UFC Fight Island 2 as it happened: Deiveson Figueiredo submits Joseph Benavidez to win flyweight title

Rematch with Benavidez in Abu Dhabi goes the same way as the initial clash – a Figueiredo triumph

Hello and welcome to The National's live blog for UFC Fight Island 2 - the second of three Fight Night shows taking place at Yas Island's Flash Forum.

We have five main card bouts to look forward to, including Deiveson Figueiredo and Joseph Benavidez, who will square off for the vacant flyweight title in a rematch.

The National's John McAuley and Erica Elkhershi are inside Flash Forum throughout the show and will be posting regular updates, so join us for what is sure to be another action-packed night of MMA.

Updated: July 19, 2020 07:25 AM