Alex Perez has opened up on his reduction to Deiveson Figueiredo.
In the principal celebration of UFC 255, Perez stepped up on relatively short see, and early on had accomplishment against Figueiredo. Nonetheless, he built one mistake and acquired caught in a submission endeavor and ultimately had to faucet out.
For Perez, he understands he was performing properly right up until he obtained caught.
“Honestly, I felt the combat was, for as long as it lasted on the feet, I was in no crazy danger,” Perez informed MMA Junkie. “It’s one very simple mistake. I’ve often said, time and time again, it’s whoever is on that day. We both equally took place to be on. He transpired to be a tiny little bit improved (with) a slick guillotine.”
With the loss, Alex Perez is now 6-2 inside of the Octagon with notable wins more than Jussier Formiga, and Jordan Espinosa. His other loss came to Joseph Benavidez back in 2018.
At this time, the fourth-rated flyweight contender does not have his subsequent combat booked. It is most likely he will get a leading-5 man future time out. Nonetheless, owing to him remaining completed in the 1st round, Perez will likely need to have to string jointly a few of wins in a row to get a shot at the flyweight title once more.