After both Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington lost to Kamaru Usman, UFC Welterweight Colby Covington had the last laugh over his rivalry against former best friend and teammate at Covington’s former training center, Jorg Masvidal. covington and MasvidalWhen they first met, they saw in each other that opposites attract, and from there they took to standing on each other’s sides in each other’s struggles to support each other.
Colby Covington had his eye on the next name and maybe former UFC interim lightweight champion somewhere Dustin Poirier knew it would be him to the end and then Kamaru Usman. covington scored a five-round clinical decision victory over a former teammate Jorg Masvidal in one of the worst rivalries in UFC history at UFC 272 and is now ready to settle deals with another former teammate from Covington’s former training center American Top Team in Poirier.
Kamaru Usman believes Colby Covington could force the 3rd fight if he sells and punches Dustin Poirier forcefully as that would certainly be a bigger fight than colby fight guys like boy wonder or Belal. “I respect and appreciate the indifference. He builds himself and makes money, so I get that, but don’t expect to break the line when you have guys like Vicente in the department holding everyone else down.
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After calling in yet another teammate Dustin Poirier, Colby Covington appears to be becoming a massive deal with the company to fight it Dustin Poirier would be insane, especially considering how these two would sell the fight given their history. but Kamaru Usman confirmed that a win against dustin would not give colby a straight cut into a title fight as the top contenders in the welterweight division battle it out Belal Muhammad, Gilbert Burns, Chamzat Chimaev, and many more.
with Kamaru Usman Currently without hand surgery, he wants to come back and fight a mega fight Canelo Alvarez later this year. He firmly believes that he would beat him as he has the skills and fights IQ for it.
With so many potential matchups to come with Kamaru Usman, Colby Covington, Dustin Poirier, Conor McGregor and on top of that, it’s safe to say that fans would be treated to some of the best fights this year as most divisions are filled with Superstars.
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