Tag Archives | Frankie Edgar

If victorious against Siver, McGregor gets next crack at Aldo

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       Sorry Frankie Edgar, but if Connor McGregor proves victorious in his main event fight against Dennis Siver at “UFC Fight Night 59”, the brash Irishman will receive the next shot at Jose Aldo’s UFC featherweight gold. That’s how UFC President Dana White summed up the […]

UFC Fight Night 57: Edgar vs. Swanson Results

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       UFC Fight Night 57: Edgar vs. Swanson Results Main Card (on FOX Sports 1) Frankie Edgar def. Cub Swanson by submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:56, R5 Edson Barboza def. Bobby Green by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) Chico Camus def. Brad Pickett by split decision […]

Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson headlines UFC Fight Night 57‏

By: Chris Taylor       A key featherweight bout will headline November’s ‘UFC Fight Night 57’ event in Austin, Texas. UFC officials announced yesterday that former lightweight champion Frankie “The Answer” Edgar (17-4-1 MMA, 11-4-1 UFC) will face perennial contender Cub Swanson (21-5 MMA, 6-1 UFC) in the evenings main event. Frankie Edgar was […]

BJ Penn: I spent $22,000 on the ‘Dolce Diet Charity’

By: Chris Taylor       Former UFC lightweight and welterweight champion B.J. Penn, retired from mixed martial arts in July, this following a TKO loss to Frankie Edgar at the TUF 19 Finale in Las Vegas. The fight, his third with Edgar, took place at 145-pounds (featherweight) and marked the first-time that “The Prodigy” […]

Swanson willing to fight Edgar at UFC on FOX event‏

By: Chris Taylor       UFC featherweight contender Cub Swanson (21-5 MMA, 6-1 UFC) is currently riding a 6-fight win streak, scoring wins over George Roop, Ross Pearson, Charles Oliveira, Dustin Poirier, Dennis Siver and most recently Jeremy Stephens in that time. Four of those six victories have come by way of knockout, putting […]

Penn’s amazing MMA career comes to an end following 3rd loss to Edgar

By: Chris Taylor       Former UFC lightweight & welterweight champion B.J. Penn has retired from the sport of mixed martial arts, this following his third career loss to Frankie Edgar, which he suffered on July 6th at the TUF 19 Finale in Las Vegas. It was a disappointing end to an incredible mixed […]