Usman decides to keep his feet on the ground as the second round gets underway and lands a combination of punches on the British challenger.
Edwards tries to counter and gets the fight paused as his finger enters Usman’s eye.
The fight resumes and Edwards seems to have the upper hand and lands a hit to the head and another to the side of the champion. Usman counters and holds the Brit down who later escapes but still gets three hits to the face.
Usman then holds him down and lands solid punches on his side in the corner.
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