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Covington: Gatekeeper POS Dustin Poirier Using Charity As Tax Write-Off

Days after running down Conor McGregor, Colby Covington is now taking aim at the other half of the UFC 264 main event, Dustin Poirier. Colby Covington isn’t in this business …read more

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Covington: Gatekeeper POS Dustin Poirier Using Charity As Tax Write-Off

Days after running down Conor McGregor, Colby Covington is now taking aim at the other half of the UFC 264 main event, Dustin Poirier. Colby Covington isn’t in this business …read more

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Video: How can Kamaru Usman not rematch Colby Covington next?

Welterweight champion Kamaru Usman, coming off an emphatic knockout of Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261, is in the middle of carving out quite a legacy for himself.
Usman’s second victory over …read more

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Colby Covington blasts Conor McGregor for wanting welterweight title shot: “He’s a joke”

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington blasted Conor McGregor for wanting a title shot at 170lbs, calling the MMA superstar “a joke.” Covington is one of the top-ranked contenders at 170lbs …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz says Colby Covington can earn a rematch with Kamaru Usman by defeating Leon Edwards

Ali Abdelaziz believes Colby Covington would earn a rematch against Kamaru Usman by defeating Leon Edwards in his next fight. In the wake of Usman’s vicious knockout win over Jorge …read more

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Colby Covington to Conor McGregor: “Just Go Away”

Colby Covington has no intentions of letting anybody take his place as the #1 contender to Kamaru Usman’s welterweight title, and that includes “The Notorious” Conor McGregor. Following Kamaru Usman’s …read more

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Colby Covington to Conor McGregor: “Just Go Away”

Colby Covington has no intentions of letting anybody take his place as the #1 contender to Kamaru Usman’s welterweight title, and that includes “The Notorious” Conor McGregor. Following Kamaru Usman’s …read more

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Masvidal Sends Message to Nemeses Colby Covington & Leon Edwards

Jorge Masvidal has a message for his “groupies,” namely Leon Edwards and former best friend Colby Covington. After Jorge Masvidal got knocked out by Kamaru Usman in the UFC 261 …read more

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Masvidal Sends Message to Nemeses Colby Covington & Leon Edwards

Jorge Masvidal has a message for his “groupies,” namely Leon Edwards and former best friend Colby Covington. After Jorge Masvidal got knocked out by Kamaru Usman in the UFC 261 …read more

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Colby Covington not expecting Jake Paul challenge: ‘He’s not a real fighter’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Colby Covington might have a talent for working up a crowd, but even he could learn a thing or two from …read more

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Kamaru Usman's manager: Colby Covington 'one of the worst human beings,' doesn't deserve rematch

Just when you think a rematch between UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington is a lock, there’s a new wrinkle to consider.
After Usman successfully defended his title with …read more

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Colby Covington saw ‘a lot of weaknesses’ In Kamaru Usman’s win at UFC 261

Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Since his first fight with Kamaru Usman, Colby Covington has been adamant he can defeat …read more

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Colby Covington wasn’t impressed by Kamaru Usman’s UFC 261 KO win

After UFC 261, no. 1 ranked welterweight Colby Covington gave his reaction to the events that took place at the UFC’s first full-capacity event since UFC 248 in March 2020.

“Chaos” …read more

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Jorge Masvidal believes Kamaru Usman beats Colby Covington in rematch

Jorge Masvidal says he belives that UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman will defeat Colby Covington in their rematch. Usman smashed Masvidal in their own rematch to retain the UFC welterweight …read more

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Jorge Masvidal: Kamaru Usman 'puts a thorough beating' on Colby Covington in rematch

Jorge Masvidal has no doubt that UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman can put Colby Covington away one more time.
Having trained with Covington for years and competed against Usman twice, Masvidal …read more

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Colby Covington claims Kamaru Usman needed PEDs to beat Jorge Masvidal: “I mean, Marty Juiceman, he’s the CEO of EPO”

Colby Covington has claimed that Kamaru Usman needed the use of performance-enhancing drugs to knock Jorge Masvidal out. On Saturday night at UFC 261, Usman shocked the world when he …read more

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Chaos: Kamaru ‘Juiceman’ Is ‘CEO Of EPO’

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UFC President Dana White has already declared No. 1-ranked welterweight contender Colby Covington the next in line for a crack …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2021, 2:16 pm By
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Dana White queues up Colby Covington rematch for Kamaru Usman's next fight

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A time table hasn’t been set, but go ahead and start planning on plenty of drama for Kamaru Usman’s next title fight.
UFC president Dana White told MMA …read more

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Colby Covington Kicks Masvidal When He’s Down After UFC 261 Loss

Colby Covington is enjoying kicking his former best buddy when he’s down. If you thought Colby Covington would take sympathy on the plight of his former best friend Jorge Masvidal, …read more

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Colby Covington Kicks Masvidal When He’s Down After UFC 261 Loss

Colby Covington is enjoying kicking his former best buddy when he’s down. If you thought Colby Covington would take sympathy on the plight of his former best friend Jorge Masvidal, …read more

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Usman & White Have Different Responses About Covington Rematch

The differing energy levels between Dana White and Kamaru Usman regarding a potential rematch against Colby Covington were evident at the UFC 261 post-fight press conference. Coming into UFC 261, …read more

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Colby Covington dismisses Kamaru Usman’s win over ‘bum’ Jorge Masvidal, promises win in rematch

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One-time UFC welterweight title challenger and current No. 1 contender Colby Covington was predictably unimpressed by Kamaru Usman’s knockout victory …read more

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Usman & White Have Different Responses About Covington Rematch

The differing energy levels between Dana White and Kamaru Usman regarding a potential rematch against Colby Covington were evident at the UFC 261 post-fight press conference. Coming into UFC 261, …read more

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Dana White: Kamaru Usman will fight Colby Covington next

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman made the fourth consecutive defense of his title at UFC 261 on Saturday night. Only moments removed from the fight, UFC president Dana White reiterated …read more

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Colby Covington reacts to Kamaru Usman's UFC 261 win: 'You shouldn't be happy or praising yourself'

As he sat and watched the way the UFC 261 main event played out in the on-deck circle, Colby Covington wasn’t impressed with what he saw.
The next man in line …read more

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Colby Covington reacts after Kamaru Usman sleeps Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261

Colby Covington was clearly watching tonight’s UFC 261 main event rematch between Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal with keen interest. Usman (19-1 MMA) and Masvidal (35-15 MMA) had previously met …read more

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Colby Covington shares prediction for Usman vs. Masvidal 2, says the winner can’t call themselves a champion

Colby Covington has shared his prediction for tonight’s UFC 261 main event rematch between Jorge Masvidal and Kamaru Usman. Usman and Masvidal originally met last July at UFC 251, where …read more

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Covington Requests In-Cage Staredown With Usman Vs. Masvidal 2 Winner

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Not only will Colby Covington be in attendance later tonight (Sat., Apr. 24, 2021) at UFC 261 live on …read more

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Colby Covington wants in-cage faceoff with Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal winner at UFC 261

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Colby Covington hopes to get a face-to-face look at the winner of the UFC 261 main event after the dust settles between Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal.
Covington …read more

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UFC 261: Usman vs. Masvidal 2 staff picks and predictions

Kamaru Usman celebrates his UFC 245 win over Colby Covington. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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Colby Covington: Jorge Masvidal 'grasping for straws' by already offering Kamaru Usman trilogy

If Jorge Masvidal has anything to do with it, Colby Covington won’t be next in line for a UFC welterweight title shot.
After UFC president Dana White revealed that Covington is …read more

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Covington: Jorge Masvidal Cheated On His Wife & Lies To His Kids

As if what Jorge Masvidal needs right now is any potential distractions 24 hours ahead of the biggest fight of his career, Colby Covington has just taken things to a …read more

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Colby Covington reacts to news that he will fight the winner of Jorge Masvidal vs. Kamaru Usman 2

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington reacted to the news that he will fight the winner of Jorge Masvidal vs. Kamaru Usman 2 next. Covington has not fought since last September …read more

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Masvidal Responds To Accusations That Six Days’ Notice Narrative Is A Lie

Jorge Masvidal has issued a response to rivals Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington regarding the claims that his six days’ notice narrative is fraudulent.  If the UFC organization had a …read more

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Masvidal Responds To Accusations That Six Days’ Notice Narrative Is A Lie

Jorge Masvidal has issued a response to rivals Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington regarding the claims that his six days’ notice narrative is fraudulent.  If the UFC organization had a …read more

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Colby Covington trolls ‘Gamebred’ ahead of UFC 261, shares photo with Mrs. Masvidal

Colby Covington will be watching this weekend’s UFC 261 main event with keen interest as he is slated to face the winner of Masvidal vs. Usman 2. Earlier this week …read more

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Dana White Indicates Colby Covington Will Be Next for Title Shot After UFC 261

The welterweight title will be on the line in the UFC 261 main event on Saturday, and Colby Covington figures to be an interested observer when Kamaru Usman defends his …read more

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Dana White declares Colby Covington is next in line for title shot at welterweight

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Colby Covington will be keeping a close eye on the UFC 261 main event between welterweight champion Kamaru Usman and Jorge …read more

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Dana White says Colby Covington next in line for title shot

Dana White speaks to the media at the UFC 254 press conference in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

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Darren Till praises Jake Paul and Colby Covington following Saturday’s Triller event in Atlanta

Former UFC welterweight title challenger Darren Till praised both Jake Paul and Colby Covington following Saturday night’s Triller event. Paul (3-0), a YouTuber turned boxer, squared off with Askren (19-2 …read more

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Jorge Masvidal explains why he can’t stand Colby Covington

No. 4 ranked welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal spoke to Ariel Helwani ahead of his rematch against Kamaru Usman for the welterweight championship at UFC 261.

One of the many topics they …read more

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Masvidal says he was ‘kicked out’ of ATT for ‘trying to assault’ Covington

Jorge Masvidal was apparently removed from American Top Team for a brief period because of his strained relationship with Colby Covington. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC
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Jorge Masvidal puts Colby Covington on notice: We'll fight, 'but when I say so'

UFC star Jorge Masvidal says he’ll fight Colby Covington at some point, but it’ll be on his terms.
The friends-turned-foes have been on a collision course for a while. It appeared …read more

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Colby Covington tells Kamaru Usman to “show the world some balls” and fight him again

Top contender Colby Covington told his rival, UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman, to “show the world some balls” and fight him again. Covington and Usman met back at UFC 245 …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Gives His Side Of Why Covington Fight Didn’t Happen

Jorge Masvidal has come forward to give his side as to why a fight between him and Colby Covington did not come to fruition. There are many things that MMA …read more

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Jorge Masvidal says the way he will beat up Colby Covington will make the Ben Askren finish look “very merciful”

Jorge Masvidal knows he and Colby Covington will end up fighting, and when they do, “Gamebred” is looking to hurt him. For years, Masvidal and Covington were best friends and …read more

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Jorge Masvidal says he would’ve ended up in jail if he did TUF with Colby Covington: “I was for sure going to end up in handcuffs”

Jorge Masvidal has an interesting reason why he didn’t end up coaching The Ultimate Fighter against Colby Covington. When the UFC announced the return of the show, all the signs …read more

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Jorge Masvidal says he got kicked out of ATT for “trying to assault” Colby Covington

Jorge Masvidal was removed from American Top Team for a brief time before being allowed back in due to his feud with Colby Covington. As Covington and Masvidal’s relationship turned …read more

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Covington Blasts Usman For Taking “Easy Fight” Over #1 Contender

After an interview with ESPN, UFC champion Kamaru Usman has been called out by Colby Covington after suspicions that Usman is possibly taking the easier fight for a big payday. …read more

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Colby Covington responds to Kamaru Usman's inactivity dig: 'Spoken like a true coward'

It didn’t take long for Colby Covington to respond to UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman’s latest comments.
Covington (16-2 MMA, 11-2 UFC) took to Twitter on Tuesday evening to fire back …read more

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Colby Covington slams Kamaru Usman for suggesting he needs another win before a rematch

Colby Covington has slammed Kamaru Usman for saying he needs to get another win before getting a title shot. After Usman scored a third-round TKO over Gilbert Burns, many wondered …read more

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Vicente Luque wants Colby Covington next after Nate Diaz gets booked: “It’s the fight I need”

Vicente Luque has shifted his focus to Colby Covington. At UFC 260, Luque picked up the biggest win of his career as he scored a first-round submission win over Tyron …read more

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Colby Covington questions the UFC’s decision to “reward” Jorge Masvidal with a title shot: “He ran from me for 6 months and was scared to fight me”

Colby Covington can’t wrap his head around the UFC’s decision to give Jorge Masvidal another welterweight title shot against Kamaru Usman. Masvidal (35-14 MMA) and Usman (18-1 MMA) originally collided …read more

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Colby Covington plans to show up at UFC 261 to be ‘backup guy’ for Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal 2

Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Colby Covington isn’t planning to just sit around while he waits for his next booking.
Should …read more

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Colby Covington says he will be the unofficial backup for UFC 261, plans to be in attendance

Colby Covington says he will be in attendance for UFC 261 which sees Kamaru Usman defend his welterweight title against Jorge Masvidal. For months now, the talk was Covington would …read more

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Colby Covington preparing as if he's the backup for Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261

Colby Covington is ready to step in if anything happens in the UFC’s upcoming welterweight title fight.
Kamaru Usman will defend his 170-pound title against Jorge Masvidal in the UFC 261 …read more

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Colby Covington calls Jake Paul ‘an embarrassment to society,’ predicts Ben Askren to beat him

Colby Covington and Ben Askren have never been too fond of each other. But when it comes to Jake Paul and the current welterweight title picture, they can put their …read more

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Colby Covington shares his prediction for Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou 2

Colby Covington has shared a bold prediction for tonight’s UFC 260 main event rematch between Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou. Miocic (20-3 MMA) will be looking to earn his third …read more

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Ben Askren explains why Usman vs. Covington 2 makes a lot more sense compared to the current UFC 261 main event

Ben Askren believes a rematch between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington makes a lot more sense when compared to the current UFC 261 main event. The promotions reigning welterweight kingpin, …read more

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Woodley explains why he was ‘hurt’ more by loss to Covington

Tyron Woodley apparently took his loss to Colby Covington to heart. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Former UFC champion Tyron Woodley spoke candidly …read more

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Tyron Woodley explains why loss to Colby Covington hurt more than his other setbacks

UFC welterweight contender Tyron Woodley explained why his loss to Colby Covington hurt more than his other setbacks inside the Octagon. Woodley and Covington were once training partners, but the …read more

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Polyana Viana Feels Sorry For Covington After “Revolting” Behavior

Polyana Viana has issued a nondirect response to Colby Covington after Covington shared personal details of their relationship in a crude manner last week. Colby Covington was the first choice …read more

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Polyana Viana responds to ‘revolting’ sexual comments from Colby Covington

Polyana Viana has responded after being mentioned in ‘revolting’ sexual comments by former UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington. Covington made headlines last week when he suggested that he declined …read more

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Kamaru Usman performs ultimate troll job on rival Colby Covington

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman performed what can only be described as the ultimate troll job on his bitter rival Colby Covington. Usman and Covington have a longstanding rivalry that …read more

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Leon Edwards ‘trying to get Colby Covington’ fight, move on from Belal Muhammad

Perhaps a win over fellow top ten fighter Colby Covington can give Edwards this feeling again? | Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports

Looks like Leon is …read more

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With UFC title fight off table, Leon Edwards targets Colby Covington in quick turnaround

With his wish for the next UFC welterweight title shot unfulfilled, Leon Edwards is turning his attention to a fight with Colby Covington.
Edwards (18-3 MMA, 10-2 UFC) returned to the …read more

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Kamaru Usman says he won’t grant Colby Covington a rematch until he fights a top contender first

Colby Covington will need to fight and beat someone in the top-five before getting a title shot, according to Kamaru Usman. Usman, who is the current welterweight champion, is set …read more

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Stephen Thompson Responds To Covington’s Roast: “Fight Me, Bro”

Stephen Thompson has responded to Colby Covington. Covington recently blasted ‘Wonderboy’ for claiming to still be a boy but almost being 40. He also claims all Thompson does is “drive …read more

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Colby Covington believes “bum” Leon Edwards should’ve been DQ’d against Belal Muhammad

Colby Covington wasn’t impressed with Leon Edwards. In the main event of UFC Vegas 21, Edwards made his long-awaited return to the Octagon against Belal Muhammad who took the fight …read more

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Colby Covington claims he didn’t scrap Leon Edwards because he was “balls deep” in a female UFC fighter

Colby Covington has an interesting reason as to why he never fought Leon Edwards on Saturday night at UFC Vegas 21. After Khamzat Chimaev pulled out of his fight against …read more

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Stephen Thompson taunts Colby Covington for suggesting that he’s “not scary”

UFC welterweight contender Stephen Thompson taunted divisional rival Colby Covington for suggesting that he’s “not scary.” Thompson has been hoping to land a title fight against UFC welterweight champion Kamaru …read more

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Colby Covington slams 'bum' Leon Edwards after eye-poke no contest at UFC Fight Night 187

Colby Covington thinks Leon Edwards should have been penalized for his inadvertent eye poke against Belal Muhammad.
Edwards’ highly anticipated return was ruled a no contest when he accidentally poked Muhammad …read more

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Colby Covington explains what it takes for him to accept fight with Leon Edwards

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington explained what it would take for him to accept a fight against divisional rival Leon Edwards. Edwards recently returned from a 20-month layoff when he …read more

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UFC takeaways: Next up for Leon Edwards should be Colby Covington

Edwards’ return was spoiled by an eye poke, but now he can make the fight that should have been made initially. …read more

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Belal Muhammad wants to beat Leon Edwards and remind Kamaru Usman there’s another fighter he still has to face

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When Leon Edwards needed a new opponent for UFC Vegas 21 this weekend, former interim champion Colby Covington seemed like …read more

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Belal Muhammad puts “evil” Colby Covington on notice: “You’re gonna get slapped”

Belal Muhammad is making no secret of his disdain for fellow UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington. Muhammad is slated to take on No. 3-ranked welterweight contender Leon Edwards in the …read more

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Belal Muhammad's hate for Colby Covington is real: 'If I ever see that guy in the street, I’m hitting him'

LAS VEGAS – Belal Muhammad can’t wait to get his hands on Colby Covington.
Muhammad (18-3 MMA, 9-3 UFC) knows he has an opportunity to break into title contention with a …read more

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