Leon Edwards waited over 600 days for his chance to compete in the Octagon again. Belal Muhammad was looking to take full advantage of his opportunity to earn a win over a top-ranked UFC welterweight and shoot up the rankings.

Unfortunately for both men, they left the cage with their wishes unfulfilled after their contest was ruled a No Contest early in the second round after Edwards unintentionally caught Muhammad with a gruesome eye poke.

You can read up on how all of the fights went down here.

Here is how Edwards and Muhammad’s fellow fighters reacted to the UFC Vegas 21 main fight card on social media.


Leon Edwards – Belal Muhammad ruled a no-decision


Ryan Spann def. Misha Cirkunov by TKO


Dan Ige def. Gavin Tucker by KO



Davey Grant def. Jonathan Martinez by TKO


Matheus Nicolau def. Manel Kape by split decision



Eryk Anders – Darren Stewart ruled a no-decision