Leon Edwards

Leon Edwards

Leon Edwards

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Leon Edwards
“Rocky”

#3 UFC Welterweight Contender

Birthdate:August 25, 1991
Birthplace:Kingston, Jamaica
Height:6 ft 0 in
Weight Class:Welterweight
Weight:170 lb
Reach:74 in

STATS & RECORDS

WINS(18)

KO/TKO SUBMISSIONS DECISIONS OTHERS
6 3 9 0

LOSSES(3)

KO/TKO SUBMISSIONS DECISIONS OTHERS
0 0 2 1
Status Active
Hometown Kingston, Jamaica
Team/Gym Utc Ultimate Training Centre Birmingham
Age 29
Octagon Debut Nov. 09, 2014
Arm Reach 74 in
Leg Reach 43 in
Last Fight Jul 20, 2019
Next Fight NA

Fights

WIN
Leon Edwards
UFC on ESPN: dos Anjos vs. Edwards
Jul 20, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Leon Edwards
UFC Fight Night: Till vs. Masvidal
Mar 16, 2019
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Leon Edwards
UFC Fight Night: Cowboy vs. Edwards
Jun 23, 2018
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Leon Edwards
Peter Sobotta
UFC Fight Night: Werdum vs. Volkov
Mar 17, 2018
TKO (punches)
R3 – 4:59
WIN
Leon Edwards
Bryan Barberena
UFC Fight Night: Volkov vs. Struve
Sep 2, 2017
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Leon Edwards
UFC Fight Night: Manuwa vs. Anderson
Mar 18, 2017
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Leon Edwards
UFC 204
Oct 8, 2016
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R3 – 3:01
WIN
Leon Edwards
Dominic Waters
UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Arlovski
May 8, 2016
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Leon Edwards
UFC on Fox: dos Anjos vs. Cerrone 2
Dec 19, 2015
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Leon Edwards
Pawel Pawlak
UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Leites
Jul 18, 2015
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Leon Edwards
Seth Baczynski
UFC Fight Night: Gonzaga vs. Cro Cop 2
Apr 11, 2015
KO (punches)
R1 – 0:08
LOSS
Leon Edwards
Cláudio Silva
UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Saint Preux
Nov 8, 2014
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Leon Edwards
Shaun Taylor
BAMMA 16: Daley vs. da Rocha
Sep 13, 2014
KO (punch)
R3 – 3:30
WIN
Leon Edwards
Wayne Murrie
BAMMA 15: Thompson vs. Selmani
May 5, 2014
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R3 – 3:13
WIN
Leon Edwards
Wendle Lewis
BAMMA 14: Daley vs. da Silva
Dec 14, 2013
KO (punches)
R1 – 1:20
WIN
Leon Edwards
Adam Boussif
BAMMA 13: Nunes vs. Jones
Sep 13, 2013
Submission (arm-triangle choke)
R1 – 2:10
WIN
Leon Edwards
Jonathan Bilton
BAMMA 11: Marshman vs. Foupa-Pokam
Dec 1, 2012
TKO (knees)
R2 – 1:11
WIN
Leon Edwards
Craig White
SAH 14: Strength And Honour 14
Nov 3, 2012
Technical Decision
R2 – 5:00
LOSS
Leon Edwards
Delroy McDowell
Fight UK MMA: Fight UK 6
Feb 25, 2012
DQ (illegal knee)
R3 – 2:40
WIN
Leon Edwards
Pawel Zwiefka
Fight UK MMA: Fight UK 5
Nov 19, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Leon Edwards
Damian Zlotnicki
Fight UK MMA: Fight UK 4
Jun 5, 2011
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:15
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