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José Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar

Main Event | UFC Featherweight Championship | 145 lbs

Mmaweekly large José Aldo "Junior"
Mmaweekly large Frankie "The Answer" Edgar

Aldo
Decision
Round 5

José Aldo Frankie Edgar

"Junior" "The Answer"

21-1-0   Pro Record At Fight   15-3-1
Climbed to 22-1   Record After Fight   Fell to 15-4
-175 (Slight Favorite)   Betting Odds   +165 (Slight Underdog)
Champion   Title   Challenger
Br Brazil   Nationality   Us United States
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil   Fighting out of   Toms River, New Jersey
26 years, 4 months, 24 days   Age at Fight   31 years, 3 months, 17 days
145.0 lbs (65.8 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   144.0 lbs (65.3 kgs)
5'7" (170cm)   Height   5'6" (168cm)
70.0" (178cm)   Reach   72.0" (183cm)
Nova União   Gym   Ricardo Almeida Jiu Jitsu
UFC 156
  • Bout Information
  • Date: Saturday 02.02.2013 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Steve Mazzagatti
  • Venue: Mandalay Bay Events Center
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 11 of 11)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: Featherweight | 145 lbs (65.8 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Aldo Total Disclosed Pay: $290,000
  • Edgar Total Disclosed Pay: $170,000
  • Title on Line: UFC Featherweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Aldo

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Aldo vs. Edgar Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 1581  
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KO/TKO
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Decision
Aldo
66%
Edgar
34%

Aldo vs. Edgar Fighter Tweets

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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.

Make sure yours has a seat. Vinnie likes the no seat ride "@VinnieDelleFave: @cbaldi28 trek dugg"
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“@007NiGGA: @FrankieEdgar I've been wanting to get one, but they are expensive man. Well worth the price though I'm sure..” I love it
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“@medicricci: @FrankieEdgar Enjoy! I have my new computer enroute as well :-)” @Alienware
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Spoke to my manager @AliDominance today....looking forward to big moves with @AlienwareMMA @BrianButler_Au
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“@PhenomLima: Foto com o campeão @josealdojunior!!! Esse eu sou fã.. Luta demais!! Osss http://t.co/kzF0v8pS”vlw irmao abs
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“@raphaelscostarj: #UFC: @JoseAldoJunior, o supercampeão que se esquiva da fama http://t.co/hUGEdHQi Humildade é a chave do sucesso!”e isso!
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Making some Fe bills. Backed by Iron Bars "@UFCfanANDY: @FrankieEdgar @krismccray is EA starting to get the next ... http://t.co/a75tdVdH
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Going to get my face scanned with @KrisMccray hightimes99 http://t.co/FzLEPrhx
3 days
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Embarcando para Atlanta, quinta tem a vitoria do @351marlon no bellator nao percam !!!
2 days
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Hey guys! You can win a trip to the 55th #GRAMMYs if you listen & share my GRAMMY Champion playlist! http://t.co/ZiVLhH4P @ufc
2 days
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now im going to help @351marlon on his weight cut
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For those asking about that scar Above my eye. This happened the night before Thanksgiving. http://t.co/4Oc1o5eB
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I also wanna thank my team, coaches, and training partners for putting together such a great training camp I'm nothing without them!
2 days
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Big thanks to all my fans. No matter what it feels good to be home with my family chilling with my two boys. Life is good!
2 days
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@EdsonBarbozaJR thank you brother. See you soon!
2 days
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Thanks for all support!! Lets go! its time!!
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Thank you for all the love and well wishes! Iron Army stand up!!!
4 hours
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hoje tem surpresa no @ufc com @OralB aguardem..
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Looking forward to representing @MetroPCS tonight @ufc 156 #TeamMetro
7 minutes
before
Hey Guys you can hang with #TeamFTF fighters @MartinKampmann #LybargerTwins and I at the @LVFightShop from tomorrow 12-2pm. @Fearthefighter
1 hour
before
If my playlist is in the lead,my fans have a chance to win tix to @TheGRAMMYs! http://t.co/Exn6ym32 Listen & share http://t.co/ZiVLhH4P @ufc
16 hours
before
I want to thank @TeamGaspari for the great supplements throughout the year helping me with all my training. @RichGaspari @ufc 156
19 hours
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Check out my Official @Fearthefighter @ufc 156 Walkout tshirt: http://t.co/QmMchLJG #restoretheshore
19 hours
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A big thank you to @rjrogers87 for being a part of my @ufc 156 sponsors! @virtustream @AliDominance
19 hours
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Thank you for all your help! "@LOCKloaded: Congrats to @FrankieEdgar and @ikevallieflagg for making weight. Hard ... http://t.co/yrWm92p9
19 hours
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@thugjitsumaster thanks bro lets do this tomorrow!!
19 hours
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If you are at the Jersey Shore go to My Hometown Headquarters at Hemmingways to watch me fight! @hemingwaysnj
20 hours
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Love em thank you! "@Everlast_: Check out these custom @everlast_ gloves we made for @frankieedgar. Good luck in ... http://t.co/NnjkpXu8
23 hours
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Thanks Jenni see you guys soon! "@JENNIWOWW: Praying every chance I get for @FrankieEdgar!!!! So excited for ... http://t.co/97DaCzn4
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Great pict "@RyanLoco: Challenger @FrankieEdgar looks out over the empty @UFC arena. @AliDominance http://t.co/bwRaXtNV"
1 day
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Awesome thanks! "@AverageJoeArt: @frankieedgar hey Frankie, BIG fan. Wanted to share some artwork that I just ... http://t.co/FWrcS5xP
2 days
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News...coming soon!!
2 days
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http://t.co/R5ue7OBZ @canalCombate
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#JerseyStrong http://t.co/rHv1Fsig
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últimos kilos...tá chegando a hora!
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Listen & share my GRAMMY Champion playlist and you could win tix to the #GRAMMYs! http://t.co/ZiVLhH4P @ufc
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Happy to represent team @AlienwareMMA @Alienware at @ufc 156 @brianbutler_au
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Check out my Official @Fearthefighter @ufc 156 Walkout tshirt: http://t.co/QmMchLJG #restoretheshore
3 days
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I want to thank @TeamGaspari for the great supplements throughout the year helping me with all my training. @RichGaspari @ufc 156
3 days
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Check out my channel at http://t.co/CXu9Rnq7 for all my vblogs leading up to @ufc 156
3 days
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Can't wait! Thanks! "@AlienwareMMA: Hey @FrankieEdgar, I have a trick daddy M14x waiting for delivery this ... http://t.co/cBQE6FnY
3 days
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Just posted a photo http://t.co/tgRKtQbq
3 days
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Huge shout out to @LOCKloaded and http://t.co/V4cEVlbP for making this weight cut not much of a weight cut at all! Feeling awesome!
3 days
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Work!! "@gina_annese: @FrankieEdgar your commercial is on at the gym & your staring at me LOL motivation i suppose"
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UFC 156 complete fighter breakdown, Frankie 'The Answer' Edgar edition http://t.co/izjLN1Jf
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Six years later, Frankie Edgar's UFC career comes full circle http://t.co/3JZhpTm3
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Edgar Maynard III. Photo courtesy of Getty Images. http://t.co/MOfv7TM0
4 days
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“@ufc: Just another day as @FrankieEdgar signs autographs and talks about his superfight with http://t.co/UKzWcy2N” @Fearthefighter
4 days
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After my fight you can find me celebrating at The Act Nightclub @theactlv team @Fearthefighter
4 days
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Thank you to @MicroTechCEO for all of the support throughout the years. @ufc 156
4 days
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I want to thank @TeamGaspari for the great supplements throughout the year helping me with all my training. @RichGaspari @ufc 156
4 days
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@FrankieEdgar: A big thank you to @rjrogers87 for being a part of my @ufc 156 sponsors! @virtustream
4 days
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Check out my Official @Fearthefighter @ufc 156 Walkout tshirt: http://t.co/QmMchLJG #restoretheshore
4 days
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Lol thank you "@CourtneyPal: Today Francesco was showing me what kind of cool moves he learns from dad! Learns ... http://t.co/GcMLVGiV
4 days
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Fight Week: UFC156 Aldo Edgar for the 145lbs. title #herewego http://t.co/ZkOWl6P2
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quase lá...#pesagem ! @canalCombate @ufc
4 days
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Almost There...#weighin
4 days
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If my playlist is in the lead, my fans have a chance to win tix to @TheGRAMMYs! http://t.co/Exn6ym32 Listen & share http://t.co/ZiVLhH4P
4 days
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Check out my Official @Fearthefighter @ufc 156 Walkout tshirt: http://t.co/QmMchLJG #restoretheshore
5 days
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Depois de chegar de viagem dois treinos pra relaxar !! Uiii negoo boa noiteeeeeee
5 days
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@FredsonPaixao vlw irmao boa noite
5 days
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@FredsonPaixao demorou mas foi rsrsrsrs
5 days
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Had a blast! "@kevinandbean: Thanks @FrankieEdgar for stopping by during fight week! Good luck at #ufc156 @ufc ... http://t.co/NIbrvmzE
5 days
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If my playlist is in the lead, my fans have a chance to win tix to @TheGRAMMYs! http://t.co/Exn6ym32 Listen & share http://t.co/ZiVLhH4P
5 days
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Can't wait to get my laptop from @AlienwareMMA @Alienware
5 days
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Thank you to @AlienwareMMA for sponsoring me @ufc 156!
5 days
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Ha can't wait "@RogerMathewsNJ: Just 4 more days till we leave for Vegas to watch @FrankieEdgar bring that strap ... http://t.co/qoODfune
5 days
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Road to UFC 156 part 3 http://t.co/I78914lk
6 days
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Listen & share my GRAMMY Champion playlist and you could win tix to the #GRAMMYs! http://t.co/ZiVLhH4P
6 days
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Thanks bro see you out there!! "@ShaneVictorino: @FrankieEdgar looking forward to watching you fight next week ... http://t.co/Cx8YeUoN
7 days
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Always good seeing you and @RogerMathewsNJ! Can't wait! "@JENNIWOWW: @FrankieEdgar love seeing u and the boys ... http://t.co/CyVHqNTL
7 days
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Lets go "@EDGEHoboken: Almost fight time, prepping @phillipenover ! #mma lets go #edgeteam http://t.co/Jdylv1Of"
7 days
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Congrats brother! "@PinosPizza: @rafaelsaponatal !!!!!!!!!! Yesssss!!!!"
7 days
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Thanks! "@dustinTlong: @FrankieEdgar Cannot wait for next week Frankie. Good luck man, Hoboken will be going crazy for you!!"
7 days
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Go get em "@EDGEHoboken: @PhillipeNover @FrankieEdgar @AkiraCorassani nap time before the fight! http://t.co/xvZbqaGy" KING!"
7 days
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Can't wait "@AliDominance: 5pm @rafaelsaponatal will fight @ufc. On FX"
7 days
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Thanks man!! "@TigerFanClub: FYI: The TigerFanClub is always #TeamEdgar #UFC156 Feb 2nd. @FrankieEdgar"
7 days
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Get it done! "@SpaniardMMA: @PhillipeNover good luck brother!"
7 days
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Let's go Brotha!! "@TomDeBlass: Good luck to our boy @rafaelsaponatal. This is your fight 100% brother."
7 days
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If my playlist is in the lead, my fans have a chance to win tix to @TheGRAMMYs! http://t.co/Exn6ym32 Listen share http://t.co/ZiVLhH4P @ufc
7 days
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“@lucas_agto: @josealdojunior http://t.co/N1y3GdR8”ficou muito maneiro, gostei obrigado ao MC SMITH!!
7 days
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Hey guys! You can win a trip to the 55th #GRAMMYs if you listen & share my GRAMMY Champion playlist! http://t.co/ZiVLhH4P
7 days
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Congrats kid! "@TomDeBlass: @TeamFrankieP congrats brother!!!"
8 days
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Congrats Scottie! "@VinnieDelleFave: Congrats to one of my best friends and teammate Scott Winston on his 100th win!! @scottiewinn"
8 days
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Go get em "@CoachGoodale: 45 minutes away until @RUWrestling takes on WVU http://t.co/Vpbk1EhR"
8 days
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Thank you for everything! "@EdsonBarbozaJR: It's your time bro! Let's do it! @FrankieEdgar"
8 days
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A big thank you to @rjrogers87 for being a part of my @ufc 156 sponsors! @virtustream
8 days
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"@PinosPizza: Great thx for for getting @FrankieEdgar wrestling to crazy level - dave Esposito @EDGEHoboken ... http://t.co/d5DAV9tM
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Keep us posted on my boy "@MikeChiappetta: I'm in the courtroom for the Eddie Alvarez hearing that could ... http://t.co/8wRgqV6x
8 days
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Happy Australia Day! "@suthodan: @FrankieEdgar How bout a Happy Australia day for all your Aussie fans future champ?"
8 days
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Followin my diet on http://t.co/3TCPUHIm this past week has been great Weights going down strength n energy stayin up @LOCKloaded is the man
8 days
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Video Blog: Frankie's road to UFC 156 - Part 2 http://t.co/uMFY66mh
9 days
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Thanks man best of luck throughout the rest of the season! "@themailmanCUP: @FrankieEdgar we got ur back bro"
9 days
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http://t.co/JOSwzySd check it out for all my vlogs!
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“@reblav2: @josealdojunior foco, força de vontade, e fé em #Deus que no dia 2 vai dar tudo certo.”amem irmao .
9 days
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Looking good Tony! "@MicroTechCEO: Thanks Modern Government Magazine! Amazing article & wonderful ... http://t.co/h1XLZVLH
9 days
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Check out my Official @Fearthefighter @ufc 156 Walkout tshirt: http://t.co/QmMchLJG #restoretheshore
9 days
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Lets get it bro "@TeamFrankieP: 156 ready to go!! @Almeidabjj @PinosPizza @EliteWrestling @BrianBlueASSA"
9 days
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Road to @ufc 156 part 2. Boom! http://t.co/CQg1L22K
9 days
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Get after it bro! "@DaMommasBoy: Exactly one week until fight night.. I can't wait to get back in the ring"
9 days
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98 para 4000 #tweets !!
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Passaporte na mão! Partiu ultimo treino de #mma em @academiaupper
9 days
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