The Ultimate Fighter 19 season finale takes place on Sunday, and it is headlined by a battle of the coaches.
For the third time, Frankie Edgar and BJ Penn will step inside the cage to oppose each other. The first two times both went the way of Edgar by unanimous decision.
This time they meet at 145 pounds.
UFC 112 was the site of the first meeting between the two legends, but Edgar was not yet a legend. In a close battle, Edgar got the nod on the judges' scorecards, but many felt like Penn did e more
The rivalry between Frankie Edgar and BJ Penn is a unique one in the realm of combat sports because the two have always kept their fire confined to the Octagon. more
On Saturday, Chris Weidman will look to defend his middleweight title against Lyoto Machida, and Ronda Rousey will look to defend her title against Alexis Davis.
The next day, Frankie Edgar and BJ Penn will meet for the third time, following their coaching gig on The Ultimate Fighter.
Penn and Edgar first fought at UFC 112, where Edgar won Penn's lightweight title by unanimous decision. Penn was granted an immediate rematch, and Edgar won a second unanimous decision, and he was more dominant tha more
The Ultimate Fighter 19 finale takes place Sunday, but the 22 fighters must first hit the scale to make weight on Saturday before UFC 175 gets underway.
Sunday's card (slated to begin at 9:00 p.m. ET) will be headlined by BJ Penn vs. Frankie Edgar, marking the third time the two elite fighters will have met.
Edgar won each of the previous two bouts.
Also on the card will be the two TUF 19 tournament finales. Corey Anderson and Matt Van Buren will meet in the light heavyweight final, and Eddie Go more
The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale fighters stepped on the scales on Saturday to make their bouts official for the second of back-to-back UFC events in Las Vegas this weekend. more
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) held its weigh in event earlier today (Sat., July 5, 2014) at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, for those fighters competing at the TUF 19 Finale: "Edgar vs. Penn 3" event, which is scheduled to take place tomorrow night live on Fox Sports 1.
For complete TUF 19 Finale weigh in results and video click here.
The staredowns were nothing to write home about, though BJ Penn made the analysts covering the event -- Daniel Cormier, Brian Stann -- more
Check out the TUF 19 Finale main event face-offs from the Saturday's weigh-ins in Las Vegas, where Frankie Edgar and BJ Penn went nose to nose for the third time. more
Frankie Edgar and BJ Penn will hook 'em up for a third time when they go to war in the featherweight division for the main event of tonight's (Sun., July 6, 2014) Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 19 Finale: "Edgar vs. Penn 3" mixed martial arts (MMA) event on FOX Sports 1 from inside the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. more
Did Frankie Edgar or BJ Penn win last night (Sun., July 6, 2014) in The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 19 Finale main event from Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada? MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE stream round-by-round full-fight blog coverage of the five-round featherweight showdown on FOX Sports 1 which pits "The Answer" against his fellow ex-lightweight titleholder and Hawaiian "Prodigy." Be sure to check back often (full main event results are below) for latest round-by-round updates to find out who w more