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Tuesday 11.19.2019 9:00am ET | View Full Article
Esther Lin, MMA Fighting
From the beginning, the deck was stacked against Ben Askren reaching his goal of becoming the best welterweight in the world.
Not the beginning of his time in the UFC. Before that. Back in the fall of 2013, Askren was a free agent, and had publicly expressed his interest in joining the UFC. He wanted to fight in the Octagon, to face Georges St-Pierre, to capture t...