We are fewer than a single thirty day period away from the following Greatest Preventing Championship (UFC) fork out-for each-watch (PPV) party, as UFC 255 is set to go down on Nov. 21 reside on ESPN+ PPV from inside UFC APEX in Las Vegas. The most important event will see newly-topped UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo defend his 125-pound title against streaking contender Alex Perez.
Former UFC bantamweight winner Cody Garbrandt was envisioned to fall down in excess weight to obstacle Figueiredo, but “No Love” was pressured to withdraw due to COVID-19.
Though UFC was contemplating the elimination of the men’s flyweight division all with each other issues have improved for the improved in excess of the past year. Following previous winner Henry Cejudo vacated his title it remaining Figueiredo to obstacle veteran Joseph Benavidez for the vacant strap. Figueiredo had to beat Benavidez 2 times right after failing to make championship fat in their initially struggle but at some point obtained it performed in the rematch.
Now Figueiredo will test to create his own legacy at 125 lbs by defending his title and maintaining the excess weight class afloat. Standing in his way will be Perez, who has been 1 of the most underrated associates of the division given that his arrival again in 2017. Perez holds a UFC report of 6-1, losing only to Benavidez by using TKO almost two a long time in the past.
The official UFC 255 battle poster can be witnessed underneath courtesy of UFC:
In addition to the men’s flyweight headliner, reigning UFC women’s flyweight winner Valentina Shevchenko will defend her title versus Jennifer Maia in the co-major occasion. Shevchenko is looking to earn her fourth-straight title defense in just the earlier two yrs, proving once yet again that she is just one of the finest pound-for-pound fighters in the planet today.
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