Jordan Burroughs Defeated Ben Askren At Beat The Streets Grapple Match

Jordan Burroughs Def Ben Askren
Jordan Burroughs Def Ben Askren

Jordan Burroughs Destroys Ben Askren At Charity Wrestling Match

Former Olympic champion Jordan Burroughs and UFC Welterweight contender Ben Askren squared off in a highly anticipated ‘Beat the Streets’ grapple match earlier tonight from inside the Hulu Theatre at Madison Square Garden New York.

Burroughs was former University of Nebraska two-time collegiate national champion as well four-time World Champion. Meanwhile, Askren was a two-time NCAA champion at the University of Missouri and 2008 Olympian.

Burroughs absolutely thumped Askren to 11-0 to score a technical fall win at the Beat the Streets Grapple event. The contest was for charity.

Jordan Burroughs dominated Askren early in the match by hitting out a single leg takedown and dragged ‘Funky’ to the mat. Burroughs attempted head-and-chest double leg to lead a 5-0 in the ist minute and rack up 9-0 in the first frame.

Burroughs opened the second round with another quick takedown which ended the match and earned him technical fall win.

Check out below Burroughs takedown:

Askren is slated to face Jorge Masvidal at UFC 239 in Las Vegas on July 6.

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