Frankie
Edgar
17-4-1( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 17 fights.
Record: 17-4-1
Summary: Wrestling, cardio, boxing

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Answer
From: Summit, New Jersey USA
Fights Out Of: Toms River, New Jersey USA
Age: 33
Height: 5' 6" ( 167 cm )
Weight: 145 lb ( 65 kg )
College: Clarion University
Degree: Political Science

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
2694
41% Successful
1091
Types of Successful Strikes
0
1091
64% Standing
28%
695
90
306
Striking Defense
71
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
147
38% Successful
56
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
8
40
2
Takedown Defense
64
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Frankie Edgar
UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs Faber
May 16, 2015
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Win
Frankie Edgar
Nov 22, 2014
93
31
7
0
2
0
16
0
R5 Submission
Win
Frankie Edgar
Jul 6, 2014
90
13
3
0
0
0
3
0
R3 KO/TKO
Win
Frankie Edgar
Jul 6, 2013
81
38
2
0
0
1
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Frankie Edgar
Feb 2, 2013
76
60
0
2
0
0
0
0
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Frankie Edgar
Aug 11, 2012
64
66
0
2
1
2
0
0
R5 Decision - Split
Frankie Edgar
Feb 25, 2012
68
87
5
1
0
3
0
0
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Frankie Edgar
Oct 8, 2011
61
42
0
0
0
0
0
0
R4 KO/TKO
DRAW
Frankie Edgar
Jan 1, 2011
95
71
3
3
2
1
0
1
R5 Decision - Split
Frankie Edgar
Aug 28, 2010
94
36
3
2
0
0
1
0
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Frankie Edgar
Apr 10, 2010
71
61
0
1
0
0
0
0
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Frankie Edgar
Dec 5, 2009
25
7
0
3
1
0
1
0
R2 Submission
Win
Frankie Edgar
May 23, 2009
74
27
1
1
1
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Frankie Edgar
Jul 19, 2008
69
18
10
0
0
1
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Frankie Edgar
Apr 2, 2008
19
26
9
1
0
0
3
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Frankie Edgar
Nov 17, 2007
42
6
8
0
0
0
10
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Frankie Edgar
Jul 7, 2007
31
6
0
0
0
0
2
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Frankie Edgar
Feb 3, 2007
55
38
8
3
0
4
6
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

TRAINING: Training striking, wrestling, BJJ, or strength and conditioning two to three times a day.

When and why did you start training for fighting?
After I graduated from college in May of 2005. I always liked the sport. I have seen other people with a wrestling background do well, and I felt that I could succeed.

Accomplishments in amateur competition?
Two-time State Place Winner for New Jersey, 2nd in H.S. Nationals in 2000, four-time Division I National Qualifier for Clarion University and College Freestyle All-American in 2004.

Accomplishments in pro competition?
Former UFC lightweight champion, Reality Fighting 155lb Champion

Ranks in any martial arts styles:
Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Favorite grappling technique:
Guillotine choke

Favorite striking technique:
Right hand

Do you have any heroes?
My dad and my high school wrestling coach, Mr. Reid. These two are the toughest people that I know, both mentally and physically.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
I have a BA in Political Science from Clarion University

What was your job before you started fighting?
Plumber
• 1-1-1 against Gray Maynard, 3-0 against BJ Penn

• Made three successful title defenses (2-0-1) before loss to Henderson

• Four wins by knockout, four by submission (2 RNC, 1 guillotine, 1 neck crank)

• Five first round finishes

• Has solid stand-up skills as well as exceptional wrestling.

Career

Key Opponents

BJ Penn
BJ Penn
16-10-2
( W-L-D )
Gray Maynard
Gray Maynard
12-5-1, 1NC
( W-L-D )

Key Fights

Result
Opponent
Event
Replay
Win
BJ Penn UFC® 118 EDGAR vs PENN 2
Win
BJ Penn UFC® 118 EDGAR vs PENN 2

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