Skip to main content
"Rocky"

Leon Edwards

#3 Welterweight Division • 18-3-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 6
    Wins by Knockout
  • 3
    Wins by Submission
  • 8
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 48% 48%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
482
Sig. Strikes Attempted
1007
Grappling accuracy 31% 31%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
12
Takedowns Attempted
55
2.56
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
2.03
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
1.35
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.40
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
55
%
Sig. Str. Defense
70
%
Takedown Defense
0.32
Knockdown Ratio
14:30
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
328 (68%)
Clinch
80 (17%)
Ground
74 (15%)

Sig. Str. by target

67% 321 Head 22% 105 Body 12% 56 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
6 (35%)
DEC
8 (47%)
SUB
3 (18%)

Resultados del evento

  • Edwards vs Muhammad

    Round
    2
    Time
    0:18
    Method
    Could Not Continue
  • Win

    Dos Anjos vs Edwards

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    DEC
  • Win

    Edwards vs Nelson

    Round
    3
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC

Biography

Status
Activo
Hometown
Kingston, Jamaica
Trains at
UTC Ultimate Training Centre Birmingham
Fighting style
MMA
Age
29
Height
72.00
Weight
170.00
Octagon Debut
Nov. 09, 2014
Reach
74.00
Leg reach
43.00
Q & A

Learn more about Leon Edward's UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Cheer Leon Edwards in style.
Shop for him latest apparel from the official UFC store.
Leon Edwards works out for fans and media at the AT&T Center on July 17, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC)
Behind-the-scenes access & Fan only fights every month.
Get unlimited access to the world’s largest fight library, international fights, prelim bouts, and exclusive video.
Leon Edwards of Jamaica punches Rafael Dos Anjos of Brazil in their welterweight bout during the UFC Fight Night