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He’ll do it again on Sunday (AEDT) at UFC 256 as he takes on Brandon Moreno in the headline act of the Las Vegas pay-per-view card; the fastest turnaround by a defending champion in UFC history.
Figueiredo has won three fights in 2020 — all finishes — and will look to do the same against Moreno, who earned a shot at the title with a win over Brandon Royval.
Meanwhile, in the co-main event, Tony Ferguson returns after his defeat to Justin Gaethje earlier this year to face Charles Oliveira in a battle between two top lightweight contenders.
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Also on the main card, strawweights Mackenzie Dern and Virna Jandiroba feature, Kevin Holland looks to end his hot 2020 on a high against Jacare Souza in an exciting middleweight encounter, while Junior dos Santos and Cyril Gane are set to put on a show at heavyweight.
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START TIME IN AUSTRALIA
The early prelims in Las Vegas will begin at 11.30am (AEDT), with the prelims at 12pm, and the main card getting underway at 2pm.
Deieveson Figuieredo vs. Brandon Moreno — flyweight title
Tony Ferguson (3) vs. Charles Oliveira (7) — lightweight
Mackenzie Dern (11) vs. Virna Jandiroba (13) — women’s strawweight
Kevin Holland (15) vs. Jacare Souza — middleweight
Junior dos Santos (7) vs. Cyril Gane (14) — heavyweight
Cub Swanson vs. Daniel Pineda — featherweight
Renato Moicano vs. Rafael Fiziev — lightweight
Gavin Tucker vs. Billy Quarantillo — featherweight
Tecia Torres def. Sam Hughes — via first round TKO — women’s strawweight
Chase Hooper def. Peter Barrett — via third round submission — featherweight
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