Junior Dos Santos Gets Big Finish Over Derrick Lewis In UFC Wichita Main Event

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UFC Fight Night Wichita has come to an end and in the main event, it was former UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior Dos Santos defeating Derrick Lewis by second round TKO.

Here are highlights from the bouts final round, via the live coverage here on Fightful:

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Round Two: The round begins with Lewis attacking Dos Santos with a high kick, Lewis starts hitting Dos Santos with some leg kicks. Lewis swings away as Dos Santos slips during a strike attempt, Dos Santos rocks Lewis with a right and he drops him with a combination. Dos Santos pounces on a downed Lewis with strikes until the referee jumps in.

Official Result: #8 Junior Dos Santos def. #3 Derrick Lewis by TKO via strikes (1:58, R2)

Dos Santos has now won three straight under the UFC banner, with the other wins coming over Blagoy Ivanov and Tai Tuivasa. Lewis has now lost his second straight in the UFC, with that other defeat coming to UFC Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier.

The UFC will reveal there revised rankings on Tuesday and one would have to imagine that the win will put Dos Santos in the top five, plus ahead of Lewis. Dos Santos is already ahead of Lewis in the Fightful MMA Rankings, as he sits at #2, while Lewis is currently ranked #7.

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