With All Respect to Frankie Edgar, Jose Aldo Says Faber Was His Toughest Fight (UFC 156 Video)


Jose Aldo 216 WEC 48Jose Aldo has been considered amongst the pound-for-pound best, but he surely moved up a notch or two on the list after defeating former UFC lightweight champ Frankie Edgar at UFC 156 on Saturday night.

It was a tough fight with Edgar taking him bell to bell, but Aldo had to admit, while Edgar is a very tough fighter, the toughest fight on his resume was former WEC champion Urijah Faber.

That’s no slight of Edgar, whom Aldo had nothing but respectful words for.

Check out what else Aldo have to say at the UFC 156 post-fight press conference…

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