UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs Oleinik Preview And UFC Vegas 5 Recap

UFC Fight Night

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By: Julio Olmo

Back on home soil, it’s a lot easier for UFC  to plug in different fights since more fighters are available locally and on short notice. It’s harder for a lot fighters to train and prepare adequately given the shape of the world now nevertheless, but it’s something we – UFC Fans, have to get used to for the foreseeable future.

Jeniffer Maia and Vicente Luque earned performers of UFC Vegas 5 – Fight Night.

Personally, I would had giving the camera guy a little extra on his paycheck. Talk about Hazards Of The Job, Wow!

Derrick Lewis will be looking to earn his third consecutive win and re-assert himself as a dangerous title threat, while Aleksei Oleinik continues to turn heads with his submissions holds and looks to crack the Top 5 list in the heavyweight divison.

Unbeaten since 2017, Omari Akhmedow looks to continue his winning streak by beating former UFC middle weight champion Chris Weidman, who is trying to climb back to the top of the mountain.

Rising lightweights Beneil Dariush and Scott Holtzman lock horns in another featured bout in UFC Vegas 6.

 

Dana White also put everyone on notice that incidents like the one between Dan Hardy and Herb Dean will absolutely not be tolerated.

“If you work for me in any capacity and you approach a referee or judge or an official, I will fire you that night on the spot. That can never happen here again…You want to criticize judges, you want to criticize referees, you didn’t agree with a decision or things like that … we love (it)….If you’re a fighter, and you put your hands on or threaten any official, you will never, ever fight here again, period.” Dana White.

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