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Any Weight Will Do As Edgar Responds To Conor McGregor Call-Out

UFC veteran and former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar has responded to Conor McGregor’s comments about a potential fight between the pair outlining that he will do it at “any weight class.” McGregor and Edgar have both occupied the featherweight division in their prime but despite The Notorious One’s rise to the 145lb throne he never crossed paths with the former …

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Frankie Edgar Releases Short Statement On Bantamweight Move

Frankie Edgar has released a statement confirming his intention to make his bantamweight debut next time he makes the walk to the octagon. Yesterday, we brought you the news that Frankie would finally be testing the 135lb waters, with a debut in the division to come in his next outing. It was a move that met with near-unanimous approval, given …

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Frankie Edgar Announces Move To The Bantamweight Division

Frankie Edgar has confirmed that he will finally make his debut in the UFC bantamweight division following the most recent setback to his title-aspirations. Not that the performance he turned in at UFC 240 was an awful one by any stretch, but even still, size matters and in recent times, that fact has become more and more clear. Edgar’s longtime …

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Five Reasons Why Bantamweight Is Perfect For Frankie Edgar

Frankie Edgar officially declared his intention to move to 135lbs after suffering defeat over five rounds at the hands of Max Holloway at UFC 240. Though by no means a devastating loss, Edgar now finds himself effectively frozen out of the featherweight title picture and while his greatest moments inside the octagon were to be found at 155lbs, the idea …

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Max Holloway Vs. Frankie Edgar: Our Official Prediction

UFC 240’s main-event will see the featherweight champion Max Holloway return from his failed pursuit of interim-lightweight glory to face a familiar foe. Not that they’re familiar in terms of shared cage minutes but this matchup, of course, will not stand as the first time that these two have been scheduled to fight each other. At the time, Holloway’s loss …

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LIVE NOW: UFC 240 Weigh-Ins ft. Holloway, Edgar, Cyborg & More

UFC 240’s weigh-ins are scheduled to get underway at 11pm Irish/UK time on Friday evening and will feature all of the stars competing on tomorrow’s card. Despite its lack of big names, UFC 240 is quite an underrated event – one that will provide a showcase for several promising rising stars, all while being bolstered by some quietly excellent matchmaking …

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Max Holloway Set To Defend Title At UFC 240 Against Frankie Edgar

According to multiple sources, both Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar have verbally agreed to face off for the featherweight title at UFC 240 in Edmonton, Canada. This marks the third time that the UFC have tried to book a fight between ‘Blessed’ and ‘The Answer’, however, it fell through on the previous two occasions due to injury. Edgar was forced …

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Frankie Edgar Out Of UFC Denver As Korean Zombie Gets New Opponent

DALLAS, TX - MAY 13: Frankie Edgar celebrates his victory over Yair Rodriguez in their featherweight fight during the UFC 211 event at the American Airlines Center on May 13, 2017 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar has been forced to pull out of the main event of UFC Denver against Chan Sung Jung, aka ‘The Korean Zombie’ due to a bicep injury. ESPN’s Brett Okamoto first reported the news of Edgar’s injury also outlining that the UFC have already found a new opponent for Jung in the shape of featherweight prospect Yair …

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Brian Ortega Confirms He Was Compensated After UFC 226

Featherweight contender Brian Ortega has confirmed that he has been compensated by the UFC following his scrapped UFC 226 showdown with Max Holloway. UFC president Dana White found himself in the crosshairs once again when it emerged that he had refused to compensate the originally scheduled co-main event headliner Ortega following Max Holloway’s late withdrawal from their featherweight title clash. …

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Frankie Edgar Vs. Korean Zombie Confirmed For Nov. 10

The UFC’s 25th-anniversary show just confirmed an absolutely amazing headliner as Frankie Edgar meets Chan Sung Jung over five rounds. Edgar proved his mettle beyond all doubt when he bounced back from a brutal KO at the hands of 145lb-challenger Brian Ortega with a decision victory over Cub Swanson just a matter of weeks later. Frankie had never once been …

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