Deiveson Figueirado Choked Out Joseph Benavidez to Win Title!

A new flyweight champion has finally emerged. This time, Deiveson Figueirado proved that he’s the best active flyweight fighter in the promotion. Catch his latest match below!

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Deiveson Figueirado Choked Out Joseph Benavidez to Win Title!

Once again, Deiveson Figueirado and Joseph Benavidez met in the cage for a clash, which ended with the former putting his rival to sleep with a savage rear-naked choke. Previously, their first bout was also a match for the vacant belt. However, the Brazilian came in overweight, which in turn make him eligible to win the strap. Now, ahead of the second match, the pair once again clashed heads.

On one side, Benavidez stated that this was what drove to the finish. From the look of it, the promotion accepted and booked the clash again. This time, both sides have managed to make weight and prepare for the bloodbath. With his performance, Figueiredo has proved that he is a nightmare for any fighters in this division. If you are a fan of Benavidez, make sure to keep calm when rewatching the fight. 

Deiveson Figueirado Choked Out Joseph Benavidez

The match didn’t last long, where the Brazilian successfully catch Benavidez with a left hook just after 45 seconds into the fight. However, that didn’t stop there, Figueirado followed his prey to the ground, then trying to smash him with elbows. The guy was also searching for open to throw in the rear-naked choke. Benavidez endured and finally was able to get back back to his feet. While he did some volume, Figueiredo doesn’t seem fazed at all. Once again, after dropping Benavidez, he secured his third KO of the round with his strikes. Finally, it ended when he cranked in the savage rear-naked choke, sending his rival to sleep. 

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Whatever you said, Figueiredo is a worthy champion of the title. Now, the question of who will be fighting Figueiredo remained unspoken. It looks like the Brazilian will be sitting on the throne for a while.