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Justin Gaethje not sold on UFC champ Charles Oliveira yet: ‘He’s a quitter’

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Justin Gaethje will be an interested observer when UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira and Dustin Poirier finally meet on Dec. …read more

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‘I’m not an anti-vaxxer’ - Chandler explains why he might not ‘ever get the vaccine’

Michael Chandler prepares to face Charles Oliveira at UFC 262. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Michael Chandler addresses his much-questioned stance on the COVID-19 …read more

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'Never give up!' Charles Oliveira offers advice to Darren Till after Derek Brunson loss

UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira can relate to Darren Till’s recent skid.
Till (18-4-1 MMA, 6-4-1 UFC) dropped his second straight bout and fourth in five fights when he was submitted …read more

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Charles Oliveira Predicts Gaethje/Chandler & Makhachev/Dos Anjos

UFC champion Charles Oliveira gives his predictions on some pivotal lightweight matchups.  The UFC’s lightweight division remains one of the premier divisions in the sport. With so many talented athletes …read more

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Oliveira Rebukes Gaethje — ‘Win Your Fights’

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No. 2-ranked lightweight contender Justin Gaethje recently admitted to having no respect for division champion Charles Oliveira, insisting the 155-pound …read more

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Charles Oliveira claps back after Justin Gaethje suggests the lightweight division became a “laughing stock” at UFC 262

UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira has hit back at Justin Gaethje for claiming his title win made the division a “laughing stock” earlier this year. While Oliveira may have won …read more

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Charles Oliveira sends Darren Till a motivational message following tough loss at UFC Vegas 36: “If you need our support, lets train together”

UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira sent Darren Till a motivational message following his tough loss to Derek Brunson at UFC Vegas 36. Till lost via third-round submission to Brunson in …read more

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Darren Till posts photos of champs Michael Bisping, Charles Oliveira after UFC Vegas 36 loss

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Darren Till may be caught in a rough chapter of his career, but he’s not giving up on his dream …read more

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Charles Oliveira confident he will submit Dustin Poirier at UFC 269

Charles Oliveira expects to hear ‘And Still’ on December 11 at UFC 269. Oliveira is expected to defend his lightweight title for the first time when he battles Dustin Poirier. …read more

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RDA Is ‘The Trickiest Guy’ For Charles Oliveira

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Rafael dos Anjos makes his case for being the toughest puzzle for UFC Lightweight champion Charles Oliveira to solve. Former …read more

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Charles Oliveira on Rumored Dustin Poirier Matchup: ‘I Didn’t Sign Any Contract Yet’

When it comes to his upcoming unconfirmed title fight, Charles Oliveira would like to say, “not so fast, my friend.” …read more

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Charles Oliveira vs. Dustin Poirier targeted for UFC 269

Charles Oliveira is expected to defend the UFC lightweight title against Dustin Poirier. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

The UFC lightweight championship is slated …read more

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Report: Oliveira-Poirier Headlines UFC 269

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Newly-crowned UFC lightweight kingpin Charles Oliveira is scheduled to make his first-ever title defense against former interim champion Dustin Poirier, …read more

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Dustin Poirier vs. Charles Oliveira set for UFC 269

The undisputed UFC lightweight title will be on the line this winter when champion Charles Oliveira defends his belt against Dustin Poirier. MMAFighting.com was the first to report that Poirier …read more

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Charles Oliveira vs. Dustin Poirier targeted for lightweight title fight at UFC 269 on Dec. 11

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A highly anticipated lightweight title fight is being targeted for the main event at UFC 269 as Charles Oliveira is …read more

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Justin Gaethje says the lightweight division became ‘the laughingstock of the UFC’ after Oliveira and Chandler fought for the belt

Justin Gaethje wasn’t a fan of the Charles Oliveira and Michael Chandler fighting for the vacant lightweight title. When Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov were lightweight champions, the division was …read more

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Poirier Crowns Himself ‘Undisputed World Champion’

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“The Diamond” is now eyeing a fight with UFC Lightweight champion, Charles Oliveira. Dustin Poirier (28-6-0-1) …read more

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Haters ‘can burn in hell’ - Kevin Lee sends scathing message after loss

Kevin Lee prepares to fight Charles Oliveira. | Photo by Buda Mendes/Zuffa LLC

Kevin Lee has a message to his haters after his second straight …read more

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Posted on August 31, 2021, 12:16 pm By
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Charles Oliveira expects UFC lightweight title defense in December, but unsure if it will come against Dustin Poirier

Charles Oliveira expects his first UFC lightweight title defense in December, but he is unsure if it will come against Dustin Poirier. Oliveira defeated Michael Chandler via second-round KO back …read more

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Oliveira expecting to fight in December

Charles Oliveira won the title at UFC 264, against Michael Chandler. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Lightweight champion Charles Oliveira would like to have …read more

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Lee reveals he was ‘close to death’ cutting weight for Ferguson fight

Kevin Lee weighs in for his 155-pound fight against Charles Oliveira. | Photo by Buda Mendes/Zuffa LLC

“If I would’ve had to pull off an …read more

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Lee says he ‘lost a lot of respect’ for Perry

Kevin Lee before his fight against Charles Oliveira in March 2020. | Photo by Buda Mendes/Zuffa LLC

Kevin Lee is expected to face Daniel Rodriguez …read more

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Charles Oliveira says he understands why Dustin Poirier is chasing money fights over the UFC lightweight title

UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira says he understands why No. 1 contender Dustin Poirier is chasing money fights over the belt. Oliveira defeated Michael Chandler via second-round TKO at UFC …read more

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Michael Bisping urges Dustin Poirier to fight Charles Oliveira, not Nate Diaz: “Keep your eye on the prize baby boy”

Michael Bisping urged Dustin Poirier to fight Charles Oliveira and not Nate Diaz, telling him to “keep your eye on the prize baby boy.” Poirier is currently the No. 1 …read more

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Poirier Won’t Buy Diaz ‘Wolf Tickets’

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Dustin Poirier is ranked No. 1 at 155 pounds and the clearcut favorite to challenge Charles Oliveira for the lightweight …read more

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Charles Oliveira open to future boxing match: “I want to test myself”

UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira says he is open to a future boxing match, saying that “I want to test myself” in the ring. Oliveira is the best lightweight fighter …read more

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Dustin Poirier appears to callout Nate Diaz on social media

Dustin Poirier seemingly has his eyes on Nate Diaz. Although Poirier is likely to get the next title shot against Charles Oliveira, he has made it clear he is after …read more

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Justin Gaethje Says Michael Chandler Showed Oliveira Is Still A Quitter

UFC lightweight contender Justin Gaethje has suggested that Dustin Poirier will make Charles Oliveira quit if “The Diamond” challenges for the title next. Gaethje, who was last in action in …read more

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Unvaccinated Chandler might be unable to fight in New Yotk

Michael Chandler when he faced Charles Oliveira at UFC 262. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Michael Chandler doesn’t believe he’ll be able to compete …read more

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Charles Oliveira says McGregor’s injury is ‘sad for the sport’: Let’s see ‘how much he still wants this’

Conor McGregor fractured his left leg during his trilogy bout with Dustin Poirier at UFC 264 | Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

Conor McGregor will …read more

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Dustin Poirier hints that a win over UFC champion Charles Oliveira could result in his retirement

Dustin Poirier is expected to be the first fighter to challenge newly crowned UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira. After falling short in his effort to dethrone former lightweight kingpin Khabib …read more

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13th Annual World MMA Awards voting is open; MMA Junkie and John Morgan nominated

Voting is underway for the 13th Annual World MMA Awards, and Kamaru Usman, Brandon Moreno, Yaroslav Amosov, Charles Oliveira, and Jan Blachowicz are up for the top honor.
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