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Leon Edwards: “Where that b*tch Jorge at?”

Leon Edwards has issued a scathing callout of his fellow UFC welterweight contender and arch nemesis Jorge Masvidal. Edwards was previously slated to take on...
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Leon Edwards makes his intentions clear after Chimaev exit: “I want to fight January...

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards has made his intentions very clear: he wants to compete on UFC Fight Island on January 20. Edwards was previously...
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Leon Edwards targeted by Holland and Luque after Chimaev withdrawal

Kevin Holland and Vicente Luque have both offered to step in against Leon Edwards on January 20. Edwards, the UFC's No. 3-ranked welterweight, was originally...
Leon Edwards, Khamzat Chimaev

Leon Edwards vs. Khamzat Chimaev fight reportedly off again

An anticipated welterweight matchup between Leon Edwards and Khamzat Chimaev is off again, according to reports out of Sweden and Russia. Edward and Chimaev were...
Mike Chiesa, UFC Fight Island 8

Michael Chiesa, Neil Magny slated for January 20 fight, could “serve as backup” for...

Ranked welterweight contenders Michael Chiesa and Neil Magny have reportedly agreed to fight on January 20 on Fight Island. While this is a big fight...
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Dana White defends Leon Edwards vs. Khamzat Chimaev booking

UFC President Dana White has explained why the promotion booked a controversial welterweight fight between Leon Edwards and Khamzat Chimaev. Chimaev was one of the...
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Leon Edwards vs. Khamzat Chimaev targeted to headline January event on Fight Island

Leon Edwards and Khamzat Chimaev are expected to headline a Fight Night card on Fight Island. Originally, Edwards and Chimaev were expected to headline the...
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Leon Edwards issues statement on scrapped Khamzat Chimaev fight

No. 3-ranked UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards has issued a public statement after he was forced out of his upcoming fight. Edwards was scheduled to...
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Khamzat Chimaev vs. Leon Edwards fight scrapped due to COVID-19

An anticipated welterweight scrap between No. 3-ranked contender Leon Edwards and rising prospect Khamzat Chimaev has unfortunately been canceled after Edwards tested positive for...
Khamzat Chimaev

Khamzat Chimaev “good to go” for Leon Edwards fight despite reports of COVID-19 positive...

UFC welterweight Khamzat Chimaev says he's "good to go" for the Leon Edwards fight despite reports of a COVID-19 positive test. Chimaev and Edwards will...
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Leon Edwards has a message for UFC President Dana White: “I’m going to smash...

Leon Edwards is confident he will derail the hype of Khamzat Chimaev. Edwards is set to headline the final UFC event of the year on...
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Leon Edwards sizes up Khamzat Chimaev: “I believe he’s overhyped”

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards sized up his upcoming opponent Khamzat Chimaev, saying that the Swedish prospect is "overhyped." After temporarily being removed from the...
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Neil Magny reacts to Khamzat Chimaev vs. Leon Edwards booking

UFC welterweight contender Neil Magny has reacted to a newly confirmed matchup between Khamzat Chimaev and Leon Edwards. Chimaev, the hottest prospect in MMA at...
Khamzat Chimaev, Conor McGregor

Khamzat Chimaev vs. Leon Edwards betting odds released

The opening betting odds have been released for the upcoming welterweight main event between Khamzat Chimaev and Leon Edwards. Chimaev is one of the hottest...
Leon Edwards, Rafael dos Anjos

Leon Edwards vs. Khamzat Chimaev headlines UFC event on December 19

A highly-anticipated welterweight bout between Leon Edwards and Khamzat Chimaev is set to headline a UFC event on December 19 in Las Vegas. As replayed...
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Report | Leon Edwards turned down multiple opponents including Covington and Neal before being...

Leon Edwards reportedly turned down multiple opponents before he was removed from the UFC rankings. Edwards hasn't fought since July of last year when he...
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Leon Edwards removed from UFC rankings

Streaking UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards has been removed from the promotion's official rankings. Edwards is currently on an eight-fight win-streak in the perilous UFC...
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Leon Edwards offers piece of advice to Khamzat Chimaev

Streaking UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards has some advice for Khamzat Chimaev, who has recently made many high-profile callouts. Chimaev is easily the most hyped...
Stephen Thompson, Nick Diaz

Stephen Thompson responds to snub from Leon Edwards

Stephen Thompson has now responded to a recent snub from fellow top-10 welterweight contender Leon Edwards. Late last month, Thompson, who is known as one...
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Leon Edwards offers piece of advice to Khamzat Chimaev

Streaking UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards has some advice for Khamzat Chimaev, who has recently made many high-profile callouts. Chimaev is easily the most hyped...
Leon Edwards, Rafael dos Anjos

Leon Edwards responds to callout from ‘Wonderboy’

Surging UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards isn't particularly interested in a fight with Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson. Edwards, who fights out of Birmingham, UK, is currently...
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Leon Edwards says Jorge Masvidal turned him down for Nate Diaz rematch

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards claims that superstar Jorge Masvidal spurned a potential fight against him in favor of Nate Diaz. Edwards and Masvidal have...
Leon Edwards, Jorge Masvidal

Leon Edwards blasts “racist scumbag” Colby Covington, wants to fight him in December

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards blasted "racist scumbag" Colby Covington following his TKO win over Tyron Woodley at UFC Vegas 11. Covington defeated Woodley via...
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Michael Chiesa welcomes fight with Leon Edwards: “I like that fight a lot”

Rising UFC welterweight contender Michael Chiesa is willing to step into the Octagon with the division's No. 3-ranked fighter, Leon Edwards. Edwards is currently on...
Leon Edwards, Rafael dos Anjos

Ben Askren shares some advice for Leon Edwards

Ben Askren has some advice for UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards, who is struggling to get a big opportunity despite an eight-fight win-streak. Edwards, who...
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Leon Edwards guarantees he will fight in 2020, hopes to fight “big name” Nick...

Leon Edwards says he will fight in 2020 and hopes that bout will be against a big name like Nick Diaz. Edwards was expected to...
Leon Edwards, Rafael dos Anjos

Leon Edwards issues searing response to Nate Diaz diss

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards has issued a searing response to a recent dig from fellow welterweight star Nate Diaz. Earlier this week, Birmingham's Edwards...
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Leon Edwards responds to criticisms from Chael Sonnen: I can’t “put on a MAGA...

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards has responded to a recent criticism from former fighter turned MMA analyst Chael Sonnen. Edwards currently holds the No. 3...