Charles "Do Bronx" Oliveira - Official UFC® Fighter Profile
Charles
Oliveira
24-8-0, 1NC( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #13 Lightweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 8 Performance of the Night / 3 Fight of the Night
3 Submission of the Night
My nickname comes from the gym. People would see me and say, 'Here's the kid from Do Bronx.' In Portuguese that means 'the ghetto.'

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 24 fights.
Record: 24-8-0, 1NC
Summary: Heart

Fighter Info

Nickname: Do Bronx
From: Sao Paulo Brazil
Fights Out Of: Houston , Texas United States
Age: 30
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
Reach 74"
Leg Reach 41"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
1012
50% Successful
511
Types of Successful Strikes
0
511
58% Standing
23%
19%
296
120
95
Striking Defense
54
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
69
43% Successful
30
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
30
34
4
Takedown Defense
59
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Charles Oliveira
UFC Fight Night: Blachowicz vs. Jacare
Nov 16, 2019
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Win
Charles Oliveira
UFC Fight Night: Dos Anjos vs. Lee
May 18, 2019
38
18
0
2
1
0
3
1
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Charles Oliveira
UFC Fight Night: Assuncao vs. Moraes 2
Feb 2, 2019
28
26
1
0
1
0
1
0
R2 Submission
Performance of the Night
Win
Charles Oliveira
UFC Fight Night: Lee vs. Iaquinta
Dec 15, 2018
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
R1 Submission
Performance of the Night
Win
Charles Oliveira
Sep 22, 2018
28
18
2
0
1
0
3
0
R2 Submission
Performance of the Night
Win
Charles Oliveira
Jun 9, 2018
9
14
0
0
0
1
0
0
R1 Submission
Performance of the Night
Loss
Charles Oliveira
Dec 2, 2017
6
31
2
0
2
0
2
2
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Charles Oliveira
Apr 8, 2017
4
3
0
2
0
1
0
1
R1 Submission
Performance of the Night
Loss
Charles Oliveira
Nov 5, 2016
11
13
1
2
1
2
2
1
R2 Submission
Loss
Charles Oliveira
Aug 27, 2016
53
41
0
4
1
0
2
6
R3 Submission
Win
Charles Oliveira
Dec 19, 2015
5
5
1
0
1
0
2
0
R1 Submission
Loss
Charles Oliveira
Aug 23, 2015
14
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Charles Oliveira
May 30, 2015
37
64
2
1
1
2
5
2
R3 Submission
Performance of the Night
Fight of the Night
Win
Charles Oliveira
Dec 12, 2014
48
43
0
2
0
3
0
4
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Charles Oliveira
Jun 28, 2014
11
24
3
3
0
2
6
0
R2 Submission
Performance of the Night
Win
Charles Oliveira
Feb 15, 2014
23
21
3
1
2
0
3
0
R3 Submission
Performance of the Night
Loss
Charles Oliveira
Jul 6, 2013
81
38
2
0
0
1
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Fight of the Night
Loss
Charles Oliveira
Sep 22, 2012
9
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Jonathan Brookins
Charles Oliveira
Jun 1, 2012
27
42
1
1
1
1
0
0
R2 Submission
Win
Charles Oliveira
Jan 28, 2012
6
2
1
0
2
0
0
0
R1 Submission
Submission of the Night
Loss
Charles Oliveira
Aug 14, 2011
30
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
NO CONTEST
Charles Oliveira
Jun 26, 2011
14
31
2
1
2
3
1
4
R2 Overturned
Fight of the Night
Loss
Charles Oliveira
Dec 11, 2010
1
5
1
0
2
0
0
0
R1 Submission
Win
Charles Oliveira
Sep 15, 2010
13
35
0
2
0
1
2
1
R3 Submission
Submission of the Night
Win
Charles Oliveira
Aug 1, 2010
0
3
1
0
0
2
0
0
R1 Submission
Submission of the Night

Biography

TRAINING: I do strength training and cardio in the morning, and sparring at night.

When and why did you start training for fighting?  Nine years old

What ranks and titles have you held? Brown belt in BJJ

Do you have any heroes? Macaco

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s a dream come true

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I just got out of high school; I want to go to college in the future.

Favorite grappling technique: The mount

Favorite striking technique:  Left hook

  • Fourth fight back at lightweight (2-1) after eleven fights at featherweight (7-4)
  • Has won 10 of his last 16 bouts
  • Six wins by KO, 16 by submission (3 anaconda, triangle, calf slicer, 6 RNC, armbar, triangle armbar, 3 guillotine).
  • 11 of last 12 wins have been by submission.
  • Pro since 2008
  • Trains with UFC / PRIDE vet Jorge “Macaco” Patino
  • Nickname came from when he would walk into the gym and people would say, here’s the “kid from Do Bronx”, which in Portuguese means, “the ghetto”.

Career

Trained With

Key Opponents

Donald Cerrone
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( W-L-D )

Key Fights

Result
Opponent
Event
Replay
Win
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