UFC 136: Edgar vs. Maynard III Official Results and “Fight Night” Bonuses

UFC 136: Edgar vs. Maynard III from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, has officially wrapped with UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar coming back once again to score an elusive victory over Gray Maynard at Saturday’s event.

Edgar, who fought to a split draw with Maynard back in January, again found himself in a 10-8 hole after one round. But the champ came back to win the next two rounds before earning a fourth-round TKO victory.

The title fight headlined Saturday’s UFC 136 event, which took place at Houston’s Toyota Center. The main card aired on pay-per-view after prelims on Spike TV and Facebook.

The official results:

Frankie Edgar def. Gray Maynard via TKO (punches) – Round 4, 3:54
Jose Aldo def. Kenny Florian via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46)
Chael Sonnen def. Brian Stann via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 2, 3:51
Nam Phan def. Leonard Garcia via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Joe Lauzon def. Melvin Guillard via submission (rear-naked choke) Round 1, 0:47
Demian Maia def. Jorge Santiago via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Anthony Pettis def. Jeremy Stephens via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Stipe Miocic def. Joey Beltran via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 29-28)
Darren Elkins def. Tiequan Zhang via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-27)
Aaron Simpson def. Eric Schafer via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Mike Massenzio def. Steven Cantwell via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 29-28)

The official “Fight Night” bonuses:

Submission of the Night – Joe Lauzon
Knockout of the Night – Frankie Edgar
Fight of the Night – Leonard Garcia vs. Nam Phan

Each fighter received $75,000 extra for their performances in addition to their respective base salaries.

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