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New UFC Champion Charles Oliveira holds the record for the organization



Charles Oliveira Finishing his championship ahead of time at UFC 262, he became the single record holder of the largest MMA organization in the world. The Brazilian won the UFC lightweight championship in great style when, after a hard first round duel with Michael Chandler, he knocked out his opponent in the second round of the match. Thus, he overtook Donald Cerrone in terms of won victories by finishing ahead of time in the organization’s cage.

31-year-old Oliveira (31-8, 1 NC MMA) has a great streak of 9 wins in a row. The Brazilian, who loves to finish his fights ahead of time, has won victories from, among others, Kevin Lee, Jim Miller, Will Brooks and Tony Ferguson. It was with “El Cucuy” that he won at UFC 256 and proved that he belongs to the top of the division. The new UFC lightweight champion won 28 out of 31 wins, ending his rivals ahead of time.

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