Everything You Need To Know About UFC Fight Night 218: Lewis Vs Spivak

Ring walks, channel, UK start time and full card for UFC Fight Night 218
07:00, 03 Feb 2023

A weekend without UFC action is rare these days. But fans of Octagon combat were left bereft last Saturday and Sunday when they couldn’t watch their favourite fighters throw down. But fear not, as the company returns this week with UFC Fight Night 218.

The heavyweights will descend upon Las Vegas, as all-time knockout leader Derrick Lewis looks to rebuild from back-to-back defeats. In the opposite corner will be formidable Moldovan Sergey Spivak, who is riding a two-fight winning streak. Something’s got to give at the UFC Apex, in what is sure to be an entertaining scrap.

Here’s everything you need to know about the card.

Where: UFC Apex, Paradise, Nevada

When: Saturday 4th February, (UK: 12am prelims, 3am Sunday main card)

How To Watch: BT Sport 1HD

Tale Of The Tape: 


Place Of Birth: Cypress, Texas, USA

Age: 37

Alias: ‘The Black Beast’

Record: 26-10 (1NC)

Height: 6’3” 

Reach: 79’’ 

Stance: Orthodox

Last Fight: ‘The Black Beast’ suffered a damaging 55-second TKO defeat to third-ranked Sergei Pavlovich in his last fight. It was Lewis’ second consecutive stoppage defeat.


Place Of Birth: Chisinau, Moldova

Age: 28

Alias: Polar Bear

Record: 15-3

Height: 6’3” 

Reach: 78’’ 

Stance: Orthodox 

Last Fight: Augusto Sakai was finished in the second round last time out. The win came on the heels of a first-round TKO of Greg Hardy. 

Full Fight Card: 

Main card

Derrick Lewis vs. Sergey Spivak 

Jung Da-un vs. Devin Clark 

Marcin Tybura vs. Blagoy Ivanov 

Choi Doo-ho vs. Kyle Nelson 

Yusaku Kinoshita vs. Adam Fugitt 

Preliminary card

Jeka Saragih vs. Anshul Jubli 

Lee Jeong-yeong vs. Yi Zha

Toshiomi Kazama vs. Rinya Nakamura

Choi Seung-guk vs. Park Hyun-sung

Kim Ji-yeon vs. Mandy Bohm 

Park Jun-yong vs. Denis Tiuliulin 

Tatsuro Taira vs. Jesús Santos Aguilar

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