Welterweight Ben Askren passed post-fight medical tests following a brutal knockout loss to Jorge Masvidal at UFC 239.
Heading into 2019 nobody was really giving Masvidal a second thought, whereas Askren was one of the hottest things in mixed martial arts. As Masvidal … Retired UFC star Ben Askren has swallowed his pride and picked Jorge Masvidal as his 2019 Fighter of the Year. The fighters are expected to collide in the Octagon soon. The former Bellator champion thought that had he won the fight against Masvidal, he would have fought for the belt next. The first topic — Masvidal punching his opponent Ben Askren twice on the ground after putting him down with a flying knee, and before the referee stepped in to stop the fight. It's hard not to respect Ben Askren. Follow us on Youtube.mmashare.com for updates! In recent months, Masvidal has been targetting the welterweight champion Kamaru Usman. UFC 239: Jorge Masvidal wishes historic 5-second KO of Ben Askren was more From a UFC record for the fastest KO to Amanda Nunes and Jon Jones making history, UFC 239 was a night to remember “If I win the Masvidal fight, then I (would’ve) got that (Usman). Ben Askren breaks his silence about his first career loss at the hands of Jorge Masvidal at UFC 239. Top-ranked UFC welterweights Ben Askren and Jorge Masvidal will face one another on the main card of this weekend’s (Sat., July 6, 2019) UFC 239 from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. After weeks of some heated trash talk, Jorge Masvidal finally faced Ben Askren at UFC 239 on Saturday in Las Vegas. Jorge Masvidal wants the world to know how he really feels about Ben Askren, his foe at UFC 239 on Saturday night. Askren made his UFC debut earlier this year at UFC 235, submitting former champ Robbie Lawler with a bulldog choke at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Getty Jorge Masvidal punches Ben Askren of the United States during their UFC 239 bout. Askren’s state of mind is a … I blew it,” Askren … On Twitter, the “BMF” winner asked his former opponent to join his “creative department”, to which “Funky” responded. Jorge Masvidal let his knee do all the talking Saturday night.The 34-year-old welterweight destroyed the previously-unbeaten Ben Askren in a UFC-record five seconds with a flying knee. Thanks to Masvidal and his running knee, it lasted all of five seconds. Jorge Masvidal vs Ben Askren full fight video - UFC 239 stream replay by MMAshare MMAshare is currently only uploading new fights. Jorge Masvidal details his disdain for Ben Askren ahead of UFC 239: 'Game over for this little punk' Masvidal, naturally, pulled no punches during a … Less than 24 hours after he was the victim of one of the most devastating KOs in UFC history against Jorge Masvidal, he took to Twitter with a very Askren … Masvidal, a … Check this out: Ben Askren roasts himself amid UFC Vegas 2 At UFC 239, Ben Askren competed in his second fight in the UFC when he stepped into the Octagon against Jorge Masvidal. By Milan Ordoñez @Mr_Ordonez Jul 7, 2019, 3:54am EDT Share this story Jorge Masvidal may have found a new friend in his former foe, Ben Askren. Instead, he ended up being on the receiving end of the fastest knockout in UFC history.