BREAKING: Nate Diaz vs Leon Edwards is The Co-Mainevent For UFC 262 on May 15

The co-main event of the May 15 pay-per-view event in Houston will feature Nate Diaz and Leon Edwards. The welterweight bout will be the first non-title or main event five-round fight in UFC history.Diaz took to Twitter again shortly after the news of his return became public. He announced his presence at UFC 262 and took a shot at main eventers Michael Chandler and Charles Oliveira, who will fight for the vacant UFC lightweight title.

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Edwards (18-3 MMA, 10-2 UFC) entered his main event fight against Belal Muhammad on March 13 riding an eight-fight winning streak. In Round 2, Edwards poked Muhamamd in the eye, rendering him unable to continue the fight.

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