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Mike Brown Unable To Corner Jorge Masvidal At UFC 251 Due To Positive COVID-19 Test

American Top Team head coach Mike Brown will not be in the corner of Jorge Masvidal at UFC 251. Masvidal is set to challenge UFC welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman, on July 11. The action will be held on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. "Gamebred" is stepping in on short notice...

Colby Covington Says Complaints From Teammates Led To ATT Departure

Colby Covington is speaking out on his departure from American Top Team. Covington has always expressed his loyalty to ATT head honcho Dan Lambert but things just became too hostile in the Coconut Creek gym. Since going full tilt with his MAGA persona, Covington has drawn the ire of many,...

Colby Covington Blasts Jorge Masvidal & Dustin Poirier Following ATT Departure

Colby Covington wasn't about to hold his tongue after exiting American Top Team. Covington has revealed his departure from ATT. He claims that he's in the business of Colby Covington and no one else. Gilbert Burns told TSN's Aaron Bronsteter that "Chaos" has been training at MMA Masters in South...

UFC Welterweight Colby Covington Leaves American Top Team

Colby Covington is no longer training at American Top Team. Covington made it clear that he was loyal to Dan Lambert but he's admitted that things are a bit hostile at ATT. That's because ever since Covington went full tilt with his MAGA shtick, he's gone as far as to...

Din Thomas Explains Why He Left American Top Team

Back in March, Din Thomas announced that he was leaving American Top Team. Fast forward to May and Thomas has detailed his decision to leave one of MMA's elite gyms. Thomas is a well-respected coach and looked to be a mainstay at ATT. The former UFC lightweight felt it was...

Joanna Jedrzejczyk Fires Back At Colby Covington: ‘He’s A Dirty Guy’

Joanna Jedrzejczyk has responded to Colby Covington's latest dig. Covington is known to get under the skin of many fighters. "Chaos" has even taken aim at competitors outside of his weight class such as Jon Jones. One thing that Covington has taken significant heat for is blasting his own teammates....

Dan Lambert Implements Gag Order On Trash Talk Between ATT Teammates

American Top Team owner Dan Lambert is putting a stop to trash talk among teammates in his gym. Former interim UFC welterweight champion Colby Covington has drawn the ire of many, including his teammates Jorge Masvidal, Dustin Poirier, and Joanna Jedrzejczyk. While Covington has made amends with Poirier, he still...

Derrick Lewis Says American Top Team Thinks They’ve Figured Him Out

Derrick Lewis believes the folks at American Top Team feel they have a formula to beat him. Lewis is scheduled to take on Ilir Latifi on Feb. 8 at UFC 247. Lewis will have the crowd by his side in Houston as he resides in Cypress, Texas. Latifi had competed...

ATT Coach: I Would Prefer Not To See Jorge Masvidal vs. Colby Covington

American Top Team head coach Mike Brown wishes the circumstances were different with Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington. Masvidal and Covington are teammates at ATT and used to be friends. That relationship has soured significantly. The cracks were showing publicly when Covington had backhanded compliments for Masvidal. "Chaos" finally unleashed...

Coach: Covington vs. Masvidal Is A Good Problem For American Top Team

Colby Covington vs. Jorge Masvidal could very well come to fruition someday and coach Mike Brown believes that's a good thing. Covington and Masvidal were once friends, but it appears those days are over. "Chaos" said that Masvidal wasn't being a true friend and claimed he only got chummy when...

Colby Covington Admits He May Have To Leave American Top Team

Colby Covington is currently in a feud with American Top Team teammates, Jorge Masvidal, and Dustin Poirier. It has gotten so bad that Poirier said 'it's on sight' if he sees him, while "Chaos" admits a brawl could very well happen. Given the heat between teammates, Colby Covington admits...

Colby Covington Believes ‘There Might Be A Brawl At ATT’

Colby Covington has been taking heat from Jorge Masvidal and Dustin Poirier. "Chaos" has been taking shots at both of them saying Masvidal is a 'journeyman' fighter and predicted Poirier would lose to Nurmagomedov because he can't stuff a takedown. After UFC 242, Poirier then said he doesn't sell...

Robbie Lawler Reveals Real Reason He Left ATT

Much has been made about Robbie Lawler's highly-publicized departure from American Top Team (ATT). In fact, it seems to be the main source of drama and buildup heading into the former champion's bout with Colby Covington at this weekend's UFC Newark. ATT faithful Covington claimed Lawler left the gym that...

Colby Covington: Robbie Lawler Turned His Back On ATT Over A Picture

They say a picture is worth a thousand words and if Colby Covington is to be believed, then a picture is to blame for Robbie Lawler's exit from American Top Team. Covington is scheduled to clash with Lawler on Aug. 3. The bout will headline UFC Newark inside the Prudential...

American Top Team Says There’s No Affiliation With Cesar Sayoc

American Top Team and Combat Night have denied any affiliation to package bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc. Sayoc is a suspect in a case that has seen top political leaders in the democratic party receive bomb packages. Sayoc's van was found covered in many pro-Donald Trump and anti-democratic stickers. What stuck out...