Highest level flyweight competitor Brandon Moreno says he will pull "the irritated of the year" against champion Deiveson Figueiredo in the headliner of UFC 256 in Las Vegas on Saturday. The astounded champion says he hopes to dispatch Moreno effectively in the thing is turning into a dash of strength against the division's strong competitors. Their title battle secures the UFC 256 battle card from the Apex office in Las Vegas, with the primary card scheduled for 10 p.m. ET.
Figueiredo has halted his last four rivals within two rounds, yet the flooding Moreno acquired his title shot on the strength of his own four-session unbeaten streak. Figueiredo is a - 320 top choice (hazard $320 to win $100), while Moreno is a +260 longshot in the most recent Figueiredo versus Moreno chances from William Hill Sportsbook. In the co-headliner, third-positioned lightweight Tony Ferguson (- 165) faces No. 7-positioned Charles Oliveira (+145). Prior to making UFC 256 picks of your own, ensure you look at the most recent MMA expectations from SportsLine expert Kyle Marley.
Marley won the first-historically speaking "ToutMaster" UFC wagering challenge supported by MMAOddsBreaker and shows up routinely on different MMA wagering and day by day Fantasy shows. He observes each and every battle for each expert MMA card and does broad exploration before every occasion.
In the course of recent months, $100 bettors who have followed Marley's picks are up more than $22,000. The refined MMA investigator has been on a monstrous disagreement 2020 as he has hit on 24 of his last UFC 33 headliner choices, a stretch that incorporates a dash of five straight longshots.
At UFC Fight Night a weekend ago, Marley's champs included encouraging SportsLine individuals to back Jamahal Hill (- 170) against Ovince Saint Preux (+150) in a conflict of light heavyweight competitors in the co-headliner. Marley contemplated that Hill's hazardous speed and force would prompt a knockout triumph, and was demonstrated right when the No. 15-positioned Hill released a whirlwind that prompted a first-round stoppage. Any individual who has reliably followed Marley is far up.
Presently, UFC 256 Vettori quick drawing closer, Marley has deliberately concentrated each matchup on the card, recognized the best an incentive in the UFC chances and delivered his MMA picks for each battle. Those determinations are just accessible here.
Figueiredo versus Moreno see
Marley realizes the headliner is one of the greatest throughout the entire existence of the flyweight division. With another amazing triumph, Figueiredo (20-1) will solidify his fast change from relative obscure to one of the most prevailing dynamic bosses in the UFC. Alternately, Moreno (18-5-1) could finish off his own rankling ascend the UFC rankings by turning into a victor in his first title session.
The vile Figueiredo has done a turn around according to numerous MMA eyewitnesses who soured on him when he missed load for a break title battle against previous highest level competitor Joseph Benavidez in February. Figueiredo procured a second-round stoppage, however the triumph accompanied quieted validity due to the weight issue alongside an incidental headbutt that seemed to shake Benavidez before he was halted.
In any case, a prompt rematch was requested, and this time Figueiredo made weight and halted Benavidez in the first round of their July matchup to give him the undisputed title. The balanced Brazilian at that point made quick work of fourth-positioned Alex Perez three weeks back with another first-round stoppage.
Moreno has been having some fantastic luck of his own after a 2-2 beginning to his residency under the UFC brand. The 27-year-old Mexican warrior brings a five-battle unbeaten streak to the Octagon and will be searching for his third triumph in 2020. You can just observe Marley's desired Moreno versus Figueiredo picks here.
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We'll share one of Marley's UFC 256 choices here: He is supporting Cub Swanson (+125) to get his hand raised against Daniel Pineda (- 145) in a conflict of featherweight veterans.
Swanson (26-11) is a previous enduring competitor who has faced the division's greatest names over the previous decade while getting six Fight of the Night rewards en route. The 37-year-old Californian maybe rescued his spot on the UFC list with a triumph over Kron Gracie last October to snap a four-battle losing streak.
Pineda (27-13) is currently in his second spell with the UFC. He was delivered following a 1-4 imprint with the advancement prior this decade yet acquired his way back with solid runs in different advancements, remembering a 3-0 imprint for Fury FC. The 35-year-old Texan got back with a vexed triumph over Herbert Burns in August.
"I was intrigued by the two contenders' last exhibitions, and this should be a pleasant battle," Marley told SportsLine. "I will take Swanson to squeak out a nearby choice."
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Marley likewise has solid picks for Figueiredo versus Moreno and each other session on the UFC 256 card. He's likewise backing one contender "who can beat anybody on the planet" to score a beast upset. Those choices are just accessible here.
Who wins Figueiredo versus Moreno? Also, how precisely does each battle end? Visit SportsLine now to get point by point singles out each battle at UFC 256, all from the exceptional master who's up more than $22,000 on MMA in the previous 22 months, and discover.
UFC 256 chances, battle card
Deiveson Figueiredo (- 320) versus Brandon Moreno (+260)
Tony Ferguson (- 165) versus Charles Oliveira (+145)
Rafael Fiziev (- 150) versus Renato Moicano (+130)
Kevin Holland (- 120) versus Ronaldo Souza (+110)
Ciryl Gane (- 440) versus Junior Dos Santos (+360)
Daniel Pineda (- 145) versus Offspring Swanson (+125)
Mackenzie Dern (- 180) versus Virna Jandiroba (+160)
Billy Quarantillo (- 140) versus Gavin Tucker (+120)
Sergey Spivak (- 230) versus Jared Vanderaa (+195)
Pursue Hooper (- 420) versus Peter Barrett (+340)