Ajax loader

Us

Pro Record

"Fast Eddie"

9-5-0

Justin Edwards

Justin "Fast Eddie" Edwards

Photo Source:  

Mma weekly
  • Given Name: Justin Ross Edwards
  • MMA Record: 9-5-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Fast Eddie
  • Current Streak: 1 Win
  • Age: 34 | Date of Birth: 1983.01.26
  • Last Fight: September 09, 2016
  • Weight Class: Welterweight | Last Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: JG MMA Academy
  • Height: 5'10" (178cm) | Reach: 70.0" (178cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $82,000 USD
  • Born: Mansfield, Ohio, United States
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG  |  UFC.com
  • Fighting out of: Bellefontaine, Ohio
  • Personal Pages: Twitter  |  Facebook  |  Tapology

Justin Edwards Welterweight Ranking History

Tapology Regional Rankings Rankings FAQ

Fighting for a major organization has made Justin Edwards ineligible for regional rankings.

Gyms & Affiliations

Justin Edwards MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Win | Submission
1:24 Round 1 of 3

Us Cody Pahan
8-5-0 0-1-0

Us Fight Night At The Island
Main Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2016.09.09
Cancelled Bout Damion Hill Fight Night At The Island 2016.09.09
Cancelled Bout Joey Holt GOTC MMA 20 2016.03.19
Loss | Submission
4:58 Round 3 of 3, 14:58 Total

Us Joe Proctor
8-4-0 10-3-0

Us UFC Fight Night 68: Boetsch vs. Henderson
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2015.06.06
Odds: +180 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs) | Referee: Myron Gaudet | Walkout Music: Ram Jam - Black Betty
#21 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2015
Cancelled Bout Yancy Medeiros UFC 177 2014.08.30
Reason: Edwards Hand Injury
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Ramsey Nijem
8-3-0 7-4-0

Us UFC Fight Night 35: Rockhold vs. Philippou
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2014.01.15
Odds: +135 (Slight Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $10,000 Base | Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs) | Referee: George Allen
Loss | KO/TKO | Strikes
1:23 Round 1 of 3

Us Brandon Thatch
8-2-0 9-1-0

Us UFC Fight Night 27: Condit vs. Kampmann 2
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2013.08.28
Odds: +220 (Moderate Underdog) | Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs) | Referee: Rob Hinds
UFC Fight Night 27 Knockout of the Night
Cancelled Bout Gunnar Nelson UFC on FUEL TV 7 2013.02.16
Reason: Edwards Injury
Win | Submission | Choke
0:45 Round 1 of 3

Us Josh Neer
7-2-0 33-11-1

Us UFC on FX 5: Browne vs. Silva
Main Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2012.10.05
Odds: +255 (Moderate Underdog) Upset Victory | Disclosed Pay: $60,000 ($10K Base, $10K Bonus, $40K Sub/Night) | Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs) | Referee: Nick Gamst
#40 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2012
UFC on FX 5 Submission of the Night
Cancelled Bout Stephen Thompson UFC 143 2012.02.04
Reason: Edwards Injury
Cancelled Bout Mike Stumpf UFC 143 2012.02.04
Reason: Stumpf Injury
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Gb John Maguire
7-1-0 16-3-0

Gb UFC 138: Leben vs. Munoz
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2011.11.05
Odds: -135 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs) | Referee: Leon Roberts
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Jorge Lopez
6-1-0 11-1-0

Us UFC Fight Night 25: Battle on the Bayou
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2011.09.17
Odds: +320 (Moderate Underdog) Upset Victory | Weigh-In: 171.0 lbs (77.6 kgs) | Referee: Kevin Mulhall
Loss | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Clay Harvison
6-0-0 8-2-0

Us The Ultimate Fighter 13 Finale
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2011.06.04
Odds: -210 (Moderate Favorite) Upset Defeat | Disclosed Pay: $8,000 Base | Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs) | Referee: Josh Rosenthal
Loss | KO/TKO | Kick
Exhibition Bout
3:57 Round 1 of 2

Us Tony Ferguson
6-0-0 10-2-0

Us The Ultimate Fighter Season 13: Team Lesnar vs. Team Dos Santos
Main Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2011.02.12
Referee: Josh Rosenthal
Win | Submission | Choke

Us Marcus Ajian

Us Ohio Regional

2010.06.25
Win | Submission | Choke

Us Tony Parker

Us Ohio Regional

2010.04.10
Win | Submission | Armlock

Us Dave Scaife

Us International Fighting Championship

2010.01.08
Win | Submission | Choke

Us Dan Stittgen

Us International Fighting Championship

2010.01.08
Win | Submission | Choke
4:12 Round 1 of 3

Us John Troyer
1-0-0 8-3-0

Us Bellator 5
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2009.05.01
Disclosed Pay: $4,000 ($2K Base, $2K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 169.5 lbs (76.9 kgs)
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Us Josh Rafferty

Us Extreme Challenge

2008.11.21
Amateur Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | Submission

Us Mickey Hughes

Us North American Allied Fight Series

2008.09.19
Loss | Decision | Split

Us Kostandinos Angelas

Us Ohio Regional

2008.03.14
Win | Submission | Choke

Us Troy Miller

Us Ohio Regional

2008.02.16
Win | KO/TKO

Jason Koehler

Us Ohio Regional

2007.11.17
Win | KO/TKO

Sean Lewis

Us Ohio Regional

2007.09.29
Win | Submission

Us Joe Camacho

Us Ohio Regional

2007.05.19
Win | KO/TKO

Us Chad Smith

Us Ohio Regional

2007.01.27
Win | Submission | Choke

Us Dusty Jones

Us Ohio Regional

2006.10.07

Justin Edwards Wiki Update Wiki

Justin Edwards began his MMA training in 2006 the day after watching an MMA fight on TV  and decided he could do it as well. In October of that year Edwards made his amateur debut and went 6-0 before losing 3 straight. He decided to go pro after that and would again go on a 6 fight win streak.

Edwards was a replacement for Keon Caldwell on The Ultimate Fighter Team Lesnar vs. Team Dos Santos. Edwards would face the future winner of the season Tony Ferguson but would lose via an upkick that knocked him out. He was set to fight in the wild card round but was not cleared in time for the fight. He would stay signed on with the UFC and make his debut against Clay Harvison on The Ultimate Fighter 13 Finale. He would lose a split decision but follow up with a Unanimous Decision victory over Jorge Lopez before dropping another decision to John Maguire. He would then sit out for a year before submitting Josh Neer at UFC on FX 5. He would next face highly touted Brandon Thatch at UFC Fight Night 27. He lost by TKO in the first round. Edwards made his lightweight debut against Ramsey Nijem at UFC Fight Night 35, but would lose by unanimous decision. This marked the first time he had lost consecutive fights in his career and put his UFC record at 2-4.

Last updated 01.16.2014, 12:22 AM ET
Wiki Contributors:

Justin Edwards News View All

Tune into FS1 on Wednesday, July 5th at 10 PM ET/PT for episode 12 of The Ultimate Fi... (4 months ago)
Tune into FS1 on Wednesday, June 28th at 10 PM ET/PT for episode 11 of The Ultimate F... (5 months ago)
Tune into FS1 on Wednesday, June 21st at 10 PM ET/PT for episode 10 of The Ultimate F... (5 months ago)
Don't miss a brand new Ultimate Fighter episode this Wednesday on FS1Following Dhiego Lim... (5 months ago)
Tune into FS1 on Wednesday, June 14th at 10 PM ET/PT for episode 9 of The Ultimate Fi... (5 months ago)
Don't miss a brand new Ultimate Fighter episode this Wednesday on FS1   // The quarte... (5 months ago)
Cody Garbrandt argued that Joe Stevenson probably shouldn’t be in the TUF wild card f... (5 months ago)
Tom Gallicchio survives a near knockout and guillotine choke and then comes back with a s... (5 months ago)
  • MMA Weekly : Relive Michael Bisping’s TKO Win Over Cung Le (UFC Shanghai Free Fight)
  • MMA Junkie : Trading Shots: What should the UFC do about an uptick in fighters behaving badly?
  • MMAFighting.com : Mike Perry explains ‘prehistoric rooster’ dance that followed recent UFC win
  • MMA Junkie : UFC's Volkan Oezdemir issues statement on arrest following 'bar room altercation'
  • MMA Junkie : Alex Volkanovski ready to take on biggest talkers in UFC's featherweight division
  • MMA Junkie : Elias Theodorou happy he gets to haunt Daniel Kelly's dreams after UFC-Sydney
  • MMA Junkie : Jake Matthews not thrilled with win at UFC-Sydney, but believes welterweight is his home
  • MMAFighting.com : Kelvin Gastelum unsurprised by Anderson Silva’s USADA failure, but happy for ‘much, much bigger fight’
  • MMA Junkie : Tai Tuivasa isn't so sure his UFC-Sydney win was by flying-knee knockout, but it'll do
  • MMA Junkie : Will Georges St-Pierre vs. Robert Whittaker title-unifier headline UFC 221 in Perth?
  • MMAFighting.com : NBA’s Michael Carter-Williams thinks it’s ‘beyond crazy’ UFC fighters don’t have a union
  • MMA Junkie : UFC Fight Night 121 post-event facts: A long night leads to a dubious new record
  • MMA Junkie : Ryan Benoit is all messed up after that brutal head-kick KO win at UFC-Sydney
  • MMA Junkie : Belal Muhammad called out Colby Covington because of ignorant '5th-grade trash-talk'
  • MMA Weekly : Volkan Oezdemir Arrested for Aggravated Battery in Florida
  • MMAFighting.com : The Weekly Grind: Conor McGregor meets Santa Claus, Derrick Lewis roasts Colby Covington
  • MMA Junkie : Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Fabricio Werdum and UFC Fight Night 121's other winning fighters?
  • MMA Junkie : Why does Fabricio Werdum have to make it so hard to root for him?
  • MMAFighting.com : Focus: UFC 217 Edition
  • MMA Junkie : Bellator 188 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media