Deiveson Figueiredo is a Brazilian mixed martial arts fighter known for his impressive performances in the flyweight division. Born on December 18, 1987 in Soure, Brazil, Figueiredo became one of the leading figures of the UFC thanks to his exceptional fighting skills and aggressive fighting style. Figueiredo made his UFC debut in 2017, after racking up a string of impressive victories in other mixed martial arts organizations. In his first season in the UFC, he demonstrated his talent and ability to fight both on the feet and on the ground, earning the respect of many experts in the industry.
Over the years, Figueiredo has continued to improve and has impressed with his hard-hitting performances in the ring. In 2020, he captured the UFC flyweight champion title, defeating Joseph Benavidez. He became one of the few fighters to win the title with a knockout. Figueiredo is known for his strength and striking power, but is also skilled at submission and grappling defense. He is a fighter who often puts his opponents to the test, thanks to his determination and his resistance.