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Covington: Praise Veterans, Not NBA Commies

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight title contender, Colby Covington, wants the American people to pay their respects to the veteran heroes …read more

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Colby Covington takes another shot at LeBron James, this time in Veterans Day post

Colby Covington has found a new target outside of the MMA sphere. The American Top Team staple took to Twitter to trash basketball legend LeBron James while celebrating American soldiers …read more

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Mike Perry: ‘It’s On Sight’ If Colby Covington is Seen at UFC 245

Mike Perry has warned Colby Covington not to catch a glimpse of him in Las Vegas next month during fight week in the lead up to UFC 245 (Dec. 14) …read more

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Mike Perry Says ‘It’s On Sight’ When He Sees Colby Covington At UFC 245

Mike Perry has fired off a warning to Colby Covington. Perry and Covington will be competing in separate bouts on Dec. 14 at UFC 245. Perry will share the Octagon …read more

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Kamaru Usman plans to show Colby Covington ‘I am more American than he is’

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman feels that he is more American than his UFC 245 challenger Colby Covington, who is an outspoken patriot and supporter of Donald Trump.
Usman, who was …read more

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Why didn’t Colby Covington sit with President Donald Trump at UFC 244?

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Colby Covington doesn’t hide his support for President Donald Trump and his family. He even appeared to be reading Trump’s son’s book during the UFC 245 …read more

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Kamaru Usman says he's 'absolutely more American' than Colby Covington

Kamaru Usman is not a fan of the political agenda that his UFC 245 opponent Colby Covington continues to push.
Covington, who’s an avid Donald Trump supporter, is often seen wearing …read more

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Perry May Start Backstage Brawl At UFC 245

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When you talk as mush trash as top-ranked welterweight contender, Colby Covington, it’s probably hard to remember how many people you’ve pissed off along the …read more

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Mike Perry plans on confronting Colby Covington at UFC 245

Mike Perry is intending on causing a little bit of chaos during the UFC 245 fight week.
He takes on Geoff Neal at the Dec. 14 event at Las Vegas’ T-Mobile …read more

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Helwani's MMA thoughts: Jorge Masvidal's biggest prize? Options

Jorge Masvidal should wait until after the Dec. 14 welterweight title match between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington before choosing his next fight. …read more

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Mike Perry says ‘it’s on sight’ if he sees Colby Covington at UFC 245

Mike Perry is looking to make fight week a difficult one for Colby Covington at UFC 245.
The two will both fight on the card, and Perry has made it clear …read more

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Jorge Masvidal is ready to potentially step in at UFC 245

BMF title holder Jorge Masvidal has confirmed that he would be willing to step in and face either Kamaru Usman or Colby Covington in the main event of UFC 245 …read more

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Colby Covington on UFC 244 BMF title fight: ‘softest (expletive) fight on the planet’

Welterweight Jorge Masvidal defeated Nate Diaz in the UFC 244 main event at Madison Square Garden on Saturday to win the “BMF” belt. The fight was stopped by the cageside …read more

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Colby Covington accuses Kamaru Usman of EPO use.

The king of chaos, Colby Covington has accused his future opponent, Kamaru Usman of EPO use.
‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ is scheduled to defend his welterweight championship belt against Covington at UFC …read more

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Video: UFC 245’s Colby Covington accuses Kamaru Usman of using EPO

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“I have inside information that he was doing EPO for a couple years and that’s just that. That’s a fact. He …read more

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Kamaru Usman not triggered by Colby Covington's trolling at UFC 245 press conference

NEW YORK — It would be easy to say that Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington traded zings at the UFC 245 press conference on Friday.
But really, Covington was the …read more

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Colby Covington offers Kamaru Usman $25,000 to pass drug test on the spot (UFC 245 video)

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Colby Covington offered Kamaru Usman $25,000 to pee in a cup – on the spot – at the UFC 245 press conference on Friday in New …read more

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Jorge Masvidal promises to beat Colby Covington worse than Ben Askren

Jorge Masvidal already holds the fastest knockout in UFC history, and he expects even more devastation to occur when he eventually squares off with Colby Covington.
Masvidal and Covington used to …read more

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UFC 245 press conference faceoffs: Kamaru Usman, Colby Covington finally lock eyes

NEW YORK – The UFC 245 news conference went down Friday, featuring all six competitors from the mega-card’s three title fights.
That includes the main event for the Dec. 14 event …read more

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UFC 245 Championship Tripleheader Press Conference video

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Watch the UFC 245 press conference with Dana White, Kamaru Usman, Colby Covington, Max Holloway, Alexander Volkanovski, Amanda Nunes, and Germaine de Randamie on Friday, November 1 at …read more

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Masvidal vows to beat ‘coward’ Colby Covington worse than Ben Askren

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“A lot of people said that what I did to Ben (Askren) was a little uncalled for. Nah, it wasn’t. What I’m going to …read more

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Jorge Masvidal: Whether it's Kamaru Usman or Colby Covington, 'I'm the ticket at 170'

NEW YORK – Jorge Masvidal doesn’t really care who’s standing across him inside the octagon.
Whether it’s UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman or Colby Covington, who are set to square off …read more

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UFC 244’s Jorge Masvidal Regrets Letting Colby Covington ‘Tread’ On Him

Jorge Masvidal, who was once a friend of Colby Covington, is now regretting letting him “tread.” Masvidal and Covington had been friends and teammates at American Top Team for years. …read more

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Jorge Masvidal vows to hurt Colby Covington worse than Ben Askren

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NEW YORK CITY – Colby Covington walks through the doors at American Top Team and is intercepted by security. Jorge Masvidal is sequestered in another …read more

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Jorge Masvidal goes off on Colby Covington: ‘I go where he eats at and wait for him’ (UFC 244 video)

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Jorge Masvidal opens up about his falling out with Colby Covington and how he will correct the mistake. “What I’m gonna do to Colby is gonna …read more

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Jorge Masvidal unloads on Colby Covington, relishes Trump coming to watch him at UFC 244

NEW YORK – Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington used to be friends. Oh, how things have changed.
At UFC 244 media day ahead of Saturday’s bout against Nate Diaz, the American …read more

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Robbie Lawler, Eater Of Worlds

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Sorry Mr. Diamond, but the Pharaohs got nothing on Robbie Lawler. I’ve got some bad news for Colby Covington.
It seems …read more

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Till on Covington: Forget his bullsh-t, he’s actually a terrific fighter

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Looking past the persona, Darren Till praises Colby Covington’s skills as a fighter. It can be said that Colby …read more

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Darren Till Says Kamaru Usman Has Edge Over Colby Covington at UFC 245

Outspoken former Ultimate Fighting Championship interim welterweight champion Colby Covington is set to face off against current 170-pound king Kamaru Usman at UFC 245 inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las …read more

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Darren Till gives props to Colby Covington: ‘He’s actually a terrific fighter’

Darren Till refuses to jump on the Colby Covington hate train. Whilst the middleweight acknowledges the wrestler’s trash-talking, he praises Covington’s fighting skill.
During a UFC 244 pre-fight media day at …read more

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Ben Askren trashes ‘douchebag’ Colby Covington

As Colby Covington has risen through the welterweight ranks, he has divided opinion in the MMA community. Fellow 170-pound fighter, Ben Askren has made it clear what side of the …read more

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Darren Till Says Colby Covington Is An Idiot, But A ‘Terrific Fighter’

Darren Till is looking past Colby Covington’s antics to give him props as a fighter. Covington is scheduled to challenge Kamaru Usman for the UFC welterweight title. The championship clash …read more

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Darren Till: Forget the (expletive) Colby Covington says, 'he's actually a terrific fighter'

Darren Till is known to keep it real and give credit where credit is due.
Speaking in a pre-fight media scrum at the UFC Gym in Nottingham, England, Till praised welterweight …read more

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Colby Covington set to stay at American Top Team despite recent feuds

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington has confirmed that he will not be leaving American Top Team following recent disputes with his teammates.
Covington (15-1) has won his last seven fights and …read more

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Colby Covington set to stay at American Top Team despite recent feuds

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington has confirmed that he will not be leaving American Top Team following recent disputes with his teammates.
Covington (15-1) has won his last seven fights and …read more

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Covington Not Letting Masvidal Or Poirier Drive Him Out Of ATT

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It ain’t always easy being the bad guy.
Colby Covington has done such a good job of trolling the mixed martial …read more

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Colby Covington takes another shot at UFC President Dana White

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington has taken another shot at UFC president Dana White in the weeks leading up to UFC 245.
“Chaos” and White have been getting into a war …read more

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Dana White responds to Covington’s threat: ‘He’s a big-mouthed f-cking idiot’

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Dana White clearly isn’t on the best of terms with Colby Covington. Earlier this week, outspoken UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington threatened slap Dana …read more

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Dana White Fires Back At ‘F*cking Idiot’ Colby Covington

UFC president Dana White put Colby Covington on blast after recent remarks. White and Covington have had a rocky relationship, to say the least. The UFC boss yanked Covington’s welterweight …read more

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Dana White rips into Colby Covington: ‘He’s a big mouth (expletive) idiot”

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Colby Covington blasted UFC president Dana White recently, saying there was no way he would wrap the belt around Covington’s waist if he defeats Kamaru Usman at UFC …read more

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Dana White responds to Colby Covington's threat to slap him in face with UFC belt

Colby Covington finally has the UFC welterweight title fight he’s long sought, but he’s still holding a grudge over the way the promotion handled the road there.
Covington, the former interim …read more

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Dana White responds after Colby Covington warns against putting the belt on his waist at UFC 245

Earlier this week Colby Covington issued a warning to UFC President Dana White about wrapping the belt around his waist at UFC 245.
The former UFC interim welterweight champion, Covington, will …read more

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Colby Covington doubts 'Broke Mediocre Fighter' title challenger Jorge Masvidal will fight him

Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal appear to be edging closer to potentially fighting each other, but Covington doesn’t see it that way.
Masvidal (34-13 MMA, 11-6 UFC) headlines UFC 244 against …read more

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Covington: Brain-Damaged Dana Getting Slapped At UFC 245

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Maybe Joe Rogan was right?!? I thought Colby Covington and Dana White had settled their longstanding beef, which came to …read more

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Colby Covington warns Dana White not to wrap the belt around his waist if he wins at UFC 245

Colby Covington has made it clear he doesn’t want UFC president, Dana White wrapping the belt around his waist at UFC 245 if he proves victorious against Kamaru Usman.
In the …read more

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Colby Covington Says He’d Slap Dana White If He Tries To Put Title On Him At UFC 245

if Colby Covington takes the UFC welterweight title from Kamaru Usman, he does not want Dana White to put the gold around his waist. Covington is set to compete for …read more

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For UFC 245, Colby Covington working with elite wrestler who 'used to wipe the mats' with Kamaru Usman

Colby Covington is revisiting his roots in his UFC 245 training camp.
He brought in a familiar face to the gym, NCAA All-American wrestler Patrick Downey, in preparation for his upcoming …read more

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Colby Covington says he will be talking to Trump about deporting Ali Abdelaziz

Colby Covington and Ali Abdelaziz have a storied past. The two gotta into it with each other at a buffet in Las Vegas, and have since traded jabs at each …read more

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Video: Joe Lauzon says ‘no chance’ a guy like Colby Covington would be welcome at his gym

BOSTON — Ahead of his return at UFC on ESPN 6, Joe Lauzon addresses retirement rumors and the growing list of fighters who train alongside him everyday at his gym …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk Wants Kamaru Usman to Beat Up Colby Covington at UFC 245

The much-anticipated grudge match between Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweights Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington is set to take place at UFC 245 on Dec. 14. Covington’s fellow American Top Team …read more

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ATT Teammate Joanna Jedrzejczyk Wants Kamaru Usman to Beat Up Colby Covington at UFC 245

The much-anticipated grudge match between Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweights Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington is set to take place at UFC 245 on Dec. 14. Covington’s fellow American Top Team …read more

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Colby Covington trashes Lebron James for recent remarks

Colby Covington has chimed in on Twitter in response to the NBA-China saga. The 31-year old took aim at Los Angeles Lakers star forward LeBron James for his recent comments …read more

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Jedrzejczyk wants Kamaru Usman to put a beating on teammate Colby Covington

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“I shouldn’t say this because you always should support your people, but Colby is not a friend, he’s just acting …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk Rooting For Usman Over Covington At UFC 245

Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Colby Covington may be teammates, but she’ll be rooting for Kamaru Usman. Covington and Usman will do battle at UFC 245 on Dec. 14. “Chaos” will be …read more

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Ariel Helwani's MMA Show: Joanna says Covington has been a bad teammate

Joanna Jedrzejczyk says Colby Covington has been a bad teammate at ATT and is pulling for him to lose his next bout. …read more

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Joannna Jedrzejczyk hopes Kamaru Usman beats Colby Covington’s ‘ass’ at UFC 245

Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Colby Covington are teammates at American Top Team but that doesn’t mean she will be rooting for him in his next fight.
At UFC 245, Covington will be …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk wants Kamaru Usman to beat Colby Covington’s ass (video)

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Former UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk typically isn’t one to talk out against a teammate, but she …read more

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Off Guard: Mike Brown says Jorge Masvidal-Colby Covington fight 'theoretically' could happen

American Top Team coach Mike Brown says a fight between teammates and former best friends Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington could happen soon.
“How about Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington,” Brown …read more

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Ariel Helwani's MMA Show: Joanna calls out 'ugly guy' Covington

Joanna Jedrzejczyk says Colby Covington has been a bad teammate at ATT and is pulling for him to lose his next bout. …read more

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Kamaru Usman on Jorge Masvidal vs. Nate Diaz: ‘You’ve got 20 losses… you’re not a bad motherf**cker’

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In a perfect world, Kamaru Usman would be defending his welterweight title against Colby Covington at UFC 244 in New York on Nov. 2.
Unfortunately, Usman …read more

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Manager: Usman will ‘put fear into the rest of the division’ at UFC 245

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Ali Abdelaziz believes Kamaru Usman will make an example of Colby Covington at UFC 245. Both men are …read more

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Woodley believes Usman has ‘slight edge’ over Covington

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Tyron Woodley believes Kamaru Usman has the slight edge over Colby Covington in their upcoming welterweight title bout at UFC …read more

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Manager Guarantees Usman Will Make An Example Out Of Covington

Kamaru Usman’s manager expects “The Nigerian Nightmare” to teach Colby Covington a lesson, while at the same time putting other welterweights on notice. Usman will defend his UFC welterweight gold …read more

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Usman explains why Covington fight is ‘really, really big’

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For UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman, there is much more to his upcoming title fight against Colby Covington at UFC …read more

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Colby Covington roasts LA Dodgers after Game 5 defeat

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington took some time away from poking at his fellow fighters to lay into the Los Angeles Dodgers last night.
Covington (15-1) is finally set to challenge …read more

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Kamaru Usman has 'much more than just a fight' with Colby Covington at UFC 245

LOS ANGELES — Kamaru Usman thought the hard part was done when his long, arduous climb up the welterweight ranks culminated in his dominant victory over Tyron Woodley to claim …read more

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Video: Kamaru Usman shares DMs of fans telling him to ‘end’ Colby Covington

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

LOS ANGELES — UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman discusses facing Colby Covington at UFC 245, the support from the fans, Covington’s recent comments, his thoughts …read more

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20 Losses Doesn’t Make You A ‘BMF’

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After Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) failed to come to terms with Colby Covington to face Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman, …read more

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Tyron Woodley: Kamaru Usman Has ‘Slight Edge’ Over Colby Covington

Tyron Woodley thinks Kamaru Usman will do just enough to get past Colby Covington. On Dec. 14, Usman will defend his UFC welterweight title against Covington. The championship tilt will …read more

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Tyron Woodley gives slight edge to Kamaru Usman over Colby Covington at UFC 245

Former welterweight champion Tyron Woodley thinks the man who took the title from him, will remain champion by the end of the year.
During his “Hollywood Beatdown” segment on TMZ, Woodley …read more

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Jedrzejczyk To Covington: ‘You Shouldn’t S--t In Your Gym’

Colby Covington continues to lose support from other members of American Top Team over his recent comments against Dustin Poirier. Colby Covington has made quite the name for himself by …read more

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Michael Bisping: Covington ‘played it correctly’ with UFC to get title shot

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“I’ve done a pretty good job of sh*tting all over Colby Covington, but now I’m gonna retract my statements because …read more

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Michael Bisping Praises Colby Covington For Seemingly Getting The Deal He Wanted

Michael Bisping has done a bit of an about-face when it comes to Colby Covington’s negotiation tactics. Covington has made it no secret that he hasn’t been pleased with how …read more

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Covington Afraid Of Getting Stood Up At UFC 245

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight title contender, Colby Covington, has a right to be worried about his UFC 245 pay-per-view (PPV) title bout against Kamaru …read more

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Colby Covington believes there ‘is a very real possibility’ Kamaru Usman doesn’t show up at UFC 245

Colby Covington will finally be fighting for the undisputed welterweight title at UFC 245 when he takes on current division champion, Kamaru Usman.
Yet, ‘Chaos’ isn’t holding his breath the fight …read more

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Off Guard: Ali Abdelaziz on just how personal Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington is

LAS VEGAS – In a fight that’s been brewing for a long time, Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington will finally throw down.
Welterweight champion Usman will defend his title vs. former …read more

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Wonder Cringe Powers ... ACTIVATE!

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Tonight, the role of “Gleek” will be played by welterweight contender Colby Covington. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight champion, Henry Cejudo, who also holds …read more

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Colby Covington reacts after finally receiving a title shot at UFC 245

Former UFC interim welterweight champ Colby Covington will finally get his shot at undisputed gold on December 14 when he meets Kamaru Usman at UFC 245.
The news that UFC 245 …read more

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Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington Official for UFC 245 Headliner in Las Vegas

A long-rumored welterweight championship showdown between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington is finally official for UFC 245. …read more

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Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington headlines UFC 245

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The third title fight for UFC 245 will be for Kamaru Usman’s welterweight belt. UFC 245 has its main event.
ESPN’s …read more

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Report: Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington signed for UFC 245

A third title bout has been added to the UFC 245 fight card on Dec. 14 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. After extended negotiations, Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington …read more

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Kamaru Usman to face Colby Covington at UFC 245

Kamaru Usman (pictured) defends his welterweight title against Colby Covington at UFC 245 on Dec. 14 in Las Vegas | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington …read more

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Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington set, UFC 245 now has three title fights

The UFC plans on ending the year with a bang.
A long-discussed matchup between UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman and former interim titleholder Colby Covington has finally been made official and …read more

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Sources: Usman-Covington bout set for UFC 245

The much anticipated welterweight title fight between Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington is set for UFC 245 on Dec. 14. …read more

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Report: Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington close to finalized for UFC 245

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The UFC is reportedly close to finalizing the proposed welterweight title fight between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington. First it …read more

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Report: Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington To Be Booked For UFC 245 in December

After negotiations initially broke down for the highly-anticipated welterweight title fight between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington, it now seems the bout is close to being finalized to take place …read more

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UFC 245: Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington Reportedly Close To Being Finalized

It appears the UFC is finally “closing in” on making Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington a lock for their year-end pay-per-view. The UFC tried booking a welterweight title bout between …read more

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Leon Edwards believes he will fight for welterweight title in December

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“I know the Colby (Covington) fight’s not happening – that’s what I’m hearing – so I’m ready to go in …read more

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Leon Edwards claims he could get next welterweight title shot

The UFC has had some difficulty pinning down a welterweight title fight between champion Kamaru Usman and top contender Colby Covington. If the bout continues to give the promotion difficulty, …read more

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Leon Edwards Claims He’ll Receive UFC Title Shot If Usman vs. Covington Falls Through Again

Leon Edwards claims he’s been told that he’s next in line for a shot at the UFC welterweight gold if Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington falls apart again. The UFC …read more

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Leon Edwards: UFC said I'm next if they can't get deal done with Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington

Leon Edwards may very well end up being next in line.
With negotiations for the next UFC welterweight title fight currently at a stalemate, Edwards said promotion officials told him that …read more

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White Calls Out Covington For Declining Usman Fight

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It’s safe to say that Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and welterweight contender Colby Covington currently aren’t seeing eye to eye. …read more

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Colby Covington responds to Dustin Poirier: ‘He knows where to find me’

Colby Covington has been at odds with American Top Team teammate Dustin Poirier ever since Poirier lost to Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 242.
After 242, Poirier was asked if he would …read more

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Jorge Masvidal led derogatory Colby Covington chant at UFC 244 press conference (video)

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While UFC president Dana White was addressing Colby Covington turning down a fight, Jorge Masvidal led a chant calling his teammate and former friend, Covington, a …read more

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Dana White Claims Colby Covington Turned Down Usman Fight

Social media was abuzz last week when it was revealed that negotiations had apparently broken down for a title fight between Kamaru Usman and former interim champ Colby Covington. …read more

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Morning Report: Dana White tells his side of why negotiations fell through for the Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington fight

Dana White | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

When Colby Covington beat Robbie Lawler at UFC Newark, it looked liked “Chaos” would finally get his chance to challenge for the …read more

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Dana White explains why Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington isn’t happening at UFC 244

After Colby Covington beat Robbie Lawler at UFC Newark, all signs pointed to him fighting welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman next. Many also expected that fight to be at UFC 244 …read more

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Dana White Says Covington Turned Down Fights With Usman & Woodley

UFC president Dana White claims that a showdown with Kamaru Usman wasn’t the only bout Colby Covington was offered. White addressed the road leading up to booking Nate Diaz vs. …read more

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Dana White dishes on why Colby Covington vs. Kamaru Usman fell through for UFC 244

NEW YORK CITY – As the audience cheered welterweights Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz during Thursday’s UFC 244 news conference, company president Dana White was asked about the absence of …read more

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Sterling slams Malki Kawa for hypocrisy over Colby Covington tweet

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“As fighters, we trust you guys w/our life/career. And you push us to side to only focus on guys already …read more

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