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Jorge Masvidal on Cutting 20 Pounds in 6 Days for UFC 251: 'I Get S-t Done'

1 month ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Jorge Masvidal had two challenges ahead of him after he received an opportunity to step in for Gilbert Burns in the main event of UFC 251...
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Defining Fights: UFC 251 headliner Kamaru Usman

Defining Fights: UFC 251 headliner Kamaru Usman

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman returns to action at UFC 251 as he looks to defend his 170-pound title for the second time.
Usman will take on “BMF” champion Jorge Masvidal, who agreed to step in on six days' notice to challenge for the undisputed title following Gilbert Burns' enforced withdrawal due to a failed COVID-19 test.
It means the welterweight title matchup many fans had hoped to see is set to become a reality on “UFC Fight Island” as Usman and Masvidal get set to throw down at Yas Island, Abu Dhabi.
Ahead of his main event clash with Masvidal on Saturday, we take a look...
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Defining Fights: UFC 251 headliner Jorge Masvidal

Defining Fights: UFC 251 headliner Jorge Masvidal

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

UFC “BMF” champion Jorge Masvidal steps into the main event spotlight on just six days' notice as he takes on reigning UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman in the main event of UFC 251.
Masvidal has agreed to step into the breach after Brazilian contender Gilbert Burns was forced out of the main event following a positive COVID-19 test. It means “Gamebred” will contest his first UFC title fight - and only his second fight for a major MMA title - in a 16-year career that has seen him face a who's who of notable names throughout a career spanning a host of continents and promotions.
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