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Charles Oliveira Returns To Face Nik Lentz At UFC Fight Night 49

Andrew Ravens

UFC Fight Night 49

Charles Oliveira (18-4,-1 NC) vs. Nik Lentz (25-6-2, 1 NC) is the latest addition to UFC Fight Night 49.

The event is headlined by Rafael dos Anjos vs. Benson Henderson.

Charles Oliveira fought the top caliber in the UFC and had a setback. He has been with the UFC since 2010 and in his last five fights he 3-2. He beat Eric Wisely via submission back in January of 2012, but lost to Cub Swanson via KO at UFC 152. Another loss to Frankie Edgar via unanimous decision at UFC 162 put him with a two fight losing streak. However, he came back to beat Andy Ogle via triangle choke back in February of this year. He is coming off a win over Hatsu Hioki At UFC Fight Night 43.

UFC Fight Night 49 goes down on Aug. 23 at BOK Center in Tulsa, Okla. The majority of the card is expected to air on FOX Sports 1 following a couple of prelims on UFC Fight Pass.

Here is how the rest of the card looks like:

    Rafael dos Anjos vs. Benson Henderson
    Timothy Elliott vs. Wilson Reis
    Tom Niinimaki vs. Chas Skelly
    Mirsad Bektic vs. Ernest Chavez
    Matt Hobar vs. Aaron Phillips
    Jordan Mein vs. Brandon Thatch
    Demian Maia vs. Mike Pyle
    Francis Carmont vs. Thales Leites
    Beneil Dariush vs. Tony Martin
    Alex Garcia vs. Neil Magny
    Walmir Lazaro vs. James Vick


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