Summer 2024
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Bantamweight
22-3-1
24-4-0

The tape

36
Age
38
5' 5" / 165 cm
Height
5' 8" / 173 cm
68.1" / 173 cm
Reach
68.1" / 173 cm

Full record

UD 3KO 3UD 5SUB 3MD 5
Form
KO 4UD 3KO 2
22
Wins
24
9
By KO
7
41
KO%
29
8
By Sub
1
36
SUB%
4
3
Losses
4
1
Stopped
2
1
Tapped
1
1
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2005
26
Bouts
28
54
Rounds
83
3 hours, 54 minutes
Fight Time
6 hours, 19 minutes

Current rankings @ Bantamweight

8
UFC
11
-
Bellator
-
8
Tapology
15

Deiveson Figueiredo vs Dominick Cruz preview

When is Figueiredo vs Cruz?

Deiveson Figueiredo could potentially face the challenge of Dominick Cruz, in Summer 2024.

The fight would take place over 5 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit would be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).

Figueiredo vs Cruz stats

Deiveson Figueiredo would step into the octagon with a record of 22 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.

Dominick Cruz would make his way to the cage with a record of 24 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.

The stats suggest Figueiredo would have an advantage in power over Cruz, with a 41% knock out percentage over Cruz's 29%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Figueiredo would have a massive advantage over Cruz, boasting at 36% submission rate over Cruz's 4%.

Deiveson Figueiredo is the younger man by 2 years, at 36 years old.

Cruz has a height advantage of 3 inches over Figueiredo. Despite this, both fighters have equal reach.

Figueiredo is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2012, 7 year later than Cruz, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He has fought 29 less professional rounds, 54 to Cruz's 83.

Figueiredo vs Cruz form

Deiveson Figueiredo has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he won against Rob Font at UFC Fight Night: Dariush vs. Tsarukyan on 2nd December 2023 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Moody Center, Austin, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Brandon Moreno at UFC 283 on 21st January 2023 by knockout in the 3rd round in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Going into that contest, he had won against Brandon Moreno at UFC 270 on 22nd January 2022 by unanimous decision in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at Honda Center, Anaheim, United States.

Before that, he had lost to Brandon Moreno at UFC 263 on 12th June 2021 by unanimous decision in the 3rd round in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at Gila River Arena, Glendale.

He had drawn with Brandon Moreno at UFC 256 on 12th December 2020 by majority draw in their 5 round contest in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Activity check

Figueiredo's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 15 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.8 rounds on average.

Cruz's last 3 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 18 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Figueiredo vs Cruz?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Figueiredo vs Cruz yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.

Deiveson Figueiredo vs Dominick Cruz news

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