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Jorge Masvidal Is The Latest To Take The Sean O’Malley Route

There appears to be a shift happening in MMA, and Jorge Masvidal is the latest to take the leap. Masvidal experienced one of the rare, late-career surges in popularity, going …read more

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Jorge Masvidal to Gilbert Burns: ‘Go fight in Brazil, just keep my name out of your mouth’

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Jorge Masvidal has given his side to the discussions regarding a potential fight with Gilbert Burns.
Burns took to social media …read more

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Archives: Jorge Masvidal: “I Traumatized Colby Covington” (2019)

On this day three years ago, Jorge Masvidal let it be known that he rendered Colby Covington a “traumatized” man. Of course, if one were to make a connection between …read more

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Daniel Cormier believes Jorge Masvidal should reconsider callout from Michael Chandler

Daniel Cormier believes Jorge Masvidal should reconsider the callout from Michael Chandler. It is true that Michael Chandler (23-8 MMA) has called out Jorge Masvidal (35-16 MMA) for a fight, …read more

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Daniel Cormier: There's more value in fighting Michael Chandler than Jorge Masvidal thinks

With Gilbert Burns booked up, Daniel Cormier thinks Michael Chandler is the next best option for Jorge Masvidal.
Chandler (23-8 MMA, 2-3 UFC) called Masvidal out for a “BMF” fight, but Masvidal …read more

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‘There’s More Value In Chandler Fight Than Masvidal Believes’

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It’s been a good while since Jorge Masvidal stepped foot inside the Octagon.
Last competing at UFC 272 in March 2022, …read more

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Posted on December 2, 2022, 3:16 am By
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Jorge Masvidal claims Gilbert Burns callouts were a “gimmick” to gain more followers: “Keep my name out your mouth”

Jorge Masvidal claims Gilbert Burns callouts were a ‘gimmick’ to gain more followers and tells him to ‘keep my name out of your mouth’. Masvidal (35-16 MMA) has suffered 3 …read more

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Gilbert Burns won’t insist on callout of ‘liar’ Jorge Masvidal but it’s the fight ‘UFC wants’

Gilbert Burns (right) lost a decision to Khamzat Chimaev. | Photo by James Gilbert/Getty Images

Gilbert Burns spent the past few months campaigning for a …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Describes “Gimmick” Gilbert Burns Is Doing

UFC welterweight star Jorge Masvidal believes he knows why his name has been on the lips of fellow contender Gilbert Burns recently. For a period of time, it appeared that …read more

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Jorge Masvidal reacts to teammate Kayla Harrison’s first MMA loss: ‘It just wasn’t her night’

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Jorge Masvidal was surprised to see American Top Team teammate Kayla Harrison suffer her first MMA loss this past Friday, …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Reacts To Teammate Kayla Harrison’s Shocking Loss

UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal feels Kayla Harrison should keep her head held high despite her first professional loss. Harrison lost to Larissa Pacheco via unanimous decision at the 2022 PFL …read more

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Jorge Masvidal shoots down BMF title clash with Michael Chandler: “Will Brooks hit him so hard he quit”

UFC welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal doesn’t seem interested in facing Michael Chandler. ‘Gamebred’ has been out of action since March, when he lost to Colby Covington by decision. Weeks after …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Responds To Michael Chandler’s BMF Showdown Idea

Jorge Masvidal wants no part of a fight with Michael Chandler. Back in 2019, Jorge Masvidal was named the “Baddest Motherf–ker” in the UFC. That title came after he defeated …read more

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Jorge Masvidal calls Leon Edward’s bluff, says ‘he doesn’t want the fight’ despite talks of revenge

Jorge Masvidal is the UFC ‘BMF’ champion. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Jorge Masvidal thinks Leon Edwards is all talk. Jorge Masvidal doesn’t believe …read more

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Jorge Masvidal claims Leon Edwards is bluffing with his recent comments about not being able to let go of 2019 altercation

Jorge Masvidal has responded to the recent threats made by UFC welterweight champion Leon Edwards. During the newly crowned champion’s media tour, he was asked on the Breakfast Club about the famous …read more

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Jorge Masvidal calls bluff on Leon Edwards' desire for revenge despite being 'the biggest money fight for him'

Jorge Masvidal is not buying Leon Edwards’ recent comments.
The “BMF” champion and former UFC welterweight title challenger thinks Edwards (20-3 MMA, 12-2 UFC) is all talk when it comes to recent …read more

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Jorge Masvidal explains decision to get into promoting with iKon FC: 'I have an eye to spot talent'

Jorge Masvidal is a man of many hats nowadays.
The two-time UFC title challenger is not only continuing his professional fighting career as one of the biggest names in the sport, …read more

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Michael Bisping says MMA fans are “fickle” for writing off Jorge Masvidal: “He’s as game as they come”

Michael Bisping doesn’t understand why fans are writing off Jorge Masvidal. Masvidal is currently on a three-fight losing streak but lost to Colby Covington by decision and lost back-to-back fights …read more

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Michael Bisping says MMA fans are fickle for writing off Jorge Masvidal

Michael Bisping is calling out Jorge Masvidal’s fans for not riding with him during his losing skid.
Masvidal (35-16 MMA, 12-9 UFC) had an incredible 2019. Finishes of Darren Till, Ben …read more

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Daniel Cormier: Michael Chandler's callouts of Conor McGregor, Jorge Masvidal show UFC title 'isn't at the forefront'

Daniel Cormier thinks winning a UFC championship is no longer Michael Chandler’s top priority.
Chandler is 2-3 in the octagon, most recently getting submitted by Dustin Poirier at UFC 281. It …read more

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Gilbert Burns to face Neil Magny at UFC 283 in Brazil after Jorge Masvidal allegedly turned him down

Gilbert Burns will be getting the chance to fight in Brazil. When the UFC announced they would be returning to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Burns immediately called to be on …read more

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Video: Should UFC book budding Jorge Masvidal vs. Gilbert Burns grudge match?

The UFC welterweight division could soon host a significant matchup with Jorge Masvidal and Gilbert Burns.
After Burns (20-5 MMA, 13-5 UFC) told MMA Junkie in August that he was seeking …read more

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'You tell me who the BMF is': Michael Chandler interested in Jorge Masvidal fight

Michael Chandler wants in on the “baddest motherf*cker” conversation.
Win or lose, Chandler (23-8 MMA, 2-3 UFC) has thrilled fans with his performances since joining the UFC roster in 2020. He …read more

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Leon Edwards still wants revenge against Jorge Masvidal ‘in the octagon or on the street’

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Leon Edwards is the man to beat in the UFC’s welterweight division, but there’s …read more

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Masvidal In Danger Of ‘Rocky’ Street Justice

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Leon Edwards wants revenge on Jorge Masvidal.
If he can’t get it inside the Octagon, then “Rocky” is willing to settle …read more

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Ben Askren says it is “obvious” that Jorge Masvidal is ducking Gilbert Burns: “Obviously he is declining”

Ben Askren believes that Jorge Masvidal is ducking Gilbert Burns due to an ongoing decline in his abilities. Back in 2019, Jorge Masvidal was the biggest thing going in mixed …read more

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Leon Edwards refuses to “let go” of Jorge Masvidal altercation at UFC London: “I have to get it back in the octagon or in the street”

Leon Edwards has admitted he can’t let go of his 2019 interaction with Jorge Masvidal at UFC London. At this moment in time, Leon Edwards is on top of the …read more

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Leon Edwards can't let go of 2019 altercation with Jorge Masvidal: 'I have to get it back in the octagon or in the street'

It’s been more than three years since he received the infamous “three piece and a soda” from Jorge Masvidal, yet Leon Edwards is still not at peace with the situation.
Despite …read more

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Jorge Masvidal has profanity-filled response to Gilbert Burns | Video

UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal responded to Gilbert Burns on Thursday after Burns said Masvidal turned down a fight against him at UFC 283.

“Sorry I’ve been missing. Your boy’s been …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Slams Gilbert Burns, Gives Update On Octagon Return

UFC welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal has issued a heated response to Gilbert Burns’ recent tweet and claims. Masvidal hasn’t fought since a loss to Colby Covington at UFC 272. Since …read more

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Jorge Masvidal responds to ducking accusations from Gilbert Burns

Jorge Masvidal has broken his silence after recent accusations thrown his direction by Gilbert Burns. The former two-time welterweight title challenger responded in a big way after receiving multiple callouts …read more

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Masvidal Trial Delayed (Again)

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UFC welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal is going to trial … eventually.
“Gamebred” is expected to answer for his role in the …read more

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Jorge Masvidal sounds of on 'little b*tch' Gilbert Burns after accusation of turning down UFC fight offers

Jorge Masvidal has spoken out on some of the recent fight-related accusations thrown his way, and he’s none too please.
Masvidal, a two-time UFC welterweight title challenger, responded to fellow contender …read more

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Jorge Masvidal trial date pushed to February after joint continuance

Legal proceedings for UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal largely remain stagnant as a trial date has once again been delayed.
On Thursday, a Masvidal defense attorney and a Miami-Dade County (Fla.) district …read more

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Posted on November 17, 2022, 8:16 pm By
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Jorge Masvidal fires back at ‘little b****’ Gilbert Burns: ‘I will gladly beat the living s*** out of you’

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Jorge Masvidal has heard enough.
The two-time UFC welterweight title challenger finally responded to callouts from Gilbert Burns after the Brazilian …read more

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Gilbert Burns willing to face “anyone” after Jorge Masvidal turns down UFC 283 showdown: “I don’t care”

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns just wants a fight at this point. ‘Durinho’ has been out of action since his loss to Khamzat Chimaev in April. Although he lost by …read more

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Gilbert Burns 'moving forward' after Jorge Masvidal turned down fight (again), likes Belal Muhammad matchup

Gilbert Burns is done waiting for Jorge Masvidal.
According to Burns, Masvidal has turned him down for a third time. “Durinho” said he was offered Masvidal for UFC 281, UFC 282 …read more

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Gilbert Burns blasts Jorge Masvidal, claims he turned him down three times: “I guess the B from his BMF belt doesn’t stand for bad”

Gilbert Burns has taken a shot at Jorge Masvidal. Burns and Masvidal have been eyeing one another and it seemed as though the pair were on a collision course. Masvidal …read more

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Leon Edwards may give Jorge Masvidal title shot over Kamaru Usman

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Leon Edwards has unfinished business with Jorge Masvidal. …read more

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Leon Edwards May Grant Jorge Masvidal Title Shot Before Kamaru Usman

UFC Welterweight Champion Leon Edwards is willing to let Jorge Masvidal fight him before Kamaru Usman, on one condition. Edwards stunningly earned the title over Usman at UFC 278 earlier …read more

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Jorge Masvidal predicts that Dustin Poirier will ‘smoke’ Michael Chandler at UFC 281

UFC 281 features a lightweight bout that has the recipe for excitement between former interim champion Dustin Poirier and former Bellator titleholder Michael Chandler.

Poirier (28-7, 1 NC) is ranked No. …read more

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Posted on November 7, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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Mike Brown: Jorge Masvidal vs. Conor McGregor or Leon Edwards would be 'one of the biggest PPVs of all time'

ABU DHABI – Mike Brown wants to see Jorge Masvidal in a big fight next.
Masvidal (35-16 MMA, 12-9 UFC) is on a three-fight losing skid, but remains one of the …read more

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Askren recalls ‘hilarious’ moment of how he found out he got KO’d

Ben Askren gets knocked out cold by Jorge Masvidal at UFC 239 in 2019. | Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images

‘F—k, that’s Luke …read more

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Askren Had ‘Hilarious’ Hospital Moment With Rockhold

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Ben Askren might not remember his fight with Jorge Masvidal, but he remembers the aftermath.
At UFC …read more

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Ben Askren believes “journeyman bum” Jorge Masvidal should appreciate him for stardom: “He needs to send me a Christmas card”

Years after their fight, Ben Askren and Jorge Masvidal still appear to not be on good terms. At UFC 239 in July 2019, ‘Funky’ and ‘Gamebred’ met in a key …read more

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Ben Askren recalls first memories after Jorge Masvidal knockout: ‘F***, that’s Luke Rockhold. That means I’m in the hospital’

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Ben Askren picked up plenty of accomplishments during his run in combat sports, but one of the most unique …read more

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Sonnen: No One Could Justify A Masvidal Title Shot

Former UFC star Chael Sonnen doesn’t believe there is a salesman in the world who could logically sell the idea of Jorge Masvidal receiving a welterweight title shot. At UFC …read more

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Jorge Masvidal calls for Leon Edwards to ‘step up to the f****** plate’ to settle rivalry, Edwards responds

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Jorge Masvidal wants to give Leon Edwards an opportunity for payback stemming from their prior run-in in England, but with the …read more

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MMA SQUARED: The continuing saga of Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards has done a 180 degree turn

MMA Squared, Chris Rini, Jorge Masvidal, Leon Edwards | Chris Rini

Turnabout it fair play.
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Jorge Masvidal responds after Leon Edwards tells him to get on his knees and beg for a title shot

Jorge Masvidal has issued a response to Leon Edwards suggesting he should beg for a UFC Welterweight Championship opportunity. Masvidal and Edwards have a history of bad blood. Fight fans …read more

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Leon Edwards Tells Masvidal The Degrading Price For A Title Shot

UFC Welterweight Champion Leon Edwards has revealed what Jorge Masvidal must do to potentially be his first title defense. Edwards earned UFC gold in a remarkable come-from-behind victory over Kamaru …read more

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Edwards Responds To Masvidal Callout: ‘Get On Your Knees And Beg’

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Leon Edwards spent years trying to secure a fight against Jorge Masvidal after “Gamebred” sucker-punched him backstage …read more

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Jorge Masvidal has harsh words for ‘borderline vegetable’ Nate Diaz

UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal did not hold back when talking about former opponent Nate Diaz, describing Diaz as a ‘borderline vegetable.’

Masvidal defeated Diaz in the highly publicized …read more

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UFC champion Leon Edwards responds after Jorge Masvidal tells him to step up to the plate: “Get on your knees and beg and I may consider it”

UFC welterweight champion Leon Edwards has responded after Jorge Masvidal dared him to step up to the plate and accept a fight. Edwards (20-3 MMA) captured the promotions coveted 170lbs …read more

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Jorge Masvidal trashes former opponent and “borderline vegetable” Nate Diaz: “He shouldn’t be in the big leagues”

Jorge Masvidal had some harsh words for his former UFC foe Nate Diaz during a recent interview with MMAFighting. Masvidal (35-16 MMA) and Diaz (22-13 MMA) of course previously met …read more

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Masvidal: “Borderline Vegetable” Diaz Shouldn’t Be In Big Leagues

It looks like Nate Diaz is done fighting in the UFC, and Jorge Masvidal believes this decision came at the right time. In spite of a history that has seen …read more

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UFC champ Leon Edwards admits it's difficult for Jorge Masvidal fight to make sense; Masvidal's manager disagrees

UFC welterweight champion Leon Edwards wants Jorge Masvidal, but knows it doesn’t make sense.
Edwards (20-3 MMA, 12-2 UFC) dethroned No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter Kamaru Usman to capture the welterweight title at …read more

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