That was a massive win for Chandler and he will return to the Octagon on May 15 when he meets Charles Oliveira in the main event of UFC 262 with the lightweight title on. In fact while the Brazilian will defend his featherweight belt Friday against Emmanuel Sanchez it was Chandler he defeated for 155lb gold.
Apr 02 2021 The UFC lightweight division will finally have a new king after the company acknowledged Khabib Nurmagomedovs desire to retire and booked Charles Oliveira versus Michael Chandler for the.
Ufc News Chandler. Mar 31 2021 Michael Chandler will face Charles Oliveira in the main event of UFC 262 for the vacant Lightweight title and fully expects to win and defend his. Apr 01 2021 Michael Chandlers upcoming UFC lightweight championship bout against Charles Oliveira at UFC 262 on May 15 is for Bellator MMA boss Scott Coker a match between his firm and Dana Whites. Mar 31 2021 Michael Chandler predicts to beat Charles Oliveira by a knockout in the first or the second round of their lightweight title fight at UFC 262.
Last month Khabib Nurmagomedov the former UFC champion relinquished the 155. 1 day ago Chandler made his long-awaited UFC debut in January in the co-main event of UFC 257 in Abu Dhabi where he recorded a stunning first-round KO victory over Dan Hooker. While speaking to Brett Okamoto of.
Apr 02 2021 Beneil Dariush doesnt think Michael Chandler deserves to fight Charles Oliveira for the vacant lightweight title. Photo by Jeff BottariZuffa LLC For UFC lightweight title contender Michael Chandler Dustin Poirier. Mar 19 2021 Charles Oliveira 30-8 MMA 18-8 UFC will finally get his crack at UFC gold when he meets Michael Chandler 22-5 MMA 1-0 UFC in a dual for Nurmagomedovs freshly relinquished strap at UFC 262 on.
Chandler 21-5 as a pro with wins over former UFC. Live Results Winner Interviews And More From UFC 260. In an interview with.
Apr 01 2021 Bellator double champ Patricio Pitbull who returns to action at Bellator 255 this Friday holds a win over current UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler. Conor McGregor rematch at UFC 257 where he scored a first-round KO over Dan Hooker. 1 day agoAt UFC 262 a new UFC lightweight champion will be crowned when Charles Oliveira takes on Michael Chandler for the vacant title.
Victory over the New Zealander earned Chandler a crack at the vacant lightweight title which he and Charles Oliveira will vie for next month at UFC 262. Mar 24 2021 Chandler is fresh off a highlight-reel knockout of Dan Hooker at UFC 257 while Oliveira is riding an eight-fight win streak with standout victories over El Cucuy Kevin Lee and Jim Miller. Sep 18 2020 UFC News.
The home of Ultimate Fighting Championship. Apr 02 2021 For Michael Chandler the Conor McGregor trilogy is a make-or-break fight for Dustin Poirier. Chandler is a former three-time Bellator MMA champion but left the Hollywood-headquartered company in 2020 to sign with the UFC a Las Vegas-based promotion.
Mar 31 2021 Michael Chandler has an inkling hell be facing the sports biggest star in his first title defense. Miocic vs Ngannou 2 Live From The UFC Apex In Las Vegas on Ma. Mar 31 2021 Michael Chandler has his sights set on the UFC lightweight championship ahead of his fight against Charles Oliveira at UFC 262 but Khabib Nurmagomedov is on his mind as well.
1 day agoChandler made his UFC debut earlier this year on the undercard of the Dustin Poirier vs. As a headliner on next months UFC 262 card in Houston with 100 percent capacity and the biggest crowd Toyota Center will have seen in. If they havent youve got a couple weeks to go down the YouTube rabbit hole and get acquainted with Mr.
The trilogy bout between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor is projected to take place a couple of months after Chandler. Chandlers Impressive Professional Record Chandler brings with him a wealth of experience and success. Michael Chandler knows what hes supposed to say.
24 that causes either UFC lightweight champion. He has won the Bellator Lightweight World title on three occasions. Oct 02 2020 Michael Chandler already has a potential winning lottery ticket in hand.
He successfully defended that title on three occasions and he holds a. Chandler 22-5 MMA 1-0 UFC meets Charles Oliveira for the vacant lightweight title in the UFC 262 main event May 15 at Toyota Center in Houston. A spot in the UFC 254 main event should anything happen between now and Oct.
Chandler is a UFC-contracted fighter ranked 4 in the lightweight.