Leon Edwards has admitted that Nate Diaz is his most prolific opponent. The two Welterweights are set to close their horns at UFC 263, and Rocky is delighted to share the octagon with the Stockton-based fighter.
Edwards, who began his MMA journey in 2011, said he remembers how the Diaz brothers competed in the UFC և Strikeforce. “Their bold fighting mentality is something Edwards has to deal with,” he told MMA On Point.
“The name is wise, it will be the biggest name of my career. Nick Diaz և Nate Diaz has been around for a long time. I remember watching them, seeing them in the UFC, seeing them in Strikeforce, Nick Diaz in Strikeforce, and so on. I like watching the game. They are like. “I will fight anyone, anywhere, anytime,” is my mindset. I will fight any given day. “It coincided again to put our thoughts together to see how it was planned,” said Leon Edwards.
More than a year and a half later, Leon Edwards welcomes Nate Diaz to the UFC. The last time the 36-year-old football player challenged Jorge Masvidal was in December 2019. lost the fight after the doctors next to the rings continued to use him at the end of the third stage.
Meanwhile, Nick Diaz’s last fight in the UFC was in 2015 against Anderson Silva. UFC President Dana White played approved that older brother Diaz wants to make his return octagon.
In his last 10 fights in the UFC, Leon Edwards is undefeated
Leon Edwards is currently proud of winning nine fights in the UFC. His last outburst against Belal Muhammad after Edwards was indisputable accidentally pierced his eye,
Edwards’ series of achievements began shortly after he lost to Kamaru Usman in 2015. Since then, Rock has beaten Vicente Luke, Donald Serone, Rafael dos Anjos and many others.
Leon Edwards is currently third in the middleweight division. His UFC 263 match against Nate Diaz will be five rounds, and the main directions of the title. If Edwards defeats Diaz, his next fight in the UFC is likely to be without a weight class.