Leon Edwards

Leon Edwards 2021: Record, Net Worth, Salary, and Endorsements

Leon Edwards is one of the best fighters in the UFC's welterweight division. He is a British-Jamaican fighter and has been professionally fighting since 2011. The 29-year-old has experience in fighting for a wide range of competitions like the BAMMA in his native England. As of 2021, he sits at #3 in UFC welterweight rankings.

Leon Edwards: UFC Career

Edwards made his UFC debut in the year 2014, where he was up against Cláudio Silva at UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Saint Preux. He started his career with a loss against his opponent via a split decision. Later, he defeated notable names like Donald Cerrone, Vicente Luque, and Dominic Waters to name a few.

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SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS - JULY 20: Leon Edwards of Jamaica is interviewed after defeating Rafael Dos Anjos of Brazil by unanimous decision in their welterweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at AT&T Center on July 20, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

In his career, the fighter has given a lot of terrific performances en route to an eight-fight winning streak. After his last fight against Belal Muhammad ended via no contest, he is scheduled to face Nate Diaz at UFC 262 on May 15, 2021. He holds a record of 10-2 (1 NC) in his UFC career.

Leon Edwards: Fighting Style

The British-Jamaican fighter holds a violent approach to fighting inside the octagon. He likes to dominate his opponents and makes sure he finishes off his fights as soon as possible.

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He is known for his striking accuracy and grappling moves. 'Rocky' has claimed nine finishes and nine decisions to make up his 18 wins.

Leon Edwards: Achievements

Edwards holds a stellar record of 18-3-0 (1 NC) in his MMA career. His list of accomplishments and achievements is way too long and spectacular. He is a purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

Apart from that, the fighter has won one Performance of the Night award in the UFC. It came in his second UFC outing against Seth Baczynski.

Leon Edwards: Net Worth and Salary 2021

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Edwards has estimated career earnings of  $65,000 according to Tapology.

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 NicknameRocky
Age29
Born08-25-1991
NationalityBritish Jamaican
 Residence Erdington, West Midlands, England
Height6'2"
MMA Record18-3-0
Active Win Streak0
Net Worth NA
 Weight/Division171 lb/welterweight
 Marital Status/Partner Name NA/NA