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Leon Edwards says Jorge Masvidal turned down fight with him

According to Leon Edwards and his brother, Bellator fight Fabian Edwards, Jorge Masvidal turned down the opportunity to fight him. The Edwards brothers have also recently made digs at the …read more

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Leon Edwards Says Jorge Masvidal Turned Down UFC Bout Against Him

Leon Edwards claims that Jorge Masvidal was offered a bout against him, but turned it down. Edwards and Masvidal were involved in a backstage incident following UFC London. During an …read more

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Posted on May 21, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Edwards claims Masvidal declined to fight, wants Lawler next

UFC welterweight Leon Edwards claims Jorge Masvidal turned down a fight offer, as he now eyes a big-named opponent, next. After their much-publicized backstage scuffle at UFC London in …read more

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Edwards Eyes ‘RDA’ Since Masvidal Doesn’t Want The Smoke

Shortly after both Leon Edwards and Jorge Masvidal picked up wins over Gunnar Nelson and Darren Till, respectively, at UFC Fight Night 147 this past March, the two men were …read more

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Anthony Pettis to fight Jorge Masvidal in jiu-jitsu match on June 15

Jorge Masvidal and Anthony Pettis will collide in a jiu jitsu ‘superfight’ next month. With just over a month to go until his highly anticipated bout against Ben Askren, Jorge …read more

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Jorge Masvidal vs. Anthony Pettis Set For ‘Jiu-Jitsu Superfight’

Jorge Masvidal and Anthony Pettis are set to throw down, but they won’t be exchanging strikes. DT Promotions has announced that Masvidal and Pettis will meet in a “jiu-jitsu superfight.” …read more

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Jorge Masvidal, Anthony Pettis set to collide in grappling match

Jorge Masvidal and Anthony Pettis both have huge fights on the horizon. Masvidal will take on Ben Askren at UFC 239 on July 6, while Pettis is set to meet …read more

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Jorge Masvidal to face Anthony Pettis in jiu-jitsu match on June 15

The two ranked UFC welterweights will battle on a streaming PPV show that also includes Yoel Romero. Two of the UFC’s top-rated welterweights will be going at it in four …read more

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Leon Edwards On Jorge Masvidal: ‘His Day Is Coming’

Leon Edwards won’t be dropping his beef with Jorge Masvidal anytime soon. Edwards and Masvidal got into a scuffle backstage following UFC London back in March. The two exchanged words …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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UFC 239 | Ben Askren believes Jorge Masvidal dislikes him because of fight purse disparity

Ben Askren and Jorge Masvidal will finally settle their feud at UFC 239, during International Fight Week. The two have gone back-and-forth on social media, trash-talking each other . It …read more

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Askren says Jorge Masvidal can ‘suck it’: He’s jealous of my success

“If I had to put words into his mouth for him, I would say he’s pissed that a punk white kid has came into the UFC and is making over …read more

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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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Ben Askren Reveals Why He Feels Jorge Masvidal Dislikes Him

Ben Askren believes he’s discovered the root of Jorge Masvidal’s dislike for him. On July 6, Askren and Masvidal will clash inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The …read more

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Al Iaquinta Reveals UFC’s “Al Iaquinta Rule”

In the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 63, Al Iaquinta earned a split-decision victory over Jorge Masvidal and was then greeted with a chorus of boos. What would then …read more

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Masvidal says he will get title shot if he beats Askren, Askren responds

“Well, they had to dangle some type of carrot to get him to agree to take a beating,” says Ben Askren. Jorge Masvidal could soon be fighting for the UFC …read more

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Posted on April 24, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Ben Askren Says Jorge Masvidal Is Insecure About His Masculinity

Ben Askren isn’t enamored with the post-UFC London incident between Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards. Masvidal is coming off a devastating knockout victory over Darren Till. The bout took place …read more

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Ben Askren suggests that Jorge Masvidal is not secure with his own masculinity

UFC welterweight standouts Ben Askren and Jorge Masvidal will collide at July’s UFC 239 pay-per-view event in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The fight was put together shortly after “Gamebred” starched former title …read more

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Ben Askren: Brawling Jorge Masvidal lacks discipline, not secure in masculinity

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ATLANTA – Ben Askren wasn’t going to let a minor detail like an opponent get in his way.
Even though Jorge Masvidal was a no-show at …read more

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Posted on April 19, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Masvidal on Askren: I want to break his f—king face

Jorge Masvidal has again expressed his hatred towards his UFC 239 opponent Ben Askren. Jorge Masvidal has made it clear in the past he isn’t exactly fond of Ben Askren, …read more

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Kevin Lee: Ben Askren Is a Real-Life Troll

Kevin Lee has joined the ranks Kamaru Usman, Jorge Masvidal in others who have classified Ben Askren as a troll who seeks attention. During last week’s UFC seasonal press conference, …read more

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Jorge Masvidal vows to torture Ben Askren at UFC 239, 'show you how much of a coward he is'

Jorge Masvidal views his UFC 239 fight with Ben Askren as one of the most personal of his career.
Masvidal (33-13 MMA, 10-6 UFC) is one of the more experienced fighters …read more

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Posted on April 17, 2019, 1:46 am By
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Askren: Masvidal scuffling with Edwards shows he’s ‘not secure’ with his masculinity

Ben Askren continuously ripped on Jorge Masvidal during the UFC seasonal press conference on Friday. UFC welterweights Ben Askren and Jorge Masvidal are set to meet each other at …read more

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Ben Askren vs. Jorge Masvidal is official for UFC 239

Though the bout has been in the works for a few weeks, as reported by MMAWeekly.com’s Damon Martin, Ben Askren vs. Jorge Masvidal is finally official for UFC 239, following …read more

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Posted on April 12, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Ben Askren vs. Jorge Masvidal Set For UFC 239

It’s going down. The UFC has announced that Ben Askren and Jorge Masvidal are set to meet at the UFC 239 pay-per-view (PPV) this summer. International Fight Week is shaping …read more

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Jorge Masvidal vs Ben Askren Added To UFC 239

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Ben Askren to Wrestle Olympic Gold Medalist Jordan Burroughs at ‘Grapple at the Garden’

Ben Askren will lock horns with another formidable opponent before he takes on Jorge Masvidal at UFC 239 this summer. …read more

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Posted on April 10, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Askren vs Burroughs Set For May 6 In NYC

While Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has yet to confirm the fight, Ben Askren is expected to face off against Jorge Masvidal at the upcoming UFC 239 pay-per-view (PPV) event on …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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EXCLUSIVE | Leon Edwards explains his motivation as he surges to the top of the welterweight division

Leon Edwards is more than just some guy that got into it with Jorge Masvidal at UFC London this past March. In fact, Leon Edwards has the resume that should …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum Afraid McGregor/Khabib Beef Could Turn Deadly

Recently, Jorge Masvidal warned that if all the trash talk in MMA continues down the path it is headed, someone could get killed one day. And some have considered Conor …read more

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Posted on April 5, 2019, 1:46 pm By
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EXCLUSIVE | Leon Edwards rips UFC rankings: ‘It’s all more of a popularity contest’

Leon Edwards wants to fight Jorge Masvidal in the near future, but feels that the UFC ranking system is keeping it from happening right away.

While Leon Edwards continues to …read more

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Posted on April 4, 2019, 7:46 pm By
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Leon Edwards: I'm Fighting Masvidal On Sight; Might As Well Be In The Cage

After the main event at UFC London last month, Leon Edwards and Jorge Masvidal were involved in an altercation backstage with both fighters exchanging words before Masvidal threw several punches, …read more

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Sources: Masvidal-Askren in works for UFC 239

A highly anticipated welterweight fight between Jorge Masvidal and Ben Askren is being negotiated for UFC 239 in Las Vegas on July 6, sources say. …read more

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Leon Edwards Says Jorge Masvidal Fight Has To Happen

Leon Edwards insists that a bout with Jorge Masvidal must take place. Edwards and Masvidal were involved in a backstage incident following UFC London last month. Edwards and Masvidal exchanged …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Leon Edwards on Jorge Masvidal: ‘We are fighting on sight’

Coming off their respective wins at UFC London, Leon Edwards and Jorge Masvidal set themselves up for a potential fight. Although they could have just met in the cage, the …read more

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Romero reveals hefty wager he made with Masvidal for 2019

According to Yoel Romero, he made a bet with friend and fellow Cuban fighter Jorge Masvidal that may cost each one a hefty amount of money. Apart from their …read more

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Yoel Romero Details Friendly Wager With Jorge Masvidal Involving UFC Gold

Yoel Romero and Jorge Masvidal have made a deal and now it’s a race to see who can get to the top first. Romero and Masvidal are training partners at …read more

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Yoel Romero says he and Jorge Masvidal have a friendly wager for 2019 — and it could turn out to be an expensive one

Jorge Masvidal had somewhat of a star turn last month with his wild night at UFC London, which saw him starch hometown hero Darren Till with a wicked second-round knockout …read more

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Ben Askren Reveals Brief Run-in With Jorge Masvidal

If Ben Askren is to be believed, then he had a run-in with Jorge Masvidal at UFC London. Last month, Masvidal collided with Darren Till in enemy territory. The bout …read more

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Ben Askren to Leon Edwards: Be more like me if you want bigger UFC fights

Despite getting into a physical altercation with Jorge Masvidal a few weeks ago in London, Leon Edwards will not be getting the opportunity to face “Gamebred” inside the Octagon. That …read more

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Edwards to Masvidal: ‘Stop making excuses and come get this smoke’

Leon Edwards calls out Jorge Masvidal on social media. Leon Edwards has unfinished business with Jorge Masvidal.
Not longer after his impressive decision win over Gunnar Nelson at UFC Fight Night …read more

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Ben Askren vs Jorge Masvidal close to finalization

Following his big promotional debut victory at UFC 235, ‘Funky’ former Bellator and ONE Championship welterweight king, Ben Askren made it clear who he wanted for his sophomore appearance. And …read more

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Jorge Masvidal vs. Ben Askren in the works for UFC International Fight Week 2019

A welterweight showdown between Jorge Masvidal and Ben Askren is currently in the works for International Fight Week 2019 in Las Vegas.
Sources close to the contest confirmed that verbal agreements …read more

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Ben Askren and Jorge Masvidal verbally agree to fight at UFC 239

Ben Askren and Jorge Masvidal will look to lock horns at UFC 239. Sorry Leon Edwards, you’ll have to wait.
According to MMA Fighting’s Marc Raimondi, top welterweights Ben Askren and …read more

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Ben Askren & Jorge Masvidal Agree To July UFC Bout

It looks like Ben Askren and Jorge Masvidal will collide in July. Askren traveled to UFC London expecting Darren Till to get past Masvidal. “Funky” had been building a beef …read more

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Jorge Masvidal vs. Ben Askren targeted for UFC 239

After plenty of tough talk between Jorge Masvidal and Ben Askren, it didn’t take long for them to set up a face-to-face meeting inside the cage.
MMA Fighting’s Marc Raimondi confirmed …read more

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Posted on March 29, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Ben Askren responds to ‘insanely idiotic’ Jorge Masvidal

Earlier this week, Jorge Masvidal released a fiery video, targeting both Ben Askren and Leon Edwards.

View this post on Instagram …read more

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