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Rematch planned after draw

Updated: January 2, 2011, 10:11 AM ET
By Franklin McNeil | ESPN.com

LAS VEGAS -- UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar will make his next title defense against the man who nearly took it from him Saturday night at UFC 125 -- Gray Maynard.

"After what just happened, Maynard deserves it," UFC president Dana White said. "I told you guys this earlier and want you to be first to know. It's only fair."

It was generally believed that WEC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis would get the next shot at the UFC title. But after Edgar and Maynard fought ...

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