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Fight Reactions : Kamaru Usman vs Leon Edwards 2 (UFC 278)

By 24/08/2022No Comments

Over the weekend we witnessed as Kamaru Usman was defeated for the first time in his UFC career. It came as a shock to a majority of the UFC fanbase and we got to see some extreme reactions from the people, let’s check it all out:

Leon Edwards hyped over his UFC 278 victory.
UFC Middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya reacts to the knockout of his close friend Kamaru Usman.

Even former Lightweight Division champion Conor McGregor saw an opportunity to rub salt into Usman’s wounds following their on-going ‘Twar’ (Twitter War):

Conor McGregor mocking Usman after he suffered a knockout defeat against Leon Edwards.

It without a doubt shocked everyone that was backing Usman or anybody who knows the type of fighter Kamaru is, but for Leon it was an emotional moment. He spoke with his mother over the phone post-fight after he had captured the titled, very emotional can be seen here:

Edwards calling his mother after winning the UFC Welterweight Championship.

Of course, some fans wouldn’t hold back the urge of making memes from the result of UFC 278’s main event result:

There are dozens of reactions from fans who couldn’t believe their eyes that we couldn’t quote on here. One thing’s for sure, it was an eventful weekend in combat sports.

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