Completed MMA Bout

Kamaru Usman vs. Leon Edwards II

Main Event | UFC Welterweight Championship | 170 lbs

Leon "Rocky" Edwards
Kamaru "Nigerian Nightmare" Usman

Edwards
KO/TKO
Round 5

Leon Edwards Kamaru Usman

"Rocky" "Nigerian Nightmare"

19-3-0   Pro Record At Fight   20-1-0
Climbed to 20-3   Record After Fight   Fell to 20-2
+290 (Moderate Underdog)   Betting Odds   -375 (Moderate Favorite)
Challenger   Title   Champion
United Kingdom   Nationality   Nigeria
Birmingham, England   Fighting out of   Boca Raton, Florida
30 years, 11 months, 3 weeks, 5 days   Age at Fight   35 years, 3 months, 1 week, 2 days
170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs)
6'2" (188cm)   Height   6'0" (183cm)
74.0" (188cm)   Reach   76.0" (193cm)
Ultimate Training Centre   Gym   Kill Cliff FC
UFC 278
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 278: Usman vs. Edwards 2
  • Date: Saturday 08.20.2022 at 06:30 PM ET
  • Referee: Herb Dean
  • Venue: Vivint Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 12 of 12)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Jon Anik, Joe Rogan, Daniel Cormier
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Usman Total Disclosed Pay: $500,000
  • Edwards Total Disclosed Pay: $400,000
  • Title on Line: UFC Welterweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Usman
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Usman vs. Edwards II Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 4937  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Usman
80%
Edwards
20%
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