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Edwards: More rounds only means more punishment for Nate Diaz

Leon Edwards in the Octagon after his bout with Belal Muhammad. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Given his track record, Leon …read more

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Demian Maia Returns to Face Belal Muhammad at UFC 263 on June 12

Demian Maia is back for a potential farewell bout, as he will square off against Belal Muhammad at UFC 263. …read more

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Demian Maia vs. Belal Muhammad set for UFC 263

Belal Muhammad gets booked for his next fight. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Welterweight contender Belal Muhammad won’t get a rematch with Leon Edwards, …read more

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Belal Muhammad reacts after Demian Maia fight announced for UFC 263

UFC welterweight contender Belal Muhammad reacted after his upcoming fight against Demian Maia was recently announced for UFC 263. Muhammad vs. Maia was announced this weekend to take place on …read more

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Demian Maia to face Belal Muhammad at UFC 263

Demian Maia | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Demian Maia is back.
MMA Fighting confirmed with sources with knowledge of the matchup that Maia (28-10) and Belal …read more

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Demian Maia vs. Belal Muhammad added to UFC 263

A welterweight matchup between Demian Maia and Belal Muhammad is the latest addition to UFC 263 in June.
Maia (28-10 MMA, 22-10 UFC) and Muhammad (18-3 MMA, 9-3 UFC) have agreed …read more

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Sources: UFC finalizing Maia-Muhammad for June

A welterweight bout between Demian Maia and Belal Muhammad for June 12 has been verbally agreed to, sources told ESPN. …read more

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Belal Muhammad reacts after losing out on Leon Edwards rematch to Nate Diaz

Belal Muhammad has reacted to the confirmation that Leon Edwards will be returning to action against Nate Diaz and not against him. Muhammad and Edwards recently squared off in a …read more

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Belal Muhammad tells Leon Edwards to “sign the contract”

Belal Muhammad is still campaigning to rematch Leon Edwards. At UFC Vegas 21, Muhammad stepped up on short notice to fight Edwards in a very intriguing welterweight bout. The fight …read more

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Belal Muhammad open to fighting Demian Maia if Leon Edwards rematch falls through

UFC welterweight Belal Muhammad says that he’s open to fighting the legend Demian Maia if he doesn’t get the rematch with Leon Edwards. Muhammad and Edwards recently fought in the …read more

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Belal Muhammad still pushing for Leon Edwards rematch, but offers alternative main event option

Regardless of what happens next, Belal Muhammad thinks he’s earned a big fight.
Muhammad (18-3 MMA, 9-3 UFC) had a massive opportunity to catapult himself into title contention when he stepped …read more

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Leon Edwards ‘trying to get Colby Covington’ fight, move on from Belal Muhammad

Perhaps a win over fellow top ten fighter Colby Covington can give Edwards this feeling again? | Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports

Looks like Leon is …read more

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Weigh-In Results | UFC Fight Night: Brunson Vs Holland

UFC continues its run of events at UFC APEX with a compelling welterweight matchup as No. 3 ranked Leon Edwards and No. 13 Belal Muhammad collide in the main event. 
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Stephen Thompson shoots down idea Leon Edwards deserves a UFC title shot

No. 5 ranked UFC welterweight Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson recently gave his thoughts on the no decision in the UFC Vegas 21 main event between Leon Edwards and Belal Muhammad.

The no …read more

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Belal Muhammad tells Leon Edwards to retire if he’s happy with No Contest

UFC welterweight Belal Muhammad has told Leon Edwards to “hang up his gloves” if he’s satisfied with their No Contest at UFC Vegas 21. The two men hoped to go …read more

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Stephen Thompson Makes His Case For Title Shot Over Leon Edwards

Stephen Thompson believes he deserves a title shot more than Leon Edwards. At UFC Vegas 21, Edwards made his return to the Octagon against Belal Muhammad who stepped up on …read more

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Belal Muhammad Warned Ref About Edwards’ Fingers Before Fight

Even though it would appear no permanent damage was done to Belal Muhammad’s eye following an illegal strike from Leon Edwards at UFC Vegas 21, the welterweight claims he specifically …read more

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UFC Vegas 21 Medical Suspensions: How Long Is Muhammad Out?

The UFC Vegas 21 medical suspensions have been released. At UFC Vegas 21, Belal Muhammad was the victim of a vicious eye poke from Leon Edwards that saw the main …read more

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Muhammad Unloads On Edwards: ‘Just Hang Up Your Gloves’

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It’s been a few days since the Welterweight scrap between Leon Edwards and Belal Muhammad ended in …read more

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Colby Covington believes “bum” Leon Edwards should’ve been DQ’d against Belal Muhammad

Colby Covington wasn’t impressed with Leon Edwards. In the main event of UFC Vegas 21, Edwards made his long-awaited return to the Octagon against Belal Muhammad who took the fight …read more

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Belal Muhammad unleashes on Leon Edwards: ‘Man-to-man, if you’re happy with that result, you shouldn’t call yourself a fighter’

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Three days after his UFC main event, Belal Muhammad is still nursing wounds from the UFC Vegas …read more

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Muhammad wants immediate Edwards rematch

UFC welterweight Belal Muhammad is calling for an immediate rematch with Leon Edwards after their recent bout was ruled a no-contest due to an accidental eye poke. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 187 medical suspensions: Belal Muhammad faces 30 days after eye poke

Thankfully, Belal Muhammad isn’t facing a potentially long medical suspension coming out of UFC Fight Night 187.
Muhammad’s first headliner vs. Leon Edwards was ruled a no contest after Edwards accidentally …read more

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UFC Vegas 21 medical suspensions: Belal Muhammad receives minimum suspension, five others potentially out for six months

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Despite suffering one of the uglier eye pokes in recent memory, Belal Muhammad appears to have escaped …read more

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Stephen Thompson: I deserve UFC welterweight title shot more than Leon Edwards at this point

Stephen Thompson thinks he should be above Leon Edwards in the UFC welterweight championship pecking order.
Edwards returned after an almost two-year layoff against Belal Muhammad in the UFC Fight Night …read more

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Sam Alvey tells Leon Edwards to “gain some humility”

UFC fan favorite Sam Alvey has told Leon Edwards to gain some humility after the latter called for a title shot following his fight against Belal Muhammad. It’s safe to …read more

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Jamahal Hill Foreshadowed Leon Edwards’ Fight-Ending Eye Poke During Fight

It would appear light heavyweight standout Jamahal Hill foresaw issues in the main event at UFC Vegas 21. The event topped by Belal Muhammad and Leon Edwards dominated headlines as …read more

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Matchmaking The Top Of UFC’s Welterweight Division After UFC Vegas 21

In the main event of UFC Vegas 21, Leon Edwards was making his return against Belal Muhammad. The hope was the fight would add some clarity to the top of …read more

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Triple Take: What's Leon Edwards' best move after UFC Fight Night 187 eye poke?

UFC Fight Night 187 has come and gone, but not without controversy.
Leon Edwards wants a title shot following his main event clash against Belal Muhammad, which ended in a no …read more

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Belal Muhammad trashes “pathetic” and “weak-minded” Leon Edwards for wanting title shot after No Contest

UFC welterweight Belal Muhammad trashed “pathetic” and “weak-minded” Leon Edwards for wanting to get a title shot after their No Contest. Muhammad suffered a nasty eye poke in the early …read more

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Colby Covington slams 'bum' Leon Edwards after eye-poke no contest at UFC Fight Night 187

Colby Covington thinks Leon Edwards should have been penalized for his inadvertent eye poke against Belal Muhammad.
Edwards’ highly anticipated return was ruled a no contest when he accidentally poked Muhammad …read more

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Edwards Not Interested In Muhammad Rematch, Wants Title Shot Next

Leon Edwards feels that his next fight should be for the world championship and not a rematch against Belal Muhammad after UFC Vegas 21’s disqualification conclusion. The controversy from UFC …read more

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Leon Edwards releases statement after No Contest at UFC Vegas 21

UFC welterweight Leon Edwards released a statement after his main event against Belal Muhammad ended in a No Contest due to an accidental eye poke. “Rocky” went toe to toe …read more

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Morning Report: Colby Covington says Leon Edwards should have been disqualified for eye poke on Belal Muhammad

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This past Saturday, Leon Edwards faced Belal Muhammad in the main event of UFC Vegas 21. The bout was Edwards’ first …read more

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UFC Vegas 21: Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad - Fights to make

Leon Edwards, who fights Belal Muhammad at UFC Vegas 21 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Undoubtedly, the best, most fantastical fights …read more

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UFC Vegas 21: Edwards vs. Muhammad - Unofficial Awards

Leon Edwards, who fights Belal Muhammad at UFC Vegas 21 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Get a unique rundown on the …read more

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Belal Muhammad Updates Condition of Eye, Rips Leon Edwards for Dismissing Rematch

It appears that Belal Muhammad will be fine after an eye poke prematurely ended his night against Leon Edwards, but the harsh feelings toward his opponent may have only just …read more

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Belal Muhammad calls Leon Edwards “soft” for wanting title shot after No Contest at UFC Vegas 21

UFC welterweight Belal Muhammad called Leon Edwards “soft” for a wanting title shot after their No Contest in the main event of UFC Vegas 21. Muhammad and Edwards had just …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Belal Muhammad after UFC Fight Night 187 no contest?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Leon Edwards after UFC Fight Night 187 no contest?)
Belal Muhammad’s main event debut went awry Saturday when his UFC Fight Night 187 …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Leon Edwards after UFC Fight Night 187 no contest?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Belal Muhammad after UFC Fight Night 187 no contest?)
Leon Edwards experienced disappointment Saturday when his main event with Belal Muhammad at UFC …read more

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Belal Muhammad rips Leon Edwards' post-fight comments: 'You ain't getting a title fight'

Belal Muhammad isn’t happy with the way Leon Edwards carried himself after their UFC Fight Night 187 main event ended in a no contest.
An errant finger from Edwards (18-3 MMA, …read more

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Belal Muhammad Releases Statement After Eye Poke ‘No Contest’

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Fresh from the hospital, Belal Muhammad updates us on the state of his eye following a nasty …read more

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Belal Muhammad close-up photo reveals how gruesome eye poke from Leon Edwards was

A new close-up photo has revealed just how gruesome the eye poke that Leon Edwards landed on Belal Muhammad at UFC Vegas 21 actually was. Muhammad was fighting in the …read more

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Edwards Not Interested In Muhammad Rematch, Wants Title Shot Next

Leon Edwards feels that his next fight should be for the world championship and not a rematch against Belal Muhammad after UFC Vegas 21’s disqualification conclusion. The controversy from UFC …read more

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Fighters React To Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad At UFC Vegas 21

Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad didn’t end the way we all wanted it to. The showdown served as the main event of the UFC Vegas 21 event on Saturday night …read more

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Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad Ends In No Contest At UFC Vegas 21

The MMA gods robbed fight fans of Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad. The two fighters met in a welterweight bout on Saturday night (March 13, 2021) at the UFC Vegas …read more

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WATCH: UFC Vegas 21 Post-Fight Press Conference Live Stream

The UFC Vegas 21 post-fight press conference will be live once the action concludes. In the headliner, Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad will collide in a clash. UFC Vegas 21’s …read more

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Leon Edwards not interested in Belal Muhammad rematch: ‘I believe I deserve a title shot next’

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A 20-month layoff was the last thing Leon Edwards wanted but he couldn’t have ever imagined his …read more

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UFC Vegas 21: Edwards vs. Muhammad - Winners and Losers

Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad ended in a no contest at UFC Vegas 21. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

The real …read more

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Leon Edwards addresses horrific eye poke on Belal Muhammad at UFC Vegas 21

Leon Edwards spoke at the UFC Vegas 21 post-fight press conference, addressing his fight-ending eye poke on Belal Muhammad in the night’s main event.

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Edwards was obviously disappointed …read more

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Belal Muhammad issues statement, provides update on eye following UFC Vegas 21

Belal Muhammad has issued a statement while providing an update on his injured eye following tonight’s UFC Vegas 21 main event with Leon Edwards. Muhammad (18-3 MMA) was looking to …read more

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Belal Muhammad reports 'no permanent damage' after eye poke, only 'shattered heart'

Belal Muhammad says there’s no long-term damage to his eye following his fight with Leon Edwards at UFC Fight Night 187.
Muhammad’s (18-3 MMA, 9-3 UFC) first main event opportunity ended …read more

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Belal Muhammad provides update on UFC Vegas 21 eye damage

To say that the UFC Vegas 21 main event didn’t go the way that Belal Muhammad intended would be a massive understatement. He didn’t lose the fight, but it ended …read more

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Dana White shares photo showing just how badly Belal Muhammad's eye was poked

This blog post is for the people who will question Belal Muhammad for not continuing at UFC Fight Night 187.
On Saturday night at the UFC Apex, Muhammad was the victim …read more

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Leon Edwards explains why he’s not interested in a UFC rematch with Belal Muhammad: “The writing was on the wall”

Perennial UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards made his highly anticipated return to the Octagon this evening for a fight with Belal Muhammad. Edwards (18-3 MMA) was competing for the first …read more

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UFC Vegas 21 bonuses all go to knockout artists

Though the event was overshadowed by two no contest, including the Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad main event, several blistering knockouts were enough to take home all the UFC Vegas …read more

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UFC Vegas 21 Result: Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad ruled a no-contest

A key welterweight bout between perennial division contenders Leon Edwards and Belal Muhammad headlines tonight’s UFC Vegas 21 event. Edwards (18-3 MMA) will be returning to action for the first …read more

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Pros react after Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad ends in a no-contest

A key welterweight bout between perennial division contenders Leon Edwards and Belal Muhammad headlined tonight’s UFC Vegas 21 event. Edwards (18-3 MMA) was returning to action for the first time …read more

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Belal Muhammad unable to continue following eye poke from Leon Edwards, UFC Vegas 21 main event declared no decision

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Nearly two years away for Leon Edwards and his return ended with a no decision after delivering …read more

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Twitter reacts to Leon Edwards' eye poke, no contest with Belal Muhammad at UFC Fight Night 187

Leon Edwards return to competition on Saturday against Belal Muhammad in the UFC Fight Night 187 main event did not go according to plan..
After 20 months away from the octagon, …read more

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UFC Vegas 21 in Tweets: Fighters react to Belal Muhammad eye poke, no-decision vs. Leon Edwards

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A pivotal welterweight fight between Leon Edwards and Belal Muhammad at UFC Vegas 21 was the second …read more

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UFC Fight Night 187 results: Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad ends in nasty accidental eye poke

Neither Leon Edwards nor Belal Muhammad walked away from their UFC Fight Night 187 main event a winner.
The five-round welterweight fight didn’t get far as it was stopped at 18 …read more

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Edwards-Muhammad ruled no contest after eye poke

Leon Edwards accidentally poked Belal Muhammad in the eye in the second round of Saturday’s main event. …read more

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UFC Vegas 21: Pros react to eye poke ending between Leon Edwards and Belal Muhammad

Leon Edwards accidentally eye poked Belal Muhammad at UFC Vegas 21. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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UFC Vegas 21 results: Leon Edwards badly eye pokes Belal Muhammad, fight is NC

Leon Edwards eye pokes Belal Muhammad | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

We got an unfortunate eye poke in Leon Edwards vs. …read more

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UFC Vegas 21: Edwards vs. Muhammad results and post-fight analysis

Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad ended in unfortunate and anticlimactic fashion at UFC Vegas 21. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Tim …read more

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Edwards Vs. Muhammad Live Fight Stream!

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Leon Edwards and Belal Muhammad face off today (Sat., March 13, 2021) in a main event Welterweight …read more

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UFC Vegas 21 live blog: Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad

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This is the UFC Vegas 21 live blog for Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad, the welterweight headliner …read more

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UFC Vegas 21: ‘Edwards vs. Muhammad’ Live Results and Highlights

The Octagon remains in Nevada for tonight’s UFC Vegas 21 event, a thirteen-bout fight card headlined by Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad. Edwards (18-3 MMA) will be returning to action …read more

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UFC Vegas 21: Edwards vs. Muhammad live results, discussion, PBP

Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad, UFC Vegas 21 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Live, blow-by-blow updates for today’s UFC event in …read more

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UFC Vegas 21: ‘Edwards vs. Muhammad’ Live Result and Highlights

The Octagon remains in Nevada for tonight’s UFC Vegas 21 event, a thirteen-bout fight card headlined by Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad. Edwards (18-3 MMA) will be returning to action …read more

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Belal Muhammad wants to beat Leon Edwards and remind Kamaru Usman there’s another fighter he still has to face

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When Leon Edwards needed a new opponent for UFC Vegas 21 this weekend, former interim champion Colby Covington seemed like …read more

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UFC Vegas 21 Clash: Edwards Vs. Muhammad!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight scrappers Leon Edwards and Belal Muhammad will go to war TONIGHT (Sat., March 13, 2021) at …read more

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Hot Tweets: UFC 259 fallout, Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad, and who will be the next champ-champ

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This past weekend, three titles were fought for at UFC 259 with only one of them changing hands, and it …read more

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UFC Vegas 21 Results: Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad

UFC Vegas 21 goes down tonight (Saturday, March 13, 2021) from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC Apex facility and we have the results. The world’s leading mixed martial arts …read more

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UFC Vegas 21 Results: Edwards vs. Muhammad

Leon Edwards and Belal Muhammad will square off at UFC Vegas 21 on Saturday. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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UFC Vegas 21 Record Rundown: Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad

Leon Edwards faces Belal Muhammad in the main event of UFC Vegas 21 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Where Does Leon …read more

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Fighter on Fighter: Breaking Down ‘Rocky!’

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England’s best Welterweight, Leon Edwards, will finally return to action opposite veteran grinder, Belal Muhammad, this Saturday (March 13, 2021) at …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Overlooked and overshadowed no more, it's time for Leon Edwards and Belal Muhammad

Top-five welterweight Leon Edwards could earn a title shot by beating Belal Muhammad in the UFC Fight Night main event on Saturday. …read more

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Video: Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad intense face off ahead of UFC Fight Night 187 headliner

LAS VEGAS – Leon Edwards and Belal Muhammad came face-to-face for the first time ahead of their UFC Fight Night 187 main event.
After successfully making weight for their welterweight headliner, Edwards …read more

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UFC Fight Night 187 video: Edwards, Muhammad make weight for headliner

LAS VEGAS – The main event is official for UFC Fight Night 187 on Saturday.
Leon Edwards (18-3 MMA, 10-2 UFC) and Belal Muhammad (18-3 MMA, 9-3 UFC) made weight Friday for …read more

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Weigh-In Results | UFC Fight Night: Edwards vs Muhammad

UFC continues its run of events at UFC APEX with a compelling welterweight matchup as No. 3 ranked Leon Edwards and No. 13 Belal Muhammad collide in the main event. 
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UFC Fight Night 187 breakdown: Can Leon Edwards shut down Belal Muhammad?

MMA Junkie analyst Dan Tom breaks down the UFC’s top bouts. Today, we look at the main event for UFC Fight Night 187.
UFC Fight Night 187 takes place Saturday at …read more

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Pro fighters make their picks for Leon Edwards vs Belal Muhammad

In the main event of UFC Vegas 21, Leon Edwards is making his return to the Octagon as he takes on Belal Muhammad. Heading into the fight, Edwards is a …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Time To ‘Remember The Name’

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One of the toughest Welterweights on the roster, Belal Muhammad, will square off with top English …read more

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UFC Vegas 21 stats: A head-to-head look at Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad

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Dive a little deeper into just how Leon Edwards and Belal Muhammad compare in key stats …read more

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Belal Muhammad puts “evil” Colby Covington on notice: “You’re gonna get slapped”

Belal Muhammad is making no secret of his disdain for fellow UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington. Muhammad is slated to take on No. 3-ranked welterweight contender Leon Edwards in the …read more

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UFC Vegas 21: Edwards vs. Muhammad full betting odds

Check out the complete betting odds for this Saturday’s UFC Vegas 21 card featuring Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad in the main event. The main event sees the No. 3 …read more

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White: Edwards “100%” Gets Title Shot With Spectacular Win Saturday

A world title shot is Leon Edwards’ for the taking if he is able to put on a showcase against Belal Muhammad this Saturday. The main event of UFC Vegas …read more

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Belal Muhammad's hate for Colby Covington is real: 'If I ever see that guy in the street, I’m hitting him'

LAS VEGAS – Belal Muhammad can’t wait to get his hands on Colby Covington.
Muhammad (18-3 MMA, 9-3 UFC) knows he has an opportunity to break into title contention with a …read more

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UFC free fight: Belal Muhammad claims first career submission in Abu Dhabi

Belal Muhammad delivered a standout performance in front of his home fans.
Fighting in the Middle East for the first time, the Palestinian welterweight faced Takashi Sato at UFC 242, which …read more

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White: Edwards will ‘100 percent’ get title shot with win over Muhammad

Leon Edwards after his win over Rafael Dos Anjos | Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports

If he gets past Belal Muhammad this weekend, Leon Edwards will …read more

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Belal Muhammad plans to steal Leon Edwards' title shot with finish at UFC Fight Night 187

LAS VEGAS – Belal Muhammad might not be in the UFC welterweight title picture, but he believes that could change this weekend.
Muhammad meets top contender Leon Edwards in the main …read more

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