Previous UFC Bantamweight Winner Cody Garbrandt has analyzed optimistic for COVID-19. As of this composing, his scheduled Flyweight title combat in opposition to Deiveson Figueiredo on November 21st at UFC 255 is still scheduled to go in advance as prepared.
AG Fight was the to start with to report that Garbrandt experienced tested beneficial for the virus. He is reportedly carrying out well although he has been possessing some headaches. Glover Teixeira not too long ago tested constructive for COVID-19 as perfectly. His battle in opposition to Thiago Santos has since been pushed again to October.
Garbrandt picked up his 1st acquire considering the fact that 2016 in his final struggle at UFC 250. He knocked out Raphael Assuncao on the card. Beforehand, Garbrandt had dropped 3 fights in a row. At UFC 235 he was knocked out by Pedro Munhoz in the 1st round. His two previous fights had been his back again-to-back losses to TJ Dillashaw at UFC 227 and UFC 235.
UFC Flyweight Champion Deiveson Figueiredo gained the vacant title in July in a fight versus Joseph Benavidez. He experienced previously crushed Benavidez in February as effectively but skipped weight. The 32-calendar year-old’s only occupation reduction arrived when he dropped a determination to Jussier Formiga in March of very last year.