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Charles Oliveira
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Born Charles Oliveira da Silva
October 17, 1989 (1989-10-17) (age 31)
Guarujá, São Paulo, Brazil
Other names Do Bronx
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight 155 lb (70 kg; 11.1 st)
Division Featherweight (2012–2016)
Lightweight (2008–2011), (2017–present)
Welterweight (2008)
Reach 74 in (190 cm)
Fighting out of São Paulo, Brazil
Team Chute Boxe Diego Lima (2018–present)
Macaco Gold Team (2008–2018)
Trainer Diego Lima and Jorge Patino
Rank 3rd degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Ericson Cardoso and Jorge "Macaco" Patino
Years active 2008–present
Mixed martial arts record
Total 40
Wins 31
By knockout 9
By submission 19
By decision 3
Losses 8
By knockout 4
By submission 3
By decision 1
No contests 1
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Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog

Charles Oliveira da Silva (born October 17, 1989) is a Brazilian professional mixed martial artist. He currently competes in the Lightweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He is the reigning UFC Lightweight Champion. A professional competitor since 2008, Oliveira mainly competed in small Brazilian promotions until his move to the UFC in 2010. He holds multiple UFC records, notably the most submission wins in the organization's history at 14, and for most finishes at 17. As of June 14, 2021, he is #10 in the UFC men's pound-for-pound rankings.

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