Found October 08, 2011 on Cage Writer:
Have you made your pick on tomorrow's lightweight title fight? It sounds like everyone is split on the third fight between UFC champ Frank Edgar and Gray Maynard. Even the crowd equally booed the two fighters at the Toyota Center. They both made weight easily. Maynard, trailed by diet guru Mike Dolce, was absolutely shredded. He'll be the bigger man in the cage at UFC 136. Edgar walks around at 162 while Maynard could be 170-plus by the time the introductions are made tomorrow night around 10 p.m. CT. On stage, Edgar said he's sick of the "kid" and wants to curb "The Bully." The crowd was fired up over this very deep card. The pay-per-view also features a second title fight as UFC featherweight champ Jose Aldo defends against Kenny Florian. The 5-foot-10 Florian looked incredibly skinny on the scales at 145. This is his second fight at the weight so he should be acclimated. It's his third shot at a UFC title. "This is the fight that brought ...

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UFC 136 “Edgar vs. Maynard III” — LIVE Oct. 8th from the Toyota Center in Houston, TX. Third times a charm, UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar and Grey Maynard will try to settle the score once and for all as the two face off the belt. PPV: 9pm EST SpikeTV: 8pm EST Facebook: 5:45pm EST [...]

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Their rematch was one of the best fights of 2011, and now Frankie Edgar and Gray Maynard steel themselves for one more war to truly determine who is the best fighter in the lightweight division. Check out this portion of the Countdown to UFC 136 show right here on MMABay! Why not tell us what you [...]

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UFC lightweight champion, Frankie Edgar talks about his UFC 136 main event win over Gray Maynard last night in Houston, Texas, explaining it was the biggest of his career to date and he’ll be looking forward now to facing new challenges in the future.Why not tell us what you think about this story and [...]

Frankie Edgar is the number two “pound for pound” fighter on the planet in Dana White’s mind (video)

UFC President, Dana White reveals that in his opinion lightweight champion, Frankie Edgar is the number two “pound for pound” fighter on the planet after defending his 155 pound crown last night at UFC 136 in Houston, Texas. Why not tell us what you think about this story and get your thoughts featured in this [...]

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All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow night’s “UFC 136: Edgar vs. Maynard III” event will be tipping the scales today inside the Toyota Center in Houston. The first athlete is scheduled to weigh-in at approximately 5PM ET/2PM PT. Please click HERE if you would like to stream Friday’s weight competition. The Octagon’s long-awaited return to Texas features a...

UFC 136 postfight: ‘Rocky’ references, baseball bats and the People’s champ

HOUSTON - In the end, the main card at UFC 136 delivered because Frank Edgar and Gray Maynard produced another classic in their third meeting in front of 16,164. The live gate was $2.23 million. The UFC now holds the marks for the No. 1 and No. 4 all-time gates at the Toyota Center. The effort in that main event got the UFC's lightweight champ the Knockout of the Night bonus...

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The UFC's deepest card of the year presents some pretty interesting gambling challenges. One title fight is basically a toss-up while the other is being booked as a blowout. Frank Edgar is still a small favorite over a guy he's 0-1-1 against in Gray Maynard. Edgar is minus-130 with Maynard coming back at plus-110. The bettors don't feel the same about Kenny Florian as...
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