After spending a pair of years distancing himself from a bout with Leon Edwards, Jorge Masvidal has modified his tune — however isn’t fully pleased that Edwards seems to enjoy moved on from their contention.
The 2 welterweight contenders had been linked to a battle with every other ever since their slack the curtain fracas following a UFC occasion in London in March 2019. Edwards, who owns indubitably one of many 170-pound division’s handiest unbeaten streaks, angled for a battle with Masvidal within the months afterwards however used to be brushed off by Masvidal, who as an alternative took plan on the division’s champion Kamaru Usman.
Nevertheless with two losses now on his list to the champ, Masvidal seems to evaluate that the time is correct for a showdown with Edwards — and is aggrieved that the Jamaican-born Brit isn’t on board with the postulate.
“I’ve been freaking going internal and out of Hunter [Campbell’s] do of dwelling of enterprise and calling him and they restful haven’t given me a date or opponent,” Masvidal mentioned to MMA Uncensored. “I needed to battle this 365 days. I don’t know what the f*ck’s going to happen. I already on the spot them give me a f*cking slash-off date sooner than I amble paunchy blast takeover. Like indubitably this sort of nasty governments when they earn flipped and stuff. I need a battle, Hunter!
“Be sure the clickbaiters set ‘Masvidal requires battle soon’ after which beneath set Hunter [Campbell]. They’ll know what I indicate.”
This pussy duck me for 3 years and I’m the coward lol everytime my title used to be mentioned he went working.
— Leon ‘Rocky’ Edwards (@Leon_edwardsmma) October 3, 2021
And with Edwards his chief target, Masvidal is aggrieved by his foe’s reticence.
“That man is this sort of speaking f*cking machine,” Masvidal mentioned of Edwards. “’Enviornment off the contract’s in entrance of his face, he’s mentioned no fancy two or three conditions already. We’re already transferring on. We’re no longer gonna asserting names or nothing. I attain plenty of this in the case of contracts. It’s both sure or no when a contract will get set in entrance of me.
“Who is the very very most attention-grabbing ranked man with the most money I’m able to form, that’s who I’m going with. Leon used to be speaking about I became down the battle. No, you f*cking moron of a individual. I fought for the belt twice. Why would I battle you? Who the f*ck are you another time? Now I got some spare time, I’ll beat this man’s f*cking enamel in however he’s nowhere to be stumbled on. So lets enjoy to transfer on do off he’s a coward.”
Edwards, although, isn’t trying for it and took to Twitter to portion his aspect of the tale.
“This p*ssy duck me for 3 years and I’m the coward lol everytime my title used to be mentioned he went working,” he wrote on Twitter.