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The flyweight title fight trilogy between Brandon Moreno and Deiveson Figueiredo is now official for the upcoming UFC 270 card on Jan. Now Moreno will look to defend his title for the first time while Figueiredo will attempt to become a two-time champion in the division. While no location has been announced yet for UFC 270 , multiple sources speaking to MMA Fighting have indicated that Anaheim, Calif. is currently the frontrunner to land the event but nothing has been cemented just yet.

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This is the UFC 270 live blog for Brandon Moreno vs. Deiveson Figueiredo 3, the flyweight co-main event for Saturday’s fight card at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif.

Brandon Moreno and Deiveson Figueiredo will clash once again at UFC 270 on Saturday. © Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC Brandon Moreno and Deiveson Figueiredo will clash once again at UFC 270 on Saturday.

Moreno is the No. 1 ranked flyweight in the MMA Fighting Global Rankings and the No. 12 ranked male pound-for-pound fighter in MMA. A 28-year-old native of Mexico, Moreno fought to a draw with Figueiredo in one of 2020’s best fights before capturing the UFC title with a third-round submission of Figueiredo in June 2021. The TUF 24 veteran rides a seven-fight unbeaten streak into his first defense of the UFC belt.

Meeting him for the third consecutive time is Figueiredo, a former UFC flyweight champion and the No. 2 ranked fighter in the flyweight rankings. The 34-year-old Brazilian won five consecutive fights prior to his trilogy with Moreno, highlighted by a pair of finishes over Joseph Benavidez and a first-round submission of Alex Perez.

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