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UFC 286 Preview And Predictions: Edwards Vs Usman 3

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Mar 18, 2023 6:19 pm

Tonight, Kamaru Usman and Leon Edwards meet in a extremely anticipated grudge match for the welterweight championship, in the principle occasion of UFC 286 in London.

The earlier struggle noticed the ‘Nigerian Nightmare’ dominate Edwards for a majority of the struggle earlier than the Englishman caught Usman with a knockout to steal a win within the fifth spherical.

Usman all through each fights between these two has been the higher fighter, successful virtually each second of each spherical in addition to ‘Rocky’s’ head-kick.

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The occasions co-main occasion, will see former title contender Justin Gaethje try and regain his elite standing as he takes on rising Azerbaijani Rafael Fiziev in a light-weight bout.

The co-main will little question be a FOTN contender, between two heavy-hitting, all-action fighters with the flexibility to finish the struggle anytime.

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The undercard additionally has some probably thrilling battles, as Submission professional, Gunnar Nelson returns to the octagon towards brawl-lover Bryan Barberena.

An essential middleweight bout opens the principle card as former title challenger Marvin Vettori seems to halt the rise of Roman Dolidze.


Edwards vs Usman – Many have perceived Edwards’ championship win as fortunate. This contains the previous champion himself Usman who mentioned he believed the loss had extra to do together with his personal lapse in focus than the talent of Edwards. Due to this fact count on Usman to depart no doubts that he’s the higher fighter right here with a stoppage.

Gaethje vs Fiziev – Fiziev is a harmful man on his ft, adorned in Muay Thai and has scored knockdowns in eight of his 12 MMA fights. Gaethje appears to have began to say no given the harm he has accrued over his profession, and whereas he’ll most likely make it a scrappy struggle, Fiziev ought to have the ability to choose ‘The Spotlight’ off with scientific strikes, to place himself in title contender conversations.

Nelson vs Barberena – Make no mistake, Barberena is a really harmful slug-fest type fighter, nonetheless the gulf in high quality relating to grappling ought to present Nelson with an avenue to victory which he ought to take. Coupled with the actual fact Barberena misplaced his final struggle by way of submission too.

Lastly, O’Neill to beat Maia and Vettori to beat Dolidze.



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