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Dana White responds after Leon Edwards claims he won’t accept a fight with Colby Covington: “It’s going to be Colby next”

UFC President Dana White has responded after Leon Edwards claimed he would not accept a fight with Colby Covington next. After Edwards defeated Kamaru Usman in their trilogy fight at …read more

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Leon Edwards takes big step up in the MMA pound-for-pound top 10

Edwards continues his rise after another win over Kamaru Usman, who takes a tumble in the ESPN men’s rankings. …read more

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Between the Links: Leon Edwards retains, Colby Covington next, UFC 286 fallout, Vera vs. Sandhagen

Leon Edwards sent the London fans home happy with majority decision win over Kamaru Usman in the main event of UFC 286 this past Saturday. With his rivalry with Usman …read more

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Jorge Masvidal believes Kamaru Usman may have come back too soon after knockout loss to Leon Edwards

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Jorge Masvidal believes Kamaru Usman may have rushed back to action too soon following …read more

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Ngannou claims Usman ‘didn’t train’ for UFC 286 ‘because of a lot of injuries’

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Francis Ngannou has an explanation for Kamaru Usman’s loss at UFC 286. Ahead of UFC 286, …read more

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Jorge Masvidal opens up on his knockout loss to Kamaru Usman: “I still haven’t gotten over it”

Jorge Masvidal is opening up about his knockout loss to Kamaru Usman. It was at UFC 261 in April of 2021 where Jorge Masvidal (35-16 MMA) met up with Kamaru …read more

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Video: Francis Ngannou reacts to Kamaru Usman loss to Leon Edwards at UFC 286: ‘I believe that he’s going to get it back’

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Kamaru Usman had Francis Ngannou’s full support at UFC 286.
The former UFC heavyweight champion and current free agent hosted a viewing party …read more

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Teddy Atlas explains how Kamaru Usman’s “cloak of invincibility” was taken away in knockout loss to Leon Edwards

Legendary boxing coach Teddy Atlas has given his thoughts on how Leon Edwards was able to take away Kamaru Usman’s invincibility. Last weekend at UFC 285, Leon Edwards was able …read more

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USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings, March 21: Leon Edwards climbs P4P

Leon Edwards is still the UFC welterweight champion after UFC 286.
Defeating former champion Kamaru Usman in back-to-back bouts, Edwards recorded the first defense of the welterweight title in front of …read more

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Video: Aside from the main and co-main bouts, who shined brightest at UFC 286?

London was treated to a number of exciting moments and competitive battles throughout UFC 286.
The main event title fight rematch that saw Leon Edwards turn away Kamaru Usman for the …read more

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Francis Ngannou reveals Kamaru Usman did not train for UFC 286 against Leon Edwards due to injuries

Francis Ngannou claims Kamaru Usman wasn’t able to train for his UFC 286 trilogy match against Leon Edwards due to injuries. Usman was looking to reclaim the belt back after …read more

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Francis Ngannou: Injury prevented Kamaru Usman from training properly for Leon Edwards at UFC 286

Former UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou had mixed feelings after watching Kamaru Usman and Leon Edwards fight for the third time.
Ngannou hosted a UFC 286 watch party at his village in …read more

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Kamaru Usman continues slide further down pound for pound rankings following UFC 286 decision loss

Kamaru Usman, who was once the UFC pound-for-pound number one fighter, has once again dropped down the ladder with the conclusion of his trilogy against Leon Edwards.

With all the marbles …read more

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Heck of a Morning: UFC 286 aftermath, Leon Edwards retains, Colby Covington next

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Leon Edwards was on the right side of his trilogy with Kamaru Usman and retained his welterweight …read more

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Francis Ngannou reveals Kamaru Usman did not train ‘Properly’ for UFC 286 title fight due to host of injuries

Former undisputed UFC heavyweight champion, Francis Ngannou has revealed that a host of injuries suffered in the lead-up to last weekend’s UFC 286 championship headliner, prevented former welterweight champion, Kamaru …read more

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Kamaru Usman drops three spots in P4P rankings following UFC 286

Kamaru Usman has dropped three spots in the P4P rankings following UFC 286. UFC 286 took place last Saturday, March 18th at The O2 Arena in London, England. Headlining the …read more

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Daniel Cormier says Belal Muhammad needs 'high-profile win' to be taken seriously, suggests Kamaru Usman

Daniel Cormier personally believes Belal Muhammad is most deserving of a UFC welterweight title shot but says he would benefit from fighting Kamaru Usman next.
With UFC president Dana White naming …read more

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Video: Colby Covington's UFC welterweight title shot creates 'really messed-up situation'

To just about everyone’s surprise, Colby Covington weighed in as the backup fighter for the welterweight title fight between champion Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman this past weekend at UFC …read more

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Usman Tumbles Three Spots In Latest Rankings Update

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After a long and undefeated run at 170 pounds, Kamaru Usman has now dropped two straight — …read more

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Matt Brown argues Leon Edwards should accept Colby Covington as a ‘little bit of a blessing’ because it’s a more winnable fight

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Leon Edwards barely had time to celebrate his second win over Kamaru Usman before he was already being told that …read more

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Leon Edwards uninterested in fourth fight against Kamaru Usman: ‘I want to move forward’

UFC 286 saw ‘Rocky’ Leon Edwards win the trilogy against his rival Kamaru Usman. The UFC welterweight world title has been settled in the hands of the English fighter.

With ‘Rocky’ …read more

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Leon Edwards doesn’t expect to have a fourth fight with Kamaru Usman: “I’ll look towards more different fights”

UFC welterweight champion Leon Edwards doesn’t anticipate that he’ll have a fourth fight against rival Kamaru Usman. Last Saturday night at UFC 286, Leon Edwards made a real statement. He …read more

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Video: What stood out about Leon Edwards' win over Kamaru Usman at UFC 286?

Leon Edwards took the series from Kamaru Usman, winning the trilogy fight by majority decision to retain the welterweight title this past Saturday in the UFC 286 headliner at The …read more

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Leon Edwards discusses gun-taunt to Kamaru Usman during UFC 286 introductions: “You’re not beating me tonight”

UFC welterweight champion Leon Edwards wasn’t feeling the pressure on Saturday. Over the weekend, ‘Rocky’ returned to the octagon in the main event of UFC 286. In the headliner, Edwards …read more

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Leon Edwards dismisses Khamzat Chimaev’s UFC run: ‘This Dana White privilege is definitely real’

Leon Edwards, who successfully defended the UFC welterweight belt against Kamaru Usman at UFC 286, isn’t convinced that Khamzat Chimaev is deserving of a title shot. 

With a second-straight win over …read more

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Colby Covington: ‘Leon Edwards is the biggest cheater I’ve ever seen’

Colby Covington weighed in and officially made championship weight during the UFC 286 weigh-ins as a backup for the main event between Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman. He sat …read more

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Stephen Thompson is “one hundred percent” interested in fighting Kamaru Usman next

Stephen Thompson is “one hundred percent” interested in fighting Kamaru Usman next. Thompson (17-6 MMA) has had a mixed bag as of late, he’s 4 wins, 4 losses in his …read more

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Francis Ngannou sends words of encouragement to Kamaru Usman following his UFC 286 loss to Leon Edwards: “You are a champion with or without a piece of metal my brother”

Francis Ngannou has sent words of encouragement to Kamaru Usman following his UFC 286 loss to Leon Edwards. UFC 286 took place this past weekend at The O2 Arena in …read more

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UFC 286: Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3 - Unofficial Awards

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Get a unique rundown of all the trophies that should have …read more

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Leon Edwards shoots down suggestion of fourth Kamaru Usman fight: ‘I want to move forward in my career’

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Leon Edwards has the series advantage in his trilogy with Kamaru Usman and he expects UFC 286 …read more

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Bizzy Bites Back After Commentary Critique

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UFC welterweight champion Leon Edwards defended his 170-pound title by out-pointing former division titleholder Kamaru Usman in …read more

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Nate Diaz claims he’s ‘Still king’ of the UFC welterweight division despite Leon Edwards’ win over Kamaru Usman

UFC welterweight veteran, Nate Diaz appears to be taking solace and a moral victory in his unanimous decision loss to Leon Edwards back in 2021, claiming he is “still king” …read more

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Daniel Cormier: Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 4 could happen down the road

Daniel Cormier wouldn’t be surprised if Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman fight a fourth time down the line.
Despite being deducted a point, Edwards (21-3 MMA, 13-2 UFC) was able to retain …read more

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On To the Next One: Matches to make after UFC 286

After Leon Edwards defeated Kamaru Usman to retain the welterweight title to cap off Saturday’s UFC 286 event, UFC president Dana White announced that Colby Covington would be getting the …read more

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Stephen Thompson welcomes fight with ex-Champion Kamaru Usman following UFC 286: ‘100 percent’

With former undisputed welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman now looking to rebound from two successive title fight losses to Leon Edwards – the Auchi native may have been offered a route …read more

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Is ‘Rocky’ A ‘Dirty Fighter?’

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There were at least 13 fouls during the Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman title fight at UFC 286, most of …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Kamaru Usman after UFC 286 title loss?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What should be next for Leon Edwards after UFC 286 title defense?)
Kamaru Usman has hit uncharted waters in his career after he failed to recapture …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What should be next for Leon Edwards after UFC 286 title defense?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Kamaru Usman after UFC 286 title loss?)
Leon Edwards validated his welterweight title reign in the UFC 286 main event when he defeated …read more

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UFC 286 highlights video: Leon Edwards vs Kamaru Usman

Watch the UFC 286 highlights video and recap from Saturday’s UFC 286 main event between Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman.

UFC 286 took place on Saturday, March 18, at …read more

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Dana White on Kamaru Usman’s performance at UFC 286: “I thought he was going to be very gun shy”

Kamaru Usman fell short at UFC 286, but UFC President Dana White thinks “The Nigerian Nightmare” didn’t back down. Usman and Edwards did battle in a trilogy fight, which emanated …read more

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Dana White on Teddy Atlas being told champions improve by 30 percent: “I believe it”

UFC President Dana White has responded to a tweet sent out by legendary boxing trainer Teddy Atlas just before the trilogy fight between Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman started. Atlas …read more

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Leon Edwards doubts he'll fight Kamaru Usman again after UFC 286 win

LONDON – Leon Edwards thinks his rivalry with Kamaru Usman has come to an end.
The UFC welterweight champion doesn’t see himself fighting Usman (20-3 MMA, 15-2 UFC) again following their …read more

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Nate Diaz proclaims he is “still king” following Leon Edwards’ majority decision win over Kamaru Usman at UFC 286

Leave it to Nate Diaz to have a very on-brand social media post following UFC 286. The headliner for UFC 286 featured a trilogy fight between Leon Edwards and Kamaru …read more

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Kamaru Usman says UFC 286 is not the end: 'I'm not done. I'll see him again'

In case there was question, Kamaru Usman isn’t done yet.
Following his UFC 286 loss to Leon Edwards on Satuday at The O2 Arena in London, Usman (20-3 MMA, 15-2 UFC) …read more

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UFC 286, The Morning After: ‘Rocky’ Rises To The Occasion

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Here’s what you may have missed! Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3 was a great fight, headlining …read more

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UFC 286: Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3 - Winners and Losers

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Leon Edwards reacts to Colby Covington getting next title shot: ‘I don’t know how that makes sense’

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Leon Edwards barely had the chance to leave the octagon after celebrating his second win over Kamaru Usman at UFC …read more

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UFC 286 post-fight show: Reaction to Leon Edwards’ win, Colby Covington getting next title shot

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Leon Edwards won the main event of UFC 286, as well as his trilogy with Kamaru Usman to retain the …read more

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UFC 286: ‘Edwards vs Usman 3’ | 6th Round Post-Fight Show

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Zane Simon & Eddie Mercado are here to breakdown this weekend’s, March 18th, UFC 286: ‘Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3’ PPV …read more

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Kamaru Usman issues statement following his majority decision loss to Leon Edwards at UFC 286: “Wasn’t my night”

Kamaru Usman has issued a statement following his majority decision loss to Leon Edwards at tonight’s UFC 286 event in London. Usman (20-3 MMA) and Edwards (21-3 MMA) collided for …read more

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Dana White: Colby Covington to Get Next UFC Welterweight Title Shot

Leon Edwards didn’t have long to enjoy his second victory over Kamaru Usman before his next assignment became apparent. …read more

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Leon Edwards says Colby Covington next doesn't make sense: 'I don't get how he just slides in for the title shot'

LONDON – Leon Edwards doesn’t think Colby Covington deserves the next title shot.
Welterweight champion Edwards (21-3 MMA, 13-2 UFC) retained his title by defeating Kamaru Usman by majority decision in Saturday’s …read more

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‘Gotta Beat The Champ!’ - Twitter Reacts To Edwards Vs. Usman

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Hear what fighters and fans had to say about Leon Edwards’ win over Kamaru Usman, which was much more competitive …read more

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Bonuses! Gaethje Bags Another FOTN Award

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Leon Edwards did just enough to outlast Kamaru Usman in their trilogy fight and hold onto his …read more

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Did They Get It Right? Edwards Vs. Usman 3 Scorecard

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Leon Edwards outlasted Kamaru Usman earlier tonight (Sat., Mar. 18, 2023) at UFC 286 live on ESPN+ …read more

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Colby Covington wants champ Leon Edwards at International Fight Week: 'It's time to come see the man'

LONDON – Colby Covington is eyeing welterweight champion Leon Edwards for a July showdown.
Covington was in attendance for Edwards’ (21-3 MMA, 13-2 UFC) majority decision win over Kamaru Usman (20-3 MMA, …read more

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Islam Makhachev calls for welterweight title fight with Leon Edwards after UFC 286: ‘I want him next’

Undisputed UFC lightweight champion, Islam Makhachev has called for the opportunity to avenge his Dominance MMA stablemate, Kamaru Usman following his UFC 286 title trilogy rubber match loss to Leon …read more

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Leon Edwards defends his title with hard-fought majority decision to beat Kamaru Usman in UFC 286 main event

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Leon Edwards proved his first win over Kamaru Usman was no fluke after securing a majority decision …read more

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UFC 286 results: Leon Edwards overcomes point deduction, tops Kamaru Usman in trilogy rubber match

Leon Edwards defied the odds once again Saturday when he overcame a crucial point deduction to defeat Kamaru Usman for the second time in three head-to-head matchups.
In the UFC 286 …read more

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‘I want Leon next’: Pros react to Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3, call out the champ

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Leon Edwards did it again.
The reigning UFC welterweight champion defended his title in front of his London …read more

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Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman UFC 286 official scorecard

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Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman’s third fight went down to the …read more

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UFC 286 highlight videos: Leon Edwards wins decision over Kamaru Usman to retain ww title

Leon Edwards won a majority decision over Kamaru Usman at UFC 286 | Photo by Kieran Cleeves/PA Images via Getty Images

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Twitter reacts to Leon Edwards' successful title defense at UFC 286 vs. Kamaru Usman

The main event of UFC 286 at The O2 in London delivered.
Leon Edwards entered the octagon as the UFC welterweight champion for the first time in his career, and walked …read more

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‘And still’ - Pros react to Leon Edwards’ close win over Kamaru Usman at UFC 286

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Leon Edwards defeated Kamaru Usman by majority decision. …read more

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Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3 full fight video highlights

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Watch Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3 full fight video highlights from UFC co-main event of UFC …read more

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Leon Edwards decisions Kamaru Usman after point deduction

A welterweight championship trilogy bout headlined Saturday’s UFC 286 fight card at the O2 Arena in London, England. Champion Leon Edwards put his title on the line for the …read more

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Leon Edwards retains title, defeats Kamaru Usman in debated majority decision win – UFC 286 Highlights

Leon Edwards remains the undisputed UFC welterweight champion off the back of tonight’s UFC 286 headliner with former titleholder and three-time opponent, Kamaru Usman — defeating the Auchi native in …read more

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Edwards bests Usman again, retains UFC crown

Leon Edwards had a resounding answer for critics of his Hail Mary victory last time out, defeating his nemesis Kamaru Usman by majority decision to retain his welterweight championship Saturday …read more

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UFC fighters react to Leon Edwards defending title against Kamaru Usman

The third fight between champion Leon Edwards and former champion Kamaru Usman was said to be the settling of the score. Each person had a win over the other and …read more

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UFC 286 Results: Leon Edwards defeats Kamaru Usman (Highlights)

Tonight’s UFC 286 event in London is headlined by a welterweight title fight between Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman. Edwards (20-3 MMA) will enter the contest on a ten-fight winning …read more

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AND STILL!

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Elite Welterweight talents Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman will settle their trilogy TONIGHT (Sat., March 18, 2023) in the pay-per-view …read more

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Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman full fight video

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Watch Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman full fight video for their first two bouts …read more

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Leon Edwards out to prove a point in Kamaru Usman trilogy: ‘I have to show these motherf******’

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Leon Edwards is feeling confident ahead of his trilogy bout with Kamaru Usman.
At UFC …read more

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UFC 286 Clash: Edwards Vs. Usman 3!

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Elite Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight talents Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman will settle their trilogy TONIGHT …read more

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UFC 286: Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3 live results, highlights

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UFC 286: Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3 live stream watch party

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MMA Fighting has a live stream watch party for Saturday’s UFC 286 event, which take place at The 02 in …read more

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UFC 286 predictions

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Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman are about to settle one of the more fascinating trilogies in combat …read more

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UFC 286 start time, TV schedule for Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3

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The UFC 286 start time and TV schedule for the Edwards vs. Usman 3 fight card at …read more

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LIVE! UFC 286 Main Card PPV Results & Play-By-Play!

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Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3 LIVE results and play-by-play updates stream: Follow along below as “Rocky” …read more

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UFC 286: Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3 live play-by-play, analysis

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UFC 286 Results: Edwards vs. Usman 3

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UFC free fight video: Kamaru Usman lands ‘Knockout of the Year’ punch in Jorge Masvidal rematch

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Watch Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal free fight video to relive one of the finest moments of Usman’s memorable championship …read more

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Fighter on Fighter: Breaking Down ‘Rocky!’

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Welterweight king, Leon Edwards, seeks to defend his throne opposite long-time ruler, Kamaru Usman, this Saturday (March, …read more

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UFC 286 preview show: Can Leon Edwards beat the odds against Kamaru Usman all over again?

Leon Edwards defends his UFC welterweight title for the first time on his home turf when the promotion heads to London for Saturday’s UFC 286 event. In the headlining bout, …read more

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Video: Dana White previews UFC 286, gives updates on Covington, Jones vs. Miocic, McGregor, more

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LONDON — UFC president Dana White previews UFC 286, which is headlined by Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3. He also gives updates …read more

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UFC 286 Gambling Preview: Can lightning strike twice for Leon Edwards against Kamaru Usman?

Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman face off ahead of UFC 286. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

On Saturday, the UFC returns …read more

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Michael Bisping explains the mental demons Kamaru Usman faces in final hours before UFC 286 trilogy

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Michael Bisping can relate to the roller-coaster of emotions Kamaru Usman is about to experience in the …read more

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UFC 286 staredowns: Leon Edwards, Kamaru Usman get heated in final faceoff

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LONDON — UFC welterweight champion Leon Edwards and former champ Kamaru Usman traded words in their final …read more

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Colby Covington reacts after weighing-in as the backup fighter at UFC 286

Colby Covington surprised many when he weighed in as the backup fighter for UFC 286. At the UFC 286 press conference, Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman were both asked about …read more

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Watch Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman’s heated exchange at the UFC 286 ceremonial weigh-ins (Video)

Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman had a heated final faceoff ahead of UFC 286. Edwards and Usman are set for their trilogy match on Saturday night in London after the …read more

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Kamaru Usman weighs up future ahead of UFC 286 headliner: ‘There’s not many more things left for me to do’

Ahead of his incoming UFC 286 headliner this weekend in a championship trilogy rubber match against Leon Edwards, former welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman admits there is not an awful lot …read more

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Kamaru Usman and other UFC fighters visited warlord Kadyrov. Now they’re headlining UFC 286

Former UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman and former interim lightweight champ Justin Gaethje will be prominently featured at UFC 286 despite potentially violating sanctions.  Several months ago, a trio of …read more

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UFC 286 video: Leon Edwards, Kamaru Usman exchange heated words in final faceoff

LONDON – Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman faced off one final time at Friday’s UFC 286 ceremonial weigh-ins.
Welterweight champion Edwards (20-3 MMA, 12-2 UFC) and former champ, now challenger Usman …read more

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UFC 286 'Embedded,' No. 5: Kamaru Usman senses 'false confidence' from Leon Edwards

The UFC is back with its fourth pay-per-view of the year and second of March, which means the popular “Embedded” fight-week video series is here to document what’s happening behind …read more

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UFC 286 predictions: Who's picking Leon Edwards to upset Kamaru Usman again?

Edwards
vs.
Usman
Fiziev
vs.
Gaethje
Barberena
vs.
Nelson
Maia
vs.
O’Neill
Dolidze
vs.
Vettori

MMA Junkie readers’
consensus picks
30-19

Usman
(59%)

Fiziev
(52%)

Nelson
(62%)

O’Neill
(73%)

Vettori
(59%)

George Garcia
@MMAjunkieGeorge
33-16

Usman

Gaethje

Barberena

O’Neill

Dolidze

Nolan King
@mma_kings
30-19/em>

Usman

Fiziev

Nelson

Maia

Vettori

Matt Erickson
@MattE
30-19

Usman

Gaethje

Nelson

O’Neill

Dolidze

Matthew Wells
@MrMWells
30-19

Usman

Fiziev

Nelson

O’Neill

Dolidze

Simon Samano
@SJSamano
29-20

Edwards

Gaethje

Nelson

O’Neill

Dolidze

Ken Hathaway
@kenshathaway
29-20
2018, 2022 Champion

Usman

Fiziev

Barberena

O’Neill

Dolidze

Danny Segura
@dannyseguratv
28-21

Usman

Fiziev

Barberena

O’Neill

Vettori

Mike Bohn
@MikeBohn
27-22
2014 Champion

Usman

Fiziev

Nelson

O’Neill

Vettori

Farah Hannoun
@Farah_Hannoun
27-22

Usman

Gaethje

Nelson

O’Neill

Vettori

Brian Garcia
@thegoze
26-23
2017 Champion

Usman

Gaethje

Barberena

O’Neill

Vettori

Abbey Subhan
@kammakaze
26-23

Edwards

Gaethje

Nelson

O’Neill

Vettori

The UFC is back in London for the third …read more

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Leon Edwards, Kamaru Usman welcome future welterweight title fight against Conor McGregor

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If Conor McGregor is seriously considering a run at welterweight in the UFC, it appears the two top fighters in …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC 286: Pros predict Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3

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Can Kamaru Usman re-take the UFC welterweight title and even the score against Leon Edwards? Watch the …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

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UFC 286 Weigh-in Results: Title Fight Set; 1 Fighter Heavy

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to London and brings with it a highly anticipated championship rematch between Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

UFC 286: Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3 preview show with Dan Hardy

UFC 286 takes place Saturday and is headlined by a championship trilogy bout.
But before the fights get underway, MMA Junkie’s Farah Hannoun caught up with former UFC welterweight title challenger …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman preview - Will lightning strike twice?

Leon Edwards kicking Kamaru Usman at UFC 278 | Photo by Alejandro Salazar/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

Dig into the main event of UFC 286, …read more

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