UFC 278 once again showed just how crazy and unpredictable the sport can be.

In the fifth and final round, Leon Edwards scored a stunning head-kick knockout of Kamaru Usman. He claimed the UFC welterweight title with the victory live from Salt Lake City, Utah. 

The event also featured Paulo Costa besting Luke Rockhold, with Rockhold heading into retirement after the defeat. 

Leon Edwards

Newly crowned welterweight champion Leon Edwards took questions from the media at the UFC 278 post-fight press conference on Saturday, following his massive fifth-round knockout win over Kamaru Usman.

Paulo Costa

After a back-and-forth battle in the co-main event at UFC 278 on Saturday, middleweight Paulo Costa spoke to the media regarding his unanimous decision win over former champion Luke Rockhold at the post-fight press conference.

Dana White

UFC President Dana White addressed the media following UFC 278: Usman vs Edwards 2 to share his reaction to the fights and answer questions from the press.

Merab Dvalishvili

Following his main card victory over former champion Jose Aldo at UFC 278 on Saturday, bantamweight Merab Dvalishvili took questions from the media at the post-fight press conference.

Luke Rockhold

Following his co-main event defeat at UFC 278 to Paulo Costa, former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold announced his retirement from MMA.

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