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Gilbert Burns Claims Kamaru Usman Is The Welterweight GOAT

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns thinks his former teammate Kamaru Usman is the greatest to ever do it.

Burns and Usman fought earlier this year at UFC 258, with Usman earning …read more

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Gilbert Burns explains why Kamaru Usman would have beaten a prime Georges St-Pierre

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns explained why current 170lbs champ Kamaru Usman would have beaten a prime Georges St-Pierre. Burns fought Usman earlier this year at UFC 258 and he …read more

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Covington refuses 155-pound drop, slams ‘bully’ Poirier and ‘mentally weak’ peers

Colby Covington during his UFC 268 title fight with Kamaru Usman. | Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC

Colby Covington sends a special message to …read more

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Usman Compares Covington’s Character Dedication To The Undertaker’s

Kamaru Usman is not surprised by Colby Covington’s post-UFC 268 behavior.

It is no secret that both bouts between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington had highly contentious build-ups to say the …read more

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Gilbert Burns: Kamaru Usman is the welterweight GOAT, would bet on him to beat prime Georges St-Pierre

Gilbert Burns lost via third-round TKO to former teammate Kamaru Usman. | UFC

UFC president Dana White called Kamaru Usman “the greatest welterweight ever” after …read more

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Colby Covington explains why Kamaru Usman did not deserve 10-8 round at UFC 268

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington explained why champion Kamaru Usman did not deserve 10-8 round in their rematch at UFC 268. Covington lost a unanimous decision to Usman earlier this …read more

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Conor McGregor gives timeline for return, weighs in on Nate Diaz trilogy fight, Kamaru Usman

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Conor McGregor promises his return to MMA is “imminent” as soon as he’s cleared for MMA sparing, which he said will …read more

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Conor McGregor updates on injury recovery, likelihood of Diaz trilogy, Kamaru Usman's 'many holes'

Conor McGregor was back on Twitter communicating with his followers and answering questions on Saturday.
McGregor (22-6 MMA, 10-4 UFC), a former two-division UFC champion, hasn’t fought since UFC 264 in …read more

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Kamaru Usman Would 1,000% Love A Rematch Against Jose Caceres

Kamaru Usman would love to get the only loss of his professional career back.

At this point, it may seem difficult for fans to imagine, but Kamaru Usman has suffered defeat …read more

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Usman opens up about airport confrontation with Covington

Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington square off at UFC 268. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

UFC champion Kamaru Usman spoke about the time he …read more

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Colby Covington says he is open to fighting “participation trophy winner” Khamzat Chimaev

UFC welterweight Colby Covington has said he’d be open to the idea of fighting rising star Khamzat Chimaev. In the wake of his defeat to Kamaru Usman, many have been …read more

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[ARCHIVES] Why All MMA Fans Should Be Thankful for Usman vs. Covington

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Here is an editorial that was written two years ago, just prior to the first fight between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington at UFC 245. Now that we’ve …read more

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Kamaru Usman Reveals Broken Hand Prior to UFC 268 Colby Covington Rematch

Recently victorious Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight kingpin Kamaru Usman kept a firm grip on his title even with a broken hand. …read more

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Kamaru Usman says he broke his hand three weeks before Colby Covington rematch at UFC 268

According to UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman, he went into his most recent fight compromised.
Usman (19-1 MMA, 14-0 UFC) revealed he broke his right hand three weeks prior to his …read more

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Kamaru Usman reveals he broke hand 3 weeks before Colby Covington rematch at UFC 268

Kamaru Usman | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Kamaru Usman beat Colby Covington again, this time allegedly with one good hand.
The reigning UFC welterweight champion …read more

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Kamaru Usman on potential Georges St-Pierre fight: “I know he doesn’t want it”

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman commented on a potential Georges St-Pierre fight, suggesting that “I know he doesn’t want it.” Usman is currently the best welterweight in the sport. He …read more

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Colby Covington: ‘Door is open’ for matchup with ‘participation trophy winner’ Khamzat Chimaev

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Colby Covington may still have a bad taste in his mouth from his UFC 268 loss to Kamaru Usman, but …read more

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Colby Covington Laughs Off Talk Of Canelo vs. Usman Crossover Clash

In an exclusive interview with MMA News, Colby Covington laughed off 170-pound champion Kamaru Usman’s desire to meet pound-for-pound boxing king Canelo Alvarez inside the ring.

Covington has challenged Usman twice …read more

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Usman Reveals Injury Suffered 3 Weeks Out From Covington Rematch

In a lot of ways, the rematch between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington was closer than their first fight, but there may be a reason for that.

The first fight between …read more

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Kamaru Usman: Georges St-Pierre is 'shadow that haunts the division' but doesn't want to fight

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman wants to face former two-division champion and UFC Hall of Famer Georges St-Pierre, but doesn’t believe the fight will ever happen.
Usman (19-1 MMA, 14-0 UFC) …read more

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Kamaru Usman reveals he broke his right hand three weeks before UFC 268 fight against Colby Covington

Kamaru Usman entered his title fight rematch at UFC 268 against Colby Covington with a broken hand. Usman and Covington are heated rivals and the rematch was highly-anticipated due to …read more

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Colby Covington claims Kamaru Usman told Dana White “I don’t know how much more I got left in this sport” after UFC 268

Colby Covington claims that his rival Kamaru Usman told Dana White “I don’t know how much more I got left in this sport” after UFC 268. Covington gave Usman all …read more

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Colby Covington still believes he beat Kamaru Usman at UFC 268, calls for trilogy match

Colby Covington still believes he beat UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman at UFC 268, and he is calling for a trilogy match. Covington and Usman met earlier this month in …read more

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Covington believes he ‘clearly won’ Usman rematch ‘three to two’

Colby Covington takes on Kamaru Usman in their welterweight title rematch at UFC 268. | Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC

“I clearly won that fight …read more

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Colby Covington thinks he clearly beat Kamaru Usman three rounds to two at UFC 268, eyes trilogy bout

Colby Covington thinks his late surge was enough to dethrone Kamaru Usman at UFC 268.
Covington (16-3 MMA, 11-3 UFC) lost a unanimous decision to welterweight champion Usman (20-1 MMA, 15-0 UFC) earlier …read more

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Kamaru Usman Shares What It Would Take For A Covington Trilogy Fight

UFC Welterweight Champion Kamaru Usman has shared what it would take for him to ever face Colby Covington in a trilogy fight.

The UFC 245 main event between Kamaru Usman and …read more

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Video: UFC champ Kamaru Usman visits Nigeria, attends Dambe event

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The UFC champ got a front-row seat to a very different experience. You never know what you’ll tap into when …read more

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Covington wants to coach TUF opposite of Jorge Masvidal

Colby Covington before his fight against Kamaru Usman at UFC 268. | Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC

Covington and Masvidal were previously linked to …read more

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Colby Covington pitches Jorge Masvidal fight after coaching “The Ultimate Fighter”

Top-ranked UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington has pitched a Jorge Masvidal fight after coaching “The Ultimate Fighter.” Covington is coming off of a unanimous decision loss to Kamaru Usman at …read more

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Chael Sonnen plays matchmaker for Khamzat Chimaev, not in favor of fights with Kamaru Usman or Gilbert Burns

Khamzat Chimaev | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Chael Sonnen has experience with getting the promotional push from the UFC and is using that past …read more

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Stephen Thompson: Usman Is Covington’s Kryptonite

Stephen Thompson has shared his thoughts on the UFC 268 title fight between Colby Covington and Kamaru Usman.

UFC 268 went down on Nov. 6 and the card was exciting from …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Loves The Sound Of Coaching TUF With Colby Covington

Jorge Masvidal is open to the idea of coaching on The Ultimate Fighter opposite Colby Covington.

Jorge Masvidal has one objective in mind, getting another shot at champion Kamaru Usman. …read more

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Vicente Luque calls out Leon Edwards for title eliminator

Vicente Luque wants to rematch Leon Edwards. | Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC

Vicente Luque wants a rematch against Leon Edwards to decide Kamaru Usman’s …read more

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Jorge Masvidal ‘would like to address Leon’s bitch-ass first’

Jorge Masvidal walks to the cage ahead of his fight with Kamaru Usman at UFC 261. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Leon Edwards may …read more

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Teammate: Masvidal ‘would murder you,’ Edwards is ‘super lucky’ for cancellation

Jorge Masvidal prepares to fight Kamaru Usman at UFC 261. | Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty Images

UFC lightweight and Jorge Masvidal’s teammate Mateusz Gamrot had …read more

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Gilbert Burns didn't know Colorado camp change would work out so well for Kamaru Usman

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Gilbert Burns is surprised to see how much Kamaru Usman has grown as of late.
In the lead up to his fight with Burns (19-4 MMA, 12-4 UFC), …read more

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‘Yes Man’ Leon Confident He’ll Get Title Shot Next

Unlucky Leon Edwards explains why he thinks the UFC will award him with a title shot against Kamaru Usman after a fight against Jorge Masvidal at UFC 269 fell through. …read more

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McGregor Fires Back At Usman: “No One Cares What The F*ck You’re At”

Conor McGregor has responded to Kamaru Usman’s advice to stay quiet by doing the exact opposite.

The back-and-forth between the duo stems from a tweet Conor made yesterday, where he slammed …read more

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Kamaru Usman goes to bat for Jorge Masvidal following recent criticism from Conor McGregor

Kamaru Usman has come to bat for his former rival Jorge Masvidal, this following some recent criticism from Conor McGregor. Earlier this week it was announced that Masvidal (35-15 MMA) …read more

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Cejudo Explains Why Usman Is “Without A Doubt” The WW GOAT

Henry Cejudo thinks Kamaru Usman has done enough to be called the GOAT.

Henry Cejudo has had an amazing combat sports career. He is now retired from the UFC and …read more

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Explanation Behind Colby Covington’s Failed UFC 268 Takedown Attempt

Coming out of UFC 268, there was one item of controversy surrounding the main event between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington. Though the final scorecards had some dissenting opinions, that’s …read more

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Kamaru Usman ‘not chasing GSP’ for GOAT status

Kamaru Usman reacts following his decision victory over Colby Covington at UFC 268. | Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images

“I hate the way that it’s …read more

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Kamaru Usman Names Next Two Challengers

Kamaru Usman sees Leon Edwards and Vicente Luque has worthy challengers for his UFC Welterweight title. Kamaru Usman sees two worthy challengers for his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight crown.
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Leon Edwards trashes ‘fraud’ Jorge Masvidal for pulling out of UFC 269, focused on Kamaru Usman next

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Leon Edwards wasted no time taking a shot at Jorge Masvidal after the two-time title challenger was forced out of their …read more

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Leon Edwards calls Jorge Masvidal a 'fraud' for UFC 269 withdrawal, turns attention to Kamaru Usman

Leon Edwards is setting his sights on title gold.
After Jorge Masvidal withdrew Wednesday from their scheduled UFC 269 bout, a disappointed Edwards (19-3 MMA, 11-2 UFC) expressed his lack of …read more

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UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman lists two potential opponents for his next title defense

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman listed two potential opponents for his next title defense following his recent victory at UFC 268. Usman defeated rival Colby Covington via unanimous decision in …read more

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Morning Report: Kamaru Usman discusses potential next contenders: ‘I’m just waiting for these guys to really step up’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

This past weekend, Kamaru Usman successfully defended his welterweight title with a unanimous decision victory over Colby Covington in the main …read more

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Jake Paul claims Kamaru Usman is past his prime and would be ‘light work’ if they were to box

Jake Paul believes he would beat Kamaru Usman in a boxing match with ease. Ever since Paul knocked out Ben Askren he has called out several UFC fighters and that …read more

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Jake Paul Says Kamaru Usman Is Past His Prime, Would Be Easy Fight

The controversial YouTuber turned boxer Jake Paul doesn’t put much stock in Kamaru Usman’s chances in the boxing ring against him.

Paul will face Tommy Fury next month in the latest …read more

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Kamaru Usman Is ‘Chasing A Ghost Of Georges St-Pierre’

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Chael Sonnen predicts that Georges St-Pierre is the only thing keeping UFC champion Kamaru Usman in MMA. Chael Sonnen does …read more

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Takedown? No Takedown!

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Did Colby Covington break Kamaru Usman’s ridiculous takedown stuffing streak? Not according to the UFC stats team. Kamaru Usman and …read more

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Henry Cejudo: Kamaru Usman should chase second UFC title, has 'perfect style' for Israel Adesanya

Former UFC two-division champion Henry Cejudo thinks if Kamaru Usman wants to separate himself as an all-time great, he has to move up a division and win a second title.
Usman …read more

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Chael Sonnen shares bold prediction about Kamaru Usman

MMA analyst Chael Sonnen shared a bold prediction about UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman, suggesting he will retire sooner than later. Usman just defeated his archrival, Colby Covington, for the …read more

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Chael Sonnen: Kamaru Usman 'chasing a ghost of Georges St-Pierre,' will retire sooner than later

With UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman’s continued dominance, Chael Sonnen doesn’t see him competing for too much longer.
Usman (20-1 MMA, 15-0 UFC) notched his fifth successful title defense when he …read more

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Dana White: If Kamaru Usman doesn't exist, Colby Covington is UFC welterweight champion

NEW YORK – Dana White thinks Colby Covington would beat everybody in the welterweight division … except champion Kamaru Usman.
Usman (20-1 MMA, 15-0 UFC) retained his title in another thrilling war …read more

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Henry Cejudo wants Kamaru Usman to drop the ‘African pride’ and fight Israel Adesanya: “I just believe he has a perfect style to be Izzy”

Henry Cejudo has urged Kamaru Usman to put his friendship with Israel Adesanya aside and fight him at middleweight. At UFC 268, Kamaru Usman seemingly put an end to his …read more

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UFC 268: Why Covington wasn’t awarded a takedown vs. Usman

Colby Covington did not score a takedown against Kamaru Usman at UFC 268 | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

UFC commentator Daniel Cormier was adamant …read more

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Dana White: Khamzat Chimaev still a couple of fights away from shot at Kamaru Usman

NEW YORK – Dana White says pump the brakes on Khamzat Chimaev being the next title contender.
After Kamaru Usman (20-1 MMA, 15-0 UFC) defeated Colby Covington for a second time this …read more

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‘The streets don’t belong to the fake’ - Masvidal responds to Covington

Jorge Masvidal gives a post-fight interview after losing to Kamaru Usman at UFC 261. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

After losing once again to …read more

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Covington Says Win Over Masvidal Gets Him Another Title Shot

Colby Covington believes he just needs one win to get another title shot.

Covington came up short once again to Kamaru Usman as he lost a close decision at UFC 268 …read more

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Dana White declares Kamaru Usman ‘the greatest welterweight ever’

Kamaru Usman | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Kamaru Usman’s greatness has become impossible to deny.
Where his career will stand in the annals of MMA …read more

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UFC 268 highlights & recap: Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington

Watch the UFC 268 highlights and recap from the welterweight championship rematch between titleholder Kamaru Usman and bitter rival Colby Covington. The bout served as the UFC 268 main event …read more

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Dana White: Kamaru Usman Is The Greatest Welterweight Of All Time

UFC President Dana White believes Kamaru Usman’s victory over Colby Covington at UFC 268 secured his status as the greatest welterweight of all time.

Inside Madison Square Garden this past weekend, …read more

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Dana White praises Kamaru Usman following UFC 268 win: “I think he’s the greatest welterweight of all time”

UFC president Dana White praised Kamaru Usman following his UFC 268 win, saying that “I think he’s the greatest welterweight of all time.” Usman defeated archrival Colby Covington via unanimous …read more

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UFC 268: Nine unanswered questions from the Usman vs. Covington fight card

Colby Covington lost to Kamaru Usman at UFC 268 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

What’s next for Colby Covington and 8 more questions …read more

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Kamaru Usman open to Colby Covington trilogy down the road

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman says he is open to a Colby Covington trilogy fight down the road if his rival works his way back up. Usman defeated Covington via …read more

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MMA SQUARED: To understand Usman’s legacy, rivalry with Covington, we look to the past

MMA SQUARED, Chris Rini, Kamaru Usman, Colby Covington | Chris Rini

Everything old is new again

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Jorge Masvidal expects Colby Covington to 'burn' MMA Masters after UFC 268 loss

Jorge Masvidal thinks Colby Covington will switch camps once again after losing to Kamaru Usman for a second time.
Covington (16-2 MMA, 11-2 UFC) fell short to welterweight champion Usman in a …read more

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Morning Report: Colby Covington calls for bout with former teammate Jorge Masvidal next, Masvidal responds

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Colby Covington, in his second attempt to wrest undisputed UFC gold from Kamaru Usman on Saturday night, lost a unanimous decision …read more

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Colby Covington wants to end the career of ‘Dirtbag’ Jorge Masvidal | Video

It didn’t take long for former UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington to zero in on his next opponent after his second loss to champion Kamaru Usman in the UFC …read more

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Dana White Calls Kamaru Usman the ‘Greatest Welterweight of All Time’

The wins keep on piling up for Kamaru Usman, who is entering rarified air with his extended streak of excellence. …read more

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UFC 268: Fights to make

Colby Covington after his UFC 268 title fight loss to welterweight champ Kamaru Usman. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

All the best, most interesting, …read more

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Khamzat Chimaev Congratulates, Warns Kamaru Usman After UFC 268

UFC welterweight contender Khamzat Chimaev congratulated his potential future opponent, Kamaru Usman on his UFC 268 victory.

Usman put on another gritty performance against Colby Covington at UFC 268, earning a …read more

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Video: Ngannou completely blanks Gane backstage at UFC 268

Francis Ngannou attends the UFC 261 ceremonial weigh-ins at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida to support Kamaru Usman ahead of his welterweight title bout against Jorge Masvidal. | …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for champs Kamaru Usman, Rose Namajunas after UFC 268 wins?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Colby Covington, Zhang Weili after UFC 268 losses?)
NEW YORK – Kamaru Usman and Rose Namajunas added successful title defenses to their respective …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Colby Covington, Zhang Weili after UFC 268 losses?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for champs Kamaru Usman, Rose Namajunas after UFC 268 wins?)
NEW YORK – How should Colby Covington and Zhang Weili proceed with their careers …read more

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Jorge Masvidal reacts after receiving callout from Colby Covington following UFC 268

Jorge Masvidal clearly tuned in to watch his former friend turned bitter enemy Colby Covington rematch Kamaru Usman at UFC 268. Usman (20-1 MMA) and Covington (16-3 MMA) originally collided …read more

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Kamaru Usman reacts to Colby Covington shaking his hand after UFC 268, open to third fight in the future

Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Kamaru Usman knows he’ll never be friends with Colby Covington but for at least a brief moment after their rematch …read more

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UFC 268 post-event facts: Kamaru Usman highlights record-setting event

UFC 268 looked like it had the potential to be a special event ahead of time. In reality it exceeded those standards, with half the 14-fight card ending in knockouts.
Two …read more

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Kamaru Usman Considers Colby Covington To Be The Frazier To His Ali

After their UFC 268 rematch, Kamaru Usman gave Colby Covington some high praise, or a subtle shot, depending on how you interpret his post-fight remarks.

At UFC 268, Kamaru Usman potentially …read more

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Dana White praises Kamaru Usman: 'He's the best welterweight of all time'

Dana White sees Kamaru Usman at the pinnacle of MMA history.
The UFC president likes what’s he’s seeing from Usman (20-1 MMA, 15-0 UFC) and feels confident to label him the greatest …read more

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UFC 268 takeaways: Kamaru Usman might be Fighter of the Year, but he’s not the welterweight GOAT — yet

Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

UFC 268 was one of the best cards of the year on paper, and it certainly delivered. In the end, …read more

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Dana White Emphatically Shuts Down Usman vs. Canelo Superfight

Dana White has no interest whatsoever in putting together a superfight between Kamaru Usman and Canelo Alvarez.

Yesterday, the stars seemed to align perfectly for the groundwork to be laid out …read more

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After loss, Colby Covington turns attention to Jorge Masvidal: 'Let me be the one who ends his career'

NEW YORK – Though swollen and sliced, UFC 268 headliner Colby Covington spoke to reporters after the conclusion of Saturday’s event despite his loss to Kamaru Usman.
Twice Covington (16-2 MMA, …read more

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Colby Covington argues he deserved win at UFC 268, ‘no respect’ for ‘cheating coward’ Kamaru Usman despite post-fight handshake

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Colby Covington was gracious in defeat just seconds after losing to Kamaru Usman in the UFC 268 main event but …read more

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Dana White shoots down the idea of Kamaru Usman boxing Canelo Alvarez: “He don’t want to fight Canelo”

UFC president Dana White shot down the idea of Kamaru Usman boxing Canelo Alvarez, saying that “he don’t want to fight Canelo.” Usman had been saying all throughout fight week …read more

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Colby Covington reacts following loss to Kamaru Usman at UFC 268: “He’s a cheating coward. I have no respect for that guy”

Colby Covington reacted following his loss to Kamaru Usman at UFC 268, saying that “he’s a cheating coward. I have no respect for that guy.” Usman and Covington went five …read more

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Dana White shuts down Kamaru Usman vs. Canelo Alvarez boxing match: ‘Let’s stop this sh*t’

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By the time UFC 268’s co-main event rolled around, pictures started to surface of UFC President Dana White watching Canelo Alvarez …read more

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Covington Says He Won, Was Cheated, & Still Lacks Respect For Usman

When it comes to the rivalry between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington, the more things change, the more they stay the same.

The biggest thing that remained the same between these …read more

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UFC 268: Usman vs Covington 2 and Namajunas vs Zhang 2 | 6th Round Post-Fight Show

June M. Williams

Zane Simon & Eddie Mercado are here to breakdown this Saturday’s, November 6th, ‘UFC 268: Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington 2’ & …read more

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Kamaru Usman Likens Colby Covington Rivalry to Ali-Frazier, Won’t Rule Out Future Trilogy

When all was said and done, Kamaru Usman was able to bury the hatchet with Colby Covington following their rematch at UFC 268. …read more

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Colby Covington’s sister Candace reacts following his loss to Kamaru Usman at UFC 268

Colby Covington’s sister Candace was in attendance at Madison Square Garden to watch her brother fight Kamaru Usman for a second time. Covington (16-3 MMA) and Usman (20-1 MMA) had …read more

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Kamaru Usman praises Colby Covington as 'next best guy in the division' after UFC 268 title defense

Kamaru Usman says Colby Covington earned his respect after another five-round battle in the UFC 268 main event.
Although Usman (20-1 MMA, 15-0 UFC) still believes Covington (16-3 MMA, 11-3 UFC) …read more

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Dana White shares his thoughts on Usman vs Covington 2: “If Kamaru Usman doesn’t exist, Colby Covington is the Welterweight Champion”

Dana White shared his thoughts on Saturday’s Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington rematch during tonight’s UFC 268 post-fight presser. Usman (20-1 MMA) and Covington (16-3 MMA) collided for a second …read more

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Dana White shuts down Kamaru Usman's wish to box Canelo: 'Let's stop this sh*t'

Dana White is not on board with Kamaru Usman’s idea of wanting to box Canelo Alvarez.
The UFC president was quick to shut down Usman’s wish for the cross-over fight following …read more

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Who's next for Kamaru Usman, Rose Namajunas and Justin Gaethje?

The champs retained their gold at UFC 268 and their next challengers are lining up. Brett Okamoto plays matchmaker. …read more

Source:: ESPN

UFC 268 in Tweets: Fighters react to Kamaru Usman’s second win over Colby Covington

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Judges needed to get involved for Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington 2, but the belt remained around Usman’s waist in …read more

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UFC 268 Bonus Report: Gaethje vs. Chandler get FOTN

The Octagon returned to MSG for tonight’s UFC 268 event, a 14-bout fight card headlined by a rematch between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington. The highly anticipated welterweight title fight …read more

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UFC 268 results: Kamaru Usman defeats Colby Covington again, secures fifth title defense

The welterweight division’s champion has entered all-time territory after successfully defending his title for the fifth time.
Kamaru Usman (20-1 MMA, 15-0 UFC) found himself in another exciting back-and-forth affair against …read more

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Pros react after Kamaru Usman defeats Colby Covington at UFC 268

Tonight’s UFC 268 event was headlined by a welterweight title fight rematch featuring Kamaru Usman taking on Colby Covington. Usman (20-1 MMA) and Covington (16-3 MMA) had originally collided back …read more

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