UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno of Mexico celebrates after defeating Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 263. Photo: AFP UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno of Mexico celebrates after defeating Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 263. Photo: AFP
UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno of Mexico celebrates after defeating Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 263. Photo: AFP

UFC 263: Brandon Moreno submits Deiveson Figueiredo, becomes first Mexican-born champ

  • ‘The Assassin Baby’ sinks in rear-naked choke in third round and is in tears after flyweight title triumph – ‘it’s so crazy’
  • Figueiredo humble in defeat but hints that he wants four-month training camp before a potential trilogy

Topic |   Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)
UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno of Mexico celebrates after defeating Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 263. Photo: AFP UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno of Mexico celebrates after defeating Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 263. Photo: AFP
UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno of Mexico celebrates after defeating Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 263. Photo: AFP
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