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Deiveson Figueiredo Tests Positive for COVID-19 Ahead of UFC Fight Island Event

1 month ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Deiveson Figueiredo , who is scheduled to fight Joseph Benavidez for the vacant flyweight title July 18, has tested positive for COVID-19, per ESPN's Marc Raimondi ...
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Deiveson Figueiredo tests positive for COVID-19; title fight with Joseph Benavidez in jeopardy

Deiveson Figueiredo tests positive for COVID-19; title fight with Joseph Benavidez in jeopardy

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

COVID-19 has put a UFC main event title fight in jeopardy for the second time in as many weeks
Deiveson Figueiredo , who was scheduled to meet Joseph Benavidez in the headline bout on July 18 in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, has tested positive for COVID-19.
Figueiredo had previously tested positive for COVID two months ago, and with second infections with the novel coronavirus being rare, his camp hopes he has registered a false positive.
Figueiredo will do a re-test on Saturday; if he comes up negative, he will fly out to Abu Dhabi. If he tests positive again, he will fly out to the Middle...
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