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Colby Covington issues challenge to Mike Perry

Colby Covington and Mike Perry have exchanged plenty of trash talk over the last few years. Unfortunately, their respective positions in the welterweight rankings have made it difficult for the …read more

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Submission Win At UFC Rochester Shows Rafael dos Anjos Is Still Welterweight Title Contender

After losing back-to-back fights to Colby Covington and Kamaru Usman, it was easy to see why so many media members and fans were down on Rafael dos Anjos. The former …read more

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Manager says Colby is ‘100 percent’ going to fight Usman for title

“I’ve been told the fight is going to happen 100 percent. Just depends on Usman.” A welterweight title bout between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington is all but official, according …read more

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UFC Rochester in Tweets: Pros react to Rafael dos Anjos’ submission win over Kevin Lee, more

Former UFC lightweight champion turned welterweight contender Rafael dos Anjos was in desperate need of a victory.
After coming up short to former interim champion Colby Covington and current champion Kamaru …read more

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Dan Lambert Says He’s Been Told Covington vs. Usman Is Next ‘100 Percent’

Ever since Colby Covington won the interim welterweight title at UFC 225, the assumption was he would fight Tyron Woodley for the belt down the line. But, when Woodley defended …read more

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Abdelaziz: Kamaru Usman Will Make Colby Covington ‘Drink His Own Blood’

Kamru Usman’s first likely challenger for the UFC welterweight title is expected to be Colby Covington. Following his title victory over Tyron Woodley, UFC President Dana White announced Covington will …read more

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UFC Rochester Important For Kevin Lee & Rafael dos Anjos’ Welterweight Title Aspirations

The UFC welterweight division is overloaded with contenders. UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman is set to fight former interim champ Colby Covington later this year, but once those two settle …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz says Kamaru Usman will make Colby Covington 'drink his own blood'

The way Ali Abdelaziz sees it, Colby Covington will get his chance to fight UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman eventually. But as Usman’s manager explained on a recent edition of …read more

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Warlley Alves Wants Colby Covington Rematch, Believes He Beats Him ‘Faster Than Last Time’

Warlley Alves had a dominant knockout win over Sergio Moraes at UFC 237, and the Brazilian is already eyeing his next opponent. The 28-year-old wants to rematch Colby Covington who …read more

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Warlley Alves eyes Covington rematch, says he’d win ‘faster than the last time’

Welterweight Warlley Alves wants a rematch with Colby Covington after his dominatin win at UFC 237. It’s not even one week after his dominant knockout win over Sergio Moraes at …read more

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Usman Is Laughing At Askren’s Destruction

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight titleholder, Kamaru Usman, is so busy keeping his beef warm with top-ranked division contender, Colby Covington, that his on-again, off-again spats with Ben Askren were …read more

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Perry on Covington: I will rip his head from his neck

Mike Perry had some strong words for Colby Covington after his win at UFC Fort Lauderdale. Mike Perry has launched an expletive attack towards Colby Covington following the former UFC …read more

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Perry Wants To Do Some R-Rated Things To Colby’s Skull

A few weeks ago, Colby Covington predicted that Mike Perry’s days competing inside the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Octagon were numbered, suggesting that if “Platinum” were to come up short …read more

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Mike Perry threatens Colby Covington in profane rant: ‘I will poke you in the eye’

Colby Covington recently claimed Mike Perry would be sent back to the regional circuit if he couldn’t get by Alex Oliveira at UFC Fort Lauderdale.

In the end, Perry did get …read more

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UFC’s Mike Perry Says He’d ‘F*ck Colby Covington In His Skull’

Mike Perry clearly doesn’t have much love for Colby Covington. Perry is coming off a unanimous decision victory over Alex Oliveira. The two clashed this past Saturday night (April 27) …read more

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After Gritty Win Over Alex Oliveira, Mike Perry Wants Darren Till, Colby Covington

After bursting onto the UFC’s roster with two straight sensational knockouts and then struggling inside the Octagon, the polarizing Mike Perry again finds himself in the spotlight. …read more

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Mike Perry ‘trying to get at Colby Covington’ after UFC Ft. Lauderdale win

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Catch what Mike Perry had to say seconds after his barn-burner with Alex Oliveira at UFC on ESPN+ 8 on Saturday in Sunrise, Florida. Perry displayed his toughness …read more

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Covington: I could ‘beat up’ Jones if given steroids

Colby Covington would entertain a move to 205 pounds if USADA, the UFC’s anti-doping partner, went out the window. Colby Covington has his sights set on more than just UFC …read more

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Colby Covington sounds off on Woodley, Lawler, Askren & Usman

Colby Covington puts the rest of the UFC welterweight roster on blast. Top-ranked UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington is up to his usual tricks, this time taking aim at four …read more

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Kamaru Usman explains why Colby Covington may or may not get the next title shot

On the day Kamaru Usman won the UFC welterweight title, he was done chasing fights.
Ever since he won his season of ‘The Ultimate Fighter’, Usman was calling out any number …read more

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Morning Report: Colby Covington: ‘Didn’t I say I was gonna make the welterweight division great again?’

When Kamaru Usman was announced as the next challenger for Tyron Woodley’s welterweight title, former interim champion Colby Covington was livid. He called his title shot snub “a big f*ck …read more

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Usman to Covington: ‘Now you have to beg me’ for a title fight

Kamaru Usman says he is now looking at other options for his first title defense other than Colby Covington, who was previously declared to be his next opponent. Colby Covington …read more

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Kamaru Usman Says ‘Entitled’ Colby Covington Must Beg For UFC Title Shot

Kamaru Usman believes Colby Covington expects things to be handed to him. Usman captured the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight gold last month. He turned in a dominant performance over …read more

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Kamaru Usman to Colby Covington: ‘Now you have to beg me for that fight’

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UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman is expected to face Colby Covington in the first defense of his belt, but the UFC’s first Nigerian champion isn’t automatically granting Covington …read more

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Kamaru Usman to Colby Covington: ‘You have to beg me for that fight’

ATLANTA — Backstage at UFC 236, Kamaru Usman discusses his recovery from surgery, whether or not Colby Covington is the next title challenger, Tyron Woodley fighting Robbie Lawler next, Ben …read more

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Colby Covington insists WWE treats its athletes better than the UFC

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver featured a segment on the WWE discussing how the sports entertainment company treats its talent. In the episode, Oliver covered how professional wrestlers aren’t …read more

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Colby Covington: Usman Turned Down Fight Three or Four Times

Kamaru Usman has stated on multiple occasions now that Colby Covington has turned down a fight against him on five separate occasions. But since defeating Tyron Woodley at UFC 235 …read more

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Colby Covington Believes He's ‘Living Rent-Free’ in the Head of Kamaru Usman

Outspoken Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight Colby Covington is set to become Kamaru Usman’s opponent in his first 170-pound title defense when the pair finally meet later this year. …read more

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Colby Covington says Khabib Nurmagomedov would be his easiest fight to date

Colby Covington is expected to challenge Kamaru Usman for the UFC welterweight title later this year. Although Usman presents his own challenges to Covington, ‘Chaos’ is already eyeing his next …read more

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Covington: Khabib would be my ‘easiest challenge’ to date

“That sambo shit, that sh-t’s weak. If wrestling was easy, it would be called sambo. But it’s not, it’s called wrestling.” Former UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington is eyeing …read more

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Abdelaziz Afraid McGregor Might ‘Disappear’

CEO of Dominance MMA, Ali Abdelaziz, doesn’t promote violence.
Sure, he tracked down Colby Covington at Palms Casino and threw the first punch in the now-infamous buffet brawl, not long after …read more

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Colby Covington doesn’t think UFC and WWE are comparable: ‘we get paid like dog sh*t’

On a recent episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, Oliver had a lengthy segment ahead of this Sunday’s WrestleMania 35 event that has gotten quite the buzz in …read more

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Colby Covington knows Kamaru Usman is going to fight him ‘emotional’: ‘I’m living rent-free’ in his head

If ever one needed a reminder of how explosive the rivalry is becoming between UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman and his next opponent, Colby Covington, look no farther than the …read more

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New video shows Kamaru Usman tried to stop his manager from fighting Colby Covington

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Generally when things go haywire between fighters outside of the cage, it is the manager’s responsibility to try …read more

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New Footage Emerges From Covington, Abdelaziz, Usman Casino Scuffle

Last month, UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman, his manager Ali Abdelaziz, and Colby Covington got into a scuffle at a Las Vegas casino buffet. The incident took place after Usman’s …read more

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VIDEO | New footage shows Kamaru Usman and Ali Abdelaziz confront Colby Covington in Vegas

Shortly after UFC 235 wrapped up, there was a heated confrontation inside The Palms casino, as UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman and his manager Ali Abdelaziz confronted top welterweight contender …read more

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New Video Exonerates Covington, Condemns Abdelaziz

New video has surfaced of the buffet-line brawl between Colby Covington, Kamaru Usman, and Ali Abdelaziz.
In the original footage (watch it here), it’s hard to tell how the altercation got …read more

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Watch new video footage of buffet brawl between Usman and Colby

New video footage has emerged of the scuffle between Colby Covington and Kamaru Usman. Last month, video footage was released of a brawl between UFC welterweights Colby Covington and Kamaru …read more

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