A person UFC fighter believes Jorge Masvidal is the most effective fighter he’s ever competed from.
Masvidal has developed up rather a name for himself. He has gone from a journeyman to a “massive star,” as UFC president Dana White place it. “Gamebred” had a stellar 12 months in 2019 with finishes over Nate Diaz, Ben Askren, and Darren Till. Although he fell brief this year versus Kamaru Usman in a UFC welterweight title bout, Masvidal is credited with UFC 251 reportedly trending to do 1.3 million shell out-for each-look at purchases.
James Krause Thinks Jorge Masvidal Is Finest Fighter He’s Ever Shared The Octagon With
Back again in Sept. 2014, Masvidal went one particular-on-just one with James Krause. “Gamebred” scored the unanimous determination victory. Speaking to Fighters Only Journal, Krause expressed his belief that Masvidal is the ideal competitor he has ever fought (h/t BJPenn.com).
“If you look back at the Jorge Masvidal struggle, it was genuinely competitive,” Krause continued. “We ended up heading back and fourth. I nevertheless come to feel like he was the best guy I at any time fought. What I figured out was what currently being a veteran implies in a combat. He is the definition of a veteran, gentleman. If you are pacing at a amount 6, he is pacing at a 6.5. If you convert it down to a 4, he turns it down to a 4.5. If you wrestle, he wrestles a very little bit more challenging. He is actually superior at remaining a single step ahead of you. He is the toughest guy I ever fought. I really feel like now he is just starting to get his notoriety. He leveled me up I terms of struggle IQ. I actually appreciated the combat with him.”
Masvidal was riding a three-struggle profitable streak right before dropping his title fight versus Usman. “Gamebred” has reported that he prefers a rematch with Usman above a major dollars combat with Conor McGregor or a rematch with Nate Diaz. Masvidal took the battle with Usman on shorter detect following Gilbert Burns tested optimistic for COVID-19.