The two top welterweights met in the main event of UFC Fight Island 8. Sep 28 2020 Colby Covington confirms there have been talks with the UFC for him to fight Jorge Masvidal next.
The former interim welterweight champion last fought back in September when he dominated Tyron Woodley.
Ufc Colby Covington Next Fight. 6 hours agoNow Luque has his sights set on Jorge Masvidal – if Masvidal loses to champion Kamaru Usman later in April – and Colby Covington. He won the fight via unanimous decision. Jorge Masvidal 2 New 15 comments By Alexander K.
15 rows Colby Covington Tyron Woodley 0 0 78 34 3 1 0 0 UFC Fight Night. Sep 20 2020 Covington keeps up pressure in main event vs. After the fight was over the UFC attempted to book Covington against Jorge Masvidal 35-14.
Covington faced Dong Hyun Kim on June 17 2017 at UFC Fight Night 111. Paul faces retired UFC welterweight Askren on April 17 at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. Tyron Woodley at UFC Fight Night.
Covington also thinks that both men competing in the UFC. Jun 17 2020 UFC President Dana White has shed some light on the difficulties hes had getting former welterweight title challenger Colby Covington back into the cage. Jan 20 2021 The controversial Colby Covington has a new potential opponent.
The promotion wanted the two to fight and coach The Ultimate. Masvidal is a guy that I wanted to fight. Colby Covington is hoping.
Colby Covington recently spoke about the promotions bizarre decision in an interview with Helen Yee. Covingtons next bout was against Bryan Barberena on December 17 2016 at UFC on Fox 22. Apr 02 2021 COLBY COVINGTON called Jake Paul an embarrassment to society and hopes Ben Askren shuts his mouth.
Feb 16 2021 Colby Covington. 11 hours agoColby Covington says hes ready to step in as a replacement in case Jorge Masvidal or Kamaru Usman fail to show up at UFC 261. Woodley 028 Colby Covington stays on the offensive in his main event fight vs.
Colby Covington added that whoever wins the fight in May will end up getting whopped in their next fight. Former UFC Welterweight interim champion Colby Covington has expressed his interest in being the backup fighter for the upcoming UFC 261 main event rematch between Kamaru Usman and. 2 days agoColby Covington has declared himself the official backup for the upcoming welterweight title fight rematch between champion Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal at UFC.
The UFC pivoted to an Edwards-Diaz. Covington next faced promotional newcomer Max Griffin on August 20 2016 at UFC 202. Apr 02 2021 Colby Covington plans to show up at UFC 261 to be backup guy for Kamaru Usman vs.
Mar 31 2021 The promotion had hoped to book Edwards to face Colby Covington next but couldnt get Covington to agree to the fight for undisclosed reasons sources said. Covington has not competed since he challenged Kamaru Usman for the welterweight strap back in Decembera fight he lost by fifth-round TKO. Jeff BottariZuffa LLCGetty Images It appears Leon Edwards wait for his next bout will continue after Colby Covington has expressed a strong disinterest in fighting him.
Feb 16 2021 Colby Covington is not interested in fighting Leon Edwards. Photo by Todd LussierZuffa LLC In the unfortunate event that UFC. He won the fight via TKO in the third round.
After Edwards fight with Khamzat Chimaev fell through for the third time last week UFC president Dana White said hes looking to match Edwards 18-3 MMA 10-2 UFC with former interim welterweight champion Covington 16-2 MMA 11-2 UFC in a No. Apr 02 2021 Colby Covington 16-2 has been waiting patiently for another shot at the UFC welterweight title. Lee AlexanderKLee Apr 2.
2 days agoUnfortunately for Covington his requests for a rematch with Usman fell on deaf ears as Dana White and company ultimately proceeded with booking The Nigerian Nightmare in a rematch with Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261 instead. After reports emerged that the promotion was targeting a rematch between Masvidal and Nate Diaz.