Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno was what numerous people today believe is the finest flyweight battle ever.
The showdown served as the principal celebration of the UFC 256 spend-for each-view celebration on Saturday night time (December 12, 2020) from UFC APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The struggle was for the UFC flyweight title. From start out to complete, it was a wild but fast pace struggle. The very first round saw them exchange head kicks. Moreno was looking to counter strike although Figueiredo was just strolling him down and doing almost nothing with his faints. Moreno did discover achievements with two takedowns in the second spherical although Figueiredo shocked him.
The third spherical saw Figueiredo get a stage taken away from him because of to a terribly put nut kick. Moreno stopped a takedown and got one particular of his possess, but Figueiredo managed to get back to his ft. Figueiredo bought tired in the fourth spherical and led to one more takedown by Moreno. The judges dominated it a vast majority attract so Figueiredo retained the title.
This was an essential contest for each men. Figueiredo was looking to make his most current title defense soon after possessing an amazing, but additional interesting outing in his final combat. He obtained a initially-round submission get above Alex Perez at UFC 255, but did so immediately after he was taken down.
On the flip side, Moreno was looking to make a name for himself following growing up the ranks to make this title struggle.
Let’s see how the fighters reacted to the consequence of this combat: