The Ultimate Fighting Championship UFC 278: Usman vs Edwards will take place on August 20, 2022, at Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. Kamaru Usman vs Leon Edwards 2 UFC Welterweight title session will feature the occasion. Paulo Costa vs Luke Rockhold and Jose Aldo vs Merab Dvalishvilli are other eminent sessions on the show.
Usman is seemingly UFC's best pound-to-pound contender presently as he has a successful misfortune draw record of 20-1-0. Simultaneously, Edwards has a 19-3-0 record to his name.
The sponsorship bonuses will add $42k in the purse bank of Usman while his challenger will also pocket $32k according to the Venum deal.
Kamaru Usman: “There’s one thing that got me here, and that’s my work ethic. Success only drives me to work even harder.
Leon Edwards: “It’s not personal for me. I believe I am No1. I’m out to prove it. It’s all good.
How to order UFC 278: Usman vs Edwards PPV
- When: August 20, Saturday
- Preliminary Card Start Time: 8 p.m. ET
- Main Card Start Time: 10 p.m. ET (approximately)
- Location: Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah
- TV Pass: ESPN/ESPN+
- Live Stream in Canada: UFCPASS
UFC 278: Usman vs Edwards Live Stream In Canada
The event will be broadcast on PPV via the streaming service live now across the world along with being available on ESPN+ in the United States. UFC fans in Canada who are looking to watch the action can do so via the UFCPASS service.
ESPN/ESPN+ producing what should be the conclusive boxing chapter between top-contending Order UFC 278: Usman vs Edwards fight in the United States and the United Kingdom. Unfortunately, depending on where you are, accessing the fight or the website may not be available. In that case, we recommend you to check out UFCPASS.
UFC 278: Usman vs Edwards fight preview
A UFC Welterweight Championship session between current hero Kamaru Usman and Leon Edwards is supposed to feature the occasion. The matching recently met at UFC on Fox: dos Anjos versus Rancher 2 in December 2015 where Usman crushed Edwards by consistent choice.
The British Jamaican fights out of Birmingham, England, and hasn't lost since he squared off with Usman in 2015. He most recently defeated Nate Diaz at UFC 263 last June. New for UFC 278, the event will include an alternate telecast of celebrity guests calling the PPV.
|Titele||Early Prelims Fighters|
|Welterweigh||AJ Fletcher vs Ange Loosa|
|Flyweight||Amir Albazi vs Francisco Figueiredo|
|Bantamweight||Aoriqileng vs Jay Perrin|
|Blyweight||Daniel Da Silva vs Victor Altamirano|
|Heavyweight||Marcin Tybura vs Alexandr Romanov|
|Llightweight||Leonardo Santos vs Jared Gordon|
|Featherweight||Sean Woodson vs Luis Saldana|
|Women's flyweight||Miranda Maverick vs Shanna Young|
|Titele||Main Card Fighters|
|UFC Welterweight championship||Kamaru Usman (c) vs Leon Edwards|
|Middleweight||Paulo Costa vs Luke Rockhold|
|Bantamweight||José Aldo vs Merab Dvalishvili|
|Women's bantamweight||Wu Yanan vs Lucie Pudilova|
|Llight heavyweight||Tyson Pedro vs Harry Hunsucker|