TUF 22 Finale: Frankie Edgar Quickly Takes Out Chad Mendes
By FCF Staff
Frankie Edgar left little doubt as to whether he should challenge for the 145 title next, as the former lightweight champ quickly took out Chad Mendes at the TUF 22 Finale.
Edgar floored Mendes with a right, left hook combo not long into the headliner, and the bout was called off.
In the TUF 22 lightweight final, Ryan Hall kept Artem Lobov on the defensive with submission attempts and positional control, and earned the UD win.
Here are the results from the TUF 22 Finale, which took place in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Frankie Edgar def. Chad Mendes via TKO (punches) R1, 2:28
Ryan Hall def. Artem Lobov via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-26)
Tony Ferguson def. Edson Barboza via submission (D’arce Choke) R2, 2:54
Evan Dunham def. Joe Lauzon (via unanimous decision) (30-26, 30-27, 30-26)
Tatsuya Kawajiri def. Jason Knight via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Julian Erosa def. Marcin Wrzosek via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Gabriel Gonzaga def. Konstantin Erokhin via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-28)
Ryan LaFlare def. Mike Pierce via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Geane Herrera def. Joby Sanchez via TKO (punches) R2, 4:28
Chris Gruetzemacher def. Abner Lloveras via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)