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UFC 262 Staff Picks

After an exciting UFC Vegas 26 card, it’s time to turn our focus to UFC 262 with our UFC 262 Staff Picks! We will finally get to see the resolution of the UFC’s lightweight title picture when the main event is in the books.

Charles Oliveira and Michael Chandler will end the night with a fight for the vacant UFC lightweight title in the main event. Tony Ferguson and Beneil Dariush will duke it out in the co-main event in a battle of top lightweights. Matt Schnell and Rogerio Bontorin will face off in a bantamweight scrap that is sure to entertain.

Katlyn Chookagian and Viviane Araujo will battle it out in a flyweight fight that could have future title implications. Shane Burgos and Edson Barboza will kick off the main card in a battle of top-15 featherweights. This will be an action-packed card that you don’t want to miss!

Without further ado, let’s get on to our UFC 262 Staff Picks.

UFC 262 Staff Picks

Haiden Broomfield
2021 Record: 17-6
Chandler Ferguson Schnell Chookagian Barboza
Jude Briosos
2021 Record: 42-19
Oliveira Dariush Bontorin Chookagian Burgos
Jake Broderick
2021 Record: 39-18
Oliveira Dariush Schnell Chookagian Burgos
Dominic Sallee
2021 Record: 45-21
Chandler Ferguson Bontorin Araujo Burgos
Ryan Truland
2021 Record: 38-19
Oliveira Ferguson Schnell Chookagian Burgos
Carter Bergez
2021 Record: 21-11
Oliveira Ferguson Bontorin Araujo Barboza
Ruaraidh Gilmour
2021 Record: 42-24
Oliveira Ferguson Bontorin Araujo Burgos
Leo Johnson
2021 Record: 42-24
Oliveira Dariush Schnell Chookagian Barboza
Lewis Simpson
2021 Record: 42-24
Chandler Dariush Bontorin Chookagian Barboza
Jeff Swartz
2021 Record: 40-26
Chandler Ferguson Schnell Chookagian Burgos
Cooper Burke
2021 Record: 22-15
Oliveira Ferguson Schnell Araujo Barboza
Dion Williams
2021 Record: 39-27
Chandler Dariush Schnell Chookagian Barboza
Ryan Caddick
2021 Record: 27-20
Chandler Dariush Schnell Araujo Burgos
Jake Foley
2021 Record: 13-10
Chandler Ferguson Schnell Chookagian Barboza
Makoa Goble
2021 Record: 37-29
Chandler Dariush Schnell Chookagian Barboza
Danny Podolsky
2021 Record: 28-25
Oliveira Ferguson Bontorin Chookagian Burgos
Kevin Varghese
2021 Record: 29-27
Chandler Ferguson Bontorin Araujo Barboza
James Rees
2021 Record: 34-32
Chandler Dariush Bontorin Araujo Barboza
Julian Murray
2021 Record: 32-34
Oliveira Ferguson Schnell Chookagian Barboza

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