Deiveson Figueiredo Brandon Moreno
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UFC President Dana White second-guessed permitting Deiveson Figueiredo to enter the Octagon after Brandon Moreno’s UFC 277 victory.

Moreno shared the Octagon with Kai Kara-France for the interim UFC Flyweight Championship. Moreno ended up winning the match after he landed a physique kick and adopted up with punches within the third spherical.

After the match, Figueiredo, who’s the principle flyweight champion, entered the Octagon to confront Moreno. Nothing acquired out of hand however the UFC boss had his regrets over permitting Figueiredo contained in the Octagon.

Dana shared his humorous response to how the entire thing performed out through the UFC 277 post-fight press convention (h/t MMAJunkie).

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“It was type of an in-the-moment factor,” White advised MMA Junkie and different reporters at a post-fight information convention. “Then, when he acquired up there, I used to be like, ‘Nicely, that was f*cking impolite.’ This child was having his second and also you’ve acquired Figueiredo standing in his face. It occurred. It wasn’t horrible. We meant no disrespect to Moreno, but it surely got here off fairly disrespectful.”

He then ended up saying that irrespective of what number of instances he books Figueiredo vs. Moreno, he expects a barn burner each time.

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