UFC 278 final staredowns: Kamaru Usman, Leon Edwards share intense faceoff; Paulo Costa and Luke Rockhold will have to be separated

UFC 278 final staredowns: Kamaru Usman, Leon Edwards share intense faceoff; Paulo Costa and Luke Rockhold will have to be separated

SALT LAKE CITY — Kamaru Usman and Leon Edwards were the picture of point of interest and intensity as they faced off for the overall time at the ceremonial weigh-ins previous to meeting throughout the octagon at UFC 278.

While champion and challenger were given right here nose-to-nose without incident, UFC president Dana White had no purpose of allowing Paulo Costa and Luke Rockhold to get that close to each other as that rivalry endured to boil over on Friday.

As soon as Costa stepped off the case, White put himself between the Brazilian and Rockhold since the middleweights endured jawing at each and every other until leaving the stage.

Watch the highlights of the principle fit, co-main fit and additional ahead of UFC 278 on Saturday night time.

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