Ben Askren looks back at KO loss vs. Jorge Masvidal | Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show

Ben Askren joins Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show to look back at his knockout loss to Jorge Masvidal at UFC 239 in Las Vegas. Askren says he doesn’t have memory of the knockout, but has watched it. Askren believes he would’ve earned a title shot with a win, but doesn’t think that Masvidal will get one vs. Kamaru Usman despite the flying knee knockout.
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  • Moral of the story: Dont be talking shit to a real mofo!!! #GOODNIGHT BEN

    Almighty WarkloudAlmighty Warkloud19 hours ago
  • Lol i like this guy

    Z WZ W20 hours ago
  • He is living in his own world!

    bpbp23 hours ago
  • Great guy... love to see him comeback

    miamimagicians magician miamimiamimagicians magician miami23 hours ago
  • Espn how about fuck you fot the ads

    Joonas PollanenJoonas PollanenDay ago
  • Most people didn't know this, but Askren donated a portion of his prize money to charity (opponent missed weight)

    jamil quintojamil quintoDay ago
  • Very disrespectful, interview while eating c’mon guys, he just wants to show that he doesn’t care you at all 😁🤣 nah! Reverse psychology of showing you that he is not affected haha but deep inside you can see in his eyes his sorrow 🤙🏽

    rhoye yumolrhoye yumolDay ago
  • Didnt care for Ben that much but after this interview I'm a fan now. He absolutely handled this interview well, big ups to you my brotha

    Chez UpkinsChez UpkinsDay ago
  • Damn everyone happy he got knocked out 🤔🤔🤔🤔

    Danny AndersonDanny AndersonDay ago
  • “Super Necessary” - Masvidel

    J CJ CDay ago
  • well he has heart, for sure.

    nishant7780nishant7780Day ago
  • In one interview this man went from the most humiliating loss in UFC history to being one of the most admired fighters of all time!

    Tommy ViseTommy ViseDay ago
  • He should have sidestepped, but he is too conditioned to duck and takedown which is weak against knees. There are two aspects of mma you must master : ground and low kicks and knees.

    r Negoror NegoroDay ago
  • Before this interview, I did not like this guy. Now, I want him to run for President. My lord, here are your sunglasses...

    Saga ManicSaga ManicDay ago
  • Ariel is known to be a very emotional man Watch your words with him or you will make him cry

    Makhulu MapogoMakhulu MapogoDay ago
  • What choice did he have but to be humble. He made a couple of decent points though. I think he missed Jorje’s point about how the trash talking motivated him. I’m sure what he means is the trash talking made him want to hurt and brutally punish Ben and take pleasure in doing so. Ben was completely correct about the title shot. For Dana to not come in the cage after that performance and immediately say “Jorge, you’ve got the title shot” basically says “don’t hold your breath buddy. you do not have the title shot.”

    Life messer upperLife messer upperDay ago

    Emmie GemmieEmmie GemmieDay ago
  • What a sound chap. Quality.

    Leon TraversLeon TraversDay ago
  • 5 seconds Ben? Actually 2, your mind still scrambled 😜

    Jamie Yyggtt&dzJamie Yyggtt&dzDay ago
  • Serious air time on the flying knee?....😂😂😂.

    julio lunajulio lunaDay ago
  • How is he going to say he's never been rocked or hurt. Jorge or Robby give him amnesia?

    Xavier HallXavier HallDay ago
  • "Hey dana is that the best u got?" Ben vs RDA next?

    Jordan CondeJordan CondeDay ago
  • From the comments it looks like he took a dub. Humility isn't easy.

    Michael NishimuraMichael NishimuraDay ago
  • Ariel is not very fun.

    Belly FlopBelly FlopDay ago
  • Please check out myjorge masvidal all knockouts compilation

    iKingRomaniKingRomanDay ago
  • Ben cant fight. Boom Roasted!

    Nick DiazNick DiazDay ago
  • alotta these “new fans” sound like bots

    Joseph GarciaJoseph GarciaDay ago
  • A true champ accepts a lose a moves on. Ben’s the man! He’ll come back after this and surprise us all 💪👍

    erfansvideoserfansvideosDay ago
  • Nice that he gives small credit to Masvidal's knee but definitely shmoozed over it. You were in the ring with a killer you took lightly. You were cocky. You're an mma fighter who actually has no business being in an Octagon with someone like Jorge. Your a wrestler period. Damn good at what you do but you best retire before a ref pulls someone off you again.

    John GJohn GDay ago
  • Ben won against Robbie Lawler on a bad call, and declined to acknowledge it or offer a rematch. Ben was getting his butt handed to him and won on a bad call. He is a nice enough family man however his disrespect to RL and JM and his passive aggression shtick is thin.......

    Light WalkerLight WalkerDay ago
  • He should do a rematch. If he wins he could gain more then what he could of gained if he would of won the first time.

    Reign RelicReign RelicDay ago
  • THIS is how you need to be, AFTER a loss, if you are cunt piece of shit, MASSIVE TRASH TALKER. Good man. I enjoy watching this guy 110%. He is an absolute catchy bastard when he speaks.... he is just Entertaining man. I hated this dude's guts before the KO..

    Cloud StrikerCloud StrikerDay ago
  • And stilll your fan

    harisshariss2 days ago
  • This dude got knocked the F out son..........Jorge would of demolished this dude if it had gone past the 5 seconds. Did him a favor by ended it so fast....

    C LosC Los2 days ago
  • Askren is the fighter UFC needs. Builds up a fight, humble in losing, no doping and a decent all around dude. Masvidal perpetuates the thug image that makes MMA look like “thugary”.

    Joe TerzanoJoe Terzano2 days ago
  • When he said “I was about to fulfill a lot of dreams and I fail to do that” lol another way to say it is to say Jorge Masvidal put a stop to your dreams. LOL Ben Askren been asscaned 🤙

    Joel GarayJoel Garay2 days ago
  • Now. All. Humble. And. Shit. Lol !

    naco 78naco 782 days ago
  • Helwani would do the US a favor by going back home to Lebanon

    chicken wingchicken wing2 days ago
  • Much Respect for Ben Askren,

    Rush StudioRush Studio2 days ago
  • he got moved from the core lol

    Danny KDanny K2 days ago
  • he looks like a cool nice guy.. always ☺

    Usian potikaUsian potika2 days ago
  • Dudes actin like he don't care but it's literally eating him alive

    Cheryl ShamissCheryl Shamiss2 days ago
    • He should be in acting not mma. Lol

      Elevated StatusElevated Status2 days ago
  • People praising Askren more than Masvidal. MMA community is messed up.

    Tyrone RansonTyrone Ranson2 days ago
    • Tyrone Ranson I like masvidal but he seems to hate askren for not much of a reason and even in the post interview saying he's going to beat him if he sees him, if masvidal was a decent dude he would not say that shit he should be happy he won the fight

      clumpyifyclumpyifyDay ago
  • He's still calling him George Masvidal. Fuck em.

    Truthbringer -Truthbringer -2 days ago
  • Jordan Borrough: there’s levels to this Ben...... Jorge Masvidal: hold my beer Jordan 😎😎😎

    Mr. CorleoneMr. Corleone2 days ago
  • Inside the cage Masvidal is a professional fighter,but outside the cage he is a cheap troublemaker.

    Licht SchluusselnLicht Schluusseln2 days ago
  • Uhhh... Robbie hit him hard!! Forget about that?

    jsaund02jsaund022 days ago
  • i like ben askren, he is actually a nice guy. jorge on the other hand, talks a lot of crap and hate towards ben, i honestly dont understand why. like even after the fight jorge said he will slap him? really? just because ben said he will dominate you? even jorge knew he went too far and this is why he said in the press conference that askren was talking about his nationallity, which didnt happen and is just a lie, just to justify him bullying askren. i think askren was kinda right, jorge hates him so much because he see him as some white guy that came into UFC and dares to talk about him. bisping called jorge bitch straight into his face and jorge didnt do shit. why? but askren said he will dominate and thats it? all hell broke loose? come on jorge. we see whats going on. you see askren as a nerdy white guy that you can bully around and finding excuses to just be a bully.

    juggernuts1000juggernuts10002 days ago
  • this is the only guy who could've taken that shot that Askren took

    Kaleb PeffersKaleb Peffers2 days ago
  • $210,000 for 5 seconds, that’s an hourly rate of $151M. Not too bad for hard days work.

    John DoeJohn Doe2 days ago
  • what an annoying dude !! the talking the body the hair ? good job gorge this joke has to go !!

    dave sagardave sagar2 days ago
  • I don’t sleep in on Sundays because that is the morning I worship God with friends and family but I guess Ben unfortunately doesn’t understand the glory and magnitude of God.

    Truth SeekerTruth Seeker2 days ago
  • Glad you're ok Ben.

    Ed ReyesEd Reyes2 days ago
  • Man, this is an example!

    Alejandro MuñozAlejandro Muñoz2 days ago
  • I did not like ben's antics before the fight, but I believe he would beat jorge anytime, this was very lucky shot.

    bizim ellerbizim eller2 days ago
  • hes acting like hes okay, but his eyes tell a different story. Theres a deep sadness there.

    Shino PeShino Pe2 days ago
  • Haters making me laugh. This dude is a heel. Gullible fucks.

    AlexanderAlexander2 days ago
  • Mad respect for Ben now. He used to bug me big-time. But can only respect a man for maning up like this. Not only for just showing up to talk, But also for being so honest and frank. Was actually rooting against him before this. Now kinda Actually like the dude! Lol

    Donald TapiaDonald Tapia2 days ago
  • When do you recall ordering a 3pc and a soda?

    A SalasA Salas2 days ago
  • Great interview. Add me to the fan club list please.

    sillyrabbit77sillyrabbit772 days ago
  • Welcome back to Earth Ben! How was your astral travelling?

    Eoin CEoin C2 days ago
    • Eoin C The man has an excellent score of 19: 1, and the people will remind him of this defeat

      bpbp23 hours ago
  • Wife: how was work? Ben: not too bad, got a knee to the head. I'm fiiiiine. Wife: oh my god!!! Ben: want to go to the pool?? What a dude!

    Dave MitchellDave Mitchell2 days ago
  • 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😋😋😋😋😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

    Jahlil JonesJahlil Jones2 days ago
  • 😂🤣😂🤣 well, he didn't fight at all, the last thing he could do is go and do what he does best, open his mouth 😂🤣😂😂😂😂

    George LGeorge L2 days ago
    • Why hate him dude he did nth wrong he said straight facts

      Deep hugDeep hug2 days ago
  • Still calling him "George" 😂😂😂

    Toussaint LouvertureToussaint Louverture2 days ago
  • Thats how a man handles a loss... "He kicked my ass"

    Geno PiccininiGeno Piccinini3 days ago
  • say what you want about ben but he is a true champion. he will be back. respect

    Adam Leo DvorakAdam Leo Dvorak3 days ago
  • You never got your face down by his penis fast enough.

    telemetryztelemetryz3 days ago
  • What's so hard for Benito to just apologize and become friends? They both seem like cool guys.

    ThumbWigglerThumbWiggler3 days ago
  • This dude needs to be a motivational speaker or Therapist haha great dude really. Didnt really care for him but this interview shows his true colors. I like him.

    Blake MichonBlake Michon3 days ago
Ben Askren looks back at KO loss vs. Jorge Masvidal | Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show