Jorge Masvidal discloses Usman Fight would be in September!

Jorge Masvidal has revealed some interesting information on his upcoming clash with Kamaru Usman in a recent interview. Catch more details right below!

Jorge Masvidal

Jorge Masvidal discloses Usman Fight would be in September!

According to Gamebred, his main focus for this year is the upcoming rematch against Usman for the Welterweight title. Both sides are big names in the division; this is undoubtedly big news for the UFC Welterweight apartment. However, some people speculate that Masvidal would need one more win to deserve this title shot. So far, the promotion hasn’t confirmed the news on this clash.

Nevertheless, Masvidal’s words have revealed more than we need to know. After watching the Canelo vs. Yildirim fight, he gave an exclusive interview to the press. Besides giving props to Canelo, the American fighter also discreetly confirmed his next move. Previously, Usman had been the dominating one in their clash, leading to a unanimous decision win for him.  Furthermore, he claimed that if given a full camp, the winner might have changed.

Jorge Masvidal

While Masvidal stated he had broken Usman’s nose, sources later revealed that the damage was there before the match. Ever since, the promotion hasn’t booked Masvidal for any fight, while Usman went on to defend his title against Burns. This time, the welterweight champion was the one who called out for the rematch. Additionally, the Nigerian Nightmare claimed that he would grant Masvidal another title shot and proved who the better fighter is once and for all. 

Date and time

From what we heard, their fight would take place sometime in September this year. On the other hand, others are also looking forward to seeing a matchup between Covington vs. Masvidal. Both guys have a history and bad blood but never managed to fight in the cage before. It wolud be interesting to see who would dominate this battle. Stay tuned for more updates from us!