UFC 278 – Usman vs Edwards LIVE RESULTS: Stream, start time, TV channel, prelims and main card LATEST | The Sun

LEON EDWARDS will bid to make UFC history TONIGHT in his eagerly-anticipated rematch with Kamaru Usman.

The Brummie will bid to become only Britain's second UFC champion in the main event of UFC 278 in Salt Salt Lake City.

Edwards, 30, will look to claim the welterweight championship by dethroning pound-for-pound king Kamaru Usman – who has yet to taste defeat in the octagon.

In the co-main event of the evening, former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold will look to get back to winning ways against Paulo Costa.

Rockhold, 39, returns following a THREE-YEAR hiatus after his brutal knockout loss to Jan Blachowicz in July 2019.

  • Start time: Prelims 1am BST, main card 3am
  • TV/ livestream: BT Sport 1

UFC 278 fight card

  • Kamaru Usman vs. Leon Edwards
  • Paulo Costa vs. Luke Rockhold
  • Merab Dvalishvili vs. Jose Aldo
  • Lucie Pudilova vs. Wu Yanan
  • Tyson Pedro vs Harry Hunsucker
  • Alexander Romanov vs. Marcin Tybura
  • Jared Gordon vs. Leonardo Santos
  • Sean Woodson vs. Luis Saldana
  • A.J. Fletcher vs. Ange Loosa
  • Amir Albazi  vs. Francisco Figueiredo
  • Aori Qileng vs. Jay Perrin
  • Victor Altamirano vs. Daniel Da Silva

Follow ALL the reaction with our live blog from Salt Lake City below…

  • Chisanga Malata

    Another result in the books

    Welterweight Ange Loosa has justed defeated AJ Fletcher via unanimous, with the judges scoring the contest (29–27, 29–28, 29–28).

    Credit: GETTY
  • Chisanga Malata

    Results so far

    We've had plenty of prelim action so far. Here are the results so far, in case you missed them.

    Amir Albazi def Francisco Figueiredo via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 4:34

    Aori Qileng def Jay Perrin via unanimous decision – (29–28, 29–28, 29–28)

    Victor Altamirano def. Daniel Lacerda via TKO (punches and elbows) – 1 3:39

  • Chisanga Malata

    We are live!

    Good morning and welcome to SunSport's live coverage of UFC 278: Usman vs Edwards 2.

    The MMA leader's latest pay-per-view card will be headlined by an eagerly-anticipated rematch between welterweight champion Kamaru Usman and Brit Leon Edwards.

    Victory over the pound-for-pound king will see Edwards avenge his 2015 defeat to the American and become the UK's second UFC champ.

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