Charles Oliveira reacts to suspension for jumping cage after UFC 210 win

Charles Oliveira reacts to suspension for jumping cage after UFC 210 win

This past weekend at UFC 210, UFC featherweight Charles Oliveira made [his successful UFC lightweight…

Following his big win over Brooks, Olvieira celebrated as many fighters do, by jumping the cage to celebrate. The New York State Athletic Commission wasn’t too fond of Oliveira’s celebration, and ultimately handed ‘Do Bronx’ a 60-day suspension for the incident. This followed the precedent set by the NYSAC when they suspended UFC middleweight #1 contender Yoel Romero for 60 days for climbing out of the cage to celebrate his 3rd round KO win over Chris Weidman. Ultimately, the suspension fell under the category of ‘exiting the fighting area’.

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