Woodley went back at him often. Apr 02 2021 Colby Covington is ready to step in if anything happens in the UFCs upcoming welterweight title fight.
However with how crazy things have been over the last year Covington is staying ready.
Ufc Covington Next Fight. 2 days ago Colby Covington has declared himself the official backup for the upcoming welterweight title fight rematch between champion Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal at UFC. Instead his bitter rival Jorge Masvidal will rematch the champion. 13 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.
After new UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou knocked out Stipe Miocic in their rematch at UFC 260 the immediate attention shifted to a potential first title defense against former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. Jan 20 2021 UFC ufc January 20 2021. Sep 28 2020 By Farah Hannoun September 28 2020 1110 am.
Nov 10 2020 Colby Covington it seems is rejuvenated after his 5th round finish of former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley and is now actively seeking options for his next fight. 4 ranked welterweight Jorge Masvidal and UFC president Dana White has confirmed his interest in. Sep 19 2020 UFC Vegas 11.
Sep 20 2020 In 2017 with Woodley as UFC welterweight champion Covington began targeting Woodley with crude trash talk and social media memes in an attempt to get a title fight. Covington 16-2 MMA 11-2 UFC who currently doesnt have a fight. Kamaru Usman will defend his 170-pound title against Jorge Masvidal in the UFC 261 main event April 24 at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville Fla in front of a full-capacity crowd.
Colby Covington added that whoever wins the fight in May will end up getting whopped in their next fight. Covington has been linked to a potential bout with No. 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.
Feb 16 2021 By Farah Hannoun February 16 2021 1120 am. The UFC pivoted to an Edwards-Diaz. Covington also thinks that both men competing in the UFC.
However Jones and UFC President Dana White have. When looking at the division it would make sense to have Covington fight the winner. Colby Covington is not interested in fighting Leon Edwards.
2 days agoThree months after Usman defeated Masvidal at UFC 251 Colby Covington made his return to the Octagon for a fight with former division champion Tyron Woodley. 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. Chaos ultimately emerged victorious by way of fifth-round TKO over T-Wood that night and proceeded to call for a rematch with Kamaru Usman.
Covington vs Woodley live results winner interviews and more from Las Vegas NV at the UFC Apex. After reports emerged that the promotion was. Mar 15 2021 Covington hasnt fought since dominating former champ Tyron Woodley in September 2020 in a five-round stoppage win.
Apr 02 2021 It was also Usmans third title defense a stretch that includes a fifth-round TKO of Covington at UFC 245. Official or not Covington is treating the next few weeks like a fight. 10 hours agoCOLBY COVINGTON offered to be back-up for Jorge Masvidal or Kamaru Usman in case anybody gets cold feet at UFC 261.
Apr 02 2021 Jon Jones expects Dana White to meet financial demands for Francis Ngannou fight. Covington has not competed since he challenged Kamaru Usman for the welterweight strap back in Decembera fight he lost by fifth-round TKO. Covington vs Woodley Fight Results UFC Vegas 11.
According to that same Submission Radio interview Covington was recently offered. Either fight would be massive for the promotion. Covington – who lost to welterweight king Usman in December 2019 – was overlooked for another shot at the title.
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. Colby Covington believes that he is the next in line to face the winner of UFC 261. Colby Covington confirms there have been talks with the UFC for him to fight Jorge Masvidal next.
Photo by Todd LussierZuffa LLC In the unfortunate event that UFC. Apr 02 2021 Covington the UFC 261 backup.