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Gilbert Burns slams ‘freaking liar’ Tyron Woodley, promises he’d finish him if they fought

Gilbert Burns says Tyron Woodley is a liar for saying he accepted the fight against him to save UFC London. Originally, Woodley was set to fight Leon Edwards, but due …read more

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Din Thomas on next move for Tyron Woodley: ‘We want Colby,’ but Edwards fight possible

After having his fight against Leon Edwards postponed, former welterweight champion Tyron Woodley had other potential opponents willing to step in on short-notice for a fight. Unfortunately, none materialized, as …read more

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VIDEO | Step-by-step MMA bodyweight workout from Leon Edwards’ trainer

Leon Edwards’ trainer Jonathon Reynolds has devised a full-body MMA workout for you to do at home, with video instructions. The mastermind behind Velocity Training Club is responsible for top …read more

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The Mookie & Crookie Show 63: Dana White’s ongoing war with MMA media

June M. Williams

Episode 63 discussion: Dana White’s ongoing issues with MMA media, Leon Edwards details UFC’s extreme measures, ATT’s zero tolerance policy, more Welcome to The Mookie & …read more

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Dana White plans to rebook Tyron Woodley vs. Leon Edwards and all other fights recently postponed

Tyron Woodley | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Three UFC cards were recently cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic but it doesn’t appear any of the fighters will be looking …read more

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Tyron Woodley vs. Leon Edwards will be rescheduled, says Dana White

The postponed main event for UFC London between welterweights Tyron Woodley and Leon Edwards will be rescheduled according to UFC president Dana White. There was speculation the UFC could scrap …read more

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Dana White: All called-off fights, including Tyron Woodley vs. Leon Edwards, are being rescheduled

UFC president Dana White assures that all fights that were called off will be rescheduled.
On Monday, White said the main event between former welterweight champion Tyron Woodley and Leon Edwards, …read more

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Edwards was given ‘3 hours’ to travel to US after UFC London cancellation

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Edwards says the UFC “didn’t care about getting back, they just cared about me getting there.” UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards has described the chaotic …read more

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Posted on March 23, 2020, 6:16 pm By
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Leon Edwards reveals absurd request from UFC to save Tyron Woodley bout

UFC welterweight Leon Edwards has revealed the lengths that the promotion wanted him to go to in order to fight Tyron Woodley this past weekend. Due to the chaos surrounding …read more

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Fight simulation: How Tyron Woodley vs. Leon Edwards at UFC London played out in 'EA UFC 3'

We won’t be getting the Tyron Woodley vs. Leon Edwards welterweight headliner at UFC on ESPN+ 29 due to the coronavirus outbreak, but “EA UFC 3” can at least offer …read more

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Unfiltered Episode 377: Daniel Cormier and Leon Edwards

On today’s episode of UFC Unfiltered: Daniel Cormier and Leon Edwards
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Leon Edwards slams ‘weird guy’ Tyron Woodley for demanding Colby Covington fight

Leon Edwards and Tyron Woodley were supposed to fight in the main event of UFC London this Saturday. In the end, however, the coronavirus pandemic made this card impossible, and …read more

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Leon Edwards to Tyron Woodley: ‘Stop being a b*tch and let’s get the fight done’

Leon Edwards | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Leon Edwards knows an eight-fight win streak should have already earned him a title shot but he was happy to take the …read more

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Tyron Woodley explains why he’s no longer interested in fighting Leon Edwards next

Tyron Woodley has revealed why he is no longer interested in fighting Leon Edwards next. The former welterweight champion was scheduled to fight Leon Edwards this week in the main …read more

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Tyron Woodley dismisses Leon Edwards fight, demands Colby Covington as next opponent

Tyron Woodley has diverted his attention from Leon Edwards to Colby Covington. The former welterweight champion was scheduled to fight Leon Edwards in the main event of UFC London this …read more

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Leon Edwards Wants Tyron Woodley Bout Rescheduled: ‘This Fight’s Not Going Nowhere’

UFC London could have been Leon Edwards’ big moment. …read more

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Posted on March 18, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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Leon Edwards 'devastated' Tyron Woodley fight got canceled, wants fight rebooked

Coronavirus didn’t hit at a good time for anyone, but it was particularly bad timing for Leon Edwards.
The UFC welterweight contender was gearing up for the biggest fight of his …read more

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Ariel Helwani's MMA thoughts: Why Leon Edwards still deserves Tyron Woodley

When fighting resumes, Leon Edwards should get what he deserves, and that’s a bout with Tyron Woodley. Colby Covington can wait. …read more

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Edwards wants canceled Woodley fight rebooked

After his fight against Tyron Woodley was postponed by the UFC, Leon Edwards hopes the matchup will take place when fights resume. “This fight’s not going nowhere,” Edwards said. …read more

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With Tyron Woodley diverting his attention to Colby Covington, Leon Edwards fires back

Tyron Woodley isn’t about to let Colby Covington off the hook.
After Woodley’s fight with Leon Edwards fell through for this Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 29 main event, Covington offered to …read more

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Leon Edwards tells Tyron Woodley he can’t “run” from this whooping

Leon Edwards has assured that Tyron Woodley can’t run or hide and will receive an “a*s whooping,” despite their main event fight cancellation. Number 4 ranked welterweight, Edwards was scheduled …read more

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Tyron Woodley, Leon Edwards among fighters to react to UFC postponing next three events

With Dana White’s announcement that the next three UFC events were being postponed, fighters took to social media to share their thoughts. …read more

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‘Chaos’ Hires Bikini Model To Pitch Woodley Fight

Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley needs a new opponent for this weekend’s ESPN+ fight card now that top contender Leon Edwards has been forced from the event, which is …read more

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Gilbert Burns Claims Tyron Woodley Turned Down UFC Bout

Gilbert Burns has made the claim that Tyron Woodley turned down the chance to fight him. Woodley was scheduled to meet Leon Edwards this Saturday night (March 21). Those plans …read more

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Tyron Woodley announces he is fighting this Saturday, Colby Covington is the “number one choice”

Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley was expected to square off with Leon Edwards this Saturday in the headliner of UFC London. Unfortunately for fight fans, that bout was called …read more

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Gilbert Burns wants to replace Leon Edwards, calls out Tyron Woodley

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns says he wants to replace Leon Edwards and fight Tyron Woodley next weekend at the new UFC London card. Burns knocked out Demian Maia in …read more

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Colby Covington Offers to Fight Tyron Woodley On March 21, Woodley Answers

Following the news of Leon Edwards pulling out of his March 21 bout with Tyron Woodley, Colby Covington has thrown his name in the hat as a potential replacement opponent. …read more

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UFC London on the move, Tyron Woodley vs. Leon Edwards scratched

The fight card formerly known as UFC London is no more. UFC officials are still intent on hosting a Fight Night event on Saturday, March 21, but as of now, …read more

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Colby Covington volunteers to 'beat the (expletive)' out of Tyron Woodley at UFC on ESPN+ 29

UFC on ESPN+ 29 is in need of a second main event participant – and Colby Covington has raised his hand.
Shortly after news broke Leon Edwards is out of his …read more

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Leon Edwards out of Woodley fight after UFC London gets moved

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The coronavirus pandemic and the UFC’s response to it has directly led to a main event cancellation. To the surprise of no one, the UFC’s …read more

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Posted on March 15, 2020, 7:46 pm By
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Leon Edwards releases statement on UFC London: ‘This cancellation is truly heartbeaking’

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards has released a statement on the cancelation of UFC London, calling it “truly heartbreaking.” The Brit was set to headline the event across from rival …read more

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Leon Edwards withdraws from new UFC London card as numerous fighters pulled from event

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards has withdrawn from the new UFC London card, and numerous other fighters have been pulled from the event. The coronavirus outbreak has led to the …read more

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Tyron Woodley vs. Leon Edwards scrapped after UFC London card moved due to coronavirus outbreak

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The main event at the upcoming UFC card that was supposed to happen in England has now been scrapped.
Former welterweight champion Tyron Woodley was expected …read more

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UFC's Woodley-Edwards main event won't happen

The UFC Fight Night 171 main event between Tyron Woodley and Leon Edwards will not take place. …read more

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Tyron Woodley vs. Leon Edwards canceled amid UFC on ESPN+ 29 revamp

UFC on ESPN+ 29 was supposed to take place Saturday in London, but wasn’t permitted to happen due to concerns surrounding the coronavirus outbreak. The United Kingdom disallowed large gatherings, …read more

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Leon Edwards, Multiple Others Announce Withdrawal from UFC Fight Night 171

If UFC Fight Night 171 is going to proceed as planned, the card will look drastically different than originally intended. …read more

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How Leon Edwards went from living in a “tin shack” in Jamaica to becoming a MMA star

As his main event showdown against Tyron Woodley quickly approaches, Leon Edwards revealed how he went from living in a “tin shack” in Jamaica to the bright lights of the …read more

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VIDEO | Check out this amazing promo for Leon Edwards vs. Tyron Woodley at UFC London

Leon Edwards has often felt overlooked in the welterweight division. However, his life-story is something to take notice of, and it takes centre stage in an amazing promo video released …read more

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Leon Edwards shares some advice for Conor McGregor

Leon Edwards has his own opinions on Conor McGregor’s future in MMA. The number four ranked welterweight praised the Irishman for his performance against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone, but he doesn’t …read more

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Fabian Edwards vs Costello Van Steenis to fight in Bellator London co-main event.

Fabian Edwards will fight Costello Van Steenis in the Bellator London co-main event in May 2020. The UK-based fighter and younger brother of UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards, “The Assassin” …read more

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Leon Edwards wishes he could’ve fought Darren Till at UFC London last year to prove he’s ‘the best in the UK’

Leon Edwards thinks it’s crazy how different he and Darren Till’s careers went in 2019.
Last March at UFC London, Till was the main event against Jorge Masvidal while Edwards was …read more

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Masvidal Ready For ‘Rocky,’ Wants No Part Of Woodley

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Jorge Masvidal is ready to throw down with growing rival Leon Edwards later this year, but “Gamebred” isn’t too crazy about …read more

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Jorge Masvidal says he will ‘definitely fight’ Leon Edwards if he beats Tyron Woodley

Jorge Masvidal says he will fight Leon Edwards if the Englishman can get past Tyron Woodley this March.
Edwards will take on Woodley in the main event of UFC London in …read more

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Leon Edwards believes he’s in Tyron Woodley’s head, might walk out to former champ’s music

Leon Edwards knows Tyron Woodley did not want to come to London and believes he was forced into doing so. He also believes he has gotten under the skin of …read more

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Leon Edwards vs. Tyron Woodley betting odds released

The online sportsbooks have released the opening betting odds for the upcoming main event at UFC London between Leon Edwards and Tyron Woodley.
Edwards has been calling Woodley out for months …read more

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Leon Edwards confident he would dethrone Kamaru Usman if he gets rematch

Leon Edwards is looking to rematch Kamaru Usman and is confident he would dethrone the champion.
Edwards and Usman fought back at UFC on Fox 17 in December of 2015 where …read more

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UFC London poster released

Tyron Woodley | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

It’s knuckles up for Tyron Woodley and Leon Edwards.
The official poster for UFC London was released Tuesday, which features the return of …read more

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Leon Edwards makes prediction for Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal fight

Leon Edwards is not a fan of Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal’s altercation at Radio Row during Super Bowl week.
The two were doing radio shows to talk about what’s next …read more

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Leon Edwards thinks he upset Tyron Woodley by insulting his ‘sh*t music’ 

Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports

Leon Edwards believes that he has got under UFC London main event opponent Tyron Woodley’s skin by insulting his music career.
Woodley appeared on Ariel …read more

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Eurobash: Episode 68 with Leon Edwards, Morgan Charriere, Jai Herbert & Brandon Gibson

Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports

On this week’s Eurobash, Leon Edwards (12:00) reveals why he thinks Tyron Woodley is taking their UFC London main event personally and discusses the recent …read more

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VIDEO | Tyron Woodley sharpening his tools in Thailand ahead of Leon Edwards bout

Tyron Woodley is refining his technique in Thailand as he prepares to face Leon Edwards in his next UFC fight.
The former welterweight champion has been out of action since losing …read more

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