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Video: What the Heck, Episode 35: Joaquin Buckley, Brandon Moreno, MJF and Rob Font

On this week’s episode of What the Heck, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck chats with No. 1-ranked UFC flyweight Brandon Moreno (5:13) as he recaps his first-round finish of Brandon Royval …read more

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Brandon Moreno details making of Deiveson Figueiredo title fight hours after UFC 255

Brandon Moreno’s first UFC title fight was made under unprecedented conditions.
Moreno got the call to fight flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo hours after they competed and won their respective bouts this …read more

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Hablemos MMA Extra: Entrevista con Brandon Moreno

(Editor’s note: Hablemos MMA is MMA Junkie’s weekly Spanish-language podcast hosted by reporter Danny Segura. New episodes are released every Monday on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and more of your favorite …read more

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Main & Co-Main Events Confirmed For UFC 256

Deiveson Figueiredo vs Brandon Moreno, Tony Ferguson vs Charles Oliveira To Headline Las Vegas Pay-Per-View
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Deiveson Figueiredo opens as sizable favorite over Brandon Moreno ahead of UFC 256 title fight

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo will once again find himself as a sizable betting favorite as he seeks to defend his …read more

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Deveison Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno named new UFC 256 main event; Ferguson vs. Oliveira co-main

UFC 256 headlining bouts

UFC 256 main event: Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon MorenoUFC 256 co-main event: Tony Ferguson vs. Charles Oliveira

Just three days after Deveison Figueiredo defended his UFC flyweight championship, …read more

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Figueiredo has ‘personal problem’ with Moreno: ‘I’m going to break him’

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UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo wants to settle a score with Brandon Moreno at UFC 256. UFC flyweight champion Deiveson …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo makes bold prediction for Brandon Moreno fight

Despite picking up big wins at UFC 255 last weekend, Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno are already slated to fight again—against each other. Figueiredo, the UFC flyweight champion, and Moreno, …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo Says He Has A Problem With Brandon Moreno, Expects To ‘Destroy’ Him

Deiveson Figueiredo does not like Brandon Moreno. In the main event of UFC 256, Figueiredo is set to defend his flyweight title for the second time when he battles Moreno. …read more

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Posted on November 23, 2020, 3:46 pm By
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Deiveson Figueiredo Says He Has A Problem With Brandon Moreno, Expects To ‘Destroy’ Him

Deiveson Figueiredo does not like Brandon Moreno. In the main event of UFC 256, Figueiredo is set to defend his flyweight title for the second time when he battles Moreno. …read more

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Posted on November 23, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno opening betting odds released for UFC 256

The opening betting odds have dropped for the upcoming UFC flyweight title fight between Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno at UFC 256. Figueiredo submitted Alex Perez in the main event …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno set as co-main event of UFC 256

UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo will make a quick turnaround when he takes on Brandon Moreno in the co-main event of UFC 256. On Saturday night at UFC 255, Figueiredo …read more

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Dana White concerned about weight with Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno

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The UFC aims to capitalize on Deiveson Figueiredo’s dominance at UFC 255 and a ready-made fight with …read more

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Video | Watch Coach Mark Montoya pop the shoulder of Brandon Royval back in place following loss at UFC 255

MMA coach Marc Montoya had to pop in the shoulder of Brandon Royval after he suffered an injury TKO loss to Brandon Moreno at UFC 255. Royval took on Moreno …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno targeted for UFC 256

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It didn’t take long for flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo to likely book his next title defense after agreeing to face …read more

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Sources: Figueiredo, Moreno agree to Dec. bout

UFC flyweight champ Deiveson Figueiredo and top contender Brandon Moreno have agreed to fight at UFC 256 on Dec. 12, sources told ESPN. …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo angry about bonus snub, but vows to 'destroy' Brandon Moreno

LAS VEGAS – Devision Figueiredo sure thought he deserved a “Performance of the Night” bonus after submitting Alex Perez in under two minutes on Saturday in the main event of …read more

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Dana White: UFC looking to turn Deiveson Figueiredo around vs. Brandon Moreno in December

LAS VEGAS – Dana White likes to say he never makes matchups the night of the fights, but UFC 255 proved an exception to the rule.
Moments after UFC flyweight champion …read more

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UFC 255 results: Brandon Moreno stops Brandon Royval following agonizing shoulder injury

Top flyweight contender Brandon Moreno continued his recent success on Saturday, but did so in an unusual fashion.
An action-packed UFC 255 featured preliminary bout between Moreno (18-5-1 MMA, 6-0-1 UFC) …read more

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UFC 255 video: Brandon Moreno earns first-round stoppage after Brandon Royval suffers brutal shoulder injury

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Brandon Moreno is ready for his title shot.
Already ranked No. 1 in the world at 125 pounds, “The Assassin Baby” …read more

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Brandon Moreno takes out Brandon Royval to keep No. 1 contender spot at UFC 255

Top ranked featherweight contender Brandon Moreno faced No. 6 ranked Brandon Royval in the featured fight on the UFC 255 preliminary fight card on Saturday. Moreno scored his 13th …read more

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UFC 255 Prelims: Brandon Royval Dislocates Shoulder in TKO Defeat to Brandon Moreno

Brandon Moreno removed the last remaining obstacle standing between him and a shot at the undisputed Ultimate Fighting Championship flyweight crown. …read more

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UFC 255 results & video: Moreno stops Royval with ground strikes, Buckley KO’s Wright

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Check out the results and highlights from the UFC 255 prelims, where Brandon Moreno stopped Brandon Royval with one-second remaining …read more

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Brandon Moreno wants to fight Brandon Royval, Alex Perez and Deiveson Figueiredo consecutively at UFC 255

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Brandon Moreno is admittedly frustrated with what has gone on with the flyweight title picture but is well-aware he needs to …read more

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Brandon Royval believes fight with Brandon Moreno is the true main event of UFC 255

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Like most fans of high action fights, Brandon Royval is excited to test his skills against a man many believe …read more

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Brandon Moreno plots UFC 255 statement vs. Brandon Royval to secure title shot

Brandon Moreno spoke to reporters on Wednesday ahead of UFC 255.
Moreno (17-5-1 MMA, 5-2-1 UFC) discussed his flyweight matchup with Brandon Royval (12-4 MMA, 2-0 UFC), his plan to deliver …read more

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Brandon Royval: UFC 255 fight with Brandon Moreno could 'take a year off my life'

Brandon Royval spoke to reporters Wednesday ahead of UFC 255.
Royval (12-4 MMA, 2-0 UFC) discussed his flyweight matchup with Brandon Moreno (17-5-1 MMA, 5-2-1 UFC), his quick rise up the …read more

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Posted on November 20, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Brandon Royval says Brandon Moreno fight will be “15 minutes of me whooping his ass”

Brandon Royval is confident he will prove the doubters wrong once again when he fights Brandon Moreno. At UFC 255, Royval is the betting underdog once again as he has …read more

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Brandon Royval plans to show off his MMA IQ against Brandon Moreno at UFC 255

This past September in his bout versus Kai Kara-France at UFC 253, flyweight Brandon Royval experienced something he doesn’t think he had in his previous seven years as a fighter: …read more

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Brandon Moreno “disappointed” he didn’t get title shot, but plans for a “war” against Brandon Royval

Brandon Moreno believes he should be the one fighting for the UFC flyweight title at UFC 255. Originally, Deiveson Figueiredo was supposed to defend his belt against Cody Garbrandt. However, …read more

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UFC 255 Embedded: Shevchenko sisters prep for championship weekend

Valentina and Antonina Shevchenko sharpen their tools at a Vegas gym. Brandon Moreno embraces the spotlight. Champ Deiveson Figueiredo and opponent Alex Perez check in to the hotel. Cynthia Calvillo …read more

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UFC 255 Embedded, Episode 2: ‘We need that Mexican hero’

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In the second episode of UFC 255 Embedded, Valentina and Antonina Shevchenko prepare to fight on the same card, Brandon Moreno talks about …read more

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UFC 255 Embedded, Episode 1: A ‘new God of War’

In the first episode of UFC 255 Embedded, Brandon Moreno watches the fights with his manager, Deiveson Figueiredo arrives in Las Vegas, Valentina Shevchenko shows off a photo album, Cynthia …read more

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Brandon Moreno hopes to get Figueiredo-Perez winner, become first Mexican-born UFC champ

Brandon Moreno has his sights set on UFC gold despite recent obstacles.
Moreno, a native of Tijuana, Mexico, remains hopeful in his quest to get a hold of the UFC flyweight …read more

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Posted on November 12, 2020, 2:16 am By
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Brandon Moreno explains why Brandon Royval matchup is more dangerous than Alex Perez

Brandon Moreno thinks things got a bit more dangerous for him.
The flyweight contender fights Nov. 21 at UFC 255 in Las Vegas. Moreno (17-5-1 MMA, 5-2-1 UFC) was scheduled to …read more

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Hablemos MMA #16: Entrevista con Brandon Moreno, resumen de UFC Vegas 13, Bellator 251, noticias, y más

(Editor’s note: Hablemos MMA is MMA Junkie’s weekly Spanish-language podcast hosted by reporter Danny Segura. New episodes are released every Monday on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and more of your favorite …read more

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UFC 255's Brandon Royval says statement win over Brandon Moreno puts him next in line at 125

Brandon Royval is well aware of what’s at stake on Nov. 21.
Royval (12-4 MMA, 2-0 UFC) faces Brandon Moreno at UFC 255 in a matchup that he knows could propel …read more

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Brandon Moreno unhappy – 'sad even' – with flyweight title snub at UFC 255

When Cody Garbrandt was forced out of his flyweight title fight against Deiveson Figueiredo, Brandon Moreno was sure he’d get the call.
Instead, the UFC opted to go with Alex Perez, …read more

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Video: What the Heck, Episode 29: Joaquin Buckley, Aaron Pico, Tracy Cortez, James Krause and Brandon Moreno

On this week’s episode of What the Heck, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck chats with Joaquin Buckley (4:50) following his viral KO win over Impa Kasanganay at UFC Fight Island 5. …read more

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Brandon Moreno vs. Brandon Royval Set for UFC 255

A major bout between Brandon Moreno and Brandon Royval has been added to UFC 255 to complete the flyweight double-header set to take place at the event. Originally slated to …read more

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Brandon Royval replaces Alex Perez, meets Brandon Moreno at UFC 255

Brandon Moreno didn’t go long without an opponent at UFC 255 as he is now set to fight Brandon Royval at the November event.
After an injury to Cody Garbrandt opened …read more

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Brandon Moreno vs. Brandon Royval in the Works for UFC 255

An all-Brandon battle for the ages is coming to a Ultimate Fighting Championship pay-per-view. …read more

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Brandon Moreno vs. Brandon Royval targeted for UFC 255

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The changes continue for the UFC’s November PPV event.
With Alex Perez now facing Deiveson Figueiredo for the UFC flyweight title, Brandon Moreno—who was scheduled to …read more

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Brandon Moreno vs. Brandon Royval targeted to take place at UFC 255

Brandon Moreno will remain on UFC 255 and be in a number one contender fight. Originally, Moreno was supposed to fight Alex Perez while Deiveson Figueiredo was going to defend …read more

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