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at
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Derrick Lewis vs Aleksei Oleinik 11:15 PM | Sat, Aug 08 2020
Sport: UFC | Star Rating: 8.0 Evaluation: Win (800)
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DL (-188) @ pinnacle

I'm backing DERRICK LEWIS on Saturday night. I really like this matchup of striker vs. grappler. Lewis will try to knock out Oleinik while Oleinik will try and submit Lewis. Considering that Cormier is the only person to ever submit him and Lewis has been a pro for a decade, the latter is going to be difficult. Lewis has scored knockouts in 18 of his 23 wins. I feel that Oleinik will be victim #19. True, at 35 years old, Lewis is no spring chicken. However, Oleinik is much older, at 43. I expect Lewis to come out with a ton of energy, his take-down defense helping to keep the fighters standing up long enough for him to record the KO. 

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