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Frankie Edgar retains title with draw

Originally Published: January 1, 2011
By Brian Knapp | Sherdog.com

For five minutes, Gray Maynard looked like the best 155-pound fighter in the world, but he could not extinguish the considerable fire housed within UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar.

Edgar retained his title in a hotly contested draw with Maynard in the UFC 125 "Resolution" headliner on Saturday at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, weathering a first round in which he was brutalized by nearly 100 power punches from the challenger. Two judges scored it 48-46, one for Maynard ...

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