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Jul 16, 2015 1:00 am

Crap Talking Extravaganza — Edgar Roasts McGregor, And Ireland Hard On Twitter

Well, Frankie Edgar, tell us how you really feel. The UFC featherweight and former lightweight champion held a Q&A on Twitter and naturally received a lot of questions about Conor McGregor. Questions like, when is he going to fight him, when is he going to beat sense into him, why won’t the UFC let that...

Jul 13, 2015 10:26 am

Edgar Talks Title Fight, McGregor’s Ground Game and More

For the first time in years, the future of the featherweight division is up in the air. A weight class once dominated by Jose Aldo now has another champion in the form of interim-king Conor McGregor. McGregor, bitter that Aldo had to pull out of the fight, believes that the champion is an afterthought and...


Jul 5, 2015 6:35 am

Edgar: Interim Title Fight Is Just A No. 1 Contenders Bout

Earlier in June, was news broke that Jose Aldo suffered a rib injury and was possibly going to be pulled from the “UFC 189” main-event. It didn’t take long for fighters to throw their name in the mix and get a big payday for fighting McGregor on July 11th. In reality, if anybody was going...

Jul 1, 2015 9:08 am

Fertitta On Picking Mendes Over Edgar: ‘It Was A Coin Toss’

UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta says it wasn’t easy to choose between Chad Mendes and Frankie Edgar, for who would fight Conor McGregor at UFC 189, but ultimately they had to make a choice. Fertitta talked to MMAFighting about the situation and said ranking had a lot to do with it. “At the end of the...

Jun 25, 2015 9:02 am

Edgar “Dissapointed” In UFC’s Decision To Give Mendes Contingency Plan

The UFC released a statement on Wednesday saying that featherweight champion Jose Aldo did not suffer a broken rib, as reported on Tuesday, but instead only had a bruised rib. Therefore, the main event will continue as planned with Aldo taking on Conor McGregor. If by some chance Aldo actually can’t go, the UFC has...

Jun 3, 2015 5:57 am

‘If Edgar Doesn’t Get Title Shot There Will Be Riot!’

  On Wednesday’s edition of UFC Tonight Frankie Edgar’s manager announced that the UFC featherweight will not be accepting another fight unless it is for the title. Edgar is riding a four-fight win streak and was noticeably passed over by the UFC, who gave the shot to Conor McGregor. Edgar now insist that it will...

Jun 3, 2015 5:47 am

Faber Wanted To Fight Edgar Until One Of Them Broke

The UFC made its first trip to the Philippines this past month for UFC Fight Night 66. The event was headlined by a featherweight fight featuring former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar taking on former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber. The fight itself was a technical battle, but not the barn burner fans had hoped...

Jun 2, 2015 5:27 am

Urijah Faber Blames ‘Dead Time’ For Loss To Edgar

The California Kid lost every round to Frankie Edgar but doesn’t believe he got beat up by any means. Faber, while talking to The MMA Hour, mentioned that he felt the reason Edgar won was because of all the dead time throughout the fight. “For me, that was dead time in there. And that’s kind...

May 21, 2015 11:57 am

RATINGS REPORT: Edgar vs. Faber Edition

“UFC Fight Night 66” has come and gone and the ratings are in! Urijah Faber and Frankie Edgar headlined the card which took place this past Saturday morning from Manila. The fight card was able to average 575,000 viewers which is impressive for a show that started airing at 10:00 AM eastern time. Dave Meltzer...

May 16, 2015 10:36 am

UFC Fight Night 66 Results: Edgar Earns Unanimous Decision Win Over Faber

Frankie Edgar walked out of the octagon with his hands raised and one step closer to another shot at the UFC featherweight title after his unanimous decision win against Urijah Faber. Both Faber and Edgar respected each other’s space at the beginning of the fight and had a long feeling out process. The fight ended...

May 16, 2015 2:38 am

WATCH! “UFC Fight Night: Faber vs. Edgar” Post Fight Press Conference

“UFC Fight Night 66” took place at the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines! Watch the fallout of the main event bout between Urijah Faber and Frankie Edgar by watching the post-fight press conference above! Nick Diaz Balance and Dexterity Training in Venice Beach — WATCH!

May 15, 2015 4:58 pm

“UFC Fight Night 66: Faber vs. Edgar” Full Results

“UFC Fight Night 66” takes place at the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines! Frankie Edgar and Urijah Faber are set fight in the main event and Mark Munoz will be making his last appearance in the octagon. The first fight of the day kicks off at 7:00 AM Eastern Time, so make sure...

May 15, 2015 11:44 am

Assuncao Ready To Move Up For Edgar-Faber Winner

Raphael Assuncao has been on a tear ever since his move to the bantamweight division. After racking up seven consecutive victories, Assuncao was sidelined with an injury and hasn’t fought since October 2014. However, he is fully recovered and is looking to get in the octagon with the best. Urijah Faber and Frankie Edgar will...

May 15, 2015 4:38 am

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC Fight Night 66: Faber vs. Edgar’ Edition

The fighters of “UFC Fight Night 66” took the scales this morning to make their bouts on Saturday official. Check out our gallery of the fighters squaring off before their fights! Hyun Gyu Lim (171) vs. Neil Magny (171) Mark Munoz (186) vs. Luke Barnatt (185) Gegard Mousasi (185) vs. Costas Philippou (186) Frankie Edgar...

May 14, 2015 12:58 pm

Edgar: Win Over Faber Should Get Me Title Shot

Frankie Edgar will be stepping into the octagon this weekend to face “The California Kid” Urijah Faber in what could be a title eliminator. If “The Answer” walks out of the cage with his hands raised, he wants another shot at the UFC Featherweight Championship. “I do believe if I take care of business on...

May 14, 2015 11:17 am

Edgar’s Checklist — Cream Faber, Fight McGregor Or Aldo

UFC featherweight contender Frankie Edgar takes us inside his training sessions as he prepares for his fight against Urijah Faber. Despite taking different paths to this fight, Frankie Edgar actually believes he and Faber have a lot in common. “I think me and him are pretty similar, actually. We come from a wrestling background, we’re...

May 14, 2015 2:08 am

“UFC Fight Night: Faber vs. Edgar” Open Workout Highlights

Check out the highlights and hear from Urijah Faber, Frankie Edgar, Mark Munoz, Gegard Mousasi, and Costas Philippou as they work out in front of fans in Manila. THIS IS NOT A DRILL! Ronda Rousey’s Intense Judo Workout — WATCH!