The two welterweight contenders stole headlines at UFC London on Saturday as a result of a back stage confrontation that quickly went viral. Masvidal was already the talk of the series after annihilating Darren Until using a KO combination while within the primary event, but he really got tongues wagging afterwards when he broke a post-event meeting to throw hands together with Edwards, that was additionally successful that day.
Masvidal has given his side of the story, taking umbrage with Edwards talking about him in the past and putting some of their responsibility on Edwards for coming him with “his hands up”. On Sunday, Edwards provided his own commentary through Instagram:
“In case collateral wasn’t there you wouldn’t have left it back to the U.S., I’ll see you soon. ”
Along with his seventh consecutive win in the UFC, Edwards looks poised for a matchup with a top-five competition and Masvidal may just fit that bill after his impressive win against Until. In any event , it’s all but guaranteed that fans harbor ’t even heard the last word in this feud.
“Very happy with my performance yesterday against an incredibly higher caliber opponent in Gunnar Nelson,” Edwards wrote. “Far respect for your requirements Gunnar which was a excellent fight and that I enjoy watching you rebound backagain. Thanks to my team, friends, relatives and the fans for everything. Birmingham operate!
“when I said — that’S-seven in a row in the hardest division within the sport and that I ’m coming to everybody else. World champ 20-19 mark my words. In the event you’re unfamiliar with me today, you’ll end up. ”