UFC Fight Night 169 results: Deiveson Figueiredo stops Joseph Benavidez to leave flyweight title vacant

Deiveson Figueiredo threw a big wrench into the UFC’s plans to crown a new flyweight champion when he missed weight for his UFC Fight Night 169 main event battle with Joseph Benavidez. The two men were set to clash for the title vacated by Henry Cejudo when Figueiredo couldn’t successfully Read more

UFC Fight Night 169 fight card — Benavidez vs. Figueiredo: Predictions, start time, odds, live stream

The flyweight division of the UFC has long been stuck in some less-than-ideal positions. Longtime champion Demetrious Johnson established himself as one of the world’s, but having an elite fighter atop many pound-for-pound-rankings on top of the division wasn’t enough for attention. Then, with talk of the division’s inevitable death Read more

UFC Fight Night 169 odds, predictions: MMA insider releases picks for Benavidez vs. Figueiredo

Joseph Benavidez has competed in the UFC for as long as the promotion has offered the flyweight division. The veteran says it’s his time to reign as its champion. He gets that opportunity on Saturday by facing Deiveson Figueiredo in the main event of UFC Fight Night 169 in Norfolk, Read more

UFC Fight Night 169 odds, predictions: MMA insider makes picks for Benavidez vs. Figueiredo

Joseph Benavidez and Deiveson Figueiredo are widely regarded as two of the most well-rounded UFC fighters. Their arsenal of skills will be on display Saturday when they meet in the main event of UFC Fight Night 169. The 12-bout showcase takes place at Chartway Arena in Norfolk, Va., with the Read more

UFC Fight Night 169 fight card — Benavidez vs. Figueiredo: Predictions, odds, start time, live stream

The UFC’s flyweight division has long been in a strange position. Longtime champion Demetrious Johnson established himself as one of the world’s best pound-for-pound fighters, but having an elite fighter on top of the division wasn’t enough to bring heaps of attention. Then, with talk of the division’s inevitable death Read more

UFC Fight Night 169 predictions — Benavidez vs. Figueiredo: Fight card, odds, start time, live stream

The UFC’s flyweight division has long been in a strange position. Longtime champion Demetrious Johnson established himself as one of the world’s best pound-for-pound fighters, but having an elite fighter on top of the division wasn’t enough to bring heaps of attention. Then, with talk of the division’s inevitable death Read more

UFC Fight Night 169: Deiveson Figueiredo misses weight ahead of flyweight title fight with Joseph Benavidez

Deiveson Figueiredo was positioned for the biggest fight of his career at UFC Fight Night 169 on Saturday, where he’s scheduled to battle Joseph Benavidez for the UFC flyweight championship. One day before, however, he lost a battle with the scales. Figueiredo stepped on the scales in Norfolk, Virginia, Friday Read more

UFC Fight Night 169 odds, predictions: MMA insider reveals picks for Benavidez vs. Figueiredo

Joseph Benavidez is in the conversation of best UFC fighters to have never won a title. He hopes to end that distinction on Saturday when he takes on Deiveson Figueiredo (17-1) in the main event of UFC Fight Night 169. The 12-bout showcase from Chartway Arena in Norfolk, Va., concludes Read more

UFC Fight Night 169 odds, predictions: MMA insider unveils picks for Benavidez vs. Figueiredo

Top-ranked flyweight Joseph Benavidez takes on third-ranked Deiveson Figueiredo for the vacant title in the main event of UFC Fight Night 169 on Saturday. The 12-bout UFC stop take place at Chartway Arena in Norfolk, Va., the promotion’s second visit to the venue. The main UFC Fight Night 169 card Read more