USADA Approved Steroid Therapy For Derrick Lewis! Derrick Lewis is probably more known as a fighter who competed in one of the worst UFC fights of all time. His embarrassing showdown versus Francis Ngannou at UFC 226 looked like the fight of two frightened kids. Yet, he faces the former Bellator Heavyweight champion, Alexander Volkov, a very dangerous striker. The match is set for UFC 229 PPV (pay-per-view) event on October 6 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Derrick Lewis has earned six knockouts in last 9 fights. Some of his notable victims were Marcin Tybura, Gabriel Gonzaga, Travis Browne\u2026 But he has had a lot of problems with back injury lately.\u00a0Derrick Lewis even had to withdraw from UFC 216 match versus Fabricio Werdum\u00a0last fall. His road to the throne was under a big question mark. Black Beast had no option but to try desperate measures out. (via MMAMania.com) \u201cRight now it\u2019s going pretty good,\u201d Lewis told The MMA Hour when asked about his back. \u201cThe shots that I took, they said it should last like 10 to 12 months. It wasn\u2019t stem cells or nothing like that. It was something \u2014 they shot me like 20 times in one spot, it was some type of steroids.\u201d As well as you see, Black Beast publicly confessed he used steroids! USADA is fine with that! Lewis also stated there is no chance he would pull out from UFC 229. \u201cWe\u2019re taking it step-by-step, day-by-day. We\u2019re taking it real slow, because ain\u2019t no way I\u2019m going to pull out of this fight again,\u201d Lewis said. \u201cI\u2019ve pulled out in the past and I ain\u2019t planning on doing it for this fight here.\u201d The main event of UFC 229 is the match for UFC Lightweight belt between two old rivals, Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. What do you think, did Derrick Lewis even deserve this fight? Alexander Volkov is everything but a scary kid! Let\u2019s hope Lewis will show some skills this time!