UFC Welterweight star Jorge Masvidal may have lost his last fight in the Octagon, but the fighting spirit is alive and well.
On Friday, Masvidal called former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick a “coward” over Kaepernick’s wearing of a Fidel Castro t-shirt in 2016.
“Know ur history and facts cowards like this fool should be sent to live in Cuba see what they say after a day there,” Masvidal wrote on a post published to the UFC star’s Instagram.
In 2016, Kaepernick wore a t-shirt depicting a meeting between Malcolm X and Castro. The phrase “Like minds think alike” was under pictures of the two.
— Jordan Allott (@JordanAllott) August 30, 2016
At the time, a Miami Herald reporter asked Kaepernick about the shirt during a conference call before the San Francisco 49ers game against the Miami Dolphins.
When asked about the shirt, Kaepernick praised Castro’s education