Countdown to UFC 278 video preview for ‘Usman vs Edwards 2’ in Salt Lake The city

Countdown to UFC 278 video preview for ‘Usman vs Edwards 2’ in Salt Lake The city

Reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight champion Kamaru Usman will rematch longtime nemesis Leon Edwards with the 170-pound establish on the line after they hook ‘em up within the drawing near UFC 278 pay-per-view (PPV) number one fit on ESPN+, locked and loaded for this Sat. night time time (Aug. 20, 2022) at Vivint Area in Salt Lake The city, Utah.

Check out their “Countdown” video specific embedded above.

Usman (20-1) and Edwards (19-3, 1 NC) met once previous to, with the “Nigerian Nightmare” capturing a unanimous resolution victory over “Rocky” at the UFC on FOX 17 fit more than six years once more. That was once as soon as the remaining time Edwards, now 30, tasted defeat throughout the Octagon. Usman, 35, is a perfect 15-0 under the UFC banner with 5 a success establish defenses.

Usman vs Edwards 2

Together with the “Usman vs. Edwards 2” number one fit, UFC 278 may also function the middleweight showdown between former 185-pound champion Luke Rockhold and ex-title challenger Paulo Costa. In different places on the card, Jose Aldo and Merab Dvalishvili collide at bantamweight, while Luis Saldana and Sean Woodson throw down at 145 pounds.

MMAmania.com will send LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of all the UFC 278 battle card on battle night time time, starting with the early ESPN/ESPN+ “Prelims” fits scheduled to start out out at 6 p.m. ET, then the remaining undercard stability on ABC and ESPN/ESPN+ at 8 p.m. ET, previous to the PPV number one card get began time at 10 p.m. ET on ESPN+ PPV.

For the finalized UFC 278 battle card and PPV lineup click on on proper right here.

Scroll to Top