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Lambert Confirms Colby Covington Training At MMA Masters

American Top Team Owner Dan Lambert revealed that Colby Covington is training at MMA Masters ahead of his Sept. 19 fight against Tyron Woodley. "Colby's not at our gym anymore, he's been doing his own thing," Lambert told MMA News. "He's got "Team Colby" going on. He's doing some...

ATT Owner Feels Joanna Jedrzejczyk Will Only Return For UFC Title Bout

American Top Team owner Dan Lambert isn't sold on Joanna Jedrzejczyk stepping back inside the Octagon unless she gets another UFC title opportunity. Jedrzejczyk is coming off a "Fight of the Year" contender against UFC strawweight champion Weili Zhang. Jedrzejczyk ended up losing the bout via split decision. Since that...

ATT Owner Didn’t Want Jorge Masvidal To Take Kamaru Usman Bout On Short Notice

American Top Team owner Dan Lambert admits he tried to talk Jorge Masvidal out of taking a short notice fight with Kamaru Usman. Usman was set to put his UFC welterweight championship on the line against Gilbert Burns in the main event of UFC 251. That plan went awry when...

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...

Dan Lambert Says Claressa Shields Would Get Smashed By Amanda Nunes In MMA Fight

American Top Team owner, Dan Lambert is uninterested in seeing Claressa Shields crossover to MMA and fight Amanda Nunes. Lambert knows it is building hype, yet he knows it would not be a close fight and Nunes would dominate the boxing champion. “Claressa would probably get smashed,” Lamber told...

ATT Owner: Colby Covington Didn’t Lose Confidence After UFC 245 Loss

Colby Covington may have fallen short in his bid for the undisputed UFC welterweight gold but his manager insists that the confidence isn't lost. Covington took on Kamaru Usman for the 170-pound title this past Saturday night (Dec. 14). "Chaos" was brash and in full MAGA form to generate a...

ATT Owner Expects Weili Zhang vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk In Early 2020

American Top Team head honcho Dan Lambert believes Joanna Jedrzejczyk will receive a strawweight title shot against Weili Zhang in early 2020. Jedrzejczyk trains at ATT and is looking to get back to championship status. She's coming off a one-sided unanimous decision victory over Michelle Waterson and seems to be...

ATT Owner Weighs In On Colby Covington’s Remarks On Glenn Robinson’s Death

Dan Lambert has given his take on Colby Covington's controversial comment on the death of Glenn Robinson. Robinson founded the Blackzilians and was UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman's manager. Robinson passed away last year. Covington appeared on Submission Radio earlier this year and said the following. ”I mean, he was...

Quote: Colby Covington’s Shtick More Effective When He’s Winning

Colby Covington's shtick has certainly gotten under the skin of many, but it has certainly been effective. Covington is set to challenge Kamaru Usman for the UFC welterweight championship on Dec. 14. The bout will headline UFC 245 inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. This will be Covington's...

ATT Owner: I’d Have Jorge Masvidal Fight Conor McGregor Next

Dan Lambert admits that he'd like Jorge Masvidal to take the biggest money fight possible, and he believes that would be against Conor McGregor. Masvidal's stock has never been higher. Following brutal knockout wins against Darren Till and Ben Askren, Masvidal entered his highest-profile bout to date. He went one-on-one...

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...

Jedrzejczyk Promised Another UFC Title Shot With Win Over Waterson, Says Dan Lambert

America Top Team head honcho Dan Lambert claims Joanna Jedrzejczyk is one win away from another UFC strawweight title bout. Jedrzejczyk is scheduled to take on Michelle Waterson on Oct. 12 at a UFC event in San Francisco. The card will air live on ESPN+. Jedrzejczyk will be looking to...

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...

Dan Lambert Says Colby Covington & Jorge Masvidal Are No Longer Training Together

Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal are best friends and had trained together all the time. Yet, that is no longer the case as according to American Top Team owner, Dan Lambert says the two do not train together. “No. Jorge and Colby aren’t training together anymore. They are in the...

ATT Founder: Amanda Nunes Could Be MMA’s GOAT – Male Or Female

There's no doubting that Amanda Nunes is one of the most dominant fighters in MMA today. The UFC women's featherweight and bantamweight champion is simply looking flawless. Her last two fights prove that beyond a doubt. She shockingly knocked out women's MMA legend Cris Cyborg in only 51 seconds to...