Apr 21 2018
Saturday

Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, United States

Co-Main Event
3 rounds contest @ Featherweight
22-6-0
UD 3
UD 3
0-0-0

The tape

42
Age
40
5' 6" / 168 cm
Height
5' 8" / 173 cm
68.1" / 173 cm
Reach
70.1" / 178 cm

Tape record

KOKOUDUDKO
Form
SUBUDUDUDUD
22
Wins
0
7
By KO
0
32
KO%
0
4
By SUB
0
18
SUB%
0
6
Loses
0
1
Stopped
0
0
Tapped
0
1
Draws
0
2005
Debut
2004
29
Bouts
0
90
Rounds
0
7 hours, 16 minutes
Fight Time
0 seconds

Tape rankings @ Featherweight

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UFC
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Bellator
-
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Tapology
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Frankie Edgar vs Cub Swanson report

Who won Edgar vs Swanson?

Frankie Edgar beat Cub Swanson by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 128, on Saturday 21st April 2018 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.

The scorecards were announced in favor of the winner Frankie Edgar.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).

Edgar vs Swanson stats

Frankie Edgar stepped into the octagon with a record of 22 wins, 6 losses and 1 draw, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.

Cub Swanson made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 0 wins, 0 losses, and 0 draws.

Frankie Edgar's UFC record stood at 18-11-1, while Cub Swanson's came in at 14-9-0.

The stats suggested Edgar had a massive power advantage over Swanson, boasting a 32% knock out percentage over Swanson's 0%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Edgar had an advantage over Swanson, with a 18% submission rate over Swanson's 0%.

Frankie Edgar was the older man by 2 years, at 42 years old.

Swanson had a height advantage of 2 inches over Edgar. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.

Edgar was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 29 more fights, and made his debut in 2005, 11 months later than Swanson, whose first professional fight was in 2004. He had fought 13 more professional rounds, 109 to Swanson's 96.

Edgar vs Swanson form

Edgar had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges once.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Chan Sung Jung at UFC on ESPN+ 23 on 21st December 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Sajik Arena, Busan, South Korea.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Max Holloway at UFC 240 on 27th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at Rogers Place, Edmonton, Canada.

Going into that contest, he had won against Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 128 on 21st April 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, United States.

Before that, he had been defeated by Brian Ortega at UFC 222 on 3rd March 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

He had beaten Yair Rodriguez at UFC 211 on 13th May 2017 by knockout in the 2nd round at American Airlines Center, Dallas.

Activity check

Edgar's last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 1 month and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.4 rounds on average.

Swanson's last 2 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 1 month and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 6 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.5 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Edgar vs Swanson?

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