UFC 130: Edgar vs. Maynard III In-Depth PreviewPosted on May 5, 2011, 05:19 AM by Anton Gurevich
UFC Lightweight Champion Frankie Edgar and the number one contender Gray "The Bully" Maynard will meet inside the Octagon for the first time, and once again fighting for the UFC Lightweight Title. The trilogy between two of the world's best lightweights will take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States on May 28th.
Also on the card, former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Rampage Jackson will square off against Matt Hamill, as the former UFC Heavyweight Champion Frank Mir will look to prove his worth against Roy Nelson.
Full UFC 130 fight card consists of six former top-tier MMA champions; Jorge Santiago (Sengoku Middleweight Champion), Brian Stann (WEC Light Heavyweight Champion), Miguel Torres (WEC Bantamweight Champion), Cole Escovedo (WEC Featherweight Champion), Frank Mir (UFC Heavyweight Champion) and Rampage Jackson (UFC Light Heavyweight Champion).
Lightweight bout: Cody McKenzie vs. Bart Palaszewski
Bantamweight bout: Renan Barão vs. Cole Escovedo