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Ricky Simon eyes ‘second shot at a legend’ vs. Frankie Edgar, believes Sean O’Malley wouldn’t fight him

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With three straight wins—and two of them coming in less than one month in 2021—Ricky Simon has his sights set …read more

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Pedro Munhoz likes idea of rematch tour vs. Jimmie Rivera, Frankie Edgar, and then Aljamain Sterling

Pedro Munhoz will rematch Jimmie Rivera in the main card portion of UFC Vegas 20. | Zuffa LLC

Pedro Munhoz enters the first rematch of …read more

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UFC Fight Night 186's Pedro Munhoz almost became 'poor loser' after Frankie Edgar fight

LAS VEGAS – Pedro Munhoz answered media questions on Wednesday ahead of his bout at UFC Fight Night 186.
Munhoz (18-5 MMA, 8-5 UFC) discussed his bantamweight rematch with Jimmie Rivera …read more

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Khabib Believes Loved Ones Should Tell Frankie Edgar To Retire

Khabib Nurmagomedov believes that it is time for Frankie Edgar to call it a career. At UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Volkov, Frankie Edgar competed in a bout that could …read more

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Khabib Believes Loved Ones Should Tell Frankie Edgar To Retire

Khabib Nurmagomedov believes that it is time for Frankie Edgar to call it a career. At UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Volkov, Frankie Edgar competed in a bout that could …read more

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Posted on February 22, 2021, 4:16 am By
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Hot Tweets: The UFC 258 main event and Frankie Edgar’s scary knockout loss

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Posted on February 13, 2021, 5:16 pm By
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Frankie Edgar plans to continue career after KO loss to Cory Sandhagen: “I can’t go out like that”

UFC bantamweight Frankie Edgar has confirmed that he will not be retiring after his knockout defeat to Cory Sandhagen last weekend. Edgar locked horns with rising contender Sandhagen at UFC …read more

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Morning Report: Frankie Edgar details unsettling moments following knockout loss to Cory Sandhagen

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This past weekend, Frankie Edgar suffered the worst loss of his career, getting knocked out by Cory Sandhagen with a jumping …read more

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Frankie Edgar Confirms He Has No Plans to Retire After KO Loss

Frankie Edgar has no plans on retiring following his brutal KO loss to Cory Sandhagen at UFC on ESPN: Overeem vs. Volkov (UFC Vegas 18). Frankie Edgar is a fighter …read more

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Frankie Edgar Confirms He Has No Plans to Retire After KO Loss

Frankie Edgar has no plans on retiring following his brutal KO loss to Cory Sandhagen at UFC on ESPN: Overeem vs. Volkov (UFC Vegas 18). Frankie Edgar is a fighter …read more

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Frankie Edgar won't retire after brutal KO loss: 'I'm not thinking of stopping'

Frankie Edgar will proceed with his fighting career after his brutal knockout loss to Cory Sandhagen at UFC Fight Night 184.
Edgar (24-9-1 MMA, 18-9-1 UFC), a former UFC lightweight champion, …read more

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Frankie Edgar recounts scary moments following KO loss to Cory Sandhagen: “For the life of me I couldn’t remember what day it was”

Frankie Edgar doesn’t remember much from his KO loss to Cory Sandhagen last weekend. In the co-main event of the card, Edgar was looking to become the number one contender …read more

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Frankie Edgar doesn’t remember walking out of Octagon after Cory Sandhagen KO

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar had his quest for the bantamweight belt sidetracked when Cory Sandhagen knocked him out at UFC Vegas 18 last week.

Sandhagen blasted Edgar with a …read more

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Overeem, Edgar Booted From Top 5

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Alistair Overeem and Frankie Edgar, two longtime veterans hoping to stay competitive in the hunt for a UFC title, have …read more

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Posted on February 11, 2021, 8:46 pm By
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Video: Cory Sandhagen would fight T.J. Dillashaw next to keep ex-champ from stealing title shot

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A jaw-dropping 28-second knockout against a future UFC Hall of Famer in Frankie Edgar should be more …read more

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Manager Provides Update On Frankie Edgar After KO Loss

UPDATE: Frankie Edgar has now issued a statement of his own regarding the KO loss. Ali Abdelaziz, the manager of Frankie Edgar, has provided an update on his client following …read more

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Manager Provides Update On Frankie Edgar After KO Loss

UPDATE: Frankie Edgar has now issued a statement of his own regarding the KO loss. Ali Abdelaziz, the manager of Frankie Edgar, has provided an update on his client following …read more

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Triple Take: Where does Cory Sandhagen's flying knee rank in MMA history?

Cory Sandhagen stole the show Saturday at UFC Fight Night 184 when he knocked former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar stiff with a violent flying knee.
The knockout came 28 seconds …read more

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‘This Game Can Be A Cruel B*tch’

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Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar doesn’t have “The Answer” to his recent struggles, which account for a 4-5 record …read more

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Frankie Edgar issues statement of resolve following UFC Vegas 18 loss

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar may have gotten knocked out in 28 seconds on Saturday, but his resolve to continue fighting remains.

“I’ve licked my wounds long enough. I’m home …read more

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Frankie Edgar on UFC Fight Night 184 loss: 'This game can be a cruel b*tch'

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar has issued his first statement since his UFC Fight Night 184 loss to Cory Sandhagen on Saturday.
In the co-main event, Sandhagen (14-2 MMA, 7-1 …read more

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Frankie Edgar releases statement following knockout loss at UFC Vegas 18: ‘This game can be a cruel b*tch’

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Frankie Edgar seems to have already put Saturday night’s heartbreaking loss behind him.
The former lightweight champion took on Cory …read more

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Frankie Edgar issues statement following knockout loss to Cory Sandhagen

Frankie Edgar was hoping to earn a bantamweight title shot with a win over Cory Sandhagen in the co-main event of UFC Vegas 18. Edgar (24-9-1 MMA) had made his …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz provides update on Frankie Edgar following nasty KO loss at UFC Vegas 18

Ali Abdelaziz has provided fans with an update on the condition of Frankie Edgar after his devastating knockout loss to Cory Sandhagen. The veteran Edgar was viewed as the underdog …read more

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Cory Sandhagen sympathetic to Frankie Edgar following brutal KO, but “this is a game”

UFC bantamweight Cory Sandhagen was sympathetic to Frankie Edgar after knocking him out at UFC Vegas 18 but admits it’s all part of the game. Sandhagen landed a brutal flying …read more

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Cory Sandhagen Sees Clear Path To Title & Puts 135 Peers On Notice

Following his breathtaking knockout of the legendary Frankie Edgar at UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Volkov (UFC Vegas 18), Cory Sandhagen sees no debate on what should be next for …read more

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Cory Sandhagen Sees Clear Path To Title & Puts 135 Peers On Notice

Following his breathtaking knockout of the legendary Frankie Edgar at UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Volkov (UFC Vegas 18), Cory Sandhagen sees no debate on what should be next for …read more

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Dana White reacts to Cory Sandhagen knocking out Frankie Edgar at UFC Vegas 18

UFC president Dana White reacted to Cory Sandhagen knocking out Frankie Edgar with a flying knee in the co-main event of UFC Vegas 18. With a potential UFC bantamweight title …read more

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Cory Sandhagen on title shot: T.J. Dillashaw cutting line would be 'disrespectful to the sport'

LAS VEGAS – Cory Sandhagen has called next.
In the UFC Fight Night 184 co-main event Saturday, Sandhagen (14-2 MMA, 7-1 UFC) toppled a former UFC lightweight champion, Frankie Edgar, with …read more

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Cory Sandhagen sends a warning to Aljamain Sterling after knocking out Frankie Edgar

Cory Sandhagen sent a warning to his former opponent Aljamain Sterling shortly following his stunning knockout victory over Frankie Edgar this evening. Sandhagen and Edgar squared off in a pivotal …read more

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Cory Sandhagen: ‘I need to be next for the title’ | UFC Vegas 18

Cory Sandhagen scored the biggest victory of his career at UFC Vegas 18 on Saturday night. He knocked former lightweight champion and No. 4 ranked bantamweight Frankie Edgar out cold …read more

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Posted on February 7, 2021, 5:16 am By
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UFC Vegas 18 Bonus Report: Cory Sandhagen picks up $50K for KO of Frankie Edgar

The Octagon returned to Nevada for tonight’s UFC Vegas 18 event, a twelve-bout fight card headlined by Alistair Overeem vs. Alexander Volkov. The highly anticipated heavyweight bout proved to be …read more

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UFC Fight Night 184 Bonuses: Cory Sandhagen Pockets $50K for Spectacular KO Victory

We’ll likely be talking about Cory Sandhagen’s knockout of Frankie Edgar for the rest of the year. For now, though, it’s enough to give the victor a little extra something …read more

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UFC Vegas 18 in Tweets: Pros react to Alexander Volkov win, Cory Sandhagen’s knockout of Frankie Edgar

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UFC Vegas 18 featured two MMA legends in the headlining fights, and both suffered devastating setbacks.
In the headliner, multi-title …read more

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Petr Yan reacts after Cory Sandhagen flattens Frankie Edgar in UFC Vegas 18 co-headliner

UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan was clearly watching tonight’s UFC Vegas 18 co-main event between Frankie Edgar and Cory Sandhagen. Edgar and Sandhagen collided in a pivotal bout for the …read more

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Fighters react to Cory Sandhagen's incredible KO of Frankie Edgar

Cory Sandhagen’s flying-knee KO victory vs. Frankie Edgar prompted fighters to share their reactions on social media. …read more

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Epic KO! Watch Sandhagen posterize Edgar with flying knee

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Check out the full fight video highlights of Cory Sandhagen’s wicked flying knee finish of Frankie Edgar from the UFC …read more

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UFC Vegas 18 video: Cory Sandhagen knocks out Frankie Edgar with spectacular flying knee in just 28 seconds

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If there was any question about Cory Sandhagen’s legitimacy as a title contender, he answered that in the UFC Vegas …read more

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UFC Fight Night 184 video: Cory Sandhagen knocks Frankie Edgar stiff with 28-second flying knee KO

Cory Sandhagen added another violent finish to his highlight reel at UFC Fight Night 184 against perhaps his biggest-name opponent to date.
Taking on Frankie Edgar in the co-main event bout, …read more

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Twitter reacts to Cory Sandhagen's sick KO of Frankie Edgar at UFC Fight Night 184

Cory Sandhagen added another signature victory to his resume on Saturday when he beat former UFC champ Frankie Edgar in the UFC Fight Night 184 co-headliner.
Sandhagen (14-2 MMA, 7-1 UFC) …read more

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UFC Vegas 18 Highlights: Cory Sandhagen Stuns Frankie Edgar With Flying Knee KO

Cory Sandhagen vs. Frankie Edgar exceeded expectations in the co-main event role.  The two fighters met in a bout on Saturday night (February 6, 2021) at the UFC Vegas 18 …read more

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28 SECOND FLYING KNEE KO!

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Cory Sandhagen and Frankie Edgar faced off in a Bantamweight clash tonight (Sat., Feb. 6, 2021) inside …read more

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UFC Vegas 18 Highlights: Cory Sandhagen Stuns Frankie Edgar With Flying Knee KO

Cory Sandhagen vs. Frankie Edgar exceeded expectations in the co-main event role.  The two fighters met in a bout on Saturday night (February 6, 2021) at the UFC Vegas 18 …read more

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UFC Vegas 18 Result: Cory Sandhagen brutally KO’s Frankie Edgar (Video)

Tonight’s UFC Vegas 18 event is co-headlined by a key bantamweight matchup featuring Frankie Edgar taking on Cory Sandhagen. Edgar (24-8-1 MMA) made his 135-pound debut this past August where …read more

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Pros react to Cory Sandhagen’s KO of Frankie Edgar at UFC Vegas 18

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Cory Sandhagen finished Frankie Edgar with a flying knee at UFC VEGAS 18: ‘OVEREEM VS VOLKOV, On Twitter, pros reacted …read more

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UFC Vegas 18 results: Sandhagen walkoff KOs Edgar with flying knee

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Cory Sandhagen just knocked out Frankie Edgar cold with a flying knee in the UFC Vegas 18 co-main event. The …read more

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Pros react after Cory Sandhagen sleeps Frankie Edgar at UFC Vegas 18

Tonight’s UFC Vegas 18 event was co-headlined by a key bantamweight matchup featuring Frankie Edgar taking on Cory Sandhagen. Edgar (24-8-1 MMA) made his 135-pound debut this past August where …read more

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UFC Vegas 18 live blog: Frankie Edgar vs. Cory Sandhagen

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This is the UFC Vegas 18 live blog for Frankie Edgar vs. Cory Sandhagen, the bantamweight co-main event for Saturday’s …read more

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Cory Sandhagen, Frankie Edgar expect winner at UFC Vegas 18 to earn next shot at bantamweight title

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As bantamweight champion Petr Yan prepares to defend his title for the first time against Aljamain Sterling …read more

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Frankie Edgar relishes underdog role, chance at another UFC title

Former UFC lightweight champion, featherweight title challenger, and current number four ranked bantamweight Frankie Edgar spoke with the media ahead of his co-main event spot against number two ranked prospect …read more

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Posted on February 6, 2021, 5:16 pm By
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Video: Ex-champ Frankie Edgar, Cory Sandhagen on mark for UFC Fight Night 184 co-main event

LAS VEGAS – The UFC Fight Night 184 co-main event, featuring a former champion, is set in Las Vegas.
Ex-lightweight champ Frankie Edgar (24-8-1 MMA, 18-8-1 UFC) meets Cory Sandhagen (13-2 MMA, …read more

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UFC Vegas 18 weigh-in results & video: Overeem vs. Volkov and Sandhagen vs. Edgar greenlighted

The UFC Vegas 18 heavyweight main event between Alistair Overeem and Alexander Volkov, as well as the pivotal bantamweight co-main event pitting Frankie Edgar opposite Cory Sandhagen are set following …read more

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Sandhagen Confident He Earns A Title Shot With A Win Over Edgar

Cory Sandhagen believes he will be fighting for UFC gold if he beats Frankie Edgar on Saturday night. In the co-main event of UFC Vegas 18, Sandhagen and Edgar will …read more

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Posted on February 5, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Sandhagen Confident He Earns A Title Shot With A Win Over Edgar

Cory Sandhagen believes he will be fighting for UFC gold if he beats Frankie Edgar on Saturday night. In the co-main event of UFC Vegas 18, Sandhagen and Edgar will …read more

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Frankie Edgar “upset” he never got the chance to face Conor McGregor while he was at featherweight

Frankie Edgar and Conor McGregor were linked to one another a couple of times but for whatever reason, it never came to fruition. As McGregor was making his rise up …read more

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Video: Dan Hardy breaks down Frankie Edgar vs. Cory Sandhagen at UFC Fight Night 184

The UFC’s returns to Las Vegas Saturday night for UFC Fight Night 184, with a pivotal bout in the UFC bantamweight division set for the co-main event spotlight.
Former UFC lightweight …read more

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Pro fighters make their picks for Cory Sandhagen vs Frankie Edgar

In the co-main event of UFC Vegas 18, Cory Sandhagen looks to continue his rise up the bantamweight ranks as he battles future Hall of Famer, Frankie Edgar. Heading into …read more

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UFC Vegas 18 Clash: Sandhagen Vs. Edgar!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Bantamweight contenders Cory Sandhagen and Frankie Edgar will collide this weekend (Sat., Feb. …read more

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Frankie Edgar still 'trying to show these young dudes what's up' en route to another UFC title shot

LAS VEGAS – Frankie Edgar is a surefire UFC Hall of Famer and universally recognized as a true legend of MMA, but as he nears his 40th birthday, “The Answer” …read more

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Frankie Edgar feels even more an underdog than ever heading into UFC Vegas 18

Frankie Edgar is a former UFC lightweight champion. He has also fought for a version of the UFC featherweight championship on three occasions. Yet, it has been nine years since …read more

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Posted on February 4, 2021, 9:16 pm By
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Video: Does Alistair Overeem or Frankie Edgar have a better chance at UFC title?

UFC Fight Night 184 this Saturday features a pair of veterans in pursuit of UFC titles – one for the first time and the other looking for a second run.
In …read more

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Cory Sandhagen Eager To See How He Matches Up With Frankie Edgar

Cory Sandhagen is excited to finally share the Octagon with Frankie Edgar. In the co-main event of UFC Vegas 18, Sandhagen is set to fight the future UFC Hall of …read more

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Posted on February 3, 2021, 6:16 pm By
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Cory Sandhagen Eager To See How He Matches Up With Frankie Edgar

Cory Sandhagen is excited to finally share the Octagon with Frankie Edgar. In the co-main event of UFC Vegas 18, Sandhagen is set to fight the future UFC Hall of …read more

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Frankie Edgar will never stop gunning for a UFC title: ‘The day that I don’t want to face the best guys, maybe I shouldn’t be fighting’

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Frankie Edgar has never been interested in gimme fights.
When he was competing as a lightweight, the New Jersey native was …read more

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Frankie Edgar plans to “turn some heads” with a “stellar performance” over Cory Sandhagen

Frankie Edgar knew he would end up fighting Cory Sandhagen. At UFC Raleigh in January of 2020, Edgar was booked to make his bantamweight debut against Sandhagen. However, the former …read more

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Frankie Edgar believes a finish in his upcoming fight at UFC Vegas 18 could result in a title shot

UFC bantamweight Frankie Edgar believes a finish in his upcoming fight against Cory Sandhagen at UFC Vegas 18 could result in a title shot. Next Saturday, Edgar and Sandhagen fight …read more

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Yan Ready For Return Of Dillashaw — ‘I Win’

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I have bad news for the winner of Frankie Edgar vs. Cory Sandhagen, a bantamweight showdown between Top 5 contenders …read more

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Flashback – Making Frankie Edgar

It’s been a remarkable journey for Frankie Edgar, and in this flashback, we take a look at the fights that got him to the 155-pound title back in 2010.
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Frankie Edgar reflects on Gray Maynard rematch 10 years later: ‘I don’t remember much of that fight’

Together, Frankie Edgar and Gray Maynard gave us arguably the greatest trilogy in MMA history. As of the start of 2021, the rematch was 10 years ago. Incredibly, Edgar remains …read more

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