UFC 274: Oliveira vs. Gaethje
Extreme Fighting Championship (UFC) gets back to Phoenix, Ariz., on Sat., May 7, 2022, with a blockbuster title doubleheader. Featuring the compensation per-view (PPV) occasion will be Lightweight boss, Charles Oliveira, looking to safeguard his title against No. 1-positioned competitor, Justin Gaethje. In UFC 274’s co-headliner, ladies’ Strawweight champion, Rose Namajunas, hopes to vindicate her misfortune against No. 2-cultivated, Carla Esparza. Also, highest level Lightweight competitors impact when Michael Chandler (No. 5) clashes with Tony Ferguson (No. 7) in a fan-accommodating 155-pound conflict for
Eddie Alvarez appeared as though he was holding a golf ball in his mouth, and his right cheek was amusingly enlarged. To intensify matters, Alvarez’s passed on leg was scarcely portable because of various hard kicks to it.
In Detroit, the previous UFC lightweight hero was involved in the third round of an ever changing barnburner with Justin Gaethje at UFC 218 on Dec. 2, 2017. Neither one of the men was offering a bit of leeway. Close to the center of the last round, Alvarez maneuvered Gaethje into a secure, pushed his head down and handled a few short punches to Gaethje’s face.
“I realized he was depleted; he realized I was,” Alvarez told ESPN. “Thus, we would get in a secure and we’d begin conversing with one another. Be that as it may, I was punching him. … I was telling him to ‘eat that.’ I’m like ‘eat this, eat that.’ And then, at that point, he consequently, told me, ‘I love it.'”
In no time a while later, Alvarez handled a knee in a secure that took Gaethje out, getting away with a triumph in a Fight of the Night execution for both. For Alvarez, Gaethje’s verbal reaction to him that evening was a demonstration of his never-back-down mentality – – his unrestrained enthusiasm for battling itself, maybe significantly more than winning. “We were all the while contending energetically as we could,” Alvarez said. “I was attempting to sort of force my will. He’s practically similar to, ‘F- – – you, I like it – – continue to make it happen.'” Gaethje has ridden that solid attitude to a UFC lightweight title shot against Charles Oliveira at UFC 274 on Saturday in Phoenix, not a long way from his old neighborhood of Safford, Arizona. He has won five of his beyond six battles and is viewed as one of the most astonishing MMA warriors on the planet. Gaethje, 33, has won $50,000 battle night rewards multiple times in nine UFC battles. Multiple times, he has won Fight of the Night.
UFC 274 Main Card
Rose Namajunas vs Carla Esparza
Michael Chandler vs Tony Ferguson
Mauricio Rua vs Ovince Saint Preux
Donald Cerrone vs Joe Lauzon
UFC 274 Prelims
Andre Fialho VS Cameron VanCamp
Randy Brown VS Khaos Williams
Macy Chiasson VS Norma Dumont
Brandon Royval VS Matt Schnell
Blagoy Ivanov VS Marcos Rogerio de Lima
Francisco Trinaldo VS Danny Roberts
UFC 274 Early Prelims
Tracy Cortez VS Melissa Gatto
Kleydson Rodrigues VS CJ Vergara
Ariane Carnelossi VS Loopy Godinez
Journey Newson VS Fernie Garcia