• Sat, Jul 18, 2020
Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Joseph Benavidez

On Saturday, July 18 at the UFC Fight Island in Abu Dhabi, Arab Emirates Deiveson «Deus da Guerra» Figueiredo will meet Joseph Benavidez for vacant UFC title in a 5-round flyweight bout.

Deiveson Figueiredo
Deiveson Figueiredo
Deus da Guerra
Joseph Benavidez
Joseph Benavidez
Country BrazilBrazil
Soure, Para, Brazil
USAUSA
San Antonio, Texas, USA
Age 32 age 35 age
Height 5′ 5″ (165 cm) 5′ 4″ (163 cm)
Reach 68″ (173 cm) 65″ (165 cm)
Division flyweight
(125 lbs / 56,7 kg)
flyweight
(125 lbs / 56,7 kg)
Stance orthodox southpaw
Titles - -
Record 18 - 1 - 0
(9 KOs)
28 - 6 - 0
(8 KOs)
KO% 50% 28%
Advant.
Deiveson Figueiredo won by submission (rear naked choke).

Date and Time

The fight night will begin on Saturday, July 18 at 6:00 p.m..

Arena

The fight will be held at the UFC Fight Island in Abu Dhabi, Arab Emirates.

Figueiredo vs. Benavidez Full Fight Highlights

Figueiredo vs. Benavidez Video Preview

Deiveson «Deus da Guerra» Figueiredo

Deiveson «Deus da Guerra» Figueiredo

Deiveson Figueiredo is a Brazilian professional mixed martial artist.

The last fight of Deiveson Figueiredo took place on February 29, 2020 against Joseph BenavidezJoseph Benavidez.
Figueiredo won by technical knockout (TKO).

First defeat

Deiveson Figueiredo has only one defeat in his professional career.
On March 23, 2019 in the fight against Jussier Formiga he lost by unanimous decision (UD).

MMA record

  • Total fights: 19
  • Wins: 18
  • Wins by KO: 9
  • Wins by subm: 6
  • Wins by dec: 3
  • Losses: 1
  • Losses by KO: 0
  • Losses by subm: 0
  • Losses by dec: 1
  • Draws: 0

Deiveson «Deus da Guerra» Figueiredo Highlights

Joseph Benavidez

Joseph Benavidez

Joseph Benavidez is a American professional mixed martial artist.

The last fight of Joseph Benavidez took place on February 29, 2020 against Deiveson FigueiredoDeiveson Figueiredo.
Benavidez lost by technical knockout (TKO).

MMA record

  • Total fights: 34
  • Wins: 28
  • Wins by KO: 8
  • Wins by subm: 9
  • Wins by dec: 11
  • Losses: 6
  • Losses by KO: 2
  • Losses by subm: 0
  • Losses by dec: 4
  • Draws: 0

Joseph Benavidez Highlights

Latest Odds

  • Figueiredo to win: 1/3
  • Benavidez to win: 2/1
  • Draw: 22/1

Prediction

Egor Tatishev
Who will win: Figueiredo or Benavidez?

Figueiredo and Benavidez are worthy opponents.
It is difficult to predict which of the fighters will win.

Nevertheless, I think that Deiveson Figueiredo will win by technical knockout.

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sports editor

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