The Mexican MMA fighter, Brandon Moreno, had an impressive performance in the UFC 255 and now it will go for the title. After defeating Brandon royval In the last of the preliminaries, you will now have the opportunity to go for the belt Deiveson Figueiredo. With his impeccable work done this Saturday, the Central American became the number 1 contender.
Clearly this was the most anticipated fight, plus there were two titles at stake. Although the Brazilian defended his and Valentina Shevchenko would also do it against Jennifer Maia, his cross against Royval it was the one that attracted the most attention. The winner of them would go out against the winner between Figueiredo and Pérez. Therefore, with the results in place, it is now known that Moreno will have the opportunity to go against the champion.
“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. I only know that I won it », he highlighted Brandon Moreno, at the end of their combat.
What Figueiredo said
There is no doubt that the quality and proposal of Brandon Moreno in the division he is really fearsome for many, so now he threatens the champion. Thus, Deiveson Figueiredo 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 is the one who will seek to remove his belt.
UFC 255 Results
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 (first round TKO win) 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).
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).
And now to contend for the flyweight title! 💪
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