Some fighters, like Frankie Edgar, don't believe Conor McGregor will ever defend his featherweight title after earning it with his first-round destruction of Jose Aldo back at UFC 194. That's because "Notorious" is too busy trying to...Show More Summary
Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight contender, Frankie Edgar, will rematch former 145-pound titleholder Jose Aldo on the UFC 200 pay-per-view (PPV) fight card (see it), locked and loaded for T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas,...Show More Summary
Boxing coach Mark Henry just wants UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregorto get out of the way so his longtime student, ex-lightweight champ Frankie Edgar, can get on with winning another belt. With a strong dose of East Coast sarcasm and a little sprinkling of baby (...)
NEW YORK CITY – Frankie Edgar hasn’t yet won a second UFC title, but he’s already being asked about adding a third belt to his collection. Edgar (20-4-1 MMA, 14-4-1 UFC), a former UFC lightweight champion, fights Jose Aldo (25-2 MMA, 7-1 UFC) for the (...)
The funniest part of this entire video is watching poor Frankie Edgar get put on the spot. Hey, "The Answer" is one of the best featherweight mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters on the planet, but his tiny body would get pancake'd by Ultimate...Show More Summary
We already know that reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight titleholder Conor McGregor can defeat former champion Jose Aldo. After all, he did it -- quite convincingly, I might add -- at the UFC 194 pay-per-viewShow More Summary
Former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar is still pushing for his own fight against featherweight champion Conor McGregor.
Conventional wisdom says we’re supposed to feel bad for Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar. Neither guy got exactly what he wanted here. The UFC’s biggest quarry slipped through their fingers last month when Conor McGregor ’s rematch with Nate Diaz was confirmed as the likely main event for UFC 200. Show More Summary
Reigning UFC world bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is almost certain that featherweight champion Conor McGregor will have a difficult time against former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar.
The co-main event of UFC 200 will feature a rematch between top featherweight contenders: former long-time 145-pound champion José Aldo and former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar.
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight champion Jose Aldo is so good, he's able to beat top division contenders with a single arm! That includes Frankie Edgar, who tried and failed to overcome "Junior" at UFC 156 back in 2013. And Aldo (via MMA Fighting) expects history to repeat itself this summer. "I don't see evolution in him. Show More Summary
Jose Aldo will finally get a chance to compete for the Featherweight title he coughed up to Conor McGregor at UFC 194 last December. Unfortunately, it will have an interim tag attached to it, as he and Frankie Edgar are set to compete for that very strap in the co-main event of UFC 200, which is set to pop off on July 9, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Show More Summary
Photo by Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC Both Frankie Edgar and Jose Aldo got their wishes of a featherweight title fight at UFC 200 on July 9, but they won’t be fighting the man that actually holds the belt. Conor McGregor will take on Nate...Show More Summary
What some see as a destructive blow to his fighting future Jose Aldo dismisses as “a lucky shot.” In interpreted comments made in Portuguese, Brazil’s Aldo, a former longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight champion, spoke to The Times Friday from his home country, explaining that...
While UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor faces Nate Diaz in a rematch that headlines UFC 200 on July 9, the top two contenders for McGregor’s crown – former titleholder Jose Aldo and former lightweight king Frankie Edgar – will compete … Continue reading ? The post Aldo and Edgar battle for interim title at UFC 200 appeared first on Boxing News.
Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC UFC 200 has long been tagged as the biggest UFC pay-per-view since UFC 100 back in July 2009 and the promotion is doing its damnedest to live up to the fans’ bumper expectations and the precedent set seven...Show More Summary
Frankie Edgar calls his UFC 200 opportunity to capture the interim featherweight belt in a rematch against former longtime champion Jose Aldo his “second-best option.” Edgar wanted to fight featherweight champion Conor McGregor of Ireland in a title bout that could have served as the main event...
Frankie Edgar and his management team are clearly looking at the silver lining of his interim title fight at UFC 200.Filed under: News, UFC
It looks like Conor McGregor will eat his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) cake and have it, too. Rather than defend the 145-pound title that he won with a 13-second first round knockout of long-time champion, Jose Aldo, McGregor...Show More Summary
UFC 200’s main event is official for July: Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor meet in a rematch. But Frankie Edgar and Jose Aldo rematch, too – with an interim title on the line. See how social media reacted to Wednesday night’s news. Filed under: News, UFC