After his record win against Ben Askren this past weekend at UFC 239, Jorge Masvidal aims to play on the welterweight title against Kamaru Usman or to win big on Conor McGregor.
Masvidal (34-13) scored a five-second KO on Askren at UFC 239 to record the fastest knockout in UFC history. Now ranked third with 170 pounds, "Gamebred" has spoken in "The Dan LeBatard Show" of his hopes of either fighting for the title or fighting against UFC superstar, Conor McGregor.
"Certainly the title, definitely Kamaru Usman interests me. He has the title and that's what I want, but he still has injuries and things are happening, "said Masvidal. "Another guy who interests me because it's just a fight that if we succeed, it'll sell a lot and I'll have the money I deserve and you can see that you put me there in a fight and I & # 39; I am going to fight. I will give you what fans. I never went out of a fight.
"I would like [Conor] McGregor. I want to break his face. I think it's an easy paycheck. He has these money symbols on his face for me. I just do not see how good it is if I'm honest with you. "
McGregor was called by a long list of names during his nine-month absence from MMA, but a fight between him and Masvidal seems unlikely, given that "Notorious" usually fights at light weight. UFC career.
"He backs up. He hit. I have never used my entire career, "Masvidal said of McGregor. "He tapped several times, which is down in my book. It's something I have never done and I feel like I'm breaking it. It would be an easy fight.
"It just means more money, more fans and then fighting for the title. Either one or the other makes sense to me.