12 Dec 2020
Lightweight / Main fight
Tony Ferguson – 26 – 5 – 0
Charles Oliveira – 30 – 8 – 0, BN: 1 ✅
UFC lightweight Tony Ferguson became the favorite against Charles Oliveira. Ferguson and Oliveira will fight at UFC 256 on December 12 in Las Vegas.
Tony Ferguson will attempt to rebound from his first setback in more than eight years when he meets Charles Oliveira in the UFC 256 co-headliner on Saturday at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. Ferguson has recorded 12 wins across his last 13 outings a historic run that saw him tear through much of the 155-pound weight class. He last competed at UFC 249, where he succumbed to fifth-round punches from Justin Gaethje on May 9. Oliveira, meanwhile, finds himself on a seven-fight winning streak. He last appeared at UFC Fight Night 170 on March 14, when he submitted Kevin Lee with a third-round guillotine choke.
Tony Ferguson has said his fight against Charles Oliveira, scheduled for this weekend, may not take place.