Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2022-05-07, great back and forth match: Charles Oliveira vs Justin Gaethje is one of the best mma fights of the year 2022 and it gets four stars!
Gaethje vs Oliveira is the main event of UFC 274, it was valid for the UFC lightweight title (Oliveira’s second defense) but the Brazilian weighed in half a pound over the limit so the belt is eligible just for the American. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Charles Oliveira record
The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and current Ufc Lw champ Charles Oliveira entered this fight with a professional record of 32-8-0 (91% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.1 lightweight in the world.
‘Do Bronx’ Oliveira lost to Paul Felder in 2017 (Charles Oliveira vs Paul Felder), but since then he has won ten consecutive fights beating Tony Ferguson (Tony Ferguson vs Charles Oliveira), Michael Chandler (match ranked in the top 10 Users’ mma Fights of the Year 2021, Charles Oliveira vs Michael Chandler) and Dustin Poirier in his last three (Charles Oliveira vs Dustin Poirier).
Oliveira’s next fight: Charles Oliveira vs Islam Makhachev
Justin Gaethje record
His opponent, the former Wsof Lw and former interim Ufc Lw champion Justin Gaethje, has a mma record of 23-3-0 (87% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.2 in the lightweight division.
He lost to former #1 Lw Ufc champ Khabib Nurmagomedov in 2020 (Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Justin Gaethje) but then he came back to win with Michael Chandler in 2021 (mma Fight of the Year 2021, Justin Gaethje vs Michael Chandler).
Among the best fights of Gaethje we suggest these, all ranked in the top 10 Users’ mma Fights of the Year in 2015 and 2017:
- Justin Gaethje vs Luis Palomino, 5-stars match of 2015
- Michael Johnson vs Justin Gaethje, 5-stars bout of 2017
- Eddie Alvarez vs Justin Gaethje, Users’ mma Fights of the Year 2017
Gaethje’s next fight: Justin Gaethje vs Rafael Fiziev
UFC 274 info
Event: UFC 274: Oliveira vs. Gaethje
Where: Footprint Center,Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Division: lightweight (155 lbs, 70 kg)
Title: UFC Lightweight Championship
UFC 274 fight card
Here is the UFC 274 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on PPV – Pay-per-view)
Charles Oliveira vs Justin Gaethje
Rose Namajunas vs Carla Esparza 2
Michael Chandler vs Tony Ferguson
Mauricio Shogun Rua vs Ovince St Preux 2
Randy Brown vs Kalinn Williams
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN / ESPN+)
Francisco Trinaldo vs Danny Roberts
Macy Chiasson vs Norma Dumont
Brandon Royval vs Matt Schnell
Blagoy Ivanov vs Marcos Rogerio de Lima
EARLY PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN+ / UFC Fight Pass)
Andre Fialho vs Cameron VanCamp
Tracy Cortez vs Melissa Gatto
Kleydson Rodrigues vs CJ Vergara
Ariane Carnelossi vs Lupita Godinez
Journey Newson vs Fernie Garcia
UFC 274 results
Here are the results of all the fights of UFC 274.
Charles Oliveira def. Justin Gaethje via SUB r1
Carla Esparza def. Rose Namajunas via SD
Michael Chandler def. Tony Ferguson via KO r2
Ovince Saint Preux def. Maurício Rua via SD
Randy Brown def. Khaos Williams via SD
Francisco Trinaldo def. Danny Roberts via UD
Macy Chiasson def. Norma Dumont via SD
Brandon Royval def. Matt Schnell via SUB r1
Blagoy Ivanov def. Marcos Rogério de Lima via UD
EARLY PRELIMINARY CARD
Andre Fialho def. Cameron VanCamp via KO r1
Tracy Cortez def. Melissa Gatto via UD
CJ Vergara def. Kleydson Rodrigues via SD
Lupita Godinez def. Ariane Carnelossi via UD
Journey Newson def. Fernie Garcia via UD
UFC 274 countdown – Video preview
Watch the official video of the full episode of UFC 274 countdown Oliveira vs Gaethje, a documentary to know better the life of both fighters and how they prepare for their bout.
UFC 274 Embedded: Vlog Series
Watch all the episodes of UFC 274 Embedded: Vlog Series (we usually post the playlist with all the videos or, if not possible, every single clip).
UFC 274 pre-fight press conference
Watch the video of UFC 274 pre-fight press conference from the official Ufc Youtube channel!
UFC 274 weigh-in
Watch the official video of UFC 274: Oliveira vs Gaethje weigh-in!
Oliveira vs Gaethje full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the fight Charles Oliveira vs Justin Gaethje as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Official highlights – spanish
Oliveira vs Gaethje result
Charles Oliveira defeated Justin Gaethje via submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:22, round 1.
Oliveira vs Gaethje post-fight interview
Watch the official video of Justin Gaethje vs Charles Oliveira post-fight octagon interview.
UFC 274 post-fight press conference
Watch the video of UFC 274 post-fight press conference from the official Ufc Youtube channel!
UFC 274 bonus awards
UFC 274 Fight of the Night: Brandon Royval vs Matt Schnell
UFC 274 Performance of the Night: Michael Chandler and Andre Fialho