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Colby Covington explains why TJ Dillashaw will lose against Cory Sandhagen at UFC Vegas 32

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington explained why TJ Dillashaw will lose against Cory Sandhagen at this Saturday’s UFC Vegas 32 event. Dillashaw returns from a 30-month layoff this weekend when …read more

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Colby Covington sends a message to Ali Abdelaziz: “You’re not the matchmaker of the UFC”

UFC welterweight Colby Covington sent a message to Ali Abdelaziz, reminding him that “you’re not the matchmaker of the UFC.” Covington is expected to take on Abdelaziz’s client, UFC welterweight …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz sends a harrowing message out to Colby Covington: “He’s gonna get what he asked for very violently”

MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz sent a harrowing message out to Colby Covington, suggesting that “he’s gonna get what he asked for very violently.” Covington is the No. 1 contender in …read more

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Colby Covington Reveals When UFC Is Targeting Usman Rematch For

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington has provided an update on the planned date for his championship rematch against Kamaru Usman. The pair first met towards the back end of 2019. …read more

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‘He’s A Dead Man’

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UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington might be the most hated man in combat sports. In fact, “Chaos” …read more

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Kamaru Usman's manager: 'Racist scumbag' Colby Covington is 'a dead man walking'

LAS VEGAS – Kamaru Usman’s manager, Ali Abdelaziz, thinks it’s only a matter of time before the UFC welterweight champion puts an emphatic end to his rivalry with Colby Covington.
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Colby Covington believes Conor McGregor’s “pride and ego” will keep him in the fight game

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington believes Conor McGregor’s “pride and ego” will keep him in the fight game despite his leg injury. McGregor broke his leg against rival Dustin Poirier …read more

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Covington: If Poirier Doesn’t Fight Me, I’m His Daughter’s True Father

It isn’t getting any easier for Dustin Poirier to look the other way as Colby Covington makes things increasingly personal between them. Two years ago, around the time Colby “Chaos” …read more

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Colby Covington wants to settle “personal rivalry” with Dustin Poirier inside the Octagon

Colby Covington and Dustin Poirier haven’t liked each other for quite some time and now “Chaos” wants to settle their differences inside the Octagon. Covington and Poirier had a falling …read more

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Sad Covington Apes Mac, Mocks Mrs. Poirier

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UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington had to spend another weekend irate that nobody in MMA was paying attention to him, …read more

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Colby Covington interested in settling 'personal rivalry' with Dustin Poirier after 'fluke win' over Conor McGregor

It’s no secret Colby Covington wants the welterweight strap next, but he hopes to cross paths with Dustin Poirier down the line.
Covington (16-2 MMA, 11-2 UFC) attempted to rattle Poirier …read more

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Colby Covington reacts to “dirtbag” Dustin Poirier’s win over Conor McGregor at UFC 264: “Obviously, it was a fluke”

UFC welterweight Colby Covington said that “dirtbag” Dustin Poirier’s win over Conor McGregor in the main event of UFC 264 was “a fluke.” Poirier won the trilogy with McGregor on …read more

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Stephen Thompson reacts to Colby Covington making fun of his Wonderboy nickname | UFC 264 Media Day

No. 4 ranked welterweight Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson faces no. 2 ranked Gilbert Burns in the UFC 264 co-main event on Saturday.

On Wednesday, Thompson fielded question from the media …read more

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Stephen Thompson won't take bait from Colby Covington: 'I'm going to eat him up with niceness'

Stephen Thompson isn’t going to play Colby Covington’s game and get into a war of words.
Thompson (16-4-1 MMA, 11-4-1 UFC), who is currently focused on Saturday’s UFC 264 co-headliner with …read more

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Dana White thinks Leon Edwards should stay active: Jorge Masvidal 'probably the fight to make'

With UFC president Dana White reiterating that Colby Covington is the welterweight No. 1 contender, he’d like to see Leon Edwards finally face his rival.
Edwards (18-3 MMA, 10-2 UFC), who’s …read more

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Dustin Poirier Offers Response To Colby Covington’s Video

Dustin Poirier responds to Colby Covington’s video.
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Dustin Poirier clarifies response to Colby Covington's leaked sparring video: "That was a hard sparring session"

Colby Covington caused a stir by releasing sparring footage of Dustin Poirier ahead of his big trilogy fight against Conor McGregor at UFC 264.
On Tuesday, the former interim welterweight champion …read more

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Dustin Poirier responds after Colby Covington releases video of him dropping a sparring partner

Dustin Poirier has responded after Colby Covington released the video of “The Diamond” dropped a sparring partner. Over the past couple of weeks, Covington revealed he had a video of …read more

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Stephen Thompson grateful Gilbert Burns took UFC 264 fight, hopes victory secures title shot

UFC welterweight Stephen Thompson is looking to leapfrog Colby Covington as No. 1 contender with an impressive showing against Gilbert Burns.
Thompson (16-4-1 MMA, 11-4-1 UFC) meets fellow former title challenger …read more

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Masvidal & Sparring Partner React To Covington Releasing Poirier Video

Jorge Masvidal and a sparring partner have weighed in on Colby Covington’s video of Dustin Poirier.
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Jorge Masvidal steps in after Colby Covington releases Dustin Poirier video; sparring partner responds

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Jorge Masvidal was among several fighters defending Dustin Poirier after Colby Covington released footage of a sparring session just four …read more

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Fighters defend Dustin Poirier after Colby Covington leaks sparring video: 'Nothing dirty about it'

It’s UFC 264 fight week, and Colby Covington has stirred the pot.
On Tuesday, Covington released the previously teased video of Dustin Poirier dropping a teammate in sparring to his social media …read more

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Colby Covington shares video of Dustin Poirier dropping amateur during sparring, Jorge Masvidal reacts

Colby Covington shared a video of Dustin Poirier dropping an amateur fighter during sparring, and rival Jorge Masvidal reacted to it. Covington recently said that Poirier isn’t as nice of …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Targeting Fall Return, Open To Fighting Colby Covington

Jorge Masvidal is pushing for a return this fall, and he may be looking to fight Colby Covington. Masvidal was last seen in action back in April. He challenged Kamaru …read more

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Jorge Masvidal eyes comeback fight against Colby Covington or Nick Diaz

Jorge Masvidal is looking to return in the fall and has two names in mind. After Masvidal suffered a KO loss to Kamaru Uamsn for the welterweight title he said …read more

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Report: Masvidal Eyeing Nick Diaz, Colby Covington Next

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Jorge Masvidal appears to be eyeing fan-friendly fights vs. Nick Diaz and Colby Covington. Jorge Masvidal has …read more

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Colby Covington shares prediction for Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 3

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington shared his prediction for the upcoming Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier trilogy fight at UFC 264. Covington is a former teammate with Poirier at American …read more

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Michael Chiesa blasts “sh*t human being” Colby Covington: “He’s just sitting on the sidelines”

UFC welterweight contender Michael Chiesa blasted “sh*t human being” Colby Covington, saying that “he’s just sitting on the sidelines.” Chiesa takes on Vicente Luque at UFC 265 in August in …read more

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Colby Covington: Dustin Poirier ‘probably’ beats Conor McGregor at UFC 264, but ‘it’s not saying much to beat him anymore’

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There’s certainly no love lost between former teammates Colby Covington and Dustin Poirier. However, he’s still picking his foe to …read more

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Chiesa: ‘S—t human being’ Covington didn’t earn title shot, isn’t even a draw

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Michael Chiesa isn’t happy about the idea of Colby Covington getting an underserved title rematch. Michael Chiesa will face Vicente …read more

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Colby Covington: Conor McGregor Is Washed Up

The #1-ranked welterweight Colby Covington had a lot to say in the leadup to one of the biggest trilogies going down in the UFC on July 10. UFC 264: Poirier …read more

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Michael Chiesa Feels He Deserves Title Shot Over ‘Sh*t Human’ Covington

Michael Chiesa isn’t a fan of Colby Covington.
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Muhammad chasing fight with Covington

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Belal Muhammad would really like a fight against Colby Covington.  …read more

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Colby Covington slams welterweight “joke” Stephen Thompson: “He should probably just retire”

UFC welterweight Colby Covington slammed divisional rival Stephen Thompson, calling him a “joke” and saying “he should probably just retire.” Covington is set to face UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman …read more

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Colby Covington scoffs at Stephen Thompson’s title aspirations: ‘The guy is a joke, he should probably just retire’

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While the welterweight title picture seems to be leading toward a rematch between Kamaru Usman and Colby …read more

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Belal Muhammad Believes Covington Is Not Deserving Of A Title Shot

Belal Muhammad does not believe Colby Covington should be in the welterweight title mix. After impressing at UFC 263 by defeating UFC veteran Demain Maia via unanimous decision, Muhammad took …read more

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Belal Muhammad puts Colby Covington on blast: ‘The hatred I have for that guy is levels above Leon Edwards’

Belal Muhammad is not at all a fan of former UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington. UFC President Dana White has let it be known that “Chaos” is next in …read more

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Belal Muhammad wants Colby Covington next: 'You got your jaw broken and you've been sitting on the sidelines'

Belal Muhammad believes Colby Covington should be the odd man out of the UFC welterweight title picture.
With an impressive unanimous decision win over Demian Maia at UFC 263, Muhammad (19-3 …read more

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Video: Can Leon Edwards afford to wait for Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington winner?

Leon Edwards finds himself once again at a curious career decision point after beating Nate Diaz at UFC 263.
Edwards (19-3 MMA, 10-2 UFC), the British UFC welterweight contender, is unbeaten …read more

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Colby Covington rips Leon Edwards following Nate Diaz fight at UFC 263: “That fight was definitely not of importance to the division”

Colby Covington ripped Leon Edwards following the Nate Diaz fight at UFC 263, saying it “was definitely not of importance to the division.” Edwards won a unanimous decision over Diaz …read more

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Belal Muhammad wants five-round fight with whoever doesn't get title fight out of Leon Edwards and Colby Covington

Belal Muhammad thinks his win over Demian Maia warrants a big fight.
Muhammad (19-3 MMA, 10-3 UFC) notched a marquee win when he defeated former two-time title challenger Maia via unanimous …read more

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Covington Claims Edwards Isn’t Close To Title Shot After Win Over “Journeyman”

UFC welterweight Colby Covington says Leon Edwards isn’t close to a title opportunity after his win over Nate Diaz at UFC 263. Edwards recorded a unanimous decision victory over Diaz …read more

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Colby Covington shares prediction for UFC 263 co-main event, lambasts Diaz vs. Edwards

Colby Covington has shared a bold prediction for tonight’s UFC 263 co-headliner, this while trashing the events Nate Diaz vs. Leon Edwards fight. Diaz (20-12 MMA) will be returning to …read more

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Colby Covington trashes Leon Edwards for fighting Nate Diaz: “He likes to pick these easy fights with these guys that aren’t even relevant to the division”

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington trashed Leon Edwards for fighting Nate Diaz on Saturday at UFC 263, saying he picks “easy fights.” Edwards and Diaz meet for five rounds or …read more

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Edwards Questions Dana White’s Logic For Giving Covington Title Shot

Leon Edwards doesn’t understand why Dana White is giving the next welterweight title shot to Colby Covington. On the main card of UFC 263 in the first-ever, five-round non-title fight, …read more

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Edwards Will Smoke Diaz, Wait For Title Shot

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UFC President Dana White plans to give Colby Covington the next crack at reigning 170-pound champion Kamaru Usman, despite …read more

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Leon Edwards sounds off on Covington vs Usman 2: “I don’t know how Dana’s justifying giving Colby the title shot next”

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards has questioned the logic of Colby Covington getting the next shot at Kamaru Usman. Ever since losing to Usman back in December 2015, Edwards has …read more

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Leon Edwards: ‘I don’t know how Dana’s justifying giving Colby Covington the next title shot’

After a long layoff and a controversial no contest in his last fight, Leon Edwards has a clean slate when he faces UFC mainstay Nate Diaz in a five round …read more

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Dana White: Nate Diaz – Leon Edwards winner will be in line for a title shot

Top ranked welterweight Colby Covington is next to fight for a shot at the welterweight title according to UFC president Dana White. After that fight is made, the winner …read more

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White: Diaz Earns Title Shot By Beating Edwards

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The only thing standing between Nate Diaz vs. Kamaru Usman (or Colby Covington) is a victory over No. 3-ranked …read more

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Colby Covington claims he’s never heard of Khamzat Chimaev

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Colby Covington thinks the UFC is pushing Khamzat Chimaev way too …read more

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Colby Covington blasts “prick” Dustin Poirier for dropping and taunting an amateur in training

Colby Covington has blasted Dustin Poirier for allegedly dropping and taunting an amateur in training. Covington and Poirier used to train with each other at American Top Team. However, they …read more

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Colby Covington says he’s “never even heard of” Khamzat Chimaev: “Does this guy have a ranked win yet?”

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington says he’s “never even heard of” Khamzat Chimaev, asking “does this guy have a ranked win yet?” Covington is one of the top-ranked welterweights in …read more

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Colby Covington Argues Why Usman Isn’t The #1 P4P Fighter

Frustration has come to a boil as Colby Covington awaits his title rematch, and in the meantime, he took some verbal jabs at UFC champ Kamaru Usman. Kamaru Usman scored …read more

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Colby Covington says Tyron Woodley will throw the Jake Paul fight: “I think he’s just going to go out there and take a dive”

Colby Covington says rival Tyron Woodley will throw the Jake Paul fight, suggesting that “he’s just going to go out there and take a dive.” It was officially announced this …read more

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Colby Covington thinks Tyron Woodley is going to take a dive against Jake Paul: 'He's broke'

MIAMI – Colby Covington thinks Tyron Woodley will throw the Jake Paul fight.
Former UFC welterweight champion Woodley and Paul will square off in a boxing match Aug. 28 on Showtime …read more

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Colby Covington: ‘I think Tyron Woodley is going to take a dive against Jake Paul’

Top ranked UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington defeated former champion Tyron Woodley in his last outing in September 2020. He and Woodley were former training partners at American Top …read more

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Colby Covington details why he is no longer interested in fighting Jorge Masvidal

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington detailed why he is no longer interested in fighting his former friend and rival Jorge Masvidal. Covington and Masvidal were former teammates at American Top …read more

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Woodley vows to break records along with Paul’s jaw

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Tyron Woodley is looking forward to his opportunity to shut …read more

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Colby Covington slams ‘CEO of EPO’ Kamaru Usman for postponing rematch: “He probably wants a trilogy with Masvidal”

Colby Covington has taken a shot at rival Kamaru Usman for “postponing” their highly anticipated welterweight rematch. Ever since Usman knocked out Jorge Masvidal, fans have been ready to see …read more

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Colby Covington changes tune on Jorge Masvidal grudge match: 'Nothing for me to gain anymore'

MIAMI – Colby Covington no longer sees the appeal of fighting Jorge Masvidal.
The best friends-turned rivals seemingly have been on a collision course for a while, but it appears Covington …read more

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Report: Dana White confirms Usman vs. Covington rematch

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Will there be a repeat performance from Kamaru Usman …read more

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Colby Covington will be next for Kamaru Usman, says Dana White

Colby Covington and Kamaru Usman will be running it back. Ever since Usman knocked out Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261 many wondered who would be next for the welterweight champ. …read more

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Albert Tumenov comes to bat for GSP against Colby Covington: “Have you forgotten how I beat you in American Top Team sparring?”

Former UFC fighter Albert Tumenov has defended Georges St-Pierre after Colby Covington claimed the legend would be an “easy” fight for him. Tumenov was with the UFC between 2014 and …read more

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Colby Covington says Jake Paul is a joke, predicts Tyron Woodley will win boxing match

Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley will be YouTube sensation turned boxer Jake Paul’s first opponent under Paul’s newly signed Showtime Sports contract.

Former UFC interim welterweight champion and top contender …read more

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Colby Covington says he'd have easily beaten Georges St-Pierre: 'He was ahead of his time'

Colby Covington has no doubt he would have taken down the greatest welterweight of all time if they ever fought.
Never lacking in confidence, Covington (16-2 MMA, 11-2 UFC) was asked …read more

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Colby Covington Says Georges St-Pierre Would Be “Extremely Easy” Fight

UFC welterweight Colby Covington unsurprisingly favors himself in a potential matchup with Georges St-Pierre, saying the Canadian’s striking is “very kindergarten.” Former two-division champ St-Pierre (26-2) is widely regarded as …read more

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Colby Covington says George St-Pierre would have been an “extremely easy fight” for him

UFC welterweight Colby Covington says that a potential matchup against George St-Pierre would have been an “extremely easy fight” for him. Covington is one of the best welterweight fighters in …read more

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Colby Covington: ‘Georges St-Pierre would have been a very easy fight for me’

Former interim UFC welterweight champion Colby Covington believes that the sport of mixed martial arts. has evolved since some all-time greats ruled their divisions.

Covington (17-2) is the top ranked 170-pound …read more

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