Dec 12 2020
Saturday

UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States

Main Event
5 rounds contest @ Flyweight
20-1-0
MD 5
MD 5
18-5-0

Belts on The Line

UFC Flyweight Championship

The tape

36
Age
30
5' 5" / 165 cm
Height
5' 7" / 170 cm
68.1" / 173 cm
Reach
70.1" / 178 cm

Tape record

SUBSUBKOSUBUD
Form
KOUDUDSDKO
20
Wins
18
9
By KO
3
45
KO%
17
8
By SUB
10
40
SUB%
56
1
Loses
5
0
Stopped
0
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
1
2012
Debut
2011
21
Bouts
24
35
Rounds
57
2 hours, 21 minutes
Fight Time
4 hours, 7 minutes

Tape rankings @ Flyweight

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UFC
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Bellator
-
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Tapology
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Deiveson Figueiredo vs Brandon Moreno report

Who won Figueiredo vs Moreno?

Deiveson Figueiredo drew with Brandon Moreno by majority draw in their 5 round contest during the main event of UFC 256, on Saturday 12th December 2020 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.

The scorecards were announced, meaning it was a majority draw.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).

This contest was for the UFC Flyweight championship.

Figueiredo vs Moreno stats

Deiveson Figueiredo stepped into the octagon with a record of 20 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.

Brandon Moreno made his way to the cage with a record of 18 wins, 5 losses and 1 draw, 3 of those wins coming by knock out and 10 by submission.

This was Deiveson Figueiredo's 16th fight in the UFC, having made his debut for the promotion in 2017.

Deiveson Figueiredo's UFC record stood at 12-3-1, while Brandon Moreno's came in at 9-5-2.

The stats suggested Figueiredo had a large advantage in power over Moreno, boasting a 45% knock out percentage over Moreno's 17%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Moreno had an advantage over Figueiredo, with a 56% submission rate over Figueiredo's 40%.

Deiveson Figueiredo was the older man by 6 years, at 36 years old.

Moreno had a height advantage of 2 inches over Figueiredo. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.

Figueiredo was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 3 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2012, 9 months later than Moreno, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 30 less professional rounds, 56 to Moreno's 86.

Figueiredo vs Moreno form

Deiveson Figueiredo had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight before this 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.

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

Going into that contest, 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.

Before that, he had beaten Alex Perez at UFC 255 on 21st November 2020 by submission in the 1st round in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

He had defeated Joseph Benavidez at UFC Fight Island 2 on 18th July 2020 by submission in the 1st round in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Moreno had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he was victorious against Kai Kara France at UFC 277 on 30th July 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round in their championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 270 on 22nd January 2022 by unanimous decision in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at Honda Center, Anaheim.

Going into that contest, he had won against Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 263 on 12th June 2021 by submission in the 3rd round in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at Gila River Arena, Glendale.

Before that, he had drawn with Deiveson Figueiredo 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.

He had drawn with Askar Askarov at UFC on ESPN+ 17 on 21st September 2019 by split draw in their 3 round contest at Arena Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Deiveson Figueiredo had been fighting more than Brandon Moreno.

Going to this contest, Deiveson Figueiredo had last fought 2 years, 5 months and 28 days ago, while Brandon Moreno's last outing had been 1 year, 11 months and 20 days ago.

Figueiredo's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.

Moreno's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 9 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.8 rounds on average.

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