The UFC Flyweight champion, Deiveson Figueiredo is going to defend his title in a rematch against Brandon Moreno in the co-main event of UFC 263. Here is the UFC 263, Deiveson Figueiredo vs Brandon Moreno 2 Prediction and Fight Preview.
UFC 263: Deiveson Figueiredo vs Brandon Moreno 2 Preview
Deiveson Figueiredo won the vacant UFC Flyweight championship by defeating Joseph Benavidez in a rematch on UFC Fight Night: Figueiredo vs Benavidez 2. He won the first fight against Benavidez too but that time he missed weight so they both fought once again.
This time Figueiredo defeated him by a first-round submission and won the UFC Flyweight title. After that, he defended his title against Alex Perez at UFC 255 and he stepped inside the Octagon once again to face Brandon Moreno at UFC 256.
They both fought against each other for five rounds and give a fight to the fans for the ages. Figueiredo was deducted one point in the 3rd round of the fight, due to which this fight ended in a draw. Since then the fights are waiting for this epic rematch.
Brandon Moreno showed the heart of a warrior and stepped into just three days’ notice in the fight against Figueiredo just three weeks notice. He took the champion into deep waters and tore him apart for five rounds at UFC 256.
Moreno came into this fight riding three wins on his back. Before facing Figueiredo he defeated Brandon Royval at UFC 255 by a first-round TKO. It took almost 6 months for this rematch to take place and finally we’ll be seeing a winner in this fight.
UFC 263: Deiveson Figueiredo vs Brandon Moreno 2 Prediction
The UFC Flyweight champion, Deiveson Figueiredo is the crowd favorite to enter this fight with betting odds -230 in his favor against Brandon Moreno who is coming in this fight as an underdog with betting odds of +185 in his favor.
‘Dues De Guerra’ has only one fight in his entire MMA career and only one of his fights drawn (against Moreno). Last year this match became a fight of the year contender and this time to the fans deserves the same.
Predicted Result: Deiveson Figueiredo def Brandon Moreno