Deiveson Figueiredo shone at UFC 255 and had his first title defense, so he’s already aiming against Brandon Moreno. He had a great victory and wants to repeat it soon. This past Saturday, the Brazilian extended his winning streak to five straight fights, and now he will have perhaps the toughest test for him. Both gave an impeccable image and will collide 21 days later, when they have their own event for the title in the UFC 256.
“I was really disappointed when he didn’t get the bonus for the night for the performance he gave for the fans. And I pressured him to stay here and not go back to Brazil, because December 12 is now. But I’m going to talk to Dana and Hunter (Campbell) and I’m going to pressure him to stay because it’s good for the fight, it’s good for the sport to show his power, ”the current champion began.
On the other hand, Deiveson He also stressed: “I think I’m going to destroy it. I think I’m going to break it so bad, because Brandon Moreno talks a lot of bad things. He has a personal problem with Brandon Moreno. I will destroy Brandon Moreno. But the boss shows the desire to see this fight. The pressure that I am going to have to make the weight that I am going to have. We are in the same place. It is a war for both sides.
«If I’m going to have pressure, he is going to have pressure. But now I’m going back to the hotel, because I put on a wonderful show tonight. I’m the type of champion who says what I’m going to do and then I do it. And I do not receive the bonus of the night? I said: ‘Hey, Dana, if you really like me and I fight here, you have to give me the bonus of the night for sure, “” said the Brazilian, upset that he didn’t have the 50 thousand dollars in his bag.
To close, and continuing with the annoyances for what happened this Saturday at UFC 255, Deiveson Figueiredo He warned: «It’s like that, because I deserve it. I acted. I bring back the emotion. I’m very patient. I know this is my belt. I know I am going to be a champion for a long time. I have no pressure at all. I come here to do what I told everyone I am going to do: I am going to submit in the first round.