Islam Makhachev Believes He’s Ready For Title Shot Against Charles Oliveira

UFC lightweight contender, Islam Makhachev is currently in the midst of an impressive eight-fight undefeated streak. And ahead of his return this weekend at UFC 267 — believes he is ready to challenge current division champion, Charles Oliveira for gold with a victory on Saturday. Makhachev, a staple of American Kickboxing Academy in San Jose, …

Michael Chandler Believes 10-8 Round Against Charles Oliveira Warrants Future Rematch

Ahead of his upcoming UFC 268 return next weekend against former interim lightweight champion, Justin Gaethje, the #4 ranked division contender, Michael Chandler believes there is a case to be made for a rematch between himself and May opponent, reigning lightweight kingpin, Charles Oliveira — especially considering judge Sal D’Amato’s scoring of the opening round, …

Charles Oliveira Responds To Justin Gaethje: ‘We’ll See Who Quits And Loses’

Reigning UFC lightweight champion, Charles Oliveira may already be preoccupied with a lightweight title defense against former interim gold holder, Dustin Poirier at UFC 269 in December. However, he has responded to Justin Gaethje’s recent claims that he is still a “quitter“, urging him to earn a title shot and then the two will see …

Charles Oliveira Confirms UFC 269 Title Defense Against Dustin Poirier

Well, it appears both sides of the equation are a-go for UFC 269 on December 11. Reigning undisputed lightweight champion, Charles ‘Do Bronx’ Oliveira has confirmed that he will make his first attempted defense of his throne against the #1 ranked contender, former interim titleholder, Dustin ‘The Diamond’ Poirier in a headlining bout. Oliveira, who …

Dustin Poirier Has Signed His Contract To Fight Charles Oliveira At UFC 269

It appears we’ve got one signature, at least, for the proposed UFC 269 main event between Charles Oliveira and Dustin Poirier on December 11. — with the latter reportedly putting pen to paper on a deal to challenge the Brazilian for undisputed lightweight gold. In the midst of an eye-catching three-fight undefeated run since a …

Charles Oliveira Reveals He Has Yet To Sign A Contract To Face Dustin Poirier At UFC 269

Reigning undisputed UFC lightweight champion, Charles ‘Do Bronx’ Oliveira has revealed that he is yet to put pen to paper on a bout agreement to meet with former interim division titleholder, Dustin ‘The Diamond’ Poirier — ahead of a projected UFC 269 meeting at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on December 11. Last …

Justin Gaethje Believes Lightweight Title Became ‘Laughing Stock’ When Charles Oliveira, Michael Chandler Fought

Former interim UFC lightweight champion, Justin ‘The Highlight’ Gaethje certainly has something to say regarding the recent vacant lightweight title fight between Charles ‘The Bronx’ Oliveira and ‘Iron’ Michael Chander — claiming the gold lost some value when that “laughing stock” matchup took place. Gaethje, a staple of Trevor Wittman at ONX Labs, is scheduled …

Kevin Lee Open To Future Rematch With Charles Oliveira: ‘I Feel Like I Deserve That Fight’

Former interim UFC lightweight championship chaser, Kevin Lee has not shut the door firmly on a return to the 155lbs division ahead of his welterweight return this weekend at UFC Vegas 35 — insisting that he deserves a re-run with current champion, Charles Oliveira. Marking his Octagon comeback this weekend at UFC Vegas 35 against …

Dustin Poirier Believes He’s ‘Done It All In MMA’ If He Can Win Title Against Charles Oliveira

Widely expected to challenge Charles ‘Do Bronx’ Oliveira for the undisputed lightweight championship before the culmination of this year, former interim gold holder, Dustin ‘The Diamond’ Poirier aims to go one better this time around in his second opportunity at undisputed gold. And if he can stop the Brazilian, he maintains he’s likely done everything …

Tony Ferguson says Charles Oliveira was “mentally broken” in round 1

Last weekend, Tony Ferguson looked to snatch the seven fight win streak of Charles Oliveira at UFC 256. Unfortunately for ‘El Cucuy’, he lost a 30-26 decision on all judges scorecards. Ferguson has now appeared on Instagram Live to break down his fight with Oliveira, as well as address John McCarthy’s comments that he will …