The third occasion within the UFC’s four-card July stretch on “Battle Island” went down Saturday with UFC on ESPN+ 30, which befell at Flash Discussion board at Yas Island in Abu Dhabi with a predominant card that streamed on ESPN+.
After greater than six months with the belt vacant, a brand new flyweight champion was topped in the primary occasion when Deiveson Figueiredo (19-1 MMA, 8-1 UFC) brutalized Joseph Benavidez (28-7 MMA, 15-5 UFC) en path to a first-round submission victory. With the win, he turned the primary Brazilian to carry 125-pound gold.
For extra on the numbers behind the 12-fight card, examine beneath for 35 post-event information to come back out of UFC on ESPN+ 30.
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The UFC Promotional Pointers Compliance payout for the occasion totaled $165,000.
Debuting fighters went 2-2 on the occasion.
UFC on ESPN+ 30 drew an introduced attendance of zero for a reside gate of $0.
Betting favorites went 7-5 on the cardboard.
Betting favorites improved to 13-6 in UFC headliners this 12 months.
Whole battle time for the 12-bout card was 1:33:56.
Figueiredo turned simply the third flyweight champion in UFC historical past, becoming a member of Henry Cejudo and Demetrious Johnson.
Figueiredo has earned 16 of his 19 profession victories by stoppage. That features six of his eight UFC wins.
Figueiredo’s six stoppage victories in UFC flyweight competitors are tied with Benavidez for second most in divisional historical past behind Demetrious Johnson (seven).
Figueiredo’s eight knockdowns landed in UFC flyweight competitors are most in divisional historical past.
Figueiredo lands 52.5 p.c of his vital strike makes an attempt in UF
Benavidez turned the primary in UFC historical past to go 0-Four in undisputed championship fights.
Benavidez suffered the primary submission lack of his profession.
Jack Hermansson (21-5 MMA, 8-Three UFC) has earned 17 of his 21 profession victories by stoppage.
Kelvin Gastelum (15-6 MMA, 10-6 UFC) fell to 4-4 (with one no contest) since he moved as much as the UFC middleweight division in December 2016. He’s 5-4 (with one no contest) within the group at 185 kilos.
Gastelum has suffered each his profession stoppage losses by submission.
Fiziev (8-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) has earned each of his UFC victories by determination.
Diakiese (14-Four MMA, 5-Four UFC) has suffered three of his 4 profession losses by determination.
Lipski (13-5 MMA, 2-2 UFC) has earned 9 of her 13 profession victories by stoppage.
Lipski’s victory at 1:28 of Spherical 1 marked the second fasted stoppage in UFC ladies’s flyweight historical past. Veronica Macedo holds the file with a 69-second win at UFC on ESPN+ 14.
Luana Carolina (6-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC) suffered the primary submission lack of her profession.
Askar Askarov (12-0-1 MMA, 2-0-1 UFC) has earned each of his UFC victories by determination.
Alexandre Pantoja (22-5 MMA, 6-Three UFC) has suffered all 5 of his profession losses by determination.
Roman Dolidze (7-Zero MMA, 1-Zero UFC) has earned all seven of his profession victories by stoppage.
Khadis Ibragimov (8-Three MMA, 0-Three UFC) has suffered three consecutive losses after beginning his profession 8-0.
Ibragimov suffered the primary knockout lack of his profession.
Nad Narimani (12-Four MMA, 2-2 UFC) has suffered three of his 4 profession losses by determination.
Joe Duffy’s (16-5 MMA, 4-Four UFC) three-fight shedding skid is the longest of his profession. He hasn’t earned a victory since March 2017.
Joel Alvarez (17-2 MMA, 2-1 UFC) has earned all 17 of his profession victories by stoppage. He’s completed 15 of these wins by submission.
Montel Jackson (9-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) has suffered each of his profession losses by determination.
Amir Albazi (13-1 MMA, 1-Zero UFC) has earned 12 of his 13 profession victories by stoppage.
Malcolm Gordon (13-Three MMA, 1-Zero UFC) has suffered all 4 of his profession losses by stoppage.
Gordon suffered the primary submission lack of his profession.
Arman Tsarukyan (15-2 MMA, 2-1 UFC) has earned each of his UFC victories by determination.
Davi Ramos (10-Four MMA, 4-Three UFC) has suffered all 4 of his profession losses by determination.
Serghei Spivac (11-2 MMA, 2-2 earned the primary determination victory of his profession.
Carlos Felipe (8-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) had his eight-fight profitable streak snapped for the primary defeat of his profession.