The main event of UFC Vegas 21 features the fight between number 3 ranked UFC Welterweight fighter Leon Edwards and number 13 ranked Belal Muhammad. Edwards is making his comeback after 602 days of layoff and he is on an eight-fight win streak. Muhammad is also on a four-fight win streak.
Round 1: Muhammad started the round with a kick in the groin and there’s a brief pause before the fight continued again. Edwards threw a nice kick to the body followed by a winging punch. Muhammad looks composed both of them measuring each other before landing those shots.
Edwards lands a high uppercut and Muhammad moves back from striking range. Edwards lands a big head kick and Muhammad is hurt bad. They clinch against the fence and Muhammad gets some time to revive from that kick. They traded some body kicks and round ends.
The fight gets waved off in the second round
Round 2: Edwards started the round and as he tried to punch Muhammad he poked him into the eye. Muhammad goes down and he is in pain and agony. That’s a really bad eye poke and the fight is waved off. Muhammad’s eye looks real bad.
Result: Leon Edwards vs Belal Muhammad ended in no contest due to accidental eye poke by Edwards