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Kamaru Usman willing to 'risk it all' with UFC 249 title defense; Jorge Masvidal's manager calls foul

Kamaru Usman claims he’s offered to defend his welterweight title in the main event of UFC 249 next month. Jorge Masvidal’s manager, however, insists the champion is lying.
With all signs …read more

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With UFC 249 main event in question, Jorge Masvidal offers up services

Jorge Masvidal has raised his hand.
With the UFC 249 main event in jeopardy, Masvidal (35-13 MMA, 12-6 UFC) volunteered his services in a Monday tweet. Keeping it short and sweet, …read more

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Posted on March 30, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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With UFC 249 main event in limbo, Jorge Masvidal volunteers his services

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Jorge Masvidal is willing to save the day at UFC 249.
While the event is scheduled to take place April 18 in a location to be …read more

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Jorge Masvidal willing to fight at UFC 249

If the UFC needs a big name to step in and fight at UFC 249 on April 18, the promotion doesn’t need to look any further than welterweight star Jorge …read more

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Covington: Usman-Masvidal won’t happen because Masvidal wants ‘Conor money’

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“I said that journeyman Jorge Masvidal, AKA ‘The Street Judas’ is going to overprice himself out of the fight, he don’t want to fight …read more

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Colby Covington: Jorge Masvidal Doesn’t Want To Fight Anyone That Can Wrestle Him

Colby Covington insists that Jorge Masvidal doesn’t truly want to share the Octagon with Kamaru Usman. Many expect Masvidal to challenge champion Usman for the UFC welterweight championship this summer. …read more

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Colby Covington: Jorge Masvidal ‘overpriced himself’ to avoid Kamaru Usman: ‘He wants Conor McGregor money’

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Colby Covington believes that his former best friend Jorge Masvidal has purposely “overpriced himself” for his mooted bout with welterweight champion Kamaru …read more

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Jorge Masvidal deems Colby Covington 'the most fragile, most sensitive guy in UFC history'

The beef between Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington is well-documented at this point.
Once friends, the two top UFC welterweight contenders have become bitter rivals. This was most recently exemplified by …read more

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Jorge Masvidal trashes Colby Covington, calls him “most sensitive guy in UFC history”

UFC welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal trashed his American Top Team teammate Colby Covington, calling him the “most sensitive guy in UFC history.” Despite being teammates at ATT, Masvidal and Covington …read more

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Jorge Masvidal deems Colby Covington 'the most fragile, most sensitive guy in UFC history'

The beef between Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington is well-documented at this point.
Once friends, the two top UFC welterweight contenders have become bitter rivals. This was most recently exemplified by …read more

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Jorge Masvidal disregards ATT’s trash talk ban to blast Colby Covington: ‘That dude is no fighter’

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Jorge Masvidal is fine not trash-talking fighters at American Top Team. He’s just making it clear he has his own definition of …read more

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Colby Covington Says Jorge Masvidal Has An ‘Ass-Whooping Waiting’

It’s clear that Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal have not buried the hatchet. Covington and Masvidal were once friends. “Chaos” and “Gamebred” are teammates at American Top Team but things …read more

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Covington not willing to bury hatchet with ‘Street Judas’ Jorge Masvidal

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Colby Covington still hasn’t kissed and made up with Jorge Masvidal. Colby Covington shocked the MMA world when he apologised for …read more

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Colby Covington not backing down from feuds with ‘mediocre’ Jorge Masvidal, ‘washed-up’ Joanna Jedrzejczyk

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Anyone hoping for a kinder, gentler Colby Covington will have to keep waiting.
The ever-controversial welterweight contender recently spoke to Submission Radio and …read more

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Kamaru Usman Rips Jorge Masvidal: ‘He Seriously Thinks He’s A Superstar’

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman thinks Jorge Masvidal is drinking his own Kool-Aid. Usman and Masvidal have been trading barbs since UFC 245 wrapped up. When Usman was asked about …read more

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Kamaru Usman scolds Jorge Masvidal over Conor McGregor comparisons

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman has gone off on Jorge Masvidal for suggesting that he is a more famous fighter than Conor McGregor. ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ recently sat down with …read more

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Jorge Masvidal open to Khabib Nurmagomedov fight at lightweight if price is right: ‘The moolah’s gonna talk’

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Jorge Masvidal has his eyes on the welterweight prize. After that, he’s going to keep following the money.
Before his stunning rise through …read more

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Kamaru Usman on Jorge Masvidal: ‘How is he the No. 1 contender? Because of hype?’

Kamaru Usman addresses who his next opponent should be. While he says he would fight Jorge Masvidal for the money, he doesn’t think Masvidal deserves the shot.
“How is he the …read more

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Colby Covington Rips Joanna Jedrzejczyk: ‘She Got Her Face Rearranged’

Colby Covington may have made amends with Dustin Poirier but he still has beef with American Top Team teammates Joanna Jedrzecjzyk and Jorge Masvidal. It’s no secret that Covington has …read more

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Colby Covington buries Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Jorge Masvidal

Colby Covington is trying to keep the peace with Dustin Poirier, but the same doesn’t apply to his American Top Team stablemates Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Jorge Masvidal. Speaking to Submission …read more

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Raphael Assuncao reflects on 2005 fight with Jorge Masvidal

Early on in Raphael Assuncao’s professional career, like most MMA fighters starting out, he was fighting anyone at any time. When a call came in for his fifth pro fight …read more

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Jorge Masvidal says return to lightweight is possible

Jorge Masvidal has recently been collecting scalps in the welterweight division, but he spent the earlier chapters of his career competing in the lightweight division. It’s no secret that Masvidal …read more

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Masvidal Contemplates Lightweight Return

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight contender, Jorge Masvidal, has not competed since stopping Nate Diaz at UFC 244 last November …read more

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Jorge Masvidal would return to lightweight for just one thing

On the cusp of getting his first UFC title shot at welterweight, Jorge Masvidal has not entirely ruled out a return to 155 pounds.
Former Strikeforce lightweight title challenger Masvidal (35-13 …read more

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Jorge Masvidal rips Kevin Lee for continuing after tap at UFC on ESPN+ 28: 'You should be cut'

Jorge Masvidal had no problem kicking Kevin Lee while he was down following a submission loss to Charles Oliveira on Saturday.
Just moments after Lee (18-6 MMA, 11-6 UFC) succumbed to …read more

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Jorge Masvidal says Kevin Lee should be cut following “b*tch move” at UFC Brasilia

UFC welterweight standout Jorge Masvidal was not impressed with the way Kevin Lee handled his loss to Charles Oliveira at today’s UFC Brasilia event. ‘Gamebred’ took to Twitter shortly following …read more

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Video: Kamaru Usman says when he beats Jorge Masvidal, “Gamebred” goes back to being average

LAS VEGAS – UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman doesn’t have any reason to believe Jorge Masvidal will price himself out of a fight this summer. But he can see why …read more

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Kamaru Usman lists seven welterweights better than Jorge Masvidal

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Kamaru Usman lists seven UFC welterweights he feels are better than Jorge Masvidal. Kamaru Usman continues to downplay Jorge Masvidal’s accomplishments …read more

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Kamaru Usman names 7 UFC welterweights he says are better than Jorge Masvidal

The ongoing beef between UFC welterweight standouts Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal continued today during the Dominance MMA Management event. The UFC’s reigning welterweight champion, Usman (16-1), has been trading …read more

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Usman would sign contract to fight Masvidal next

Kamaru Usman made it clear he would like to fight Jorge Masvidal next. It’s just a matter of coming to terms with the UFC on a contract for the fight. …read more

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Posted on March 7, 2020, 10:46 pm By
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Jorge Masvidal unloads on Kamaru Usman for threatening his manager

UFC superstar Jorge Masvidal unloaded on UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman for threatening his manager Abe Kawa on social media. Usman and Masvidal are set to meet at International Fight …read more

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Leon Edwards wishes he could’ve fought Darren Till at UFC London last year to prove he’s ‘the best in the UK’

Leon Edwards thinks it’s crazy how different he and Darren Till’s careers went in 2019.
Last March at UFC London, Till was the main event against Jorge Masvidal while Edwards was …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk demands apology from Colby Covington: ‘Bow down to the Queen and say sorry’

Joanna Jedrzejczyk is still not a fan of her teammate, Colby Covington.
Covington had a public falling out with Jorge Masvidal and Dustin Poirier at American Top Team. And, it didn’t …read more

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Colby Covington Thinks Kamaru Usman Would Expose Jorge Masvidal

Colby Covington sees UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman having his way with Jorge Masvidal if they fight. The seeds appear to have been planted for a title bout between Usman …read more

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Jorge Masvidal says he’s open to fighting Khabib Nurmagomedov if the UFC makes him the right offer

Jorge Masvidal hasn’t fought at lightweight since 2015 when he lost to Al Iaquinta by split-decision. But, that may change if the money is right.
Since he decided to move up …read more

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Usman Vs. Covington 2 Coming In July?

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As it stands, Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal are on a championship collision course for UFC 252, which is tentatively set to go down …read more

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Covington believes Masvidal will ‘price himself

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The UFC’s top troll predicts that Jorge Masvidal will ‘price himself out’ of a fight with Kamaru Usman. Divisive UFC welterweight Colby Covington, …read more

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Colby Covington believes Jorge Masvidal will ‘price himself out’ to avoid fighting Kamaru Usman 

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Colby Covington is confident he will be the next person to face UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman despite plans for a showdown with Jorge Masvidal …read more

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Jorge Masvidal says he will ‘definitely fight’ Leon Edwards if he beats Tyron Woodley

Jorge Masvidal says he will fight Leon Edwards if the Englishman can get past Tyron Woodley this March.
Edwards will take on Woodley in the main event of UFC London in …read more

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Jorge Masvidal: If Leon Edwards beats Tyron Woodley, we're definitely going to fight

Leon Edwards may finally be on Jorge Masvidal’s radar – if he wins his next fight.
Edwards headlines March’s UFC on ESPN+ 29 in London, when he takes on former UFC …read more

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Colby Covington Doubts Jorge Masvidal Fights Kamaru Usman

Colby Covington isn’t sold on Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal coming to fruition. Usman is the reigning UFC welterweight champion, while Masvidal captured the one-time-only BMF championship back in Nov. …read more

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Kamaru Usman thinks Jorge Masvidal is fake

Jorge Masvidal rocketed to stardom over the past year. Is it because he’s that good at fighting or because he finally found a niche, a persona, that garnered attention?
UFC welterweight …read more

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Jorge Masvidal: UFC champ Kamaru Usman is 'super-forced' into fighting me next

Kamaru Usman may not have wanted to acknowledge Jorge Masvidal, but it appears Masvidal will be his next title defense.
UFC president Dana White teased that the championship fight will likely …read more

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VIDEO | Jorge Masvidal trashes Kamaru Usman’s pad work, apologizes to Stephen A. Smith

UFC superstar Jorge Masvidal trashed UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman’s pad work and said the MMA community owes Stephen A. Smith an apology.
Masvidal will be fighting Usman at International Fight …read more

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Kamaru Usman explains why Jorge Masvidal’s power doesn’t worry him

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman is expected to defend his title against streaking contender Jorge Masvidal during International Fight Week this July.
Heading into this matchup, which is still not official, …read more

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Kamaru Usman accuses ‘clown’ Jorge Masvidal of being a sellout

Aside from his incredible fighting ability, Jorge Masvidal’s popularity can be partly credited to his authentic personality. However, reigning UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman isn’t convinced and believes Masvidal is …read more

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You’re Not Keeping It Real, Bro!

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The beef between current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman, and “BMF” title holder, Jorge Masvidal, is intensifying ahead of their …read more

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Kamaru Usman Thinks Beef Between Jorge Masvidal & Colby Covington Is An Act

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman isn’t buying into the torn friendship of Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington. Masvidal and Covington were once close friends and training partners at American Top …read more

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Kamaru Usman slams Jorge Masvidal's persona: 'He's become everything he said he wouldn't be'

HOUSTON – The bout has not be officially announced yet, but the welterweight title showdown for International Fight Week between Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal looks close to being confirmed, …read more

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Kamaru Usman says Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington beef is an act, claims they’ve “shared women”

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman claims the beef between Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal is an act and suggested they’ve slept with the same women.
Covington and Masvidal were friends for …read more

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Video: Kamaru Usman: Jorge Masvidal couldn’t KO Nate Diaz, so I’m not worried

HOUSTON – Welterweight champ Kamaru Usman talks to reporters backstage at UFC 247. Usman spoke about his expected fight against Jorge Masvidal in July and said he’s not worried about …read more

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Bisping reveals his ‘conspiracy theory’ for Usman-Masvidal Super Bowl confrontation

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Michael Bisping thinks the UFC had some involvement in the drama between Jorge Masvidal and Kamaru Usman at Super Bowl …read more

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Jorge Masvidal ready dethrone 'head case of head cases' Kamaru Usman for UFC gold

HOUSTON – Jorge Masvidal is tight-lipped about whether he has officially signed to challenge Kamaru Usman for the UFC welterweight title during International Fight Week in July, but all signs …read more

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Dana White says UFC never considered Conor McGregor against Jorge Masvidal or Kamaru Usman

UFC president Dana White claims the promotion never considered matching up Conor McGregor against Jorge Masvidal or Kamaru Usman.
Both Masvidal and Usman were in attendance at UFC 246 last month …read more

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Michael Bisping wonders if UFC scheduled Kamaru Usman-Jorge Masvidal confrontation

Michael Bisping doesn’t believe Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal staged their altercation but he does wonder if the UFC had their meetup planned.
Usman and Masvidal are on a collision course. …read more

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Darren Till plans to run through middleweight division, says Cannonier fight is still possible

Darren Till is confident he will run through the entire middleweight division.
Till was a rising star at welterweight but suffered back-to-back losses to Tyron Woodley and Jorge Masvidal. The Liverpool …read more

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White: Usman and Masvidal acted like ‘neanderthals’ at Super Bowl

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UFC president Dana White didn’t enjoy the heated altercation between Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal at the Super Bowl Radio Row late last month. …read more

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UFC Boss Dana White Not Happy With Usman-Masvidal Confrontation

UFC president Dana White says he’s not a fan of the altercation between Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal. It’s clear that Usman and Masvidal are on a collision course. The …read more

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Dana White: Usman, Masvidal shouldn’t have acted like 'neanderthals' at Super Bowl Radio Row

The verbal altercation between Jorge Masvidal and Kamaru Usman attracted a lot of attention at Super Bowl XLIV’s Radio Row last week.
The exchange of insults drew a lot of eyeballs …read more

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Leon Edwards makes prediction for Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal fight

Leon Edwards is not a fan of Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal’s altercation at Radio Row during Super Bowl week.
The two were doing radio shows to talk about what’s next …read more

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