Jorge Masvidal Says He Is Looking For the Next Kimbo Slice on the Streets

Published 04/16/2021, 12:53 AM EDT
LAS VEGAS, NV – JANUARY 16: UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal interacts with the media during the UFC 246 Ultimate Media Day at UFC APEX on January 16, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)


Jorge Masvidal is one of the many fighters in the UFC who started off as street fighters before turning professional and making it to the UFC. However, not many have been as successful and famous as ‘Gamebred’ himself. The American fighter is one of the biggest names in the sport right now, and he intends to find the next Jorge Masvidal with his latest endeavor. 

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Gamebred’ posted a video announcing the launch of his latest venture. He said, “Let’s make this quick I know you guys are busy. It’s your boy Jorge ‘Gamebred’ Masvidal…. I’ve been hearing a lot of requests about the full-time fighter why was it not released leading up to this fight.”

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The ‘BMF’ title holder continued, “YouTube, Instagram, Facebook all of them have kinda hit your boy with some bans that are kinda strict you know, so we decided to open up my own platform. Where you can see all the unlimited, unhinged content. And I don’t have to say sorry to nobody or no platform for being me…. So we’re going around the world, looking for the next best street fighter. Finding the next Kimbo Slice.”

‘Full-Time Fighter’ is a series released on Jorge Masvidal’s YouTube channel that covers his fight camps. The series has been very well received by his 790,000 subscribers on YouTube. Fans can find the uncensored version of Masvidal’s videos on his new site at a cost of $4.99 per month. 

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UFC 261 inches closer for Jorge Masvidal

The rematch between Jorge Masvidal and Kamaru Usman inches closer with a little over a week to go now for the welterweight clash. ‘Gamebred’ has insisted that the result would be a lot different with a full training camp, and he has the chance to prove exactly that next weekend when he takes on the champion. 

A win for either fighter will be even more special since it will be the first event with a sold-out crowd in over a year. What is your prediction for the fight? Do you think the result will be different for Masvidal with a full training camp? Let us know in the comments below!

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