Recently it was revealed that Derrick Lewis was dealing with a pre-fight knee injury before he faced Junior dos Santos, and now the powerful heavyweight’s undergone surgery to repair the issue.
After Lewis was taken out by dos Santos at UFC Wichita earlier this month, his coach Bob Perez reported he had called on the fighter to drop out of the fight, due to the injury. Well, more recently, Lewis shared out the images and comments below.
— Derrick Lewis (@Thebeast_ufc) March 26, 2019
Recently Lewis told MMA Junkie that he’s hoping to return to the cage before the year is up.