UFC 280 The Thrill and Agony Video: Charles Oliveira’s backstage emotional moment following the Islam Makhachev loss


The UFC 280 edition of The Thrill and the Agony focuses on the top three fights on the pay-per-view card: Islam Makhachev vs. Charles Oliveira, Aljamain Sterling vs. T.J. Dillashaw, and Sean O’Malley vs. Petr Yan.

The footage takes us behind-the-scenes into the immediate aftermath of Makhachev’s second-round submission win over Oliveira, which came with former champion and longtime teammate Khabib Nurmagomedov in his corner. Makhachev celebrates with his team, has a run-in with Alexander Volkanovski, and more. Also, we get to see behind the scenes of Oliveira’s locker room after the fight and Oliveira’s rallying speech following the defeat.

In addition, the video gives a behind-the-scenes view into the aftermath of Sterling’s one-sided victory over Dillashaw, O’Malley’s controversial decision over Yan, and more.

UFC 280 was held Oct. 22 in Abu Dhabi. It was aired live via pay-per view.

Check out the full video above.