Derrick Lewis Net Worth
Derrick lewis net worth is estimated to be around $3 Million, Derrick has made most of his net worth from fighting in UFC. he currently ranked 2 fighter in UFC’s heavyweight division & it is considered as top contender for the title.
Derrick “The Black Beast” Lewis is a professional mix martial artist, who is currently part of UFC heavyweight division.
According to (The Sports Daily) Derrick Lewis Career Earnings is $3,931,000. his highest payday was UFC 230 when he fought for heavyweight championship against Daniel Cormier. At UFC 230 he bagged $530,000 which includes $500,000 to show at fight & $30,000 as a fight week incentive pay.
It is interesting that Derrick Lewis (25-7 MMA, 16-5 UFC) has a win over current UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou (16-3 MMA, 11-2 UFC) that’s what making him pursuing the rematch with Francis Ngannou.
Even at the post fight press conference Dana White has told the media that jones vs ngannou is over and derrick lewis is next for title shot.
Derrick Lewis Career Earnings is big part of derrick lewis net worth
As said already his fight with Daniel Cormier was the fight when he got paid most. after that UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs Lewis was the second best night of his career in terms of money.
Lewis earned $380,000 including 155,000 to fight + $155,000 as a win bonus + $50,000 Performance of the Night + $20,000 fight week incentive pay.
UFC 226 Lewis Vs Ngannou was also one of his great achievements, where he defeated current heavyweight champ Francis Ngannou. But fight was extreamely boring both fighters were scared to touch eachother.
In this Match Lewis Made $270,000 which includes $130,000 for fighting + $130,000 as a win bonus and $10,000 as a fight week incentive pay.
He also headlined at UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs dos Santos, it was one of the best performance of his career where he stopped the veteran jr dos Santos. This win made him $205,000 which includes 140,000 to fight + $50,000 as a Fight of the Night bonus + $15,000 fight week incentive pay.
Derrick Lewis Early Life
He was born at Orleans, Louisiana and raised by his single mother & he has seven siblings, Lewis was troubled growing up and was often involved in street fighting.
Lewis started training boxing at the age of 17 and when he was preparing for his fight his gym was shut down unexpectedly.
early days he worked as a tow-truck driver However, after dominating in his first professional mixed martial arts fight, Lewis decided to focus on mixed martial arts.
In may 2010 lewis was signed to Bellator Fighting Championships when he was having the record of 4-1.
After just 2 fights with Bellator Fighting Championships, On May 2014 lewis made his way to UFC & won his debute against Jack May.
Since that day to today lewis is dominating heavyweight division with his vicious power of right hand.
Derrick Lewis Wife
April Davis is wife of heavyweight Derrick Lewis, they married on June 17, 2017 at Honolulu, Hawaii.
Early last year TMZ reported that April Davis had banned Derrick from any intimacy following his comments about UFC fighter Ronda Rousey.
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