In the night’s main event, the promotion will crown a new lightweight champion as Brazilian Charles Oliveira takes on former Bellator MMA titleholder Michael Chandler. Oliveira has won eight straight, with seven of those victories coming via stoppage. Chandler, meanwhile, impressed in his Octagon debut, putting away New Zealand’s Dan Hooker inside the first round.
The co-main also takes place in the lightweight division as former No. 1 contender Tony Ferguson battles the surging Beneil Dariush.
The fighters hit the scales on Friday, May 14 at 10 a.m. ET. Video of the action appears above, while the results appear below.
ESPN+ Pay-Per-View Main Card
Charles Oliveira (155) vs. Michael Chandler (155) – for lightweight title
Tony Ferguson (156) vs. Beneil Dariush (156)
Matt Schnell (136) vs. Rogério Bontorin (137)*
Katlyn Chookagian (126) vs. Viviane Araujo (126)
Shane Burgos (146) vs. Edson Barboza (146)
ESPN Preliminary Card
Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza (186) vs. André Muniz (186)
Mike Grundy (146) vs. Lando Vannata (146)
Jamie Pickett (186) vs. Jordan Wright (185)
Andrea Lee (126) vs. Antonina Shevchenko (125)
ESPN+ Preliminary Card
Gina Mazany (126) vs. Priscila Cachoeira (126)
Kevin Aguilar (145) vs. Tucker Lutz (146)
Sean Soriano (156) vs. Christos Giagos (156)
* – Bontorin missed the bantamweight limit of 136 pounds and was fined 20 percent of his fight purse.
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