Jorge Masvidal has agreed to step into the UFC 251 main event and fight Kamaru Usman for the welterweight title on just six days notice. He had to lose a 20lbs in six days or else he would not be eligible to win the prestigious UFC belt.
It’s weigh in day, the day before UFC 251 Jorge Masvidal vs. Kamaru Usman. Jorge starts the day off with 6 pounds left of the 20 he had to lose in order to compete. The final 2 pounds turned out to be the hardest to lose of them all.
The process to the championship is not easy on Masvidal who nearly passed out during the weight cut.