The main event of the UFC's final pay-per-view event of 2023 has been confirmed, with the undisputed welterweight title on the line in Las Vegas.
Leon Edwards took the rubber match to claim victory on the night at UFC 286, victory in their fighting trilogy, and cement his position as the undisputed UFC welterweight champion.
Colby Covington vows to defeat Leon Edwards and claim welterweight title: ‘I’m coming to get that belt, mark my words’
Colby Covington has been named the next man in line for a shot at the UFC welterweight title, and the always-outspoken American was typically bullish on his chances of defeating Leon Edwards after watching him from cageside at UFC 286.
Dana White confirms Colby Covington next for Leon Edwards, Belal Muhammad vs. Shavkat Rakhmonov in the works
UFC president Dana White doesn't usually book fights after events, but he did, twice, on Saturday night at UFC 286.
UFC 286 results: Leon Edwards defeats Kamaru Usman by majority decision to retain welterweight title in London
UFC welterweight champion Leon Edwards raised the roof at The O2 Arena as he defeated Kamaru Usman for the second time in a row to retain his title on home soil in London, England.
UFC 286 official weigh-in results: Leon Edwards, Kamaru Usman, and Colby Covington, hit championship weight in London
The official weigh-ins for UFC 286 were all wrapped up in quick time as all 30 fighters, plus one special addition, all hit the scale and registered their final pre-fight weights in just 43 minutes ahead of fight night in London.
Leon Edwards says Kamaru Usman is ‘on his way out,’ promises to ‘open the door’ for his retirement at UFC 286
Leon Edwards was in light-hearted mood ahead of his UFC 286 main event clash with Kamaru Usman, and promised to help the former UFC welterweight champion edge closer to retirement by handing him his second straight defeat.
UFC 286 in London now has confirmed main event and co-main event bouts, with the UK's returning champion set to put his title on the line.
The UFC are looking to put together a super card of fights for their return to the UK, with UFC president Dana White targeting a [...]
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