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UFC 256 poster released: Tony Ferguson vs. Charles Oliveira and a historic title-fight turnaround

The UFC puts on its 11th and final pay-per-view of the year on Dec. 12 with UFC 256.
The event is headlined by a flyweight title fight between Deiveson Figueiredo (20-1 …read more

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Charles Oliveira on fighting Tony Ferguson at UFC 256: “ It will be eight finishes in a row”

UFC lightweight contender Charles Oliveira believes that he will make it eight finishes in a row when he fights Tony Ferguson at UFC 256. After much speculation over who both …read more

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Oliveira says winner of Ferguson fight is ‘the next title contender’

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“It’s very clear: Whoever wins this fight is the next title contender.” Dark horse Charles Oliveira is on a seven-fight …read more

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Posted on December 2, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Next Lightweight Title Contender?

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Often thought of as the odd man out in the top heavy Lightweight division, Charles Oliveira has …read more

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UFC real or not: Kayla Harrison vs. Amanda Nunes will happen? Charles Oliveira's big shot

ESPN’s MMA experts discuss the future for Harrison, who won her 145-pound debut, and Oliveira, who faces Tony Ferguson at UFC 256. …read more

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UFC odds: Ferguson opens as betting favorite over Oliveira

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Check out the betting odds for the UFC 256 co-main event, where Tony Ferguson is favored over Charles Oliveira. On …read more

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Charles Oliveira plans to “shock the world” in war with Tony Ferguson at UFC 256

UFC lightweight contender Charles Oliveira says he plans to “shock the world” in a war with Tony Ferguson at UFC 256. Oliveira is currently ranked No. 6 in the UFC …read more

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Ferguson Opens As Slight Betting Favorite Against Oliveira

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The odds for the upcoming Lightweight bout between Tony Ferguson and Charles Oliveira — which is set to go …read more

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Tony Ferguson a slight favorite over Charles Oliveira in early odds, but ‘Do Bronx’ already getting heavy bets

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At UFC 256 in December, former interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson looks to bounce back from his first loss in eight years …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs. Charles Oliveira in the Works for UFC 256 on Dec. 12

A pivotal lightweight clash is in the works for UFC 256, as Tony Ferguson and Charles Oliveira are expected to square off on Dec. 12. …read more

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Opening odds released for Charles Oliveira vs. Tony Ferguson

The opening odds have been released for December’s highly anticipated lightweight scrap between Charles Oliveira and Tony Ferguson. Late yesterday evening, ESPN’s Brett Okamoto revealed on Twitter that a lightweight …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs Charles Oliveira In The Works For UFC 256

The UFC is in the process of finalizing a fight between Tony Ferguson and Charles Oliveira for UFC 256 on December 12th. News of the bout was first reported by …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs Charles Oliveira In The Works For UFC 256

The UFC is in the process of finalizing a fight between Tony Ferguson and Charles Oliveira for UFC 256 on December 12th. News of the bout was first reported by …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs. Charles Oliveira in the works for UFC 256

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A lightweight matchup with fireworks written all over it is currently in the works for UFC 256 with former interim champion …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs. Charles Oliveira on tap for UFC 256

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Reserve at least $50,000 in bonus money for this banger of a fight. A huge lightweight fight is nearly a …read more

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Breaking! Tony Ferguson set to return on December 12 against surging contender Charles Oliveira

Former UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson has been granted his wish to compete on December’s UFC 256 pay-per-view event. The exciting news comes from ESPN’s Brett Okamoto who revealed …read more

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Tony Ferguson booked to fight Charles Oliveira at UFC 256

Tony Ferguson has been granted his wish to fight once more before the end of the year.
Ferguson (25-4 MMA, 15-2 UFC), a former interim UFC lightweight champion, will meet Charles …read more

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Belal Muhammad calls for eight man UFC lightweight tournament including Rafael dos Anjos vs. Charles Oliveira

UFC welterweight Belal Muhammad has called for an eight-man UFC lightweight tournament including Rafael dos Anjos vs. Charles Oliveira. The UFC lightweight division is in flux right now with UFC …read more

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Beneil Dariush hoping the UFC can match him up with Charles Oliveira again

Lightweight contender Beneil Dariush is hoping that the UFC matchmakers can match him up with fellow submission ace Charles Oliveira again. Dariush was supposed to fight Oliveira at the UFC …read more

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Beneil Dariush wants Charles Oliveira fight rebooked: 'It's the fight that makes the most sense'

Beneil Dariush hopes he hasn’t lost out on the opportunity to move up the ultra competitive lightweight rankings.
Dariush (19-4-1 MMA, 13-4-1 UFC) was scheduled to meet Charles Oliveira on Oct. …read more

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Charles Oliveira Suggests Lightweight Grand Prix to Decide New Champion

Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight contender Charles Oliveira wants to go old school to determine a new champ in his division. …read more

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Charles Oliveira believes he should get title shot: ‘This is my moment’

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Charles Oliveira believes he should be the one fighting for the vacant UFC lightweight title. Charles Oliveira could very much be the dark horse …read more

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Charles Oliveira calls for UFC lightweight title shot: “I am ready”

UFC lightweight contender Charles Oliveira is calling for a title shot in the wake of Khabib Nurmagomedov’s retirement, saying he is “ready.” Oliveira is currently the No. 6 ranked lightweight …read more

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Charles Oliveira says he deserves inclusion in UFC lightweight title conversation

With the UFC lightweight belt now vacant, Charles Oliveira wants his name included title conversation.
UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov announced his retirement after submitting Justin Gaethje in the second round …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 38's Gillian Robertson wants to break Charles Oliveira's submission record

ABU DHABI – Gillian Robertson spoke to the media ahead of her fight with Poliana Botelho at UFC on ESPN+ 38.
Robertson (8-4 MMA, 5-2 UFC) discussed her women’s flyweight bout …read more

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