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  • 2 years ago
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Frankie Edgar has not by any means dropped off the lightweight map, but the former UFC lightweight champion could get back in the title picture quicker if he makes the move to featherweight. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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DENVER - At Saturday night's post-UFC 150 press conference, a disappointed Frankie Edgar didn't offer any insight into what his immediate future holds. But if it includes a long-discussed move to 145 pounds, UFC President Dana White said "The Answer" isn't necessarily guaranteed an immediate shot at the belt. "I think Frankie would have to fight somebody at 145 (before getting a shot at the title," White said. "We've got all these backed up titles right now. I don't want that backed read news >>

  • 4 days ago
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Cub Swanson entered UFC Fight Night 57 with a title shot hanging in the balance, but as he tried to climb the ladder to claim his shot, Frankie Edgar was there to pull him back down. Edgar dominated the fight for nearly 25 minutes on Saturday and got the rear-naked choke stoppage in the closing seconds of the bout. Swanson stuffed a couple of takedowns early, but Edgar closed the first round by finally putting Swanson on his back. The takedowns kept coming. Swanson could not get up off his back read news >>

  • a month ago
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UFC featherweight contender Cub Swanson and Conor McGregor had two very different weekends.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

  • 4 days ago
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The UFC's featherweight title picture just cleared up. Cub Swanson, he of the six-fight winning streak heading into UFC Fight Night Austin, is vanquished. And he went out not with a bang but a whisper, the victim of yet another stifling Frankie Edgar performance. Swanson strolled to the cage full of confidence, and his first-round performance showed glimpses of the fighter he has become since the first time he lost to Jose Aldo. But that confidence was mostly gone by the end of the second round read news >>

  • 4 days ago
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Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar believes he has done enough to earn a rematch against Jose Aldo over the coming months. Following his commanding performance against Cub Swanson, where he recorded the latest finish in UFC history with four seconds left, Frankie Edgar believes he has done enough to warrant the next title shot against featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo. Edgar, who has already faced Aldo previously and lost a competitive decision to the Brazilian, thinks that since he def read news >>

  • 4 days ago
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Frankie Edgar knew he needed to make a statement on Saturday night, and he did just that, blowing the doors off Cub Swanson to stop the streaking featherweight contender in his tracks in UFC Fight Night 57's main event. Swanson entered the bout with a standing promise from UFC officials that his six-fight win streak would get cashed in for a title shot against reigning 145-pound champion Jose Aldo if he toppled Edgar, but in the former lightweight titleholder, he he met an immoveable force. Edga read news >>

  • 4 days ago
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After dominating the No. 2-ranked featherweight Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 57 on Saturday, Frankie Edgar believes he should get the next 145-pound title shot. read news >>

  • 4 days ago
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AUSTIN, Texas – Frankie Edgar doesn’t mince words when it comes to his feelings about the UFC featherweight title picture following his win over Cub Swanson in the headliner of Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 57. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC (...) read news >>

  • 5 days ago
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Cub Swanson gets a title shot if he’s victorious tonight, but his opponent, Frankie Edgar, isn’t too concerned that he hasn’t received a similar promise.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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Saturday brings a pretty crucial fight in the UFC’s featherweight division, especially considering there’s another fight looming in January with a new superstar hopeful for a crack at gold with a win.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

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