The trilogy match between Brandon Moreno and Figueiredo is finally happening and both fighters are set to meet inside the octagon in UFC 270. The event happens this Saturday, January 22, and will take place inside the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. Pay Per View is the best way to watch on television while UFC Fight Pass has the online live stream. The UFC flyweight championship will be on the line with Figueiredo looking to regain his belt after losing to Moreno. It is forecasted in the best online sportsbook that Brandon Moreno will still be the champion after this bout.
UFC 270 Brandon Moreno vs. Deiveson Figueiredo Betting Information
Brandon Moreno has taken the UFC by storm as he never lost in all the fights given to him by the organization. The most that opponents could do against him was going for a draw and that happened twice with Askar Askarov and Deiveson Figueiredo. Moving up the rankings, Moreno took wins over Kai Kara France, Jussier Formiga and Brandon Royval. His last match was when he secured the championship when he submitted Figueiredo in UFC 263 with an amazing submission victory by the third round. This is how Moreno likes to win and do expect him to target his 12th career submission win to cap off the trilogy.
There has been no fighter that gave Deiveson Figueiredo a good challenge in the ring since Brandon Moreno. Prior to meeting him in the octagon, Figueredo was on a five-fight winning streak. In that run, ‘Daico’ became the champion by defeating Joseph Benavides and he defended the title once against Alex Perez. The first time he went up against Moreno, it ended in a majority draw but lost their rematch through a rear-naked choke submission. Figueiredo usually goes with the finish in his matches and has nine knockouts and eight submissions under his name.
Moreno vs. Figueiredo Betting Numbers
|Win by KO/TKO||16%||45%|
|Strikes Landed Per Minute||3.44||3.24|
|Striking Absorbed Per Minute||3.29||3.40|
Moreno vs. Figueiredo Summary
This is going to be the co-main event of UFC 270 and with the way the rematch ended, Brandon Moreno carries the edge over Deiveson Figueiredo in UFC fight odds. This is going to go an extra mile and don’t be surprised if Moreno has to earn the nod of the judges after five rounds to defend the belt.
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