292 Search Results for masvidal

Dec 4, 2016 10:52 am

Jake Ellenberger plans to appeal strange loss to Jorge Masvidal

On Saturday night, the UFC returned to Las Vegas, Nevada with the finale of the latest season of The Ultimate Fighter. The card produced a handful of excellent fights, as Demetrious Johnson and Tim Elliot entertained in the main event, Joseph Benavidez and Henry Cejudo thrilled in the co-main event, and Ion Cutelaba and Jared...

Dec 3, 2016 8:57 pm

TUF 24 Finale Results: Jorge Masvidal defeats Jake Ellenberger

A welterweight bout between Jake Ellenberger and Jorge Masvidal took place on tonight’s TUF 24 Finale main card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Ellenberger lands a body kick to start, he follows that up with a low kick. Masvidal charges forward with a combination. Big shots from Jorge. Ellenberger drops. He gets back...

Nov 16, 2016 10:47 am

8:30 PM EST! BJPENN.COM Radio Ep. 7 // Louis Smolka | Jorge Masvidal | Tim Boetsch

BJPENN.COM Radio returns tonight at 8:30PM ET/5:30PM PT with yet another awesome guest lineup! 8:40PM ET- Louis “Da Last Samurai” Smolka @lastsamuraiufc kicks off the show to discuss his upcoming bout with Ray Borg at UFC 207 later next month. The Hawaii native will give us his take on Borg as an opponent, how he...


Nov 11, 2016 5:41 pm

EXCLUSIVE | Jorge Masvidal: “Tyron Woodley at any moment could just pick Conor McGregor up and end his life”

Earlier today current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and current UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley had a rather intense moment backstage at the UFC 205’s weigh ins. Following their brief stare-down backstage, the UFC champions decided to trade barbs on Twitter which resulted in McGregor calling “The Chosen One” a “Twitter bitch” while Woodley fired back...

Sep 15, 2016 6:21 am

Jorge Masvidal “fired up” over losing Gastelum fight, now asking for Johnny Hendricks

While many fans are happy that the UFC found a replacement for Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone at UFC 205, Jorge Masvidal does not share their excitement. Masvidal was booked to fight Kelvin Gastelum before Robbie Lawler dropped out of his scheduled fight with ‘Cowboy’, which became the genesis of ‘Gamebred’s’ grievance. Although the 31-year-old American Top Team standout and...

Jul 30, 2016 6:21 pm

UFC 201 Results: Jorge Masvidal defeats Ross Pearson via decision

A welterweight bout between former lightweights Jorge Masvidal and Ross Pearson took place on tonight’s UFC 201 prelims in Atlanta. Round one begins and Pearson starts things off with a kick to the body of Jorge. Ross lands a couple of nice leg kicks. Jorge fires back with a leg kick of his own. He...

May 29, 2016 7:12 pm

UFN 88 Results: Lorenz Larkin defeats Jorge Masvidal via split-decision

A welterweight tilt between Jorge Masvidal (29-11 MMA) and Lorenz Larkin (17-5 MMA) took place on the main card of UFC Fight Night 88. Round one begins with a tentative start. Both men are trying to find their range. Larkin with some good leg kicks. He lands a stiff kick to the body of Masvidal....

Jan 15, 2016 8:45 am

Jorge Masvidal and Luke Rockhold engage in Twitter beef

Jorge Masvidal and Tim Kennedy’s Twitter beef must not have been enough, because now ‘Gamebred’ is engaging in a cyber-feud with UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold. Masivdal is trash talking middleweights due to the fact that he trains who Yoel Romero, who was the #1 contender at middleweight prior to it being revealed that he...

Jan 15, 2016 1:52 am

Jorge Masvidal jumps in for Yoel Romero and throws some jabs at Tim Kennedy

Since the news broke of Yoel Romero’s “potential Anti-Doping Policy violation” notice from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), many fighters have been roasting Romero, particularly Tim Kennedy. Kennedy, who lost a controversial fight against Romero put a hot flame to his former opponent and his potential violation on Twitter. Romero’s training partner and friend Jorge Masvidal...

Nov 28, 2015 6:42 pm

Henderson vs Masvidal Video: Post fight words from “Smooth” Henderson

      The main event at UFC Fight Night Korea was classic, text book Benson “Smooth” Henderson style of winning. Henderson (23-5 MMA) defeated Jorge Masvidal via split decision. This win marks the 11th time Henderson has won by split decision and 4th time getting his hand raised in a five round fight. Henderson...

Nov 28, 2015 9:05 am

REPLAY! Benson Henderson and Jorge Masvidal Octagon interviews

Earlier this morning in Seoul, Korea Benson Henderson and Jorge Masvidal went to war for 5 rounds. Ultimately Henderson was awarded the split decision win in front of the Korean fans. Catch the post-fight Octagon interviews above!

Nov 28, 2015 7:06 am

Smooth! Benson Henderson defeats Jorge Masvidal via split-decision

The main event of UFC Fight Night 79 in Korea featured former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson (22-5 MMA) taking on Jorge Masvidal (29-9 MMA) in a welterweight contest. Benson opened the striking by landing a solid leg kick on Masvidal. Jorge is pressing forward but Henderson is able to stick and move while landing...

Nov 14, 2015 6:46 am

Jorge Masvidal in against Benson Henderson for Thiago Alves

Early Saturday morning news broke that Thiago Alves had been forced out of his ‘UFC Fight Night: Seoul’ main event bout with Benson Henderson as a result of a broken rib. The UFC and Henderson were both searching for an opponent to step in on short notice and fight on November 28th, and they have...

Aug 20, 2015 10:10 am

Jorge Masvidal Teases His Next Big Fight

UFC fighter Jorge Masvidal has signed his next fight contract, but who’s he meeting in the octagon this time? Masvidal had some fun with fans and took to Twitter to share a picture of him holding what looks like a fight contract and the caption: “Who’s #head is going on the mantle next? #fightsigned #ufc...

Jul 13, 2015 1:34 pm

“TUF 21 Finale” Payout Report: Masvidal Earns Six Figures with KO Win

“The Ultimate Fighter: ATT vs. Blackzilians” finale is in the books and the payout report has been released! Jorge Masvidal picked up a big knockout victory over Cezar Ferreira on Sunday night and will be taking home $102,000! Jake Ellenberger is the second biggest earner on the card, but keep in mind that Thompson will...

Jul 13, 2015 7:19 am

REPLAY! Jorge Masvidal vs. Cezar Ferreira (Highlights)

Jorge Masvidal’s first trip into the UFC’s welterweight division was a memorable one! It took less than five minutes for him to dispose of Cezar Ferreira, then call out “The Immortal” Matt Brown. Check out the replay above! Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jul 12, 2015 7:16 pm

“TUF 21 Finale” Results: Masvidal KOs Ferreira, Calls Out “Immortal” Matt Brown

Jorge Masvidal struggled to make weight on Saturday evening, but had no issues putting Cezar Ferreira to sleep tonight! Ferreira’s gameplan was to utilize his size and overpower Masvidal into tiring him out. Ferreira pressed Masvidal up against the fence and tried his best to close the distance between the two, but Masvidal found enough...

Jul 6, 2015 6:31 pm

Jorge Masvidal: ‘Not one person’ Is Happy About the IV Ban

The way fighters cut weight may have been changed forever after the USADA implemented a new rule banning fighter from utilizing IVs to rehydrate. While the rule does not come into play until October 1st, many fighters have already voiced their disproval of the new rule. Jorge Masvidal made the switch from lightweight to welterweight...

May 7, 2015 10:51 am

Masvidal To Welterweight, Faces Vitor Belfort Protege In July

Jorge Masvidal got his wish as his next fight looks to be taking place in the welterweight division. “Gamebred” is set to square off against Cezar Ferreira at the “Ultimate Fighter Season 21 Finale” in Florida, says MMAFighting. Masvidal is looking to make a less controversial return to the octagon after his last performance against...

May 2, 2015 2:00 am

Moving On Up — Masvidal Wants to Make Welterweight Switch

The lightweight division undertook a serious makeover this week. A title contender’s matchup was altered when Khabib Nurmagomedov was forced out of his fight with Donald Cerrone. Diego Sanchez announced he was moving down to featherweight and now Jorge Masvidal is looking to switch to welterweight. Masvidal told UFC Tonight that he wants to put...

Apr 15, 2015 9:00 am

Masvidal Calls Out Matt Brown And Nate Diaz

Jorge Masvidal is fired up again, but this time it’s not about Al Iaquinta. Masvidal is calling out UFC’s finest and wants to duke it out with the likes of Matt Brown and Nate Diaz. Originally, Nate Diaz was confirmed to fight Matt Brown but the fight was scrapped after Diaz never signed the contract....

Apr 12, 2015 2:52 pm

Jorge Masvidal Not Interested In Iaquinta Rematch, Would Do Exactly The Same Thing

  Jorge Masvidal is still feeling sick from that split decision loss to Al Iaquinta at UFC Fight Night: Mendes vs. Lamas. Masvidal is still convinced he won the fight, even after watching it for himself. “I thought I was in complete control. Looking at the video, I wouldn’t have changed nothing if I was...

Apr 7, 2015 3:03 pm

In The Numbers — Stats Show Masvidal’s Sizeable Advantage Over Iaquinta

Al Iaquinta’s victory over Jorge Masvidal did not come without controversy this past Saturday at UFC Fight Night 63. According to FightMetric, Masvidal actually landed more shots throughout the entire fight. Masvidal also landed more significant strikes than Iaquinta in each individual round! The numbers do not lie, but do you think the judges made...