The night of UFC Vegas 68 was one for the history books. In the main event, Serghei Spivac took on one-time heavyweight title challenger Derrick Lewis in a fight that had the world of MMA buzzing. What happened next was nothing short of spectacular.
Spivac dominated the fight from start to finish, outclassing Lewis in every aspect. He was able to take Lewis down and eventually lock in an arm-triangle submission in the first round, earning the win at the 3:05 mark. This win was Spivac’s biggest to date and it put him on the map as a potential contender for the currently vacant heavyweight title.
The fight had the MMA world talking, with fighters such as Damien Brown, Terrance McKinney, and Alan Jouban taking to social media to share their thoughts. Brown commented that it was “over quickly” and that Spivac looked “unreal”. McKinney joked that he stayed up until 3am for the fight and felt he deserved a performance bonus. Jouban remarked that the fight was very competitive, but he felt Clark won every round by a slight margin.
The fight between Spivac and Lewis was an exciting one and it showed just how far Spivac has come as a fighter. He is now a legitimate contender for the heavyweight title and is sure to be a force to be reckoned with in the future.