UFC News, Rumors: Former lightweight champion Charles Oliveira Connor McGregor wants to fight for money and legacy.

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Charles Oliveira vs. Connor McGregor tops the “Do Bronx”. McGregor has won only one fight in the last five years, yet he is still the most bankable star of MMA. Oliveira is the first person to admit that the fight with the “infamous” is primarily about pay.

Oliveira is considered by many to be the uncrowned king of light weight. It was Oliveira. Snatched his UFC Lightweight Championship After losing weight before defending his UFC 274 title against Justin Gathage. Several militants have accused the hotel of playing a role in this week’s weightlifting scandals. The thrilling end of Oliveira’s Gethsemane first round lost weight in the rearview mirror as UFC President Dana White promised Oliveira the next title shot.

“[Conor McGregor] It will be a great fight for me, “said Oliveira ESPN Brazil About your next competitor. “It simply came to our notice then [at this moment] This is the most important thing. And it would be really good for my legacy, to be in my own story. Regardless of whether he’s coming from defeat or not, he’s a guy who’s made history, so I think that would be great, but it’s not just me. If it were up to me, this fight would have already taken place.

“I have a daughter to raise. Everyone wants to fight Connor, it’s not just me who wants it. Everyone knows that fighting Connor is very lucrative. I’m talking about money. And Connor. Everyone knows he wants to fight it. “

Oliveira vs. Fans Appetite. Islam Makhachev This battle is considered the closest thing to Oliveira vs. today. Khabib Nurmagomedov. “Do Bronx” praises Makhachev’s skills but criticizes his list of experiences. Leading contenders say victory over opposition groups like Bobby Green, Dan Hooker and Thiago Moises does not justify a UFC lightweight title shot.

“I’ve never run away from a fight and the light champion is called Charles Oliveira,” Oliveira said. “Is Islam a tough guy? Yes. Did he fight big names? No, he’s on a big streak, but who did he fight?”

More UFC news, rumors.

  • UFC expressed interest in booking Khamzat Chemayev v. Net Diaz for the summer. Diaz has campaigned hard to get out of his UFC contract and Chimaev is happy to help. Chemiyo is abusing Diaz, but says he has never come close to putting it into practice. “It simply came to our notice then [to a done deal]”I do not know,” he said Block Party Podcast. “Thin boy, when I said let’s fight, I was.” [at a] Good weight, good shape, and now that I’m lifting weights, I go up like three kilos. Now he says let’s fight … he was wondering, is August in a hurry to lose weight? I don’t care, I’m going to lose weight and if he’s ready I’ll fight him. I will kill this boy. He will no longer be the same Diaz. “
  • The upcoming Bantamweight Matchup could launch the winner into the title eliminator. Jose Aldo vs. Merab Devalishvili for UFC 278 in Salt Lake City, Utah in August. 20, According to Journalist Ariel Helwani. Aldo (31-7), a former UFC featherweight champion, continues his three-fight winning streak at 135-pound after a difficult start in the division. Tireless wrestler Dvalishvili (14-4) has won seven UFC fights in a row and earned a performance bonus in his last out against Marilyn Morris. UFC 278 is headed by welterweight champion Kumaro Usman. Leon Edwards.