Frank Edgar is an American mixed martial artist, who wrestled in high school and college and who earned his purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Edgar is also an assistant coach for the Rutgers University wrestling team. Edgar originally trained with Rob Guarino of Rhino Fight Team, but then became part of the Gracie system under Ricardo Almeida. He made his UFC debut in 2007, where he earned Fight of the Night honors, and his debut fight has been frequently rebroadcast on UFC Unleashed. Edgar was a featured fighter on True Life: I'm a Mixed Martial Artist.

Frankie Edgar's Professional Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
05/16/2015 Win Urijah Faber UFC Fight Night 66: Edgar vs Faber Decision Unanimous Decision 0
11/22/2014 Win Cub Swanson UFC Fight Night 57: Swanson vs Edgar Submission Neck Crank 5 4:56
07/06/2014 Win BJ Penn UFC TUF 19 Finale: Penn vs Edgar TKO/RSC 3 4:16
07/06/2013 Win Charles Oliveira UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman Decision Unanimous Decision 3
02/02/2013 Loss Jose Aldo UFC 156: Aldo vs. Edgar Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
08/11/2012 Loss Ben Henderson UFC 150: Henderson vs. Edgar II Decision Split Decision 5 Title Fight
02/26/2012 Loss Ben Henderson UFC 144: Edgar vs. Henderson Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
10/08/2011 Win Gray Maynard UFC 136 Edgar vs Maynard III KO 4 3:54 Title Fight
01/01/2011 Draw Gray Maynard UFC 125 Resolution 5 5:00 Title Fight
08/28/2010 Win BJ Penn UFC 118: Edgar vs. Penn 2 Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
04/10/2010 Win BJ Penn UFC 112: Invincible Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
12/05/2009 Win Matt Veach The Ultimate Fighter Heavyweights Finale Submission Rear Naked Choke 2 2:22
05/23/2009 Win Sean Sherk UFC 98: Evans vs Machida Decision Unanimous Decision 3
07/19/2008 Win Hermes Franca UFC Silva vs. Irvin Decision Unanimous Decision 3
04/02/2008 Loss Gray Maynard Fight Night: Florian vs. Lauzon Decision Unanimous Decision 3
11/17/2007 Win Spencer Fisher UFC 78: Validation Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 07/07/2007 Win Mark Bocek UFC 73 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 4:55
02/03/2007 Win Tyson Griffin UFC 67: All or Nothing Decision Unanimous Decision 3
11/18/2006 Win Jim Miller Reality Fighting 14: Fall Brawl Decision Unanimous Decision 3
08/05/2006 Win Deividas Taurosevicus Reality Fighting 13: Battle at the Beach Decision Unanimous Decision
04/14/2006 Win Steve McCabe Ring of Combat 10 Submission Guillotine Choke 1 2:37
12/10/2005 Win Jerome Isip Sportfighting 2 Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 3:26
10/29/2005 Win Mark Getto Ring of Combat 9 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 4:21 Title Fight

Frankie Edgar's Amateur Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
NSF 07/10/2005 Win Eric Uresk Underground Combat League: Revelations - Chapter 2 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 3:53
: Bout results verified by an official State, Tribal, Provincial, or Municipal Commission.
NSF: Non Sanctioned Fight
* : For a variety of reasons, including weight disparity and the demands of entertainment, Exhibition Bouts are held, in which the contest is unscripted and hard fought, but the results do not count on a fighter's Official Record.
NC: Fight Declared No Contest

Fighter Bio


Frank Edgar born and grow up in New Jersey. When he graduated college in May 2005 he started training for fighting. He 's held in wrestling, two-time State Place Winner for New Jersey, 2nd in H.S. Nationals in 2000, four-time Division I National Qualifier for Clarion University and College Freestyle All-American in 2004. MMA - Reality Fighting 155lb Champion.