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Leon Edwards – Shavkat Rakhmonov opens as pick ’em fight amid links to massive UFC title showdown

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Leon Edwards – Shavkat Rakhmonov opens as pick ’em fight amid links to massive UFC title showdown



Both turning in impressive performance en route to respective victories at UFC 296 earlier this month, markets are currently even as pick ‘em between undisputed welterweight champion, Leon Edwards and Shavkat Rakhmonov, amid continued links to a massive title fight between the duo next year.

Edwards, who is the undisputed welterweight champ, was the star of UFC 296 in Las Vegas earlier this month. He successfully defended his divisional title with a comprehensive and comfortable unanimous decision victory over former interim champion Colby Covington.

Rakhmonov, the unbeaten professional finisher, improved to 18-0 with his impressive eighteenth consecutive career finish. He did this by registering a dominant rear-naked choke victory in the second round over former two-time champion Stephen Thompson. 

Leon Edwards – Shavkat Rakhmonov opens as pick ’em fight

Markets are currently putting a -110 on a title matchup between Leon Edwards, Shavkat Rakhmonov, and markets are predicting a big championship bout next year.



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