Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-02-06, unmissable mma fight with a spectacular finish: Frankie Edgar vs Cory Sandhagen gets four stars (UFC Performance of the Night – take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2021). Sandhagen vs Edgar is on the undercard of Alistair Overeem vs Alexander Volkov – UFC Fight Night 184 (also known as UFC on ESPN+ 42 or UFC Vegas 18). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Frankie Edgar record
The black belt in Bjj and former Ufc Lw champion Frankie Edgar entered this fight with a pro mma record of 24-8-1 (46% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.5 bantamweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Petr Yan).
He lost two consecutive matches in 2019, against Max Holloway (Max Holloway vs Frankie Edgar) and Chan Sung Jung (Frankie Edgar vs Chan Sung Jung), but then he beat Pedro Munhoz in his bantamweight debut in 2020 (Pedro Munhoz vs Frankie Edgar).
If you want to watch one of Edgar’s best fights, here is a match ranked in the top 10 Users’ mma Fights of the Year 2012: Frankie Edgar vs Ben Henderson.
Cory Sandhagen record
His opponent, Cory Sandhagen, has a record of 13-2-0 (62% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.2 in the same weight class.
He fought twice last year losing to Aljamain Sterling (Aljamain Sterling vs Cory Sandhagen) and beating Marlon Moraes (Marlon Moraes vs Cory Sandhagen).
Sandhagen’s next fight: Cory Sandhagen vs TJ Dillashaw
Edgar vs Sandhagen full fight video highlights:
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UFC Vegas 18 Info
Event: UFC Fight Night 184: Overeem vs Volkov
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
UFC Vegas 18 fight card
Here is the UFC Vegas 18 full fight card:
Alistair Overeem vs Alexander Volkov
Frankie Edgar vs Cory Sandhagen
Clay Guida vs Michael Johnson
Manel Kape vs Alexandre Pantoja
Carlos Diego Ferreira vs Beneil Dariush 2
Danilo Marques vs Mike Rodríguez
Devonte Smith vs Justin Jaynes
Karol Rosa vs Joselyne Edwards
Lara Procópio vs Molly McCann
Seung Woo Choi vs Youssef Zalal
Timur Valiev vs Martin Day
Ode Osbourne vs Jerome Rivera
Edgar vs Sandhagen result
Cory Sandhagen defeated Frankie Edgar via KO (flying knee) at 0:28, round 1.
Edgar vs Sandhagen post-fight interview
Here is the official video of Edgar vs Sandhagen post-fight interview