Charles Oliveira vs Estevan Payan Targeted for UFC 166

Charles Oliveira


Charles Oliveira

  • 16-4 MMA / 4-4 UFC Record
  • 2 Fight Losing Streak
  • Notable Wins: Darren Elkins, Efrain Escudero, Jonathan Brookins

Estevan Payan


Estevan Payan

  • 14-4 MMA / 0-1 UFC Record
  • Won 7 of Last 8 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Michael Bravo, Luis Palomino, Alonzo Martinez


UFC 166

October 19th, 2013

Houston, Texas

Toyota Center


Charles Oliveira held his own against former UFC lightweight champion Frank Edgar at UFC 162, but ultimately lost a unanimous decision. He’s now lost two straight in the octagon, including a first round knockout loss to Cub Swanson in September of last year. Oliveira’s last victory was a submission victory over Jonathan Brookins at the Ultimate Fighter 15 Finale.

Strikeforce transfer, Estevan Payan made his promotional debut at UFC 160, but was dominated from start to finish despite showing great heart in en route to a unanimous decision defeat. The loss snapped a seven-fight win streak, which included Strikeforce victories over Alonzo Martinez and Mike Bravo.


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