You didn’t see Edson Barboza’s eyes light up, but he probably smiled a little on the inside when he realized at a certain point in his July 25 bout with Paul Felder that “The Irish Dragon” had no intention of taking their fight to the mat. Not that he’ll admit it, even after winning a hard-fought unanimous decision that lifted his record to 16-3 and kept him in the lightweight top ten.“That was an MMA fight,” Barboza said. “We can fight on the feet or on the ground.”The FightMetric stats will show one attempted takedown from each striking s ... Read the Full Article Here

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