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Charles Oliveira explains freak injury, wants rematch

Sunday night’s UFC Fight Night 47 event at SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada came to an anti-climactic end, when the main event bout between Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira came to a screeching halt just over 90 seconds into the fight. No, neither man was able to score a highlight reel finish. Instead, it was a freak injury to Oliveira that brought the fight...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

What Caused Charles Oliveira To Stop Fighting Against Max Holloway?

What in the world caused Charles Oliveira (pictured) to stop fighting after just the first exchange with Max Holloway Sunday at UFC Fight Night 74?After being taken directly to the hospital following the first round TKO loss, it was determined Oliveira suffered a micro tear in his esophagus.“It was revealed the Oliveira suffered a micro tear in his esophagus. He is likely to remain...
Via 5thRound.com
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Charles Oliveira Injury Update Following UFC Fight Night 74

Doctor’s are still assessing UFC Fight Night 74 headliner Charles Oliveira after he suffered a freak injury while attempting a takedown against Max Holloway last night. The incident happened early in the first round and left Oliveira in distress holding his upper shoulder / neck area before sinking to the canvas resulting in Holloway being awarded a TKO victory.  He spent a worrying...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night Saskatoon Results: Max Holloway Wins After Charles Oliveira Injury

A highly-anticipated clash between featherweight contenders Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira ended in anticlimactic fashion Sunday at SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon, with Holloway winning via first-round TKO in the UFC Fight Night main event when Oliveira couldn’t continue due to injury. The victory was the seventh straight for Waianae, Hawaii’s Holloway, the fifth-ranked contender...
Via NESN.com
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Max Holloway TKO’s Charles Oliveira Due To Freak Shoulder Injury At UFC Fight Night 74

The main event of UFC Fight Night 74 ended in anti-climax fashion tonight in Canada after Charles Oliveira picked up a shoulder injury during a failed takedown attempt early in the first round, resulting in a TKO win for Max Holloway. Round One: The main event of the evening is underway. Oliveira with a high kick to start, but it comes up short. Holloway to starts to feel out...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Charles Oliveira Defeats Jeremy Stephens By Decision At TUF 20 Finale

Charles Oliveira’s gameplan against Jeremy Stephens at the TUF 20 Finale tonight was clear right from the start – get his opponent down to the mat and try to submit him at all costs. In the end Stephens did very well to gut out some potential fight-ending submission attempts, but Oliveira’s BJJ dominance deservedly earns him a win on the scorecards. Round One: Oliveira in...
Via Fight Of The Night
December 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Charles Oliveira vs. Jeremy Stephens Co-Headlines TUF 20 Finale

On Tuesday, a thrilling lightweight shootout between Charles Oliveira (pictured) and Jeremy Stephens was announced as the co-featured attraction for “The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale.” The “UFC Minute” reported the scrap. The December 12 event takes place inside Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. Oliveira has rattled off two consecutive victories. “Do Bronx” was...
Via 5thRound.com
September 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Charles Oliveira Submits Hatsu Hioki At UFC Fight Night 43

Charles Oliveira emerged victorious against Hatsu Hioki in a terrific battle of wits on the ground at UFC Fight Night 43, forcing the tap-out late in the second round thanks to an anaconda choke. Round One Punch for Hioki and a knee for Oliviera to start. Oliveira goes for an early takedown, but can’t quite get him down. Hioki leaps up thinking about a flying triangle attempt...
Via Fight Of The Night
June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Charles Oliveira Submits Andy Ogle at UFC Fight Night 36 (Video Highlights)

Since finishes in the UFC have been a very rare occurrence of late, just four in the Octagon’s last 24 fights, we thought we’d treat you to the footage of one of them. However, it nearly took Charles Oliveira (pictured) all 15 minutes to submit Andy Ogle on Saturday. Oliveira caught him in a triangle choke at the 2:40 mark in the final frame. The tap out earned Oliveira an extra...
Via 5thRound.com
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Charles Oliveira vs Andy Ogle added to UFC Fight Night in Brazil

A new fight has been added to the upcoming UFC Fight Night card in Brazil as featherweight Charles Oliveira takes on former Ultimate Fighter competitor Andy Ogle as both fighters look to bounce back from recent losses. At only 24 years of age, Brazilian Charles Oliveira still has a lot of room to grow in his fight career, but after suffering back-to-back losses to two of the division...
Via FOX Sports
November 27, 2013  |  Discuss
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