Orlando, FL – All it took was three minutes for Charles Oliveira to tap out his opponent and return to winning ways in the featherweight division.
UFC on Fox 17 took place December 19, 2015 at the Amway Center in Orlando, Fl. Myles Jury vs Charles Oliveira was contested on the preliminary portion of the event. It is worth noting that Oliveira missed weight for this bout, coming in at 150.5lbs.
After a short feeling out process, both athletes looked to take the fight against the cage. At the four minute mark, Oliveira landed a slick trip takedown and began to advance his position, taking the back of Jury. Shortly thereafter, Oliveira locked in a body triangle, attempting to find the hooks. Jury managed to spin out and get to his feet, but in doing so gave Oliveira his neck. Oliveira transitioned into a strong guillotine choke, and forced Jury to tap out at 3:05.
Taking the victory, Charles Oliveira moves up to 21-5 as Myles Jury falls to 15-2, losing his debut performance at featherweight.
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