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Dustin Poirier accepts challenge from Colby Covington

Dustin Poirier has accepted the challenge laid out by former teammate Colby Covington at UFC 272.
Covington had called out Poirier following his unanimous decision victory over Jorge Masvidal at March’s …read more

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Dustin Poirier Accepts Colby Covington’s Challenge For A Fight

Two-time UFC lightweight title challenger Dustin Poirier is game for a fight with former American Top Team teammate Colby Covington.

Covington most recently defeated Poirier’s friend and teammate, Jorge Masvidal, in …read more

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Masvidal Trial Date Set, Defense Allowed To Inspect Colby’s Rolex

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A trial date has been set for Jorge Masvidal’s alleged assault case involving fellow Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight contender …read more

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Kamaru Usman responds to those who doubt his boxing skills: “I sent Jorge Masvidal to the shadow realm”

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman doesn’t really understand those who doubt his striking skills.
‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ has been recently calling for a boxing match with Canelo Alvarez. While the boxing …read more

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Jorge Masvidal wins bid to inspect Colby Covington’s watch ahead of potential hearing

The saga between Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington has just gotten a new update.

According to TMZ, who spoke with Masvidal’s attorney, Bradford Cohen, Masvidal’s team was granted permission to …read more

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Jorge Masvidal set to return to court in August for alleged attack on Colby Covington

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Jorge Masvidal is expected back in court in August — although his legal team will likely present more discovery before the …read more

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Wrestling standout Bo Nickal set for professional MMA debut at Jorge Masvidal's iKon Fighting Championship

Bo Nickal is taking a step up into the ranks of the pros.
At the upcoming Jorge Masvidal’s iKon Fighting Federation event, Nickal (0-0) will make his professional MMA debut when …read more

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Kamaru Usman explains why he disapproves of Jorge Masvidal’s attack on Colby Covington: “I don’t think anyone had a justification to do that”

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman has explained why he didn’t approve of Jorge Masvidal attacking Colby Covington.
While it may have been Colby Covington who got his hand raised at UFC …read more

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Kamaru Usman ‘disappointed’ in Jorge Masvidal’s alleged attack on Colby Covington: ‘I don’t think anyone had justification to do that’

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Kamaru Usman has weighed in on the alleged incident involving his previous two opponents in Miami Beach, Fla.
Jorge Masvidal …read more

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Justin Gaethje reacts to Jorge Masvidal’s alleged attack on Colby Covington: “That was a bitch move”

Justin Gaethje is sharing his thoughts on Jorge Masvidal’s alleged attack on Colby Covington.
It was at UFC 272 on March 5th of this year that the two welterweights collided. Colby …read more

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Jorge Masvidal verbally agrees to fight Gilbert Burns

UFC welterweight star Jorge Masvidal has verbally agreed to fight Gilbert Burns next.
The Brazilian is fresh off a ‘Fight of the Night’ loss with Khamzat Chimaev last month. The bout …read more

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Gilbert Burns & Jorge Masvidal Express Mutual Interest In Fighting

Top-10 welterweights Gilbert Burns and Jorge Masvidal are attempting to play matchmakers on social media by putting together a bout against one another.

Gilbert Burns has frequently called out opponents on …read more

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Jędrzejczyk Offers Helping Hand For Next Masvidal/Covington Scrap

If UFC star Jorge Masvidal is planning any more physical exchanges with arch-rival Colby Covington, it appears he’ll have the help of one American Top Team teammate.

It’s now been over …read more

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Khamzat Chimaev responds to criticism from Jorge Masvidal: “How can you say that after getting KO’d stiff?”

Khamzat Chimaev did not mince words while responding to the recent comments made by fellow UFC star Jorge Masvidal.
Chimaev (11-0 MMA) extended his perfect professional record to 11-0 at last …read more

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Photos: Covington’s Injuries, Broken Watch Following Masvidal Incident

Photos of the aftermath of Jorge Masvidal’s alleged attack on Colby Covington outside a Miami restaurant have gone public.

Just days after Covington defeated Masvidal via a unanimous decision at UFC …read more

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Masvidal Defense Disputes Covington Claim of Brain Injury Suffered in Alleged Attack

There is now some visual evidence of the damage suffered by Colby Covington in an alleged attack by UFC rival Jorge Masvidal outside a Miami restaurant on March 21. …read more

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Photo shows Colby Covington’s chipped tooth, Jorge Masvidal attorney questions his ‘mental capacity’

Video of Jorge Masvidal’s alleged assault on Colby Covington remains scarce, but there is now photographic evidence Masvidal’s attorneys say depicts the aftermath.
Masvidal’s attorney, Bradford Cohen, included “composite images” …read more

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Close-up photos of Colby Covington after alleged Jorge Masvidal assault appear in motion filed by defense

Photos showing the damage on Colby Covington’s face and his Rolex watch have surfaced in the wake of an alleged attack by UFC rival Jorge Masvidal.
On Monday, Masvidal’s legal counsel, …read more

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Photo emerges of Colby Covington’s broken tooth from alleged Jorge Masvidal attack

Former teammates, friends and training partners Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal headlined UFC 272 on March 5 in a grudge match. Covington dominated Masvidal, but that wasn’t the end …read more

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Photo: Check Out Covington’s Broken Teeth

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Colby Covington’s damage from the alleged Jorge Masvidal incident outside the Papi Steakhouse has finally been revealed.
TMZ Sports shared an …read more

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Photos of Colby Covington’s chipped tooth released after alledged Jorge Masvidal attack

Photos have been released of Colby Covington following the alleged attack by Jorge Masvidal.
After Covington defeated Masvidal at UFC 272, ‘Chaos’ was out in Miami at a restaurant when Masvidal …read more

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Sandhagen On Covington/Masvidal Street Altercation: ‘He Asked For It’

Cory Sandhagen believes the way Colby Covington acted towards Jorge Masvidal, he kind of asked for the alleged attack to happen.

After Covington defeated Masvidal at UFC 272, he began to …read more

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Paulo Costa: Jake Paul Is My Hero & Idol

UFC middleweight contender Paulo Costa says that Jake Paul is his hero following his recent callouts of Michael Bisping and Jorge Masvidal.

Recently, Paul took aim at the likes of Bisping …read more

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Masvidal Issued Stay-Away Order from Covington, Accused of Causing Brain Injury

The latest episode of Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweights Colby Covington vs. Jorge Masvidal has just been ratcheted up a notch. …read more

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Updated charges reveal Colby Covington suffered a “brain injury” from alleged Jorge Masvidal attack

Updated charges reveal Colby Covington suffered a ‘brain injury’ from the alleged attack he suffered at the hands of Jorge Masvidal.
It was on March 21st, 2022 that Masvidal got into …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Issued Stay-Away Order from Colby Covington, Accused of Causing Brain Injury

The latest episode of Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweights Colby Covington vs. Jorge Masvidal has just been ratcheted up a notch. …read more

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Masvidal/Covington Court Update: Tooth Chip Changed To “Brain Injury”

UFC welterweights Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington both appeared in court via Zoom on Thursday following their street altercation last month.

The pair reportedly came to blows outside the Papi Steak …read more

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Archives: Masvidal and Lauzon put on a show as 20-year-olds

UFC veterans Jorge Masvidal and Joe Lauzon during their 2005 fight.

UFC veterans Jorge Masvidal and Joe Lauzon once crossed paths as young fighters, …read more

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Covington Suffered ‘Brain Injury’ In Alleged Attack

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UFC welterweight rivals Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington appeared before Florida’s 11th Circuit Court on Thursday (via …read more

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Jorge Masvidal issued stay away order from Colby Covington, enters official not guilty plea

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Jorge Masvidal was officially given a stay away order from his rival Colby Covington on Thursday.
Masvidal — who appeared via …read more

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Colby Covington claims ‘brain injury’ due to Jorge Masvidal attack, judge responds

The saga between Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal continues.

According to MMA Junkie, the charges, which initially indicated injuries indicated a chipped tooth and damaged watch, have now been updated …read more

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Jorge Masvidal issued stay-away order for Colby Covington, next court date set after alleged attack

MIAMI – Jorge Masvidal has his next court date set in the wake of his alleged attack on rival fighter and former friend and roommate Colby Covington.
And while Covington’s initial …read more

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Morning Report: Jake Paul unleashes expletive-filled tirade at Michael Bisping and Jorge Masvidal: ‘I’ll beat the f*** out of all of them’

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Jake Paul is still beating the drum for fights with Michael Bisping and Jorge Masvidal.
The YouTuber-turned-boxer …read more

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Jake Paul calls out “pussies” Michael Bisping and Jorge Masvidal for hiding behind UFC contracts: “Let’s see if you’re really about that or if you’re just talking”

Jake Paul let the likes of Michael Bisping and Jorge Masvidal know how he feels about them during a big rant earlier this week.
The Jake Paul lottery is well and …read more

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Jorge Masvidal reveals the best thing he’s seen from Jake Paul in boxing: “He actually had real adversity”

Jorge Masvidal is actually impressed by Jake Paul’s boxing in one aspect.
Paul has gone from YouTube star to a professional boxer. While he has been using combat sports to push …read more

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Jorge Masvidal open to boxing Jake Paul: ‘If it made me money, and a ton of it, why the f*** not?’

Jorge Masvidal vs. Colby Covington | Photo by David Becker/Getty Images

Jorge Masvidal is open to boxing Jake Paul.
Paul and Masvidal have been embroiled in …read more

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Megan Anderson wants to see the UFC create a new weight class and make Jorge Masvidal the “poster boy”

Megan Anderson wants to see the UFC create a new weight class and make Jorge Masvidal the “poster boy”.
Anderson (11-5 MMA) has been out of the cage since coming up …read more

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Jorge Masvidal shares his thoughts on Khamzat Chimaev: “They talk big about everybody they think they can get money from”

Jorge Masvidal has shared his thoughts on Khamzat Chimaev.
Khamzat (11-1 MMA) seems to be the fighter everyone is talking about. The Swede is just coming off a unanimous decision win …read more

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‘I don’t think sh-t of him’ — Jorge Masvidal not sold on Khamzat Chimaev

Jorge Masvidal speaks to reporters at the UFC 261 pre-fight press conference ahead of his welterweight title fight against Kamaru Usman. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC
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Court Postpones Masvidal’s Arraignment

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UFC welterweight veteran Jorge Masvidal was expected to appear before Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida on …read more

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Masvidal Names The Biggest Concern About Sean O’Malley’s Potential

UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal is not all in on the ‘Suga Show,’ as he has some reservations about Sean O’Malley’s potential.

O’Malley has slowly started to gain some real …read more

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Jorge Masvidal arraignment pushed back to April 28 at state's request

MIAMI – A continuance has been granted in UFC star Jorge Masvidal’s battery case for his alleged assault of rival Colby Covington.
The continuance was issued by a judge on Wednesday …read more

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‘Nothing special’ - Masvidal says Usman isn’t a ‘legit striker’

Kamaru Usman throws a jab at Jorge Masvidal during their UFC 216 title fight in April 2021. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Jorge …read more

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Jorge Masvidal: Usman’s Standup Is Nothing Special

UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal isn’t impressed by Kamaru Usman’s striking despite having been knocked out by the division champion.

The pair have fought twice now, with Usman seeing his hand …read more

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Jorge Masvidal’s arraignment for alleged attack on Colby Covington reset for April 28

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Jorge Masvidal’s arraignment on charges he allegedly attacked recent opponent Colby Covington will be pushed back a week.
Masvidal was scheduled to …read more

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Jorge Masvidal says Paddy Pimblett is “entertaining as f**k”, but can’t “see him being a world champ” with current skillset

UFC star Jorge Masvidal isn’t convinced that Paddy Pimblett will be a UFC world champion, despite being “entertaining”.
Very few fighters are able to make as big of an impression after …read more

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Ben Askren responds after Jorge Masvidal suggests he would “love” to face him in a straight wrestling match

Ben Askren has responded after Jorge Masvidal suggested he would ‘love’ to face him in a straight wrestling match.
Askren, 37, is a former professional mixed martial artist and amateur wrestler. …read more

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Jorge Masvidal downplays Kamaru Usman's striking: 'Nothing special on the feet'

Jorge Masvidal is still not sold on UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman as a striker.
Despite suffering a violent knockout loss to Usman in their UFC 261 rematch last April, Masvidal …read more

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Masvidal Includes Ben Askren In Ideas To Improve His Wrestling Skills

UFC welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal could be turning to a “Funky” source in order to improve his wrestling abilities.

After a trio of memorable victories in 2019 and a rapid rise …read more

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Jorge Masvidal vows to 'f*ckin' give everything' in order to improve his wrestling game

Former UFC welterweight title challenger Jorge Masvidal knows where he needs to improve if he wants to claim gold before his career is done.
Masvidal, 37, fought for the title back-to-back …read more

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Jorge Masvidal is convinced that Kamaru Usman is beatable: “On the feet he’s nothing special”

Jorge Masvidal is convinced that reigning UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman is beatable.
Usman has not lost in the UFC and is currently riding a 19-fight win streak. He has also …read more

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Jorge Masvidal breaks silence on loss to Colby Covington: ‘I was f****** irate’

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Jorge Masvidal is thinking up a master plan to finally get over the hump in his career.
At UFC …read more

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Jorge Masvidal speaks about Colby Covington loss for first time since alleged assault: “I was f*cking irate”

Jorge Masvidal has spoken about his loss to Colby Covington for the first time.
Last month, ‘Chaos’ and ‘Gamebred’ met in the main event of UFC 272. The battle between friends …read more

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Bobby Green reacts to Jorge Masvidal attacking Colby Covington: “I don’t agree with it at all”

Bobby ‘King’ Green has weighed in on Jorge Masvidal attacking Colby Covington. It was only a couple of weeks after Colby Covington (17-3 MMA) defeated Jorge Masvidal (35-16 MMA) at …read more

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Bisping would like to see Nick Diaz take on Jorge Masvidal or Donald Cerrone

Michael Bisping provides commentary and analysis during the UFC London broadcast at O2 Arena on March 19, 2022. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

UFC …read more

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Chimaev vs. Covington on the horizon with a win at UFC 273 says White

Colby Covington exits the Octagon after defeat Jorge Masvidal at UFC 272. | Photo by David Becker/Getty Images

It looks like the UFC is already …read more

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White On Alleged Masvidal Attack: “Of Course He’s Gonna Do That”

UFC President Dana White has addressed Jorge Masvidal’s alleged attack in Miami on Colby Covington, and he’s unsurprised by it.

Masvidal allegedly engineered a surprise attack on Covington outside of a …read more

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Dana White gives thoughts on Jorge Masvidal assaulting Colby Covington: “You thought he wasn’t going to do that?

UFC president Dana White has given his first public thoughts on Jorge Masvidal assaulting Colby Covington. Last month in the main event of UFC 272, ‘Chaos’ and ‘Gamebred’ collided. The …read more

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Dana White condemns Jorge Masvidal's alleged attack, but says Colby Covington violated 'f*cking man code'

According to UFC president Dana White, he does not condone his athletes fighting outside the cage – but in the case of Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington, he isn’t surprised …read more

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Dana White on alleged Jorge Masvidal vs. Colby Covington street attack: ‘There’s something that’s called f****** man code’

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Dana White gets enough of his fighters butting heads in the cage, he doesn’t need to see it in the …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski gives take on Colby Covington getting attacked by Jorge Masvidal: “I’d have put one on his chin too”

Alexander Volkanovski has given his take on the ongoing saga between Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal. ‘Chaos’ and ‘Gamebred’ fought last month in the main event of UFC 272. The …read more

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Video: Watch Bellator’s inaugural event featuring Jorge Masvidal, Eddie Alvarez

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This past weekend marked the 12th anniversary of Bellator’s first-ever event and the promotion celebrated by posting the entire show on YouTube.
Bellator …read more

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Former NFL star Frank Gore signs on to fight with Jorge Masvidal’s “Gamebred Promotions”

NFL star Frank Gore announced his plans to officially retire from football and enter into a different kind of combat sport. Gore, 38, plans to sign a one-day contract with …read more

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Neil Magny scolds Jorge Masvidal for his alleged attack on Colby Covington: “That just takes it back to like the old school primitive days of MMA”

Neil Magny isn’t a fan of Jorge Masvidal’s alleged attack on Colby Covington. Back in March, Masvidal was arrested and charged with aggravated battery with a mask, and criminal mischief. …read more

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Video: Watch full Bellator 1 event from 13 years ago today with Jorge Masvidal, Eddie Alvarez and more

On April 3, 2009, a new promotion burst onto the MMA scene: Bellator Fighting Championships.
Bellator, Latin for “warrior,” brought a slightly different format to the MMA landscape in the form …read more

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Aljamain Sterling reacts to Will Smith and Jorge Masvidal situations: ‘I get it. I don’t agree with it but I get it’

Aljamain Sterling | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Aljamain Sterling believes both Will Smith and Jorge Masvidal were out of line, but he at least can …read more

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Sean O’Malley Reacts To Jorge Masvidal’s Alleged Assault On Covington

UFC bantamweight contender Sean O’Malley has given his thoughts on the recent altercation in Miami between Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington.

Masvidal allegedly confronted and assaulted Covington outside of a Miami-area …read more

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Jorge Masvidal: Righteous Purveyor of Street Justice, Or Worse Than Colby?

A few years ago, Jorge Masvidal was still a relatively unknown fighter. The Miami native was known as a journeyman. A backyard brawler steeped in the ways of the streets, …read more

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Covington Turns The Tables On Masvidal’s Infamous “3-Piece & A Soda”

UFC welterweight star Colby Covington has flipped Jorge Masvidal’s memorable “three-piece and a soda” line on its head following his dominant victory over “Gamebred.”

In the main event of UFC 272 …read more

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O’Malley: Choosy Thugs Choose Sniff

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Two-time UFC welterweight title challenger Jorge Masvidal worked his entire career to earn headlining status and as a result of …read more

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Sean O’Malley weighs in on Jorge Masvidal’s alleged attack on Colby Covington: “That’s like some thug gangster s**t”

Sean O’Malley has shared his thoughts concerning Jorge Masvidal’s alleged attack on Colby Covington. O’Malley and his head coach, Tim Welch appeared on YouTube ‘This Past Weekend‘ podcast with Theo …read more

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Neil Magny: Masvidal Made The Sport As A Whole Look Bad

UFC welterweight Neil Magny believes Jorge Masvidal gave the sport of MMA a bad image with his alleged attack on Colby Covington.

Masvidal committed an apparent assault on the former UFC …read more

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Sean O'Malley says Jorge Masvidal's alleged attack on Colby Covington not a good look

Sean O’Malley thinks Jorge Masvidal likely didn’t expect that much backlash for his alleged attack of Colby Covington.
Masvidal (35-16 MMA, 12-9 UFC), who lost a lopsided unanimous decision to former …read more

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Kamaru Usman weighs in on Jorge Masvidal, Colby Covington assault

No one knows Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington better than Kamaru Usman. The welterweight champion has spent considerable time in the Octagon with both fighters so it’s only natural he …read more

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Leon Edwards scolds Jorge Masvidal for his performance against Colby Covington: “He looked like he was there for the payday”

UFC welterweight Leon Edwards has criticized Jorge Masvidal for his performance against Colby Covington at UFC 272. The history between Leon Edwards and Jorge Masvidal has certainly been intriguing, dating …read more

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Morning Report: Kamaru Usman says both Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington ‘are in the wrong’ over alleged incident

Kamaru Usman | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Kamaru Usman believes both Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington made bad decisions.
This past week, Masvidal was arrested on …read more

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Kamaru Usman believes Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington were both wrong in ‘unfortunate’ altercation

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman weighed in on the alleged altercation between Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington outside of a Miami restaurant on March 21.

The incident reportedly left Covington with …read more

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Redemption For Three-Piece And A Soda? Maybe When Edwards Is Champ

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Leon Edwards vs. Jorge Masvidal made too much sense after their altercation backstage at UFC London in 2019 yet nothing …read more

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Governor Invites Jorge Masvidal To Campaign Event Despite Legal Issues

Florida governor Ron DeSantis decided to keep Jorge Masvidal as a guest at a campaign event on Wednesday despite recent legal troubles.

Masvidal faces a felony battery charge for allegedly assaulting …read more

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Leon Edwards leaves door open for Jorge Masvidal fight despite different career trajectories

LONDON – Although they’re currently on different career trajectories, Leon Edwards won’t entirely rule out a future fight with Jorge Masvidal.
Edwards (19-3 MMA, 11-2 UFC) has been chomping at the bit …read more

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Usman: Masvidal, Covington Both ‘Took A Big L’

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Reigning UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman has fought and defeated Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington — twice — in separate …read more

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Kamaru Usman weighs in on the “unfortunate” out of competition altercation between Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington

Kamaru Usman has weighed in on the ‘unfortunate’ altercation between Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington. Usman, UFC welterweight champion, has been victorious over both Masvidal and Covington ‘twice’ in the …read more

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Gov. DeSantis to feature Masvidal at Miami campaign event despite felony battery charge

Masvidal was arrested on a felony battery charge last week following an alleged attack on fellow UFC fighter Colby Covington. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is promoting Jorge Masvidal as the …read more

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Edwards: Masvidal Settles For Defeat If He Doesn’t Find Early KOs

Leon Edwards is spitting some harsh criticisms towards Jorge Masvidal.

Leon Edwards appears to have a one-way ticket to a title fight. His recent string of wins has brought him to …read more

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Kamaru Usman breaks down the Jorge Masvidal-Colby Covington incident – and who took the 'L'

Kamaru Usman thinks both Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington are at fault after their recent incident.
This past week, Masvidal was taken into custody by Miami-Dade (Fla.) County police after allegedly …read more

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MMA Rankings, April 2022 update: Tom Aspinall has star turn at UFC London, Jorge Masvidal plummets

Tom Aspinall | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Welcome to the latest update to the MMA Fighting Global Rankings, where our esteemed panel of experts …read more

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Rogan: Masvidal Should Have Accepted His Loss To Covington

UFC color commentator Joe Rogan has criticized welterweight star Jorge Masvidal for failing to accept his loss to arch-rival Colby Covington.

At UFC 272, the heated rivalry between former friends Masvidal …read more

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Once A Fan, Covington Now Declares War On Drake

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following comments from Colby Covington were made prior to the alleged restaurant attack by Jorge Masvidal last week]

Since Drake placed a heavy bet on Jorge Masvidal, Colby …read more

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Key witness details Jorge Masvidal’s alleged attack on Colby Covington: “Out of nowhere, it was so quick”

Bob Menery, who was with Colby Covington on the night of the alleged attack by Jorge Masvidal, has given a first-hand account of what happened on that night. After filming …read more

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Brendan Schaub blasts Khabib Nurmagomedov’s call for welterweights to boycott Colby Covington: “What are you doing dude?”

Brendan Schaub is not a fan of Khabib Nurmagomedov’s idea for UFC welterweights to boycott Colby Covington. ‘Chaos’ last fought Jorge Masvidal in the main event of UFC 272 earlier …read more

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Colby Covington says Jake Paul vs Tyron Woodley II ‘was definitely a fix’

Colby Covington celebrates following his victory over Jorge Masvidal at UFC 272. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Colby Covington believes Tyron Woodley took a …read more

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Fighter vs. Writer: Anthony Smith reacts to Jorge Masvidal allegedly attacking Colby Covington, Jake Paul claiming he would KO Conor McGregor

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One-time UFC title challenger Anthony Smith returns to co-host episode 29 of The Fighter vs. The Writer as he discusses …read more

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Henry Cejudo: Colby Covington should get back at Jorge Masvidal by rematching him – with pay-per-view points

Henry Cejudo thinks Colby Covington should get his revenge on Jorge Masvidal by rematching him, but under different stipulations.
Covington (17-3 MMA, 12-3 UFC) defeated Masvidal (35-16 MMA, 12-9 UFC) at UFC …read more

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Bob Menery Denies Covington Setup, Details Alleged Masvidal Ambush

Podcast host Bob Menery is firmly denying setting Colby Covington up to be ambushed by Jorge Masvidal.

Last week, Covington was allegedly ambushed by friend-turned-foe Jorge Masvidal outside of a Miami …read more

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Georges St-Pierre believes fighters take trash talk ‘too personal’

Georges St-Pierre believes fighters take trash talk too personally. Recently, we have seen fighters trash talk opposing fighters’ families, which is why Jorge Masvidal sucker-punched Colby Covington in the streets. …read more

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Georges St-Pierre on trash talk in MMA: ‘I think guys, they take it too personal’

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Georges St-Pierre believes fighters are taking things too personally outside of the cage.
This past week, Jorge Masvidal allegedly assaulted …read more

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Jake Paul: Chris Rock Didn’t Press Charges But “P*ssy” Covington Did

YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul has compared Sunday’s Oscars altercation between Will Smith and Chris Rock with the Miami clash between UFC welterweights Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal.

The 94th Academy Awards ceremony …read more

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How a “mutual combat” defense argument could potentially exonerate UFC star Jorge Masvidal

UFC star Jorge Masvidal is looking for a ‘get out of jail card’ when it comes to his recent legal troubles. It was on Monday, March 21st that Jorge Masvidal …read more

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Podcast Host Accused Of Setting Covington Up For Masvidal Ambush

Podcaster Bob Menery is being accused of setting Colby Covington up to get ambushed by Jorge Masvidal in the alleged restaurant attack last week.

One week ago today, Masvidal allegedly tracked …read more

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Chael Sonnen provides update on Colby Covington: “Not good”

Chael Sonnen has kept his update on Colby Covington short and sweet. Covington was allegedly attacked by Jorge Masvidal outside a restaurant in Miami. An eyewitness claimed that Covington was …read more

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