Originally posted on 5thRound.com  |  Last updated 2/3/13
A featherweight superfight between champion Jose Aldo (Pictured) and Frankie Edgar headlined Saturday’s UFC 156 pay-per-view broadcast. Please click HERE to catch our live results and play-by-play coverage. Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada hosted tonight’s festivities. Betting Line: Favorite (-) Underdog (+) Frank Edgar +175 Jose Aldo -220 Here is the play-by-play from Edgar vs. Aldo: 1stRound: Edgar charges in and eats an uppercut. Two quick left jabs by Aldo. A pair of solid straight rights by the champ. Aldo’s hands look sharp, particularly his long left jab. Thunderous leg kick by Aldo. And another. It’s imperative Edgar avoids them, not just because they hurt like hell but it takes away his foot movement. 5thRound scored it: Aldo, 10-9. 2ndRound: Edgar’s lead leg is already bruised from two kicks. One-two combo by Aldo. The speed advantage Edgar enjoyed at lightweight isn’t translating in his 145-pound debut. Edgar fails on his first takedown attempt. Aldo unleas...
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