Frankie Edgar is the new UFC lightweight champion, having decisioned BJ Penn at UFC 112. This fact is not in dispute. But with five rounds that were difficult to score, everyone has an opinion on who won the fight and who lost the fight.

Let's turn to the CompuStrike numbers for some quantitative analysis.

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BJ Penn   Frankie Edgar
81 / 242 Total strikes 90 / 236
33% Accuracy % 38%
77 / 236 Arm strikes 73 / 202
33% Accuracy % 36%
74 Power strikes landed 72
3 Clinch strikes landed 1
4 / 6 Leg strikes 16 / 32
67% Accuracy % 50%
3 Kicks landed 16
1 Knees landed 0
0 / 0 Ground strikes 1 / 2
0 / 0 Takedown attempts 2 / 9
0 Submission attempts 0
0 Knockdowns 0

  

See the complete round-by-round breakdown here.