Brandon Moreno is currently the #1 fighter according to the UFC flyweight rankings. The Mexican fighter has competed for Legacy Fighting Alliance, UWC Mexico, and the World Fighting Federation. He entered professional MMA in the year 2011.
‘The Assassin Baby’ started off his UFC career in the year 2016. He fought and beat Louis Smolka via a guillotine choke at UFC Fight Night: Lineker vs. Dodson. As a result of his submission, he claimed the Performance of the Night bonus.
Later on, he defeated fighters like Dustin Ortiz, Jussier Formiga, and Maikel Pérez to name a few. He fought against Brandon Royval at UFC 255, where he won the fight via an opening-round TKO. His last bout was against Deiveson Figueiredo, the current UFC flyweight champion at UFC 256.
The thrilling match ended in a draw. For this amazing performance, Moreno received the Fight of the Night award. He holds a record of 3-0-2 in his UFC career. Now, ‘The Assassin Baby’ will rematch ‘Deus da Guerra’ for the strap at UFC 262.
Moreno is one of the most dangerous fighters inside the octagon. His rapid moves and swift techniques have led him to be one of the best of his division. His punching power and his grappling techniques are also commendable.
He never lets his opponents dominate over him, which is evident from the fact that 10 of his 18 wins have come through the submission technique of the game.
‘The Assassin Baby’ holds a stellar record of 18-5-2 in his MMA career. His list of accomplishments is way too long and impressive. Moreno holds a brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. He has also grabbed the WFF flyweight championship and the LFA flyweight championship.
Moreno has estimated career earnings of $256,000 according to Tapology.
|Nickname||The Assassin Baby|
|Residence||Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico|
|Weight/Division||124.5 lb/ flyweight|
|Active Win Streak||4|