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Warlley Alves disappointed that ‘easy money’ Colby Covington won’t fight in Rio

Colby Covington will face Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC interim welterweight championship, but Warlley Alves is upset that he won’t get to meet the American talent in May.
The interim …read more

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2665 with Colby Covington, Gilbert Melendez, Leslie Smith

Stream or download Friday’s episode of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Colby Covington, Gilbert Melendez and Leslie Smith.
Smith, who was set to face Aspen Ladd on Saturday at UFC Fight Night …read more

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RDA Says Woodley Delayed Shoulder Surgery To Land ‘Bigger Fight’

With current UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley sidelined for the foreseeable future with a bum shoulder, former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos will lock horns with Colby Covington this June …read more

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Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (1 p.m. ET) with Gilbert Melendez, Colby Covington

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guests Gilbert Melendez and Colby Covington.
Melendez, a former Strikeforce lightweight champion and ex-UFC title challenger, is waiting …read more

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RDA believes Woodley delayed shoulder surgery in hopes of getting ‘a bigger fight’

The timing for UFC 225’s interim welterweight title fight between Rafael dos Anjos and Colby Covington was always a little puzzling.
Dos Anjos vs. Covington takes place in Chicago on June …read more

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UFC 224's Raquel Pennington on why she wanted to smack Colby Covington at press conference

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – UFC women’s bantamweight title challenger Raquel Pennington didn’t mope or celebrate when UFC 224’s originally scheduled co-headliner between Colby Covington and Rafael dos Anjos was moved to …read more

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Tyron Woodley: Colby Covington’s Trash Talk is Scripted

Tyron Woodley isn’t impressed with Colby Covington’s gift of gab. In fact, Woodley doesn’t believe that “Chaos” improvises. It’s no secret that Covington has been trying to get under the …read more

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RDA thinks Covington fight was moved to Chicago because of McGregor incident

Rafael dos Anjos believes the Conor McGregor incident at UFC 223 urged the UFC to move the Colby Covington fight from Brazil to Chicago. Conor McGregor’s rampage during UFC …read more

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RDA thinks McGregor’s bus attack led to Covington fight moving from Brazil to Chicago

Rafael dos Anjos’ interim welterweight title fight against Colby Covington ended up scheduled for UFC 225 in Chicago, however the original plan was for dos Anjos to meet the controversial …read more

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Posted on April 16, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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Tyron Woodley says Colby Covington’s trash talk is all ‘scripted’

Tyron Woodley says Colby Covington has someone write a script for his trash talk. Tyron Woodley is not impressed with Colby Covington’s skills in the Octagon or his skills on …read more

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Tyron Woodley Unconcerned With Winner of RDA-Covington

Tyron Woodley doesn’t appear to be worried about the winner of Rafael dos Anjos vs. Colby Covington. On June 9, dos Anjos and Covington will do battle inside the United …read more

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Tyron Woodley will 'scrape up' whoever wins 'boo boo belt' between Rafael dos Anjos, Colby Covington

GLENDALE, Ariz. – UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley is one of many confused by UFC’s decision to implement an interim title for the June fight between Rafael dos Anjos and …read more

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Tyron Woodley unimpressed with Colby Covington, Rafael dos Anjos, targeting July or August return

GLENDALE, Ariz. — In town for UFC on FOX 29, Tyron Woodley discusses Justin Gaethje vs. Dustin Poirier, his timetable for a return to defend the UFC welterweight title, the …read more

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Will The Real Skip Bayless Please Stand Up?

By this point, you’d figure top welterweight contender Colby Covington would have ran out of ammunition to fire at current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 170-pound champion and bitter rival, Tyron …read more

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Robert Whittaker: Not a Colby Covington fan, but whatever sells UFC 225 PPVs, you know?

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – Now that he’s the UFC middleweight champion, Robert Whittaker’s financial fortune is tied to the success of the pay-per-views on which he fights.
For a rematch with Yoel …read more

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RDA-Covington co-headliners UFC 225, not UFC 224

A change of plans for the interim welterweight title fight between Rafael dos Anjos and Colby Covington. So much for Colby Covington going back to Brazil.
During the UFC’s 25th Anniversary …read more

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Kamaru Usman Confronts Colby Covington at UFC Press Conference

Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington have traded words on social media for some time now, but at the UFC 25th Anniversary Press Conference they finally had the chance to come …read more

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VIDEO | Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington get in heated confrontation at UFC press conference

VIDEO | Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington get in heated confrontation at UFC press conference

UFC welterweight standouts Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington got in a heated confrontation at last night’s …read more

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Dos Anjos-Covington Interim Title Bout Set for UFC 225 in Chicago Instead of Rio de Janeiro

A previously reported interim welterweight championship clash between Rafael dos Anjos and Colby Covington is finally official — just not at the venue that was originally anticipated. …read more

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Big Drama Show

Just what UFC 223 weekend needed: more confrontations between guys who aren’t fighting each other in the cage. UFC welterweights Karamu Usman and Colby Covington brought their Twitter beef into …read more

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Kamaru Usman, Colby Covington verbally spar at UFC presser, despite not being opponents

Top-tier UFC welterweights Colby Covington and Kamaru Usman aren’t scheduled to fight each other any time soon, but that didn’t stop them from going a few rounds at Friday’s UFC …read more

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Woodley: Covington & RDA are fighting for ‘boo boo belt’ at UFC 224

Tyron Woodley makes fun of Rafael dos Anjos and Colby Covington for fighting for the interim welterweight title. Tyron Woodley can’t help but laugh at the upcoming welterweight interim title …read more

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Title fights officially announced for UFC 225 and UFC 227

Two title fights were officially announced by the UFC on Friday at their 25th Anniversary Press Conference in New York.
Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos and Colby Covington will …read more

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Posted on April 7, 2018, 1:16 am By
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Rafael dos Anjos vs. Colby Covington will be held at UFC 225 in Chicago

Rafael dos Anjos and Colby Covington will, in fact, square off for the UFC interim welterweight championship.
But on Friday, the UFC revealed the match will be held at UFC 225 …read more

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Woodley: Covington & RDA are fighting for ‘boo boo belt’ at UFC 224

Tyron Woodley makes fun of Rafael dos Anjos and Colby Covington for fighting for the interim welterweight title at UFC 224. Tyron Woodley can’t help but laugh at the upcoming …read more

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RDA Vs. Covington Interim Title Fight Slated For UFC 225

Despite previous reports that former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos will lock horns with welterweight spark plug Colby Covington for the interim 170-pound title at UFC 224 in Brazil, …read more

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Colby Covington vs. Rafael dos Anjos Interim Title Fight Shifted to UFC 225 in Chicago

The interim welterweight title fight between Colby Covington and Rafael dos Anjos is now set as the co-main event for UFC 225 in Chicago. …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos vs. Colby Covington interim title fight set for UFC 225 in Chicago – not Rio

Jun 17, 2017; Singapore, Singapore; Colby Covington (blue gloves) reacts after his fight against Dong Hyun Kim (red gloves) during UFC Fight Night at Singapore Indoor Stadium. Mandatory …read more

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Morning Report: Tyron Woodley questions interim title, says he would have fought Rafael Dos Anjos in July 

Earlier this week, the UFC officially announced that former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos would be taking on outspoken welterweight contender Colby Covington at UFC 224 for the interim welterweight …read more

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Colby Covington unloads on Conor McGregor and Artem Lobov following “bus attack” in Brooklyn!

Colby Covington unloads on Conor McGregor and Artem Lobov following “bus attack” in Brooklyn!
UFC welterweight standout Colby Covington will get his shot at promotional gold at next month’s UFC 224 …read more

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Dana White: Tyron Woodley Had ‘Doctor’s Note’ Saying He Can’t Fight Until August

UFC president Dana White isn’t ready to confirm Colby Covington facing Rafael dos Anjos in May but now it seems to make sense why that fight is happening with Tyron …read more

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Posted on April 5, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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BJPENN.COM Radio Ep. 77 // Colby Covington | Matt Brown | Amanda Cooper

BJPENN.COM Radio is back with another solid lineup, Penn Nation!
We kick things off with the No. 3 ranked welterweight in the UFC and super villain extraordinaire, Colby Covington. “Chaos” returns …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | After conquering welterweight, Colby Covington plans to go after Whittaker and Nurmagomedov

On May 12, in the co-main event of UFC 224, Colby Covington will head down to Brazil to battle local hero Rafael dos Anjos for the interim welterweight title.
As always, …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Colby Covington says he’s already received death threats from Brazilian “favela leader”

Shortly after his October defeat of Demian Maia in Sao Paulo, Brazil, welterweight contender Colby Covington went off on an ant-Brazil tirade, referring to the country as “a dump” and …read more

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Colby Covington says the UFC has guaranteed his safety in Brazil, but Rafael dos Anjos is still in danger

Weeks after our initial report that Colby Covington and Rafael dos Anjos will battle for interim welterweight gold at UFC 224, the bout is now official.
One of the most interesting …read more

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Sorry, But Darren Till Doesn’t Give A F—k About Your Opinion

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is finally sorting through some of its welterweight clutter, starting with the interim title fight between Rafael dos Anjos and Colby Covington at UFC 224 next …read more

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Colby Covington Says UFC Guaranteed his Safety for UFC 224 in Brazil

Controversial Ultimate Fighting Championship talent Colby Covington returns to Brazil for his next assignment, where he’ll take on former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. …read more

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Covington headed to Brazil to fight dos Anjos

Rafael dos Anjos and Colby Covington are set to fight at UFC 224 on May 12 in Rio de Janeiro. An official announcement from the promotion is expected soon. …read more

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Posted on April 4, 2018, 12:16 am By
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Dos Anjos Vs Covington Interim Title Fight Official For UFC 224

I guess Colby Covington got around to signing that contract.
According to MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani, an interim Welterweight title fight between Rafael dos Anjos and Covington has finally been …read more

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Dos Anjos vs. Covington interim title fight set for UFC 224

Rafael dos Anjos and Colby Covington are set to meet for the interim welterweight title at UFC 224 in May. Another UFC interim champion will be crowned next month.
Rafael dos …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos vs. Colby Covington for interim welterweight title set for UFC 224

Colby Covington is headed back to Brazil. And this time he’s fighting for a belt.
Rafael dos Anjos vs. Covington for the interim welterweight title is set for UFC 224 on …read more

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RDA: My Contract Is Signed, But Still Waiting On Covington

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Rafael dos Anjos, is expected to collide with 170-pound contender Colby Covington at the upcoming UFC 224 pay-per-view (PPV) event, slotted for May …read more

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VIDEO | Rafael dos Anjos promises Brazil he will “take care of business” against Colby Covington

Rafael dos Anjos and Colby Covington’s UFC 224 interim welterweight title fight, which was first reported by BJPenn.com’s Chris Taylor, is now a done deal. The bout is expected to …read more

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Tyron Woodley questions RDA’s choice to fight Covington: he could have fought me next

Though the UFC hasn’t made it official just yet, former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos is expected to battle Colby Covington for interim welterweight gold at UFC 224 this …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Jorge Masvidal makes prediction for Colby Covington’s battle with RDA, trip to Brazil

On May 12, streaking UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington is expected to head south to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to battle former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos at UFC …read more

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Posted on March 30, 2018, 4:16 pm By
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EXCLUSIVE | Jorge Masvidal makes prediction for Colby Covington’s battle with RDA, trip to Brazil

On May 12, streaking UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington is expected to head south to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to battle former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos at UFC …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Kamaru Usman is willing to fight Demian Maia, but doubts Brazilian would accept

In the last 36 hours or so, the majority of the UFC’s top, available welterweights have all been linked to exciting new matchups.
Rafael dos Anjos and Colby Covington are expected …read more

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Tyron Woodley reacts to Dos Anjos vs. Covington interim title news

Yesterday morning, Chris Taylor of BJPenn.com reported that UFC 224 will feature an interim welterweight title fight between top contenders Rafael dos Anjos and Colby Covington.
While this news was …read more

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Report: Colby Covington-Rafael dos Anjos Interim 170 Title Bout in the Works for UFC 224 in Rio

Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos wants to fight for the welterweight title. Rising 170-pound firebrand Colby Covington wants to fight dos Anjos. Both men may soon get their …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos vs. Colby Covington for Interim Title Expected at UFC 224 in Brazil

A blockbuster co-main event is nearing completion for UFC 224 as Rafael dos Anjos has agreed to meet Colby Covington with an interim welterweight title up for grabs on May …read more

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Report: Colby Covington vs. Rafael dos Anjos Targeted For Interim Welterweight Title

If reports are to be believed, then Colby Covington and Rafael dos Anjos may be headed for an interim welterweight title clash. Chris Taylor of BJPenn.com says that sources have …read more

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Report: Colby Covington vs. Rafael dos Anjos Targeted For Interim Welterweight Title

If reports are to be believed, then Colby Covington and Rafael dos Anjos may be headed for an interim welterweight title clash. Chris Taylor of BJPenn.com says that sources have …read more

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Covington mocks Werdum after KO loss at UFC London

Colby Covington took joy in Fabricio Werdum’s KO loss to Alexander Volkov at UFC London. You didn’t expect Colby Covington to bite his tongue, did you?
Following Fabricio Werdum’s crushing knockout …read more

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Covington Trolls Werdum Over UFC London Loss

There’s no love lost between Colby and Fabricio, and that shone through in Colby’s response to the heavyweight’s defeat. Fabricio Werdum and Colby Covington have a bit of history, what …read more

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Colby Covington aims Twitter taunt at Fabricio Werdum after UFC London knockout

There was zero chance that Colby Covington was going to keep quiet about Fabricio Werdum’s knockout loss.
“Vai Cavalo” found himself on the wrong end of an ugly KO in the …read more

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Colby Covington seemingly mocked Fabricio Werdum with a 'Simpsons' GIF after KO loss

It’s no surprise Colby Covington was patiently awaiting an opportunity to take a shot at Fabricio Werdum. He got it after Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 127 main event.
Werdum (23-8-1 MMA, …read more

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Darren Till on manifesting UFC-Liverpool headliner, not wanting to follow Colby Covington

Darren Till remembers watching Conor McGregor dismantle Diego Brandao at UFC Fight Night 46 and dreaming of a hometown triumph.
This past October, Till (16-0-1 MMA, 4-0-1 UFC) posted a picture …read more

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Fabricio Werdum keeps the boomerang he threw at Colby Covington in a special place

It was one of the most bizarre things to happen in MMA in 2017.
“Colby Covington, Fabricio Werdum have ugly altercation outside UFC-Sydney hotel; a boomerang flies”
That was the headline of …read more

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Fabricio Werdum: Colby Covington is a ‘Nobody’

Like a number of other fighters in the modern mixed martial arts game, Colby Covington is a self-promoter. His antics in the past have caused a lot of friction between …read more

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Fabricio Werdum: Colby Covington is an Insignificant Fighter

It’s clear that Fabricio Werdum doesn’t care much for Colby Covington. For months, Covington has gotten under the skin of many Brazilian fans and fighters. Ahead of his bout with …read more

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Demian Maia eyes May return following Colby Covington loss

Welterweight Demian Maia doesn’t want to sit out for too long, after being away from the Octagon since October. Former welterweight title challenger, Demian Maia is tired of waiting around …read more

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UFC contender Kamaru Usman is still getting grief about that '30 percent' comment

Kamaru Usman is surging up the welterweight ranks and eying a potentially explosive grudge match with Colby Covington, yet a recent post-fight comment is all anyone seems to want to …read more

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Covington: Fat, Trashy Lewis Got Stretchered At ATT

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight contender, Colby Covington, might want to consider a move up to heavyweight, considering how often he’s feuding with the promotion’s 265-pounders (like this guy).
Then again, …read more

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Colby Covington Returns Fire: Derrick Lewis is a ‘Fat Piece of Trash’

Controversial Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight contender Colby Covington was on the receiving end of a rant from Derrick Lewis, who accused him of running his mouth. …read more

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Derrick Lewis Latest Fighter to Blast Colby Covington

Derrick Lewis has joined a long list of fighters that have spoken out against welterweight Colby Covington. …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Colby Covington has another opponent in mind if he doesn’t get Woodley or RDA

Ever since he defeated former title challenger Demian Maia in October, Colby Covington has felt he is the welterweight division’s number-one contender. Unfortunately for him, the UFC seems to be …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Colby Covington issues savage response to “complete joke” Derrick Lewis

On Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour, UFC heavyweight Derrick Lewis shared his thoughts on UFC welterweight Colby Covington –– and they weren’t exactly positive.
“While we’re on the mic, fuck …read more

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Derrick Lewis Goes Off on ‘Preppy’ Colby Covington

Derrick Lewis is not very happy with one UFC welterweight fighter. And just like Lewis is known for, he let his feelings known about Colby Covington, who is known to …read more

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Kamaru Usman just wants to beat Colby Covington’s a**, and he’s getting tired of waiting

Kamaru Usman wants to fight Colby Covington. At this point, that could not be any more clear. “The Nigerian Nightmare” has made countless callouts of his welterweight rival on Twitter …read more

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Usman to ‘p-ssy’ Covington: You don’t have a chance against me

Kamaru Usman issues an inflammatory challenge towards controversial welterweight fighter Colby Covington. Throughout the rifts he has had against fellow fighters, Colby Covington never really taken a big shot …read more

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Derrick Lewis has a message for “preppy motherfu**er” Colby Covington

UFC welterweight Colby Covington is perhaps the most polarizing fighter in MMA today. The streaking wrestling specialist has alienated a many fans, and fellow fighters – even outside of his …read more

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