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Undefeated featherweight Charles Rosa seems primed for a move to the big show, but not so long ago he was just a tough kid from Boston, unknowingly challenging a UFC featherweight to an ill-advised sparring session.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 11 days ago
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Even if UFC and local commission officials hadn’t learn how ill he was, Charles Oliveira said he was in no shape to fight this past Friday at UFC Fight Night 50.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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Charles Oliveira came in overweight at the UFC Fight Night 50 weigh-ins on Thursday, and eventually canceled his featherweight bout with Nik Lentz due to a viral infection. The Brazilian featherweight, who weighed in at 150 pounds and had to forfeit 20 percent of his purse to Lentz, spoke to MMAFighting.com on Friday night and explained who decided to cancel the fight. "My team made the call. I’m feeling bad," Oliveira said. "I was the one who asked for this fight, so I tried my best to fight, b read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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LEDYARD, Conn. – Nik Lentz got his show and win money, plus 20 percent of his opponent’s show money at UFC Fight Night 50. But a decision is still to be made on what Charles Oliveira will be paid. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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Charles Oliveira was not cleared by doctors to compete against Nik Lentz at UFC Fight Night “Mousasi vs. Jacare,” therefore the fight has been canceled. read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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UFC Fight Night 50's scheduled bout between featherweights Charles Oliveira and Nik Lentz has been canceled after doctors pulled Oliveira from the card, according to multiple reports. Fox Sports' Damon Martin tweeted the following Friday afternoon, confirming the news and clearing up the reason for the doctors' actions. UFC officials also confirmed the news in a statement (via MMAjunkie.com): Tonight’s featherweight rematch between Charles Oliveira and Nik Lentz has been scrapped from the UFC Fi read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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A planned bout between Nik Lentz and Charles Oliveira has been cancelled for Friday night’s UFC Fight Night 50: Jacare vs. Mousasi event at the Foxwoods Resort Casino. read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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UFC Fight Night 50 will feature nine bouts as Charles Oliveira was forced out of tonight’s featherweight bout against Nik Lentz because of an illness in Mashantucket, Conn. UFC announced the news Friday. Oliveira came in overweight for his rematch against Lentz, and had to forfeit 20 percent of his purse to his opponent. After the weigh-ins, the Brazilian featherweight told MMAFighting.com he was sick the week before the fight. "I was sick for the past week in Brazil, and I was pretty bad when I read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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Can't say I'm surprised. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight Charles Oliveira was unable to make weight for his UFC Fight Night 50 rematch against Nik Lentz, coming in four pounds heavy after a viral infection threw a monkey wrench into his plans to cut weight. Not that it mattered. Oliveira has now been removed from the card altogether and his "Carny" do-over has been scrapped. Since there is not enough time to find Lentz a replacement on just a few hours notice, these two will h read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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Oliveira's missed cut and talks of illness did not portend good things for him today, and now it looks like he won't be fighting. Well, the other shoe has finally dropped. When Charles Oliveira missed weight by 4 lbs and talked about being ill with a virus in the week leading up to his fight, it was hard to see him fighting well against Nik Lentz. Apparently the UFC thought so as well, as Oliveira has now officially been removed from the card, and their bout scratched. The UFC reported the news read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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LEDYARD, Conn. – After coming in heavy for his featherweight bout against Nik Lentz, Charles Oliveira has been pulled from tonight’s event after falling ill on Saturday. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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