Fresh off his Octagon debut, Jorge Masvidal wants to keep his momentum going as he plans to prove that the "so called" top 10 fighters in the UFC's lightweight division "aren't sh**." And he wants to cash in on some "easy paychecks" in the process.
UFC on FOX 7 "Prelims" predictions, preview of first four (of eight) under card fights on Facebook/FX: Masvidal vs Means, Romero vs Starks, Bowling vs Njokuani and Dillashaw vs Viana at HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif., on April 20, 2013.
The "UFC vs. Strikeforce" theme to UFC on FOX 7 continues, as Tim Means will welcome former Strikeforce lightweight title challenger Jorge Masvidal to the organization at UFC on FOX 7 on April 20, 2013, in San Jose, California.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger breaks down Saturday night's Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey co-main event between lightweights K.J. Noons and Josh Thomson. What's the key to victory for both men? Find out inside.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger breaks down Saturday night's UFC 141 main card featherweight fight between Nam Phan and Jim Hettes. What does each talented 145-pounder need to do to score a victory? Find out inside.
Get the complete Strikeforce payroll and fighter salaries for the field of fighters who competed at the "Melendez vs. Masvidal" event this past Saturday night (Dec. 17, 2011), which aired on Showtime from the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, Calif., including lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez, Gegard Mousasi and Cyborg Santos, among others.
K.J. Noons is no stranger to mid-fight trash talk. So, needless to say, it wasn't that surprising to see the 29-year-old jawing back and forth with Billy Evangelista in the heat of the pair's Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal bout. But apparently the conversation went a little differently than you'd expect.