Jorge Masvidal is an American professional mixed martial artist. He currently competes in the Welterweight division for the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Masvidal has been competing professionally since 2003; he has also competed for Bellator, Strikeforce, Shark Fights, and World Victory Road.
Jorge Masvidal: PPP Loan, Religion, Wife, Net Worth
Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal were kept apart after an expletive-fuelled press conference after their UFC 272 grudge fight.
Masvidal brought out a “one of one” burnt panini card of Covington in a briefcase as the bitter rivals traded several personal insults.
Both fighters were provided security to prevent a scuffle as UFC boss Dana White also acted as a peacemaker during the face-off. Masvidal laughed as Covington attempted to provoke him and he reacted by trying to kick his opponent’s leg, but his attempt did not connect.
Jorge Masvidal was born and raised in Miami to a Cuban father and Peruvian mother. According to Masvidal, when he was young, his father left Cuba in a self-built raft, which ended up in the Virgin Islands.
Masvidal’s father was later imprisoned for more than twenty years for murder and drug trafficking. Masvidal was often involved in street fighting from a young age.
There are videos of him fighting Kimbo Slice defeating protagonist “Ray” on YouTube. Masvidal wrestled at St. Brendan’s High School, but failed to qualify because of his grades. After this he started taking training in karate and mixed martial arts.
Masvidal has three children (two daughters and a son) with Iman Kawa, a Jordanian American entrepreneur and procurement specialist who is the sister of MMA agent Malki Kawa.
Jorge Masvidal had a performance of the night and a fight performance with a win over Darren Till in March 2019. In July 2019, he defeated Ben Askren in five seconds for the fastest knockout and knight’s performance in UFC history.
Jorge Masvidal lost to Kamaru Usman for the UFC Welterweight Championship in July 2020.
|Date of Birth:
|Nov 12, 1984 (37 years old)
|Place of Birth:
|Miami, Florida, U.S.
Jorge Masvidal net worth: Jorge Masvidal is an American mixed martial artist who has a net worth of $6 million. He is best known for having the fastest knockout in UFC history.
Jorge Masvidal was born in Miami, Florida in November 1984. He has competed as welterweight and lightweight. Masvidal also holds a 1-1 record in both professional boxing and kickboxing.
Also Read- PGA Money List 2022 – Player Rankings