UFC 118: Edgar vs Penn 2 will kick off Saturday, August 28 from the TD Garden in Boston Massachusetts. The event will air at its usual time of 10 p.m. ET, 7 p.m. PT. The preliminary bouts will air on Spike TV at 9 p.m. ET, 6 p.m. PT.
The event will feature the rematch between former reigning lightweight champion BJ Penn, and newly crowned champ, Frankie Edgar. In an event that fans argued was a ‘fluke’ win by Edgar (unanimous decision). The UFC decided to do a rematch to give the former champ a champ to regain his title.
In a match that is being hyped as MMA vs. Boxing. UFC legend, Randy Couture will face-off against boxing heavyweight champion, James “Lights Out” Toney.
Welterweight bout: Mike Pierce vs. Amilcar Alves
Mike Pierce defeats Amilcar Alves via submission (cross-body armbar) – Round 3, 3:11
Welterweight bout: Nick Osipczak vs. Greg Soto
Greg Soto defeats Nick Osipczak via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Middleweight bout: Dan Miller vs. John Salter
Dan Miller defeats John Salter via submission (anaconda choke) – Round 2, 1:53.
Preliminary card (Spike TV)
Lightweight bout: Andre Winner vs. Nik Lentz
Nik Lentz wins by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27)
Lightweight bout: Joe Lauzon vs. Gabe Ruediger
Joe Lauzon defeats Gabe Ruediger by submission (armbar) Round 1, 2:00
Welterweight bout: Nate Diaz vs. Marcus Davis
Nate Diaz defeats Marcus Davis via technical submission (guillotine choke) – Round 3, 4:02.
Lightweight bout: Kenny Florian vs. Gray Maynard
Gray Maynard defeats Kenny Florian via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28).
Middleweight bout: Demian Maia vs. Mario Miranda
Demian Maia defeats Mario Maranda via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27,30-27)
Heavyweight bout: Randy Couture vs. James Toney
Randy Couture defeats James Toney via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 1, 3:19
Lightweight Championship bout: Frankie Edgar (c) vs. B.J. Penn
Frankie Edgar defeats B.J. Penn via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45)