TASS, 9 Aug. Russian fighter mixed style Alexey Oleinik lost to the American Derrick Lewis at UFC Fight Night 174 in Las Vegas (USA, Nevada). The pandemic coronavirus tournament is held without an audience.
Fight in the heavyweight division ended in victory for the 35-year-old American a technical knockout in the second round.
Initially it was assumed that Oleynik will hold this fight in June. However, the Russians refused and offered to play the match at a later date. The organization decided that the battle will lead the tournament in Las Vegas on August 9.
The assets of 43-year-old Oleynik now 59 wins, 14 losses and one draw. He stands in MMA since 1996. In the record of Lewis’s 24 wins and seven losses, one fight declared invalid.