Leon Edwards - Official UFC® Fighter Profile
Leon
Edwards
16-3-0( S-N-U )
Current Rank: #11 Welterweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Performance of the Night

Vergangene Kämpfe

Talentübersicht

Charts werden aus 10 Kampfausgängen ermittelt.
Rekord: 16-3-0
Zusammenfassung: Striking

Fighter Info

Spitzname: Rocky
Heimatort: Kingston Jamaica
Heimatstadt: Birmingham England
Alter: 27
Größe: 6' 0" ( 182 cm )
Gewicht: 170 amerikanische Pfund ( 77 kg )
Reach 74"
Leg Reach 43"

Striking

Versuchte Schläge
0
704
48% erfolgreich
340
Arten erfolgreicher Schläge
0
340
67% im Stand
15%
18%
228
52
60
Verteidigung gegen Strikes
56
%

Grappling

Takedowns gesamt
0
41
29% erfolgreich
12
Arten erfolgreicher Takedowns
 
 
Subm.
Ausbrüche
Sweeps
5
26
3
Takedown Defense
71
%
Prozentsatz verhinderter Takedowns
Ergebnis Kämpfer Event-News Str TD Sub Ausbr Methode Replay Awards
Win
Leon Edwards
23.06.2018
60
84
1
0
0
0
1
0
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Leon Edwards
17.03.2018
42
16
1
1
0
0
4
1
R3 KO/TKO
Win
Leon Edwards
02.09.2017
23
44
3
0
3
1
5
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Leon Edwards
18.03.2017
53
24
3
2
0
0
1
3
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Leon Edwards
08.10.2016
16
32
3
0
1
0
6
0
R3 Submission
Win
Leon Edwards
08.05.2016
24
3
2
4
1
0
7
3
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Leon Edwards
19.12.2015
48
26
6
0
0
0
3
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Leon Edwards
18.07.2015
36
24
0
0
0
0
2
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Leon Edwards
11.04.2015
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
Loss
Leon Edwards
08.11.2014
34
33
3
0
1
0
8
1
R3 Decision - Split

Biographie

TRAINING: I normally train 2-3 times a day. In between I rest, eat and hydrate.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training when I was 17 just to keep out of trouble, and then I fell in love with MMA.

What ranks and titles have you held? I've held various amateur titles and I'm currently the BAMMA British champion

Do you have any heroes?  My mom

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It's a lifelong ambition come true. I always believed it would happen because I dedicated myself to this, and I've always worked as hard as I could in all my training camps to make this happen.

What was your job before you started fighting? I worked at my gym UTC part-time.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? I've held various amateur titles

Favorite grappling technique: Rear naked choke

Favorite Striking technique: Straight left hand

  • Pro since 2011
  • Six wins by KO, three by submission (2 RNC, 1 arm triangle)
  • Five first round finishes
  • Has won 8 of his last 9 and six in a row
  • 2-0, 1 NC as an amateur
  • Origin of nickname – “It was given to me by my friends in school because I was always fighting.”

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