Oliveira Submits Gaethje

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Oliveira Submits Gaethje, Chandler KOs Ferguson: UFC 274 Results

Charles Oliveira defeated Justin Gaethje via a first round submission, in the main event of UFC 274, on May 8. In the co-main event, Michael Chandler defeated Tony Ferguson via a head-kick knockout in the second round. Earlier in the event, Carla Esparza came out victorious in a five-round battle against Rose Namajunas. Ovince Saint Preux edged a decision victory against veteran Maricio Shogun Rua. 

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 12:02 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Charles Oliveira, Justin Gaethje, Michael Chandler, Tony Ferguson, Rose Namajunas

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Charles Oliveira and Dustin Poirier

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Dustin Poirier Vs Charles Oliveira Booked, Lightweight Title On The Line: UFC

Former interim UFC Lightweight champ Dustin Poirier will take on the current undisputed champ Charles Oliveira at UFC 269, on December 11. Poirier, who turned pro in 2009, will step into the octagon with two wins against Conor McGregor this year. The fight will be Poirier's second shot at the title, after he came short the first time against Khabib Nurmagomedov. The fight will also be Oliveira's first title defence. 

Tue, 05 Oct 2021 - 08:34 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Dustin poirier, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Conor McGregor, Charles Oliveira, UFC

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Charles Oliveira

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UFC: Oliveira Crowned As New Lightweight Champion, Beats Chandler

Charles Oliveira has claimed the UFC lightweight title with a technical knockout victory over Michael Chandler at UFC 262 on May 16. Oliveira's victory came in 19 seconds of the second round when he caught Chandler with a left-hook followed by a barrage of punches on the ground. With this win, Oliveira extended his winning streak to nine while giving Chandler his first loss in the UFC.

Sun, 16 May 2021 - 12:15 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: UFC 262, Charles Oliveira, Michael Chandler, Lightweight Champion

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Charles Oliveira (left); Michael Chandler (right).

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Khabib Retires; Chandler, Oliveira To Compete For Vacant 155-Pound Title

As the UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov officially retired, newcomer Michael Chandler is set to clash Charles Oliveira for the vacant title at UFC 262 on May 15. Chandler won the title shot after just one victory in the company following his impressive knockout victory over Dan Hooker at UFC 257 in January. Besides, his Brazilian opponent Charles Oliveira has secured a dominant win over former interim-champ Tony Ferguson.

Fri, 19 Mar 2021 - 05:39 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: UFC, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Michael Chandler, Charles Oliveira

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UFC Lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.

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UFC Prez Reveals Undefeated Russian Fighter Khabib Might Return To Ring

UFC President Dana White after meeting Khabib Nurmagomedov on January 15 revealed that the lightweight champion might step into the octagon again. Apparently, Khabib has shown willingness to return to the ring if he finds someone impressive as rival among the lightweights. "Show me something spectacular", said Khabib, as revealed by White. Reportedly, Khabib was impressed with Charles Oliveira's victory last month making him a considerable… read-more

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 10:34 AM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: MMA, UFC, Dana White, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Charles Oliveira

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