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Kape To Serve As Backup For Figueiredo Vs. Moreno Title Fight

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Former RIZIN bantamweight champion Manel Kape will serve as a backup for the Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno flyweight title …read more

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UFC procures backup fighter for Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno title fight at UFC 256

The UFC now has a backup fighter in place for the UFC 256 flyweight title fight between Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno. According to MMAFighting’s Mike Heck, Manel Kape, who …read more

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UFC 256 poster released: Tony Ferguson vs. Charles Oliveira and a historic title-fight turnaround

The UFC puts on its 11th and final pay-per-view of the year on Dec. 12 with UFC 256.
The event is headlined by a flyweight title fight between Deiveson Figueiredo (20-1 …read more

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UFC 256 poster released

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The poster for UFC flyweight champ Deiveson Figueiredo’s record-breaking turnaround is official for the Dec. 12 pay-per-view …read more

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Garbrandt targeting March return vs. Figueiredo

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The former bantamweight champion is still planning on dropping down to flyweight and taking on current champion Deiveson Figueiredo. …read more

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UFC 256: ‘Figueiredo vs Moreno’ Fight Card and Rumors

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to pay-per-view next weekend with UFC 256 as Deiveson Figueiredo prepares to defend the Flyweight Championship once again – this time against rising contender Brandon …read more

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Cody Garbrandt calls Brandon Moreno “a lamb being led to the slaughterhouse” against Deiveson Figueiredo

UFC flyweight contender Cody Garbrandt called Brandon Moreno “a lamb being led to the slaughterhouse” against Deiveson Figueiredo. Garbrandt was actually supposed to be the one who fought Figueiredo at …read more

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Cody Garbrandt targets March return vs. Deiveson Figueiredo, sees himself as 'far superior'

It’s been a rough few months for Cody Garbrandt, but the former UFC bantamweight champion still expects to challenge for the flyweight title in his return.
Garbrandt (12-3 MMA, 7-3 UFC), …read more

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Brandon Moreno Doesn’t Plan On Respecting Figueiredo At UFC 256

Brandon Moreno believes there is a time and a place for when to show reigning flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo respect. Days after both men emerged victorious from their UFC 255 …read more

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Francisco Figueiredo calls it a “dream come true” to join “warrior” brother Deiveson Figueiredo in the UFC

Francisco Figueiredo, the brother of UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo, called it a “dream come true” to join his big bro in the UFC. Manager Wallid Ismail recently announced that …read more

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Still-recovering Garbrandt eyes March title fight

Although he is still recovering from COVID-19 symptoms, Cody Garbrandt believes he will be ready to challenge Deiveson Figueiredo for the UFC’s flyweight title in March. …read more

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Brandon Moreno unafraid of champ Deiveson Figueiredo: 'I'm not going out there to respect him'

Brandon Moreno respects the UFC’s flyweight champion, but he won’t once he’s standing across from him next month.
The Mexican UFC title challenger fights champ Deiveson Figueiredo in the UFC 256 …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo happy with $50,000 ‘alimony,’ says Dana White apologized for UFC 255 bonus snub

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Deiveson Figueiredo scored an …read more

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Henry Cejudo Claims Deiveson Figueiredo Is ‘Babysitting’ His Belt, Believes Brandon Moreno Becomes New Champ

Henry Cejudo says Deiveson Figueiredo is just babysitting his flyweight belt for now. After Cejudo vacated his belt, Figueiredo won the vacant title with a submission win over Joseph Benavidez. …read more

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Henry Cejudo makes prediction for Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno

Former UFC flyweight champion Henry Cejudo has made his pick for the upcoming title fight between current champ Deiveson Figueiredo and challenger Brandon Moreno. Henry Cejudo captured the UFC flyweight …read more

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Morning Report: Henry Cejudo says Deiveson Figueiredo is ‘babysitting’ his belt, picks Brandon Moreno to become new champion

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

In 2018, the UFC flyweight division was in dire straits. Though they had a long-time, dominant champion in Demetrious Johnson, the …read more

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‘We f—ked up’ - Dana White owns up to Figueiredo’s bonus snub

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UFC president Dana White admits he made a mistake in failing to give Deiveson Figueiredo at $50K bonus at UFC …read more

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UFC Signs Francisco Figueiredo, Brother of Flyweight Champ Deiveson Figueiredo

The UFC is adding the younger brother of reigning flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo to its roster. …read more

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UFC signs Deiveson Figueiredo’s brother

Francisco Figueiredo (right) joins his brother Deiveson in signing for the UFC. | Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Another Figueiredo has joined …read more

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Video: White gives Figueiredo $50k bonus

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Following his first title defense at UFC 255, a dominant submission victory, Deiveson Figueiredo was suprised to find himself without …read more

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UFC signs the brother of Deiveson Figueiredo

MMA manager Wallid Ismail has announced on social media that the UFC has signed Francisco Figueiredo, the brother of Deiveson Figueiredo. It’s been a good few weeks for the Figueiredo …read more

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UFC signs Francisco Figueiredo, brother of flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo

The Figueiredo family has another member on the UFC roster after the company inked a deal with Brazilian bantamweight Francisco Figueiredo, his manager Wallid Ismail announced on social media.
“Sniper” Figueiredo, …read more

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Brandon Moreno Explains How UFC 256 Title Fight Against Deiveson Figueiredo Came Together

Brandon Moreno will be getting his first UFC title shot on less than ideal circumstances. In the main event of UFC 256, Moreno is set to challenge Deiveson Figueiredo just …read more

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UFC Rankings Report: Deiveson Figueiredo Moves Up P4P Rankings

The UFC rankings have been updated following UFC 255! Check out all the changes below! Men’s Pound for Pound: After his first successful flyweight title defense, Deiveson Figueiredo moves up …read more

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Video: Dana White gives Deiveson Figueiredo bonus after UFC 255 snub

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Saturday was a triumphant night for Deiveson Figueiredo, but something was definitely missing.
The Brazilian star’s first UFC flyweight title defense …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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UFC 255 Fight Motion: Deiveson Figueiredo, Valentina Shevchenko slo-mo highlights

UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo made quick work of Alex Perez in the UFC 255 main event. Within days of his victory, Figueiredo inked a deal to defend his belt …read more

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Video | Dana White hands Deiveson Figueiredo 50k in cash, admits he “f*cked up” not giving bonus for UFC 255

UFC president Dana White handed UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo $50,000 in cash and admitted he snubbed him of a bonus at UFC 255. Figueiredo had an incredible performance at …read more

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USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings, Nov. 24: Deiveson Figueiredo climbs P4P list

With his first title defense under his belt, Deiveson Figueiredo is making moves.
Figueiredo, the reigning UFC flyweight champion, looked impressive this past Saturday at UFC 255, where he defeated Alex …read more

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UFC 255 'Fight Motion': Flyweight champions hold their thrones

The UFC flyweight division on both the men’s and women’s side proved again to be in capable hands at UFC 255, with champions Deiveson Figueiredo and Valentina Shevchenko defending their …read more

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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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Henry Cejudo takes aim at Ariel Helwani for suggesting Deiveson Figueiredo saved the flyweight division

Former UFC two-weight world champion Henry Cejudo has taken a shot at ESPN’s Ariel Helwani for comments he made about Deiveson Figueiredo. Figueiredo is coming off the back of a …read more

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Alex Perez Releases Statement On Title Fight Loss To Deiveson Figueiredo

Alex Perez issued a statement after his first-round submission loss to Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 255. In the main event of the card, Perez stepped up on about six weeks’ …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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Cody Garbrandt Not Impressed By Figueiredo’s Latest Win, Targets March Return

It was supposed to be Cody Garbrandt standing across the Octagon from Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 255. …read more

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Making the Grade: UFC 255 edition

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A pair of title fights highlighted UFC 255 on Saturday night as Deiveson Figueiredo defended his flyweight championship with a …read more

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Editorial: How ‘violence gremlin’ Figueiredo beat Perez with everything

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At UFC 255, Deiveson Figueiredo managed to put on a masterclass in less than two minutes. Deiveson Figueiredo is now …read more

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What’s next for the stars of UFC 255?

In the main event of UFC 255, Deiveson Figueiredo was looking for his first title defense when he took on Alex Perez. The co-main event saw Valentina Shevchenko defending her …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo has a ‘personal’ issue with Brandon Moreno: ‘I think I’m going to destroy him’

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Deiveson Figueiredo is already fired up about his next title defense.
Just minutes after he dispatched Alex Perez in the UFC …read more

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Figueiredo Sizable Betting Favorite Over Moreno

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight kingpin Deiveson Figueiredo is just two days removed from his submission victory over Alex Perez, …read more

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Morning Report: Cody Garbrandt reveals ongoing complications with COVID-19, targeting March return

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

On Saturday night, UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo successfully defended his title with a first-round submission of Alex Perez. It was …read more

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UFC 255 results: Final fight stats for Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Alex Perez

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Deiveson Figueiredo successfully defended his title flyweight title at UFC 255. Deiveson Figueiredo made his first defense of his UFC …read more

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UFC 255: Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Alex Perez recap video

Watch the recap and highlights from the UFC 255: Figueiredo vs. Perez main event between flyweight champ Deiveson Figueiredo and challenger Alex Perez from Saturday’s event at the Apex in …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo Plans to ‘Destroy’ Brandon Moreno, Not Worried About Weight Cut

One title defense into his championship reign, Deiveson Figueiredo is already emerging as an extremely confident flyweight king. …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: Matchmaking champs Figueiredo, Shevchenko after UFC 255

Another UFC championship doubleheader went down Saturday at UFC 255 with men’s flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo and women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko both defending their belts.
In the main event, Figueiredo …read more

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5 biggest takeaways from UFC 255: Deiveson Figueiredo's quick turn, Mike Perry's future, more

What mattered most at UFC 255 in Las Vegas? Here are a few post-fight musings … …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo Plans to ‘Destroy’ Brandon Moreno, Not Worried About Making Weight Again

One title defense into his championship reign, Deiveson Figueiredo is already emerging as an extremely confident flyweight king. …read more

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UFC 255 Aftermath: In Deiveson Figueiredo, the UFC finally has the kind of flyweight champion they’ve always wanted

Deiveson Figueiredo | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Last night, at UFC 255, Deiveson Figueiredo made the first defense of his flyweight title, submitting No. 4-ranked …read more

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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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7 Takeaways From UFC 255: Figueiredo vs. Perez

UFC 255 featured a flyweight title fight between Deiveson Figueiredo and Alex Perez. Figueiredo showed that he is a force as the champion of his division and for the lady …read more

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Alex Perez releases statement following quick loss to Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 256

UFC flyweight contender Alex Perez has released a statement in the wake of his first-round submission loss to Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 256. After a destructive TKO over Jussier Formiga …read more

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Alex Perez issues statement on submission loss to champ Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 255

Alex Perez came up short Saturday night, but said he’s already moving on.
The UFC flyweight contender was submitted with a guillotine choke in his attempt to dethrone champion Deiveson Figueiredo …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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Figueiredo Vs. Moreno Booked For UFC 256 ... In 21 Days

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There’ll be no rest for flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo, who is set to make the fastest title turnaround in UFC …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo reacts after being snubbed of a performance bonus at UFC 255

UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo was not thrilled that he was snubbed of a 50k “Performance of the Night” bonus award at UFC 255. Figueiredo defended the 125lbs belt for …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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Deiveson Figueiredo upset at no UFC 255 bonus, but might fight again in December | UFC 255

UFC men’s flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo made the first defense of his belt at UFC 255. Despite a stunning submission to finish the fight in the first round, Figueiredo was …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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Deiveson Figueiredo, Brandon Moreno Agree to Quick Turnaround for Title Bout at UFC 256

It looks like it could be a quick turnaround reigning UFC flyweight champion and the division’s top contender. …read more

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Cody Garbrandt reacts after Deiveson Figueiredo submits Alex Perez at UFC 255

Former UFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt clearly tuned in to watch Deiveson Figueiredo square off with Alex Perez at UFC 255. ‘No Love’ was initially slated to challenge Figueiredo for …read more

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A fearless, powerful flyweight: Deiveson Figueiredo on verge of becoming UFC's next star

Deiveson Figueiredo brought the flyweights back into the spotlight and seized the moment with a dominating win at UFC 255. …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 in Tweets: Fighters react to Deiveson Figueiredo’s dominant win, Valentina Shevchenko’s lost round

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UFC flyweight champ Deiveson Figueiredo defended his title for the first time on Saturday night at UFC 255, and he …read more

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Takeaways: What's next for the flyweight champs? How should the UFC develop Joaquin Buckley?

ESPN’s MMA experts discuss wins by Deiveson Figueiredo and Valentina Shevchenko. …read more

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7 Takeaways From UFC 255: Figueiredo vs. Perez

UFC 255 featured a flyweight title fight between Deiveson Figueiredo and Alex Perez. Figueiredo showed that he is a force as the champion of his division and for the lady …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo retains title, scores first-round finish in UFC 255 main event

Flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo put his title on the line for the first time on Saturday in the UFC 255 main event against No. 4 ranked Alex Perez. Figueiredo …read more

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UFC 255 Bonus Report: Antonina Shevchenko nets an extra $50k

The octagon remained in Las Vegas for tonight’s UFC 255 event, a 12-bout fight card headlined by Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Alex Perez. The highly anticipated men’s flyweight title bout did …read more

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Video: Figueiredo defends title, chokes Perez after wild scramble

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Deiveson Figueiredo had a spectacular performance in his first title defense. Deiveson Figueiredo successfully defended his title in an …read more

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UFC 255 results: Deiveson Figueiredo submits Alex Perez in less than two minutes, retains title

Deiveson Figueiredo’s first UFC title defense was quick and successful.
At UFC 255 on Saturday, UFC flyweight champion Figueiredo (20-1 MMA, 9-1 UFC) submitted Alex Perez by guillotine choke at 1:57 …read more

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Twitter reacts to Deiveson Figueiredo's quick tap of Alex Perez to defend title at UFC 255

Deiveson Figueiredo got his title reign off to a strong start on Saturday when he beat Alex Perez in the UFC 255 main event.
After capturing the belt earlier this year, …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo makes quick work of Alex Perez with nasty guillotine choke in UFC 255 main event

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Deiveson Figueiredo needed less than two minutes to successfully defend his flyweight championship for the first time in the UFC …read more

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UFC 255 results: Moreno eyes title shot; Buckley scores another KO

Moreno made his case to be next for champion Deiveson Figueiredo, and Buckley earned another bonus. …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo, Valentina Shevchenko Retain Flyweight Championships Atop UFC 255

Deiveson Figueiredo’s otherworldly squeeze was a mountain too high for Alex Perez. …read more

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Pros react after Deiveson Figueiredo submits Alex Perez at UFC 255

Tonight’s UFC 255 event was headlined by a flyweight title fight between reigning champ Deiveson Figueiredo and challenger Alex Perez. Figueiredo (20-1 MMA) captured the promotions vacant flyweight title this …read more

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UFC 255 live blog: Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Alex Perez

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This is the UFC 255 live blog for Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Alex Perez, the flyweight title headliner for Saturday’s fight …read more

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UFC 255 Results: Deiveson Figueiredo submits Alex Perez (Video)

Tonight’s UFC 255 event is headlined by a flyweight title fight between reigning champ Deiveson Figueiredo and challenger Alex Perez. Figueiredo (19-1 MMA) captured the promotions vacant flyweight title this …read more

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UFC 255: Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Alex Perez live results, discussion, PBP

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Live, blow-by-blow updates for today’s UFC 255 headliner from Vegas. To stream UFC 255 LIVE on ESPN+ PPV click here! …read more

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UFC 255 Deiveson Figueiredo vs Alex Perez: Live results, analysis

Follow all the action live from Las Vegas. …read more

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UFC 255 primer: Figueiredo vs. Perez

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In the main event of UFC 255, Deiveson Figueiredo will defend his UFC flyweight title against Alex Perez. Deiveson Figueiredo (19-1 …read more

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UFC 255 final betting odds: Shevchenko and Figueiredo favored inside the distance

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Here are the final betting odds for ‘UFC 255 – ‘FIGUEIREDO VS PEREZ’, where flyweight champions Deiveson Figueiredo, and …read more

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UFC 255: ‘Figueiredo vs. Perez’ Live Results and Highlights

The Octagon remains in Las Vegas for tonight’s UFC 255 event, a twelve-bout fight card headlined by Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Alex Perez. Figueiredo (19-1 MMA) captured the promotions vacant flyweight …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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UFC 255: Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Alex Perez odds, picks and prediction

(Editor’s note: This post originally published at Sportsbook Wire, part of the USA TODAY Network.)
In a flyweight title main event, champion Deiveson Figueiredo and Alex Perez meet at UFC 255 …read more

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UFC 255 Clash: Figueiredo Vs. Perez!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Flyweight finishers Deiveson Figueiredo and Alex Perez will clash TONIGHT (Sat., Nov. 21, …read more

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Demetrious Johnson can see Deiveson Figueiredo as champ ‘for a very long time,’ intrigued by fight with Henry Cejudo

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If anyone knows about being a UFC flyweight champion, it’s Demetrious Johnson. After all, for nearly six years, he was the promotion’s only …read more

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WATCH: UFC 255 Post-Fight Press Conference Live Stream

The UFC 255 post-fight press conference will be live once the action concludes. In the headliner, Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Alex Perez will collide in a flyweight title clash. UFC 255’s …read more

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UFC 255 TV schedule, start time for Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Alex Perez 

Deiveson Figueiredo, right, will try to defend his title at UFC 255 on Saturday night. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The UFC 255 start time …read more

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WATCH: UFC 255 Post-Fight Press Conference Live Stream

The UFC 255 post-fight press conference will be live once the action concludes. In the headliner, Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Alex Perez will collide in a flyweight title clash. UFC 255’s …read more

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Perez Looks To Shock The World Against Figueiredo

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Reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo will defend his 125-pound strap against No. …read more

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UFC 255 'Embedded,' No. 5: Deiveson Figueiredo, welcome to the 'terror zone'

The UFC returns to pay-per-view Saturday night, with UFC 255 and a pair of flyweight championship fights atop the bill.
UFC 255 takes place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas …read more

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UFC 255 Results: Figueiredo vs. Perez

UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo defends his title against Alex Perez in the main event of UFC 255 on Saturday in Las Vegas | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC
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Fighter On Fighter: Breaking Down Alex Perez!

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Top-ranked Flyweight contender, Alex Perez (No. 4), will challenge knockout artist, Deiveson Figueiredo, for his title this Saturday (Nov. 21, …read more

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UFC 255: Figueiredo vs. Perez weigh-in face-offs video

Watch the UFC 255: Figueiredo vs. Perez fighters square off for their final face-offs before stepping in the Octagon on Saturday.

Deiveson Figueiredo, Alex Perez, Valentina Shevchenko, Jennifer Maia, and the …read more

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UFC 255 Weigh-In Results: Title Fights Set, Mike Perry Comes In Heavy

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) remains in Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC Apex for UFC 255. In the main event of the card, Deiveson Figueiredo (125) looks to defend …read more

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UFC 255 weigh-ins: Deiveson Figueiredo and Alex Perez on point for men’s flyweight title

Watch the UFC 255: Figueiredo vs. Perez headliners take to the scale at the official weigh-in on Friday, Nov. 20.

Deiveson Figueiredo, who currently holds the men’s flyweight championship, and …read more

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UFC 255 video: Deiveson Figueiredo, Alex Perez hit marks for main event

LAS VEGAS – The UFC 255 main event is official now that the flyweight title fighters have hit their marks on the scale.
In the main event, 125-pound champion Deiveson Figueiredo …read more

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