Tony was called ‘El Cucuy’ for a reason. He was the boogeyman and could continue to fight even while being struck. He always respected Tony Ferguson’s fighting abilities. He called him a good fighter and said he might be a tough opponent.May 16, 2021
Ferguson won the interim belt in UFC against Kevin Lee in October 2017, but was later stripped of the title due to injury, forcing him out of an April 2018 fight against Nurmagomedov.May 6, 2020
Then UFC President Dana White handed him the title belt to make it official. “Si se puede!” Moreno shouted into the microphone in Spanish, telling the thousands in attendance and the many more watching on pay-per-view that indeed, it can be done.Jun 12, 2021
He’s a Mexican from Michigan who can’t speak Spanish. Tony is without a doubt one of the weirdest people I have ever seen.
black belt He holds a black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, Judo, and Muay Thai. Werdum has competed in PRIDE, the UFC, Strikeforce, and Jungle Fight.
Charles Oliveira The lightweight title is no longer vacant. Charles Oliveira defeated Michael Chandler in the main event of UFC 262 to become the new lightweight champion, ending the fight by TKO 19 seconds into the second round.May 16, 2021
Men Division Champion Since Middleweight Israel Adesanya Oct 6, 2019 Welterweight Kamaru Usman Mar 2, 2019 Lightweight Charles Oliveira May 15, 2021 Featherweight Alexander Volkanovski Dec 14, 2019
Former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos will attempt to stop the hype surrounding Islam Makhachev when they meet at UFC 267 on Oct. 30 in Abu Dhabi. Multiple sources confirmed the matchup to MMA Fighting on Tuesday after dos Anjos initially revealed the offer for the fight on social media.Aug 3, 2021
Here Are 5 Must Know Facts About Beneil Dariush. UFC Lightweight veteran Tony Ferguson will be itching to storm back into winning ways after suffering back-to-back losses. He is scheduled to face Beneil Dariush at UFC 262.May 6, 2021
1.8 m Tony Ferguson/Height
The former interim lightweight champion suffered another setback at UFC 262 after he was thoroughly dominated by Beneil Dariush over three rounds in the co-main event. The loss put Ferguson at 0-3 in his past three appearance inside the octagon after falling to Justin Gaethje and Charles Oliveira in 2020.May 18, 2021
Ferguson was born in Oxnard, California, on February 12, 1984, but grew up mainly in Muskegon, Michigan. He is of Mexican heritage. His surname of Ferguson comes from his Scottish American stepfather.