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Brandon Moreno sad to see Cody Garbrandt in career slump: 'Shows you how cruel the sport can be'

While some may take shots at Cody Garbrandt’s recent career slump, Brandon Moreno took a different route.
The UFC flyweight champion has been recently keeping a close eye on Garbrandt, as …read more

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UFC 270 pre-event facts: Brandon Moreno vs. Deiveson Figueiredo trilogy has historic wrinkle

The first marquee UFC event of 2022 arrives Saturday with UFC 270, which takes place at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., with a main card that airs on pay-per-view …read more

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UFC 270 'Embedded,' No. 2: Brandon Moreno throws a birthday party for his daughter

The UFC returns for its first pay-per-view of 2022 on Saturday with UFC 270, which means the fight week video series “Embedded” is back to document the fighters behind the …read more

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Posted on January 18, 2022, 9:16 pm By
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UFC 270 Embedded, Episode 2: ‘He’s no longer a killer, now he’s a calculated killer’

In the second episode of UFC 270 Embedded, Deiveson Figueiredo destroys a Lego UFC title belt at the shooting range and trains with Henry Cejudo, Brandon Moreno celebrates his daughter’s …read more

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From family piñata business to UFC record book, Brandon Moreno aims for historic title reign

Moreno’s family business funded his MMA dream, which continues Saturday when he defends the UFC flyweight title at UFC 270. …read more

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Posted on January 18, 2022, 2:46 pm By
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UFC 270 Countdown: Brandon Moreno vs Deiveson Figueiredo 3

UFC 270 kicks off the new year with two massive title fights. The co-main event marks the end of an epic trilogy as Brandon Moreno defends his flyweight belt against …read more

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UFC 270 Embedded, Episode 1: ‘I knew he was a joke’

In the first episode of UFC 270 Embedded, Brandon Moreno and Deiveson Figueiredo train, Ciryl Gane plays some video games and golfs, Figueiredo gets his hair done, and Francis Ngannou …read more

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Figueiredo On Anaheim, CA: “I Go There To Take Brandon Moreno’s Head”

UFC flyweight Deiveson Figueiredo says he’s going to take 125-pound champion Brandon Moreno’s head off when they meet for the third time at UFC 270.

In 2020, Figueiredo ascended the flyweight …read more

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Video: UFC 270 'Countdown' for Brandon Moreno vs. Deiveson Figueiredo

Did you miss the debut of UFC 270 “Countdown” or just want to watch it again? Check out the co-main event preview now.
The segment takes a special look at the flyweight …read more

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Brandon Moreno 'excited to feel that good vibe' from Hispanic and Mexican fans at UFC 270

Aside from Mexico, perhaps the closest that UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno could get to a proverbial home game is fighting in Southern California.
According to the latest U.S. Census Bureau …read more

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Moreno discusses how life has changed since winning title

UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno at UFC Fan Experience in 2021. | Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC

UFC flyweight champ Brandon Moreno is due to …read more

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Posted on January 15, 2022, 8:46 pm By
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Brandon Moreno reacts to surprise, life-size Lego UFC belt: 'It's very, very beautiful'

Brandon Moreno’s 2022 is off to a magnificent start.
The UFC flyweight champion and avid Lego builder received a pleasant surprise earlier this week, as he was awarded a life-size Lego …read more

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Ahead of UFC 270 trilogy with Deiveson Figueiredo, Brandon Moreno aims to build legacy, clean division

Becoming champion isn’t enough for Brandon Moreno.
Moreno (19-5-2 MMA, 7-2-2 UFC) made history by becoming the first Mexico-born UFC champion when he submitted Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 263 in June. The …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #3225: Guests Brandon Moreno and Andrew Simon, Covington-Masvidal, Cormier-Jones

Thursday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here.
On Episode 3,225, the boys bring on guests Brandon Moreno and Andrew Simon. Moreno is getting set to …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo says Henry Cejudo will be in corner to watch knockout of ‘traitor’ Brandon Moreno

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Deiveson Figueiredo will have his former rival turned teammate Henry Cejudo in his corner when he attempts to get revenge …read more

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UFC champ Brandon Moreno's goal in Deiveson Figueiredo trilogy is 'making a statement'

LAS VEGAS – UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno wants to close out his chapter with Deiveson Figueiredo in emphatic fashion.
With their series at a standstill, Moreno (19-5-2 MMA, 7-2-2 UFC) …read more

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UFC 270 main card lineup set featuring Francis Ngannou vs. Ciryl Gane, Brandon Moreno vs. Deiveson Figueiredo 2, Greg Hardy

Ciryl Gane | Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

The lineup is set for the UFC’s first pay-per-view main card of 2022.
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Kai Kara-France aims to take out Cody Garbrandt and rematch Brandon Moreno for flyweight title

LAS VEGAS – Kai Kara-France sees big implications with a win over Cody Garbrandt.
Kara-France (22-9 MMA, 5-2 UFC) welcomes former bantamweight champion Garbrandt (12-4 MMA, 7-4 UFC) to the flyweight division on Saturday’s …read more

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Brandon Moreno welcomes ‘best sponsor ever’ Deiveson Figueiredo, targets ‘fake people around him’

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UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno was surprised to be booked opposite Deiveson Figueiredo a third straight time, but not that …read more

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