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Casey Kenney seeks matchups with 'legends' Urijah Faber, Frankie Edgar after UFC 241

ANAHEIM, Calif. – Casey Kenney is looking to become a UFC bantamweight contender, and he thinks he’s doing all the right things to make that happen going into UFC 241.
Kenney …read more

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Video: Brandon Davis would happily welcome Frankie Edgar to the bantamweight division

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ANAHEIM, Calif. — Brandan Davis discusses his fight at UFC 241 against Kyung Ho Kang, the insane road work he endures to get down to …read more

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Henry Cejudo has a message for Frankie Edgar following move to bantamweight

The king of cringe, UFC ‘champ champ’ Henry Cejudo, has sent a message to Frankie Edgar after hearing news that ‘The Answer’ is headed to bantamweight.
Earlier this week the former …read more

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Henry Cejudo issues warning to Frankie Edgar after announcing bantamweight drop

Henry Cejudo hopes Frankie Edgar isn’t dropping to the bantamweight division with expectations of gaining UFC gold. The reigning champ said he has no intention of allowing that to happen.
After …read more

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Henry Cejudo Reacts To Frankie Edgar’s Bantamweight Move

Henry Cejudo has already revved up the trash talk towards Frankie Edgar. Edgar competed for the UFC featherweight gold late last month. Standing in his way was 145-pound title holder …read more

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Henry Cejudo lays down challenge for Frankie Edgar: ‘Bend the knee to Triple-C’

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Reigning UFC flyweight and bantamweight champion Henry Cejudo has had his eyes on a potential fight against Frankie Edgar for some time now.
Initially calling him …read more

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The Level Change Podcast 32: Edgar is moving on up to 135, UFC Uruguay

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Episode 32 discussion: Frankie Edgar is moving to bantamweight, Cormier conflicted on trilogy bout with Jones, Kayla Harrison wants Cris Cyborg in …read more

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Two rising stars call out Frankie Edgar for bantamweight debut

Frankie Edgar announced this week that he will be dropping down to the bantamweight division for his next fight, and two rising stars have now called him out.
Just two weeks …read more

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Frankie Edgar releases statement on move down to bantamweight

Frankie Edgar has decided that his next fight will be at bantamweight.
The future UFC Hall of Famer, Edgar, used to be the promotions lightweight champion. Yet, he was severely undersized …read more

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Frankie Edgar announces move to bantamweight

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Frankie Edgar is changing weight classes again. Which weight class will Frankie Edgar compete in next? “The Answer” is bantamweight… get it? GET …read more

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Frankie Edgar Issues Statement On Moving Down To Bantamweight

The MMA world received some exciting news this morning when it was announced Frankie Edgar would finally move down to bantamweight. The move was one that had been discussed for …read more

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‘The Answer’ Is: Bantamweight

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight champion, Frankie Edgar, is about to see if size truly does matter … at least as far …read more

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Frankie Edgar moving to bantamweight for his next fight in the UFC

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Frankie Edgar is making the move down to bantamweight.
The former UFC lightweight champion who has been competing as a featherweight since 2013 …read more

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Frankie Edgar headed to bantamweight, targets UFC 244 debut

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Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar is moving to the bantamweight division after failing to capture the featherweight title …read more

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Frankie Edgar making the move to UFC bantamweight division

Former UFC lightweight champion and featherweight contender Frankie Edgar is making the move to 135 pounds.
Following his failed attempt to wrest the featherweight belt from Max Holloway, Edgar has …read more

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Frankie Edgar dropping to bantamweight

Frankie Edgar is making the move to the loaded 135-pound division.
According to a report from ESPN, “The Answer” is making the drop to bantamweight following his most recent opportunity to …read more

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Coach Says Bantamweight Is Clearest Path To UFC Title For Frankie Edgar

Ricardo Almeida isn’t the only coach of Frankie Edgar’s who wants “The Answer” to move down to bantamweight. At UFC 240, Edgar challenged Max Holloway for the featherweight gold. This …read more

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After almost a decade of pleading, coach hopes Frankie Edgar will move to bantamweight

Frankie Edgar was the reigning UFC lightweight champion when Mark Henry first broached the topic of moving to a division where his opponents didn’t routinely dwarf him.
A strange suggestion, considering …read more

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Almeida: ‘Everyone wants to see’ Edgar drop to 135 for a title run

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Renowned Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu coach Ricardo Almeida talks about Frankie Edgar’s possible stint at bantamweight. Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar was once …read more

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A perfect matchup awaits Frankie Edgar at 135-pounds

After Frankie Edgar fell short of grasping the featherweight title against Max Holloway at UFC 240, the possibility that he will move down to 135 is floating in the air.
This …read more

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Coach makes case for Frankie Edgar to drop to 135

After Frankie Edgar failed to capture the UFC featherweight title from Max Holloway at UFC 240 over the weekend, there are renewed calls for him to drop down to the …read more

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Frankie Edgar’s Coach Has Wanted Pupil To Go Down To Bantamweight

Frankie Edgar suffered a tough loss at the hands of Max Holloway at UFC 240. It was the fifth straight title fight loss, and third in a row at featherweight. …read more

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Frankie Edgar issues emotional statement after UFC 240 loss

Last Saturday, in the main event of UFC 240, Frankie Edgar attempted to swipe the UFC featherweight title from the waist of champ Max Holloway. Despite a valiant effort in …read more

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Dana White Discusses Frankie Edgar’s UFC Future

At UFC 240, Frankie Edgar had another world title opportunity when he challenged long-reigning champion Max Holloway for the UFC featherweight championship. It was a competitive fight, but Holloway took …read more

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Volkanovski Brings ‘More Power, More Damage’ To Holloway Fight

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Top-ranked featherweight contender, Alexander Volkanovski, has nothing but praise for UFC 240 headliner Frankie Edgar, who came …read more

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Alex Volkanovski confident he can beat Max Holloway after UFC 240

Max Holloway successfully defended the UFC featherweight title with a unanimous decision win at UFC 240, but his opponent Frankie Edgar didn’t make it particularly easy for him. Alex Volkanovski, …read more

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Volkanovski More Confident Against Holloway After UFC 240

Alexander Volkanovski is more confident than ever that he will be the next UFC featherweight champion after watching UFC 240’s main event between Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar. After weighing …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski Believes He Has Necessary Tools to Defeat Max Holloway

Alexander Volkanovski was on the sidelines watching Max Holloway beat Frankie Edgar by decision at UFC 240. Now, the expectation is that the Hawaiian will defend his featherweight crown against …read more

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Holloway Open to Fighting Volkanovski in October Pending Conversation with Doctors, Coaches

Max Holloway solidified himself as perhaps the greatest featherweight of all time with his emphatic five-round unanimous decision victory over former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar at UFC 240 on Saturday, …read more

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Max Holloway Praises Frankie Edgar Following UFC 240

Max Holloway emerged victorious at UFC 240 and he’s got nothing but kind things to say about Frankie Edgar. Holloway’s win over Edgar this past Saturday night (July 27) marked …read more

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Max Holloway Open to Fighting Volkanovski in October Pending Conversation with His Doctors and Coaches

Max Holloway solidified himself as perhaps the greatest featherweight of all time with his emphatic five-round unanimous decision victory over former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar at UFC 240 on Saturday, …read more

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Max Holloway talks potential UFC 243 fight with Alex Volkanovski

At UFC 240, Max Holloway successfully defended his featherweight title against Frankie Edgar. The Hawaiian champion has strengthened his reign by defeating some of the UFC’s best talent — now …read more

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Max Holloway issues classy statement on the influence of ‘legend’ Frankie Edgar

Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar finally shared the cage over the weekend, battling for five, tense rounds in the main event of UFC 240. In the end, Holloway won this …read more

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What’s next for Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar after UFC 240?

At UFC 240, Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar finally shared the Octagon together after two previous attempts failed. In the end, it was Hawaii’s Holloway who came out on top, …read more

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Holloway-Edgar didn’t have a big fight feel to it — but that’s OK

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Max Holloway’s featherweight title defense against Frankie Edgar at UFC 240 was about “Blessed” getting back on track. It wasn’t meant to be a blockbuster …read more

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‘Maybe Size Does Matter Sometimes’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Following his defeat to Frankie Edgar, everyone is talking bantamweight for Edgar. Here’s where he’s at on that. Frankie Edgar put on a gutsy performance …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Frankie Edgar after UFC 240 title loss?

Frankie Edgar became the first fighter in UFC history to suffer five championship fight losses when he fell short of the featherweight title against Max Holloway on Saturday at UFC …read more

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What's next for Holloway, Cyborg and other UFC 240 fighters?

UFC 240 saw Max Holloway retain his featherweight belt against former champion Frankie Edgar, while Cris Cyborg bounced back with a win. Who should they fight next? …read more

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Max Holloway believes he has more work to do before becoming featherweight GOAT

On Saturday night, in the main event of UFC 240 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway successfully defended his title by outpointing former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar.
Speaking …read more

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UFC 240: Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar fight recap video

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Check out the highlights and full recap from the UFC 240: Max Holloway vs Frankie Edgar main event. Max Holloway defended his featherweight championship belt for …read more

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After UFC 240, Max Holloway's focus is on being 'pound-for-pound greatest fighter in the world'

Max Holloway is already considered by some to be the greatest featherweight of all time, but he’s not done there.
After defeating another legend in Frankie Edgar on Saturday night at …read more

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At UFC 240, Max Holloway, Frankie Edgar (and sons) showed the very best of MMA

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Bruce Buffer was still in the midst of announcing Max Holloway as the winner of last night’s UFC main event when the reigning …read more

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Frankie Edgar talks potential move to UFC bantamweight division

After losing a unanimous decision to Max Holloway in the main event of UFC 240, future Hall of Famer Frankie Edgar is at a crossroads in his career.
Edgar, 37, has …read more

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Edgar explains why he never dropped down to bantamweight

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In an emotional post-fight interview with ESPN’s Brett Okamoto, Frankie Edgar explained why he never dropped down to bantamweight. Former UFC lightweight champion …read more

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Frankie Edgar after UFC 240 loss: ‘I’m not going nowhere’

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Former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar came up short in the UFC 240 main event on Saturday losing to champion Max Holloway by unanimous decision. After the loss, UFC …read more

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UFC 240 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Second lowest PPV total of 2019

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EDMONTON – Fighters from Saturday’s UFC 240 event took home event took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay totaling …read more

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UFC 240 video recap: Holloway wins one-sided decision over Edgar

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Max Holloway retained his UFC featherweight title with a unanimous decision win over Frankie Edgar. Max Holloway successfully defended his UFC featherweight title by winning …read more

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Max Holloway wants medical tests before committing to Alexander Volkanovski fight

EDMONTON – Max Holloway wants to look out for his health before committing to his next fight after defending his UFC featherweight title against Frankie Edgar on Saturday at UFC …read more

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Frankie Edgar 'heartbroken,' 'pissed off' after loss to Max Holloway at UFC 240

EDMONTON — Frankie Edgar is understandably frustrated after UFC 240.
One of the game’s most tenacious and respected competitors gave it his all in his third attempt to capture a version …read more

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Frankie Edgar reacts following loss to Max Holloway at UFC 240

Frankie Edgar came up short in what was his third attempt to become a two division UFC champion tonight against Max Holloway.
The New Jersey native gave the Hawaiian champion a …read more

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Alex Volkanovski reacts to Max Holloway's win: 'I couldn't decide who won'

EDMONTON – UFC featherweight Alex Volkanovski isn’t any less confident of his title hopes after watching champ Max Holloway’s win over Frankie Edgar.
“If you want to come to me like …read more

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UFC 240 fight highlights video: Max Holloway defeats Frankie Edgar


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Check out the highlights from Max Holloway’s successful featherweight title defense against former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar at …read more

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UFC 240 in Tweets: Pros react to Max Holloway’s successful title defense, Cris Cyborg’s decision win, more

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Max Holloway is still the featherweight king.
The Hawaiian champion successfully defended his featherweight title, outpointing Frankie Edgar in the main event of UFC 240 …read more

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Pros react to Holloway’s win over Edgar at UFC 240

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Max Holloway defended his title against Frankie Edgar with a unanimous decision win at UFC 240. On Twitter, pro fighters reacted to the …read more

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Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar full fight video highlights

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Watch Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar full fight video highlights from UFC 240’s main event above, courtesy of UFC.
UFC 239: Holloway vs. Edgar took place …read more

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UFC 240 results: Max Holloway outlasts Frankie Edgar, retains featherweight belt

Frankie Edgar is a legend of the sport, a man who deserves to be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame the moment he announces his retirement.
But Max Holloway is …read more

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Max Holloway Remains King of Featherweight Mountain in UFC 240 Main Event

Max Holloway takes unanimous decision from Frankie Edgar to retain his UFC featherweight championship. …read more

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UFC 240 results: Max Holloway puts on striking showcase to defend title against Frankie Edgar

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Max Holloway is still the best featherweight on the planet.
After a brief stop at lightweight that saw the Hawaiian champion suffer his first defeat in …read more

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Max Holloway routs Frankie Edgar, defends featherweight title at UFC 240

Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar are both easy candidates for the UFC Hall of Fame when their careers are said and done, and they fought like it on Saturday in …read more

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Pros react to Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar at UFC 240

Max Holloway put his featherweight title on the line against Frankie Edgar in the headliner of tonight’s UFC 240 event in Edmonton.
Holloway was returning to action for the first time …read more

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Holloway beats Edgar, defends featherweight title

Max Holloway successfully defended his featherweight title for the third time on Saturday, beating Frankie Edgar by unanimous decision. …read more

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Twitter reacts to Max Holloway's title defense against Frankie Edgar at UFC 240

Max Holloway successfully defended his featherweight title for a third time on Saturday when he beat Frankie Edgar in the UFC 240 headliner.
Holloway (21-4 MMA, 17-4 UFC) made his return …read more

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UFC 240 results: Holloway retains title with decision over Edgar

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Max Holloway just took a dominant decision win over Frankie Edgar to remain the featherweight champion in the UFC 240 main event. The …read more

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UFC 240 Results: Max Holloway defeats Frankie Edgar (Highlights)

Max Holloway will put his featherweight title on the line against Frankie Edgar in the headliner of tonight’s UFC 240 event in Edmonton.
Holloway returns to action for the first time …read more

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UFC 240 Highlights: Max Holloway Retains Over Frankie Edgar

Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar gave fight fans a worthy main event fight at UFC 240. The two fighters met in a featherweight title bout at the UFC 240 …read more

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UFC 240 live blog: Holloway vs. Edgar

Max Holloway faces off with Frankie Edgar ahead of their featherweight championship main event bout at UFC 240 in Edmonton, Alberta, on Saturday | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

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Holloway vs. Edgar live results

Before Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar fight for the UFC featherweight crown, there are several fights with key implications. Here’s how they’re going down. …read more

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VIDEO | Max Holloway looks off upon arrival at UFC 240

Max Holloway will put his featherweight title on the line later this evening against Frankie Edgar in the main event of UFC 240.
‘Blessed’ has dominated the division since 2017, scoring …read more

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Holloway vs. Edgar live results

Before Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar fight for the UFC featherweight crown, there are several fights with key implications. Here’s how they’re going down. …read more

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UFC 240 primer: Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar

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Get all the details on UFC 240’s main event here, as Max Holloway faces Frankie Edgar. UFC 240’s main event sees a battle for the …read more

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Edgar: Beating Max Holloway Would Be Greatest Career Achievement

In a matter of hours, Frankie Edgar will look to earn a world championship in a second division when he challenges Max Holloway for the featherweight championship tonight at UFC …read more

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Conor McGregor, Max Holloway or Jose Aldo: Who's the greatest UFC featherweight champ of all time?

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway will look to make his third successful title defense Saturday night when he meets Frankie Edgar in the main event of UFC 240.
Holloway, who’s just …read more

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Kenny Florian Predicts Upset Win For Frankie Edgar Over Max Holloway

Kenny Florian is going against the grain and picking Frankie Edgar to stun Max Holloway. Tonight (July 27), Holloway will defend the UFC featherweight title against Edgar. The 145-pound championship …read more

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Frankie Edgar on his longevity at the top of the UFC: ‘I’m just a mother***er still, that’s the truth’ 

Frankie Edgar | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Frankie Edgar knows he’s a rarity in the UFC.
After making his Octagon debut in 2006, the 37-year old New Jersey native has …read more

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UFC 240 Clash: Holloway Vs. Edgar!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight elites Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar will clash TONIGHT (Sat., July 27, 2019) from inside …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski: ‘I’m going to be an absolute nightmare’ for Max Holloway if he struggles against Frankie Edgar

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Alexander Volkanovski wishes he was fighting in the UFC 240 main event this weekend but rather than sulk about a missed opportunity, he’s going to …read more

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UFC 240: Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar Toe-to-Toe Preview

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Phil and David breakdown everything you need to know about Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar for UFC 240 in Edmonton, and everything you don’t …read more

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UFC 240 predictions

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

EDMONTON, Alberta — Max Holloway finds himself in a rare position on Saturday.
When he steps into the cage to face Frankie Edgar in the UFC …read more

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Preview! ‘Blessed’ Is Best, Baby

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight champion, Max Holloway, will collide with top title contender, Frankie Edgar, in the UFC 240 …read more

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Watch every Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar faceoff, spanning three bookings over 662 days

Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar will finally share the octagon Saturday at UFC 240. And quite frankly, it’s about time.
Holloway (20-4 MMA, 16-4 UFC) is set to put his featherweight …read more

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UFC 240 Results: Holloway vs. Edgar

Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar will collide in the UFC 240 main event Saturday night. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

MMA Fighting has UFC 240 results for the Holloway …read more

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Volkanovski Details 'Crazy' Journey To Become UFC 240 Backup

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Alexander Volkanovski may be the official backup plan for the Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar featherweight title fight this weekend …read more

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UFC 240 Embedded, Episode 5: ‘I’m like an injured wolf’

In the fifth episode of UFC 240 Embedded, the fighters participate at UFC 240 media day, Frankie Edgar hangs out with his family, Felicia Spencer trains, and more. …read more

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UFC 240 weigh-ins faceoff video: Max Holloway, Frankie Edgar intense but respectful

EDMONTON – UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway and former lightweight champ Frankie Edgar faced off one last time Friday before their twice-delayed title fight.
Holloway and Edgar’s final photo op capped …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘Blessed!’

High-volume kickboxer, Max Holloway, will put his Featherweight title on the line opposite one of the sport’s premier wrestle-boxers, Frankie Edgar, this Saturday (July 27, 2019) at UFC on ESPN …read more

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Coach Mark Henry says Max Holloway is the most dangerous guy he's ever prepared for

It looks like third time’s the charm for coach Mark Henry in preparing Frankie Edgar for a long-awaited matchup with Max Holloway.
Edgar (23-6-1 MMA, 17-6-1 UFC) takes on champ Holloway …read more

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UFC 240 predictions: Who's picking Frankie Edgar over Max Holloway for his second title?

Holloway
vs.
Edgar
Cyborg
vs.
Spencer
Neal
vs.
Price
Aubin-Mercier
vs.
Tsarukyan
Barriault
vs.
Jotko

MMA Junkie readers’
consensus picks
2019: 123-62 (66%)

Holloway
(78%)

Cyborg
(79%)

Neal
(58%)

Aubin-Mercier
(64%)

Jotko
(71%)

Simon Head
@simonhead
2019: 37-12 (76%)

Holloway

Cyborg

Price

Tsarukyan

Jotko

Nolan King
@mma_kings
2019: 33-11 (75%)

Holloway

Cyborg

Neal

Tsarukyan

Jotko

Farah Hannoun
@Farah_Hannoun
2019: 26-12 (68%)

Holloway

Cyborg

Neal

Aubin-Mercier

Jotko

Dan Tom
@DanTomMMA
2019: 130-61 (68%)

Holloway

Spencer

Neal

Tsarukyan

Jotko

Simon Samano
@SJSamano
2019: 129-62 (68%)

Holloway

Cyborg

Neal

Tsarukyan

Jotko

John Morgan
@MMAjunkieJohn
2019: 125-66 (65%)

Holloway

Cyborg

Price

Tsarukyan

Jotko

Brian Garcia
@thegoze
2019: 124-67 (65%)
2017 Champion

Edgar

Cyborg

Price

Aubin-Mercier

Jotko

Mike Bohn
@MikeBohnMMA
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Holloway-Edgar finally a go as both make weight

Max Holloway, Frankie Edgar, Cris “Cyborg” Justino and Felicia Spencer all made weight Friday to make official the co-main events of UFC 240. …read more

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Wrestling for MMA: UFC 240’s Frankie Edgar

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Exploring the tactics that made Frankie Edgar an all-time great wrestle-boxer, as well as the signs of his decline. As a high school wrestler, …read more

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Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar successfully make weight for UFC 240 championship main event

Max Holloway | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

EDMONTON, Alberta — Max Holloway is back at featherweight and ready to defend his title.
The reigning champion successfully hit the 145-pound mark …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Alex Volkanovski Will Weigh-In At UFC 240 As Backup Fighter

After Alex Volkanovski beat Jose Aldo at UFC 237, many thought he would be getting the next shot at Max Holloway. Yet, that did not happen as Frankie Edgar will …read more

Source:: MMANews

UFC 240: Pros predict Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar

Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar stare each other down ahead of their featherweight championship main event bout at UFC 240 in Edmonton, Alberta, on Saturday | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

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This time it's for real: The wait is over for Holloway-Edgar title fight

Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar were supposed to fight in 2017. It didn’t happen then, and it didn’t happen after the bout was rebooked for 2018. On Saturday, at UFC …read more

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Posted on July 26, 2019, 1:16 pm By
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UFC 240 odds: Holloway favored to finish Edgar

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Check out the betting odds for Saturday’s UFC 239 event, where featherweight champ Max Holloway is favored over Frankie Edgar. A rare double dose of …read more

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'T-rex' arms keep Max Holloway from banking on size advantage over Frankie Edgar

EDMONTON – UFC featherweight champ Max Holloway will tower over Frankie Edgar at UFC 240. But when they trade punches, they’ll be on an even playing field.
Although Holloway (20-4 MMA, …read more

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UFC 240 Video: Watch Frankie Edgar’s open workout

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Watch Frankie Edgar’s UFC 240 open workout video. Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar looks to be in great …read more

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Posted on July 26, 2019, 2:16 am By
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Frankie Edgar 'definitely not thinking' Henry Cejudo as featherweight contender

EDMONTON – An immediate rematch wouldn’t be off the table for Frankie Edgar if he’s able to take the featherweight title from Max Holloway on Saturday at UFC 240.
A fight …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC 240 Media Day face-offs: Holloway vs. Edgar, Cyborg vs. Spencer, etc. (video)

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The stars of UFC 240 faced off at Thursday’s media day in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, including the main event pitting Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar and Cris Cyborg …read more

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VIDEO: Max Holloway says fans have embraced him as UFC’s new ‘face Of Canada’ at UFC 240

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

EDMONTON, Alberta – UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway previews his upcoming title defense against Frankie Edgar in Edmonton, looks back at his earliest memories of …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘The Answer!’

Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight strap-hanger, Frankie Edgar, will square off with Featherweight kingpin, Max Holloway, this Saturday (July 27, 2019) at UFC …read more

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