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  • 8 days ago
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After Conor McGregor shattered Frankie Edgar's dreams of an immediate title shot on Sunday, the former lightweight champion is thankful, despite the Irishman taking his spot. When Dana White announced, that Conor McGregor would receive an immediate title opportunity in case of a victory over Dennis Siver at UFC Boston, critics have been very vocal about their opinion that the brash Irishman might have been pushed too soon. After only five fights in the UFC, many people felt that others have earn read news >>

  • 9 days ago
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Conor McGregor wasn't the only fighter heading into UFC Fight Night 59 with a featherweight title shot hanging in the balance. So too, was former division No. 1 contender Frankie Edgar, who climbed his way back to the summit with three straight wins, and stood at the precipice of a Jose Aldo rematch if Dennis Siver could upset the apple cart and derail the "Notorious" hype train. It wasn't even close (watch it). That means Edgar will have to take another bout in the interim, but also cautioned M read news >>

  • a month ago
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Although he respects Conor McGregor's skills, UFC bantamweight champ TJ Dillashaw believes Frankie Edgar would destroy him and shouldn't be skipped for a title shot. read news >>

  • a month ago
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"The Scarface" isn't sure if the Irishman has already earned a title fight but wants this match. Jose Aldo has his idea of who he wants as the next challenger for his UFC Featherweight belt. The champion said last Friday during the Q&A session that he wants to face Conor McGregor, whether the Irishman is deserving or not. Combate.com transcribed the quotes. "I don't know if McGregor will have credentials to fight for the title if he beats Dennis Siver but I hope he does. It's going to be a great read news >>

  • a month ago
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Frankie Edgar's UFC Lightweight title run lived and died by the caught leg take down, watch this video and learn how he does it. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Join Knockout Radio for the podcast of their Dec. 11 broadcast that features UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes and former champion Frankie Edgar. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Frankie Edgar wants a crack a UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, or even fellow contender Conor McGregor. He just doesn't sound convinced he'll get to face either any time soon. Fresh off a dominant, fifth-round submission victory over Cub Swanson in Austin on Nov. 22, Edgar believes he's earned another shot at Aldo. "I just beat the guy that was promised a title shot, the No. 2 guy in the world," Edgar told MMA Weekly. "The No. 1 [Chad Mendes] just fought Aldo and didn't get the job done so read news >>

  • a month ago
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Tune in Thursday, Dec. 11, at 6 p.m. EST, for Knockout Radio LIVE, featuring UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes, Travis Browne, Frankie Edgar, and Tony Ferguson. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Frankie Edgar believes Conor McGregor is likely to get a crack at the belt before he is, but he'd be down for a No. 1 contender's match if the UFC would make it. read news >>

  • a month ago
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NEW YORK -- Frankie Edgar talks about his win over Cub Swanson two weeks ago, his pitch to Dana White to get the next title shot, and his thoughts on the new UFC-Reebok partnership. read news >>

  • a month ago
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UFC featherweight contender Conor McGregor believes he should get the title shot at 145 pounds based on his ability to sell tickets, and he didn't mind sharing that sentiment with fellow contender Frankie Edgar. Edgar, a former UFC lightweight champion who lost to featherweight titleholder Jose Aldo at UFC 156 in February 2013, has many pundits calling for a rematch after he decimated Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 57 last Saturday. Swanson was riding a six-fight win streak heading into that mat read news >>

  • a month ago
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Frankie Edgar and Conor McGregor make their case for the next UFC title shot on twitter. Shortly after his dominant win over Cub Swanson, Frankie Edgar took to twitter to state his case for a rematch against Jose Aldo. He referenced nearing a UFC record and linked to an online poll that showed slightly more voters wanted to see him get the next title shot over Conor McGregor: By my next fight I will have more time in the @ufc octagon than anyone else including gsp and bj. When I'm done I will ha read news >>

  • a month ago
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Who’s up next for UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo? Two top candidates are actively campaigning.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
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It has been said that Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight contender Conor McGregor can shut down an entire country. He can also shut down an entire argument. That's assuming the "real numbers don't lie," following his tweet on Sunday. McGregor was responding to fellow contender Frankie Edgar, who was campaigning for the next shot at reigning division kingpin Jose Aldo. And he had a little help from the boys and girls in Mother Russia. But what the fans want and what puts butts in read news >>

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