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I Can Slam Little Kid’ Jake Paul ‘Through The Concrete’

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Jorge Masvidal says Jake Paul is a cakewalk in a one-on-one fight. Jorge Masvidal vs. Jake Paul will not happen …read more

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Michael Bisping analyzes UFC 269’s Leon Edwards vs. Jorge Masvidal

Former UFC middleweight champion and current color commentator Michael Bisping analyzed UFC 269’s Leon Edwards vs. Jorge Masvidal fight. Edwards returns later this year at UFC 269 when he takes …read more

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Leon Edwards says he has been promised welterweight title shot with win over Jorge Masvidal at UFC 269

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards says he has been promised a 170lbs title shot with a win over Jorge Masvidal at UFC 269. Edwards has gone unbeaten over his last …read more

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Masvidal Bashes Edwards: ‘This Guy Is Not Who He Says He Is At All’

There is certainly no love lost between Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards.

After more than two years of buildup, stemming from a backstage scrap, Masvidal is finally set to face Edwards …read more

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Edwards Reveals The UFC Confirmed Title Fight If He Defeats Masvidal

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards has revealed the promotion has guaranteed him the next title shot if he defeats Jorge Masvidal later this year.

In a clash over two years in …read more

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Jorge Masvidal vows to ‘do everything in my being to end’ Leon Edwards at UFC 269

Jorge Masvidal is looking to inflict damage on Leon Edwards at UFC 269 on December 11. On the main card of the year-end pay-per-view, Masvidal and Edwards are set to …read more

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Jorge Masvidal explains booking of ‘coward’ Leon Edwards fight: ‘He does what I say, when I say’

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More than 31 months have passed since the rivalry between Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards first exploded with a backstage altercation …read more

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Fights on Tap: Edwards vs. Masvidal among 17 UFC fights announced

Fights on Tap: Leon Edwards vs. Jorge Masvidal among 17 UFC fights announced

Check out all the fights announced over the past week in the …read more

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UFC 269 full fight card revealed featuring two title fights, Leon Edwards vs. Jorge Masvidal

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The final UFC PPV event of the year is shaping up to be one of the promotion’s …read more

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Leon Edwards Demands BMF Title With Jorge Masvidal Win

Leon Edwards thinks he is one win away from being the deserving BMF champ.

Edwards is set to take on Jorge Masvidal, after a few years of build-up between the two, …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2021, 1:16 am By
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Edwards Blasts Critics: ‘I’m Taking All The Risks’

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Leon Edwards and Jorge Masvidal are finally scheduled to fight, but it’s not a matchup that came to fruition overnight.
In …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2021, 12:16 am By
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Edwards Claims Masvidal Was Flown Out Of England To Avoid Payback

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards has revealed what happened in the aftermath of his backstage altercation with Jorge Masvidal in 2019.

Not many active rivalries in the UFC boast as much …read more

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MMA SQUARED: Dear UFC, please stop announcing fights until contracts are signed

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Tell me you use the media to pressure fighters to sign contracts without saying …read more

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Posted on October 13, 2021, 1:16 pm By
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Cormier Advised Edwards To Wait For Title Shot Over Masvidal Fight

Former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier believed Leon Edwards should have waited for a welterweight title shot instead of agreeing to fight Jorge Masvidal.

Edwards was last in action at UFC …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz: Kamaru Usman surpassed Georges St-Pierre as greatest welterweight of all time

Ahead of his fifth title defense, Kamaru Usman is already the greatest welterweight ever in manager Ali Abdelaziz’s eyes.
Coming of back-to-back knockouts of Gilbert Burns and Jorge Masvidal, Usman (19-1 …read more

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Leon Edwards opens as favorite in Jorge Masvidal grudge match at UFC 269

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The oddsmakers like Leon Edwards’ chances of getting even with Jorge Masvidal.
Thirty months after their confrontation at a …read more

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Masvidal Betting Underdog Against Edwards

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Nearly three years after Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards had dinner backstage in London, with “Rocky” consuming all three pieces …read more

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With Jorge Masvidal vs. Leon Edwards booked, Gilbert Burns and Neil Magny re-angle for fight

Two of the UFC welterweight division’s most game fighters, Gilbert Burns and Neil Magny, have sparked back their interest in fighting each other.
After preferred choices Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards …read more

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The inside story of how a scrap and a 'soda' helped turned Jorge Masvidal into a star

Masvidal’s career took a dramatic turn in 2019 when he faced Darren Till and Leon Edwards in one night in London. …read more

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Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards react to their upcoming fight booking at UFC 269

Top-ranked UFC welterweight contenders Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards reacted to their upcoming fight booking at UFC 269. It was revealed on Monday that the grudge match between Masvidal and …read more

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Jorge Masvidal vs. Leon Edwards set for UFC 269

Jorge Masvidal prior to his UFC 261 rematch with Kamaru Usman. | Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty Images

This welterweight grudge match will be three rounds. …read more

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Leon Edwards-Jorge Masvidal Grudge Match Booked for UFC 269

Leon Edwards and Jorge Masvidal will get a chance to settle a feud that began more than two years ago when they square off at UFC 269. …read more

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Posted on October 11, 2021, 10:16 pm By
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Jorge Masvidal Vs. Leon Edwards Booked For UFC 269

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Jorge Masvidal vs. Leon Edwards joins a stacked lineup at UFC 269. Jorge Masvidal vs. Leon Edwards has been added …read more

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Betting odds released for Leon Edwards vs. Jorge Masvidal at UFC 269

The opening betting odds have been released for the upcoming welterweight bout featuring Leon Edwards vs. Jorge Masvidal at UFC 269. The news that Edwards would be fighting Masvidal at …read more

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Jorge Masvidal vs Leon Edwards Targeted For UFC 269 On Dec. 11th

It looks like we will finally be seeing the “three-piece and a soda” rematch, as the UFC is looking to book Jorge Masvidal vs Leon Edwards for December.

There has been …read more

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Jorge Masvidal vs. Leon Edwards set to meet at final pay-per-view of the year at UFC 269

A big welterweight grudge match is heading for UFC 269 in December.
Former title challenger Jorge Masvidal will meet Leon Edwards at the final pay-per-view event of the year. A source …read more

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Jorge Masvidal vs. Leon Edwards targeted for UFC 269, Moreno vs. Figueiredo 2 expected to shift

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More than two years after they exchanged punches backstage at a UFC event, Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards are expected …read more

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Jorge Masvidal vs. Leon Edwards set for UFC 269

Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards will finally share the Octagon with one another. According to MMA reporter, Ariel Helwani, Masvidal and Edwards have agreed to fight one another at UFC …read more

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Gilbert Burns trashes “coward” Leon Edwards for reportedly turning down Jorge Masvidal fight

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns trashed “coward” Leon Edwards for reportedly turning down the Jorge Masvidal fight. Edwards and Masvidal got into it a few years ago at a UFC …read more

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Junior Dos Santos set to make pro wrestling debut with Jorge Masvidal in corner

Junior Dos Santos is making the move from the octagon to the ring – at least for now. Dos Santos, 37, is the former UFC heavyweight champion of the world. …read more

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Gilbert Burns Thinks Leon Edwards Is a ‘Coward’ For Ducking Masvidal

Gilbert Burns and Jorge Masvidal have been calling out Leon Edwards but Burns thinks Edwards is ducking them both.

The welterweight title contention picture seems to be crowded these days. …read more

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Kamaru Usman suggests Nick Diaz’ next opponent

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman speaks to Joe Rogan following his knockout victory against Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

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Usman wants crossover with Canelo, claims lack of UFC contenders

Kamaru Usman prepares for Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261. | Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty Images

As he continues to run through the UFC welterweight division, …read more

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Posted on October 8, 2021, 10:46 am By
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Where are they? Nate Diaz, Francis Ngannou, Jorge Masvidal among the UFC stars with no fights lined up

The year-end MMA slate is taking shape, but some prominent names are missing. Some predictions for what’s next for them. …read more

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Masvidal Calls Out UFC For Lack Of Fights: ‘They Ain’t Giving Me An Answer’

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As 2021 quickly comes to a close, Jorge Masvidal is feeling like UFC brass is messing around and not getting …read more

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Posted on October 4, 2021, 1:16 am By
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Jorge Masvidal responds after Leon Edwards accuses him of turning down a UFC fight: “I fought for the belt twice. Why would I fight you?”

Jorge Masvidal responded after Leon Edwards accused him of turning down a UFC fight: “I fought for the belt twice. Why would I fight you?” Masvidal has not fought since …read more

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Jorge Masvidal ‘demands’ fight from UFC, rips ‘coward’ Leon Edwards for turning down matchup against him

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Jorge Masvidal is getting very frustrated with the UFC as he awaits word on his next fight.
The former two-time title contender …read more

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Jorge Masvidal doesn’t want to see Nick Diaz tarnish his legacy following UFC 266: “He’s not the same guy”

Jorge Masvidal does not want to see Nick Diaz tarnish his legacy following his TKO loss to Robbie Lawler at last weekend’s UFC 266 event. Diaz (26-10 MMA) returned from …read more

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Usman overtakes Jones in UFC men’s p4p rankings

Kamaru Usman prepares to defend his welterweight title against Jorge Masvidal in the UFC 261 main event at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida. | Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty …read more

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Leon Edwards Reverses Course On Possible Jorge Masvidal Fight

It appears Leon Edwards has changed his stance on a potential clash with Jorge Masvidal.

For many, Edwards vs. Masvidal is the fight to make. There just seems to be too …read more

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Derek Brunson Responds To Jake Paul’s Callout: ‘I’d Cook You’

Derek Brunson has responded to Jake Paul after the undefeated boxer seemingly called him out.

After Paul defeated Tyron Woodley by decision, the brash YouTuber-turned-boxer called out Jorge Masvidal and told …read more

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Dan Lambert Names UFC Champs Mosty Likely To Pro-Wrestle

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American Top Team founder Dan Lambert has brought Jorge Masvidal, Amanda Nunes, Andrei Arlovski, Junior dos Santos …read more

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Michael Bisping Has Some Strong Advice For Countryman Leon Edwards

Michael Bisping has weighed in on Leon Edwards’ comments by advising him to take the Jorge Masvidal fight as opposed to waiting for a shot at the title.

Although he dominated …read more

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Jorge Masvidal hopes more people bring attention to fighter pay ‘because I think it’s messed up’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

After holding out for better money this past year, Jorge Masvidal said he was “leading the charge” for better fighter pay …read more

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Posted on September 19, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Lawler Explains Why He Prefers Fighting Nick Diaz Over Jorge Masvidal

Robbie Lawler has no interest in fighting Jorge Masvidal, but he’s amped for his upcoming showdown with Nick Diaz.

Lawler is set to meet Diaz on Sept. 25. The bout will …read more

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Dana White to Jake Paul: 'Go fight somebody your own size,' stop asking for Jorge Masvidal

UFC president Dana White is not interested in Jake Paul’s recent proposal to fight Jorge Masvidal.
With White continuously mocking Paul’s choice of opposition, the YouTube star offered to fight Masvidal, …read more

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Dana White explains why Jake Paul should fight Anderson Silva next, not Jorge Masvidal

UFC president Dana White explained why YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul should fight Anderson Silva next, and not Jorge Masvidal. White and Paul have not seen eye to eye, especially in regards …read more

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Robbie Lawler explains why a fight with Jorge Masvidal “doesn’t excite” him to get training

Former welterweight champion Robbie Lawler is set to make his return to the Octagon at next weekend’s UFC 266 event opposite Nick Diaz. Lawler and Diaz initially collided seventeen years …read more

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Jorge Masvidal unloads on “clout chasing” Leon Edwards: “If you not gonna fight then keep my name out your p**sy a*s mouth”

Jorge Masvidal was not at all happy with the recent criticism he received from fellow UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards. Edwards (19-3 MMA) is coming off a unanimous decision victory …read more

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Stephen Thompson Would Love To ‘Run It Back’ With Jorge Masvidal

Stephen Thompson is looking to rematch Jorge Masvidal in his next fight.

After Masvidal was knocked out by Kamaru Usman back in April for the title, he has said he wants …read more

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Robbie Lawler Says Jorge Masvidal ‘Doesn’t Excite’ Him

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Robbie Lawler vs. Jorge Masvidal would be a barnburner for fans; however, “Ruthless” is more interested in Nick Diaz at …read more

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Stephen Thompson Would Love To ‘Run It Back’ With Jorge Masvidal

Stephen Thompson is looking to rematch Jorge Masvidal in his next fight.

After Masvidal was knocked out by Kamaru Usman back in April for the title, he has said he wants …read more

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Gilbert Burns accuses Leon Edwards of ducking Jorge Masvidal: “You are scared!”

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns accused Leon Edwards of ducking Jorge Masvidal, telling him on social media that “you are scared!” Edwards took to his Twitter this week to announce …read more

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Stephen Thompson 'super respectfully' calls out Jorge Masvidal for rematch

If Leon Edwards isn’t interested in fighting Jorge Masvidal next, Stephen Thompson certainly is.
After Edwards claimed he’d rather sit and wait for a title shot than settle his beef with …read more

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Leon Edwards has zero interest in fighting Jorge Masvidal next: “I don’t want to hear nothing about a guy coming off 2 fight skid”

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards has said he has “no interest” in fighting Jorge Masvidal with his eyes firmly fixed on the title. Ever since his unanimous decision win over …read more

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Leon Edwards shuts down Jorge Masvidal matchup: 'My next fight will be for the world title'

Leon Edwards won’t take anything less than a championship fight for his next UFC appearance.
Edwards (18-3 MMA, 10-2 UFC), a highly-ranked welterweight contender who has not lost in his past …read more

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Jake Paul responds to Dana White, offers wager to fight Jorge Masvidal and book Amanda Nunes vs. Amanda Serrano

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Jake Paul isn’t interested in fighting Anderson Silva next in boxing, but he’s got a wager to offer UFC president Dana …read more

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Dana White shoots down potential Jorge Masvidal vs Jake Paul fight, claims the YouTuber is scared to callout Anderson Silva

UFC president Dana White has dared Jake Paul to call out Anderson Silva after shutting down the idea of a fight against Jorge Masvidal. In the wake of his big …read more

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Jake Paul wants to box Jorge Masvidal next

There’s no shortage of mixed martial artists willing to fight YouTube content creator turned professional boxer Jake Paul. The list seems to grow by the hour.

Former UFC …read more

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Jake Paul ‘would love’ Jorge Masvidal as his next opponent as he targets beating more ‘b*tch-ass’ MMA fighters

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Jake Paul hasn’t locked down his next opponent, but ideally he would like the chance to settle the score with …read more

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Jorge Masvidal shares prediction for Nick Diaz vs. Robbie Lawler 2

UFC welterweight superstar Jorge Masvidal shared his prediction for the upcoming Nick Diaz vs. Robbie Lawler 2 fight at UFC 266. Diaz and Lawler meet next Saturday night in a …read more

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Jorge Masvidal thinks returning Nick Diaz can beat Robbie Lawler at UFC 266

Despite the long layoff, Jorge Masvidal thinks Nick Diaz will beat Robbie Lawler again.
Masvidal will have his eyes peeled when Diaz (26-9 MMA, 7-6 UFC) and Lawler (28-15 MMA, 13-9 …read more

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Jake Paul claims Jorge Masvidal keeps showing up drunk in his DM’s: “You need to get a grammar book”

Jake Paul claims that Jorge Masvidal has been sending him perplexing direct messages while under the influence of alcohol. Paul and Masvidal started off as friends, with ‘Gamebred’ previously helping …read more

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Jake Paul Claims ‘Drunk’ Jorge Masvidal Is In His DMs

Jake Paul says that Jorge Masvidal has been sending him “drunk” DMs. Paul and Masvidal appeared to be chummy at first. Masvidal helped the YouTube star prepare for his boxing …read more

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Jorge Masvidal interested in Nick Diaz with UFC 266 win: 'It's a classic fight'

Nick Diaz could get the chance at some revenge on behalf of his brother Nate if he’s triumphant in his comeback fight at UFC 266.
Diaz will return to the octagon …read more

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Jorge Masvidal wants Nick Diaz if he gets past Robbie Lawler: ‘It’ll be a blessing’

Jorge Masvidal is open to fighting Nick Diaz if the fan-favorite gets past Robbie Lawler at UFC 266. Masvidal and Diaz were linked to a fight at UFC 235 but …read more

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Jorge Masvidal hopes Dana White ‘sends in the f*****g assassin’ to beat up Jake Paul: ‘I’m gonna beat up all the Pauls’

Jorge Masvidal is open to boxing both Logan and Jake Paul and he hopes Dana White would sign off on it. Masvidal and Paul were friendly and even trained together …read more

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Jorge Masvidal threatens to 'put a hurting' on Jake and Logan Paul: 'I'm gonna beat up all the Pauls'

Jorge Masvidal appears interested in pursuing a boxing match with one or both of the Paul brothers – if he can get the UFC’s blessing.
Masvidal (35-15 MMA, 12-8 UFC), a former …read more

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Posted on September 6, 2021, 9:16 pm By
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Jorge Masvidal announces Gamebred Fighting Championship 2 postponement after Hurricane Ida

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Jorge Masvidal’s second Gamebred Fighting Championship event will no longer take place next weekend.
Gamebred FC 2 was scheduled to take place …read more

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Jorge Masvidal announces postponement of GFC 2 due to Hurricane Ida relief concerns

The second outing of Jorge Masvidal’s bareknuckle MMA promotion, Gamebred Fighting Championship, will have to wait a little longer.
GFC 2 was set to take place on Sept. 11 at the …read more

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Jorge Masvidal is ‘not ducking anyone’ says manager, meeting with UFC planned

Jorge Masvidal is looking to return to the Octagon soon and his manager has made it clear, “Gamebred” is not ducking anyone. Masvidal is coming off a KO loss to …read more

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Manager says Jorge Masvidal 'not ducking anyone,' reveals plans for UFC meeting

CLEVELAND – Jorge Masvidal is looking to get back in the octagon, and the wheels are in motion to make that happen.
Nothing firm has been set for the two-time UFC …read more

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Jorge Masvidal claims Leon Edwards has no interest in fighting after witnessing “how much damage I did to Nate and how easy I did it”

Jorge Masvidal has accused Leon Edwards of ducking him and suggested that ‘Rocky’ is scared after witnessing what he did to Nate Diaz at UFC 244. Despite having suffered consecutive …read more

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Jorge Masvidal On Edwards vs. Diaz: “I Would Have Jumped All Over Him”

UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal has revealed what he’d have done against Leon Edwards at UFC 263 if he was Nate Diaz in the fifth round. Edwards extended his unbeaten UFC …read more

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Video: Pros predict Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley showdown

With Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley just around the corner, multiple pros, including Israel Adesanya, Jorge Masvidal and Dana White, make their predictions for Sunday night’s contest in Cleveland.

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Jake Paul blasts former training partner Jorge Masvidal

Jake Paul is not pleased with Jorge Masvidal.

Masvidal, who helped Paul train for his boxing match with mutual foe Ben Askren, picked Woodley to knock out Jake Paul. Evidently, Paul …read more

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Paul attacks ‘airhead’ Masvidal for picking Woodley over him

Jake Paul at the open workouts for his fight with Tyron Woodley. | Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images

Jake Paul and Jorge Masvidal have gone …read more

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Jake Paul Challenges “Hoe” Jorge Masvidal After Heated Exchange

Jake Paul and Jorge Masvidal butted heads Wednesday night, and Paul would love to settle their differences inside the boxing ring. This Sunday night, Jake Paul will face former UFC …read more

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