All it took was a mutual loathing for the words and actions of Colby Covington. “He goes to MMA and all the sudden he has this persona that he’s the hardest dude ever and he’s so cool, and it’s fake!” Askren said. Thanks for reading and see y’all tomorrow. And according to Ben Askren, Masvidal has him to thank for that. That, along with hip issues, led to his retirement. Unfortunately, right?

Which personality showed up to fight island? pic.twitter.com/gA8nZZ7pw8, — McGregor's Burner ??????? Askren notably needs hip replacement surgery and seemed confident that this would be his final retirement — having retired in 2017 as well. “I would probably lean towards Usman, for sure, but I think there are distinct possibilities where Masvidal will win,” Askren said. His Twitter followers, his Instagram followers, it went five (times higher). Jimmy Crute still sleeps in van outside gym: ‘I just hate paying bills and rent’. Former middleweight champion Chris Weidman took to Twitter to try and get a fight against fast-rising contender, Khamzat Chimaev. That’s not the dude that you were.

History repeating & no one should be surprised.

Show full articles without "Continue Reading" button for {0} hours. pic.twitter.com/MO30JN6Na3, Simon says August pic.twitter.com/PYfvMCwEbd, Awkward moment when you were ready for fight island but they left without you pic.twitter.com/V3cYq1cboC, Fight island looks so cool. Bellator MMA expected to partner with Showtime Boxing in July 24 return at Mohegan Sun Arena. But we guess whatever attention the UFC can get is good, right? Will it be Brian Ortega or Chan Sung Jung who emerges as the No. Despite only jumping to the UFC in 2019, Askren immediately became a fan-favorite within the company and was quickly embroiled in feuds with half of the top-ranked welterweights. Good new coming soon Novidades em breve. He says some of these things like the ‘three-piece and a soda’ that maybe he isn’t intentionally funny, but again it’s really authentic and people love that. Manchester United Forced To Delete Tweet After It Was Slammed By Gary Neville And Fans, The Most Valuable XI In World Football Right Now Has Been Revealed, Liverpool's Last-Gasp Winner Against Everton Controversially Ruled Out By VAR, Masvidal is set to face UFC welterweight champion Usman, Masvidal's five-second destruction of Askren. This comes on the heels of a 2019 campaign that saw Masvidal claim Fighter of the Year honors while launching himself into widespread superstardom. Chris Weidman wants to ‘humble’ Khamzat Chimaev. “But as far as fighting goes, two losses can’t discourage you if you’re a fighter.”. Out. Masvidal is set to face UFC welterweight champion Usman this Saturday on 'Fight Island' after replacing Gilbert Burns.

I thought that was unnecessary, but he says it was super necessary. “He says some of these things like ‘three-piece and a soda’ that maybe isn’t intentionally funny but it’s really authentic,” Askren said. ?☘️ (@McGregorsBurner) September 25, 2020. “If I see that dude at Whole Foods, I’m going to slap that dude up because I don’t like him.”. I let him shine, unfortunately, I thought I was going to crush him. By choosing I Accept, you consent to our use of cookies and other tracking technologies. “I let him shine, unfortunately, I thought I was going to crush him. Donald Trump watched when Jorge Masvidal KO'd Ben Askren in 5 seconds What is surprising is the President of the United States giving Masvidal a … When Askren came to the UFC last year, arguably his most bitter feud was with Usman, both because Usman was champion and because, Askren says, he didn’t like the new persona Usman had adopted. “Even though I thought he was a douchebag for punching me when I was unconscious, it was kind of funny. UFC Fight Island 6: Ortega vs. Korean Zombie staff picks and predictions. Whether you are new to MMA or a veteran fan , it is open to everyone. To see all of Masvidal's fights, subscribe to Fight Pass, where you'll get access to every UFC fight ever, plus behind the scenes exclusives and original content that can't be found anywhere else. The rivalry is over between Jorge Masvidal and Ben Askren. Like us on Facebook to see similar stories.

Back. Masvidal has begun tweeting more and more about Trump and his politics, including his thoughts on the Goya beans boycott and his thoughts about who should take Ruth Bader Ginsburg's spot on the Supreme Court. James Vick released from UFC, already speaking to other promotions. #superweird pic.twitter.com/JHsDiJaK80.

Why anyone is surprised by the circulating video is beyond me.

1 contender’. It's not exactly a surprise that BMF champion Jorge Masvidal is a Donald Trump supporter. “It’s not over for Ben,” Masvidal said. BEN ASKREN has seemingly taken credit for Jorge Masvidal's UFC success. Fights Gone By. He's a combat sport aficionado, and has contributed to MMA websites AddictedMMA and CagePotato. The enemy of … And in an interview with Ariel Helwani of ESPN Askren reflected on his rivalry with Masvidal that helped him become one of the biggest stars in the sport. You got two losses, it’s no big deal my brother. #smackman https://t.co/yyMsTYBCDR, Mike Perry is a piece of shit. “I put the spotlight on him,” Askren told ESPN yesterday. The UFC have just six days to promote Usman vs. Masvidal with Dana White releasing the first promotional video following the confirmation of the championship bout. Check out the Bloody Elbow staff’s picks and predictions for Saturday’s UFC FIGHT ISLAND 6: ‘ORTEGA VS KOREAN ZOMBIE card.
Former Bellator champion Askren had been tipped as the favourite heading into the title eliminator at UFC 239. But Askren is not trying to take all the credit for Masvidal’s stardom. The rivalry is over between Jorge Masvidal and Ben Askren. To inquire about a licence to reproduce material, visit our Syndication site. Mike Perry punches older man in bar dispute, police say three assaulted. Though he'll be a keen spectator come UFC 251 having fought Masvidal and had beef with Usman. The enemy of my enemy is my friend. Frankie Edgar and I will make this fight happen soon. On Twitter, the “BMF” winner asked his former opponent to join his “creative department”, to …