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BJ Penn vs. Frankie Edgar I

Co-Main Event | UFC Lightweight Championship | 155 lbs

Mmaweekly large Frankie "The Answer" Edgar
Mmaweekly large "The Prodigy" BJ Penn

Edgar
Decision
Round 5

Frankie Edgar BJ Penn

"The Answer" "The Prodigy"

12-1-0   Pro Record At Fight   15-5-1
Climbed to 13-1   Record After Fight   Fell to 15-6
+588 (Heavy Underdog)   Betting Odds   -900 (Huge Favorite)
Challenger   Title   Champion
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Toms River, New Jersey   Fighting out of   Hilo, Hawaii
28 years, 5 months, 4 days   Age at Fight   31 years, 3 months
154.0 lbs (69.9 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs)
5'6" (168cm)   Height   5'9" (176cm)
72.0" (183cm)   Reach   70.0" (178cm)
The Notorious B.I.G. - Kick in the Door   Walkout Music   Israel Kamakawiwo'ole - Hawaii '78 into E Ala E
Ricardo Almeida Jiu Jitsu   Gym   Jackson Wink MMA
UFC 112
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 112: Invincible
  • Date: Saturday 04.10.2010
  • Referee: Herb Dean
  • Venue: Concert Arena at Ferrari World
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Bout Billing: Co-Main Event (fight 9 of 10)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Penn Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Edgar Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Title on Line: UFC Lightweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Penn
  • Event Links:

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Videos & Highlights

    Interview  |  Pre-Fight Interview Video With Frank Edgar report dead link

    Frankie Edgar gives his thoughts in this pre-fight interview video before his first fight with BJ Penn at UFC 112.

  • Interview  |  BJ Penn UFC 112 pre-fight interview report dead link

    Watch this video interview with BJ Penn for the UFC 112 BJ Penn vs. Frank Edgar lightweight title fight in Abu Dhabi.

  • Video Blog  |  Frankie Edgar UFC 112 video blog report dead link

    Watch the official video blog for Frankie Edgar prior to his first fight with BJ Penn at UFC 112.

  • Interview  |  Frankie Edgar UFC 112 post-fight interview report dead link

    Emotional Frankie Edgar discusses title win over BJ Penn after UFC 112.

Penn vs. Edgar I Fighter Tweets

If fighters from this bout were talking on Twitter before or after the fight, this is where you can find it. Below are all the Tweets we've recorded near the date of the bout.

@onecheeseburger Of course
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@ii_XVi Sweeeet!!! c ya there Brandon!
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@Samnang_Man has a lot of stuff people didnt know.
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Check out Dave Weintraub! @weinish the writer of my New book WHY I FIGHT! & heres his blog too- http://weinish.blogspot.com Mahalos Dave
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-MMADieHards.com's daily Blogs-"UFC 116's Wanderlei Silva Breaksdown Yoshihiro Akiyama" on BJPENN.COM: http://ning.it/cLjv5D
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"on my way to Vegas for the signing in Henderson 7pm at barnes & Noble" FREE on BJPENN.COM: http://ning.it/bMv5Td
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@patriciadees cool! hope you likes
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@shogunfan yup. See you there
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"Strikeforce-behind the scenes at press conf" FREE on BJPENN.COM: http://ning.it/aYYcfy
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@nobody2somebody The perfect combo
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@nobody2somebody Nice!
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Whats up Vegas!! gonna be at the Barnes & Noble on North Stephanie in Henderson NV @ 7 PM TONIGHT! http://tweetphoto.com/18520701
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"Had to stop by and check out Matt Serra BJJ Huntington Long Island" FREE on BJPENN.COM: http://ning.it/aoEsBa
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"Wrapping up at Book Revue on Long Island" FREE on BJPENN.COM: http://ning.it/bpW9e3
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"Shout Outs in Long Island!" FREE on BJPENN.COM: http://ning.it/bnfzUT
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""Why I Fight!" # 5 on Amazon.com big debut on Hot Releases!!!" FREE on BJPENN.COM: http://ning.it/bUlS1V
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"Signings @ Book Revue in Long Island just started" FREE on BJPENN.COM: http://ning.it/bzOSOJ
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@randomboyj lol
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"Topps Shows us Mickey Mantle Rookie Card" FREE on BJPENN.COM: http://ning.it/bs2pQq
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"Mayhem Strikeforce open workout" FREE on BJPENN.COM: http://ning.it/9Jr4xq
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"Melendez in shape and ready for Aoki" FREE on BJPENN.COM: http://ning.it/c2J0j5
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"Gil Melendez Strikeforce open workout" FREE on BJPENN.COM: http://ning.it/c9C5OA
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@joesenigaglia :)
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@CaptKimura of course
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Whats up!! Long Island!!! - FULL SCHEDULE BJ PENN BOOK SIGNINGS -http://tweetphoto.com/18437415
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