UFC Fight Night Figueiredo Vs. Benavidez Results: Highlights, Recap, Winners
According to the announcement On July 18, 2020: It Will a championship match between Figueiredo Vs. Benavidez 2 for the World FLywieght Championship match. Plush, on the same night Hermansson will take on Gastelum in the Middleweight bout.
Main Card Date and Time starts on Sat, July 18, 2020 at 9:00 PM (ET), Sat at 2:00 AM (UK), and Sun 19 July, 2020 at 6:30 AM (IST).
Preliminary Card Date and Time starts on Sat, July 18, 2020 at 5:00 PM (ET), Sat at 10:00 pm (UK), and Sun, 19 July, 2020 at 5:30 AM (IST).
UFC Fight Night Figueiredo Vs. Benavidez will take place from UFC Fight Island, Yas Island: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Flyweight Title Bout
Deiveson Figueiredo vs Joseph Benavidez
Round 1st: The round first opens up with hight kick from Deiveson Figueiredo, but got right back from Joseph. Deiveson Figueiredo with the heavy right hand which took Joseph down, Deiveson Figueiredo continued to land nice elbow and then locked his hands around Joseph neck, this could be the nice end here, but Joseph somehow got to escape from the lock twice.
Joseph back on his feet, this was a tremendous job from Joseph. Joseph looked to land hight kick but Deiveson Figueiredo caught it right in the air. Deiveson Figueiredo with another big right hand. Nice work from Joseph, Nice hit by Deiveson Figueiredo right on his face, taking Joseph down, and continued to land the hits and finally Deiveson Figueiredo with submission move to win the match.
Winner : Deiveson Figueiredo, victory followed by submission, rear naked choke, Round 1, 4:48.
Jack Hermansson vs Kelvin Gastelum
Round 1st: The round first opened up with a nice takedown from Kelvin Gastelum, who tried to flip Jack down to him, but the takedown could not proceed to the level, Kelvin Gastelum tried to get out of the takedown, but Jack was prepared to lock the leg and ultimately let Kelvin Gastelum tap out.
Winner : Jack Hermansson, victory followed by submission, heel hook, Round 1, 1:18.
Marc Diakiese vs Rafael Fiziev
Round 1st: The round first opens up with Marc landing a low kick, apparently trying to take Rafael Fiziev down. Heavey Bodykick came from Rafael Fiziev and drove into the fence, Rafael Fiziev took Marc took down. Marc trying to have the isolation but not an easy one. Marc was able to get out of the takedown. Rafael Fiziev with good knee stick and then a body kick. Got Headkick got from Marc. Rafael Fiziev continued to lead the fight with some nice knee strick. Rafael Fiziev once made the takedown. The round first ended with the knee strick from Rafael Fiziev.
Round 2nd : The round second kept up with a nice body shots from Rafael Fiziev. Marc counters a high kick from Rafael Fiziev. Nice low kick, Rafael Fiziev with a kick, but Marc caught it in the air. Nice right hand from Marc, Low kick from Marc, Knee strick landed by Rafael Fiziev followed by a low kick. Rafael Fiziev landed left hand spinning back, Marc with a grab took Rafael Fiziev towards the fence, back to normal, heavy body shot from Rafael Fiziev as the round second ended.
Round 3rd : The round 3rd was on the line, Rafael Fiziev with low kick and body kick. Marc also landed some good right hands, Rafael Fiziev was popping up with back to back low kicks and body kicks. Rafael Fiziev and marc with lock, back to normal, Rafael Fiziev went down, but immediately took the prop to get up. Nice body shot landed by Rafael Fiziev. What a body kick from Rafael Fiziev. nice job to the body, nice knee strick from Marc, the fights end with a respective talk from both.
Winner : Rafael Fiziev, victory followed by unanimous decision(30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Women's Flyweight Bout
Ariane Lipski vs Luana Carolina
Winner : Ariane Lipski, victory followed by submission, kneebar, Round 1, 1:28.
Alexandre Pantoja vs. Askar Askarov
Winner : Askar Askarov, victory followed by unanimous decision((29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Roman Dolidze vs Khadis Ibragimov
Winner : Grant Dawson, victory followed by TKO (strikes) - Round 1, 4:15
Grant Dawson vs Nad Narimani
Winner : Grant Dawson, victory followed by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 29-27)
Joe Duffy vs Joel Alvarez
Winner : Joel Alvarez, victory followed by submission (guillotine choke) - Round 1, 2:25
Brett Johns vs Montel Jackson
Winner : Brett Johns, victory followed by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Malcolm Gordon vs Amir Albazi
Winner : Amir Albazi, victory followed by submission (triangle choke) - Round 1, 4:42
Davi Ramos vs Arman Tsarukyan
Winner : Arman Tsarukyan, victory followed by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Carlos Felipe vs Serghei Spiv
Winner : Serghei Spiv, victory followed by majority decision (28-28, 29-27, 29-27)