfull enough for Jon Jones and gsp
Pablo Singh
Pablo Singh 3 օր առաջ
Francis scared of Lewis he froze up like t wood
Scott T
Scott T 4 օր առաջ
Derrick is the most boring interesting fighter the UFC has
cir bar
cir bar 4 օր առաջ
I sure hope its not 200k I hope its more like 2 million
Johnathan Mumm
Johnathan Mumm 4 օր առաջ
Derrick Lewis about to bring the belt back to the US 🇺🇸
Full of Mischief
Full of Mischief 4 օր առաջ
I got the Black Beast in this one. He's an awkward fighter and he has a unique skill for deception. Seems tired, then nope he throws a head rattling combo. Looks hurt? Then snaps a head kick. Dude will be the man to KO Francis. Calling it
screenPhiles 4 օր առաջ
It's funny that Lewis called Helwani on his background (I thought it was a bit off myself).
Chris Jacob
Chris Jacob 5 օր առաջ
Derrick has shoes in the dryer
Chris Jacob
Chris Jacob 5 օր առաջ
It’s a real bookshelf
David Lopez
David Lopez 5 օր առաջ
One of the realest eva in the sport, how can you ever hate this man?
Gino Valentino
Gino Valentino 5 օր առաջ
Greatest person in MMA.
spiros botos
spiros botos 5 օր առաջ
I'm black beast over everybody
jimmytheclean 6 օր առաջ
Derrick, I think you deserve a million bucks for the Ngannou fight. Not because he's scary but cause that's at least what you're worth in this contest. I hope you earn at least a mill from this fight, win or lose.
Justin Maxfield
Justin Maxfield 6 օր առաջ
Francis will hurt this guy,but I like him regardless
Derrick "I don't care" Lewis
Thrill of Battle
Thrill of Battle 6 օր առաջ
Bella Sayer
Bella Sayer 6 օր առաջ
most chilled guy ever its like he literally cant lie!
Jarl Varg
Jarl Varg 6 օր առաջ
Lewis is a good man
Plumber Mike
Plumber Mike 7 օր առաջ
Lewis is the best I hope he gets to the top says facts no garbage only fists and facts
guy gabrieli
guy gabrieli 7 օր առաջ
22:51 , well this didn't age well
Nathan 7 օր առաջ
Gunna be a repeat of the last fight . 6 punches in total and dancing around the ring for 3 mins at a time
Damo Pryor
Damo Pryor 8 օր առաջ
Cant wait for nuketown
Daniel Maldonado
Daniel Maldonado 8 օր առաջ
That last ko was all time viscous
charles barboza
charles barboza 8 օր առաջ
I love this dude he’s really himself.
Jacob Buley
Jacob Buley 8 օր առաջ
It doesn’t work because we don’t care either way who wins or loses. It’s dumb if Floyd gets fluke Ko’ed and it’s dumb if he easily wins.
Trevor Price
Trevor Price 8 օր առաջ
Ariel has been journaling the ufc for so long, he deserves his place and credit
Bman 25
Bman 25 8 օր առաջ
derrick lewis has the best chance to beat nanganu than any other opponent
World Observe
World Observe 8 օր առաջ
Derrick you're the man.. a great fighter.. but it was nice knowing you
Ikki1991Firebird 8 օր առաջ
Basically, he doesn't care...
maxwell ebikeme
maxwell ebikeme 8 օր առաջ
Nigeria is right here. Shout out to the black beast!! Shout out to Francis N'Gannou
Abc Bcd
Abc Bcd 8 օր առաջ
Derrick Lewis is hilarious
Jake Richmond
Jake Richmond 8 օր առաջ
At least this black won’t market how black and African he is even though he tried his damndest to leave Africa. Lewis is American and a badass. I want him to win and stop all this foolishness.
Elijah Whitaker
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Areail just so smackable
Jus Mark
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“I’m not even gon raise my foot”😂😂 DL that dude lol
A Ahmed
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Imagine if Derek actually trained with discipline day in and day out like others...
Michael Angelo
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Manz said I don’t care for 23 minutes
Zante Kourtis
Zante Kourtis 9 օր առաջ
Looking like edp in that thumbnail
Dave Campbell
Dave Campbell 9 օր առաջ
I'm sorry but as entertaining as this fight might be, Derrick Lewis is no John Jones.
Monsterbaby's Channel
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I love Lewis but Ngannou is gonna KO him in the 1rst.
Darth Spock
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Their first fight was the most boring fight of all time
Can't handle an Opinion?
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Ariel is such a douche he always has to try and spin things as if they are malicious and controversial.
Connor Roberts
Connor Roberts 9 օր առաջ
i feel like this fight is just to put jones under pressure to sign the line, i doubt it ever really happens
OC ANGLER 9 օր առաջ
Nuke town from cod I’m so dead rn
MichaelCaneNBA 10 օր առաջ
LOL Derrick doesn't spar? Good luck in the fight Derrick! LOL
Justin Kovach
Justin Kovach 10 օր առաջ
Derrick looking like he's ready to fight. Dana had said be ready for the call. He looks slimmer.🤔 Another thing. UFC 265 is August 7th. Same card as Nunes vs Pena for the BW title.
Nick Z
Nick Z 10 օր առաջ
Hahaha Nuketown. I love the way he told him his background was working for him.
james cameron
james cameron 10 օր առաջ
I can't wait to see Lewis KO encoonou. Francis is going to think he's back in his village in Cameroon when he wakes up.
chris kee
chris kee 10 օր առաջ
Derrick "I dont care about any of these guys , Its always personal in the same sentence " Lewis
Shield Gaming
Shield Gaming 10 օր առաջ
Derrick is so cool is almost unreal :D
millionaire mindset
millionaire mindset 10 օր առաջ
lewis deserve a title shot fasure
Msizi Nkosi
Msizi Nkosi 10 օր առաջ
Guys help me out here, what is NukeTown ?
Tyler Vollet
Tyler Vollet 10 օր առաջ
If Derek and John were to scrap that lead up would have some funny banter I feel
Joey Rosenberger
Joey Rosenberger 10 օր առաջ
I really like derrick lewis. Hope he's champ one day
Smiley Boy
Smiley Boy 11 օր առաջ
Derrick Lewis is the champion that the world needs right now.
Jeremy 11 օր առաջ
Man ariel is unbearable. I tried to watch this a few times, gave up
A Pineapple
A Pineapple 11 օր առաջ
Ariel "i have never and i would never ask that type of question" Helwani
Jason W
Jason W 11 օր առաջ
"muh ballz wuz hott"
floss 2 da 951
floss 2 da 951 11 օր առաջ
I kind of want to see this fight more than a Jon Jones fight
Ludah Wolf
Ludah Wolf 11 օր առաջ
Derek "the music start playing" Lewis. Lol
Domanic Burnett
Domanic Burnett 11 օր առաջ
This is what you call a real n***** he not worried about who get what said what just keep me in the mix and lemme know if I’m pulling up
mr g
mr g 11 օր առաջ
derrecks a true 1 punch ko artist nganou swarms people
brady moore
brady moore 11 օր առաջ
"3:46 you woulda been down right?" Lmao derrick would knock a dude out in walmart quick for much less let alone for a belt what kinda question was that ariel
Aaron Erickson
Aaron Erickson 12 օր առաջ
One of the good ones. Derrick, not Ariel.
Antone Cruz
Antone Cruz 12 օր առաջ
Nervous Derrick Lewis is more scary than Motivated Conor McGregor
mystickyonyourface 12 օր առաջ
He asked for way too little an amount.. couldve pulled 2 mil easy. Someone needs to help him or manage him better
Bobby Smith
Bobby Smith 12 օր առաջ
Lewis & Ngannou #1 was the most boring fight ever. #2 is over rated, over hyped & over before it starts. Both fighters were scaried to death in first match. Neither should have been paid for their lazy bullsh_t performance. Lewis does not deserve a Title shot! Lewis cant beat the elite. DC proved lewis had novus wrestling skills at best & manhandled him easily.
shackleford duh
shackleford duh 12 օր առաջ
Ariel trying to be fcking psychiatrist right now!!! Ask some relevant sht geez, this mma talk fool
Child of Jesus
Child of Jesus 12 օր առաջ
Derrick can’t fight, all he does is throw kicks
wheelmanstan 12 օր առաջ
man, i'd love for derrick to win, then he could fight stipe, the winner=worlds most dangerous man ever belt
Alan Stillings
Alan Stillings 12 օր առաջ
He's too stiff. Yeah he has knockout power, but Ngannou is quick!
Vince 12 օր առաջ
Derrick Lewis is my guy, I think he’s ngannou’s biggest threat right now
RebornThroughHate 12 օր առաջ
Derrick moves too slowly and won't be able to get out of the way of an incoming Ngannou bomb. I predict a round 1 knockout.
darkneji190 12 օր առաջ
If Jon wants big money just go to boxing call out someone that’s big in boxing and fight the man
MrMoooCow4 12 օր առաջ
"No leg kicks. I'm not even gonna pick up my foot, I'ma drag my foot."
Akicita 12 օր առաջ
I love watching this guy fight. He wants to bang. I don't care if he loses. Forget records. Bangin in the ring feels like gladiator type energy.
GameBred Duramax
GameBred Duramax 12 օր առաջ
Straight Brawler, Dude don’t train and spar like everyone else. Never know who you gonna run into on the streets of Texas
Jay Goodman
Jay Goodman 12 օր առաջ
Couple new young heavyweights creeping up the ranks🤔
HICKMYSTER10123 12 օր առաջ
Am I the only one who thinks Derrick is a bigger ppv draw than Jones now. No way Dana pays Jones 30 million lol.
Red Matthews
Red Matthews 12 օր առաջ
Lewis is such a likable guy in all the interviews I've seen.
daniel ribeiro
daniel ribeiro 8 օր առաջ
lewis one of the most likeable - ariel one of the most unlikeable
Don Blanco
Don Blanco 12 օր առաջ
Ariel is a mark.
Milos Mar
Milos Mar 13 օր առաջ
I see what he did there. Luke Thomas has a real book shelf
Tony Torres
Tony Torres 13 օր առաջ
I’m a big fan of Derrick, I hope he can be a Champion
Ivan Ruhinda
Ivan Ruhinda 13 օր առաջ
Derrick Lewis is hilarious! 😂
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derrick lewis being derrick lewis for 16 minutes straight
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