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Leon Edwards predicts he will be UFC welterweight champion in 2020

Top-ranked UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards predicts he will be the champion at 170lbs in 2020 if all goes according to plan. Edwards is currently...
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Leon Edwards challenges Tyron Woodley to fight at UFC London

Top-ranked UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards has issued a public challenge to former champion Tyron Woodley to fight at UFC London next March. Edwards and...
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Leon Edwards waiting on Tyron Woodley to sign contract

The manager for UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards says the UFC has offered his client a fight against Tyron Woodley and he is just...
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Tyron Woodley willing to fight Leon Edwards, but questions fan interest in matchup

After losing the welterweight title to Kamaru Usman earlier this year, Tyron Woodley is eager to get back into the cage. Unfortunately, many of...
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Leon Edwards claims UFC offered him fight against Tyron Woodley

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards claims the UFC has offered him a fight against former champion Tyron Woodley at an upcoming event in January...
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Leon Edwards claims he isn’t backup fighter for Masvidal-Diaz

Yesterday evening, news surfaced that Nate Diaz is likely out of his UFC 244 main event battle with Jorge Masvidal. Shortly after that news...
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Leon Edwards expected to replace Nate Diaz against Jorge Masvidal

It appears the UFC has had a backup plan in case either of Nate Diaz or Jorge Masvidal had to pull out of their...
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Tyron Woodley not open to Leon Edwards fight because he isn’t ‘a gatekeeper’

Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley is not interested in fighting Leon Edwards. 'The Chosen One' has not fought since he lost his title at...
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Leon Edwards claims he could get next welterweight title shot

The UFC has had some difficulty pinning down a welterweight title fight between champion Kamaru Usman and top contender Colby Covington. If the bout...
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Leon Edwards lays claim to title shot: ‘F**k Colby Covington’

Leon Edwards, for a moment, had a world title opportunity presented to him during the craziness of booking the main event for UFC 244....
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Leon Edwards willing to fight Tyron Woodley under right circumstances

Leon Edwards' number-one choice at present is a matchup with his welterweight rival Jorge Masvidal. “Obviously, I want the fight . Now it’s up to...
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Leon Edwards calls Jorge Masvidal a ‘p*ssy’ and a ‘journeyman’ in Twitter rant

One of the guest fighters at UFC Uruguay was welterweight star Jorge Masivdal, and the American Top Team product once again went after rival...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Leon Edwards talks UFC future, potential Jorge Masvidal fight

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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...
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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...
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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...
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Stephen Thompson believes Leon Edwards deserves title shot before Jorge Masvidal

Stephen Thompson believes UK fighter Leon Edwards should fight Kamaru Usman next. He's not so sure about Jorge Masvidal. Thompson gave his take on...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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,...
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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...