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Retirado

"Gamebred"

Jorge Masvidal

Peso welter Division

35-17-0 (W-L-D)

16

Wins by Knockout

2

Wins by Submission

8

First Round Finishes

Jorge Masvidal

athlete record

Info

Learn more about Jorge Masvidal's UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Status
Retirado
Hometown
Miami, Estados Unidos
Trains at
American Top Team ATT Coconut Creek, FL
Fighting style
Boxer
Age
38
Height
71.00
Weight
171.00
Octagon Debut
Jul. 15, 2012
Reach
74.00
Leg reach
39.50
  • Pro since 2003
     
  • 16 wins by knockout, two by submission (D’Arce, RNC)
     
  • Eight first round finishes
     
  • Win over Askren was the fastest knockout in UFC history
     
  • Win over Diaz earned Masvidal the BMF title
     
  • Owns wins over Joe Lauzon, Yves Edwards, Naoyuki Kotani, Satoru Kitaoka, Ryan Schultz, Ryan Healy, Keith Wisniewski, and Steve Berger
     
  • Has also faced Raphael Assuncao, Rodrigo Damm, and Paul Daley
     
  • Has won three of his last seven

UFC 287 (4/8/23) Masvidal lost a three round unanimous decision to Gilbert Burns 

UFC 272 (3/5/22) Masvidal lost a five round unanimous decision to Colby Covington

UFC 261 (4/24/21) Masvidal was knocked out by Kamaru Usman at 1:02 of the second round in a fight for the UFC welterweight title

UFC 251 (7/12/20) Masvidal lost a five round unanimous decision to Kamaru Usman in a fight for the UFC welterweight title

UFC 244 (11/2/19) Masvidal defeated Nate Diaz via TKO (Doctor’s stoppage) at 5:00 of the third round

UFC 239 (7/6/19) Masvidal knocked out Ben Askren at :05 of the first round

UFC Fight Night (3/16/19) Masvidal knocked out Darren Till at 3:05 of the second round

UFC 217 (11/4/17) Masvidal lost a three round unanimous decision to Stephen Thompson

UFC 211 (5/13/17) Masvidal lost a three round split decision to Demian Maia

UFC on FOX (1/28/17) Masvidal stopped Donald Cerrone via strikes at 1:00 of the second round

TUF 24 Finale (12/3/16) Masvidal stopped Jake Ellenberger via strikes at 4:05 of the first round

UFC 201 (7/30/16) Masvidal won a three round unanimous decision over Ross Pearson

UFC Fight Night (5/29/16) Masvidal lost a three round split decision to Lorenz Larkin

UFC Fight Night (11/28/15) Masvidal lost a five round split decision to Benson Henderson

TUF 21 Finale (7/12/15) Masvidal knocked out Cezar Ferreira at 4:22 of the first round

UFC Fight Night (4/4/15) Masvidal lost a three round split decision to Al Iaquinta

UFC 178 (9/27/14) Masvidal won a three round unanimous decision over James Krause

UFC on FOX (7/26/14) Masvidal won a three round unanimous decision over Daron Cruickshank

UFC on FOX (4/19/14) Masvidal won a three round unanimous decision over Pat Healy

UFC Fight for the Troops (11/6/13) Masvidal lost a three round unanimous decision to Rustam Khabilov

UFC on FOX (7/27/13) Masvidal submitted Michael Chiesa via D’Arce choke at 4:59 of the second round

UFC on FOX (4/20/13) Masvidal won a three round unanimous decision over Tim Means

 

STRIKEFORCE HISTORY:

Rockhold vs. Kennedy (7/14/12) Masvidal won a three round split decision over Justin Wilcox

Melendez vs. Masvidal (12/17/11) Masvidal lost a five round unanimous decision to Gilbet Melendez in a Strikeforce lightweight championship bout.

Overeem vs. Werdum (6/18/11) Masvidal won a three round unanimous decision over KJ Noons

Feijao vs. Henderson (3/5/11) Masvidal won a three round unanimous decision over Billy Evangelista

At The Dome (2/23/08) Masvidal won a three round unanimous decision over Ryan Healy

Playboy Mansion (9/29/07) Masvidal stopped Matt Lee at 1:33 of the first round

TRAINING: Just grinding. Working my cardio, wrestling, jiu-jitsu and striking

When and why did you start training for fighting? At age 14, because I liked to fight; it just came naturally for me

What ranks and titles have you held? Undefeated in the streets, AFC Welterweight Champion

Do you have any heroes? Jesus Christ

What was your job before you started fighting? Fighting was my first job

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Beat a lot of top 10 ranked fighters; Beat the reigning Japanese champion, Satoru
Kitaoka, by KO

Favorite grappling technique: Punching into submission

Favorite striking technique: Jab