, On the August 21, 2012, edition of UFC Tonight it was revealed that Edgar had announced his intentions to move to the featherweight division.  In turn, Holloway pulled out of this bout on February 3, due to a leg injury and the matchup was scrapped.  They also have one daughter—Valentina (born in June 2014). , On June 24, 2010, ESPN announced Edgar as a nominee for Best Upset of the Year at the 2010 ESPY Awards.. On Monday, Munhoz disputed the ruling and demanded a rematch, saying Edgar is, “a legend, but I won that fight and want a rematch now.”. Edgar followed up with a first-round TKO victory over Mark Bocek at UFC 73. The 39-year-old American mma fighter has done well thus far.  The pairing was rescheduled and took place on August 22, 2020 at UFC on ESPN 15.
Penn, Frankie Edgar to coach The Ultimate Fighter 19, fight at featherweight", "Frankie Edgar-B.J.  The win also earned Edgar his second Performance of the Night bonus award. , A bout against Max Holloway was scheduled a third time and eventually took place on July 27, 2019 in the main event at UFC 240.
However, less than two hours later UFC president Dana White announced a change of plans.  Bahrain hosted the training camp ahead of his main event clash with Chad Mendes in Las Vegas, Nevada, at the Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale..  The bout took place on January 1, 2011, at UFC 125, with the fight ending in a split draw (48–46 Maynard, 48–46 Edgar and 47–47). Edgar was expected to face Kurt Pellegrino on December 5, 2009, at The Ultimate Fighter 10 Finale, but Pellegrino was forced to withdraw due to an injury. Now ranked fifth in the bantamweight class, Edgar is still one or two fights away from a shot at the title in all likelihood. “To have that Jersey swag definitely helps when your back is in the corner.”.  Edgar is of predominantly Italian descent, with an Italian-born mother, stepfather and paternal grandfather, but he also has some German ancestry on his biological father's side as well..  The win also earned Edgar his first Performance of the Night bonus award. Frankie Edgar has been a perpetual leader of skill and toughness in mixed martial arts.He has had memorable wars and fights with all-time great legends.  Edgar eventually faced Brian Ortega on the card. The 39-year-old mma fighter was born in Toms River, New Jersey, USA.  The fight was rescheduled as the main event of UFC 136.
The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. Contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org or @danny_logiudice on Twitter. “It’s great that we have each other’s back,” Edgar said. The Toms River native grasped that opportunity. American wrestler and Jiu-Jitsu specialist who is a former UFC Lightweight Champion. The fight has been frequently rebroadcast on UFC Unleashed. During the UFC 125 post-fight press conference, it was announced that Edgar's next opponent would be Anthony Pettis, the final WEC Lightweight Champion.
Discover Frankie Edgar's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. The scores were (50–45, 49–46 and 48–47) in favor of Edgar. Maynard used his size and wrestling skill to overpower Edgar en route to a unanimous decision. With his split decision victory against Pedro Munhoz, the fifth-ranked fighter at bantamweight, in a brutal five-round fight over the weekend, Edgar silenced those voices and bolstered his already illustrious resume. And Edgar felt the love from New Jersey.
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Frank James Edgar (born October 16, 1981) is an American professional mixed martial artist, who competes as a Bantamweight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), and is a former UFC lightweight champion. Chinese Zodiac: Frankie Edgar was born in the Year of the Rat. The 1980s was the decade of big hair, big phones, pastel suits, Cabbage Patch Kids, Rubik’s cubes, Yuppies, Air Jordans, shoulder pads and Pac Man.
 However, Edgar was removed from that bout in favour of featherweight pairing against Chan Sung Jung a month earlier at UFC on ESPN+ 23 after Jung's original opponent, Brian Ortega, pulled out due to injury.  Edgar appears in all three "UFC Undisputed" video games (2009, 2010, UFC Undisputed 3) and also EA Sports UFC, EA Sports UFC 2, EA Sports UFC 3 and EA Sports UFC 4.
 Edgar lost the fight via unanimous decision.  Edgar won the back-and-forth fight via split decision.
, Edgar is a resident of Toms River, New Jersey.. He felt he had plenty of fight left in him.  Edgar won the fight via unanimous decision.  He won the fight via unanimous decision despite being knocked down by a head kick in the second round. If you see something that doesn’t look right, contact us.
Discover what happened on this day. He was a NCAA Division I wrestling All-American at Clarion University.  Edgar won via unanimous decision snapping his three fight losing streak.
Griffin caught Edgar in a deep kneebar at the end of the fight, but Edgar refused to tap and lasted out the remainder of the round to win by unanimous decision.  However, on July 6, 2020, it was announced that Munhoz was pulled from the bout after testing positive for COVID-19. After speculation as to what weight class the bout was to be contested, either Featherweight, Bantamweight or at a catchweight of somewhere in between, it was announced that the bout would be contested at Featherweight.  He won the fight via unanimous decision. He was awarded 2011 Fight of the Year honors by Sherdog and the World MMA Awards. He's 38. Edgar's next title defense was against Gray Maynard, the only man to have defeated Edgar, in a rematch from UFC Fight Night 13. On December 21, 2016, Edgar signed with Brave Combat Federation to make his on-camera debut as a color commentator.
“I definitely should have proved them all wrong. Penn (x3), Urijah Faber as well as top featherweight contenders Cub Swanson (x2) and Chad Mendes.  Edgar dominated the fight and finished Swanson in the fifth round via submission with only 4 seconds left in the fight. Frank James Edgar is part of a Millennial Generation (also known as Generation Y).
Once more details are available on who he is dating, we will update this section. Maynard earned the #1 contender spot at UFC 118 with a win over Kenny Florian. People who are born on a Friday are social, have self-confidence, and and a generous personality. Won the Reality Fighting Lightweight Championship.
Fact Check: We strive for accuracy and fairness. Asbury Park Press. All three judges scored the bout 50–45 for Edgar, making him the second fighter to defeat Penn in the Lightweight division (the other being Jens Pulver) and the second fighter ever to beat Penn twice (the other being Georges St-Pierre). View Comments. The couple have two sons—Francesco (born in January 2009) and Santino James (born in May 2010). Like many famous people and celebrities, Frankie Edgar keeps his personal life private. Frankie Edgar’s birth sign is Libra and he has a ruling planet of Venus. Bookmark this page and come back often for updates. We will continue to update information on Frankie Edgar’s parents. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius. Team Faber Finale, The Ultimate Fighter: Team Edgar vs. Edgar amassed a 5–0 record before trying out for season five of The Ultimate Fighter.  Edgar defeated Penn via unanimous decision to retain the UFC Lightweight Championship, this time with no controversy after taking Penn down multiple times and out-striking him throughout all five rounds. He jokingly referred to a post-fight limp, a product of multiple leg kicks from Munhoz, as his, “Jersey Shore pimp limp.”, “Nothing comes easy in Jersey,” Edgar said. The 38-year-old mma fighter was born in Toms River, New Jersey, USA. Coming off two straight losses, Frankie Edgar heard all about his supposed swan song.
 Edgar won the one-sided bout by TKO in the third round. CelebsMoney has recently updated Frankie Edgar’s net worth. Edgar and his wife, Renee, were married ten days after UFC Fight Night 13. There were voices all over the internet saying his prime was over.  Edgar won the fight by knockout in the first round. During the Eighties, conservative politics and Reaganomics held sway as the Berlin Wall crumbled, new computer technologies emerged and blockbuster movies and MTV reshaped pop culture.
I always have to believe in myself, and it’s good to validate that.”.
Edgar was a featured fighter on True Life: I'm a Mixed Martial Artist leading up to his first fight with Maynard.
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He doesn't want to get ahead of himself and is content with battling in big fights, but a championship belt in a second weight class, especially with titles over a decade apart, would cement Edgar's already firm footing in the pinnacle of the UFC's best. Since seventh grade Edgar has wrestled with Steve Rivera at Elite Wrestling NJ in Jackson, New Jersey.  Matt Veach was named as Pellegrino's replacement, moving up from an undercard bout. On September 11, 2013, the UFC announced during UFC Tonight, that Edgar would coach against former two-time opponent, B.J. He made his main card debut at UFC 78 against veteran fighter Spencer Fisher and won via unanimous decision.
However, in recent years, Edgar has begun to slow down. “The best thing to do is to stay in my own head. Edgar suffered his first loss at UFC Fight Night 13 against Gray Maynard. , A rematch with Henderson took place on August 11, 2012, at UFC 150. Danny LoGiudice has covered local sports across New Jersey since 2014.
He was a NCAA Division I wrestling All-American at Clarion University.  Aldo again defeated Edgar via unanimous decision. For the occasion, Frankie joined Cyrus Fees, Brave's play-by-play commentator in calling the 10-bout fight card hosted in Curitiba, Brazil.
© 2020 Oview Digital. His boxing trainer is Mark Henry of Millstone, New Jersey. “Three weight classes, I’ve showed I can compete with the best at 38 years old.
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