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Charles Oliviera takes it all in
After beating Michael Chandler in the main event of UFC 262, Charles Oliviera is never letting go of the UFC lightweight title. Oliviera, who recovered from a wild first round and knocked Chandler out in the second, has been sharing updates following his win. He posted a picture of him and the title in bed, a tradition for several fighters.
Beneil Dariush gets his wish
At UFC 262, Beneil Dariush outplayed Tony Ferguson to earn the unanimous decision win. He said a lot of interesting things during the post-fight interview, like calling out Elon Musk for a Tesla delivery. Musk ended up hearing those comments and the ones from the post-event press conference. It looks like Dariush will get what he and his family asked for.
Jacare Souza gives an update on his injury
At UFC 262, Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza broke his arm against Andre Muniz. Another grouseome injury to a fighter, the snap could be heard all over the arena. Souza, in the calmest of ways, gave an update on his injury. Following surgery, Souza will be looking to get back to it as soon as he can.
Loma Lookboonmee makes a difference
At 25, Loma Lookboonmee has made an impact in the world of MMA. 3-1 in the UFC, Lookboonmee is on a two-fight win streak. Hungry and humble, Lookboonmee is looking to keep to her word when it comes to sharing the wealth with those around her.
I promised myself that when I made it to the @ufc I would find a way to give back to my community after each fight.— Loma Lookboonmee (@lomalookboonmee) May 16, 2021
Valerie Loureda is ready for Bellator 259
Valerie Loureda is one of several talents that Scott Coker is hoping can thrive in Bellator. The multi-talented fighter will be facing off against Hannah Guy at Bellator 259, a huge showcase fight for her. Loureda, who has been known to market herself well on social media, showed that she is gearing up for fight night.
Chuck Liddell congratulates the champion
From one champion to another, Chuck Liddell is ready to give props where they are due. "The Iceman", a former UFC light heavyweight champion, was at UFC 262 and watched Charles Oliviera become the new UFC lightweight champion. Liddell took time to congratulate Oliviera, praising him for his hard work and dedication.
Tito Ortiz wants to fight Chuck Liddell again
Speaking of Liddell, he was called out by his old rival in Tito Ortiz. Ortiz, who is currently dipping his toes in politics, called out Liddell after UFC 262. The two have a famous rivarly, with Liddell having the 2-1 advantage. They last fought one another in 2018, with Ortiz winning via KO.
Just for fun! https://t.co/KfB4gCNTjz— Tito Ortiz (@titoortiz) May 16, 2021
Conor McGregor celebrates World Whiskey Day
Owner of one of the most successful whiskey organizations in the world, Conor McGregor has a lot to celebrate about. The "Notorious" one took to social media to honor the holiday and his Proper No. 12 brand. McGregor's whiskey is now sold all over and has promotional deals with major entities.
Valentina Shevchenko supports her sister
It was a rough night for Antonina Shevchenko, who lost to Andrea Lee at UFC 262 via submission. The 36-year-old is now 2-2 in her last four fights. Her sister, champion Valentina, is always in her corner to support her. After the loss, Valentina shared a post celebrating her sister, despite the loss.
Jon Jones talks about his recent training
Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is putting in the work for his move to heavyweight. Jones has been training nonstop, even though a fight in 2021 may not be in his future. He recently shared an update on social media, showing what he is doing and how ready he is for the next big challenge.