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Who won Formiga vs Figueiredo?
Jussier Formiga beat Deiveson Figueiredo by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of UFC on ESPN+ 6, on Saturday 23rd March 2019 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Jussier Formiga.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
Formiga vs Figueiredo stats
Jussier Formiga stepped into the octagon with a record of 22 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws and 10 by submission.
Deiveson Figueiredo made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 15 wins and 0 draws, with 8 of those by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Figueiredo had a massive power advantage over Formiga, boosting at 53% knock out percentage over Formiga's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Formiga had an advantage over Figueiredo, with a 45% submission rate over Figueiredo's 33%.
Jussier Formiga was the older man by 3 years, at 37 years old.
Figueiredo had 1-inch reach advantage.
Formiga was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 12 more fights, and made his debut in 2005, 6 years and 9 months earlier than Figueiredo, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 26 more professional rounds, 74 to Figueiredo's 48.
Formiga's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 8 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 10 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
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