Looks like a UFC megastar Jorg Masvidal finally got the price he paid for trying to settle his bad blood with a bitter rival Colby Covington outside of the competition of cage fighting. Masvidal knocked out Covington in a physical altercation outside Papi Steak Restaurant in Miami, Fla on Monday evening, as a result of which several people, including entourage and law enforcement officials, were involved.
Masvidal and Covington were best friends for almost 8 years before things got salty and uproar over Covington not paying Masvidal’s coach escalated to such an extent that both were kicked out of their training studio. American top team, after which only Masvidal came back. Covington, however, agreed MMA master in Florida. The 2 then crashed into each other UFC272the fight that gave Covington the unanimous decision win due to his batting pace and pressure in wrestling.
Jorge Masvidal is facing possible criminal offenses for breaking Colby Covington’s tooth
Now according to the reports received from MMA Fighting SBN, Masvidal fractured Colby Covington’s tooth in a report that pinned Masvidal as a potential suspect, and Covington’s name was redacted. However, multiple MMA Fighting sources confirmed that Covington is the alleged victim. Because of this, Masvidal is likely to face criminal charges over that altercation.
Accordingly ESPNMMA correspondent Mike Coppingers Items- “According to the victim Masvidal ran up from the left and hit him twice. One hit hit his mouth and the other hit his left eye. during the attack The victim claims Masvidal said, “You shouldn’t have talked about my kids.” Masvidal repeated a similar statement on social media.”
In the further report, Covington added that he saw “three or four other unknown men” approaches him in one “aggressive manner”, so he pushed away before running “Back to the Papi Steak restaurant, where he contacted the police.” [h/t ESPN MMA]
What do you think of this incident that has Masvidal now facing legal trouble for his aggressive behavior towards Covington? Masvidal definitely had his chance on the big stage at UFC 272 and he may not have been able to avenge all the grudges he had against Covington, but it’s Covington’s personality to play the worst person on the mic at press conferences, which pays off. Do you think personalities like Covington’s shouldn’t be taken seriously, or was Masvidal right when he proved that no matter what, you should never talk about someone’s children?
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