Who is UFC Star Derrick Lewis's Wife? Facts About his Married Life
Here are all the details related to the wife and married life of the UFC star Derrick Lewis.
Derrick James Lewis is an American professional martial artist, recognized from his involvement as a fighter in the Heavyweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Starting as a professional fighter from 2010, Lewis was also the heavyweight champion in Bellator MMA and Legacy FC.
Derrick Lewis is a fighter in the Heavyweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship(UFC).
Derrick Lewis, in his UFC career to date, holds wins over some prominent names in the game like Alexander Volkov, Francis Ngannou, Travis Browne, Gabriel Gonzaga, and Roy Nelson. Derrick Lewis is ranked in the 6th position in the UFC Heavyweight rankings as of January 27, 2020.
Most of you might want to learn more than the statistics of fights that the UFC star is involved in throughout the years; you must be curious to know about his personal life. Is Derrick Lewis married? If he is married, then who is his wife? Do he and his wife share children? Keep on reading the article if you want to find out about the wife and married life of Derrick Lewis. While you're here, also check out his weight loss techniques.
Is Derrick Lewis Married?
Derrick Lewis is married to his longtime girlfriend turned wife, April Davis. The UFC fighter keeps his married life very private to himself, so very little information is available regarding his wife April. It is, however, true that they dated for a long time before they got married.
Derrick Lewis is married to his longtime girlfriend turned wife April Davis.
Derrick told in an interview with the UFC that his wife is a part of the reason why he was able to become successful at present.
I'm very proud of myself. There used to be times when I couldn't get right out of these troubles and got off track, but I believe I met the right woman to help me push through my path and keep me focused at all times.
The couple first met through one of Derrick's cousins. His Cousin Kendrick introduced April to Derrick. They initially interacted on the phone. Then they started dating, and the duo got married on June 17, 2017, in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Here is a video clip of the interview.
Fight Night Auckland: Derrick Lewis: Family First
Well, the longtime sweethearts live a happy life together with their two sons and one daughter.
Derrick Lewis Career Achievements
In the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), Derrick won the Performance of the Night three times against Gabriel Gonzaga, Marcin Tybura, and Alexander Volkov. He also achieved Fight of the Night thrice vs. Travis Browne, Mark Hunt, and Junior dos Santos. Derrick holds the record of most knockouts in UFC Heavyweight history (10 knockouts) along with the fellow fighters Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos.
Derrick Lewis holds the record of most knockouts in UFC Heavyweight history (10) with Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos.
The multimillionaire fighter earned the Legacy FC Heavyweight Championship once during his time at Legacy Fighting Championship.