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UFC 262

For the first time in three years, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will crown a new Lightweight champion thanks to the retirement of Khabib Nurmagomedov when No. 3-ranked contender Charles Oliveira locks horns with No. 4-seeded Michael Chandler for the vacant 155-pound belt. In UFC 262's pay-per-view (PPV) main event, which will take place inside Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, on May 15, 2021, former UFC interim Lightweight champion (and No. 5-ranked contender), Tony Ferguson, takes on the red-hot Beneil Dariush (No. 9) in another pivotal 155-pound showdown. Remember that the highly-anticipated Welterweight scrap between Nate Diaz and No. 3-ranked contender, Leon Edwards, was moved to UFC 263 next month. Nevertheless, we'll stockpile all the real-time UFC 262 updates, odds, start time, tickets, weigh ins, predictions, previews, video highlights, press conferences, winners, losers and much more from "The Lonestar State" right here before, during and well after the ESPN+-streamed PPV live show concludes.

Chandler Warned To STAY AWAY From Gaethje

Former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez believes Justin Gaethje is a bad matchup for Michael Chandler and could spoil the championship dreams of "Iron."

Oliveira Doesn’t Compete In Khabib’s Shadow

UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira does not in the shadow of Khabib Nurmagomedov and is happy to to be the underdog against Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier.

Video! Chandler Breaks Down UFC 262 Loss

Watch Michael Chandler break down his recent TKO loss to Charles Oliveira earlier this month at UFC 262.

Chandler Believes He’s One Fight Away From Another UFC Title Shot

Michael Chandler discusses the likelihood of landing another UFC title shot after his TKO loss to Charles Oliveira earlier this month at UFC 262.

Leg Injury Limited ‘Do Bronx’ At UFC 262

Charles Oliveira’s coach details a leg injury that changed ‘Do Bronx’s’ gameplan for his recent lightweight title fight with Michael Chandler at UFC 262.

UFC 262 Draws Over 300K Domestic PPV Buys

The early PPV numbers are in for UFC 262 and they’re much better than expected.

Report: Jacare Released From UFC

Longtime middleweight veteran Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza has been released from his UFC contract following his fourth straight loss.

Watch Ferguson’s Knee ‘Pop’ In Slow Motion

UFC 262 Fight Motion video: Watch Tony Ferguson escape a nasty heel hook from Beneil Dariush during the May 15 co-main event in Houston.

Yep, Elon Musk Hooked Up Dariush With A Tesla

Beneil Dariush has his Tesla thanks to a rather unique callout choice following his UFC 262 win over Tony Ferguson.

Barboza Vs Holloway? LET’S GET CRAZY!

Edson Barboza wants to fight a Top 5 opponent like Max Holloway or Calvin Kattar after winning his second straight at UFC 262 last weekend in Houston.

‘Pissed’ Ferguson Refuses To Retire

Tony Ferguson will not be retiring after his lopsided loss to Beneil Dariush at UFC 262 on May 15 in Houston and will instead work harder and come back stronger.

New Rankings! Dariush Boots Fergie From Top 5

Latest UFC rankings update following the UFC 262 PPV on May 15 in Houston with big moves from lightweights Charles Oliveira, Beneil Dariush, and Tony Ferguson.

Oliveira Teases Return To Featherweight

UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira teases a return to featherweight after winning the 155-pound title from Michael Chandler at UFC 262 in Houston.

Midnight Mania! ‘Time Gets Us All’

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Oliveira Immortalized In Brazilian Mural

Pic: Charles Oliveira mural in Brazil commemorates "Do Bronx" lightweight title win over Michael Chandler at UFC 262 on May 15 in Houston, Texas.

Sister Act, Too

Video: Watch flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko support sister Antonina Shevchenko during the UFC 262 PPV event on May 15 in Houston, Texas.

‘Do Bronx’ Betting Underdog Against Mac, Poirier

Newly-crowned UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira, who won the title by stopping Michael Chandler at UFC 262, is the betting underdog against top-ranked lightweight contenders Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor.

What’s Next For Michael Chandler?

UFC 262 results: It’s time to see what could be next for Michael Chandler after he came up short in his bid to become UFC Lightweight champion after getting stopped by Charles Oliveira via strikes.

Chookagian Explains Horny Twitter Likes

After checking out her Twitter likes, MMA fans were ready to lock up Katlyn Chookagian in Horny Jail. But it looks like she was just a victim of some amusing Twitter hacking.

Matches To Make After UFC 262

UFC 262 results: It’s time to see what could be on the horizon for all of the main card winners from last night’s (Sat., May 15, 2021) "Oliveira vs Chandler" event in Houston.

Elon Musk Replies To Dariush’s Tesla Plea

Beneil Dariush is the latest fighter to use UFC’s spotlight to call out a major celebrity. This time it was billionaire Elon Musk for stiffing him on a car delivery.

‘His Knee Popped And It Popped Loud’

Beneil Dariush lays out the shocking moment at UFC 262 where he possibly destroyed Tony Ferguson’s knee and Tony just grunted and kept fighting.

Jacare’s Doctor Shares Update On Horrific Arm Injury

Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza suffered a broken arm in Saturday’s UFC 262 fight against Andre Muniz that will require surgery to fix.

Dana White Rips Triller: ‘They’re A F—king Joke’

Jeez, tell us what you really think of Triller Fight Club, Dana.

Everything That Happened At UFC 262 Last Night!

Andrew Richardson breaks down the entire UFC 262 card from top to bottom, laying out all the greatest moments and fighter highlights.

McGregor Spars With New Champ Oliveira

The lightweight belt has just landed in the hands of someone not named Khabib, and Conor McGregor is already rubbing his hands in anticipation.

UFC 262, The Morning After: An Old Dog Too Tough To Die

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Biggest Winners, Loser For UFC 262

UFC 262 results: It’s time to see who were the biggest winners (and loser) from last night’s "Oliveira vs Chandler" in Houston.

Undisputed

UFC 262 results: Charles Oliveira still has plenty of work to do in the lightweight division, but after defeating Michael Chandler on May 15 in Houston to win the vacant strap, "Do Bronx" should be considered "the man."

UFC 262 Bonuses! Barboza, Burgos Cash In With FOTN

Official UFC 262 post-fight bonus winners last night (Sat., May 15, 2021) live on ESPN+ PPV from Houston, Tex., including the featherweight war between Edson Barboza and Shane Burgos.

Highlights! Oliveira Claims Lightweight Strap With Vicious TKO

Watch UFC 262 full fight video highlights: Charles Oliveira vs. Michael Chandler last night (Sat., May 15, 2021) live on ESPN+ PPV from Houston, Tex., featuring the second-round TKO finish by "Do Bronx."

UFC 262 Complete Highlights! Watch What Happened At ‘Oliveira Vs. Chandler’

Watch UFC 262 comprehensive video highlights from last night (Sat., May 15, 2021) live on ESPN+ PPV from Houston, Tex., featuring all the best action and finishes.

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