Jan 22 2022
Saturday

Honda Center, Anaheim, United States

Co-Main Event
5 rounds contest @ Flyweight
18-5-0
UD 5

Score cards

  • 47-48
  • 47-48
  • 47-48
UD 5
20-1-0

Belts on The Line

UFC Flyweight Championship

The tape

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

Tape record

Form
18
Wins
20
3
By KO
9
17
KO%
45
10
By SUB
8
56
SUB%
40
5
Loses
1
0
Stopped
0
0
Tapped
0
2
Draws
1
2011
Debut
2012
25
Bouts
22
62
Rounds
40
4 hours, 32 minutes
Fight Time
2 hours, 46 minutes

Tape rankings @ Flyweight

-
UFC
1
-
Bellator
-
1
Tapology
2

Brandon Moreno vs Deiveson Figueiredo report

Who won Moreno vs Figueiredo III?

Deiveson Figueiredo beat Brandon Moreno by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest during the co-main event of UFC 270, on Saturday 22nd January 2022 at Honda Center in Anaheim.

The scorecards were announced as 48-47, 48-47, 48-47 in favor of the winner Deiveson Figueiredo.

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.

Moreno vs Figueiredo III stats

Brandon Moreno stepped into the octagon with a record of 18 wins, 5 losses and 2 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 10 by submission.

Deiveson Figueiredo made his way to the cage with a record of 20 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 9 of those wins coming by knock out and 8 by submission.

Deiveson Figueiredo marked his 16th fight for them, having made his own debut for the promotion in 2017.

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

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%.

Brandon Moreno was the younger man by 6 years, at 30 years old.

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

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

Moreno vs Figueiredo III form

Figueiredo had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight before this contest, 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, United States.

Previous to that, 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.

Going into that contest, he had won against 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.

Before that, he had beaten 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.

He had defeated Joseph Benavidez at UFC on ESPN+ 27 on 29th February 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at Chartway Arena, Norfolk, United States.

Activity check

Figueiredo's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.4 rounds on average.

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