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Matt Serra says Jorge Masvidal ‘definitely’ deserves UFC welterweight title shot

Former UFC welterweight champion Matt Serra believes it’s hard to deny Jorge Masvidal a shot at 170-pound gold.
Masvidal has been the talk of the mixed martial arts world since his …read more

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Posted on July 23, 2019, 12:16 am By
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MMA SQUARED: Cuban Jesus rejects Edwards’ offering, Masvidal rivalry persists

Leon Edwards sliced up Rafael Dos Anjos en route to victory and called out his rival Jorge Masvidal, who answered with a hashtag smackdown.
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Leon Edwards: Jorge Masvidal and Ben Askren are both amateurs

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Leon Edwards puts Jorge Masvidal and Ben Askren on blast at UFC on ESPN 4 post-fight media scrum. Right after …read more

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Leon Edwards dismisses Jorge Masvidal, Ben Askren as ‘amateurs’

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With his win over Rafael dos Anjos on Saturday, Leon Edwards now holds the second longest-winning streak in the crowded welterweight division.
Eight …read more

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The Weekly Grind: Khabib Nurmagomedov jumps Daniel Cormier, Jorge Masvidal uses flying knee to knock drink off friend’s hand

The life of a professional fighter isn’t all glitz and glamour.
As if getting punched, kicked, kneed, choked and twisted into a pretzel on a regular basis isn’t enough, fighters attract …read more

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Edwards calls out ‘weasel’ Masvidal, who shuts it down

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Leon Edwards has reignited his feud with fellow welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal. Leon Edwards hasn’t forgotten about his run-in with Jorge Masvidal earlier this year.
After …read more

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Leon Edwards tells Jorge Masvidal to ‘run’

It didn’t take long for Leon Edwards to respond to Jorge Masvidal on social media.
Fresh off of a decision win over Rafael dos Anjos in the main event of UFC …read more

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After UFC on ESPN 4, Leon Edwards will be none too pleased if Jorge Masvidal gets title shot

SAN ANTONIO – Leon Edwards said after his impressive UFC on ESPN 4 victory over Rafael dos Anjos that he wants his grudge match with Jorge Masvidal next.
There are some …read more

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Jorge Masvidal blasts Leon Edwards after UFC on ESPN 4 callout

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Leon Edwards may have put on the best performance of his career on Saturday night, but it still wasn’t enough to impress …read more

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Leon Edwards wants Jorge Masvidal or a UFC welterweight title shot next (video)

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Leon Edwards proved his worth as a UFC welterweight contender on Saturday with his five-round dominance over former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos.
While it was a competitive fight, …read more

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Jorge Masvidal unimpressed by Leon Edwards' UFC on ESPN 4 win: 'Don't call me out no more'

Jorge Masvidal is quite clearly not interested in a fight with Leon Edwards after UFC on ESPN 4.
Following his impressive unanimous-decision win over former champ Rafael dos Anjos on Saturday …read more

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Jorge Masvidal responds to callout from Leon Edwards

Leon Edwards called out Jorge Masvidal following his unanimous decision victory over Rafael dos Anjos at tonight’s UFC San Antonio event.
The surging British contender, Edwards, is now riding an eight …read more

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UFC on ESPN 4 results: Leon Edwards manhandles Rafael dos Anjos; calls out Jorge Masvidal

In case there was any doubt going into Saturday night, there can be none now: Leon Edwards is one of the world’s truly elite welterweights.
The native of Birmingham, England, was …read more

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Posted on July 21, 2019, 4:46 am By
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Michael Bisping shares his take on why the UFC won’t book Conor McGregor vs. Jorge Masvidal

Former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping believes the promotion is not interested in booking Jorge Masvidal against Conor McGregor because they already have plans for the Irishman.
During the most recent …read more

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Chael Sonnen Believes Dana White Is Provoking Conor McGregor To Fight Jorge Masvidal

Although Dana White said Conor McGregor will not be fighting Jorge Masvidal, Chael Sonnen thinks otherwise. The former UFC fighter believes the UFC president is provoking McGregor into a fight …read more

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Manager: Bless Dana White for protecting Conor McGregor from Jorge Masvidal

Breakout welterweight star Jorge Masvidal is too big for Conor McGregor, according to UFC president Dana White. But his manager hasn’t given up on a money fight.
It could be McGregor, …read more

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Chael Sonnen thinks Dana White is goading Conor McGregor to fight Jorge Masvidal

Chael Sonnen believes there’s more to Dana White seemingly blowing off a Conor McGregor vs. Jorge Masvidal fight than meets the eye.
Masvidal’s momentum has never been stronger. His five-second knockout …read more

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Leon Edwards On Jorge Masvidal: ‘His Day Will Come’

If you thought the bad blood between Leon Edwards and Jorge Masvidal dissolved, think again. The incident back in March between Edwards and Masvidal is well-documented. The two exchanged words …read more

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Jorge Masvidal ready to send in Yoel Romero to ensure Dana White makes the ‘right decision’

Jorge Masvidal is looking to secure a title shot and is willing to send in his good friend Yoel Romero in order to sway negotiations.
The surging UFC welterweight contender, Masvidal, …read more

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Leon Edwards says Jorge Masvidal title shot talk ‘is nonsense’

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Leon Edwards doesn’t think top welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal is deserving of a title shot. Although nothing has been confirmed, it’s …read more

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Kevin Lee Says Ben Askren Is ‘Too Hittable’ & ‘Too One-Dimensional’

Kevin Lee calls Ben Askren the “easiest” fight at welterweight. Askren is 1-1 in the UFC and that one loss won’t soon be forgotten. “Funky” took on Jorge Masvidal at …read more

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Dana White shuts down Masvidal vs. McGregor

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Dana White says Conor McGregor does not belong at welterweight. Jorge Masvidal is calling for a money …read more

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Leon Edwards seeks 'perfect fairytale' rematch with Kamaru Usman after UFC on ESPN 4

SAN ANTONIO – Leon Edwards plans to outclass Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on ESPN 4. And if that happens, Edwards said either a grudge match with Jorge Masvidal or …read more

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Dana White rules out Conor McGregor fight against Jorge Masvidal

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If Dana White has plans for Conor McGregor, he’s keeping those cards close to the chest.
It’s hard to blame the UFC president …read more

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Quote: Ben Askren Has ‘Special Winning Attitude’

Ben Askren has impressed many with how he’s handled his UFC 239 loss. While some believe Askren doesn’t deserve praise as he engaged in trash talk with Jorge Masvidal, others …read more

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Posted on July 17, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Dana White Says Conor McGregor Isn’t Getting Khabib-Poirier Winner or Jorge Masvidal

Conor McGregor has not fought since UFC 229 ,where he lost by submission to Khabib Nurmagomedov. Since then, he has been clamoring for a rematch, but there has been nothing …read more

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Michael Bisping Not Sold On Conor McGregor vs. Jorge Masvidal

Michael Bisping doesn’t believe Conor McGregor vs. Jorge Masvidal will come to fruition. Masvidal is in the limelight now more than ever before. “Gamebred’s” popularity soared after his five-second knockout …read more

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Tito Ortiz Believes Ben Askren Is The Most Overrated UFC Fighter

Ben Askren suffered his first professional loss at UFC 239. There, Jorge Masvidal knocked him out in just five seconds. Now, UFC Hall of Famer, Tito Ortiz went on the …read more

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Jorge Masvidal’s Manager Explains Why It’s Conor McGregor Or Title Shot Next

On Tuesday, Jorge Masvidal’s manager came out and said his client would only accept a fight for the welterweight title or Conor McGregor next. Immediately, fans were wondering if either …read more

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Dana White emphatically shuts down Conor McGregor vs. Jorge Masvidal matchup

Surging UFC welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal has recently been campaigning for a showdown with former UFC lightweight and featherweight champion Conor McGregor. In fact, Masvidal’s manager recently stated that McGregor …read more

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White says 'hell no' to Masvidal-McGregor fight

After his 5-second knockout over Ben Askren at UFC 239, UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal wants to fight Conor McGregor next, but UFC president Dana White told TMZ, “Hell no.” He …read more

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Leon Edwards argues Jorge Masvidal doesn’t deserve title shot

When Jorge Masvidal knocked former Bellator and ONE welterweight champion Ben Askren out in five seconds at UFC 239, he cemented himself as one of the top contenders in the …read more

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Leon Edwards: ‘It’s madness’ if Jorge Masvidal clinches title shot from Ben Askren win

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Leon Edwards is baffled by the reports suggesting that Jorge Masvidal could be getting a title shot on the back of a win over Ben …read more

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Who did it better: Jorge Masvidal or Kid Yamamoto

Jorge Masvidal broke the UFC record for the fastest KO in history on July 6, snapping Ben Askren’s undefeated streak with a brutal flying knee.
At UFC 239, “Gamebred” anticipated a …read more

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Manager: Jorge Masvidal will only fight Conor McGregor or Kamaru Usman next

First Round Management has taken the reigns in regard to their clients’ news, and it appears Jorge Masvidal has his mind made up on what his next challenge will be.
Or, …read more

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Manager: Jorge Masvidal will only fight Conor McGregor or Kamaru Usman next

First Round Management has taken the reigns in regard to their clients’ news, and it appears Jorge Masvidal has his mind made up on what his next challenge will be.
Or, …read more

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Jorge Masvidal will only accept two opponents for his next fight!

Jorge Masvidal scored arguably this biggest win of his career earlier this month, defeating former Bellator and ONE champion Ben Askren by way of knockout.
‘Gamebred’ set a record for the …read more

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Darren Till Hints Move To Middleweight In Instagram Post

Darren Till is no doubt a massive welterweight. He has missed weight before and cuts a ton of weight. But, in his last fight against Jorge Masvidal, he made weight …read more

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Masvidal: Me and Askren are ‘not in the same league’

Jorge Masvidal doesn’t think Ben Askren should be mentioned in the same league as him. Following his record-breaking knockout victory over Ben Askren, Jorge Masvidal has insisted he never bought …read more

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Posted on July 16, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Stephen Thompson weighs in on Jorge Masvidal’s celebration after Askren KO

Stephen Thompson certainly isn’t one to talk trash, but he isn’t down on Jorge Masvidal’s UFC 239 post-fight celebration.
There was some bad blood going into the UFC 239 main card …read more

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Germaine de Randamie wanted to set fastest knockout record

Last weekend at UFC 239, Jorge Masvidal set the record for the fastest knockout in UFC history at five seconds into the first round. Germaine de Randamie wanted that record, …read more

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Jorge Masvidal on Ben Askren: ‘We’re not in the same league by any means necessary’ 

Jorge Masvidal has enjoyed a well-deserved victory lap after earning the fastest knockout in UFC history with his five second demolition against Ben Askren at UFC 239.
While the fight wasn’t …read more

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Jorge Masvidal shares his thoughts on a fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov

Add current UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov to the list of fighters Jorge Masvidal believes he could defeat.
‘Gamebred‘ is oozing confidence following his historic knockout victory over Ben Askren at …read more

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Michael Bisping explains how he squashed his beef with ‘cool as hell’ Jorge Masvidal

It appears that former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping has squashed his beef with surging welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal.
‘The Count’ and ‘Gamebred’ had exchanged verbal jabs in the past, this …read more

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Kamaru Usman On Potential UFC Title Shot For Jorge Masvidal: ‘Slow Down’

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman says he wouldn’t mind putting his gold on the line against Jorge Masvidal, but urges people to pump the brakes. The status of the welterweight …read more

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Kamaru Usman says ‘slow down’ on Jorge Masvidal title shot talks

At UFC 239, Jorge Masvidal was taking on Ben Askren, where many thought the winner would be fighting Kamaru Usman next for the title. “Gambred” ultimately knocked “Funky” out cold …read more

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Ben Askren Pokes Fun At KO Loss, Jorge Masvidal Responds

Ben Askren and Jorge Masvidal have exchanged words even after UFC 239. On July 6, Askren and Masvidal shared the Octagon. Many anticipated the classic grappler vs. striker matchup. What …read more

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Michael Bisping Explains How He & Jorge Masvidal Put Issues Aside

Tension between Michael Bisping and Jorge Masvidal appears to be a thing of the past. Masvidal and Bisping had exchanged verbal jabs dating back to “The Count’s” beef with Yoel …read more

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Hot Tweets: Jon Jones’s strategy at UFC 239, shocking knockouts, and best fighter no one is talking about

Lot’s of stuff happened since last we spoke. Jorge Masvidal broke a UFC record, Jon Jones lost a fight (but kept his belt), and Luke Rockhold’s career ended – basically. …read more

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Jorge Masvidal and Ben Askren continue to trade barbs on social media

Jorge Masvidal needed only 5-seconds to hand Ben Askren the first professional loss of his mixed martial arts career at UFC 239 last weekend in Las Vegas.
‘Gamebred’ was able to …read more

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McGregor Opens As Betting Underdog For Potential Masvidal Bout

Ever since Jorge Masvidal took aim at Conor McGregor earlier this week the MMA world has been discussing a potential clash between the two UFC strikers.
Masvidal wasted little time calling …read more

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Stephen Thompson Offers Constructive Criticism to Ben Askren

Stephen Thompson was one of the spectators who watched Ben Askren knocked unconscious in his UFC 239 bout against Jorge Masvidal. Thompson has experienced firsthand what it’s like to fight …read more

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Lawler Defends Masvidal’s Post-Fight Celebration At UFC 239

Robbie Lawler understands exactly why Jorge Masvidal celebrated after his brutal five-second knockout over Ben Askren at UFC 239 earlier this month.
Lawler, who was Masvidal’s teammate at American Top Team …read more

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Masvidal opens as betting favorite for possible fight with McGregor

If Conor McGregor ever steps in the cage with Jorge Masvidal, he might be the betting underdog. UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal is at the high point of his career …read more

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Was that super necessary? Jorge Masvidal zings Ben Askren on Twitter

The actual fight between Jorge Masvidal and Ben Askren was decided in the blink of an eye, but the trash talk between the UFC welterweight contenders shows no sign of …read more

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Posted on July 12, 2019, 11:46 pm By
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Betting odds released for potential Conor McGregor vs. Jorge Masvidal fight

Betting odds have been released for a potential bout between UFC superstar Conor McGregor and surging welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal.
According to BestFightOdds, the online sportsbook BetOnline is taking bets on …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Opens as Betting Favorite Over Conor McGregor in Potential Matchup

Even though a prospective fight between Jorge Masvidal and Conor McGregor is nowhere close to being made, don’t tell the sportsbooks that. …read more

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Conor McGregor vs. Jorge Masvidal Early Betting Odds Revealed

Earlier this week, surging UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal made headlines by calling out UFC superstar Conor McGregor. One day later, McGregor vs. Masvidal betting odds have already been released. TSN’s …read more

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Kayla Harrison Says She Traded Judo Advice For Hair Products With Jorge Masvidal

Kayla Harrison and Jorge Masvidal made a trade before both their fights that no one knew about. The two-time Olympic gold medalist says she traded judo advice to Masvidal in …read more

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Kayla Harrison details trade with Jorge Masvidal: judo advice for hair products

Kayla Harrison and Jorge Masvidal came to an agreement prior to “Gamebred’s” UFC 239 knockout of Ben Askren. It was a deal that seemed to work out swimmingly for both …read more

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Lawler talks Ben Askren’s ‘rough night’ at UFC 239, defends Masvidal

Robbie Lawler analyzes Ben Askren’s loss to Jorge Masvidal at UFC 239. Jorge Masvidal’s highlight reel, five-second knockout of Ben Askren at UFC 239 has taken the MMA world by …read more

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Jorge Masvidal wants to break Conor McGregor’s face for an easy payday

Jorge Masvidal made waves with his five-second, record-setting knockout of former undefeated ONE Championship and Bellator titleholder Ben Askren at UFC 239 recently. He of course wants to fight for …read more

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Jorge Masvidal wants 'easy fight' vs. Conor McGregor if he can't get UFC title shot

Jorge Masvidal is in pursuit of a welterweight title shot following his record-setting knockout of Ben Askren at UFC 239. But if that doesn’t materialize, he has a pretty good …read more

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Masvidal Calls Out ‘Easy’ McGregor

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal, now ranked No. 3 after stiffening Ben Askren at UFC 239, is hoping to leapfrog Colby Covington and earn a division title …read more

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Jorge Masvidal calls out Conor McGregor

Jorge Masvidal is seeing green and a fight with Conor McGregor could help him cash in.
Masvidal is the talk of the mixed martial arts world following UFC 239. His devastating …read more

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Jorge Masvidal calls out Conor McGregor: ‘I want to break his face…that’s an easy paycheck’ 

On the heels of the fastest knockout in UFC history, Jorge Masvidal is ready to make some serious money in his next fight.
After dispatching Ben Askren in just five seconds …read more

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Tyron Woodley: Ben Askren's knockout loss will 'make him a better man and a better fighter'

The shockwaves from Jorge Masvidal’s stunning five-second flying-knee knockout of Ben Askren are still being felt around the mixed martial arts world.
And former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley weighed in …read more

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Tyron Woodley Comments on Teammate Askren's Loss; Expounds on Title Picture

At UFC 239, Tyron Woodley’s close friend and training partner, Ben Askren, was knocked out in five seconds by Jorge Masvidal. It may have been tough to see for the …read more

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UFC rankings update: Amanda Nunes climbs p4p list, Jorge Masvidal cracks welterweight top 3

The official UFC rankings have been updated in the wake of last Saturday’s UFC 239 card, and as expected, there have been some big changes.
Most notably, reigning UFC women’s bantamweight …read more

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Askren doesn’t think Masvidal will fight for UFC title next

Ben Askren, who fell to Jorge Masvidal on Saturday at UFC 239, isn’t confident that “Gamebred” is getting welterweight champ Kamaru Usman in his next bout. Ben Askren isn’t sure …read more

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Tyron Woodley Says Ben Askren Will Be A Better Fighter After KO Loss

Ben Askren was handed his first professional loss at UFC 239. There, to start the fight, Jorge Masvidal ran across the cage and landed a perfectly timed flying knee that …read more

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Tyron Woodley believes Ben Askren will come back ‘better man, better fighter’

Tyron Woodley had a lot to think about on Saturday night following Jorge Masvidal’s vicious knockout of Ben Askren at UFC 239.
For starters, Askren is a teammate and close friend …read more

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VIDEO | Watch pros fighters and celebrities react to Jorge Masvidal KO

UFC 239 was an action-packed fight card that featured legendary moments that will go down in UFC history. This includes the now infamous flying knee from Jorge Masvidal.
The event took …read more

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UFC 239 ‘Thrill and the Agony:’ Watch Reactions To Jorge Masvidal’s Flying Knee KO

UFC 239 delivered, but many would agree that Jorge Masvidal stole the show and this was showcased on “Thrill and the Agony.” The event was held inside the T-Mobile Arena …read more

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Masvidal: Askren ‘would have to be a maniac’ to accept rematch

“That dude would have to be a maniac to sign the contract again.” Jorge Masvidal doesn’t think it would be wise for Ben Askren to campaign for an immediate rematch, …read more

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Masvidal: ‘I’m going to have to grapple’ Askren and show who’s the ‘alpha’

Jorge Masvidal is not letting go of his beef with Ben Askren. Jorge Masvidal dealt Ben Askren his first-ever career loss at UFC 239 via a highlight reel flying …read more

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Several new faces pop up, make moves in the divisional rankings

Chan Sung Jung, Rafael Lovato Jr. and Andrea Lee are among those jumping into the MMA top 10s, with Jorge Masvidal and Kyoji Horiguchi making moves toward the top. …read more

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Jorge Masvidal calls new KO record ‘a real f**king achievement’

Jorge Masvidal is now a UFC record holder.
At UFC 239, “Gamebred” took on Ben Askren. To start the fight, he ran across the cage and landed a perfectly placed flying …read more

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After KO loss, Duke Roufus expects Ben Askren to come back better than ever

Ben Askren suffered the first professional loss of his career at UFC 239. There, Jorge Masvidal knocked out “Funky” with a flying knee just five seconds into the fight. The …read more

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Coach Thinks Ben Askren Can Return By End Of 2019 Following KO Loss

Ben Askren’s coach Duke Roufus wouldn’t be surprised if his fighter returns by the end of 2019. Askren shared the Octagon with Jorge Masvidal this past Saturday night (July 6) …read more

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ONE Championship CEO Comments On Ben Askren’s KO Loss

Ben Askren was handed the first loss of his professional career at UFC 239. There, Jorge Masvidal threw a flying knee that knocked him out cold just five seconds into …read more

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Chael Sonnen Details ‘Scary’ Aftermath Of Ben Askren’s KO Loss

The mixed martial arts (MMA) world was thrown into upheaval when Jorge Masvidal knocked out Ben Askren in five seconds (highlights here) at UFC 239. Most fans and media members …read more

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Joe Rogan discusses Jorge Masvidal’s ‘brilliant’ flying knee KO

UFC color commentator Joe Rogan has weighed in on Jorge Masvidal’s historic knockout win against Ben Askren.
Masvidal has been at the center of attention for cementing his place in the …read more

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Askren on loss: ‘There’s nothing I can do to change it’

Ben Askren is dealing with his first career loss to Jorge Masvidal on Saturday at UFC 239 quite well. Ben Askren saw Jorge Masvidal’s early blitz coming — but “Gamebred” …read more

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Ben Askren on 5-Second KO Loss: ‘I Got Nothing to Complain About’

Ben Askren suffered the first loss of his professional career at UFC 239 when he was knocked out by Jorge Masvidal in just five seconds. …read more

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Covington: ‘I well-prepared’ Masvidal for Askren knockout

Colby Covington takes credit for Jorge Masvidal’s highlight reel knockout win over Ben Askren at UFC 239. Jorge Masvidal accomplished quite a feat on Saturday night at UFC 239 …read more

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Jorge Masvidal open to future grappling match with Ben Askren

Jorge Masvidal made very short work of his nemesis Ben Askren, flattening the former ONE and Bellator champ with a flying knee just five seconds into their UFC 239 fight.
While …read more

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Colby Covington Says Jorge Masvidal Exposed Ben Askren

Colby Covington was not shy about celebrating his teammate, Jorge Masvidal’s win over Ben Askren at UFC 239. Covington is one of the fighters circling the welterweight title and he …read more

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Jorge Masvidal expects next fight to be finalized in ‘less than 30 days’

After his record-breaking, five-second knockout of Ben Askren, surging UFC welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal is on the hunt for big fights and big paydays. In fact, he met with some …read more

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Morning Report: Ben Askren opens up about KO loss to Jorge Masvidal and his post-fight antics

Over the weekend, Ben Askren suffered the first defeat of his career, and it came in devastating fashion. Askren was knocked out in five seconds by a flying knee from …read more

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Askren on backlash following UFC 239 loss: ‘I probably deserve it’

Ben Askren realizes that his antagonizing ways earned him the backlash he got following his UFC 239 loss to Jorge Masvidal. Jorge Masvidal ended Ben Askren’s night with a …read more

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BJPENN.COM Radio Ep. 119 // Jorge Masvidal

Jorge Masvidal returns to the show following what many are calling the greatest knockout in UFC history. With all the animosity built up between Masvidal and Ben Askren leading into …read more

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Triple Take: Ben Askren suffered his first loss in brutal fashion. What now?

On Saturday at UFC 239, Ben Askren suffered the first loss of his career in devastating fashion after being knocked out by Jorge Masvidal’s flying knee in a UFC-record five …read more

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Watch MMA Junkie Radio here at 8 p.m. ET with Jorge Masvidal, Calvin Kattar

MMA Junkie Radio kicks off tonight at 8 p.m. ET with guest Jorge Masvidal and Calvin Kattar.
Masvidal is coming off his memorable five-second knockout of Ben Askren at UFC 239, …read more

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Colby Has No Qualms Defending Title Against Masvidal

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight division is getting a bit crowded at the top, especially after Jorge Masvidal smashed Ben Askren in a record-setting five seconds at UFC 239 …read more

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Kenny Florian calls Jorge Masvidal a ‘hero’ after Ben Askren KO

Former UFC fighter Kenny Florian praises Jorge Masvidal for taking a big risk and having it pay off.
It’s not often that fighters at the highest of levels in mixed martial …read more

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Colby Covington takes credit for Jorge Masvidal knockout, taunts Ben Askren

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Former UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington – who now calls himself the undisputed and “people’s champ of America” – said Jorge Masvidal has …read more

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Askren doesn't remember knockout, feels fine

Ben Askren says he doesn’t remember being knocked out in just five seconds against Jorge Masvidal, but he has no lasting issues. …read more

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Ben Askren says post-UFC 239 backlash warranted, calls Jorge Masvidal's narrative 'moronic'

On Saturday at UFC 239, Ben Askren was on the receiving end of a record-breaking knockout. In just five seconds, Jorge Masvidal ended Askren’s night with an explosive flying knee …read more

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Askren On Masvidal’s Flying Knee: ‘It Wasn’t Luck’

After suffering the first loss of his mixed martial arts (MMA) career via flying knee courtesy of Jorge Masvidal (see it again here), Ben Askren (unlike others) isn’t afraid to …read more

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