Brandon Moreno has a stern reminder for UFC flyweight winner Deiveson Figueiredo.
At UFC 255, Deiveson Figueiredo narrowly escaped with his flyweight championship when his main celebration bout in opposition to Brandon Moreno was ruled a majority attract. In the aftermath of their classic battle, all events agreed that a rematch was in order, together with the top rated of the UFC brass.
However, it would appear that Figueiredo has now shifted his notice elsewhere, specially in the course of the flyweight winner who preceded him, “Triple C” himself, Henry Cejudo. Nonetheless really substantially the #1 contender for the flyweight strap, Brandon Moreno was not about to enable this unexpected change from Figueiredo go unnoticed or unaddressed.
“Hey @daico_deusdaguerra I read you want to be the flyweight BMF, but I want to ask you how you want to be a BMF if you simply cannot conquer a tiny Mexican kid, I don’t want to talk sh*t about you brother, you know, not my design, I just want to recall you have unfinished enterprise with me,” Moreno published in an Instagram write-up.
“I know you really do not want to see me once more in a prolonged time but notify me what form of winner you are ?PD.- you need to battle if you want to get far more of people fucking unattractive apparel you [email protected] translate, make sure you. Finish of the message.!!”
Is Cejudo A Accurate Risk To Brandon Moreno’s Title Rematch?
This reminder from Moreno may well be quite warranted supplied the truth that the trash converse amongst Figueiredo and Cejudo has been mutual. And one particular thing we know about the UFC title photograph is that no range-1 contender status is secure, specially if the alternate solution is seen as a even bigger attract.
It’s still debatable whether Cejudo is a massive enough draw to interrupt a rematch among Figueiredo and Moreno even if he wanted to, but it doesn’t harm for Moreno to stake his declare just in situation.
Henry Cejudo final competed at UFC 249 in a TKO victory above Dominick Cruz to keep the flyweight title. Cejudo would then retire on the spot, a choice that Dana White has not after questioned or tried to alter, as opposed to the retirement of UFC light-weight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.
Which fight would you be extra intrigued in observing: Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno 2 or Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Henry Cejudo?