Masvidal. Jorge Masvidal vs. Kamaru Usman: A Head

Dana White: Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal happening in Las Vegas

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Jorge is the next guy. . Not even to brag, but I won them all, the awards that they possibly could give. Masvidal was often involved in street fighting from a young age. In fact, Masvidal was named Fighter of the Year by numerous publications for his stunning wins over Darren Till, Ben Askren and Nate Diaz. Dana White said they really want Jorge. Masvidal Was born and raised in Miami, to a Cuban father and Peruvian mother.

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Jorge Masvidal has bigger priorities than fighter of the year in 2020

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Decision unanimous 30—27, 30—27, 30—27 3 5:00 Light Heavyweight def. It tells you a lot. On January 8, it was reported that middleweight winner would be his replacement. But just how much did they make? He won the fight via unanimous decision. The fight between Jorge and Nate is something that sounds like a couple of middle school kids came up with, and it's undeniably awesome. Submission armbar 3 2:37 Catchweight 188 lbs def. Jorge kept rocking Nate Diaz with left hooks and punches throughout their fight that caused some serious bleeding above the Stockton slugger's right eye.

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Jorge Masvidal

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However, the fight was cancelled on the day of the event due to undisclosed health issues for Breese. Which suddenly makes their potential title fight, one upon his return from an injury suffered in a thrilling victory over Colby Covington last month, the biggest thing in mixed martial arts. He was signed by Bellator and entered their lightweight tournament in April 2009. Last year, Masvidal was scratching and clawing to get to the top. McGregor also talked about possibly going after Usman's belt. Somebody is always going to have that belt. Not bad for a guy who'd entered the year with 13 losses.

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Jorge Masvidal

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And let's not forget, he's not averse to other forms of contact—as evidenced by the memorable five-second blitz of Ben Askren, courtesy of a well-placed knee to the forehead. You want to fight, you don't want to fight, but don't flirt with me. Masvidal's path right now is uncertain as he comes back from hand injuries he sustained in no small part by punching his opponents awfully hard in 2019. And a third runs right to a rematch with Diaz. Him and Usman will fight in Vegas, probably International Fight Week in July.

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Dana White: Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal happening in Las Vegas

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His bout with Ben included a lot of trash talk, most of it from Ben himself. According to Jorge though, that'll cost the organization a lot of money. It would be really no surprise if the same scenario unfolded here, but if the fight is to be dominated by striking, it will more likely be Masvidal who's succeeding. White went on to explain that while Masvidal has been around forever, his star recently has exploded, aided in large part by wins over Ben Askren and Nate Diaz. Masvidal already has won by positioning himself as a top guy. He is a made man.

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Jorge Masvidal MMA Stats, Pictures, News, Videos, Biography

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Decision split 29—27, 29—28, 28—29 3 5:00 Light Heavyweight def. When it comes to fighting, everybody here has a number on their face, or division, multiplication. In fact, it sounds like Masvidal already gifted the belt to his father, who would also need to be consulted before any potential bet for the belt could take place. However Saki pulled out of the fight in late February due to an undisclosed injury. Now 35, the Miami native was initially a backyard brawler before maturing into one of the sport's most well-rounded hand strikers.

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