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Lewis is participating in his 26th UFC heavyweight bout, the third-most appearances in divisional history behind Andrei Arlovski (39) and Frank Mir (27).
Lewis’ 17 victories in UFC heavyweight competition are the second in division history behind Arlovski (23).
Lewis’ 13 stoppage wins in UFC heavyweight competition are tied with Mir for most in divisional history.
Lewis’ 13 knockout victories in UFC competition are the most in company history.
Lewis’ 13 knockout victories in UFC competition resulting from punches are the most in company history.
Lewis’ 13 knockout victories in UFC heavyweight competition are the most in divisional history.
Lewis’ seven knockouts from ground strikes in UFC competition are the second in company history behind Cain Velasquez (eight).
Lewis is the only fighter in history to see his first eight UFC fights end in a knockout.
Lewis’ knockout of Alexander Volkov at UFC 229 despite a significant -82 punch differential marked the biggest statistical knockout comeback in UFC history.
Lewis and Francis Ngannou combined for 31 total strikes at UFC 226, the second-smallest in a three-round UFC fight that went the distance behind Jens Pulver against Joao Roque (23) at UFC 26 in June 2000.
Lewis’ seven fight night bonuses for UFC heavyweight bouts are tied for third most in divisional history behind Stipe Miocic (nine) and Stefan Struve (eight).