UFC 244i

UFC 244 is an Ultimate Fighting Championship MMA pay-per-view event, taking place on November 2, 2019, at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The main event features Jorge Masvidal against Nate Diaz for the BMF belt. The co-main event features Darren Till against Kelvin Gastelum.

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Jorge Masvidal wants to fight somebody and we’re going to find out who soon, says his manager Abraham Kawa, after ‘BMF’ champ ramps up trash talk with Nate Diaz.


Israel Adesanya says upcoming opponent Yoel Romero uses ‘vet moves aka cheating’ in the Octagon and accuses the Cuban of deliberately missing weight.


Jorge Masvidal thinks it’s a ‘hard sell’ for Nate Diaz to call him a quitter, and mocks his injury claims as he tells him ‘sign the contract’ for UFC rematch.


Jorge Masvidal says invitation from US president is an ‘honour’, as he mocks former friend and fellow UFC fighter Colby Covington for having to ‘beg’ to go to the Oval Office.


Nate Diaz sends fan more money than what he lost betting on Stockton fighter to beat Jorge Masvidal at UFC 244 – ‘he’s a man of the people’.

Jorge Masvidal wonders if Nick Diaz ‘is asking for a fight, or are we going for a walk some place?’ as he says next UFC bout will be the one ‘with most zeroes’.

‘BMF’ champion Jorge Masvidal says ‘maybe I don’t hit harder, but I’m definitely bigger ... and 10 times the athlete’ of boxing superstar Canelo Alvarez.

Hollywood icon and WWE legend Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson laughs off Nate Diaz’s UFC 244 remarks, saying, ‘That’s the Nate we all know and love’.

Corey Anderson says ‘I wouldn’t wanna fight me either’ after Jon Jones says he’s ‘beating Dominick Reyes next’ because ‘he’s more dangerous’.

Nate Diaz says he’s ‘going out on tour’ in expletive-laden social media post, hinting demands for Jorge Masvidal rematch are being ignored.

Cageside doctor says angry fans have threatened and abused him after he made ‘tough, objective’ decision to call off ‘BMF’ bout between Nate Diaz and Jorge Masvidal.

Kevin Lee says Conor McGregor would be his ideal opponent and tells Islam Makhachev to ‘get in line’ as Russian calls him out following vicious head kick KO at UFC 244.

Nate Diaz wants an immediate rematch with Jorge Masvidal, but here are the five match-ups that make most sense going forward for the UFC after a huge night in New York.

Darren Till backs heavyweight boxing star to shine if he makes crossover to MMA – ‘I’ll tell him myself, he needs to learn certain things’.


Jorge Masvidal challenges new WBO light heavyweight boxing champion after claiming to have ‘killed him’ in Saturday night’s pay-per-view war.


Diaz says UFC should have used Mike Tyson instead of Dwayne Johnson for UFC 244 – ‘The Rock’s cool, I like Ballers … but he picked another side’.

Anderson asks to be released unless he’s given shot at Jon Jones next, and Dana White says ‘if you don’t wanna be here, you can do what you want’.

Nate Diaz says ‘blood don’t hurt, it’s just there’ as he rails against UFC boss for supporting doctor’s call – ‘how many fights you been in Dana?’

Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson is using Jorge Masvidal’s resurrection as his blueprint for getting back to the top – and wants a rematch with him.

The ‘BMF’ title fight ends in controversy as doctor intervenes before the fourth round, after Jorge Masvidal cut Nate Diaz badly above the eye.