Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar expects a different BJ Penn but the same result in their third fight at The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale on July 5. more
If this was to be the retirement fight for former UFC lightweight and welterweight champion B.J. Penn, this was hardly the best way to go out as Frankie Edgar put on a clinic against Penn in the main event at The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale in Las Vegas, Nevada on Sunday night.
Penn opened the bout literally on the balls of his feet and Edgar began with what he normally does, lots of movement with jabs and other assorted offense. Edgar managed to score a takedown early with Penn using variations more
LAS VEGAS – It was far from a pretty ending for one of the legends of MMA. Check out the video highlights of Frankie Edgar’s win over B.J. Penn.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, Videos more
Legendary former champion BJ Penn cut down to featherweight in an attempt to avenge his two losses to archrival Frankie Edgar in the headliner of last night's (Sun., July 6, 2014) TUF 19 Finale from Las Vegas, Nevada. However, Edgar proved that the game may have passed Penn by with a convincing performance. Check out our breakdown of "The Answer's" stoppage win below!
Last night (Sun., July 6, 2014) longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) rivals Frankie Edgar and BJ Penn went to war in the more
Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight champion Chris Weidman walked away from UFC 175 Saturday night with his title in tow and $450,000, which was the highest disclosed payout of a busy weekend of mixed martial arts in Las Vegas. more
While former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar never had to leave his comfort zone in his trilogy fight with BJ Penn last night, the dominant victory made the New Jersey native $260,000 richer. Mixedmartialarts.com reported the salaries earned at The Ultimate Fighter Season 19 Finale, with Edgar topping the list with $130,000 to show and $130,000 to win. The usual disclaimer applies: The salaries do not include money deducted for insurances, licenses, taxes, etc. and do not include the UFC' more
Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar told UFC Tonight that a fight against Cub Swanson makes the most sense for the division since the champion is out on the sidelines. Frankie Edgar is looking to work his way back to a title shot and believes a match-up against Cub Swanson would do exactly that.
The former UFC lightweight champion, who is coming off a third round stoppage victory over B.J. Penn last Sunday at The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale, told UFC Tonight that the fight makes sense c more
Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar proved he's still a force to be reckoned with at 145 pounds with his thrashing of BJ Penn at The Ultimate Fighter Season 19 Finale last week, but are there any matchups that would convince him to shed a couple extra pounds?
According to an interview with Bloody Elbow, "The Answer" would consider a catchweight bout with ex-WEC featherweight titleholder Urijah Faber, who now competes at bantamweight, if the stars aligned. Edgar said, "135 might be a st more
Last call! "This is B.J. Penn's last fight possibly. If he wins, we'll see what he does from there, but if he loses, I will actually push for him to retire.... It could be possibly watching Michael Jordan playing his last basketball game. It could be Tiger Woods' last golf game." -- Stop me if you've heard this one before ... okay, don't. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White appeared on FOX Sports 1 (via MMAFighting.com) earlier this evening to promote the organization's upc more