Month: June 2021

10:49 PM ET Eric GomezMexico writer TIJUANA, Mexico — Brandon Moreno, the first Mexican-born champion in UFC history, received a welcome befitting of a champion at his hometown gym Monday following his UFC flyweight title win over the weekend. Two days removed from defeating Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 263 on Saturday in Glendale, Arizona, Moreno
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Welcome to Midnight Mania! Deiveson Figueiredo is at a major crossroads. The former Flyweight kingpin captured and twice defended the Flyweight crown in 2020, but he was just handed a pretty substantial ass-kicking in his rematch with Brandon Moreno (HIGHLIGHTS!). Without taking anything away from “The Assassin Baby’s” clear improvement and excellent performance, it was
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UFC 262 highlights & recap: Israel Adesanya maintains iron grip on middleweight title Watch the UFC 262 highlights and recap from the middleweight championship bout between champion Israel Adesanya and Marvin Vettori from Saturday’s event at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona. Adesanya maintained his iron-clad grip on the title. [embedded content] (Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on
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For the first time in over two years, UFC returns to Arizona and welcomes fans back at full capacity with a pair of highly anticipated championship rematches. Headlining the event will be middleweight champion Israel Adesanya, as he looks to fend off No. 3 ranked contender Marvin Vettori. In the co-main event, flyweight champion Deiveson
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Former UFC heavyweight contender Antonio Silva made his long-awaited return to MMA last weekend, taking on international bruiser Quentin Domingos as part of the Megdan Fighting 9 event inside City Square Sabac in Sabac, Serbia. Silva was dropped and stopped in the second stanza, though “Bigfoot” claims the referee bungled the finish and called the
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Brandon Moreno is the new UFC flyweight champion and first Mexican-born champion in the promotion’s history after he submitted Deiveson Figueiredo in the UFC 263 co-main event on Saturday. Subscribe to get all the latest UFC content: http://bit.ly/2uJRzRR Experience UFC live with UFC FIGHT PASS, the digital subscription service of the UFC. Visit https://ufcfightpass.com/ To
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