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Jordan Burroughs considering MMA transition after 2020 Olympics

Three-time NCAA All-American wrestler Jordan Burroughs gives further updates on a possible fighting career down the line. Multiple-time wrestling world champion Jordan Burroughs made some noise recently when he …read more

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Posted on May 17, 2019, 12:46 am By
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Jordan Burroughs would consider MMA career after 2020 Olympics in Tokyo

For years, fans everywhere were anxiously anticipating Jordan Burroughs’ transition from wrestling into the mixed martial arts (MMA) arena, as many felt the Olympic gold medalist had the potential …read more

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Posted on May 16, 2019, 2:16 am By
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Usman To Give Askren The Burroughs Treatment In UFC

After Ben Askren was thoroughly dominated by Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs at “Beat the Streets” a few weeks back, UFC welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman, used the opportunity to take …read more

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Jordan Burroughs willing to consider competing in MMA after 2020 Olympics

The sight of Jordan Burroughs making a ragdoll of undefeated UFC fighter Ben Askren had a lot of folks wondering: What would it look like if Burroughs made the transition …read more

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Posted on May 15, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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The MMA Hour with Alexander Volkanovski, Jordan Burroughs, Duke Roufus, Monday Morning Analyst, Sound Off and more at 12 p.m. ET

12 p.m.: Show open. After a brief introduction, I’ll make the case to the skeptics that slams are a valuable and useful tool in MMA on the Monday Morning Analyst. …read more

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Jordan Burroughs Praises Ben Askren Following Beat The Streets

Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs paid his respect to Ben Askren following their wrestling match at Beat The Streets. Burroughs and Askren went one-on-one in a match as part of …read more

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Posted on May 10, 2019, 3:46 pm By
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Jordan Burroughs sends message of respect to Ben Askren following their match

This past Monday night in New York City, a very special event was held in the world of wrestling. It was Beat the Streets 2019 and in the main event, …read more

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Low Down Podcast: Paige Van Zant Rocks the Bikini/ Jordan Burroughs Mops Askren/ UFC Veteran Arrested


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Paige Van Zant in the latest Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition, Jordan Burroughs whoops Ben Askren, Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson in trouble with the law, UFC 237 this …read more

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Clay Guida talks BJ Penn, Jordan Burroughs, fish tales, more

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — Clay Guida reveals how fishing helps him relax when he’s in and off camp, why fighting B.J. Penn is so personal for him, his thoughts …read more

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Daily Debate results: Do you think Jordan Burroughs will ever fight in the UFC?

Wrestling has proven one of the strongest bases from which to launch an MMA career, so will we see one of greatest American wrestlers of all-time ever step in the …read more

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White interested in seeing Jordan Burroughs in the UFC

Could we see Jordan Burroughs in the UFC later this year? Following his dominant win over Ben Askren at at Beat the Street’s “Grapple at the Garden,” UFC president Dana …read more

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Posted on May 8, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Morning Report: Dana White says he’s ‘very interested’ in having Jordan Burroughs fight in the UFC

Monday night, Ben Askren returned to the wrestling mats for the annual Beat the Streets competition, a charity event that raises money for youth outreach programs in underserved communities. In …read more

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Posted on May 8, 2019, 12:16 pm By
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Dana White on Jordan Burroughs in the UFC: ‘I’d be very interested’

Last night in Madison Square Garden’s Hulu Theater, wrestling fans were treated to a dream match at Beat the Streets NYC 2019 between two of the best to ever do …read more

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Posted on May 7, 2019, 11:46 pm By
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UFC Boss ‘Very Interested’ in Olympic Gold Medalist Jordan Burroughs Fighting MMA

On Monday, Jordan Burroughs rolled to an easy victory over a top UFC welterweight in an exhibition wrestling match. Naturally, there’s interest to see if he could do the same …read more

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Dana White Would Be ‘Very Interested’ in Bringing Jordan Burroughs to the UFC

If Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs wants to fight, UFC president Dana White is ready to listen. On Monday night in New York, Burroughs thoroughly dominated UFC welterweight Ben Askren …read more

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Video: Burroughs dominates Askren at Grapple at the Garden

Jordan Burroughs beat Ben Askren by technical fall. Prior to their match, Jordan Burroughs said that facing one of the UFC’s best wrestlers in Ben Askren is a good opportunity …read more

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Kamaru Usman reacts to Ben Askren losing to Jordan Burroughs

On Monday night, UFC welterweight contender Ben Askren stepped onto the mats for a wrestling match with Jordan Burroughs. The bout topped the Beat the Streets 2019 charity event, which …read more

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Kamaru Usman Slams Ben Askren After Wrestling Match Loss To Jordan Burroughs

Yesterday (Mon. May 6, 2019) UFC welterweight Ben Askren lost a charity wrestling match to Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs in New York City. Askren was defeated via technical fall …read more

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Kamaru Usman wasn't about to let Ben Askren's loss to Jordan Burroughs go unnoticed

In case you’ve missed, UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman isn’t exactly a big fan of current undefeated contender Ben Askren.
So when Askren was whitewashed by former Olympic gold medalist and …read more

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Jordan Burroughs dominates Ben Askren by technical fall in wrestling match

Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs is still one of the best wrestlers on the planet and he showcased that in a lopsided victory over UFC welterweight Ben Askren at the …read more

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Posted on May 7, 2019, 4:16 am By
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Beat the Streets results: Jordan Burroughs shuts out Ben Askren (Highlights)

Ahead of his big potential No. 1 welterweight contender match-up with Jorge Masvidal at UFC 239 in July, Ben Askren challenged himself by getting back on the mats against one …read more

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Jordan Burroughs Earns Technical Fall Victory Over Ben Askren in Charity Wrestling Match

Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs gave UFC welterweight Ben Askren a rude welcome back to the sport of wrestling on Monday night in New York. The highly anticipated showdown took …read more

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Ben Askren shut out, loses wrestling match to Jordan Burroughs by technical fall

The wrestling match between Jordan Burroughs and Ben Askren wasn’t even over yet, and Flo Wrestling commentator Mark Bader stated the obvious based on what he’d seen.
“What we’ve learned so …read more

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Stream or download MMA Junkie Radio #2908 with Ben Askren

Stream or download Monday’s episode of MMA Junkie Radio with guest Ben Askren.
Askren called in and talked about his upcoming wrestling match with Jordan Burroughs in New York City, what …read more

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Olympic Gold medalist wrestler, Jordan Burroughs wants one fight in MMA

Wrestlers are rarely made as great as Jordan Burroughs. And in terms of competitors, he’s the purest of the pure.

MMA has seen several of the world’s best wrestlers enter into …read more

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Askren vs. Burroughs set for Grapple at the Garden

Ben Askren is set to face Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs at Madison Square Garden on May 6. While Ben Askren’s next fight in the Octagon will be Jorge Masvidal …read more

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Ben Askren to wrestle Jordan Burroughs at Grapple at the Garden

Before Ben Askren deals with Jorge Masvidal, he’s arguably facing an even greater challenge.
Fortunately for “Funky”, it will be for a good cause as he goes back to his wrestling …read more

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Ben Askren vs. Jordan Burroughs wrestling match booked for May in New York

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Photos: Ben Askren through the years

Before Ben Askren returns for his second UFC fight in July, he’s got someone else in front of him.
Askren, one of the most decorated collegiate …read more

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