The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Charles Oliveira entered this fight with a professional record of 25-8-0 (92% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.14 lightweight in the world. ‘Do Bronx’ Oliveira was defeated by Paul Felder in 2017 (Charles Oliveira vs Paul Felder) but then he has beat Clay Guida, Christos Giagos and Jim Miller (Charles Oliveira vs Jim Miller 2).
His opponent, David Teymur, has a mma record of 8-1-0 (50% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he entered as the No.26 in the same weight class. He suffered his only defeat when he faced Mattias Rosenlind at his first pro mma fight in 2013, since then he has won eight consecutive bouts beating Lando Vannata (Lando Vannata vs David Teymur), Drakkar Klose and Nik Lentz in his last three. Oliveira vs Teymur is on the undercard of Raphael Assuncao vs Marlon Moraes 2 – UFC Fight Night 144 (UFC Fight Night on ESPN+ 2). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 144: Assuncao vs. Moraes 2
Where: Centro de Formaçao Olimpica do Nordeste, Fortaleza, Brazil
Division: lightweight (155 lbs, 70 kg)
UFC Fight Night 144 fight card (main card):
Raphael Assuncao vs Marlon Moraes 2
Jose Aldo vs Renato Moicano Carneiro
Demian Maia vs Lyman Good
Charles Oliveira vs David Teymur
Johnny Walker vs Justin Ledet
Livia Renata Souza vs Sarah Frota
Oliveira’s previous fight: Charles Oliveira vs Jim Miller 2
Oliveira’s next fight: Charles Oliveira vs Nik Lentz 3
Oliveira vs Teymur Fight Video:
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