Frankie Edgar intends on recovering following UFC 240, however he confesses the loss to Max Holloway stings.
Edgar challenged Holloway for the UFC featherweight gold last night (July 27). The action was held inside Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. If you include his unsuccessful quote at the interim title back in July 2016, this was Edgar’s 3rd effort at catching featherweight gold. Edgar wound up falling to Holloway by means of consentaneous choice.
Edgar Admits UFC 240 Loss Hurts
Edgar spoke to press reporters throughout the UFC 240 post-fight interview. “The Answer” stated he feels he let individuals down (by means of MMAFighting.com).
“I’m heartbroken,” Edgar stated. “It’s difficult when you desire something truly that bad and you can’t get it. I’ve been close numerous times previously.
“I’m pissed off, a little disappointed, but I’m proud of my performance,” Edgar included later on. “I’m just disappointed in letting my team down, you know? I know they’re proud of me, but you always want to deliver a victory to them because they sacrifice so much as well.”
With the loss, Edgar falls to 23 -7 -1 in his expert combined martial arts profession. He’s gone 3-3 in his last 6 getaways. Time will inform what’s next for Edgar, however “The Answer” made it clear to press reporters that he prepares to keep pressing forward.