Jorge Masvidal wants to fight against Nick Diaz or Colby Covington
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Jorge Masvidal wants to fight against Nick Diaz or Colby Covington

The former contender for the UFC welterweight title, Jorge Masvidal, intends to return to the octagon in October or November. Among the rivals, the fighter is considering the candidacies of his compatriots Nick Diaz and Colby Covington. This was reported by the well-known journalist Ariel Helvani, referring to the manager of the fighter Abe Kawa….

Stephen Thompson explained why Colby Covington does not deserve a rematch with Kamaru Usman
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Stephen Thompson explained why Colby Covington does not deserve a rematch with Kamaru Usman

Stephen Thompson doesn’t agree with the UFC’s choice for Kamaru Usman’s next title defense. UFC president Dana White has reiterated that Colby Covington (16-2 MMA, 11-2 UFC) is next in line for welterweight champion Usman (19-1 MMA, 14-0 UFC) and the pair are projected to run things back before the end of the year. But…

Stephen Thompson considers himself an uncomfortable rival for Kamaru Usman
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Stephen Thompson considers himself an uncomfortable rival for Kamaru Usman

UFC rated welterweight Stephen Thompson is confident that if he manages to split the octagon with Kamaru Usman, then the reigning champion of the division will face great difficulties. Stephen Thompson says he’s a “bad matchup” for UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman if the two ever end up fighting inside the Octagon. Thompson is the…

Kamaru Usman is ready to fight Nate Diaz
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Kamaru Usman is ready to fight Nate Diaz

As the UFC’s reigning champion at 170 pounds, Kamaru Usman has his pick of challengers, and he’s not counting out one of the promotion’s most popular fighters. On Tuesday, Nate Diaz tweeted out an incredulous reaction to the yet-to-be-booked rematch between Usman and Colby Covington, writing, “Who dis guy fighting next? Someone he already koed,”…

Colby Covington: “Kamaru Usman hoping for ‘Alien Invasion’ to duck rematch”
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Colby Covington: “Kamaru Usman hoping for ‘Alien Invasion’ to duck rematch”

Former UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington has been named the No. 1 UFC welterweight title challenger by the promotion. But he claims champ Kamaru Usman is ducking him yet again. It’s a deal Covington negotiated directly with UFC President Dana White and Chief Business Officer Hunter Campbell, he said, because he doesn’t want to…

Colby Covington, Lauren Murphy, Terrance McKinney and Eryk Anders. What the Heck in Episode 63. Video
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Colby Covington, Lauren Murphy, Terrance McKinney and Eryk Anders. What the Heck in Episode 63. Video

On this week’s episode of What the Heck, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck talking with UFC welterweight Colby Covington (7:24) to give an update on the negotiations for the rematch with Kamaru Usman, discusses when and where the fight could happen, Leon Edwards’ win at UFC 263 against Nate Diaz and why he believes he won’t…

Dana White offers Leon Edwards a fight against Jorge Masvidal
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Dana White offers Leon Edwards a fight against Jorge Masvidal

As we previously reported, British mixed martial artist Leon Edwards after a fight with Nate Diaz said that he wants to meet the UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman in the next fight. The president of the organization, Dana White, reacted to Leon’s words, saying that Usman will next fight against Colby Covington, and Edwards offers…

Leon Edwards is confident that he will stop Kamaru Usman
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Leon Edwards is confident that he will stop Kamaru Usman

British mixed martial artist Leon Edwards believes that Nigerian welterweight champion Kamaru Usman has improved significantly since their fight, as evidenced by the early victories over Colby Covington, Gilbert Burns and Jorge Masvidal. Yet, according to Edwards, in these victories, Usman has acquired overconfidence and will be punished for this during their rematch, if it…