- Deiveson Figueiredo was the former UFC Flyweight Champion.
- Figueiredo made a successful bantamweight debut in December 2023 by beating Rob Font.
- Figueiredo's next opponent is former UFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt on April 13 at UFC 300.
Brazil’s Deiveson Figueiredo made a successful debut in the bantamweight division after he beat Rob Font during their match in December 2023 at UFC Fight Night: Dariush vs. Tsarukyan via unanimous decision. This officially announced his arrival in the 135-pound division after reigning supreme in the flyweights.
This victory by Figueiredo confirms that he’s still a top name in online sports betting through UFC odds, but when will the former two-time flyweight king be back inside the Octagon?
When Is Deiveson Figueiredo’s Next Fight?
Figueiredo’s next opponent is former UFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt, and they are scheduled to throw hands on April 13 at UFC 300. This is a crucial match for the Brazilian MMA star as it could determine his fate in the division moving forward. A win could lead to a spot in the top five rankings, while a loss will delay his accent to the top.
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Deiveson Figueiredo MMA Record and Statistics
- MMA record: 22-3-1
- Wins by TKO/KO: 9
- Wins by submission: 8
- Wins by decision: 5
- Striking accuracy: 56%
- Significant strikes landed per minute: 3.27
- Significant strikes absorbed: 3.53
- Takedown average per 15 minutes: 1.48
- Submission average per 15 minutes: 1.78
- Significant strikes defense: 52%
- Takedown defense: 58%
- Knockdown average: 1.09
- Average fight time: 11:41
Deiveson Figueiredo Notable Wins
Figueiredo won over the likes of Jarred Brooks, John Moraga, Alexandre Pantoja, Tim Elliot, Joseph Benavidez, Alex Perez, Brandon Moreno, and Font..
Deiveson Figueiredo UFC Earnings
Figueiredo’s estimated total earnings in the UFC are around $2.5 million, which includes his base pay, bonuses and incentives. Excluded in this figure are sponsors and brand deals outside the UFC.
Deiveson Figueiredo Team and Corner
“Deus da Guerra” initially trained in his gym in Brazil alongside his Team Figueiredo teammates Francisco Figueiredo (also his brother), Priscila Cachoeira and Zarah Fairn Dos Santos, who is also competing in the UFC.
But after a successful training camp in the lead-up to his UFC 270 title bout, Deiveson Figueiredo has since moved to Fight Ready Team, which is headlined by former two-division world champion Henry Cejudo alongside other coaches Eddie Cha, Santino Defranco and Angel Cejudo.
Figueiredo also enjoys the luxury of having both his Figueiredo Team and Fight Ready Team teammates and coaches as his corner during his fights.
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