Frankie Edgar to face Yair Rodriguez at UFC 211 in Dallas May 13th

UFC have confirmed that two top UFC Featherweight’s are set to do battle as former Lightweight Champion Frankie Edgar will take on Yair Rodriguez at UFC 211 in Dallas, Texas May 13th. The main event will be the UFC Heavyweight Champion Stipe Miocic against Junior Dos Santos in there second meeting.

Frankie Edgar has a MMA record of (25-5-1) and a UFC record of (15-5-1). Edgar has won 3 out of his last four fights. He hold notable wins over Gray Maynard, B.J. Penn, Chad Mendes, Cub Swanson, Jim Miller and Sean Sherk. His latest fight was a unanimous decision win over Jeremy Stephens at UFC 205 back in November 2016.

Yair Rodriguez has a MMA record of (10-1) and a UFC record of (6-0). Rodriguez is currently on a 6 fight win streak. He holds wins over Charles Rosa, Alex Caceres and Andre Fili. His latest win was a TKO win over B.J. Penn in Round 2 at UFC Fight Night 103 this past January.

UFC 211 Card so far

Heavyweight Championship Bout: Stipe Miocic vs. Junior Dos Santos

Strawweight Championship Bout: Joanna Jędrzejczyk vs. Jessica Andrade

Welterweight Bout: Damian Maia vs. Jorge Masvidal

Featherweight Bout: Frankie Edgar vs. Yair Rodriguez

Lightweight Bout: Eddie Alvarez vs. Dustin Poirier

Flyweight Bout: Henry Cedjudo vs. Sergio Pettis

Middleweight Bout: David Branch vs. Krzysztof Jotko

Lee Williams

Writer/Contributor, Co-Owner and Co-Creator of MMA Crazy

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