The vacant UFC lightweight title left behind by Khabib Nurmagomedov will be up for grabs later tonight (Sat., May 15, 2021) at UFC 262 live on ESPN+ PPV from inside Toyota Center in Houston, Tex., when division staple Charles Oliveira locks horns with former Bellator MMA champion Michael Chandler in the main event.
Before the 155-pound championship fight unfolds atop UFC 262’s PPV main card there will be a ton of high-octane matchups that play out in violent fashion. From Tony Ferguson’s co-main event clash with Beneil Dariush to Edson Barboza’s featherweight tilt with Shane Burgos, there should be no shortage of action tonight in Houston.
We will compile the best of the best below — with all video footage courtesy of UFC and ESPN — and will continue to share the action as it rolls in. Enjoy!
Christos Giagos def. Sean Soriano via second-round submission (D’Arce choke)
Tucker Lutz def. Kevin Aguilar via Unanimous Decision
Priscila Cachoeira def. Gina Mazany via second-round TKO (punches)
Andrea Lee def. Antonina Shevchenko second-round submission (triangle armbar)
Jordan Wright def. Jamie Pickett via first-round TKO (knee and punches)
Lando Vannata def. Mike Grundy via Split Decision
Andre Muniz def. Jacare Souza via first-round submission (armbar)
Edson Barboza def. Shane Burgos via third-round TKO (punches)
Katlyn Chookagian def. Viviane Araujo via Unanimous Decision
Rogerio Bontorin def. Matt Schnell via Unanimous Decision
Beneil Dariush def. Tony Ferguson via Unanimous Decision
Charles Oliveira def. Michael Chandler via second-round TKO (punches)
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