Tyron Woodley Rips Colby Covington For His ‘Pity Celebration’ • MMA News
Tyron Woodley isn’t feeling sorry for Colby Covington.
Many thought an Final Combating Championship (UFC) welterweight title bout between champion Woodley and Covington was within the bag. At a time, Covington was the interim welterweight champion and he developed a feud with “The Chosen One.” Provided that Woodley isn’t a powerful draw on his personal, many believed this match-up would herald some stable pay-per-view numbers.
Tyron Woodley Sheds Few Tears For Colby Covington
UFC president Dana White expressed his discontent with Covington for present process nasal surgical procedure as an alternative of combating Woodley at UFC 228 again in Sept. 2018. The title combat ended up going to Kamaru Usman. Talking to The Mac Life, Woodley defined why he has no sympathy for Covington (through MMAMania.com):
”I feel it’s hilarious he’s making an attempt to get a pity celebration like somebody’s going to return to his rescue. All people’s laughing at him. It’s humorous that Colby had all that s**t to say. He had many probabilities to combat me and Dana lastly, like I’m at all times getting referred to as out, however for the primary time Dana referred to as him out, Colby had an opportunity to combat me in September and he didn’t do it. So … you’ll be able to solely take his f**king act for therefore lengthy, finally individuals are going to see what the true deal is.”
Woodley vs. Usman is ready to happen on March 2 within the co-main occasion of UFC 235. If all goes nicely, Jon Jones will defend his mild heavyweight gold in opposition to Anthony Smith in the principle occasion. Stick to MMA News for the most recent updates on UFC 235.
Did you assume the UFC made the appropriate name reserving Tyron Woodley vs. Kamaru Usman as an alternative of Woodley vs. Colby Covington?