The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Charles Oliveira entered this fight with a professional record of 27-8-0 (93% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.7 lightweight in the world. ‘Do Bronx’ Oliveira was defeated by Paul Felder in 2017 (Charles Oliveira vs Paul Felder) but then he has won five bouts beating David Teymur (Charles Oliveira vs David Teymur) and Nik Lentz in 2019 (Charles Oliveira vs Nik Lentz 3).
His opponent, Jared Gordon, has a mma record of 15-3-0 (53% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.106 in the same weight class. He lost two consecutive fights last year, against Diego Ferreira and Joaquim Silva, but he came back to win with Dan Moret in 2019. Oliveira vs Gordon is on the undercard of Jan Blachowicz vs Ronaldo Jacare Souza – UFC Fight Night 164 (UFC on ESPN+ 22). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 164: Blachowicz vs. Jacare
Where: Ibirapuera Gymnasium, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Division: lightweight (155 lbs, 70 kg)
Oliveira’s previous fight: Charles Oliveira vs Nik Lentz 3
Oliveira’s next fight: Kevin Lee vs Charles Oliveira
Oliveira vs Gordon Fight Video:
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