Charles Oliveira, who began fighting professionally in 2008 has earned the nickname “Do Bronx”, a reference to Brazilian gym-goers referring to him as “kid from Do Bronx,” or “the ghetto.”
Oliveira’s octagon debut was on August 1, 2010 during UFC Darren Elkins . The armbar submission he used in 41 seconds was impressive. He won the fight quickly and in a spectacular fashion. Oliveira is the ninth UFC competitor with the most appearances. He has fought 31 fights. In the early days of his UFC career, he won two fights, lost two and drew one. Later, he dropped to the featherweight division and had mixed results.
He returned to the lightweight division due to weight-cutting issues to revive his career. Oliveira won the lightweight title by knockout at UFC 262 in 2021 after a dramatic turn of events. Oliveira was the UFC’s 11th undisputed light-weight champion after this remarkable feat.
Charles Oliveira UFC Career
Oliveira’s professional record is 33 wins, 9 losses, and 1 no-contest. Nine of his knockout victories and 21 submission wins are notable. These submissions include nine rear-naked chokes (four Anaconda-chokes), a triangle-choke, a calf-slicer and nine Rear-Naked Chokes.
Charles Oliveira has to be the best submission artist of MMA. He has a record of 16 submission victories in UFC’s history. He holds the record for most victories in the UFC. He shares fifth place with 21 UFC wins on the list. Oliveira’s accomplishments are enough to make him one of the best Brazilian MMA fighters.
Charles Oliveira UFC Submissions
Oliveira, Donald Cerrone and the UFC hold the record of the most post-fight bonus in UFC’s history. Both achieved 18 post-fight bonus each because of their exceptional talent and perseverance. Oliveira, with his impressive talent and accomplishments is among the world’s most fearsome fighters.
Charles Oliveira has won 16 UFC victories by submission. (Not including wins outside of the UFC). Oliveira is known for his exceptional ability to transition a fight from the air to the ground. Some of his notable victories include former title contenders such as Kevin Lee Dustin poirier Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler.
Oliveira did not win the UFC lightweight championship by submission. He knocked Chandler out to win the title 2021. His submission victories against Poirier, Gaethje and Gaethje during his title defense were especially impressive. Oliveira’s title run is made even more impressive by his victories over former interim lightweight champions. Oliveira will fight against Beneil Darieush at UFC 289.
Charles Oliveira is how old?
Charles Oliveira, 33 years old.
Charles Oliveira is from where?
Charles Oliveira hails from Sao Paulo in Brazil.
What is Charles Oliveira’s UFC record?
Charles Oliveira has a UFC record of 21-9-1, 1 NC.