UFC 255: Deiveson Figueiredo Racks up Another, Quick Finish
Alex Perez came out ready to fight in the UFC 255 headliner, but it wasn't long before Deiveson Figueiredo recorded yet another stoppage.
Deiveson Figueiredo needed less than two minutes tonight at UFC 255 to record his first title defense as flyweight champ, as he quickly subbed Alex Perez.
Perez came out pressuring and Figueiredo looked to counter. Perez fired in a couple of hard kicks and then clinched up. In the ensuing scramble, Figueiredo slapped on a guillotine choke and that was it. Wow. Another finish for the flyweight champ.
The Brazilian has scored stoppages in 17 of his 20 wins to date.
UFC 255 results
Here are the complete results for UFC 255, which took place in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Deiveson Figueiredo def. Alex Perez via submission (guillotine choke) 1:57
Valentina Shevchenko def. Jennifer Maia via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46)
Tim Means def. Mike Perry via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Katlyn Chookagian def. Cynthia Calvillo via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Paul Craig def. Mauricio Rua via submission (punches) R2, 3:36
Brandon Moreno def. Brandon Royval via TKO (punches) R2, 4:59
Joaquin Buckley def. Jordan Wright via KO (punches) R2, 0:18
Antonina Shevchenko def. Ariane Lipski via TKO (punches) R2, 4:33
Nicolas Dalby def. Daniel Rodriguez via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Alan Jouban def. Jared Gooden via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Kyle Daukaus def. Dustin Stoltzfus via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
Sasha Palatnikov def. Louis Cosce via TKO (punches) R3, 2:27