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.
On Episode 4 of UFC 272 Embedded, Colby Covington dresses to impress ahead of his media obligations, Bryce Mitchell introduces himself to the rest of the card and Jorge Masvidal takes some pre-fight cryotherapy at the UFC PI.
Colby Covington turned his pre-fight trash talk up to 11 during UFC 272 media day, as he dragged Jorge Masvidal's wife and children into the mix during a bitter rant at his opponent.
Jorge Masvidal teases UFC 272 gameplan for Colby Covington: ‘It starts violent and ends even more violent’
Jorge Masvidal was in cool, calm mood at UFC 272 media day as he explained his plans for Colby Covington on fight night in Las Vegas.
On Episode 3 of UFC 272 Embedded, Colby Covington brings the energy as his fight week obligations get underway, while a frustrated Rafael Dos Anjos gets a late-notice replacement to keep him on the card.