UFC 278: Usman vs. Edwards 2 headlines the rematch between the two best welterweights on the roster, Kamaru Usman and Leon Edwards. The two first fought in December, 2015 during UFC on Fox 17. Edwards lost via unanimous decision, but hasn’t lost a fight since then. Edwards is riding a 9 fight win streak, while Usman can tie Anderson Silva’s 16 fight win streak tonight with a successful defense of his title.
The event takes place at the Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. It’s the UFC’s second time in Salt Lake City and the first time since UFC Fight Night: Rodriguez vs. Caceres in 2016.
The UFC 278 Early Prelims begin at 6 PM EST and can be viewed on ESPN +/UFC Fight Pass.
|Flyweight (125 lbs)||Amir Albazi||Francisco Figueiredo|
|Bantamweight (135 lbs)||Aori Qileng||Jay Perrin|
|Flyweight (125 lbs)||Daniel Lacerda||Victor Altamirano|
The UFC 278 Prelims go live at 8 PM EST and can be viewed on ESPN, ESPN+, and ABC.
|Heavyweight (265 lbs)||Marcin Tybura||Alexander Romanov|
|Lightweight (155 lbs)||Leonardo Santos||Jared Gordon|
|Featherweight (145 lbs)||Sean Woodson||Luis Saldana|
|Welterweight (170 lbs)||A.J. Fletcher||Ange Loosa|
The UFC 278 Main Card begins at 10 PM EST and can be purchased through PPV.
|Welterweight (170 lbs)||Kamaru Usman (Champion)||Leon Edwards (Challenger)|
|Middleweight (185 lbs)||Paulo Costa||Luke Rockhold|
|Bantamweight (135 lbs)||Jose Aldo||Merab Dvalishvili|
|Women’s Bantamweight (135 lbs)||Wu Yanan||Lucie Pudilova|
|Light Heavyweight (205 lbs)||Tyson Pedro||Harry Hunsucker|