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Woodley Set For Hand Surgery, Ruled Out Of Potential UFC 230 Main Event

Looks like Tyron Woodley won’t be making a quick turnaround opposite Colby Covington at UFC 230 after all.
According to a recent report by ESPN’s Ariel Helwani (shown below), the UFC …read more

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UFC champ Tyron Woodley schedules hand surgery, ruled out of UFC 230

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Don’t expect Tyron Woodley and Colby Covington to fill the vacant main event slot at UFC 230. The reigning …read more

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Colby Covington Is Next For Tyron Woodley But Highly Doubtful It Happens at UFC 230

It looks like Colby Covington will get the next crack at UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley but now it just remains to be seen when the fight will take place. …read more

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Cris Cyborg: Amanda Nunes is a traitor to Brazil because she trains at American Top Team with Colby Covington

In the mixed martial arts (MMA) arena, Colby Covington is still public enemy No. 1 in Brazil, as the brash Welterweight has trashed the country repeatedly. So-much-so that his comments …read more

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Cyborg: Amanda Nunes Is a Traitor for Affiliation with American Top Team, Colby Covington

Cristiane Justino had some strong words recently regarding Amanda Nunes’ association with Florida-based training camp American Top Team. …read more

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Cris Cyborg: Amanda Nunes is a traitor for associating with Colby Covington, American Top Team

If tension was simmering before between Cris Cyborg and Amanda Nunes in the build-up to their super fight, it might’ve just boiled over.
After months of talking back and forth in …read more

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Tyron Woodley will accept UFC 230 fight with Colby Covington if he’s cleared by doctors

Ever since UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley defended his title with a second-round submission Darren Till on September 8, former interim champion Colby Covington has been calling him out for …read more

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Morning Report: Cris Cyborg says Amanda Nunes is traitor, let teammate Colby Covington call Brazilians ‘filthy animals’

The champion vs. champion superfight between Cris Cyborg and Amanda Nunes at UFC 232 at the end of the year is a high-stakes affair. Cyborg is putting her featherweight title …read more

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Tyron Woodley says he'll fight Colby Covington at UFC 230 if his injury is cleared

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UFC 230 still doesn’t have a main event announced, but Tyron Woodley says he’s down – as long as …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Colby Covington says he has stories about Tyron Woodley that could “ruin his career”

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley and former interim champion Colby Covington stand out as two of the fiercest rivals in modern MMA. Though their anticipated showdown has not yet been …read more

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Kamaru Usman Unfazed by Dana White’s Comments That Covington Will Fight Woodley Next

One might think Kamaru Usman would have an issue after hearing Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White announce that outspoken former interim champion Colby Covington would be next to challenge …read more

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Kamaru Usman Not Worried About Colby Covington’s Likely Title Shot

Kamaru Usman isn’t concerned with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White saying Colby Covington is next in line for a welterweight title shot. Usman served as an emergency replacement …read more

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Stephen Thompson Sounds Off on Colby Covington’s Trash Talk

Stephen Thompson sounds off on Colby Covington calling him a virgin. Covington has been nabbing more attention thanks to his trash talking. While the 14-1 professional mixed martial arts record …read more

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Ben Askren on Colby Covington: He’s a ‘poor man’s version of me’

Ben Askren throws shade at Colby Covington on social media. Although he never got the chance to compete in the UFC, former ONE FC and Bellator champion Ben Askren is …read more

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Kamaru Usman: Dana White could change mind on Colby Covington title shot

DALLAS – Kamaru Usman isn’t willing to accept his status as the No. 2 UFC welterweight contender.
For the same reason he agreed to serve as a backup fighter at UFC …read more

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Covington: Woodley fight will be bigger than Khabib-McGregor

Colby Covington has started the gamesmanship for his title fight versus Tyron Woodley. Without even a scheduled date yet, Colby Covington has already begun the smack talk for his …read more

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Covington Trashes ‘Virgin’ Thompson, ‘Wonderboy’ Responds ... With A Chuckle

In case you didn’t know, Colby Covington is a self-described stud, having epic foursomes with the most desirable, top-of-the-line porn stars in the business. Well, at least in his own …read more

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Wonderboy responds to Covington calling him a ‘virgin’

Stephen Thompson has responded to Colby Covington calling him a ‘virgin’ on social media. After Tyron Woodley successfully defended his UFC welterweight title against Darren Till at UFC 228 last …read more

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Tyron Woodley vs. Colby Covington Could Turn Ugly Fast, But The Fight Has To Happen

The leadup to the presumed upcoming welterweight title fight between champion Tyron Woodley and challenger Colby Covington is going to be ugly, but this is the fight that has to …read more

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UFC 230 still doesn't have a main event, so here are 8 ideas, ranging from plausible to stupidly fun

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Don’t look now, but we’re less than two months away from the UFC’s return to Madison Square Garden, and there’s still no official main …read more

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Ben Askren Believes Colby Covington is ‘Poor Man’s Version’ of Him

Ben Askren is not impressed with Colby Covington and took to his official Twitter account to express it. Askren’s training partner, Tyron Woodley, will likely fight the former interim UFC …read more

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Ben Askren Calls UFC Welterweight Contender Colby Covington a ‘Poor Man’s Version of Me’

According to Ben Askren, Colby Covington doesn’t belong in the discussion of best welterweights in the world. …read more

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Ben Askren calls Colby Covington “the poor man’s version of me”

Former Bellator and ONE Championship welterweight kingpin Ben Askren isn’t impressed by Colby Covington. In fact, he considers Covington a value brand version of himself.
The ostensibly retired former champion shared …read more

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Colby Covington expects his fight with Tyron Woodley to be bigger than Nurmagomedov vs. McGregor

The next shot at dominant UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley is expected to go to former UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington.
In addition to being a fantastic matchup from a …read more

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Ben Askren rips UFC's Colby Covington as 'poor man's version of me'

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Ben Askren had some words for Colby Covington following Tyron Woodley’s victory in the UFC 228 main event.
Askren (18-0) …read more

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Colby Covington blasts Tyron Woodley again, vows to crush him at UFC 230

Shortly after Tyron Woodley defended the UFC welterweight title with a second-round submission of Darren Till at UFC 228, he was called out by former interim champion Colby Covington.
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Covington calls out Woodley after UFC 228, rips ‘doughboy’ Till

Colby Covington gives his take on the UFC 228 main event between Tyron Woodley and Darren Till. You didn’t expect Colby Covington to congratulate Tyron Woodley on his career-defining performance …read more

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Tyron Woodley: Colby Covington Is an ‘Embarrassment’ To the Sport, Open To Facing Him Next

Tyron Woodley has no problem silencing Colby Covington once and for all if that’s what the UFC wants for him next. On Saturday night in Dallas, Woodley made short work …read more

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Wait, did Snoop Dogg confuse Darren Till for Colby Covington in anti-Trump tirade while watching UFC 228?

We all know Snoop Dogg is a big fight fan. What’s also becoming increasingly clear is that maybe the Doggfather doesn’t really sweat the details when it comes to MMA, …read more

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Tyron Woodley doesn’t think Colby Covington deserves title shot, but will accept fight if offered

On Saturday night, in the main event of UFC 228 in Dallas, Texas, UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley defended his title for the fourth time with a second-round submission of …read more

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Colby Covington calls out Tyron Woodley, rips Darren Till and Stephen Thompson

Last night, in the main event of UFC 228, UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley picked up a dominant title defense, submitting his undefeated challenger Darren Till in the second round.
It …read more

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Tyron Woodley doesn’t think Colby Covington ‘deserves’ title shot, but won’t say no if that’s what UFC wants

Who’s next for Tyron Woodley? Whoever the UFC wants, Woodley said following UFC 228 — even if it’s “embarrassment” Colby Covington.
Woodley defeated Darren Till by second-round submission in the main …read more

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Champ Tyron Woodley targets UFC 230 turnaround, possibly Colby Covington

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DALLASUFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley anticipates a call from the promotion next week to sketch out his …read more

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Colby Covington Calls Out Tyron Woodley for Madison Square Garden Fight

It didn’t take long for Colby Covington to put his two cents into the mix following UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley’s impressive second-round finish of Darren Till at UFC 228 …read more

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Colby Covington Reacts to UFC 228 Main Event, Calls for Showdown with Woodley at MSG

Now that UFC 228 is in the books, Colby Covington has some thoughts on what reigning welterweight champion Tyron Woodley should do next. …read more

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Colby Covington challenges Tyron Woodley, rips Darren Till after UFC 228

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Colby Covington had some opinions to share following Tyron Woodley’s victory over Darren Till in Saturday’s UFC 228 headliner.
First …read more

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Dana White: Winner of Woodley-Till will face Covington next

Dana White says Colby Covington is next in line to fight the winner of Tyron Woodley vs. Darren Till. Although Kamaru Usman was selected as the UFC’s backup plan for …read more

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Dana White: ‘Colby Covington is Going to Get the Next Shot’

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Interim UFC welterweight champion Colby Covington isn’t fighting at UFC 228 on Saturday night, but he will …read more

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Dana White: Colby Covington next for winner of Tyron Woodley vs. Darren Till

Kamaru Usman may have been the backup for the welterweight title fight at UFC 228, but it’s still Colby Covington who is next in line to fight for the title.
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Jones: ‘Extraordinary liar’ Covington reminds me of Sonnen

Jon Jones has something more to say about former roommate Colby Covington. Controversial UFC fighters Colby Covington and Jon Jones share quite a deep history that dates back in …read more

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Jon Jones Says Colby Covington Reminds Him Of Chael Sonnen

Jon Jones isn’t a fan of either Colby Covington or Chael Sonnen. In a recent interview with RT Sport, Jones discussed his issues with both Oregon natives. Jones is former …read more

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Morning Report: Jon Jones says ‘extraordinary liar’ Colby Covington reminds him ‘a lot’ of Chael Sonnen

Jon Jones has had the unique opportunity to get to know two of MMA’s most outspoken athletes.
In 2012, the former two-time UFC titleholder spent a few weeks filming the 17th …read more

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Tyron Woodley says Darren Till ‘can only win by knocking me out’

DALLAS — At UFC 228 media day, Tyron Woodley discusses his title defense with Darren Till, how Till compares to Colby Covington, Till being a specialist and much, much more. …read more

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Hey Trump, Get Ready To Meet ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’

Prior to winning the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) interim welterweight title against Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 225 earlier this year (see it), Colby Covington boldly predicted he’d take the …read more

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Colby Covington Rips on Nike Over Colin Kaepernick Campaign

Interim UFC welterweight champion Colby Covington is no stranger to controversy. In fact, he’s built his career upon it. His latest bit of vitriol? He harshly criticized Nike for inking …read more

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‘Chaos’ Surrounds Kaepernick’s Nike Endorsement

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight Colby Covington is trying to make America great again, and in his version of the United States, there is no room for a “spineless sack …read more

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UFC's Colby Covington rips Nike ad featuring 'spineless sack of (expletive)' Colin Kaepernick

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It’s a good thing the UFC is sponsored by Reebok, and not Nike, otherwise Colby Covington might have some explaining to do.
Earlier this week, …read more

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Colby Covington Slams UFC 228 “#1 Contender” Main Event

This Saturday, Tyron Woodley will defend his welterweight championship against Darren Till in the main event of UFC 228. This is coming after Colby Covington was crowned the interim champion …read more

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Tyron Woodley UFC 228 media lunch scrum

LOS ANGELES — UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley discusses his UFC 228 title defense against Darren Till, Till’s weight issues, Kamaru Usman, Colby Covington, and much more. …read more

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Colby Covington Hopes Tyron Woodley Doesn’t “F*ck Up” Money Fight

If you were to ask Colby Covington two months ago if there was any way Darren Till would be fighting Tyron Woodley for the welterweight championship and not him, he …read more

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UFC Lincoln's Warlley Alves eyes top-10 opponent, UFC belt – and still beating up Colby Covington

LINCOLN, Neb. – Warlley Alves knows he’s got tough competition in UFC Fight Night 135’s James Krause. Alves has trained for Krause. Alves has made sure Krause a fixture on …read more

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Michael Bisping Fires Back at Colby Covington’s Troll Video

Michael Bisping fires back at Colby Covington over the interim welterweight champion’s diss video. There has been an odd rivalry brewing between Bisping and Covington. Things got ugly between the …read more

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Mike Perry hopes win over “Cowboy” will set up fights with Darren Till, Colby Covington

On November 10, in the co-main event of the UFC’s anticipated return to Denver, Colorado, “Platinum” Mike Perry will step into the cage with fellow fan favorite Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone.
This …read more

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Covington slams ‘piece of sh-t’ Darren Till for comments about family

“I’m gonna [expletive] go slap that little kid, and [expletive] make him sorry for being a piece of sh-t.” UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington didn’t take kindly to Darren …read more

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Usman has ‘malicious intent’ to hurt Covington inside the cage

Kamaru Usman has made things a little more personal between him and Colby Covington. Top welterweight fighters Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington have been ribbing at each other for …read more

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Kamaru Usman has “malicious intent to hurt” Colby Covington

Kamaru Usman has been angling for a fight with Colby Covington for some time. Unfortunately for him, the fight has not yet come to fruition.
Speaking on Monday’s edition of The …read more

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Kamaru Usman explains why he has ‘malicious intent’ for Colby Covington

Kamaru Usman pulled no punches when he revealed that he has “malicious intent” for Colby Covington after the interim champion allegedly turned down four fights with him.
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EXCLUSIVE | Colby Covington interested in fighting “little f***ing b***h” Georges St-Pierre in Toronto

Despite the fact that he recently captured the UFC interim welterweight title, Colby Covington will not get the next crack at undisputed welterweight champ Tyron Woodley. Instead, that opportunity will …read more

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Covington open to fights with ‘syrup sucker’ GSP, Diaz, Khabib, McGregor

Colby Covington calls out a who’s who of UFC fighters, including ‘syrup’ sucking Canadian Georges St-Pierre. Colby Covington is determined to fight the winner of the upcoming welterweight title bout …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Colby Covington shares pro wrestling story Donald Trump told him at the White House

Earlier this month, current UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington did what he said he’d do, and met with US President Donald Trump at the White House.
Speaking on the latest …read more

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Covington on being denied title shot vs. Woodley: I wanted to build the fight up

“Why are they trying to rush a camp? This fight needs a build-up, man.” Brash welterweight Colby Covington has finally opened up on the UFC’s decision to pass him up …read more

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Colby Covington opens up on welterweight title shot snub

As the UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington should be the next man in line for undisputed welterweight champion Tyron Woodley. Unfortunately for Covington, the UFC had other plans.
When Covington …read more

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UFC Interim Welterweight Champ Colby Covington Breaks Silence After UFC 228 Snub

Current Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight interim champion Colby Covington has been uncharacteristically quiet since the UFC announced that he would not be fighting middleweight champion Tyron Woodley next month at …read more

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Colby Covington, Donald Trump and the chaos since winning UFC gold

Colby Covington stood in the lobby of the White House, watching senator after senator walk by, when it hit him that the people passing through were there to conduct serious …read more

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Dana White talks White House trip, Alexander Gustafsson injury, Ben Askren and more

The images went viral over social media: Dana White visiting the White House, where Colby Covington lived up to his promise of visiting the President with his UFC belt in …read more

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Video: Tyron Woodley says Darren Till presents ‘way more threats’ to him than Colby Covington

LOS ANGELES — UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley discusses his UFC 228 title defense against Darren Till, his fiery staredown with Till at the UFC’s 25th Anniversary Press Conference, Till’s …read more

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Tyron Woodley Says Colby Covington Never Wanted to Fight Him

Tyron Woodley says Colby Covington didn’t truly want a bout against him. On Sept. 8, Woodley will put his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight title on the line against Darren …read more

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Woodley: Covington should be ‘embarrassed’ for turning down fight

“He’s basically shown us he’s a (expletive), and he never really wanted to fight in the first place,” Tyron Woodley has some choice words for Colby Covington, claiming that the …read more

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Tyron Woodley: Colby Covington 'should be embarrassed' for declining UFC 228 title unifier

LOS ANGELES – UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley again blasted Colby Covington, saying the interim title holder “should be embarrassed” for declining a unification fight.
“He’s basically shown us he’s a …read more

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Colby Accomplishes White House Goals!

Love him or hate him, Colby Covington finds a way to live up to his promises. After predicting he’d win the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) interim Welterweight belt, he vowed …read more

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Dana White, Colby Covington Take UFC Belt to White House for Visit with President Donald Trump

Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White and Colby Covington paid a visit to the White House on Tuesday to see U.S. President Donald Trump, and came bearing a UFC championship …read more

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PHOTO | Dana White visits Donald Trump at the White House — without Colby Covington

In the lead-up to his UFC 225 interim title fight with Rafael dos Anjos, UFC welterweight Colby Covington shared his hopes of visiting President Donald Trump at the White House …read more

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Darren Till: Covington shouldn’t have talked all that ‘sh-te’

“He wanted everything on his terms. The UFC didn’t want that, so he’ll have to sit out now.” It was expected that interim welterweight champion Colby Covington would go on …read more

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Till Gives Zero F—ks About Covington, He Just Wants To Smash Woodley

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) wanted to book Colby Covington vs. Tyron Woodley for the upcoming UFC 228 pay-per-view (PPV) event in September, unifying the division titles after “Chaos” captured the …read more

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Darren Till explains why Colby Covington isn’t getting the next crack at Tyron Woodley

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley is now set to defend his title at UFC 228 on September 8 in Dallas. Yet he will not defend it against current interim welterweight …read more

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Tyron Woodley Dismisses Colby Covington, Zeroes in on Darren Till

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UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley talks about his scheduled fight against unbeaten contender Darren Till and dismisses interim titleholder Colby Covington. Woodley faces Till in the UFC 228 …read more

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Dana White notebook: Cyborg vs. Nunes will 'get done,' Anderson Silva's future, why Colby Covington was stripped

CALGARY – UFC President Dana White spoke to reporters on Friday and discussed some of the organization’s pressing issues.
We’ve covered some of those updates, including Conor McGregor’s future and Max …read more

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