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Leon Edwards
Leon Edwards

Records

20-3-0

Form

KO 5
UD 5
NC
UD 5
SD 3

Belts held

UFC Welterweight champion
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Next Scheduled Defence
Nigeria flag Usman (20-2-0) 18-Mar-2023
Last defence
Not Defended Yet
Time inactive
168 days - (5 months & 15 days)
Won against
Nigeria flag Usman (20-1-0) KO 5 20-Aug-2022
Time held
168 days - (5 months & 15 days)
Total defences
0
Activity average
N/A

Stats

age
31
Height
6' 2" / 188 cm
Reach
74" / 188 cm
Weight Div
Welterweight

Full record

Wins
20
By KO
7
KO%
35%
By Sub
3
Sub%
15%
Lost
3
Stopped
0
Tapped
0
Draws
0
Debut
2011
Bouts
24
Rounds
67
Fight Time
5 hours, 3 minutes

Ranking @ Welterweight

tapology
1
ufc
-
bellator
-

UFC Record

Record
12-2-0
Wins
12
By KO
3
KO%
25%
By Sub
1
Sub%
8%
Lost
2
Stopped
0
Tapped
0
Draws
0
Bouts
15
Rounds
50
Fight Time
3 hours, 57 minutes

Leon Edwards profile

What is Leon Edwards' Record?

Leon Edwards' record currently stands at 20 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws. Of those 20 wins he has stopped 7 of his opponents, so his current knock-out ratio is 35%, with 3 submissions. Despite his 3 loses, he has never been stopped. He's competed in a total of 67 rounds, meaning his professional fights last 2.9 rounds on average.

What was Edwards' last fight?

Leon Edwards' last fight took place against Kamaru Usman at UFC 278 on 20th Aug 2022, in Salt Lake City, United States. He won by in the 5th round. That fight was 5 months and 14 days ago.

How active is Leon Edwards?

Edwards' last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 18 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4 rounds on average.

What belts does Leon Edwards hold?

He won UFC Welterweight belt against Kamaru Usman, beating him by in the 5th round on 20th August 2022. He has held this belt for a total of 167 days (5 months and 14 days) and is yet to make a defence of the belt. He is yet to make a mandatory defence of this belt.

Where is Leon Edwards From?

Edwards was born in the United Kingdom.

How Old Is Leon Edwards?

Leon Edwards is currently 31 years old. He was born on 25th August 1991, so he will turn 32 in 6 months and 22 days.

How long has Edwards been fighting?

Leon Edwards made his professional debut in June 2011, so he has been a pro for 11 years and 7 months.

How good is Leon Edwards?

Edwards is currently ranked 1st by Tapology at Welterweight.

How tall is Leon Edwards?

Edwards is 6' 2" (6 Foot and 2 inches) which is 188cm (1 meter and 88 centimeters).

What is Edwards' Reach?

His reach is 74 inches (74") which is 188 cm (1 meter and 88 centimeters).

What are some potential opponents for Leon Edwards?

Some potential future fights for Edwards include Conor McGregor, Khamzat Chimaev, Vicente Luque, Jorge Masvidal and Belal Muhammad.

What will be Leon Edwards' Next Fight?

Leon Edwards is to face Kamaru Usman next on Saturday 18th March 2023.

How can I stream Leon Edwards' Fights?

In the UK you stream Edwards' fight against Usman on BT Sports App.

In the US you can stream Leon Edwards fights via ESPN PPV via ESPN+.

What are some recent Leon Edwards results?

Leon Edwards has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he beat Nate Diaz at UFC 263 on 12th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Gila River Arena, Glendale, United States.

Previous to that, he beat Belal Muhammad at UFC Vegas 21 on 13th March 2021 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had beat Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on ESPN 4 on 20th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at AT&T Center, San Antonio.

Before that, he had won against Gunnar Nelson at UFC on ESPN+ 5 on 16th March 2019 by split decision in their 3 round contest at 02 Arena, London, United Kingdom.

He had beat Donald Cerrone at UFC Fight Night 132 on 23rd June 2018 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.

Leon Edwards Stats
Age Date Of Birth Nationality Height Reach Weight Division
31 August 25, 1991 United Kingdom 188 cm 188 cm Welterweight
Leon Edwards Record
Professional Record Wins By KO KO% By Sub Sub% Losses Losses By Stoppage Tapped Draws Pro Rounds Debut
20-3-0 20 7 35% 3 15% 3 0 0 0 67 2011
Leon Edwards's UFC Record
Record Wins By KO KO% By Sub Sub% Lost Stopped Tapped Draws Bouts Rounds Fight Time
12-2-0 12 3 25% 1 8% 2 0 0 0 15 50 3 hours, 57 minutes
Leon Edwards Rankings
Weight TAPOLOGY UFC BELLATOR
Welterweight 1 - -
Leon Edwards Recent Contests
Date Event Opponent Result Venue
2022-08-20 UFC 278 Kamaru Usman Won (KO/TKO 5) Vivint Arena, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
2021-06-12 UFC 263 Nate Diaz Won (UD 5) Gila River Arena, Glendale, Arizona, United States
2021-03-13 UFC Vegas 21 Belal Muhammad Draw (NC ) UFC APEX, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
2019-07-20 UFC on ESPN 4 Rafael dos Anjos Won (UD 5) AT&T Center, San Antonio, Texas, United States
2019-03-16 UFC on ESPN+ 5 Gunnar Nelson Won (SD 3) 02 Arena, London, England, United Kingdom
2018-06-23 UFC Fight Night 132 Donald Cerrone Won (UD 5) Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore
2018-03-17 UFC Fight Night 127 Peter Sobotta Won (KO/TKO 3) 02 Arena, London, England, United Kingdom
2017-09-02 UFC Fight Night 115 Bryan Barberena Won (UD 3) Ahoy Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands

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Leon Edwards' next fight

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20-3-0
Records
20-2-0
UFC 286
Saturday, Mar 18 2023

When is Leon Edwards' Next Fight?

Leon Edwards is to face Kamaru Usman next on Saturday 18th March 2023.

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UFC On BT

You can stream Leon Edwards on BT Sport, and all their MMA cards, via the BT Sport app and online player. This is included for free if you order BT Sport on Sky TV, TalkTalk TV or BT TV.

If you don’t have a TV package, it’s only available as a standalone app to existing or new BT broadband customers. Note, it’s not currently available on Roku or NowTV sticks, or games consoles.

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