Convinced of being a extra full blended martial arts fighter, Curtis Blaydes is hoping for a straightforward win over Derrick Lewis this weekend, in the primary occasion of UFC Vegas 15.
So it is a heavyweight conflict between Curtis Blaydes and Derrick Lewis that shall be enjoying within the UFC for this week. The two males will face off in Las Vegas, in an try to keep shut to the title, now held by Stipe Miocic, who is anticipated to battle Francis Ngannou within the first quarter of 2021.
Blaydes (14-2-1 NC) is on 4 wins in a row, in opposition to Justin Willis, Shamil Abdurakhimov, Junior Dos Santos, and the Russian large Alexander Volkov. At 29, the American is likely one of the finest contenders, having misplaced solely in opposition to Ngannou (twice) in his profession. But he is going to have a harmful check to go this Saturday, taking up a Lewis, who maybe presents the identical argument for energy as ‘The Predator’, and which he has to this point been unable to thwart. However, Blaydes believes that will not be sufficient to beat him.
In an interview for Combate, he explains why:
” I hope to win. I hope to be able to insure my takedowns. I hope I can send some hard nudges. He’s got nothing but a straight and a jumped knee. I have the footwork, the wrestling, the striking. I have several paths to victory, he has only one. I know it is predictable. He only has one punch, almost like Ngannou, but without the extension. “
The American additionally warned that he won’t change his type, which is commonly criticized by the extraordinary fan, primarily targeted on management in wrestling. He does not need to take any dangers and simply guarantee his victory.
“If you try this, for those who search that end, you expose your self to errors. This is the way you lose. Even although the battle is boring, I will not lose my place, so long as I win. “