Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno 2 set for UFC 263!
If you were sad about missing Figueiredo vs. Moreno 1, we got some good news! The UFC finally booked these two for an exciting rematch at the next event. Catch the full news below!
Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno 2 incoming
You’ll understand our excitement if you have watched the exciting match between Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno. If you haven’t seen it, do yourself a favor and watch it today. Fill with actions from beginning till the end, and it was possibly one of the best fights in UFC history. As both sides were fighting back and forth, even the judges had a hard time choosing the final winner.
The match ended with a draw, leading to people demanding a second rematch as soon as possible. On one side, we have Figueiredo running on his journey to stardom. His fan-friendly fighting style that always aims for a grant finish is a big attraction among his peers, making him a popular name. One of his most famous matches was a legalized beat down against Joseph Benavidez.
Figueiredo successfully captured his rival during this fight, that even his fans were feeling sorry for Benavidez. The UFC Flyweight Champion was set to defend his belt with a match with Cody Garbrandt. However, the latter pulled out due to health issues. After that, Alex Perez became his rival, but the matchmaking met many complaints as people thought Moreno deserved this fight more. On the other hand, Moreno has finished Royval quickly that night. When the UFC was trying to book the main event for UFC 256, both sides stepped in. And the rest was history!
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While they are still small names in the division, this rematch will undoubtedly be one of the most exciting fights of this year. Stay tuned for more updates from us for the upcoming UFC 263 event!