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UFC Fight Night 67 Bonus Awards

Following last night’s UFC Fight Night 67 event last night in Brazil the recipients of the evening’s $50,000 bonus awards were announced. The evening’s co-main event between Charles Oliveira and Nik Lentz was a worthy ‘Fight Of The Night’ winner, producing a competitive battle on the feet and on the mat that headed into the third round before ‘Do Bronx’ finally produced...
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May 31, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 67: Charles Oliveira vs. Nik Lentz (Video Highlights)

Charles Oliveira (pictured) put on quite the showing in front of his Brazilian brethren Saturday at UFC Fight Night 67. He used his knees and elbows to soften a game Nik Lentz up before sealing the deal in the third round. Oliveira jumped on Lentz’ neck with a tight guillotine choke and Lentz was forced to cry uncle. The official stoppage came at the 1:10 mark.The two walked away...
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May 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Charles Oliveira, Nik Lentz And Rony Jason Score Bonuses at UFC Fight Night 67

Following “UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Alves,” UFC president Dana White awarded Nik Lentz and Rony Jason each an additional $50,000 for their special performances on Saturday. Charles Oliveira (pictured) doubled up by scoring two bonus checks.UFC Fight Night 67 took place inside Goiania Arena in Goiania, Goias, Brazil. Fight of the Night: Charles Oliveira vs. Nik Lentz ($50...
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May 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Charles Oliveira submits Nik Lentz in frantic fight

Charles Oliveira went to front chokes early and often in his UFC Fight Night co-main event grudge rematch against Nik Lentz, and one finally paid off in the final round. The Brazilian sunk closure in to his years-long feud with Lentz with a guillotine choke from the mount at 1:10 of the third round. The two first met in 2011, with the fight ending in a no contest after an illegal...
Via Fox Sports
May 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Charles Oliveira Taps Out Nik Lentz In Entertaining UFC Fight Night 67 Battle

Charles Oliveira claimed victory tonight at UFC Fight Night 67 in his rematch with Nik Lentz, but he had to work very hard for it in an action-packed battle that was finally put to bed with a third round guillotine submission. Round One: Both men kick together. Lentz kicks to the body and gets the body lock looking for a takedown. Oliveira defending this against the cage for...
Via Fight Of The Night
May 31, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC considering booking Charles Oliveira vs. Nik Lentz once again

UFC featherweights Nik Lentz and Charles Oliveira may end up holding some unofficial record for owning the longest-running rivalry with the least amount of actual cage time spent together. The two were first matched up in June, 2011, and met in the ring until the fight ended prematurely and in an unfortunate no contest when Oliveira hit Lentz with an illegal knee strike after dominating...
Via Fox Sports
March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Nik Lentz falls ill, fight cancelled for UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs. Thatch

Top 10 featherweight contender Nik Lentz has fallen ill with the flu forcing him to withdraw from his bout on Saturday night against Levan Makashvili. UFC officials confirmed the news on Friday just before the FOX Sports 1 UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs. Thatch weigh-ins kicked off. Lentz was taking on Makashvili as the featured bout on the preliminary card airing on FOX Sports 1...
Via Fox Sports
February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Charles Oliveira vs. Nik Lentz Rematch Set for UFC Fight Night Foxwoods

For a freebie fight card, UFC Fight Night Foxwoods is getting quite the star-studded treatment. UFC officials have added a featherweight rematch between Charles Oliveira (pictured) and Nik Lentz to the September 5 event. The 145-pounders initially met in June 2011. Oliveira landed an illegal knee on Lentz, which went unnoticed by the referee. The Brazilian promptly pounced and slapped...
Via 5thRound.com
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 40 Weigh-In Video: Matt Brown, Erick Silva On Weight

UFC Fight Night 40 takes place tomorrow night from the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio. The main event of the show features a battle of welterweights as Matt Brown faces off against Erick Silva. The co-feature has Lorenz Larkin against Costa Philippou in middleweight action. Earlier today, the weigh-ins today took place at the same arena where the fight card takes place tomorrow...
Via Between The Ropes
May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Mendes one step closer to title shot after besting Nik Lentz

Video: Highlights: Mendes vs. Lentz There was just something about Nik Lentz and his pre-fight interviews that got under Chad Mendes' skin. Several times leading up to the bout on Saturday, Mendes remarked how Lentz was just too cocky and talked too much trash for a fighter that hadn't proved himself against an elite featherweight so he was going to teach him a lesson in the Octagon...
Via Fox Sports
December 15, 2013  |  Discuss
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