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With Jorge Masvidal unavailable, Leon Edwards calls for fights with Rafael dos Anjos, Robbie Lawler

In the wake of his recent decision victory over Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone, rising welterweight contender Leon Edwards called for a fight with Jorge “Gamebred” Masvidal.
“At the time, he was No. …read more

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Leon Edwards: I Don’t Really Give A S**t About Jorge Masvidal

Birmingham-based UFC fighter Leon Edwards has created waves within the UFC’s welterweight division racking up 8 wins since his UFC debut in 2014. Edwards’ latest victory against UFC veteran Donald …read more

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Posted on August 11, 2018, 8:46 pm By
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Donald Cerrone parts ways with striking coach Brandon Gibson

After his most recent loss to Leon Edwards, Donald Cerrone has decided to cut ties with striking coach Brandon Gibson. Former UFC lightweight title contender Donald Cerrone decided to …read more

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UFC's Jorge Masvidal is going on a reality TV show since no one will fight him

The last time we checked in with UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal, he was waiting for a phone call.
He’d accepted a challenge from Leon Edwards, who dropped his name after a …read more

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Posted on July 12, 2018, 9:46 pm By
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Donald Cerrone Was Willing to Fight Mike Perry on Short Notice

Donald Cerrone continues to live up to his reputation. Cerrone is coming off a close but unanimous decision loss to Leon Edwards in the main event of UFC Singapore. While …read more

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Posted on June 30, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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Cerrone Offered To Step In And Fight Perry At UFC 226

Donald Cerrone was just handed his fourth loss in his last five fights by Leon Edwards last week in Singapore, but “Cowboy” is already looking to get back in the …read more

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Posted on June 30, 2018, 5:46 pm By
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EXCLUSIVE | Jorge Masvidal is down to fight Leon Edwards if Usman and Magny aren’t available

Shortly after he defeated Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone by decision in the main of UFC Singapore, Leon Edwards called for a fight with long-time welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal.
“At the time, he …read more

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UFC Fighter Donald Cerrone Hints at Lightweight Return

Donald Cerrone may take a trip back to 155 pounds. Cerrone is coming off a close but unanimous decision loss to Leon Edwards. The two did battle in the main …read more

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Posted on June 28, 2018, 8:46 pm By
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Hindsight - UFC Singapore: Cowboy vs. Edwards in retrospect

Look back on the action from UFC Singapore, from Ji Yeon Kim’s lackluster victory in the opener to Leon Edwards ripping the torch out of the hand of Donald Cerrone …read more

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Posted on June 27, 2018, 7:16 pm By
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Donald Cerrone Says He’s Got At Least Five More Years Left to Fight

Donald Cerrone doesn’t plan on hanging up his gloves anytime soon. Cerrone took on Leon Edwards this past Saturday (June 23). The welterweight tilt served as UFC Singapore‘s main event. …read more

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A rising Edwards sets sight on Masvidal

Coming off a main event victory over Donald Cerrone, Leon Edwards hopes to continue his climb in the UFC’s welterweight division by taking on top-10 fighter Jorge Masvidal. …read more

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USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA rankings, June 26: Welcome to the list, Leon Edwards

We wondered last week if it would be the final week Leon Edwards wouldn’t be part of the USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA welterweight rankings. The question has been answered.
Edwards (16-3 …read more

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Posted on June 27, 2018, 1:16 am By
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What's next for Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone following UFC Singapore loss?

Donald Cerrone suffered his fourth loss in his past five fights when he fell short against Leon Edwards in Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 132 headliner.
Cerrone (33-11 MMA, 20-8 UFC) fell …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Leon Edwards and UFC Fight Night 132's other winning fighters?

A new contender to watch emerged in Saturday’s welterweight headliner when Leon Edwards scored a career-altering victory over Donald Cerrone at UFC Fight Night 132.
Edwards (16-3 MMA, 8-2 UFC) outworked …read more

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Donald Cerrone discusses retirement plans after UFC Singapore loss to Leon Edwards

Fan favorite welterweight contender Donald Cerrone has fallen into a bit of a rough patch, having lost 4 of his last five fights. That said, it sounds like there’s still …read more

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RECAP! Edwards Picks ‘Cowboy’ Apart!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight kickboxers Donald Cerrone and Leon Edwards clashed last night (June 23, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 132 from inside Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore.
Is …read more

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UFC Singapore Video Recap: Edwards beats Cowboy by decision

He didn’t get a statement finish over Donald Cerrone, but Leon Edwards did prove he deserves to fight among the elite at 170 lbs. In the headlining fight of …read more

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After ‘Cowboy’ win, Leon Edwards sets sights on ‘Gamebred’

Leon Edwards had quite a bit to say about Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone before their fight — particularly about the veteran’s age and attitude toward fighting. Yet in the wake of …read more

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Posted on June 24, 2018, 5:16 am By
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Jorge Masvidal responds to Leon Edwards’ call-out

Shortly after his impressive decision defeat of Donald Cerrone — inarguably the best win of his career thus far — British welterweight contender Leon Edwards called for a fight with …read more

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Donald Cerrone says stock didn't drop in loss, will fight until UFC says 'enough, bro'

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Leon Edwards def. Donald Cerrone at UFC Singapore: Best photos

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Donald Cerrone isn’t retiring after his loss to Leon Edwards at UFC Fight Night 132. He’s not going to …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Accepts Leon Edwards’s Challenge

Saturday at UFC Fight Night 132, Leon Edwards earned the biggest victory of his career when he earned a unanimous decision victory over the legendary Donald “Cowboy Cerrone” and already …read more

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Cerrone nearly withdrew from UFC Singapore due to illness

Donald Cerrone reveals how sick he was heading into his UFC Singapore main event vs. Leon Edwards. Longtime fans of Donald Cerrone know that he’s not one to pull out …read more

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Jorge Masvidal accepts Leon Edwards' challenge, waiting on UFC phone call

Apr 20, 2013; San Jose, CA, USA; Jorge Masvidal prepares to fight Tim Means (not pictured) during the lightweight bout prelims of the UFC on Fuel TV at HP Pavilion. …read more

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Edwards Calls Out ‘Old Gun’ Masvidal Following UFC Singapore Win

Rising UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards made the most out of his main event spot earlier today (Sat., June 23, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 132 live on Fight Pass …read more

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Posted on June 23, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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Leon Edwards Calls Out Jorge Masvidal After Victory over ‘Cowboy’ at UFC Singapore

Top 15-ranked Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight Leon Edwards engaged in a five-round war against UFC legend Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone at UFC Fight Night 132, in Kallang, Singapore. …read more

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Donald Cerrone Almost Pulled Out of UFC Singapore

An illness almost knocked Donald Cerrone off the UFC Singapore card. Earlier today (June 23), “Cowboy” took on Leon Edwards. The bout headlined UFC Singapore in Singapore Indoor Stadium in …read more

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UFC Singapore Video Highlights: Edwards gets past Cerrone

Check out the video highlights of Leon Edwards’ unanimous decision victory of Donald Cowboy Cerrone. The UFC Singapore main event pitted the promotions 13th ranked welterweight Leon Edwards against …read more

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Donald Cerrone says he almost called off UFC Singapore main event with Edwards due to illness

Saturday’s UFC Singapore main event almost didn’t come to fruition.
The welterweight contest between longtime UFC contender Donald Cerrone and rising prospect Leon Edwards was close to being cancelled just hours …read more

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Donald Cerrone nearly withdrew from UFC Singapore just hours before fight

Donald Cerrone didn’t get the win in today’s UFC Fight Night 132 headliner against Leon Edwards but said he’s proud of himself for even stepping in the octagon.
Unbeknownst to anyone …read more

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UFC Fight Night 132 – Quick Results

UFC Fight Night 132 goes down live this morning from Singapore Indoor Stadium in Singapore. In the main event Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone takes on Leon Edwards in a Welterweight bout …read more

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UFC Fight Night 132 winner Leon Edwards explains callout of Jorge Masvidal

UFC welterweight Leon Roberts gave his performance against Donald Cerrone a seven out of 10 stars.
In other words, he didn’t quite live up to his expectations, but it was still …read more

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Leon Edwards praises ‘legend’ Cerrone, wants to fight Masvidal in Birmingham

Leon Edwards made it clear that he’s burying the hatchet with Donald Cerrone after going toe-to-toe with him for five hard rounds.
In the end, it was Edwards who saw his …read more

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MMA Community reacts to Leon Edwards vs. Donald Cerrone

The MMA Community was up early this morning, well at least fans in North America, this to watch today’s UFC Fight Night event from Singapore.
The event was headlined by …read more

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Leon Edwards vs. Donald Cerrone UFC Singapore scorecard

The Leon Edwards vs. Donald Cerrone UFC Singapore scorecard shows how the judges scored Saturday’s main event at Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore.
All three judges scored the bout 48-47 …read more

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Leon Edwards def. Donald Cerrone at UFC Singapore: Best photos

Check out these photos highlighting Leon Edwards’ unanimous-decision win over Leon Edwards at UFC Fight Night 132 in Singapore. (Photos by Paul Miller, USA TODAY Sports) …read more

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Leon Edwards and Donald Cerrone Pust Animosity Behind Them in the Octagon

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Things were a little heated in the lead-up to Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Leon Edwards’ UFC Fight Night …read more

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UFC Singapore in Tweets: Pros react to Leon Edwards vs. Donald Cerrone, more

Leon Edwards wanted a win over an big name — and he got one.
The welterweight fighter picked up a unanimous decision victory over longtime UFC contender Donald Cerrone in …read more

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UFC Singapore results: Leon Edwards takes unanimous decision over Donald Cerrone

Leon Edwards headlined a UFC event for the first time Saturday morning at UFC Singapore and proved to be ready for the upper echelon of the welterweight division with a …read more

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UFC Singapore Results: Leon Edwards defeats Donald Cerrone (Highlights)

Today’s UFC event in Singapore was headlined by a welterweight fight featuring surging division contender Leon Edwards taking on veteran and likely future UFC Hall of Famer Donald Cerrone.
Edwards entered …read more

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UFC Fight Night 132 results: Leon Edwards outpoints Donald Cerrone, calls out Jorge Masvidal

Leon Edwards realized his wish to fight Donald Cerrone and held the veteran striker at bay to pick up a unanimous-decision win.
Edwards’ (16-3 MMA, 8-2 UFC) bloodied Cerrone (33-11 MMA, …read more

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Leon Edwards defeats Donald Cerrone by unanimous decision in Singapore on Saturday

Leon Edwards defeats Donald Cerrone by unanimous decision …read more

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Leon Edwards Bloodies Donald Cerrone Early (UFC Singapore Highlights)


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Check out highlights from Leon Edwards’ career-changing victory over Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone at UFC Fight Night 132 on …read more

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UFC Singapore: Cerrone vs Edwards Post-fight Results and Analysis

UFC Singapore had a bunch of fun fights Leon Edwards badly busted up Donald Cerrone during the first three rounds. From kicking range to the clinch, he won almost every …read more

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Edwards Outlasts Bloodied ‘Cowboy’ In Singapore

Welterweight veteran Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone attempted to turn back prospect Leon Edwards today (Sat., June 23, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 132 from inside the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, …read more

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Twitter reacts to Leon Edwards' victory over 'Cowboy' Cerrone at UFC Fight Night 132

Leon Edwards spoiled Donald Cerrone’s chance at UFC history today when he defeated “Cowboy” in UFC Fight Night 132’s main event.
Edwards (16-3 MMA, 8-2 UFC) pushed his winning streak to …read more

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UFC Singapore live blog: Cerrone vs. Edwards

This is the UFC Singapore live blog for Donald Cerrone vs. Leon Edwards, a welterweight bout at Saturday’s UFC event at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore.
Cerrone, who recently …read more

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UFC Singapore live results, discussion, play-by-play

Live, blow-by-blow updates for Saturday’s UFC event in Singapore, which is headlined by welterweights Donald Cerrone and Leon Edwards. Join us today (Saturday, June 23rd) on Bloody Elbow for live …read more

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Edwards Says ‘Cowboy’ Is ‘100-Percent Past His Prime’

Rising welterweight contender Leon Edwards will attempt to capture his sixth-straight UFC win tomorrow morning (Sat., June 23, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 132 live on Fight Pass from inside …read more

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Posted on June 23, 2018, 12:16 am By
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UFC Singapore betting odds: Edwards is favored over Cerrone

Check out the betting odds for Saturday’s UFC Singapore card, where Leon Edwards is favored to get passed Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone in the main event. Who’s ready to wake …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2018, 11:16 pm By
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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘Cowboy!’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) staple, Donald Cerrone, will square off with up-and-coming Englishman, Leon Edwards, this Saturday (June 23, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 132 inside Singapore Indoor Stadium …read more

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Leon Edwards: ‘I’ll Put Cowboy Cerrone Away Early’

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Leon Edwards plans on continuing his tear through the welterweight division with a sixth consecutive win when he takes on Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone this Saturday in the UFC …read more

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UFC ‘Singapore’ Clash: Cerrone Vs. Edwards!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight athletes Donald Cerrone and Leon Edwards will clash this Saturday (June 23, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 132 inside Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore.
After …read more

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Leon Edwards says Donald Cerrone is ‘past his sell by date’

Leon Edwards plans to make a statement against Donald Cerrone at UFC Singapore. Is MMA veteran Donald Cerrone still a force to be reckoned with against the elite of the …read more

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Leon Edwards is not a fan of Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone’s approach to fighting

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone is one of the most widely adored fighters in MMA, but don’t count his UFC Singapore opponent Leon Edwards among his fans.
Speaking to MMA Fighting this week, …read more

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UFC Singapore Weigh-ins: Donald Cerrone, Leon Edwards On Target

Donald Cerrone has been cleared for his first fight in Singapore against British fighter Leon Edwards at UFC Fight Night 132. …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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UFC Fight Night 132 staff picks: Only three giving 'Cowboy' the nod over Leon Edwards

Cerrone
vs.
Edwards
Pedro
vs.
Saint Preux
Clark
vs.
Eye
Abe
vs.
Jingliang
MMAjunkie readers’consensus picks2018: 71-37

Cerrone
(66%)

Saint Preux
(56%)

Clark
(64%)

Jingliang
(85%)
Dan Tom@DanTomMMA2018: 73-35

Edwards

Saint Preux

Clark

Jingliang
Simon Samano@SJSamano2018: 71-37

Edwards

Pedro

Clark

Jingliang
Trent Reinsmith@TrentReinsmith2018: 70-38

Edwards

Saint Preux

Clark

Jingliang
Ben Fowlkes@BenFowlkesMMA2018: 69-392016 Champion

Edwards

Saint Preux

Clark

Jingliang
Mike Bohn@MikeBohnMMA2018: 69-392014 Champion

Cerrone

Saint Preux

Clark

Jingliang
Ken Hathaway@kenshathaway2018: 68-40

Edwards

Saint Preux

Clark

Jingliang
John Morgan@MMAjunkieJohn2018: 68-40

Cerrone

Pedro

Clark

Jingliang
Steven Marrocco@MMAjunkieSteven2018: 68-40

Edwards

Saint Preux

Clark

Jingliang
Dann …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2018, 2:46 pm By
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UFC Singapore weigh-in results: Donald Cerrone and Leon Edwards hit their marks

Tomorrow evening (tomorrow morning in North America) the UFC will take over the Singapore Indoor Arena with an exciting night of fights.
This UFC Singapore card will be headlined by a …read more

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Leon Edwards was never a fan of Cerrone’s ‘journeyman’ approach to MMA, feels there’s a ‘blueprint’ to beat him

Donald Cerrone’s freewheeling style has long made “Cowboy” a fan favorite of the MMA world.
That reverence can often be seen from his opponents as well. One needs to look no …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2018, 1:16 pm By
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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down Leon Edwards!

One of the United Kingdom’s best mixed martial arts (MMA) prospects, Leon Edwards, will receive a big jump in competition opposite long-time veteran and former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) title …read more

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Donald Cerrone Says Leon Edwards Pissed Him Off

UFC veteran Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone will return to the octagon to face an up-and-coming welterweight in Leon Edwards at UFC Singapore. “Cowboy” is known for his attitude of facing anybody …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2018, 4:46 pm By
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Donald Cerrone explains why he hasn’t studied tape on Leon Edwards

On Saturday morning, in the main event of the UFC’s latest trip to Singapore, longtime welterweight and lightweight contender Donald Cerrone will battle rising British welterweight contender Leon Edwards.
While Edwards …read more

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UFC Singapore face-off video: Donald Cerrone, Leon Edwards start to heat up

UFC Fight Night 132 media day went down today, and for the first time during fight week, headliners Donald Cerrone and Leon Edwards came face-to-face.
After some pre-fight heat, Cerrone (33-10 …read more

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