Leon Edwards is a British blended martial artist who was born in Jamaica on August 25, 1991. Leon Edwards is the current UFC Welterweight Champion and competes throughout the Welterweight division of the Closing Combating Championship (UFC).
Edwards has been educated fighter since 2011. Earlier to that, he competed for BAMMA, the place he held the title of BAMMA Welterweight Champion.
Leon Edwards is ranked #6 throughout the UFC males’s pound-for-pound rankings as of August 23, 2022.
At UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Saint Preux on November 8, 2014, Edwards confronted off in his first promotional match in opposition to Claudio Silva.
Reduce up votes led to his downfall.
On April 11, 2015, at UFC Fight Night 64, Seth Baczynski, a seasoned fighter, challenged Edwards.
Edwards gained by timing a kick and landing a straight left hand that knocked out his opponent eight seconds into the wrestle.
The end result led to him receiving a Effectivity of the Night bonus and was one in every of many group’s six quickest knockouts.
On July 18, 2015, Edwards and Pawel Pawlak squared off at UFC Fight Night 72.
Leon Edwards prevailed by unanimous judgment throughout the match.
Leon Edwards Height And Weight
Leon Edward is 6 ft tall, which is 183 cm and weighs 77 kg, which is 170 lbs.