Jorge Masvidal: Jorge Masvidal / Reuters
American fighter mixed martial (MMA) Jorge Masvidal wanted to fight against the Irishman Conor McGregor. The words of 34-year-old Masvidal results MMA Fighting.
The athlete stressed that his first and foremost interested in the opportunity to seize the title of champion of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC) in the Welterweight weight class. On March 2, the belt holder was a Camara Usman, who defeated Tyrone Woodley at UFC 235. At the same time, Masvidal also interested in the fight with McGregor.
“I want Conor. Face it to break. I think it’s easy money for me,” said the fighter. — He gave up. In my eyes it’s weakness. I never lost so and is convinced that the break McGregor. It will be an easy fight for me.”
Masvidal set a UFC record in the tournament on 6 July. American knocked out compatriot Ben Askren blow a knee on the fly. The whole fight lasted five seconds. That’s the fastest knockout in the organization’s history.
Jorge Masvidal debuted in MMA in 2003. In addition to the UFC, he successfully competed in Strikeforce, where he won the title of champion in the lightweight division. 2015 Masvidal stands in the Welterweight division. Just on account of his 33 wins and 13 defeats.
McGregor is a former champion of UFC in two weight categories. On account of his 21 wins and four defeats. The last time the Irish came out in the octagon in October 2018. He lost to Russian Habib Nurmagomedov in the fight for the title in the easiest weight category.
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