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Muhammad Unwilling To Be Official Backup To Usman vs. Edwards

UFC welterweight contender Belal Muhammad isn’t interested in being an official backup for the upcoming title fight between Kamaru Usman and Leon Edwards, but he is open to fighting on …read more

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Burns thinks Edwards ‘might be able to get it done’ against Usman

Britain’s Leon Edwards prepares to take on Nate Diaz at UFC 263. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Gilbert Burns sees an upset victory on …read more

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Posted on May 7, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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Sonnen: UFC offered Leon Edwards to ‘step aside’ and allow McGregor vs. Usman

UFC welterweight Leon Edwards speaks to reporters during an interview in Croydon, England on March 17, 2022. | Photo by Luke Walker/Zuffa LLC

Chael Sonnen …read more

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Posted on April 20, 2022, 7:46 pm By
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Chael Sonnen: Leon Edwards offered cash to step aside for Conor McGregor

Apparently, the rules don’t apply to Conor McGregor.

According to Chael Sonnen, Leon Edwards is being offered big money to step aside so the former two-division champion can face Kamaru …read more

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Leon Edwards reacts after Chael Sonnen suggests he’s been offered “his show and his win money” to step aside for Conor McGregor

Chael Sonnen says Leon Edwards has been offered his show and his win money to step aside for Conor McGregor to face Kamaru Usman.
Edwards (19-3 MMA) is expected to challenge …read more

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Chael Sonnen says Leon Edwards has been offered his show and his win money to step aside for Conor McGregor to face Kamaru Usman

Chael Sonnen says Leon Edwards has been offered his show and his win money to step aside for Conor McGregor to face Kamaru Usman.
Edwards (19-3 MMA) is expected to challenge …read more

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Belal Muhammad: Leon Edwards Has Dana White Privilege

UFC welterweight contender Belal Muhammad feels he should get more credit for a title shot than former adversary Leon Edwards.

Muhammad outstruck Vicente Luque towards a unanimous decision in the UFC …read more

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Sterling: Leon Edwards Winning A UFC Title Would Be Huge For Jamaica

UFC Bantamweight Champion Aljamain Sterling says that Leon Edwards winning a UFC title would be huge for Jamaica.

Sterling became the first Jamaican to win a UFC belt with his …read more

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Posted on April 17, 2022, 10:16 pm By
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Belal Muhammad trashes Leon Edwards’ title fight résumé: ‘He got that Dana White privilege’

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Belal Muhammad extended his unbeaten streak to eight consecutive fights with his unanimous decision win over Vicente Luque in UFC …read more

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Usman’s Manager Discusses Likelihood Of Chimaev Title Fight

Kamaru Usman could face Khamzat Chimaev next with a win over Leon Edwards, according to his manager Ali Abdelaziz.

Usman is expected to return this summer to defend his welterweight title …read more

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Khamzat Chimaev blasts “b***h” Colby Covington, doubts he would fight him: “He’s going to go to the cops”

Khamzat Chimaev has his eye on Colby Covington should he get past Gilbert Burns at UFC 273. With Kamaru Usman likely to face Leon Edwards next, Chimaev says he wouldn’t …read more

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Heck of an Afternoon: Will Khamzat Chimaev leapfrog Leon Edwards to title fight with UFC 273 win?

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It’s officially UFC 273 fight week, and all eyes seem to be on Khamzat Chimaev.
On Tuesday’s special episode of Heck …read more

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Arnold Allen says Leon Edwards is the best British MMA fighter

Arnold Allen prepares to take on Sodiq Yusuff at UFC Vegas 23 on April 10, 2021. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Arnold Allen believes …read more

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Arnold Allen says Leon Edwards is the best British MMA fighter: ‘That man’s a different level’

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UFC London has been hailed as a landmark event for British MMA, but according to one of the brightest stars of …read more

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Posted on April 2, 2022, 10:16 pm By
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Leon Edwards scolds Jorge Masvidal for his performance against Colby Covington: “He looked like he was there for the payday”

UFC welterweight Leon Edwards has criticized Jorge Masvidal for his performance against Colby Covington at UFC 272. The history between Leon Edwards and Jorge Masvidal has certainly been intriguing, dating …read more

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Leon Edwards leaves door open for Jorge Masvidal fight despite different career trajectories

LONDON – Although they’re currently on different career trajectories, Leon Edwards won’t entirely rule out a future fight with Jorge Masvidal.
Edwards (19-3 MMA, 11-2 UFC) has been chomping at the bit …read more

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Edwards: Masvidal Settles For Defeat If He Doesn’t Find Early KOs

Leon Edwards is spitting some harsh criticisms towards Jorge Masvidal.

Leon Edwards appears to have a one-way ticket to a title fight. His recent string of wins has brought him to …read more

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Edwards Isn’t Buying Usman’s Revealed Gameplan Ahead Of Title Fight

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards isn’t buying Kamaru Usman’s recent comments that he won’t try to strike with him.

Edwards and Usman are expected to face off later this year in …read more

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Posted on March 28, 2022, 4:16 pm By
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Leon Edwards foresees immediate trilogy with Kamaru Usman after July rematch

Leon Edwards doesn’t believe his July meeting with Kamaru Usman will be their last. The two men are set to square off later this year, with most reports stating the …read more

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