After a lot of speculations, we finally know the next opponent of Charles Oliveira.
Many fans imagined it would be Conor McGregor making a return and facing Oliveira with the lightweight title on the line.
However, it seems UFC has decided to go with Islam Makhahchev, who is the strongest contender in the lightweight division.
Many fans including Daniel Cormier and Khabib Nurmagomedov believe that Islam Makhachev is the best lightweight on the planet.
Well, we will find out who the best lightweight of UFC is when Oliveira vs Makhahcve takes place at UFC 281 on Oct 22.
Even though Charles Oliveira won his last fight he did not walk out of the octagon with the lightweight title.
Oliveira vacated the title after missing weight for the fight against Justin Gaethje.
Makhachev and Oliveira will be fighting for the vacant lightweight title and a new champ will be crowned at UFC 281.