Frankie Edgar: I had to do two immediate rematches, so what's right?Posted on February 26, 2012, 01:16 PM by Joey Santosus
Former Lightweight Champion Frankie Edgar, who was defeated by Ben Henderson via controversial decision in Japan, looks back on the match-up, and discusses his fighting future. Edgar insists that he did enough to win the the fight, and says that he feels an instant rematch is warranted.
"I don't want to take anything away from Ben, he did a great job, but I do feel I won that fight. He came hard, I knew it was going to be a tough fight, but I did enough to win those rounds. ... I'm not trying to shoot anybody out of anything they deserve, but I had to do two immediate rematches, so what's right?"
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