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UFC on ESPN 15 Results: Edgar Squeaks Past Munhoz, Rodriguez Finishes Prachnio

Bryan Henderson Editor-in-Chief

On Saturday, Aug. 22, the UFC returned to the UFC Apex in Las Vegas for its 15th broadcast on ESPN. The event once again featured no fans in attendance due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

In the night’s main event, Brazil’s Pedro Munhoz took on former lightweight titleholder Frankie Edgar. Munhoz was marching toward a title shot, but fell short against No. 1 contender Aljamain Sterling in his last Octagon appearance. New Jersey’s Edgar made his 135-pound debut after spending the last seven years as a featherweight. He looked to snap a two-fight skid.

The event kicked off with the preliminary card streaming live on ESPN+ at 6:30 p.m. ET. The main card followed at 8:30 p.m. ET on ESPN.


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FULL RESULTS
Frankie Edgar def. Pedro Munhoz by split decision (48-47, 46-49, 48-47)
Mike Rodriguez def. Marcin Prachnio by knockout (strikes). Round 1, 2:17
Joe Solecki def. Austin Hubbard by submission (standing rear-naked choke). Round 1, 3:51
Shana Dobson def. Mariya Agapova by TKO (punches). Round 2, 1:38
Daniel Rodriguez def. Dwight Grant by knockout (strikes). Round 1, 2:24
Amanda Lemos def. Mizuki Inoue by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Jordan Wright def. Ike Villanueva by TKO (doctor’s stoppage). Round 1, 1:31
Matthew Semelsberger def. Carlton Minus by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 29-28)
Trevin Jones def. Timur Valiev by TKO (strikes). Round 2, 1:59