UFC 125 features Frankie Edgar vs. Gray Maynard for the lightweight belt. This fight will be particularly interesting as Edgar’s single loss is to Maynard in 2008. Each fighter has had a 5 fight win streak since their meet up, and both fighters have grown tremendously. Edgar is coming off a spectacular performance against B.J. Penn in UFC 118, and dominated Penn in every aspect of that fight to defend the lightweight belt. Maynard is coming off a unanimous decision win against UFC veteran, Kenny Florian.
This fight will prove to be one of the more interesting lightweight bouts in the UFC, as both fighters are quickly rising stars looking to either take the lightweight belt (Maynard) or retain their championship status (Edgar). [Continue reading to view Statistical Breakdown]