Watch highlights of Frankie Edgar brutally beating up BJ Penn in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 19 Finale last night (July 6, 2014) in Las Vegas, Nevada. It was bad enough that Penn retired right after it was stopped. more
A rivalry over four years in the making will end tonight (July 6, 2014) when Frankie Edgar meets BJ Penn for a third time in the TUF 19 Finale main event from Las Vegas, Nevada. "The Prodigy" has been out of action for quite some time. Is there any way he can knock off "The Answer" at 145 pounds? Read our fight preview to find out!
Tonight (July 6, 2014) Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweights Frankie Edgar and BJ Penn will go to battle in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) more
Penn was upright once again to start the second. Edgar was ducking in and out and landing blows as he moved in and out. He grabbed a single leg but let it go quickly.
"The Prodigy's" lack of offensive output was downright bizarre. He finally threw a combination that landed but Edgar was having far too much success when he was throwing.
Then, no different than the opening round, Frankie took an open opportunity and nabbed a takedown.
From top, he applied pressure with punches and posturing up. Ke more
Penn came out to the center eager to exchange. He was standing tall, far more upright than normal. Edgar worked his usual combinations, jumping in and out.
Color commentator Kenny Florian wondered if BJ wasn't hoping Frankie would shoot in o him for a takedown. He did just that and Penn immediately went to butterfly guard. Edgar stood up and threw kicks at the Hawaiian's legs.
When he came back down, it was right back to butterfly guard. Edgar couldn't find any openings on top, so he stood back more
Penn was marked up and looking tired to start the round. Still, he was upright and moving forward while Edgar fired off punches that were landing clean. He followed that up with kicks that were doing the same.
Really, Frankie was just picking him apart. It looked a whole lot like the first two fights except worse.
As Penn looked more and more fatigued, Edgar pressed his foot even harder down on the gas pedal. He earned one of those embarrassing trip takedowns, coming down on top and absolutely d 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
Frankie Edgar and B.J. Penn’s trilogy concluded Saturday in the same way it began, with Penn suffering a loss. more
Watch footage from the 3rd bout between former UFC champions Frankie Edgar and BJ Penn. Video: Highlight: Frankie Edgar vs. BJ Penn 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