Photo of Frankie Edgar
Age 38
Gender Male
Height 5' 6"
Weight Class Featherweight

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.

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 22-7-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 13 years, 8 months, 28 days
Rounds Fought 91.6
Avg. Fights/Year 2.2
Longest Layoff 1 year, 3 months, 5 days
Quickest Turnaround 1 month, 11 days

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 6 4 12
Losses 1 0 6
Finish Rate 45.5%
Finished Rate 14.3%
Win by Decision Rate 54.5%
Loss by Decision Rate 85.7%
Win by KO Rate 27.3%
Loss by KO Rate 14.3%
Win by SUB Rate 18.2%
Loss by SUB Rate 0.0%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

1 Loss

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:00
Fastest KO 02:28
Fastest SUB 02:37
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 2.6
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 13:06
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 4.1
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 20:40
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
Official MMA Fight Results 07/27/2019 L
(22-6-1)
Max Holloway
(22-4-0)
FTW
(155.0* vs. 145.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 240
5 0:00
Official MMA Fight Results 04/21/2018 W
(21-6-1)
Cub Swanson
(25-8-0)
FTW
(145.6 vs. 145.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC FIGHT NIGHT: Barboza vs. Lee
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 03/03/2018 L
(21-5-1)
Brian Ortega
(13-0-0)
FTW
(146.0 vs. 145.5)
KO
UFC 222: Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya
1 4:44
Official MMA Fight Results 05/13/2017 W
(20-5-1)
Yair Rodriguez
(10-0-0)
FTW
(145.5 vs. 146.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC 211: MIOCIC vs. DOS SANTOS
3 0:10
Official MMA Fight Results 11/12/2016 W
(19-5-1)
Jeremy Stephens
(25-12-0)
FTW
(145.4 vs. 145.8)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 205: Alvarez vs. Mcgregor
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 07/09/2016 L
(19-4-1)
Jose Aldo
(25-2-0)
FTW
(144.5 vs. 145.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 200
5 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 12/11/2015 W
(18-4-1)
Chad Mendes
(17-3-0)
FTW
(145.5 vs. 146.0)
TKO/RSC
TUF 22 Finale: Mendes vs Edgar
1 2:28
Official MMA Fight Results 05/16/2015 W
(17-4-1)
Urijah Faber
(32-7-0)
FTW
(145.0 vs. 145.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night 66: Edgar vs Faber
5 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 11/22/2014 W
(16-4-1)
Cub Swanson
(21-5-0)
FTW
(145.0 vs. 145.8)
Submission (Neck Crank)
UFC Fight Night 57: Swanson vs Edgar
5 4:56
Official MMA Fight Results 07/06/2014 W
(15-4-1)
BJ Penn
(16-9-2)
FTW
(145.5 vs. 145.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC TUF 19 Finale: Penn vs Edgar
3 4:16
Official MMA Fight Results 07/06/2013 W
(14-4-1)
Charles Oliveira
(16-3-0)
FTW
(146.0 vs. 144.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/02/2013 L
(14-3-1)
Jose Aldo
(21-1-0)
FTW
(144.0 vs. 145.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 156: Aldo vs. Edgar
5 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 08/11/2012 L
(14-2-1)
Benson Henderson
(15-2-0)
LW
(154.0 vs. 154.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 150: Henderson vs. Edgar II
5 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/26/2012 L
(14-1-1)
Benson Henderson
(14-2-0)
LW
(154.0 vs. 154.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 144: Edgar vs. Henderson
5 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 10/08/2011 W
(13-1-1)
Gray Maynard
(10-0-1)
LW
(154.5 vs. 155.0)
KO
UFC 136 Edgar vs Maynard III
4 3:54
Official MMA Fight Results 01/01/2011 D
(13-1-0)
Gray Maynard
(10-0-0)
LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
Draw (Split Draw)
UFC 125 Resolution
5 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 08/28/2010 W
(12-1-0)
BJ Penn
(15-6-1)
LW
(154.0 vs. 154.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 118: Edgar vs. Penn 2
5 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 04/10/2010 W
(11-1-0)
BJ Penn
(15-5-1)
LW
(1555.0* vs. 154.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 112: Invincible
5 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 12/05/2009 W
(10-1-0)
Matt Veach
(8-0-0)
LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
The Ultimate Fighter Heavyweights Finale
2 2:22
Official MMA Fight Results 05/23/2009 W
(9-1-0)
Sean Sherk
(33-3-1)
LW
(155.0 vs. 156.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 98: Evans vs Machida
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 07/19/2008 W
(8-1-0)
Hermes Franca
(18-6-0)
LW
(155.0 vs. 153.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Silva vs. Irvin
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 04/02/2008 L
(8-0-0)
Gray Maynard
(4-0-0)
LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Fight Night: Florian vs. Lauzon
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 11/17/2007 W
(7-0-0)
Spencer Fisher
(20-3-0)
LW
(154.0 vs. 154.5)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 78: Validation
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 07/07/2007 W
(6-0-0)
Mark Bocek
(4-0-0)
LW
(154.5 vs. 154.5)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 73
1 4:55
Official MMA Fight Results 02/03/2007 W
(5-0-0)
Tyson Griffin
(8-0-0)
LW
(154.0 vs. 156.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 67: All or Nothing
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 11/18/2006 W
(4-0-0)
Jim Miller
(5-0-0)
LW
(153.0 vs. 155.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Reality Fighting 14: Fall Brawl
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 08/05/2006 W
(3-0-0)
Deividas Taurosevicus
(4-1-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Reality Fighting 13: Battle at the Beach
Official MMA Fight Results 04/14/2006 W
(2-0-0)
Steve McCabe
(1-0-0)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Ring of Combat 10
1 2:37
Official MMA Fight Results 12/10/2005 W
(1-0-0)
Jerome Isip
(1-4-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Sportfighting 2
1 3:26
Official MMA Fight Results 10/29/2005 W
(0-0-0)
Mark Getto
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Ring of Combat 9
1 4:21
* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class

Amateur Career Statistics

Amateur Record 1-0-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length -
Rounds Fought 1.3
Avg. Fights/Year 1.0
Longest Layoff -
Quickest Turnaround -

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 1 0 0
Losses 0 0 0
Finish Rate 100.0%
Finished Rate 0.0%
Win by Decision Rate 0.0%
Loss by Decision Rate 0.0%
Win by KO Rate 100.0%
Loss by KO Rate 0.0%
Win by SUB Rate 0.0%
Loss by SUB Rate 0.0%
Win Method

Current Streak

1 Win

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 03:53
Fastest KO 03:53
Fastest SUB -
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.3
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 03:53
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 0.0
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 00:00
Finish Rounds

Official Amateur Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF 07/10/2005 W
(0-0-0)
Eric Uresk
(1-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Underground Combat League: Revelations - Chapter 2
1 3:53
* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class