Derrick Lewis vs Rodrigo Nascimento to Lead UFC on ESPN 56 in St. Louis

Oh boy, St. Louis is gearing up for a showdown. Top 15 heavyweights are ready to throw down. And guess what? It’s gonna be a blast. @TheBeast_UFC is squaring off against @ZeColmeiiia. Yep, you heard it right. This clash is the main dish at #UFCStLouis. Check out the action [here]( Mark your calendars, folks – March 30, 2024, is the date.

Now, let’s dive into something juicy. Derrick Lewis versus Rodrigo Nascimento. This heavyweight clash is not just any fight; it’s the headline of UFC on ESPN 56. The anticipation? Palpable.

So, where’s this epic battle happening? None other than the Enterprise Center in St. Louis. When? May 11. And guess what? You can catch the main card on ESPN and ESPN+ at 7 p.m. ET. Don’t wanna miss the prelims? They kick off at 4 p.m. ET.

Now, onto “The Black Beast” – Derrick Lewis. This guy’s a knockout king in the UFC, with 14 under his belt. But, it’s not all sunshine and rainbows. He’s hit a rough patch, losing four of his last five fights. His most recent battle? A tough loss to Jailton Almeida last November. But remember, he’s still got that lightning-fast KO of Marcos Rogerio de Lima in his back pocket.

Rodrigo Nascimento, on the other hand, is on a roll. With a 4-1 record in the UFC, this Dana White’s Contender Series alum is on a three-fight winning streak. He’s got wins over Tanner Boser, Ilir Latifi, and Don’Tale Mayes. Impressive, right?

So, there you have it. A heavyweight clash that’s sure to keep you on the edge of your seat. St. Louis, May 11. Be there or be square.

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