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Dana White eyes Colby Covington vs. Leon Edwards as No. 1 contender fight

2 monthes ago   |   By MMAjunkie

LAS VEGAS - Leon Edwards lost his scheduled matchup against Khamzat Chimaev, but the UFC is actively seeking to get him a fight against Colby Covington .
UFC president Dana White revealed Friday the promotion is working on a booking between the two welterweight contenders and a title shot could be at stake for the winner.
“I think what we do now, with what happened to Khazmat, we're looking at Colby vs. Leon,” White told MMA Junkie at a UFC 258 media scrum Friday. “The winner of that fight would fight Usman next.”
Edwards was originally scheduled to fight Tyron Woodley in March 2020, but...
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