Rising welterweight contender Belal Muhammad extended his undefeated streak to eight fights with a unanimous decision victory over Vicente Luque, then turned his sights on outspoken former interim champion Colby Covington.
Michael Bisping breaks down potential Khamzat Chimaev-Colby Covington clash: ‘It’s gonna get out of control!’
UFC Hall of Famer Michael Bisping runs the rule over a potential clash between Khamzat Chimaev and Colby Covington, and also offers a potential next matchup for Gilbert Burns.
"I think the only thing that makes sense is for me to get in the gym, me to get into track and field and just get after it."
"I let the emotions get the best of me, but it was still dominant. I just showed how good I was, that I am the No. 1 fighter in the world for a reason, and it wasn’t even competitive tonight."
The bad blood may live on, but bragging rights sit firmly with Colby Covington after the former interim welterweight champion dominated rival Jorge Masvidal in the main event of UFC 272.
"In this sport sometimes you get to punch somebody in the face you genuinely don't like and get paid for it. What a feeling!"
On Episode 5 of UFC 272 Embedded, Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal trade shots at the pre-fight press conference before locking eyes in the first big faceoff of fight week in Las Vegas.
UFC 272 weigh-in results: Covington and Masvidal on weight and ready ahead of Las Vegas grudge match
Welterweight rivals Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal hit exactly the same weight at the official weigh-ins ahead of their keenly-anticipated grudge match at UFC 272.