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  • UFC 280 fight card: Charles Oliveira vs. Islam Makhachev, Aljamain Sterling vs. T.J. Dillashaw lead loaded lineup
    by Alexander K. Lee on October 2, 2022 at 11:00 pm

    Sean O’Malley and Charles Oliveira | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC Charles Oliveira and Islam Makhachev top one of the deepest UFC cards of the year. During Saturday’s UFC Vegas 61 broadcast, the promotion announced the official lineup for UFC 280, which takes place Oct. 22 in Abu Dhabi and airs live on ESPN+ pay-per-view. The card is headlined by Oliveira and Makhachev — No. 1 and No. 3 respectively in the MMA Fighting Global Rankings — battling for the lightweight title that “Do Bronx” lost on the scale this past May. In the co-main event, Aljamain Sterling defends the bantamweight championship against two-time UFC […]