Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar and Jeremy Stephens closed out the UFC 205 prelims in style with a thrilling ‘Fight of the Night’ contender that lasted an entire 15 minutes.
Check out the highlights and play-by-play here:
Round 3 - Low kick from Stephens, but Edgar caught it and took him down. Stephens with elbows from the bottom. Stephens looking for a kimura now, but Edgar defends well. Hard elbows to the body from Edgar. Edgar steps over and has his back with one hook against the cage. Stephens popped up but got slammed back down. Stephens finally back up with over half the round gone. Nice right from Stephens. Edgar with a jab. Stephens rips to the body. Counter left from Edgar. Lead right hook from Frankie. Stephens is trying to walk him down but he's missing a lot. 10-9 and 29-28 Edgar.
WHAT A FIGHT!!!!!! #UFC205 #UFCNYC https://t.co/G6hmLIYljn— #UFC205 (@ufc) November 13, 2016
Ohh!!!! @LilHeathenMMA with the knockdown! #UFC205 #UFCNYC https://t.co/WkskotMFZr— #UFC205 (@ufc) November 13, 2016