Dana White disclosed some fairly stunning information about reigning UFC flyweight winner Deiveson Figueiredo following tonight’s UFC 256 party.
Both equally Figueiredo and Moreno had been making quick turnarounds for tonight’s UFC 256 occasion headliner, as each guys experienced competed at very last months UFC 255 occasion.
Deiveson Figueiredo (20-1-1 MMA) experienced earned his to start with vocation title defense final thirty day period, when he defeated Alex Perez in the very 1st spherical with a guillotine choke. That victory marked the Brazilians fifth in a row, and fourth consecutive end. It also resulted in a bag total of cash from UFC President Dana White.
In the meantime, Brandon Moreno (18-5-2 MMA) had also emerged victorious with a to start with spherical get at UFC 255, this following scoring a TKO stoppage above Brandon Royval. ‘The Assassin Toddler‘ experienced long gone 4–1 in his earlier 5 fights all round ahead of tonight’s UFC 256 headliner.
Tonight’s UFC 256 key event proved to be a person of the greatest fights in UFC history. Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno went to complete war for twenty-five straight minutes with both equally males coming near to earning a finish. In the end, a reduced blow proved high priced for the champ as he was deducted a position that led to a vast majority draw ruling from the judges in attendance.
Official UFC 256 End result: Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno ruled a majority draw (47-46, 47-47 x2)
Throughout tonight’s UFC 256 post-battle press convention Dana White shared the stunning information that Deiveson Figueiredo had been hospitalized yesterday evening. Even though the UFC President did not verify if the champs clinic go to was similar to his weigh slice, he did note that Figueiredo had been taken to the medical center Friday evening owing to ailment.
Remarkably, the promotions reigning flyweight champ not only competed at tonight’s celebration but also treated lovers to 20-five of the finest minutes in the sports historical past.
Next his 5 round war with Brandon Moreno, Deiveson Figueiredo returned to the clinic for every Dana White.
The brash UFC boss also extra that he programs to “absolutely” do a rematch involving Figueiredo and Moreno subsequent.
This report to start with appeared on BJPENN.com December 13, 2020