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VIDEO: Jorge Masvidal has heated message for ‘bug’ Leon Edwards

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay – Jorge Masvidal speaks to the media at UFC Uruguay about his recent knockout win over Ben Askren, the welterweight title picture, Leon Edwards’ recent callout, what’s next …read more

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Vicente Luque Eyes Matchups with Welterweight Top 10 After Thrilling Win Over Mike Perry

Since losing a decision to Leon Edwards more than two years ago, Vicente Luque has been on a tear, and that trend continued on Saturday in Uruguay. …read more

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Leon Edwards Fires Back At ‘P*ssy’ Jorge Masvidal

The war of words between Leon Edwards and Jorge Masvidal appear to have no end in sight. Back in March, things got physical between Edwards and Masvidal. Both men competed …read more

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Jorge Masvidal has heated message for ‘bug’ Leon Edwards: ‘I’m going to break that guy’s face’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

A backstage fight a few months ago between Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards has led to one of the most heated rivalries in the sport …read more

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Jorge Masvidal vows to ‘murder’ Leon Edwards when they fight

UFC welterweight standouts Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards seem destined to collide in a future fight inside of the Octagon.
The perennial welterweight contenders began their rivalry at March’s UFC London …read more

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Jorge Masvidal: I’m Going To Murder Leon Edwards When We Fight

Jorge Masvidal didn’t mince words when discussing a potential showdown with Leon Edwards. It’s clear that Masvidal and Edwards aren’t pals. In fact, they are quite the opposite. Back in …read more

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Jorge Masvidal denies turning down Leon Edwards fight, says he'll 'murder' him when they meet

For the better part of this calendar year, Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards have engaged in an ongoing war of words. The rivalry stems from a well-documented altercation backstage at …read more

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Leon Edwards takes aim at Jorge Masvidal’s manager for lying about fight offer

Leon Edwards (18-3 MMA) is looking to secure himself a future fight with either Jorge Masvidal or Kamaru Usman.
The surging welterweight contender, Edwards, has won eight straight fights and is …read more

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Leon Edwards calls Kamaru Usman a ‘mediocre striker’ with ‘sh*t jiu jitsu’

Leon Edwards isn’t scared to share his thoughts on his fellow welterweight contenders. That includes the current champion, Kamaru Usman, who Edwards calls out during a sit-down interview with BJPenn.com.
“Rocky” …read more

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Leon Edwards calls Kamaru Usman a ‘mediocre wrestler’ with ‘sh*t jiu jitsu’

Leon Edwards isn’t scared to share his thoughts on his fellow welterweight contenders. That includes the current champion, Kamaru Usman, who Edwards calls out during a sit-down interview with BJPenn.com.
“Rocky” …read more

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Manager: Jorge Masvidal turning down Leon Edwards fight is ‘fake news’

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Jorge Masvidal’s manger, Abraham Kawa, says his client was never offered a fight with Leon Edwards. Earlier this week, streaking UFC contender Leon …read more

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Leon Edwards talks UFC future, potential Jorge Masvidal fight

No. 4 ranked UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards recently sat down with BJPenn.com’s Natasha Hooper at his training camp: Core Fit in Birmingham, England.
In this chat, “Rocky” discusses how he …read more

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Leon Edwards sees Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington as similar, gives edge to Usman

Leon Edwards may be one fight away from the prize he covets: the UFC welterweight title.
And on his way to the belt, Edwards wants nothing more than to avenge his …read more

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Jorge Masvidal’s manager denies that UFC offered fight against Leon Edwards

The manager of Jorge Masvidal says that his client has never been offered a fight against Leon Edwards despite reports saying he turned it down.
Edwards said an interview this week …read more

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Masvidal’s UFC Title Shot Is Not Fake News

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There is a lot of beef and tension between Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards, months after the two men were …read more

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Jorge Masvidal’s Manager Denies ‘Gamebred’ Turned Down Leon Edwards Bout

Jorge Masvidal’s manager is denying claims made by Leon Edwards. Masvidal’s next bout is unclear. “Gamebred” is riding a wave of momentum following his record-setting knockout victory over Ben Askren …read more

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Jorge Masvidal's manager calls Leon Edwards' claim of ducked fight 'desperate'

Jorge Masvidal’s plans for a title shot haven’t changed.
Masvidal’s manager, Abe Kawa, disputed a recent claim that his client turned down a fight with rival UFC welterweight Leon Edwards, calling …read more

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Leon Edwards claims Jorge Masvidal turned down fight with him

Leon Edwards and Jorge Masvidal are two of the top contenders in the UFC welterweight division. As luck would have it, they also happen to be two of the most …read more

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Leon Edwards says Jorge Masvidal turned down fight with him after UFC offered it

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Leon Edwards thinks a fight with Jorge Masvidal is imminent after Saturday night.
Following Colby Covington’s big …read more

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Kamaru Usman says Leon Edwards is ‘dark horse’ to get next title shot

Kamaru Usman’s first title defense is far from official. ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ captured the UFC’s coveted welterweight strap this past March, defeating Tyron Woodley via unanimous decision.
After Colby Covington beat …read more

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Thompson thinks Leon Edwards is more deserving of title shot than Jorge Masvidal

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Stephen Thompson doesn’t think Jorge Masvidal should get the next crack at the UFC welterweight title. British phenom Leon Edwards might be on an eight-fight …read more

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Dana White addresses contender status of Colby Covington, Leon Edwards, Corey Anderson

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

EDMONTON, Alberta — Corey Anderson is telling everyone that he’s next in line for a shot at light heavyweight champion Jon Jones.
UFC president Dana White …read more

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Leon Edwards Focused on Title, Not Jorge Masvidal

From the moment he ingested a three piece and a soda from acclaimed chef Jorge Masvidal, Leon Edwards has made it a point of placing Masvidal at the top of …read more

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Michael Bisping says Jorge Masvidal isn’t scared to fight Leon Edwards

Michael Bisping doesn’t believe Jorge Masvidal is ducking Leon Edwards in fear.
The consensus on a potential welterweight clash between Masvidal and Edwards appears to be split. One side believes that …read more

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Leon Edwards set on Kamaru Usman or Jorge Masvidal: ‘There’s no other fights for me’

British welterweight star Leon Edwards announced himself as a bona-fide contender for the UFC’s 170-pound title in San Antonio last weekend with a dominant decision victory over Rafael dos Anjos. …read more

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Dana White interested in booking Jorge Masvidal vs. Leon Edwards

UFC president Dana White says he is interested in booking a high-profile welterweight grudge match between top contenders Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards.
White told reporters that a fight between Masvidal …read more

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USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings, July 24: Leon Edwards cracks top-10 list

With his latest victory, Leon Edwards is finally starting to get some of the respect he believes he’s long deserved.
Edwards (18-3 MMA, 10-2 UFC) was magnificent in a decision win …read more

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Leon Edwards believes Jorge Masvidal is making excuses not to fight him

Ever since Jorge Masvidal gave Leon Edwards the ‘three-piece and a soda‘ the Englishman has wanted an actual fight with “Gamebred”. However, despite both men winning their respective bouts at …read more

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Daily Debate results: What next for Leon Edwards after big win over Rafael dos Anjos?

Leon Edwards’ victory over Rafael dos Anjos in the main event of UFC on ESPN 4 was a statement victory.
His one-sided decision over the former UFC lightweight champion announced to …read more

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Leon Edwards on ‘journeyman’ Jorge Masvidal: ‘He’s nothing compared to RDA’ 

Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports

Leon Edwards strongly believes that Jorge Masvidal is avoiding him because he is “one of the worst matchups” for “Gamebred” in the welterweight division.
“Rocky” …read more

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UFC San Antonio: Leon Edwards, The welter fundamental

Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports

Jordan Breen reviews Leon Edwards’ sterling performance against Rafael dos Anjos, and relates Edwards to one of the NBA’s great dynasties. Saturday night in San …read more

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Posted on July 22, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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16 MMA thoughts, including what Leon Edwards can do to gain steam

Leon Edwards notched his eighth straight win Saturday, but a title shot isn’t likely. Ariel Helwani shares his thoughts on Edwards’ next move, as well as what to expect from …read more

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What’s next for Leon Edwards and Rafael dos Anjos after UFC San Antonio?

The Octagon returned to San Antonio, Texas on Saturday for UFC on ESPN 4. In the main event, Leon Edwards was taking on Rafael dos Anjos in a pivotal welterweight …read more

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Posted on July 22, 2019, 1:16 pm By
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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Rafael dos Anjos after UFC on ESPN 4 loss?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Leon Edwards and UFC on ESPN 4’s other key winners?)
Former UFC champion Rafael dos Anjos came up short in another big spot …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Leon Edwards, other key UFC on ESPN 4 winners?

After every event, fans wonder who the winners will be matched up with next.
And with another night of UFC action in the rearview mirror, it’s time to look forward, put …read more

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Posted on July 21, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Leon Edwards Has Joined The Welterweight Elite

Rafael dos Anjos was supposed to be the toughest fight of Leon Edwards’ career to date, but “Rocky” made a tough fight look easy. The 27-year-old Brit bested the former …read more

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Posted on July 21, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Jorge Masvidal Dismisses Leon Edwards, Claims He’s Been Promised Title Shot

Jorge Masvidal was clearly not impressed by Leon Edwards’ five-round decision victory over Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on ESPN 4 on Saturday night in San Antonio. …read more

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Posted on July 21, 2019, 7:46 pm By
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If Fight with ‘Little Weasel’ Jorge Masvidal Isn’t Possible, Leon Edwards Wants Usman Rematch

To say that Leon Edwards has been on a hot streak would be an understatement. …read more

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Posted on July 21, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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5 biggest takeaways from UFC on ESPN 4: On Leon Edwards, Greg Hardy, more

What mattered most Saturday night at UFC on ESPN 4 in San Antonio? Here are a few post-fight musings …
* * * * *
1. Leon Edwards is legit … but …read more

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Leon Edwards dismisses Jorge Masvidal, Ben Askren as ‘amateurs’

Leon Edwards | Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports

With his win over Rafael dos Anjos on Saturday, Leon Edwards now holds the second longest-winning streak in the crowded welterweight division.
Eight …read more

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Edwards: ‘Keep doubting me and I will continue to show you my level’

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UFC on ESPN 4’s Leon Edwards has a message to his critics. Leon Edwards came up big in San Antonio, …read more

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Edwards calls out ‘weasel’ Masvidal, who shuts it down

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Leon Edwards has reignited his feud with fellow welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal. Leon Edwards hasn’t forgotten about his run-in with Jorge Masvidal earlier this year.
After …read more

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Leon Edwards tells Jorge Masvidal to ‘run’

It didn’t take long for Leon Edwards to respond to Jorge Masvidal on social media.
Fresh off of a decision win over Rafael dos Anjos in the main event of UFC …read more

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Leon Edwards: Masvidal & Askren Both Amateurs

After an impressive victory over Rafael dos Anjos in the UFC San Antonio main event, Leon Edwards already knew whom he wanted next. In his Octagon interview, Leon Edwards called …read more

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Posted on July 21, 2019, 2:46 pm By
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After UFC on ESPN 4, Leon Edwards will be none too pleased if Jorge Masvidal gets title shot

SAN ANTONIO – Leon Edwards said after his impressive UFC on ESPN 4 victory over Rafael dos Anjos that he wants his grudge match with Jorge Masvidal next.
There are some …read more

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Masvidal Disses Edwards’ Decision Win At UFC San Antonio

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Most people were impressed with Edwards’ domination of dos Anjos, but not ‘Gamebred.’ Leon Edwards put on another masterful performance at UFC San Antonio on …read more

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Posted on July 21, 2019, 1:46 pm By
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Jorge Masvidal blasts Leon Edwards after UFC on ESPN 4 callout

Jorge Masvidal | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Leon Edwards may have put on the best performance of his career on Saturday night, but it still wasn’t enough to impress …read more

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Leon Edwards issues statement following win over Rafael dos Anjos at UFC San Antonio

UFC welterweight Leon Edwards picked up the biggest win of his MMA career on Saturday night when he defeated Rafael dos Anjos via unanimous decision in the main event of …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Reacts to Leon Edwards’ Callout

Jorge Masvidal was not impressed by the latest win that Leon Edwards picked up inside of the Octagon. In his latest fight, Edwards beat former UFC lightweight champion Rafael …read more

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UFC San Antonio: Dos Anjos vs. Edwards - Winners and Losers

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It was a LONG night in San Antonio, capped by a dominant decision for Leon Edwards over former champion Rafael …read more

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Leon Edwards wants Jorge Masvidal or a UFC welterweight title shot next (video)

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Leon Edwards proved his worth as a UFC welterweight contender on Saturday with his five-round dominance over former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos.
While it was a competitive fight, …read more

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UFC on ESPN 4 in Tweets: Pros react to Leon Edwards’ decision win over Rafael dos Anjos, Greg Hardy’s quick TKO finish

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Leon Edwards’ streak continues.
The welterweight contender picked up a decision win over former UFC champ Rafael dos Anjos in the main event of UFC on …read more

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Posted on July 21, 2019, 6:16 am By
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Five Rounds: How close is Leon Edwards to a title shot?

Is Leon Edwards ready for a welterweight title shot? Is Jorge Masvidal next, if not? Our experts debate that, and more, from UFC Fight Night in San Antonio. …read more

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Jorge Masvidal unimpressed by Leon Edwards' UFC on ESPN 4 win: 'Don't call me out no more'

Jorge Masvidal is quite clearly not interested in a fight with Leon Edwards after UFC on ESPN 4.
Following his impressive unanimous-decision win over former champ Rafael dos Anjos on Saturday …read more

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Pros react to Leon Edwards’ dominant win over Rafael dos Anjos

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Leon Edwards defeated Rafael dos Anjos via unanimous decision at UFC San Antonio. On Twitter, pro fighters enjoyed the match. …read more

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UFC San Antonio highlights: Edwards puts on strong performance against RDA

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Check out the full-fight video highlights of Leon Edwards defeating Rafael dos Anjos from the UFC San Antonio main event. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 4 results: Leon Edwards dominates Rafael dos Anjos; Greg Hardy lands first-round KO

Leon Edwards continued his rocket ride to the top of the UFC welterweight division by taking a dominant decision over former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on ESPN …read more

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Jorge Masvidal responds to callout from Leon Edwards

Leon Edwards called out Jorge Masvidal following his unanimous decision victory over Rafael dos Anjos at tonight’s UFC San Antonio event.
The surging British contender, Edwards, is now riding an eight …read more

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Pros react to Rafael dos Anjos vs. Leon Edwards at UFC San Antonio

Tonight’s UFC San Antonio event was headlined by a welterweight bout featuring Rafael dos Anjos taking on Leon Edwards.
Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos (29-12 MMA) returned to action …read more

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Leon Edwards vs. Rafael dos Anjos full fight video highlights

Watch Leon Edwards vs. Rafael dos Anjos full fight video highlights from UFC on ESPN 4’s main event above, courtesy of UFC.
UFC on ESPN 4: Dos Anjos vs. Edwards took …read more

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UFC on ESPN 4 results: Leon Edwards puts on masterful performance to top Rafael dos Anjos

Leon Edwards | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Make it a great eight for Leon Edwards.
Facing arguably the stiffest test of his career, “Rocky” convincingly out-struck, outwrestled, and outworked Rafael …read more

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Twitter reacts to Leon Edwards' victory over Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on ESPN 4

Leon Edwards earned the biggest victory of his career on Saturday when he defeated former UFC champion Rafael dos Anjos in the UFC on ESPN 4 main event.
Edwards (18-3 MMA, …read more

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UFC San Antonio Results: Leon Edwards defeats Rafael dos Anjos (Highlights)

A key welterweight fight between perennial division contenders Rafael dos Anjos and Leon Edwards headlines tonight’s UFC San Antonio event.
Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos (29-11 MMA) was most …read more

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UFC San Antonio Results and Highlights

The octagon returns to the great state of Texas this evening for UFC San Antonio, a televised event headlined by a welterweight fight between Rafael dos Anjos and Leon Edwards.
Former …read more

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UFC San Antonio odds: RDA flips to underdog vs. Edwards

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Check out the betting odds for Saturday’s UFC San Antonio card, where Leon Edwards is favored over Rafael dos Anjos in the main event. UFC …read more

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UFC On ESPN 4: RDA Vs. Edwards Full Fight Preview

Paul Miller-USA TODAY Sports

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight strikers Rafael dos Anjos and Leon Edwards will clash TONIGHT (July 20, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 4 from inside …read more

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Watch Rafael dos Anjos’ top 5 UFC finishes

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Watch the top five finishes from former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. Dos Anjos takes on Leon Edwards in the UFC on ESPN 4 main event on …read more

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Leon Edwards: The UFC Forced RDA to Fight Me

Tonight’s UFC San Antonio main event will feature a high-level welterweight contest between #4 Rafael dos Anjos and #12 Leon Edwards in a fight that will present the biggest opportunity …read more

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Leon Edwards on Darren Till’s potential move to middleweight: ‘I wish him all the best’ 

Paul Miller-USA TODAY Sports

Leon Edwards was once vying for a shot at his fellow Englishman and welterweight Darren Till, but as far as “Rocky” is concerned, there was …read more

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Edwards: RDA struggles against bigger guys, I’ll make him pay

Steve Flynn-USA TODAY Sports

Leon Edwards feels Rafael Dos Anjos was forced into accepting to fight him, and he will ultimately pay for that. Leon Edwards is backing himself …read more

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UFC on ESPN 4 Results: Dos Anjos vs. Edwards

Rafael dos Anjos and Leon Edwards will square off in the UFC on ESPN 4 main event Saturday. | Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘Rocky!’

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Crafty kickboxer, Leon Edwards, will square off with Brazilian great, Rafael dos Anjos, this Saturday (July 20, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 4 from inside …read more

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UFC on ESPN 4 predictions: Will Rafael dos Anjos stay on track vs. Leon Edwards?

Dos Anjos
vs.
Edwards
Harris
vs.
Oleinik
Adams
vs.
Hardy
Hooker
vs.
Vick
Hernandez
vs.
Trinaldo
Arlovski
vs.
Rothwell

MMA Junkie readers’
consensus picks
2019: 123-62 (66%)

Dos Anjos
(N/A%)

Oleinik
(60%)

Adams
(57%)

Hooker
(64%)

Hernandez
(66%)

Rothwell
(60%)

Nolan King
@mma_kings
2019: 30-8 (79%)

Dos Anjos

Harris

Adams

Hooker

Hernandez

Rothwell

Simon Head
@simonhead
2019: 32-11 (74%)

Edwards

Harris

Hardy

Hooker

Hernandez

Rothwell

Dan Tom
@DanTomMMA
2019: 127-58 (69%)

Dos Anjos

Harris

Adams

Hooker

Hernandez

Rothwell

Farah Hannoun
@Farah_Hannoun
2019: 22-10 (69%)

Dos Anjos

Harris

Hardy

Hooker

Hernandez

Rothwell

Simon Samano
@SJSamano
2019: 125-60 (68%)

Dos Anjos

Oleinik

Hardy

Hooker

Hernandez

Arlovski

Brian Garcia
@thegoze
2019: 122-63 (66%)
…read more

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Dos Anjos, Edwards make weight for main event

Rafael dos Anjos and Leon Edwards both weighed in at 171 pounds for their pivotal welterweight fight that is headlining UFC San Antonio. …read more

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Leon Edwards On Jorge Masvidal: ‘His Day Will Come’

If you thought the bad blood between Leon Edwards and Jorge Masvidal dissolved, think again. The incident back in March between Edwards and Masvidal is well-documented. The two exchanged words …read more

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RDA believes Edwards is a good match for him: ‘Many aspects favor me’

Rafael dos Anjos | Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports

Former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos believes he will have a stylistic edge against Leon Edwards at UFC San Antonio. Former …read more

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It’s Put Up Or Shut Up For Leon Edwards

Steve Flynn-USA TODAY Sports

Longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight contender, Leon Edwards, is visibly frustrated with the current state of the 170-pound division and to be honest, I …read more

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Dan Hardy’s War Room breakdown: Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Leon Edwards (video)

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In the latest edition of UFC commentator Dan Hardy’s War Room, the former welterweight contender breaks down the UFC on ESPN 4 main event between former lightweight …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘RDA!’

Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight kingpin, Rafael dos Anjos, looks to defeat British striker, Leon Edwards, this Saturday (July 20, 2019) at UFC on …read more

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UFC San Antonio | Pro fighters make their picks for Rafael dos Anjos vs. Leon Edwards

The Octagon returns to Texas this Saturday for UFC San Antonio. In the main event, top welterweights collide as Rafael dos Anjos takes on Leon Edwards.
Ahead of the fight, BJPENN.com …read more

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UFC on ESPN 4 breakdown: Will Rafael dos Anjos' pace be too much for Leon Edwards?

MMA Junkie Radio co-host Dan Tom breaks down the UFC’s top bouts. Today, we look at the main event for UFC on ESPN 4.
UFC on ESPN 4 takes place Saturday …read more

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Leon Edwards seeks 'perfect fairytale' rematch with Kamaru Usman after UFC on ESPN 4

SAN ANTONIO – Leon Edwards plans to outclass Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on ESPN 4. And if that happens, Edwards said either a grudge match with Jorge Masvidal or …read more

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Fight Night: How to watch, plus full analysis

Rafael Dos Anjos and Leon Edwards will be trying to make a statement in the UFC’s crowded welterweight division when they meet in Texas. …read more

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Leon Edwards argues Jorge Masvidal doesn’t deserve title shot

When Jorge Masvidal knocked former Bellator and ONE welterweight champion Ben Askren out in five seconds at UFC 239, he cemented himself as one of the top contenders in the …read more

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How Dos Anjos' volume could be the difference against Edwards

Rafael dos Anjos vs. Leon Edwards on Saturday will come down to who is able to impose their style of fight, and several key metrics could offer the key to …read more

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Posted on July 17, 2019, 12:16 pm By
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UFC on ESPN 4: Make your predictions for Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Leon Edwards

We want your predictions for Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 4 event in San Antonio.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for …read more

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Jorge Masvidal offers Ben Askren ‘the family pack with a two-liter soda’

Shortly after Jorge Masvidal knocked out his UFC London opponent Darren Till, he unleashed a bit of backstage violence on welterweight rival Leon Edwards. He referred to his attack on …read more

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Leon Edwards says Jorge Masvidal fight will ‘100% happen’

Leon Edwards and Jorge Masvidal share one of the most high profile beefs in the UFC welterweight division. In fact, the pair recently came to blows outside the cage, when …read more

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Leon Edwards Still Wants Jorge Masvidal, Even If It’s On The Streets

In the cage or on the streets, Leon Edwards wants to fight Jorge Masvidal. There is a beef brewing between Edwards and Masvidal, but this one is a bit different …read more

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UFC San Antonio Poster Drops For ‘Dos Anjos Vs Edwards’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will send Rafael dos Anjos into battle against Leon Edwards in a welterweight main event atop the upcoming UFC on ESPN 4 mixed martial arts (MMA) …read more

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UFC San Antonio poster released

It will be an international affair when the Octagon lands in San Antonio this summer.
Main event welterweights Rafael dos Anjos and Leon Edwards are featured on the recently released poster …read more

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Leon Edwards wants to dethrone UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman

Leon Edwards feels he’s on the right path to a shot at UFC gold.
On July 20, Edwards will collide with former UFC lightweight title holder Rafael dos Anjos. The welterweight …read more

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UFC on ESPN 4: Leon Edwards plans on stopping Rafael dos Anjos for chance to avenge loss to champ Usman

Leon Edwards has been chomping at the bit for a top-ranked opponent.
He said he thinks a win over former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos next month will give not only …read more

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Posted on July 1, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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