UFC 262 goes down tonight (Sat. May 15, 2021) from Houston, Texas at the Toyota Center and we have the results. The world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion compiled an excellent card for fight fans to enjoy.
Entering this fight, Oliveira had been on a hot streak that included eight consecutive victories. In his previous bout, he got a decision win over Tony Ferguson at the UFC 256 pay-per-view event. Before that, he choked out Kevin Lee at the UFC Brasilia event in March 2020, got wins over Jared Gordon by KO at the UFC Sao Paulo event from the Ginásio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and a TKO win over Nik Lentz at the UFC Rochester event from the Blue Cross Arena in Rochester, New York on ESPN+.
Chandler was coming off back-to-back knockout victories over Sidney Outlaw and Benson Henderson before he became a free agent after his Bellator contract expired and signed with the Las Vegas-based promotion. In his promotional debut, he knocked out Dan Hooker at the UFC 257 event from Fight Island in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi.
The co-headliner will see a lightweight bout between Tony Ferguson and Beneil Dariush. Matt Schnell vs. Rogerio Bontorin, Katlyn Chookagian vs. Viviane Araujo, and Shane Burgos vs. Edson Barboza finishes out the main card.
It’s certain to have a great night of fights. Check back later tonight for MMA News’ UFC 262 results below:
Charles Oliveira vs. Michael Chandler
Tony Ferguson vs. Beneil Dariush
Matt Schnell vs. Rogerio Bontorin
Katlyn Chookagian vs. Viviane Araujo
Shane Burgos vs. Edson Barboza
Quick UFC 262 Results
Main Card (PPV/10 p.m. ET)
- Vacant lightweight title bout: Charles Oliveira vs. Michael Chandler
- Lightweight bout: Tony Ferguson vs. Beneil Dariush
- Bantamweight bout: Matt Schnell vs. Rogerio Bontorin
- Women’s flyweight bout: Katlyn Chookagian vs. Viviane Araujo
- Featherweight bout: Shane Burgos vs. Edson Barboza
Prelims Card (ESPN/8 p.m. ET)
- Middleweight bout: Ronaldo Souza vs. Andre Muniz
- Featherweight bout: Lando Vannata vs. Mike Grundy
- Middleweight bout: Jordan Wright vs. Jamie Pickett
- Women’s flyweight bout: Andrea Lee vs. Antonina Shevchenko
Early Prelims Card (ESPN+/5:30 p.m. ET)
- Women’s flyweight bout: Gina Mazany vs. Priscila Cachoeira
- Featherweight bout: Kevin Aguilar vs. Tucker Lutz
- Lightweight bout: Christos Giagos vs. Sean Soriano