Yesterday danawhite posted a photo saying khabib is officialy retired and wished him all the luck,but with his retirement his light weight title is vacant and Michael Chandler vs Charles Oliveira will fight for the title at ufc 262.
Michael Chandler (22-5), a former multi-time Bellator MMA lightweight champion, arrived in the UFC with a bang earlier this year. At UFC 257, he landed an explosive knockout of Dan Hooker to announce his arrival in the UFC, then called out ex-champ Khabib in a perfectly done promo post-fight.
UFC 262 takes place May 15, 2021. With the addition of Oliveira vs. Chandler, the event now contains the following fights:
Charles Oliveira vs. Michael Chandler – for the vacant UFC lightweight championship
Priscila Cachoeira vs. Gina Mazany
Katlyn Chookagian vs. Viviane Araújo
Alex Perez vs. Matt Schnell
Andrea Lee vs. Antonina Shevchenko
Edson Barboza vs. Shane Burgos
Jordan Wright vs. Jamie Pickett
Christos Giagos vs. Joel Álvarez
Tony Ferguson vs. Beneil Dariush