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UFC 125 Results

 ufc-125Frankie Edgar vs. Gray Maynard

UFC 125 Resolution was held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship on Saturday January 1st, 2011. The number 1 undefeated contender Gray Maynard battled for the UFC Lightweight belt against champion Frankie Edgar. Official scores were 48-46 Frankie Edgar, 48-46 Gray Maynard, and 47-47. The three judges scored the beginning round 10-8 favoring Maynard

Frankie Edgar survived several knockdowns in the 1st round defending his UFC lightweight championship belt against Gray Maynard in an exciting bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

In the opening minute, the two fighters cautiously took their time when suddenly Maynard dropped Edgar with a vicious left hook. Edgar got up but was quickly knocked down again with a stiff right uppercut. Edgar began bleeding from the nose but was still  able to weather the storm. Moments later Edgar was struck again with a second hard right uppercut wobbling Edgar’s legs. By the end of the round Edgar regained his composure and began firing back at Maynard.

Round 2 began with an ineffective high kick by Edgar. Quickly moving around the octagon poking at Maynard with quick flurries. Edgar’s offense began to wear on Maynard as he opened a cut under Maynard’s left eye. Edgar quickly slammed Maynard then added a takedown with a right hand punch to the face.

Edgar continued using his elusive footwork and well timed jabs to prevent Maynard from putting him on his back in round 3. With less than 90 seconds left in the round, Maynard landed some power shots as he trailed his opponent. In the final minute Edgar was taken down to the mat as he attempted a guillotine choke before the bell.

Round 4 began with a takedown from Edgar as he attempted a guillotine choke. Maynard escaped his hand and quickly got up when seconds later Edgar attempted another takedown. Both fighters rose to their feet and Maynard continued to chase Edgar around the Octagon. When Maynard got to close, Edgar made him pay with a comeback. Maynard missed a cross and uppercut and a two-punch combo when Edgar responded with a knee to his head. Edgar finishes the round with a three-punch combo and a double jab.

The fifth and final round began with a low kick by Edgar then Maynard replied with a three-punch combo landing a left hook. Maynard attempted to shoot at Edgar but instead was glanced by his knee. Maynard was rushed with an uppercut and two hooks that landed. Then Edgar released a three-punch combo that snapped Maynard’s head back. Maynard tried again for another takedown but was unable to. In the second half of the title fight Maynard looked for the takedown but was turned back Edgar counters and landed his shots. Both fighters ended the match standing with a series of haymakers giving the fans an exciting fight and winning Fight of the Night. Frankie Edgar’s record is now 13-1-1 and Gray Maynard remains unbeaten at 11-0-1 with 1 NC.


Fight of the Night:  Frankie Edgar vs.  Gray Maynard
Knockout of the Night:  Jeremy Stephens
Submission of the Night:  Clay Guida

Jacob Volkmann vs.  Antonio McKee
Volkmann defeated McKee via split decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-29)

Daniel Roberts vs.  Greg Soto
Roberts defeated Soto via submission (kimura) at 3:45 of round 1

Mike Brown vs.  Diego Nunes
Nunes defeated Brown via split decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-29)

Phil Baroni vs.  Brad Tavares
Tavares defeated Baroni via KO (strikes) at 4:20 of round 1

Josh Grispi vs.  Dustin Poirier
Poirier defeated Grispi via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Marcus Davis vs.  Jeremy Stephens
Stephens defeated Davis via KO (punch) at 2:33 of round 3

Clay Guida vs.  Takanori Gomi
Guida defeated Gomi via submission (guillotine choke) at 4:27 of round 2

Nate Diaz vs.  Dong Hyun Kim
Kim defeated Diaz via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Brandon Vera vs.  Thiago Silva
Silva defeated Vera via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)

Chris Leben vs.  Brian Stann
Stann defeated Leben via TKO (strikes) 3:37 of round 1

UFC 125 Weigh In Results
Frankie Edgar 155lb vs. Gray Maynard 155lb
Nate Diaz 170lb vs. Dong Hyun Kim 171lb
Thiago Silva 206lb vs. Brandon Vera 205lb
Chris Leben 186lb vs. Brian Stann 186lb
Clay Guida 156lb vs. Takanori Gomi 155lb
Phil Baroni 186lb vs. Brad Tavares 185lb
Josh Grispi 146lb vs. Dustin Poirier 145lb
Jeremy Stephens 156lb vs. Marcus Davis 156lb
Antonio McKee 156lb vs. Jacob Volkmann 156lb
Daniel Roberts 171lb vs. Greg Soto 171lb
Mike Brown 146lb vs. Diego Nunes 146lb

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