The brazilian Deiveson Figueiredo could not defeat Brandon Moreno at UFC 256, but the belt remained in his possession. The flyweight title had a majority draw, which left things as they were at the show in Las Vegas. This being the case, he remains champion, but there is already talk that there will be a rematch between the two. The judges’ cards counted it as a 47-46, 47-47, 47-47.
Of course, both came out with everything to stay with the division title, but things got very even and everything ended in a draw. Without a doubt, the Mexican has been the toughest rival up to now for Figueiredo, something that was demonstrated this Saturday night. In the stellar of UFC 256The two of them really sparked off their blows, but neither could be lethal.
What they said in the previous
Being so, in the previous one, Brown He told reporters: “When the UFC gave me the opportunity, I couldn’t believe that moment, it all happened so fast. Right now I am very happy and very proud of what I am doing in this sport and what I am doing not only for myself, but also for my country, my parents, my family. I know that I can be an example for these young people who are starting in this sport. I can show the world, Mexico and Latin America in general that we can do it.
For its part, Deiveson Figueiredo He was spicier and tried to intimidate his rival, which he was later unable to do in the cage: «I think I’m going to destroy him. If I touch it, I’m going to break it. Just touching it. Why Brandon Moreno speaks a lot of bad things about me. I have a personal problem with Brandon Moreno. I think I’m going to destroy Brandon Moreno in December. But I want the boss to show the desire to see this fight.
UFC 256 Results
Deiveson Figueiredo (c) vs. Brandon Moreno – for the Flyweight belt. (Tie).
Tony Ferguson vs. Charles Oliveira (victory by unanimous decision).
Mackenzie Dern (unanimous decision win) vs. Virna Jandiroba.
Kevin Holland (first round knockout win) vs. Jacaré Souza.
Junior dos Santos vs. Ciryl Gane (victory by knockout in the second round).
Cub Swanson (second round knockout win) vs. Daniel Pineda.
Renato Moicano vs. Rafael Fiziev (victory by knockout in the first round).
Gavin Tucker (unanimous decision win) vs. Billy Quarantillo.
Tecia Torres (victory by TKO in the first round) vs. Sam Hugues.
Chase Hooper (first round submission win) vs. Peter Barrett.
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