Frankie Edgar earned respect in draw
LAS VEGAS -- UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar retained his title Saturday night, coming away with a draw against Gray Maynard. But forget the outcome for a minute -- Edgar showed how great a champion he truly is at UFC 125.
There was no reason to believe Edgar would retain his title after a disastrous opening round in which Maynard dropped him several times. By all accounts, Edgar should never have seen the second round.
It seemed that every punch ...
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