Leon Edwards plans to make a statement against Donald Cerrone at UFC Singapore.
Is MMA veteran Donald Cerrone still a force to be reckoned with against the elite of the UFC’s welterweight division?
According to 26-year-old Leon Edwards, no.
Everyone made weight for Saturday’s UFC Singapore card.
The UFC Singapore weigh-ins have already concluded, as the time zone difference meant the fighters headed for the scale on Thursday night in North American time instead of the usual Friday. All 26 competitors made weight, including welterweight headliners Donald Cerrone and Leon Edwards.
Check out the fight card lined up for UFC on FOX 30 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada on Saturday, July 28th.
When the UFC first held an event in Calgary, Alberta, it was regarded as one of the worst pay-per-views in company history. The fans were chanting “Refund!” as Renan Barao beat Urijah Faber to cap off a truly lackluster main card, and Dana White promised a better show the next time the Octagon appeared in the city.
Jorge Masvidal is continuing to call out Kamaru Usman and Neil Magny.
Jorge Masvidal is looking for a fight. The highly-ranked welterweight veteran wants to get back into the cage soon, but says that two guys turned down fights with him. As a guest on MMA Junkie Radio, Masvidal named those two men - Neil Magny and Kamaru Usman - and didn’t hold back with his thoughts on them.
UFC president Dana White discusses Brock Lesnar’s interest in returning to the Octagon.
It’s been nearly two full years since Brock Lesnar’s most recent UFC fight, and the talk has been that Lesnar will (again) come out of retirement and return to the Octagon following the completion of his WWE contract.