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If victorious at UFC 259, Askar Askarov wants winner of Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno 2

LAS VEGAS – Askar Askarov answered media questions on Wednesday ahead of his bout at UFC 259.
Askarov (12-0-1 MMA, 2-0-1 UFC) discussed his flyweight matchup with Joseph Benavidez (28-7 MMA, …read more

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Joseph Benavidez Moves Past Championship Dreams, Finds New Motivation to Compete

Joseph Benavidez did some soul searching after his loss to Deiveson Figueiredo in the UFC Fight Night 172 headliner this past July. …read more

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UFC books Francisco Figueiredo vs. Jimmy Flick for May 8 event

Francisco Figueiredo has his second UFC opponent and date locked.
The brother of UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo, Francisco Figueiredo (12-3-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) will make his sophomore promotional appearance May …read more

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Brandon Moreno not intimidated by Deiveson Figueiredo's power: 'I know what he's got'

Brandon Moreno entered his first UFC championship bout a confident man, but he’s got even more confidence now that he’ll make a second attempt to claim gold.
Moreno will challenge champion …read more

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UFC odds: Figueiredo only a slight favorite over Moreno

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Check out the betting lines for UFC 263 rematch between flyweight king, Deiveson Figueiredo, and the man he drew even …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno 2 set for UFC 263 in June

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One of the greatest title fights in UFC history will get a second go-round at UFC 263. While the women’s …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno rematch set for June 12

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As expected, Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno are getting five more …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno flyweight title rematch set for June 12

A rematch between UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo and top contender Brandon Moreno is set for June 12, according to Ariel Helwani of ESPN. The UFC flyweight title rematch between …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno 2 Is Set For June 12

There is now a date set for Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno 2. According to an ESPN report Thursday, Deiveson Figueiredo will defend his flyweight title against Brandon Moreno on …read more

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Figueiredo Vs Moreno Rematch Booked For June 12

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Reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo is scheduled to rematch top contender Brandon Moreno on June 12, …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo, Brandon Moreno set for UFC flyweight title rematch on June 12

After engaging in an instant classic last year, Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno will run it back in a UFC flyweight title rematch.
Reigning 125-pound champion Figueiredo (20-1-1 MMA, 9-1-1 UFC) …read more

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Sources: Figueiredo-Moreno title rematch June 12

After fighting to a draw in one of the best clashes of 2020, UFC flyweight champ Deiveson Figueiredo will again face Brandon Moreno on June 12 at a location still …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno 2 Is Set For June 12

There is now a date set for Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno 2. According to an ESPN report Thursday, Deiveson Figueiredo will defend his flyweight title against Brandon Moreno on …read more

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Figueiredo Eyes Moreno Rematch In June

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Reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo is expected to grant top contender Brandon Moreno an immediate rematch …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo wants Brandon Moreno rematch in June according to manager

Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno 2 will happen later than expected. After Figueiredo and Moreno fought to a draw at UFC 256 in December, it was clear an immediate rematch …read more

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Brandon Moreno targeting UFC title rematch in April, but waiting for Deiveson Figueiredo

Brandon Moreno is ready to go. But for now, he has to play a waiting game.
Healthy and training, Moreno (18-5-2 MMA, 7-2-2 UFC) hopes a UFC flyweight title rematch against …read more

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Pantoja: I Could Only Think Of Figueiredo While Fighting Manel Kape

Alexandre Pantoja is obsessed with rematching UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo. It was just last year that Deiveson Figueiredo and Alexandre Pantoja battled in a “Fight of the Night” battle. …read more

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Pantoja: I Could Only Think Of Figueiredo While Fighting Manel Kape

Alexandre Pantoja is obsessed with rematching UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo. It was just last year that Deiveson Figueiredo and Alexandre Pantoja battled in a “Fight of the Night” battle. …read more

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Alexandre Pantoja calls for rematch with Deiveson Figueiredo

Alexandre Pantoja called for a rematch against UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo following his win over Manel Kape at UFC Vegas 18. Pantoja won a hard-fought unanimous decision over Kape …read more

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Alexandre Pantoja wants Deiveson Figueiredo rematch, thinks he was deceived in first bout

LAS VEGAS – Alexandre Pantoja wants to get his hands on the champion one more time.
The UFC flyweight contender is hoping to land a rematch with Deiveson Figueiredo following Pantoja’s …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo promises to shut up “big mouth” Henry Cejudo after Brandon Moreno rematch

UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo promised to shut up “big mouth” Henry Cejudo after his rematch with Brandon Moreno. Figueiredo was the “MMA Fighter of the Year” in 2020 after …read more

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Figueiredo wants to ‘shut up’ Cejudo after Moreno: ‘They talk too much’ 

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Flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo wants to silence the trash talkers in his next UFC outings. The UFC flyweight champion Deiveson …read more

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Jerome Rivera plans to take Francisco Figueiredo’s “soul” and put the champ on notice

Jerome Rivera knows he can send a direct message to Deiveson Figueiredo on Wednesday. At UFC Fight Island 8, Rivera is set to welcome Deiveson Figueiredo’s brother in Francisco to …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo expects brother to make UFC history: ‘I see him as a copy of Adesanya’

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Francisco Figueiredo, the brother of Deiveson Figueiredo, will make his UFC debut on January 20 at UFC FIGHT ISLAND 8: …read more

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UFC on ESPN 20's Douglas Silva de Andrade aims to follow in Deiveson Figueiredo's footsteps

ABU DHABI – Douglas Silva de Andrade spoke to the media Friday ahead of UFC on ESPN 20.
De Andrade (26-3 MMA, 4-3 UFC) discussed his featherweight bout with Lerone Murphy …read more

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Cody Garbrandt Calls For Fight With Jose Aldo

Cody Garbrandt is looking to fight Jose Aldo, as he doesn’t want to wait for the flyweight title. Garbrandt was supposed to fight Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 255 for the …read more

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Cody Garbrandt Calls For Fight With Jose Aldo

Cody Garbrandt is looking to fight Jose Aldo, as he doesn’t want to wait for the flyweight title. Garbrandt was supposed to fight Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 255 for the …read more

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Brandon Moreno Issues A Firm Reminder To Deiveson Figueiredo

Brandon Moreno has a stern reminder for UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo. At UFC 255, Deiveson Figueiredo narrowly escaped with his flyweight championship when his main event bout against Brandon …read more

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Brandon Moreno Issues A Firm Reminder To Deiveson Figueiredo

Brandon Moreno has a stern reminder for UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo. At UFC 255, Deiveson Figueiredo narrowly escaped with his flyweight championship when his main event bout against Brandon …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo challenges Henry Cejudo to bantamweight fight

Reigning UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo is hoping to fight the division’s former champ Henry Cejudo—at bantamweight. Figueiredo has not fought since December, when he defended the flyweight strap in …read more

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Moreno puts Figueiredo on blast for suggesting BMF title fight with Cejudo

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Brandon Moreno wants to remind Deiveson Figueiredo that the two have unfinished business. Brandon Moreno has put …read more

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Figueiredo Suggests Bantamweight Fight with Cejudo ‘So He Doesn't Make Any Excuses’

After finishing 2020 with a five-round war against Brandon Moreno that turned out to be one of the year’s best bouts, flyweight champ Deiveson Figueiredo is completely focused on his …read more

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Henry Cejudo sends warning to Deiveson Figueiredo: “I will knock this guy out”

Former UFC champion Henry Cejudo says he would KO current flyweight kingpin Deiveson Figueiredo if they meet inside the Octagon. Cejudo was, of course, both the UFC flyweight and bantamweight …read more

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Dana White guarantees Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno rematch

After a potential fight of the year in the UFC’s final pay-per-view of 2020, it appears flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo and top contender Brandon Moreno will run it back.

In a …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo responds to ‘fatso’ Henry Cejudo: ‘I am going to knock you out’

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It didn’t take long for UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo to clap back at Henry Cejudo.
Taking to Instagram, the Brazilian …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo says he’ll knock out ‘fatso’ Henry Cejudo

The war of words between current and former UFC flyweight champions has begun as Deiveson Figueiredo responded to Henry Cejudo’s recent trash talk on Thursday. After receiving his honors as …read more

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UFC champ Deiveson Figueiredo responds to Henry Cejudo with a threat – in English

Henry Cejudo once said he would be more inclined to come out of retirement and fight Deiveson Figueiredo if the UFC flyweight champion spoke English.
Well, the champ has spoken.
Cejudo (16-2 …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno rematch targeted for April or May

UFC president Dana White confirmed the flyweight title fight between Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno is being targeted for this spring. White did a Q&A with ESPN+ subscribers this week …read more

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Dana White expects Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno rematch to happen in April or May

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While not official just yet, UFC President Dana White has laid out a potential …read more

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