Nik Lentz vs. Charles Oliveira (welterweight)
Round 1: Lentz catches a kick from Oliveira and puts him down to start the fight, but he doesn’t seem excited to play jiu-jitsu with him. Lentz finally lands in Oliveira’s half guard. Oliveira hops up and immediately goes on the attack. Oliveira consistently getting the Thai plum looking for knees. Lentz is able to avoid most damage, but then gets dropped by a punch. Oliveira gets a guillotine, landing on top and then rolls to guard but Lentz somehow pops out. Now Lentz goes for a guillotine of his own. Oliveira gets out and goes on the attack, takes Lentz down and looks for strikes. The round comes to a close.
MMAWeekly scores R1 10-9 Charles Oliveira
Round 2: Oliveira goes for a flying knee but Lentz catches him and gets him down. Oliveira then looks for a triangle and in the scramble to get out, Lentz ends up on his back but he’s looking for a guillotine. Oliveira lands a knee, but it appeared Lentz was still down but the referee doesn’t step in. Oliveira continues his assault and looks for the rear naked choke. Lentz is unable to get out and taps to the hold. Replays show Lentz’s knee was clearly on the mat when Oliveira landed his strike that effectively ended the fight.
Charles Oliveira def. Nik Lentz by submission (rear naked choke) at 1:48, R2*
*Commission will review this fight due to the illegal knee not called by the referee.