Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson praises Jorge Masvidal for his win over Ben Askren
As all MMA fans, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson was highly impressed with Jorge Masvidal’s (33-14) legendary KO against Ben Askren (19-1, 1 NC). “The Gamebred” knocked out Askren with a flying knee five seconds into the first round, setting a new UFC record.
Hollywood actor and former WWE star Dwayne Johnson who is a great UFC fan commented the KO in his Twitter by responding to Jorge Masvidal’s message.
“Yo, The Rock, can you smell that 3pc?” Masvidal tweeted, tagging Johnson.
Johnson’s answer came quickly. He praised Masvidal and wished him to become the champ:
“You know I did brother. You served em cold and violent – the necessary way. Bigluv.”
After defeating Ben Askren Jorge Masvidal went one position up in the welterweight rankings and is now #3. Before the fight with Askren he had secured another sensational victory by knocking out Darren Till in his hometown London.