117 seconds! Deiveson Figueiredo retained the belt with an impeccable finish

117 seconds!  Deiveson Figueiredo retained the belt with an impeccable finish

There is no doubt that Deiveson Figueiredo He is a very complete fighter, so he already got his first defense in the UFC 255. After submitting in just 117 seconds to Alex Perez, the Brazilian was left with the belt under his belt. In this way, after a gigantic night in Las Vegas, the aforementioned ended one of the most impressive shows of the year.

Deiveson He came from beating Benavidez in July, so he had no problem redoing it in the most important cage in the world. He repeated his image against Alex Perez and went home more than satisfied. Of course, this time it took less than the previous one, since it took less than two minutes for everything to finish. After that, he looked towards what is coming, where Brandon Moreno appears.

The Mexican mentioned before was on the same card, where he liquidated Brandon Royval, an undefeated who also had his chance to reach the title fight. Thus, Deiveson He then spoke to the press, where he explained the following about it: “Brandon, if you want to fight, come. Let’s do it in December. Of course he wants a new defense and the Central American wants to take his belt off him.

Moreno’s word

“I train all day for fights like this and I am totally ready for the title fight. I want to be there and I deserve it. Honestly, I respect Cody who had taken the fight, but I don’t care. I don’t need the title, I need to fight the best. I’m just ready to fight the best. I saw him grab his arm, but I really don’t know how I won it. All I know is that I won it, “said Brandon Moreno, at the end of his fight.

UFC 255 Results

Main Card

Deiveson Figueiredo (first round submission win) vs. Alex Perez.
Valentina Shevchenko (unanimous decision win) vs. Jennifer Maia.
Mike Perry vs. Tim Means (win by unanimous decision).
Katlyn Chookagian (unanimous decision win) vs. Cynthia Calvillo.
Maurício Rua vs. Paul Craig (second round TKO win).


Brandon Moreno (victory by TKO in the first round) vs. Brandon Royval.
Joaquin Buckley (second round knockout win) vs. Jordan Wright.
Antonina Shevchenko (second round TKO win) vs. Ariane Lipski.
Daniel Rodrigues vs Nicolas Dalby (win by unanimous decision).

First Preliminaries

Alan Jouban (win by unanimous decision) vs. Jared Gooden.
Kyle Daukaus (unanimous decision win) vs. Dustin Stoltzfus.
Louis Cosce vs. Sasha Palatnikov (victory by TKO in the third round).

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