A welterweight showdown between Jorge Masvidal and also Ben Askren is presently in the works for International Fight intersection 2019 at Lasvegas.
Sources close to the contest confirmed that verbal arrangements are in place for its struggle after a first report by ESPN.
As International Fight Week stems together for that week of July 6, there is a chance that the UFC boosts a second card in addition to this UFC 239 pay-per-view on Saturday night.
Masvidal is coming off a sensational 2nd round knockout against Darren Until in his final struggle since he rocketed up the ranks after enduring declines in both previous fights to Stephen “wonder boy ” Thompson and Demian Maia.
Today Masvidal will attempt at hand Askren the first loss of his career if they meet in July.
Askren got his UFC career away to a fantastic start with a first round entry against former champion Robbie Lawler in early March and he has been anxiously awaiting his next mission ever since.
Masvidal vs. Askren is the Most Recent addition to that International Fight marathon Line up that also comprises two title battles in UFC 239 using Jon Jones facing Thiago Santos for its light heavyweight title and Amanda Nunes placing her bantamweight Strapon the line against former champion Holly Holm.