The UFC 286 welterweight championship fight is between Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman. It is one of the most eagerly anticipated trilogy fights in recent memory. The two fighters met in August 2021. It was in a thrilling contest that saw Edwards come out on top with a devastating knockout in the final seconds of the fifth round.
Now, Usman will be looking to reclaim his title in what is expected to be another closely contested UFC 286 match-up. British heavyweight Tom Aspinall is backing Leon Edwards to come out on top in this rematch. Aspinall believes that Edwards’ attitude will be the key to his success. If he can maintain his focus and stay on track inside the Octagon. He can emerge victorious once again.
However, Aspinall is quick to point out that Usman is not to be underestimated. Despite suffering a brutal loss in his last fight against Edwards. Usman is widely regarded as one of the greatest fighters in UFC history. His skill and determination cannot be ignored.
Aspinall also raises concerns about the lack of time between the two fights and the potential impact of the previous loss on Usman’s confidence. However, he acknowledges that Usman is a fighter of the highest calibre. It’s entirely possible that he could come out on top in the rematch.
The build-up to this fight has been intense. With both fighters displaying the impressive form in the lead-up to the event. With so much on the line. It promises to be an explosive encounter that will keep fans on the edge of their seats until the final bell rings.