One of Britain's top fighters vows to punch Jorge Masvidal next time he sees him in the streets, or in the UFCGet the Full StoryPhoto by Josh Hedges Zuffa LLC Zuffa LLC via Getty Images
Leon Edwards headlines the UFC Fight Night 171 event in London's 02 Arena on March 21. He takes on Tyron Woodley in a welterweight fight.
Edwards told Business Insider this week that, should he win, then he will be campaigning for an immediate title shot.
The current champion, Kamaru Usman, defends the belt against Jorge Masvidal in Las Vegas this summer. Both fighters have a history with Edwards.
Usman is the last man to beat Edwards in the Octagon, while Masvidal appeared to throw punches at him backstage at a UFC London event last year. Edwards wants revenge.
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LONDON One of Britain's top fighters has vowed to punch Jorge Masvidal next time he sees him in the streets, or in the UFC. "We just don't like each other," Leon Edwards told Business Insider this week.
Edwards, the No.4 ranked welterweight in premier MMA firm UFC, has been in bruising form for four years. It will not be long before he comes face-to-face with Masvidal, who is ranked third.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: 5 things about the NFL that football fans may not knowSee Also:The top 10 highest paid athletes in the world12 major NBA records that are still held by Kobe BryantOne of the greatest women's fighters of all time completed a 'Grand Slam' of MMA belts after finishing her Bellator opponent in the 4th round