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Jordan Burroughs Would’ve Been ‘Disappointed’ If He Didn’t Dominate Ben Askren

Jordan Burroughs is arguably the best wrestler in the world right now. He is the reigning Olympic gold medalist, and just a few weeks back he took on Ben Askren. Although the match was for charity, Burroughs made it clear he was not making this a competitive match. Rather, he...

Jordan Burroughs Willing To Consider MMA Fight After 2020 Olympics

Jordan Burroughs has talked about competing in MMA for quite some time now. He is arguably the best wrestler in American history and just finished a clean sweep of Ben Askren at Beat the Streets. But, the question still remains of when will Burroughs make the transition to MMA? Well,...

Jordan Burroughs Praises Ben Askren Following Beat The Streets

Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs paid his respect to Ben Askren following their wrestling match at Beat The Streets. Burroughs and Askren went one-on-one in a match as part of a charity event. The showdown took place inside Madison Square Garden's Hulu Theater in New York City. In the end,...

Dana White Would Be ‘Very Interested’ in Bringing Jordan Burroughs to the UFC

If Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs wants to fight, UFC president Dana White is ready to listen. On Monday night in New York, Burroughs thoroughly dominated UFC welterweight Ben Askren in a wrestling match that benefitted the ‘Beat the Streets’ program. It took Burroughs less than two periods to end the match after he...

Kamaru Usman Slams Ben Askren After Wrestling Match Loss To Jordan Burroughs

Yesterday (Mon. May 6, 2019) UFC welterweight Ben Askren lost a charity wrestling match to Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs in New York City. Askren was defeated via technical fall 11-0. Although Askren is a highly accomplished name in the wrestling world himself, the 30-year-old Burroughs is on a...

Ben Askren to Wrestle Jordan Burroughs in Battle of U.S. Olympians in May

For the first time ever, UFC welterweight and former Olympian Ben Askren will test himself on the mat against one of the greatest American wrestlers of all time as he faces Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs at ‘Grapple at the Garden’ on May 6 in New York. The marquee showdown takes place to...

Jordan Burroughs Kills Rumor of Helping Conor McGregor Prepare For UFC 229

Jordan Burroughs is not helping Conor McGregor prepare for UFC 229. McGregor is set to challenge UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov in the main event of UFC 229. The "Notorious" one hasn't competed in a mixed martial arts bout since Nov. 2016. Many believe that McGregor will need to ensure...