Frankie EdgarIt had been a long time since Frankie Edgar fought a three-round bout, but the former UFC lightweight champion took advantage of the lesser number of rounds, defeating Charles Oliveira at Saturday night’s UFC 162 in Las Vegas. It was his first featherweight victory and, more importantly, it ended a three-fight skid.

Edgar couldn’t have been happier, and even managed to laugh off comments from those who might suggest he now consider a drop to bantamweight.

Check out Frankie Edgar’s UFC 162 post-fight press conference comments…

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Conor McGregor is 'up for fight' against Frankie Edgar since 'Jose went running'

  • 15 days ago
  • 37 views

Watch two post-fight interviews with UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor. After the biggest win of his career, a second-round TKO victory over Chad Mendes at UFC 189, the UFC's new inte read news >>

Morning Report: Frankie Edgar wants Conor McGregor prior to unification bout with Jose Aldo, 'I move a little more than

  • 15 days ago
  • 35 views

Frankie Edgar may have lost the game of musical chairs but he got a front row seat to The Conor McGregor Show Saturday night at UFC 189. The former lightweight champ was passed over to face McGregor read news >>

Frankie Edgar confronted Conor McGregor after UFC 189 victory, asked to leapfrog Jose Aldo

  • 16 days ago
  • 167 views

After claiming the interim featherweight title by knocking out Chad Mendes in round two of their main event bout at UFC 189 last night (Sat., July 11, 2015) in Las Vegas, Nevada (see it), it's widely read news >>

Dana White says Conor McGregor vs. Frankie Edgar 'made absolutely no sense'

  • 20 days ago
  • 119 views

UFC president Dana White explains why Chad Mendes was chosen over Frankie Edgar to fight Conor McGregor at UFC 189. When news broke of Jose Aldo's suspected rib fracture two weeks ago, MMA fans and f read news >>

Frankie Edgar talks getting snubbed on UFC 189 interim title shot

  • 22 days ago
  • 17 views

Frankie Edgar was ready to hijack UFC President Dana White’s airplane to campaign for a title shot after dominating Urijah Faber at UFC Fight Night 66. Unfortunately for the former lightweight champi read news >>

Frankie Edgar: Conor McGregor vs Chad Mendes is a No. 1 contender fight, not a title bout

  • 24 days ago
  • 206 views

"Early on when I heard that [Jose Aldo] was injured we threw our hat in and said, you know, we would be willing to step in. [The UFC] decided to go with Chad [Mendes] for that role. I think the expla read news >>

Frankie Edgar Not Happy with UFC 189 Snub, but He’s Not Going to Wait

  • 24 days ago
  • 29 views

Frankie Edgar was not pleased with being snubbed for UFC 189 in favor of Chad Mendes, but he's not going to sit on the sidelines and wait for a title shot. read news >>

UFC 189: Lorenzo Fertitta explains why Chad Mendes was picked over Frankie Edgar for Conor McGregor fight

  • 27 days ago
  • 520 views

For Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) officials, it wasn't easy to determine who to go with as a back-up plan after Jose Aldo suffered a rib injury, one that ultimately canceled his much-anticipat read news >>

Lorenzo Fertitta: Choosing between Chad Mendes and Frankie Edgar ‘was a toss up’

  • 28 days ago
  • 5 views

NEW YORK – It’s a strange situation to have three fighters involved in the biggest title fight of the year less than two weeks out. But that’s where things stand ahead of UFC 189, which takes place J read news >>

The MMA Hour - 288 - Frankie Edgar

  • 28 days ago
  • 8 views

Frankie Edgar talks about not being chosen as plan B should Jose Aldo pull out of UFC 189. read news >>