Leon
Edwards

  • Age:
    29
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 1"
  • Weight:
    175
  • Fighting Out Of:
    UK

Stats

W-L-D
18-3-0
(T)KO
6-0
SUB
3-0
  • Age:
    29
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 1"
  • Weight:
    175
  • Fighting Out Of:
    UK

Stats

W-L-D
18-3-0
(T)KO
6-0
SUB
3-0

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    8

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:08
  • Fastest KO:
    00:08
  • Fastest SUB:
    02:10

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    50%
  • Finished Rate:
    0%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    50%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    66.7%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    33.3%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    0%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    16.7%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    0%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    18-3-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    8 years, 1 months, 14 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    50.4
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2.6
  • Longest Layoff:
    0 years, 9 month, 13 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    28 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    2.3
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    11:38
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    2.8
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    14:13

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
07/20/2019
Win
17-3-0
Rafael Dos Anjos
(29-11-0)
Welterweight
171 vs 171
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC on ESPN 4
5 05:00
03/16/2019
Win
16-3-0
Gunnar Nelson
(17-3-1)
Welterweight
170 vs 170.5
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC on ESPN+ #5
3 05:00
06/23/2018
Win
15-3-0
Donald Cerrone
(33-10-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 171
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC FIGHT NIGHT: CERRONE vs. EDWARDS
5 05:00
03/17/2018
Win
14-3-0
Peter Sobotta
(17-6-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 171
TKO/RSC
UFC Fight Night: Werdum vs. Volkov
3 04:59
09/02/2017
Win
13-3-0
Bryan Barberena
(13-4-0)
Welterweight
168 vs 170
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC FIGHT NIGHT: VOLKOV vs. STRUVE
3 05:00
03/18/2017
Win
12-3-0
Vicente Luque
(9-5-1)
Welterweight
169 vs 169
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night: Manuwa vs. Anderson
3 05:00
10/08/2016
Win
11-3-0
Albert Tumenov
(17-3-0)
Welterweight
169 vs 169
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC 204: Bisping vs. Henderson
3 03:01
05/08/2016
Win
10-3-0
Dominic Waters
(9-4-0)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night: Overeem VS. Arlovski
3 05:00
12/19/2015
Loss
10-2-0
Kamaru Usman
(6-1-0)
Welterweight
171 vs 171
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC on FOX 17: Cerrone vs Dos Anjos
3 05:00
07/18/2015
Win
9-2-0
Pawel Pawlak
(11-1-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 170
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night 72: Bisping vs Leites
3 05:00
04/11/2015
Win
8-2-0
Seth Baczynski
(18-10-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 170
KO
UFC Fight Night 64: CroCop vs Gonzaga
1 00:08
11/08/2014
Loss
8-1-0
Claudio Silva
(11-3-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 170
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC Fight Night 56: Manuwa vs Rua
3 05:00
NSF
09/13/2014
Win
7-1-0
Shaun Taylor
(4-0-0)

KO
British Association of Mixed Martial Arts 16
3 03:30
NSF
04/05/2014
Win
6-1-0
Wayne Murray
(15-3-1)

Submission
British Association of Mixed Martial Arts 15
1 03:13
NSF
12/14/2013
Win
5-1-0
Wendle Lewis
(7-1-0)

KO
British Association of Mixed Martial Arts 14
1 01:20
NSF
09/14/2013
Win
4-1-0
Adam Boussif
(4-1-0)

Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
British Association of Mixed Martial Arts 13
1 02:10
NSF
12/01/2012
Win
3-1-0
Jonny Bilton
(4-1-0)
Welterweight
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
British Association of Mixed Martial Arts 11
2 03:49
NSF
11/03/2012
Win
2-1-0
Craig White
(6-4-0)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Strength and Honour 14
3 05:00
NSF
02/25/2012
Loss
2-0-0
Delroy McDowell
(2-0-0)
Welterweight
Disqualification
Fight UK 6
3 02:40
NSF
11/19/2011
Win
1-0-0
Pawel Zwiefka
(0-0-0)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Fight UK 5
2 05:00
NSF
06/05/2011
Win
0-0-0
Damian Zlotnicki
(1-0-0)
Welterweight
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Fight UK 4
1 02:15

* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class

Amateur Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    2

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:08
  • Fastest KO:
    00:08
  • Fastest SUB:
    03:00

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    100%
  • Finished Rate:
    0%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    0%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    0%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    50%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    0%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    50%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    0%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    2-0-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    0 years, 11 months, 16 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    1
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2.2
  • Longest Layoff:
    0 years, 11 month, 16 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    11 months, 16 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    0.5
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    01:34
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    0
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    00:00

Amateur Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF
03/19/2011
Win
1-0-0
Jamie Hughes
(2-0-0)

KO
Budo Fighting Championships 1
1 00:08
NSF
03/19/2011
NC
1-0-0
Scott Kimblin
(1-0-0)

No Contest
Budo Fighting Championships 1
1 02:00
NSF
04/03/2010
Win
0-0-0
Carl Booth
(1-0-0)

Submission (Arm Bar)
Bushido Challenge 2 - A New Dawn
1 03:00

* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class