Tag: Frankie Edgar

Frankie Edgar explains why he accepted non-title fight against Brian Ortega at UFC 222

MMAfighting.com By Shaun Al-Shatti@shaunalshatti   Frankie Edgar’s road back to gold grew even more snakebitten earlier this month when featherweight champion Max Holloway was forced to withdraw from the pair’s rescheduled title fight at UFC 222 after suffering a leg injury in training. The bad news arrived just three months after Edgar’s first scheduled meeting with […]

Frankie Edgar aiming to return in March or April to fight Max Holloway

By Alexander K. Lee@AlexanderKLee   Frankie Edgar Esther Lin, MMA Fighting Frankie Edgar is recovering from an orbital injury that knocked him out of a featherweight title opportunity vs. champion Max Holloway, and he’s optimistic that they can make that fight happen soon. “The Answer” was in attendance at UFC Fresno this past weekend, and he managed […]