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Rumors have been rampant for weeks about when the much-anticipated Frankie Edgar versus Jose Aldo bout for the UFC Featherweight Championship would take place.
On FUEL TV’s “UFC Tonight”, it was announced that the match-up would headline the promotion’s annual Superbowl weekend extravaganza, scheduled to take place Feb.2 at a yet to be determined venue.
It’s been an injury-ridden year for Jose Aldo, as he was forced out of bouts at UFC 149 and UFC 153 against Eric Koch and Frankie Edgar respectively. His last bout was in January at UFC 142 where he successfully defended his world championship against Alpha Male product, Chad Mendes.
Edgar as well has had a disappointing 2012, going 0-2. Edgar lost his world lightweight championship in February to Benson Henderson, as well as the rematch in August, both in close controversial decisions.
Pressure began mounting on Edgar to make the move to featherweight after losing his lightweight championship, and finally after two straight losses...
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UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo will defend his title against former lightweight Frankie Edgar at UFC 156. The event will be held in Las Vegas on February 2nd which will be during Super Bowl weekend.
Aldo and Edgar were originally expected to face each other in the main event of UFC 153 in Rio. However, Aldo was forced to withdraw from the bout after suffering an injury in a...
During this week’s edition of FUEL TV’s UFC Tonight, UFC president Dana White confirmed reigning featherweight king Jose Aldo (Pictured) will defend his throne against Frankie Edgar on February 2nd at UFC 156.
The duo were originally slated to collide in one of the most anticipated 145-pound affairs in mixed martial arts history until the leg Aldo injured in a motorcycle accident...
When Jose Aldo fights again it will be for the first time in over a year. And for the 6th time, he will be putting his Featherweight title on the line.
The folks over at UFCTonight broke the news tonight that Aldo will be defending his strap against Frankie Edgar in Vegas on February 2nd, a fight that will likely headline the promotions annual "Super Saturday" fight...
UFC 156: Aldo vs. Edgar
When: February 2nd, 2013
Where: Las Vegas, Nevada
How: Pay-Per-View (10PM ET/7PM PT)
Frankie Edgar vs. Jose Aldo (UFC featherweight champion)
UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is eager, and motivated to face the top ranked former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar at UFC 156.
The two pound-for-pound ranked opponents are scheduled to square off in Las Vegas, Nevada in an unannounced venue on Feb. 2.
A blockbuster featherweight championship bout between Jose Aldo and former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar has been officially scheduled for UFC 156. UFC president Dana White made the...
Today Jose Aldo's head coach, Andre Pederneiras, revealed in detail the injury his fighter suffered as the result of a motorcycle accident in Brazil several weeks ago. The injury eventually forced...