Main Card’s Teymur Has Intense Staredown with Oliveira at UFC Brazil

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David Teymur (8-1, #1 Nordic LW) will be looking for his 6th straight win as he returns to the Octagon in his main card matchup on Saturday. The Allstars Training Center fighter will face Brazilian Charles Oliveira (25-8) on the UFC on ESPN+ 2 card at Centro de Formacao Olimpica do Nordeste in Fortaleza, Brazil.

The two fighters however had an intense staredown at media day, which you can see here:

Teymur outstruck Nik Lentz (28-9-2) on the prelim card of the UFC Utica card last June. It was a unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, and 29-28) for the Swede that improved to 5 wins and 0 losses in the UFC.

Oliveira, known as do Bronx, has won three straight fights, including three submissions in 2018.  He fights out of Chute Boxe Diego Lima.  The lightweight surpassed Royce Gracie for the most submissions in UFC history with 11 for a true striker versus grappler matchup.