UFC flyweight Joseph Benavidez speaks about his experiences booking a fight for UFC Fight Night: Brooklyn on January 19 while also serving as the alternate for the main event between Henry Cejudo and TJ Dillashaw. Benavidez says Deiveson Figueiredo was going to be his opponent, but that decision changed three times during a single workout. He now looks ahead to his rematch vs. Dustin Ortiz on the card. He also discusses his mindset playing the role of backup for a title fight. He also mentions signing a new 4-fight extension, and what he thinks it means for the future of the flyweight division.
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