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ATT coach ‘Parrumpinha’ cleared to travel to ‘Fight Island’ after recent negative COVID-19 test

“Parrumpinha” will corner at least three American Top Team fighters this month in Abu Dhabi. | Photo via Marcos DaMatta

In the end, American Top Team coach Marcos “Parrumpinha” …read more

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Santiago Ponzinibbio tests positive for COVID-19

UFC welterweight contender Santiago Ponzinibbio has become the latest mixed martial arts fighter to test positive for COVID-19. Ponzibbio is a member of American Top Team which has seen a …read more

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Heartbreak for Jorge Masvidal, Mike Brown after coach's positive COVID-19 test

Jorge Masvidal won’t have American Top Team coach Mike Brown in his corner for the biggest fight of his career, and he’s feeling down about.
Masvidal (35-13 MMA, 12-6 UFC) is …read more

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Mike Brown tests positive for COVID-19, unable to corner Jorge Masvidal at UFC 251

Mike Brown won’t be in Jorge Masvidal’s corner at UFC 251 after testing positive for the coronavirus.
Brown, the longtime American Top Team coach, received his positive test Monday in Las …read more

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Mike Brown positive for COVID-19, can’t corner Jorge Masvidal at UFC 251

“BMF” champ Jorge Masvidal is down one corner at UFC 251 after his longtime American Top Team coach Mike Brown came up positive for COVID-19.
MMA Fighting learned of the …read more

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Report | Two American Top Team coaches test positive for COVID-19

According to a report from Brazilian MMA outlet Combate, two American Top Team coaches have tested positive for COVID-19. Combate reports that both Mike Brown and Gabriel de Oliveira have …read more

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Coach Mike Brown wants Dustin Poirier to get title shot or marquee fight: 'He's a draw'

Mike Brown thinks big things should be in Dustin Poirier’s horizon.
The former WEC featherweight champion and current American Top Team coach wants to see Poirier get the next shot at …read more

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Colby Covington Says Complaints From Teammates Led To ATT Departure

Colby Covington is speaking out on his departure from American Top Team. Covington has always expressed his loyalty to ATT head honcho Dan Lambert but things just became too hostile …read more

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Colby Covington Calls Jorge Masvidal The ‘Scaredest Motherf*cker’

Colby Covington thinks Jorge Masvidal’s “Baddest Motherf*cker” reputation is a facade. Covington and Masvidal were once roommates and teammates at American Top Team but things have clearly gone south. “Chaos” …read more

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BJPENN.COM Radio Ep. 130 // Colby Covington | Josh Emmett

Colby Covington returns to the show with yet another cannot-miss conversation. Following his departure from American Top Team, Colby Covington Inc. was born and so begins another chapter of the …read more

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Coach: Dustin Poirier deserves “million-dollar payday”

Coach Mike Brown believes Dustin Poirier, one of his most successful pupils at American Top Team, deserves a million-dollar payday his next time out. Poirier fought last Saturday, in the …read more

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Colby Covington rips “chicken” Jorge Masvidal over dispute with UFC

Colby Covington has taken a shot at his former American Top Team stablemate Jorge Masvidal, who is embroiled in a heated dispute with the UFC. Masvidal has long been viewed …read more

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Colby Covington challenges Dustin Poirier to grudge match

Top UFC welterweight Colby Covington is prepared to settle his differences with his former American Top Team stablemate Dustin Poirier in the Octagon. For many years, Covington and Poirier were …read more

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Colby Covington calls for “friends-turned-enemies” fight against Jorge Masvidal following departure from ATT

Colby Covington is hoping to settle his differences with Jorge Masvidal following his departure from American Top Team. Covington recently confirmed he left ATT after having feuds with several fighters. …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Says Colby Covington & Coach Phil Daru Were ‘Fired’ From ATT

Jorge Masvidal is making the claim that Colby Covington and a coach were “fired” from American Top Team. Things were clearly getting ugly between Covington and his ATT teammates. “Chaos” …read more

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Colby Covington says Jorge Masvidal beef absolutely has to be settled in the cage

Now that Colby Covington has left American Top Team, a potential fight between him and Jorge Masvidal just got bigger.
Covington’s issues with teammates such as Masvidal and Dustin Poirier caused …read more

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Jorge Masvidal claims Colby Covington and coach Phil Daru were “fired from ATT”

Jorge Masvidal revealed Colby Covington wasn’t the only person who was recently ‘fired’ from American Top Team. Covington was recently removed from the ATT website and then confirmed he has …read more

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Level Change Podcast 73: Covington out at ATT, UFC On ESPN 9 preview

Level Change Podcast | June M. Williams

Episode 73 discussion: Colby Covington officially out at American Top Team, UFC On ESPN 9 preview, Ngannou wants pay bump to fight …read more

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Colby Covington on split with American Top Team: I didn't want to keep putting Dan Lambert in this drama-filled situation

Colby Covington thinks parting ways with American Top Team was the best move to make for all parties.
A member of the team since 2001, Covington (15-2 MMA, 10-2 UFC) …read more

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Colby Covington Blasts Jorge Masvidal & Dustin Poirier Following ATT Departure

Colby Covington wasn’t about to hold his tongue after exiting American Top Team. Covington has revealed his departure from ATT. He claims that he’s in the business of Colby Covington …read more

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Posted on May 29, 2020, 1:16 am By
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Jones says Covington has been ‘banished’ by American Top Team: Poor guy

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Jon Jones rips Colby Covington after ‘Chaos’ was ‘banished’ from American Top Team. Earlier this week it was confirmed that Colby …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Glad To See ‘Cancer’ Colby Covington Out Of ATT

Jorge Masvidal won’t be shedding any tears over Colby Covington’s departure from American Top Team. Masvidal and Covington were once friends and training partners but things have gotten ugly between …read more

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Jon Jones Says Colby Covington Was ‘Banished’ From ATT

Jon Jones and Colby Covington have a long-standing feud where the two have trash-talked one another for years. After “Chaos” announced his departure from American Top Team, “Bones” had to …read more

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Colby Covington: Jorge Masvidal, Dustin Poirier ‘are pieces of sh*t and the lowest scum of the Earth’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Now that Colby Covington is no longer beholden to a promise to American Top Team owner Dan Lambert that he wouldn’t engage in trash talk …read more

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Masvidal: Gym ‘cancer’ Covington ‘didn’t feel safe’ at ATT

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Jorge Masvidal is all smiles about Colby Covington’s departure from American Top Team. Speculations arose when Colby Covington’s name was …read more

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Morning Report: Jorge Masvidal reacts to Colby Covington’s American Top Team departure: ‘He was just a cancer’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The smile on Jorge Masvidal’s face said it all.
The UFC’s “BMF” champ shed no tears over the departure of Colby Covington from American Top …read more

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Jon Jones reacts to Colby Covington being “banished” from American Top Team

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones shared his reaction to the news that his former friend and roommate Colby Covington was no longer with ATT. Covington was removed from the …read more

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Jorge Masvidal on Colby Covington leaving American Top Team: 'He didn't feel safe in here. I wonder why.'

Jorge Masvidal beamed a wide smile, when asked how he feels about Colby Covington’s recently-publicized departure from American Top Team.
Wednesday, news broke that Covington (15-2 MMA, 10-2 UFC) had parted …read more

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Jorge Masvidal happy “cancer” Colby Covington is no longer at ATT: “He was never part of this team”

Jorge Masvidal is glad Colby Covington is no longer a member of American Top Team. Covington has been a longtime staple of the gym and said he would be ATT …read more

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UFC Welterweight Colby Covington Confirms Departure from American Top Team

The most controversial member of American Top Team has parted ways with the renowned Florida-based camp. …read more

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Posted on May 27, 2020, 10:46 pm By
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It’s official: Colby Covington has left American Top Team

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Colby Covington has officially parted ways with American Top Team. Well, it’s official: Colby Covington has left American Top Team.
‘Chaos’ confirmed the news on …read more

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UFC Welterweight Colby Covington Leaves American Top Team

Colby Covington is no longer training at American Top Team. Covington made it clear that he was loyal to Dan Lambert but he’s admitted that things are a bit hostile …read more

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Colby Covington parts ways with American Top Team

Colby Covington is no longer an American Top Team fighter.
The former UFC interim welterweight champion told The Score on Wednesday he has parted ways with his longtime gym in Coconut …read more

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Colby Covington officially leaves American Top Team

Colby Covington has confirmed he’s parted ways with his long-time training home, American Top Team in Coconut Creek, Florida. Covington’s departure from ATT has been rumored for several days. The …read more

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Covington, American Top Team gym part ways

Colby Covington told ESPN’s Ariel Helwani that he has parted ways with the American Top Team gym after a tumultuous tenure. …read more

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American Top Team remains closed to the general public despite Florida's re-opening from COVID-19 lockdown

American Top Team will wait a little longer before it resumes operations at a full scale.
The world-renowned MMA gym in Coconut Creek, Fla. remains closed to the general public despite …read more

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Covington removed from American Top Team website

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Colby Covington’s name is no longer part of the list of welterweight fighters on American Top Team’s website. Because of …read more

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Din Thomas Explains Why He Left American Top Team

Back in March, Din Thomas announced that he was leaving American Top Team. Fast forward to May and Thomas has detailed his decision to leave one of MMA’s elite gyms. …read more

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Coach Din Thomas details split from American Top Team: 'It was tough to leave'

The idea of splitting from American Top Team has lingered in Din Thomas’s mind for a while. Now he’s officially made the decision to venture out on his own.
Thomas has …read more

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