Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) held a special pre-fight press conference for the upcoming UFC 286: “Edwards vs. Usman 3” pay-per-view (PPV) event, scheduled for this Sat. night (March 18, 2023) at The O2 in London, England. Event headliners Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman were on hand ahead of their welterweight championship trilogy, along with lightweight co-headliners Justin Gaethje and Rafael Fiziev.
Watch the UFC 286 press conference video replay here.
Following the media festivities, the promotion had all four fighters face off.
Justin Gaethje vs. Rafael Fiziev:
Gaethje vs. Fiziev pic.twitter.com/actyngq7B1— MMA Mania (@mmamania) March 16, 2023
Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman:
Edwards vs. Usman 3pic.twitter.com/V1V6L1dQfC— MMA Mania (@mmamania) March 16, 2023
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