Tag: Frankie Edgar

Dana White confirms Frankie Edgar gets next title shot: He’s still number three in the world

Bloodyelbow.com By Milan Ordoñez@Mr_Ordonez  After getting back on the winning track with a win over Cub Swanson in a rematch in Atlantic City three weeks ago, Frankie Edgar immediately put himself in the conversation as a strong candidate to get the next shot at UFC featherweight gold. Apart from the belief that he could actually […]

Frankie Edgar: I deserve to fight the winner of Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega

Bloodyelbow.com By Milan Ordoñez@Mr_Ordonez   After suffering his first-ever stoppage loss at UFC 222 last March, Frankie Edgar was able to bounce back in Atlantic City two weeks ago with a unanimous decision win over Cub Swansonin their rematch. Now back on the winning track, “The Answer” believes he should be next in line to face the […]

Frankie Edgar: ‘I think I’m still close’ to a title shot despite recent loss

Bloodyelbow.com By Milan Ordoñez@Mr_Ordonez Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar suffered his first-ever stoppage loss when he was knocked out by Brian Ortega in the first round of their UFC 222 co-headliner fight in early March. The loss had brought him further down the ladder of contenders who would be next in line for a shot at […]