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Leon Edwards says Jorge Masvidal turned him down for Nate Diaz rematch

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards claims that superstar Jorge Masvidal spurned a potential fight against him in favor of Nate Diaz. Edwards and Masvidal have been connected to a potential …read more

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Jorge Masvidal throws support behind Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier rematch

Jorge Masvidal has publicly thrown his support behind a proposed charity fight between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier. Masvidal and Poirier are teammates at American Top Team and “Gamebred” tweeted …read more

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Masvidal, Trump Jr. Embark On Anti-Socialism Bus Tour

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight rivals Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington may be at war on just about everything under the sun, but one …read more

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Masvidal joins Trump Jr in ‘Fighters Against Socialism’ tour 

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The tour will take place in Florida over the course of three separate rallies. Jorge Masvidal is taking his disdain for socialism …read more

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Jorge Masvidal to join Donald Trump Jr. on “Fighters Against Socialism” bus tour

UFC welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal will join Donald Trump Jr., the son of the US President, on a “Fighters Against Socialism” bus tour across Florida. The tour is expected to …read more

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Leon Edwards relishes chance to silence ‘racist’ Colby Covington, claims Jorge Masvidal turned down fight

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Leon Edwards is looking for a fight.
The top-five ranked welterweight contender has anxiously awaited a UFC booking ever since his main event showdown against former …read more

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Colby Covington has already accepted Masvidal fight: ‘I am the King of Miami’

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According to Colby Covington, he’s just waiting for Jorge Masvidal to sign on the dotted line to settle their long standing grudge. UFC Vegas …read more

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Colby Covington says he accepted Jorge Masvidal fight offer from UFC: 'It's all in his court now'

Colby Covington confirms there have been talks with the UFC for him to fight Jorge Masvidal next.
After reports emerged that the promotion was targeting a rematch between Masvidal and Nate …read more

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Nate Diaz teases 2021 comeback

Fan favorite UFC star Nate Diaz is teasing a return to the Octagon in 2021. Diaz has not fought since a late-2019 TKO loss to Jorge Masvidal. However, if a …read more

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Morning Report: Colby Covington suggests Jorge Masvidal fight as a pay-per-view main event in Miami

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Even after a weekend where Israel Adesanya destroyed Paulo Costa and the UFC crowned a new light heavyweight champion, Colby Covington is still finding ways …read more

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Dana White: Colby Covington, Not Nate Diaz, Likely Next for Jorge Masvidal

It appears the Ultimate Fighting Championship has shifted gears when it comes to its plans for Jorge Masvidal. …read more

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Dana White says Colby Covington, not Nate Diaz, likely next for Jorge Masvidal

Though it had appeared that Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz might be on a collision course for a BMF rematch, UFC president Dana White sounds like he’s setting that one …read more

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Dana White: Colby Covington vs. Jorge Masvidal ‘the fight that makes sense’

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A “BMF” rematch between champ Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz was on the table before Colby Covington returned to the octagon this past Saturday.
UFC President …read more

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White: Covington vs. Masvidal is ‘a fight that makes sense’

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As confirmed by Dana White himself, Colby Covington is fighting Jorge Masvidal next. According to an ESPN report in early September, the UFC …read more

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Dana White says Colby Covington likely next for Jorge Masvidal, Nate Diaz fight shelved

ABU DHABI – Jorge Masvidal vs. Nate Diaz 2 may happen someday, but UFC president Dana White says it won’t be the promotion’s next venture for the former.
At the UFC …read more

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Dana White on a potential Colby Covington vs. Jorge Masvidal scrap: “”How do you not make that fight?”

UFC President Dana White weighed in on a potential welterweight bout between Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal at tonight’s UFC 253 presser. The former good friends turned bitter enemies, Covington …read more

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President Donald Trump praises Jorge Masvidal, Kamaru Usman during their attendance at campaign events

Colby Covington isn’t the only top UFC welterweight to attend one of President Donald Trump’s campaign events.
With Trump making several stops Friday, UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman and former title …read more

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Colby Covington compares prior training sessions with Woodley, Masvidal

Last weekend, Colby Covington defeated a former training partner in Tyron Woodley. Now, he wants to fight another in Jorge Masvidal. Covington defeated Woodley by fifth-round TKO in the main …read more

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Colby Covington: Tyron Woodley was more competitive than Jorge Masvidal in training

LAS VEGAS – Colby Covington believes Tyron Woodley was a lot tougher to deal with in practice than Jorge Masvidal.
Covington (16-2 MMA, 11-2 UFC), who was brought in straight out …read more

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Daniel Cormier wants Jorge Masvidal to fight Colby Covington instead of Nate Diaz

Former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier is hoping the promotion will book a fight between Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington next. Masvidal has recently been linked to a high-profile rematch …read more

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UFC betting odds: Who is next for Colby Covington?

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Check out these betting lines for who will be Colby Covington’s next UFC opponent, with seven options to wager on from Jorge Masvidal to …read more

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Colby Covington wants to fight Jorge Masvidal but believes ‘Gamebred’ will “go hide and fight that soy boy Nate Diaz”

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington says he wants to fight Jorge Masvidal next but he expects “Gamebred” to fight Nate Diaz instead. Covington picked up a fifth-round TKO win over …read more

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Colby Covington turns to Jorge Masvidal after beating 'woke little (expletive)' Tyron Woodley

LAS VEGAS – Colby Covington just settled one grudge, and now he’s turning his attention to another after UFC on ESPN+ 36.
Covington (16-2 MMA, 11-2 UFC) beat former training partner …read more

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Colby Covington dominates Tyron Woodley, calls out Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal following win

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Colby Covington has a lot of big wins on his record but none were more satisfying than the one he got at UFC Vegas …read more

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How Colby Covington plans to reinstert himself into UFC title mix – or settle Jorge Masvidal grudge

LAS VEGAS – Colby Covington didn’t have Tyron Woodley at the top of his wish list, but now that the two are paired to meet, “Chaos” plans on using the …read more

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Tyron Woodley: Jorge Masvidal 'a blessing' in prep for Colby Covington, but no mind game

LAS VEGAS – When Tyron Woodley teamed up with Jorge Masvidal to prep for Colby Covington, many assumed some ulterior motives might be in play.
After all, while Masvidal is clearly …read more

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Video: Watch Bellator’s ‘Craziest Finishes,’ including Toby Imada’s insane inverted triangle choke of Jorge Masvidal

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Bellator MMA has had many memorable finishes in its 12-year history and you can watch some of the wildest ones in a video released this week.
The …read more

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Diaz fires back at Edwards over BMF title diss: You got ‘punked’ by Masvidal

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Nate Diaz says Leon Edwards should keep his opinions to himself after getting ‘punked’ by Jorge Masvidal at UFC London. Nate Diaz didn’t take …read more

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DAZN reportedly deemed Khabib Nurmagomedov, Jorge Masvidal “premium” opponents for Canelo Alvarez

Streaming service DAZN reportedly considered UFC stars Khabib Nurmagomedov and Jorge Masvidal as “premium” opponents for boxing ace Canelo Alvarez. Canelo recently entered into a high-profile lawsuit with DAZN, seeking …read more

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Stephen Thompson admits Leon Edwards is “the scariest” guy in the division, but isn’t interested in fighting him

Stephen Thompson believes Leon Edwards is the scariest guy in the division but isn’t interested in fighting him for his next fight. After it was reported that Jorge Masvidal and …read more

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Nate Diaz takes aim at Leon Edwards after Brit's 'BMF' title criticism

From time to time, Nate Diaz will jump in and remind everyone that there’s a pecking order in the UFC.
Jorge Masvidal opted to rematch Diaz over facing Leon Edwards, leading …read more

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Morning Report: Leon Edwards ‘over’ Jorge Masvidal bout, says it’s “on site” when he sees him

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It seems that Leon Edwards has given up on the goal of fighting Jorge Masvidal in a cage, so instead, he may have to force …read more

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Jorge Masvidal vs. Nate Diaz 2 could feature BMF title defense

Jorge Masvidal’s victory over Nate Diaz at UFC 244 in November of 2019 may not be a one-off Baddest Motherf—er title fight after all.
At the time that bout played out, …read more

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Michael Pereira calls out Jorge Masvidal for BMF title bout

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Michael Pereira is coming for the UFC BMF title. Michael Pereira thinks he should be next in line for a BMF title shot following his …read more

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Michel Pereira calls out Jorge Masvidal following submission win at UFC on ESPN+ 34

Michel Pereira has a big fight in mind.
The welterweight competitor wants a showdown with divisional star Jorge Masvidal after securing his latest victory at Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 34 in …read more

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Michel Pereira calls out BMF champion Jorge Masvidal after strangling Zelim Imadaev

Fan favorite UFC welterweight Michel Pereira called out BMF champion Jorge Masvidal following his submission victory over Zelim Imadaev. Pereira (24-11 MMA) squared off with Imedaev (8-3 MMA) on tonight’s …read more

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Woodley says Masvidal is helping him to prepare for Covington

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Tyron Woodley says Jorge Masvidal is helping him to prepare for his upcoming welterweight bout with Colby Covington. Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron …read more

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Former UFC champ Tyron Woodley working with Jorge Masvidal to prepare for Colby Covington

Tyron Woodley found the perfect man to help him prepare for his upcoming fight with Colby Covington.
Woodley (19-5-1 MMA, 9-4-1 UFC) faces Covington in the UFC’s Sept. 19 main event, …read more

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Morning Report: Tyron Woodley opens up about training with Jorge Masvidal, credits ‘Gamebred’ with re-motivating him

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At UFC Vegas 10 in two weeks, Tyron Woodley will finally get his chance to fight longtime rival Colby Covington. It’s a fight that has …read more

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Tyron Woodley credits Jorge Masvidal for rejuvenating career: “I’m back and it feels good”

Tyron Woodley believes Jorge Masvidal has rejuvenated his career. In the main event of UFC Vegas 11 on September 19, Woodley is set to take on Colby Covington. It is …read more

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Masvidal helps Woodley train for Covington bout

If Tyron Woodley beats Colby Covington in their Fight Night main event on Sept. 19, Jorge Masvidal will find more than a little satisfaction in the outcome. …read more

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Dana White Confirms BMF Title Would Be On The Line For Jorge Masvidal vs. Nate Diaz 2

The BMF title will be up for grabs again according to UFC president, Dana White. Last November in the main event of UFC 244, Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz fought …read more

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Dana White: Jorge Masvidal vs. Nate Diaz 2 ‘in the works’ for the BMF title in January

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A little over a year after the inaugural BMF title was won by Jorge Masvidal, he’s close to defending it for the first time against …read more

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‘Rocky’ Slams Masvidal For Going After ‘Journeymen’ Nate Diaz

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is looking to book a rematch against Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz to potentially headline UFC 257 in early 2021. …read more

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Video | Tyron Woodley reveals he is training with Jorge Masvidal ahead of Colby Covington fight

Tyron Woodley has brought in Jorge Masvidal to train with him ahead of his UFC Vegas 11 main event scrap against Colby Covington. Woodley used to train at American Top …read more

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Leon Edwards reacts to Jorge Masvidal vs. Nate Diaz 2: “Two journeymen go at it again”

Leon Edwards is not a fan of Jorge Masvidal rematching Nate Diaz. Earlier on Tuesday, news came out that Masvidal and Diaz would be having their rematch in December or …read more

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UFC interested in booking Jorge Masvidal vs. Nate Diaz 2, but not yet a done deal

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The UFC is interested in running back the first and only “BMF” championship bout in promotion history.
A rematch between Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz is …read more

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UFC Targeting Jorge Masvidal-Nate Diaz ‘BMF’ Rematch; Date Currently Unclear

A rematch of the “BMF” title fight between Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz is currently in the works for a future Ultimate Fighting Championship event. …read more

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Jorge Masvidal vs. Nate Diaz BMF rematch could kick off UFC 2021 pay-per-view schedule

Though the Baddest Motherf—er championship was supposed to be a one-and-done promotional ploy, there is a UFC rematch on the table for Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz.
Masvidal defeated Diaz with …read more

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White: UFC targeting Masvidal-Diaz rematch

UFC president Dana White tells ESPN the UFC is targeting a welterweight rematch between Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz. …read more

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Video: Post-Op Askren Drops Curtain On ‘Sugar Show’

Ben Askren retired from Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) late last year after suffering back-to-back losses to Jorge Masvidal (knockout) and Demian Maia (submission). It’s the second time “Funky” has called …read more

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BREAKING: Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns, Jorge Masvidal vs. Nate Diaz 2 Reported For UFC 256

The UFC’s end of year pay-per-view will have two title fights on it. According to TMZ Sports, welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman will defend his belt against Gilbert Burns. The outlet …read more

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Edwards calls out ‘journeyman’ Masvidal: Let’s fight on YouTube for no money

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Leon Edwards has called out Jorge Masvidal for a street fight. Leon Edwards thinks Jorge Masvidal’s ‘Street Jesus’, ‘Bad Motherf-cker’ …read more

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Morning Report: Leon Edwards goes in on Jorge Masvidal: ‘Street Jesus hard man sh*t was all just marketing’

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In March of 2019, both Leon Edwards and Jorge Masvidal fought at UFC London. In the main event, Masvidal knocked out Darren Till and in …read more

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Leon Edwards Challenges Jorge Masvidal To A Street Fight

Leon Edwards is done waiting for Jorge Masvidal, even if that means taking it to the streets. It is well known that Leon Edwards was on the receiving end of …read more

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Leon Edwards says Jorge Masvidal’s “Street Jesus” persona is a marketing ploy

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards took a shot at Jorge Masvidal, saying his “Street Jesus” persona is just a marketing ploy. Edwards and Masvidal have butted heads on social media …read more

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Adrian Yanez flattered by Jorge Masvidal comparison but wants to pave his own way

LAS VEGAS – It took Adrian Yanez just 39 seconds to earn a UFC contract, and he’s already drawing comparisons to one of the promotion’s biggest stars.
Yanez (11-3) made quick …read more

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Masvidal calls for Usman rematch, Edwards responds

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Leon Edwards is still gunning for a fight with Jorge Masvidal, despite “Gamebred” wanting a rematch with Kamaru Usman. Jorge Masvidal’s calls for a …read more

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Morning Report: Jorge Masvidal campaigning for title shot, Leon Edwards responds

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The ‘BMF’ champion is not taking “no” for an answer.
At UFC 251 in July, Jorge Masvidal finally got his welterweight title shot. After being the …read more

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Jorge Masvidal gunning for rematch with Kamaru Usman: “Your move”

UFC welterweight superstar Jorge Masvidal is still gunning for a rematch with champion Kamaru Usman after their fight at UFC 251. Masvidal filled in on just one week’s notice when …read more

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Leon Edwards tells “p*ssy” Jorge Masvidal to fight him

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards is still gunning for a matchup against superstar divisional rival Jorge Masvidal. Edwards is currently the No. 3 ranked welterweight in the UFC. He has …read more

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Twitter Mailbag: Conor McGregor vs. Jorge Masvidal and more

Questions on your mind about recent happenings in the UFC or the sport of MMA in general? MMA Junkie’s Twitter Mailbag with @mma_kings is here – and this week he …read more

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Cornhole! Watch Jorge Masvidal vs. Cody Henderson video highlights

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Check out the UFC star’s foray into cornhole in this special exhibition. Jorge Masvidal may be the BMF champion, a recent UFC title challenger, …read more

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Masvidal Fails To Corn Hole, Trounced By Hendo

I thought there was an outside chance that Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal might upset American Cornhole League (ACL) pro Cody Henderson during their five-round grudge match …read more

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Jorge Masvidal drops timeframe for next UFC fight

UFC welterweight contender and MMA superstar Jorge Masvidal has shared the tentative timeframe for his next trip to the Octagon. On Wednesday night, Masvidal competed against American Cornhole League champion …read more

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Jorge Masvidal teases UFC return in November or December after falling short in cornhole match

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Jorge Masvidal has some work to do if he wants to take on the best of the best in cornhole.
The UFC’s only “BMF” champion crossed …read more

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Dillon Danis says he would easily beat Jorge Masvidal in a street fight

Dillon Danis is confident he would be able to beat Jorge Masvidal in a street fight rather easily. Danis is currently 2-0 in MMA and has had rivalries with multiple …read more

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Leon Edwards Continues To Call For Jorge Masvidal Bout

Leon Edwards wants to fight Jorge Masvidal and he won’t give up on his desire to make it happen. There is history between Edwards and Masvidal. Back in March 2019, …read more

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(Puny) Punches Thrown During Masvidal Cornhole Staredown

With striking like that, Jorge Masvidal’s son is already ranked in the Top 10 at 70 pounds. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal, currently ranked No. 4 at …read more

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Jorge Masvidal set for televised cornhole challenge against top pro

UFC star Jorge Masvidal will face American Cornhole League champ Cody Henderson in a match on Wednesday night. …read more

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