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Kamaru Usman Sends Brutal Reply To Ben Askren’s ‘Dork’ Diss

The gloves are off between Kamaru Usman and Ben Askren once again. UFC welterweight champion Usman and fan favorite Askren have a lengthy backstory between them. ‘Funky’ has comically derided …read more

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Posted on June 14, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Colby Covington On Kamaru Usman: How Much Time Does He Need?

Colby Covington believes Kamaru Usman will be stripped of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight gold if he isn’t ready to return soon. Usman captured the welterweight title back in …read more

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Posted on June 14, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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Covington says Usman could get stripped: ‘He might not show up’

Colby Covington says the UFC could strip current welterweight champion Kamaru Usman if “The Nigerian Nightmare” does not agree to fight Covington later this year. Colby Covington guarantees he is …read more

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Kamaru Usman hoping to defend title against Covington by end of year

“By the end of the year, I should be fighting again, for sure.” Don’t expect to see Kamaru Usman defend his welterweight title against Colby Covington anytime soon.
Usman, who dominated …read more

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Kamaru Usman discusses fights with Colby Covington, Ben Askren

During a recent interview with MMA Fighting, UFC welterweight champ Kamaru Usman discussed his highly anticipated showdown with former interim champion Colby Covington, which has still not yet been finalized.
He …read more

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Kamaru Usman talks timetable for return, Colby Covington, Ben Askren, more

RIO DE JANEIRO — At UFC 237, welterweight champion Kamaru Usman discusses his next step, the status of a Colby Covington fight, a timetable for his return, Ben Askren, and …read more

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Colby Covington calls ‘fake news’ on Kamaru Usman surgery

Colby Covington has been waiting to get a shot at the welterweight title ever since he beat Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 225 to win the interim belt. It has …read more

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Colby Covington Would Give ‘Cousin F*cker’ Mike Perry Title Shot With Two Straight Wins

Colby Covington has revved up his trash talk towards Mike Perry to disturbing levels. Covington is due for an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight title opportunity against champion Kamaru Usman. …read more

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Posted on May 23, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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BJPENN.COM Radio Ep. 116 // Colby Covington | Gilbert Burns | Lance Palmer | Angela Magana | Jeremy Kennedy | Juan Adams | Bobby Moffett

Colby Covington is back to bring some ‘Chaos’ and discuss a plethora of topics. He’ll give us the latest developments on the inevitable showdown against Kamaru Usman and detail why …read more

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Posted on May 23, 2019, 6:16 am By
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Submission Win At UFC Rochester Shows Rafael dos Anjos Is Still Welterweight Title Contender

After losing back-to-back fights to Colby Covington and Kamaru Usman, it was easy to see why so many media members and fans were down on Rafael dos Anjos. The former …read more

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Manager says Colby is ‘100 percent’ going to fight Usman for title

“I’ve been told the fight is going to happen 100 percent. Just depends on Usman.” A welterweight title bout between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington is all but official, according …read more

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Kevin Lee would rather fight Usman than McGregor

It seems more and more likely that Kevin Lee’s future is at welterweight. Kevin Lee sees a fight with Kamaru Usman as far more intriguing than a big money bout …read more

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UFC Rochester Important For Kevin Lee & Rafael dos Anjos’ Welterweight Title Aspirations

The UFC welterweight division is overloaded with contenders. UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman is set to fight former interim champ Colby Covington later this year, but once those two settle …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz says Kamaru Usman will make Colby Covington 'drink his own blood'

The way Ali Abdelaziz sees it, Colby Covington will get his chance to fight UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman eventually. But as Usman’s manager explained on a recent edition of …read more

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Usman To Give Askren The Burroughs Treatment In UFC

After Ben Askren was thoroughly dominated by Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs at “Beat the Streets” a few weeks back, UFC welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman, used the opportunity to take …read more

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Kamaru Usman Says Ben Askren Fight Could Be Big

Ever since Ben Askren joined the UFC, he has gone back-and-forth with several welterweights including current champion, Kamaru Usman. “Funky” has called him “Marty from Nebraska” and has mentioned that …read more

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Posted on May 15, 2019, 3:46 pm By
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Kamaru Usman explains Ben Askren dig, thinks fight could be big

RIO DE JANEIRO – UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman hoped to fight three times this year. He still might.
Then again, rehab from surgery is eating up time, and there are …read more

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Posted on May 15, 2019, 1:46 pm By
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Kamaru Usman reacts to Ben Askren losing to Jordan Burroughs

On Monday night, UFC welterweight contender Ben Askren stepped onto the mats for a wrestling match with Jordan Burroughs. The bout topped the Beat the Streets 2019 charity event, which …read more

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Usman Is Laughing At Askren’s Destruction

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight titleholder, Kamaru Usman, is so busy keeping his beef warm with top-ranked division contender, Colby Covington, that his on-again, off-again spats with Ben Askren were …read more

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Kamaru Usman wasn't about to let Ben Askren's loss to Jordan Burroughs go unnoticed

In case you’ve missed, UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman isn’t exactly a big fan of current undefeated contender Ben Askren.
So when Askren was whitewashed by former Olympic gold medalist and …read more

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Woodley expects title shot after Lawler rematch

Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley is not willing to wait too long before he fights for the title again. Right after dropping the title to Kamaru Usman at …read more

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Posted on May 3, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Tyron Woodley wants title shot with win over Lawler

Tyron Woodley is no longer the UFC welterweight champ, having come up short to Kamaru Usman at UFC 235. Yet he believes he could be fighting for the belt again …read more

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Woodley Demands Title Shot With Lawler Win

After Tyron Woodley got outclassed by Kamaru Usman at UFC 235, losing his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight title in the process (highlights), “The Chosen One” didn’t waste any time …read more

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Posted on May 3, 2019, 12:46 am By
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