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Brooks felt ‘bitter’ after Chandler’s recent win: ‘I can beat these guys’

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Rogan: I want Oliveira to fight for title more than anyone else

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“I’m more interested to see Oliveira fight for the title than anybody in that division”. Joe Rogan believes Charles Oliveira earned …read more

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Charles Oliveira says he’s ready to “move on” from Dustin Poirier fight, “The Diamond” responds

Charles Oliveira says he’s ready to “move on” from a potential fight with Dustin Poirier—and Poirier isn’t losing any sleep over that remark. Earlier this week, UFC commentator Joe Rogan …read more

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Joe Rogan Campaigns For Charles Oliveira To Fight For Lightweight Title

Joe Rogan believes Charles Oliveira should fight Dustin Poirier for a vacant lightweight title. With Khabib Nurmagomedov retired, and likely not coming back, the big question is who would fight …read more

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Joe Rogan Campaigns For Charles Oliveira To Fight For Lightweight Title

Joe Rogan believes Charles Oliveira should fight Dustin Poirier for a vacant lightweight title. With Khabib Nurmagomedov retired, and likely not coming back, the big question is who would fight …read more

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Morning Report: Joe Rogan wants to see Charles Oliveira fight for the lightweight title next

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For the last several months, the UFC lightweight title has been in a state of disarray. Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov retired from …read more

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Joe Rogan campaigns for UFC lightweight title fight between Dustin Poirier and Charles Oliveira

UFC color commentator Joe Rogan wants to see a lightweight title fight between top contenders Dustin Poirier and Charles Oliveira. The lightweight title will seemingly soon be up for grabs …read more

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Kevin Lee Targets Return Against Tony Ferguson

Kevin Lee is looking to run things back with Tony Ferguson. After Lee suffered a submission loss to Charles Oliveira at UFC Brasilia, he said he wanted to take some …read more

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Kevin Lee Targets Return Against Tony Ferguson

Kevin Lee is looking to run things back with Tony Ferguson. After Lee suffered a submission loss to Charles Oliveira at UFC Brasilia, he said he wanted to take some …read more

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Jared Gordon glad Charles Oliveira loss happened, expects to finish Danny Chavez

Jared Gordon is set for his second fight at featherweight when he takes on Danny Chavez at UFC Vegas 19. Why Gordon made the drop down to featherweight was simple. …read more

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Beneil Dariush reveals gutsy gameplan for potential Charles Oliveira fight

Beneil Dariush has revealed what he sees as his path to victory in a potential fight with fellow lightweight contender Charles Oliveira. Dariush, the UFC’s No. 9-ranked lightweight contender, is …read more

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White defends Oliveira’s decision to turn down Chandler bout

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Dana White defends Charles Oliveira’s decision to turn down a short notice fight with Michael Chandler at UFC 258. Charles …read more

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Dana White confirms Charles Oliveira vs. Michael Chandler short-notice fight offer, defends Oliveira’s decision to decline

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Charles Oliveira may have passed up on a big fight opportunity recently, but UFC President Dana White …read more

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Gaethje: ‘What the f-ck’ has Oliveira done to earn title shot?

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Justin Gaethje doesn’t think Charles Oliveira should be eligible for a title shot. What has Charles …read more

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Nate Diaz rips 'lil b*tch' Dustin Poirier for taking trilogy with Conor McGregor

Nate Diaz appears to be displeased that his callouts of Dustin Poirier and Charles Oliveira have fallen on deaf ears.
Diaz (20-12 MMA, 15-10 UFC) recently spoke out and mentioned the …read more

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Gaethje On Oliveira: ‘What The F—k Has He Done?’

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UFC lightweight contender Charles Oliveira is ranked No. 3 at 155 pounds after winning eight straight …read more

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Justin Gaethje wonders ‘what the f*ck’ has Charles Oliveira done to deserve UFC title shot

Justin Gaethje doesn’t think Charles Oliveira has a case to fight for the UFC lightweight belt next. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

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Justin Gaethje: Charles Oliveira Does Not Deserve A World Title Shot

Justin Gaethje doesn’t want to hear anything about “title shot or bust” for Charles Oliveira. With Khabib Nurmagomedov retired, fans and fighters have thrown out ideas for how the new …read more

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Justin Gaethje: Charles Oliveira Does Not Deserve A World Title Shot

Justin Gaethje doesn’t want to hear anything about “title shot or bust” for Charles Oliveira. With Khabib Nurmagomedov retired, fans and fighters have thrown out ideas for how the new …read more

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Justin Gaethje rips Charles Oliveira's UFC title-shot candidacy: 'What the f*ck has this dude done?'

Justin Gaethje has heard the chatter and knows there’s a burst of momentum favoring Charles Oliveira receiving a UFC lightweight title shot.
Oliveira has won eight fights in a row, seven …read more

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Justin Gaethje rips Charles Oliveira over his recent UFC title shot demands

Justin Gaethje doesn’t think Charles Oliveira deserves a title shot as he seems to think. After Oliveira dominated Tony Ferguson for three rounds to win a decision at UFC 256, …read more

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Beneil Dariush aims for quick return against Charles Oliveira, Michael Chandler or Tony Ferguson

UFC lightweight Beneil Dariush insists he isn’t actively hunting fight-night bonuses, despite collecting four such awards in his past five appearances. But with the names he’s looking to face next, …read more

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Gilbert Burns offers UFC title shot advice to Charles Oliveira: Improve your English skills

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns offered his best UFC title shot advice to Charles Oliveira, suggesting that he improves his English. With the welterweight title on the line, Burns takes …read more

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Charles Oliveira shuts down Nate Diaz's fight request: 'No interest, homie'

Charles Oliveira is giving Nate Diaz the old cold shoulder.
Diaz (20-12 MMA, 15-10 UFC) broke his silence this week when he revealed he’s interested in fighting in the coming months, …read more

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Charles Oliveira issues mocking response to Nate Diaz callout

UFC lightweight contender Charles Oliveira has issued a response to a recent callout from returning fan favorite Nate Diaz. Diaz has not fought since a November, 2019 loss to Jorge …read more

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Coach: Charles Oliveira Not Interested in Nate Diaz Fight

According to his coach, Charles Oliveira has no interest in fighting Nate Diaz at 165, 175, or any division at all. In an interview released yesterday, Nate Diaz discussed who …read more

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Coach: Charles Oliveira Not Interested in Nate Diaz Fight

According to his coach, Charles Oliveira has no interest in fighting Nate Diaz at 165, 175, or any division at all. In an interview released yesterday, Nate Diaz discussed who …read more

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Charles Oliveira not interested in Nate Diaz fight, says coach

UFC lightweight contender Charles Oliveira is not interested in fighting Nate Diaz, with his coach saying his goal is to fight for the belt. On the heels of an eight-fight …read more

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Nate Diaz targets fights with Dustin Poirier, Charles Oliveira for UFC return

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Nate Diaz has two names in mind for his UFC comeback. Nate Diaz is gearing up …read more

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Nate Diaz eyes fights with Dustin Poirier, Charles Oliveira at 170 pounds for UFC return

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Nate Diaz says he’s ready to return to the octagon, but there are some caveats involved.
Diaz hasn’t competed since his …read more

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Nate Diaz Calls For Dustin Poirier Or Charles Oliveira Fight At Welterweight

Nate Diaz is looking to fight at welterweight next time out and wants it to be against either Dustin Poirier or Charles Oliveira. Recently, Dana White said they are working …read more

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Nate Diaz Calls For Dustin Poirier Or Charles Oliveira Fight At Welterweight

Nate Diaz is looking to fight at welterweight next time out and wants it to be against either Dustin Poirier or Charles Oliveira. Recently, Dana White said they are working …read more

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Nate Diaz angles for Dustin Poirier or Charles Oliveira fight at welterweight

Hopefully edging closer to a UFC return, Nate Diaz has two potential opponents in mind.
Diaz (20-12 MMA, 15-10 UFC), who hasn’t competed since a third-round doctor’s stoppage loss to Jorge …read more

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Nate Diaz targets fight with Charles Oliveira—with a catch

Nate Diaz wants to fight the UFC’s No. 3-ranked lightweight contender Charles Oliveira—but he wants to fight him at 170 pounds. Diaz has not fought since November, 2019, when he …read more

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Diaz eyes Poirier or Oliveira, wants 2 fights in '21

Nate Diaz wants to fight top lightweight contenders Dustin Poirier or Charles Oliveira in the welterweight division or at 165 pounds, and also wants to fight twice in 2021 at …read more

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The Level Change Podcast 109: UFC Vegas 18, Oliveira, McGregor, Barboza

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Episode 109 discussion: UFC Vegas 18 predictions, Charles Oliveira’s coach on why they turned down fight with Chandler, …read more

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Oliveira jabs at Poirier: If you don’t want to fight me, I’ll fight someone else for the belt

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Charles Oliveira is determined that his next fight will be for the UFC lightweight title. Charles Oliveira isn’t just going …read more

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Beneil Dariush says he's over Charles Oliveira fallout, 'not trying to be a bonus machine'

LAS VEGAS – Ahead of UFC Fight Night 184, Beneil Dariush spoke to the media, including MMA Junkie, on Thursday.
Dariush (19-4-1 MMA, 13-4-1 UFC) talked about getting through his frustrations …read more

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Charles Oliveira responds after Dustin Poirier suggests Conor McGregor trilogy fight

Charles Oliveira has chimed in after Dustin Poirier opened the door to a tie-breaking trilogy fight with Conor McGregor. Poirier and McGregor have fought twice. The pair first met in …read more

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Poirier willing to ‘step back’ from title picture: I’m the uncrowned champ

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‘Uncrowned champ’ Dustin Poirier is willing to take a step back and let Charles Oliveira and Michael Chandler fight for …read more

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Charles Oliveira reportedly declines UFC 258 non-title fight with Michael Chandler

Charles Oliveira has reportedly turned down a short-notice offer to meet Michael Chandler in a non-title fight on the upcoming UFC 258 card. UFC 258 is scheduled for February 13 …read more

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Dustin Poirier suggests Charles Oliveira fights Michael Chandler for vacant lightweight title

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier suggested that Charles Oliveira and Michael Chandler fight each other for the vacant title. The race for the UFC lightweight title is high in the …read more

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Charles Oliveira hoping to fight Dustin Poirier in May or June, predicts submission win

UFC lightweight contender Charles Oliveira is hoping to fight Dustin Poirier in May or June for the title, and he is promising a submission. In the wake of Poirier’s knockout …read more

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Khabib Can’t Say He’s Better Than Oliveira

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Streaking lightweight contender Charles Oliveira doesn’t have anything negative to say about current 155-pound champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, …read more

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Charles Oliveira believes a fight with Dustin Poirier could be the recipe to entice Khabib Nurmagomedov to return

UFC lightweight Charles Oliveira believes a win over Dustin Poirier could be enough to lure Khabib Nurmagomedov out of retirement. Oliveira, who is coming off the back of a resounding …read more

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Charles Oliveira Says He, Not Michael Chandler, Should Face Dustin Poirier for UFC Title

There was likely no other fighter who was more interested in the top two fights at UFC 257 than lightweight contender Charles Oliveira. …read more

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Charles Oliveira responds to Dustin Poirier's UFC 257 post-fight praise: 'Let's do it'

Unlike some of his lightweight contender counterparts, Charles Oliveira stayed respectful following the conclusion of UFC 257.
Oliveira (30-8 MMA, 18-8 UFC), who currently rides an eight-fight winning streak, wasted no …read more

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Charles Oliveira sends a message to Dustin Poirier: “See you soon”

UFC lightweight Charles Oliveira sent a message to Dustin Poirier following his upset knockout win over Conor McGregor at UFC 257. Poirier knocked out McGregor in brutal fashion in the …read more

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Dan Hooker slams Charles Oliveira for saying he can’t make weight to fight at UFC 257: “I’ve got broomsticks thicker than that boy”

Dan Hooker slammed Charles Oliveira for saying he couldn’t make weight at UFC 257. Originally, the UFC wanted to book Michael Chandler vs. Charles Oliveira at UFC 257 but the …read more

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Hooker Scorches Oliveira For Turning Down Chandler

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president, Dana White, has gone on record to say that Charles Oliveira was …read more

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Teammate: Oliveira ‘sparks’ Khabib more than McGregor rematch

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For AKA teammate Josh Thomson, Khabib Nurmagomedov is more interested in fighting Charles Oliveira than taking a rematch with Conor …read more

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Charles Oliveira responds to praise from Khabib Nurmagomedov: “All due respect, I delivered, and I feel ready to challenge you for the gold”

Charles Oliveira responded to praise from UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, saying that he deserves to fight for the belt next. Oliveira has won eight straight fights in the UFC …read more

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Dana White announces that Khabib Nurmagomedov could return if UFC 257 lightweights, Charles Oliveira ‘can do something special’

Khabib Nurmagomedov | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

According to Dana White, Khabib Nurmagomedov hasn’t quite closed the book on his career.
Following a scheduled meeting on …read more

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White confirms Oliveira turned down fight at UFC 257 due to tough weight cut

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Dana White says Charles Oliveira turned down a quick turnaround fight against Michael Chandler at UFC 257. Michael Chandler’s UFC …read more

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Charles Oliveira turned down short-notice fight against Michael Chandler, confirms Dana White

UFC lightweight contender Charles Oliveira turned down a short-notice fight against Michael Chandler, confirmed UFC president Dana White. Oliveira is one of the hottest fights on the planet right now, …read more

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Ferguson provides update on arm injury in Oliveira bout: I’m good!

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Tony Ferguson fortunately suffered no serious damage to his arm in his lopsided decision loss to Charles Oliveira at UFC …read more

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Tony Ferguson provides update on arm following loss to Charles Oliveira: “The Doc says the arm is as good as Iron”

Tony Ferguson has provided an injury update after being caught in a nasty armbar during his unanimous decision loss to Charles Oliveira at UFC 256. The UFC’s former interim lightweight …read more

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Oliveira trying to get to Fight Island to call out McGregor-Poirier winner

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Third ranked UFC lightweight Charles Oliveira hopes to call out the winner of McGregor vs. Poirier 2. Since 2018 Charles …read more

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Oliveira Wants Title Shot, Not Steamrolled Gaethje

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight contender Charles Oliveira, who currently sits in the No. 3 spot at …read more

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Charles Oliveira needs title shot, “not Justin Gaethje,” says manager

Charles Oliveira deserves a crack at the UFC lightweight title, rather than a fight with Justin Gaethje, according to his manager Diego Lima. Oliveira is currently on an impressive, eight-fight …read more

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Charles Oliveira manager: Next fight ‘has to be for the belt’ against Dustin Poirier-Conor McGregor winner, not Justin Gaethje

Charles Oliveira went 2-0 in the UFC in 2020, defeating Kevin Lee and Tony Ferguson | Jason Da Silva-USA TODAY Sports

Charles Oliveira was confident …read more

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Charles Oliveira plans to call out winner of Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier from front-row seat at UFC 257

UFC lightweight Charles Oliveira plans on calling out the winner of Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier from a front-row seat at UFC 257. Oliveira is currently riding an eight-fight win …read more

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