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Alex Volkanovski makes prediction for Holloway vs. Edgar

Max Holloway will look to defend his featherweight title against Frankie Edgar in the main event of UFC 240 in Edmonton this July. That being said, many thought Alex Volkanovski …read more

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'Moicano' Believes Holloway Should Be Fighting Volkanovski, Not Edgar, At UFC 240

Max Holloway will defend his featherweight belt against Frankie Edgar next month at UFC 240, but according to fellow 145-pounder Renato Carneiro, Alexander Volkanovski should be the man standing across …read more

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Renato 'Moicano' Believes Holloway Should Be Fighting Volkanovski Rather Than Edgar At UFC 240

Max Holloway will defend his featherweight belt against Frankie Edgar next month at UFC 240, but according to fellow 145-pounder Renato Carneiro, Alexander Volkanovski should be the man standing across …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski on Potential Holloway Fight: I'm A Very, Very Bad Matchup for Him

Alexander Volkanovski won’t be competing against featherweight champion Max Holloway at UFC 240 in July, as the promotion elected to give the title shot to former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar. …read more

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UFC 240: Holloway vs. Edgar – Edmonton – July 27

Date: July 27, 2019Venue: Rogers Place in Edmonton, AlbertaTV: PPV/TSN/ESPN+/UFC Fight PassTickets: Buy Tickets
Fight Card:145lbs- Max Holloway (20-4) vs. Frankie Edgar (23-6-1)***Featherweight Title Fight
145lbs- Felicia Spencer (7-0) vs. Cris Cyborg …read more

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Posted on June 17, 2019, 12:16 pm By
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Moicano: Holloway fight is a ‘reward’ for Edgar

Top UFC featherweight contender Renato Moicano believes Alexander Volkanovski deserves the next crack at champ Max Holloway more than Frankie Edgar. Renato Moicano believes Alexander Volkanovski deserves the next shot …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski Issues Warning to Henry Cejudo

It didn’t take Henry Cejudo long to consider adding a third division title to his UFC résumé, recently stating that should Frankie Edgar defeat Max Holloway at UFC 240 that …read more

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Volkanovski On Standby To Be UFC 240 Headliner

For all intents and purposes, Alexander Volkanovski is set to get the winner of the upcoming Featherweight title fight between division champion, Max Holloway, and Frankie Edgar, which is set …read more

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Cejudo: If Edgar beats Holloway, I want to challenge him for featherweight title

“The fight I would really want, and this has everything to do with competition; if Frankie Edgar wins this fight against Max Holloway that’s the fight I am interested in.” …read more

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Posted on June 12, 2019, 1:46 am By
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Henry Cejudo targets featherweight title fight with Frankie Edgar

Henry Cejudo is now the UFC flyweight and bantamweight champion. The former Olympic wrestler has held the flyweight belt since last summer and captured the bantamweight strap with a TKO …read more

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Posted on June 11, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Dana White addresses Frankie Edgar’s title shot, BJ Penn and retirement, and all things UFC (video)

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Ahead of Saturday night’s UFC 238 in Chicago, company president Dana White spoke with TSN about Elias Theodorou’s …read more

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Posted on June 8, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Marlon Moraes believes sparring with Frankie Edgar is key to beating Henry Cejudo

All fighters want to maximize their chances of winning and will strategically spar with fighters of a specific skillset to ensure things go their way in the cage. Marlon Moraes …read more

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Moraes says Edgar was ‘essential’ in preparing for Cejudo

Bantamweight title challenger Marlon Moraes had the help of former lightweight champ Frankie Edgar for his main event fight at UFC 238. One of the next challengers for the vacant …read more

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Posted on June 5, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Edgar compares UFC 240 to UFC 112: ‘I proved some people wrong’

Frankie Edgar sees similarities between his upcoming title fight against Max Holloway to his first fight against B.J. Penn at UFC 112 in 2010. Frankie Edgar was a huge …read more

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Posted on May 31, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Frankie Edgar weighs in on former rival BJ Penn’s fighting future

Frankie Edgar believes it could be time for his former rival BJ Penn to hang up the gloves.
“Do I wish he would retire and just enjoy life? Probably,” Edgar told …read more

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Frankie Edgar says underdog status against Max Holloway similar to UFC 112 fight against B.J. Penn

In the main event of UFC 240, Frankie Edgar will once again be fighting for a UFC belt when he takes on Max Holloway.
However, the oddsmakers don’t favor “The Answer” …read more

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Posted on May 31, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Frankie Edgar: B.J. Penn retiring is 'probably what's best'

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Frankie Edgar and B.J. Penn will forever be linked in fighting history after sharing the octagon three times, two of which …read more

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Posted on May 30, 2019, 10:46 pm By
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Frankie Edgar Explains Similarities Between Max Holloway Fight And B.J. Penn Fight

In the main event of UFC 240, Max Holloway is putting his featherweight title on the line when he takes on Frankie Edgar. There, Holloway is as big as a …read more

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Posted on May 30, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Frankie Edgar on Fighting Max Holloway: 'We're Gonna Both Meet in the Middle and Let It Fly'

Frankie “The Answer” Edgar returns to the Octagon on July 27 to challenge for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s featherweight title. …read more

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UFC 240 video: Max Holloway, Frankie Edgar face off for first time

It’s technically not the first time, but featherweight champion Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar came face to face Wednesday ahead of their UFC 240 title fight in July.
Holloway (20-4 MMA, …read more

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Posted on May 29, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Face Off! Holloway Stares Down Edgar In Edmonton

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) brought together reigning featherweight champion, Max Holloway, and top title contender, Frankie Edgar, for a special UFC 240 media day, designed to hype up this summer’s …read more

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Posted on May 29, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Latest UFC 240 Fight Card, PPV Line Up

Third time the charm? UFC will once again try to pair Max Holloway against Frankie Edgar for the Hawaiian’s 145-pound strap, with the winner moving on to defend against top-ranked …read more

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Posted on May 28, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Quote: I Think Frankie Edgar Will Beat Max Holloway

One renowned mixed martial arts coach believes Frankie Edgar will pull off the upset over Max Holloway. On July 27, Holloway will defend his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight gold …read more

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Posted on May 28, 2019, 2:46 pm By
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Manager says Dana White having soft spot for Frankie Edgar was a ‘big factor’ in booking of Holloway title fight

Dana White is a very emotional guy, He likes Frankie a lot, and that was a big factor of this.” Everyone has a soft spot for career underdog Frankie Edgar, …read more

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Posted on May 22, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Holloway opens as big favorite over Edgar in UFC 240 title bout

UFC featherweight champ Max Holloway has opened as a considerable favorite over Frankie Edgar. As has been the case for most of his career, Frankie Edgar will enter his next …read more

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Posted on May 21, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Holloway Opens As Sizable Favorite Over Edgar

Just like he did for their since-dissolved UFC 222 main event, featherweight champion Max Holloway opened as a sizable betting favorite for his Frankie Edgar showdown, which now takes place …read more

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Posted on May 21, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Manager explains why Frankie Edgar got title shot before Alex Volkanovski

The next crack at UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway will go to Frankie Edgar, not Alex Volkanovski as many expected. The pair will meet at UFC 240 in July.
Edgar has …read more

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Alex Volkanovski issues statement on Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar fight

When Alex Volkanovski defeated former UFC featherweight champ Jose Aldo at UFC 237, the expectation was that he would soon be awarded a title shot opposite reigning champion Max Holloway.
“My …read more

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UFC 240 | Max Holloway opens as solid betting favorite over Frankie Edgar

UFC 240 has its headliner and it will be a featherweight title match-up that we’ve anticipated on two prior occasions.
Former UFC lightweight champion, Frankie “The Answer” Edgar will look to …read more

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Posted on May 21, 2019, 12:46 am By
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Hot Tweets: Patricio Pitbull’s big win and what to do with Jose Aldo, B.J. Penn, and Anderson Silva

A lot of things happened this past week, and coincidentally, many of them revolved around the featherweight division. So let’s discuss Patricio Pitbull, Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar, Jose Aldo, …read more

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Volkanovski’s coach says title snub is ‘devastating’

Alex Volkanovski’s coach isn’t happy Frankie Edgar received the next UFC featherweight title shot over the Australian. Alex Volkanovski’s coach has said his team is ‘devastated’ that Frankie Edgar has …read more

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Alex Volkanovski's Coach 'Livid' At Title Shot Snub

Alexander Volkanovski hasn’t had the best of times since dominating Jose Aldo last weekend, first being hospitalized a blood infection, then discovering that former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar would be …read more

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Posted on May 17, 2019, 12:16 pm By
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Frankie Edgar says title shot was 'meant to be,' happy to fight Alexander Volkanovski before year's end

Frankie Edgar knew he might get the next crack at Max Holloway even before this past weekend’s UFC 237 event, but he wouldn’t let himself get too worked up until …read more

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Edgar responds to Volkanovski, says title shot against Holloway ‘makes sense’

“I know he’s probably a little upset, because I’ve been there before. But his time will come.” Not everybody is happy with Frankie Edgar’s title shot against reigning featherweight champion …read more

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Posted on May 15, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Daily Debate results: Was Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar the right fight to make?

Frankie Edgar is unquestionably a future UFC Hall of Famer, but is he the current top contender in the featherweight division?
It’s an interesting question. After all, Edgar (23-6-1 MMA, 17-6-1 …read more

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Posted on May 15, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Frankie Edgar explains why title fight with Max Holloway ‘makes sense’

At UFC 240 current featherweight champion Max Holloway will look to defend his title against Frankie Edgar, not Alexander Volkanovski, as many expected.
The former UFC lightweight champion is just 1-1 …read more

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Frankie Edgar sympathetic toward ‘upset’ Alexander Volkanovski after stealing Max Holloway title shot

Streaking Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight title contender, Alexander Volkanovski, is fresh off a unanimous decision win over former champion Jose Aldo, who was ranked No. 1 in the world …read more

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Volkanovski: Granting Edgar a title shot is ‘just a sympathy thing’

For Alexander Volkanovski, Frankie Edgar is not fully deserving of a title shot against Max Holloway. UFC featherweight contender Alexander Volkanovski notched the biggest win of his career with …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski's latest win proves who deserves the next UFC featherweight title shot, and it's ... Frankie Edgar?

Big news for one of MMA’s most exciting and talent-rich divisions. Now that rising contender Alexander Volkanovski has defeated former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, winning his seventh straight fight …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Was Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar the right call?

Max Holloway will defend his UFC featherweight belt against former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar in August. Was this the matchup to make? …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2019, 2:46 pm By
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Alex Volkanovski hospitalized with blood infection in Chile

Yesterday afternoon, news surfaced that the UFC is targeting a featherweight title fight between Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar for UFC 240 in July. The widespread reaction to this news …read more

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Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar in the works for UFC 240 in Edmonton

Frankie Edgar is getting his shot to dethrone “Blessed.”
In what is essentially a re-booking of two previously aborted encounters, featherweight champion Max Holloway (20-4) and Edgar (23-6-1) have verbally agreed …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2019, 3:16 am By
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Holloway Vs. Edgar Title Fight Targeted For UFC 240

Alexander Volkanovski is not going to like this one bit.
A Featherweight title fight between division king Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar is being targeted for the upcoming UFC 240 pay-per-view …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2019, 2:16 am By
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Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar in the works for UFC 240 in July

Featherweight champion Max Holloway is wasting no time getting to work in his own division as he’s expected to face Frankie Edgar on July 27 at UFC 240 from Edmonton, …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2019, 2:16 am By
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Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar Reportedly Agreed To For UFC 240

UPDATE: Sources have confirmed to MMA News that Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar have verbally agreed to a UFC 240 title fight, first reported by ESPN’s Brett Okamoto. It looks …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2019, 2:16 am By
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Report: Holloway vs. Edgar on tap for UFC 240 in July

A UFC featherweight title fight between Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar is in the works for UFC 240. After two unsuccessful bookings, Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar could finally be …read more

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BREAKING | Max Holloway vs Frankie Edgar targeted for UFC 240

UFC 240 looks to have found its first fight and its one that’s been booked on multiple occasions in the past.
ESPN’s Brett Okamoto has confirmed that a featherweight title bout …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2019, 1:46 am By
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Champ Max Holloway returns to featherweight, meets Frankie Edgar at UFC 240 in Edmonton

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Max Holloway will return to the featherweight division for his next fight in hopes of registering a title defense against a man he’s been …read more

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UFC nearing deal for Holloway-Edgar, sources say

Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar were nearing a deal with the UFC on a July 27 featherweight title fight in Edmonton, Canada, sources say. …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2019, 1:46 am By
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Frankie Edgar makes case for title fight with Max Holloway

Former UFC lightweight champion and long-time featherweight contender Frankie Edgar is looking to fight Max Holloway for the featherweight strap in the near future. The fighter known as “The Answer” …read more

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Posted on May 10, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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