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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 fans will simply never agree on. But following Colby Covington’s victory over Tyron Woodley last September, there was one thing...

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. In the interview, Kamaru Usman comes to the realization that the welterweight contender should remain busy and fight if...

Kamaru Usman Explains Why He Is Rematching Masvidal & Not Covington

Kamaru Usman is putting his cards on the table as to why he will be fighting Jorge Masvidal in the UFC 261 main event and not Colby Covington. After it was announced that UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman will be making his next title defense against Jorge Masvidal, a question...

Colby Covington Eager To Serve As Unofficial Backup for Usman/Masvidal

Colby Covington is ready and willing to step in as a replacement for Kamaru Usman or Jorge Masvidal if needed. In today’s COVID-ridden MMA space, the term “replacement fighter” hits a little bit differently. You truly never know when a fight might be canceled or postponed and thus when a...

Tyron Woodley Opens Up On The Pain Of Losing To Colby Covington

Tyron Woodley is openly admitting just how painful it is to be on the losing end of a fight against Colby “Chaos” Covington. The feud between Tyron Woodley and Colby Covington goes back years. Specifically, it began not long after Covington turned into a bonafide heel around the time he...

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 for both Leon Edwards and the UFC brass to step in and face Edwards in the UFC Vegas 21...

Leon Edwards Wants Colby Covington Next With Title Shot Off The Table

Leon Edwards is hoping to fight Colby Covington next time out. In the main event of UFC Vegas 21 last Saturday, Edwards made his long-awaited return to the Octagon to face short notice replacement, Belal Muhammad. In the first round, the Englishman had a ton of success and landed a...

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 around in his karate van with karate kids, and he watches cartoons." Although Covington was making fun of Thompson, the welterweight...

Colby Covington Blasts Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson & Gilbert Burns

Colby Covington doesn't appear to be interested in fighting Stephen Thompson or Gilbert Burns. Covington, who has not fought since he TKO'd Tyron Woodley in the fifth round, has been holding out for a title shot. Yet, with Kamaru Usman set to rematch Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261, many pundits...

Matchmaking The Top Of UFC’s Welterweight Division After UFC Vegas 21

In the main event of UFC Vegas 21, Leon Edwards was making his return against Belal Muhammad. The hope was the fight would add some clarity to the top of the crowded welterweight division, but that is far from the case. Early on in the fight, Edwards was having a...

Covington Gives Uncensored, NSFW Details On Recent Fight Negotiations

Colby Covington is not known to have a filter when placed in front of a camera, and he certainly continued to live up to that reputation and then some when discussing some details behind his recent fight negotiations. Last Saturday at UFC Vegas 21, Leon Edwards took on Belal Muhammad...

Leon Edwards: Colby Covington Doesn’t Want To Work For Title Shot

Leon Edwards does not believe that Colby Covington is willing to earn another world title shot the hard way. This Saturday night at UFC Vegas 21, Leon Edwards will look to punch his ticket to the front of the welterweight contender’s line when he headlines against Belal “Remember the Name”...

Covington: Masvidal Is A Coward For Using False Six Days’ Notice Excuse

Colby Covington is joining Gilbert Burns in calling out Jorge Masvidal for citing his six days’ notice as a key reason behind his loss to Kamaru Usman at UFC 251. Following his loss to Kamaru Usman at UFC 251, Jorge Masvidal made it clear at the post-fight press conference that...

Gilbert Burns Continues To Call Out Covington For #1-Contender Fight

Gilbert Burns wants Colby Covington next and is continuing to push for the fight. After Gilbert Burns suffered a third-round TKO loss to Kamaru Usman for the welterweight title, he set his sights on Covington. He made it clear it was a fight that makes sense and he know has...

Usman: Covington Made Huge Mistake Turning Down Edwards Fight

Kamaru Usman believes that Colby Covington chose poorly when he elected to decline a #1-contender fight against Leon Edwards. After Khamzat Chimaev fell out of his scheduled fight against Leon Edwards for the second time, the UFC immediately looked at Colby Covington as a potential replacement. The only problem being...