Colby Covington hoped to get his second probability at Kamaru Usman in the primary occasion of UFC 251.

Ultimately, the welterweight title shot went to Jorge Masvidal after Gilbert Burns was compelled to withdraw from the initially scheduled welterweight title combat to christen “Battle Island” this Saturday evening. “Chaos” isn’t essentially shocked by this previous weekend’s growth, and even believes he understands why Usman in the end agreed to the combat with Masvidal.

Covington joined MMA Preventing’s Mike Heck for an unique interview to debate the brand new UFC 251 headliner, whether or not or not he was an choice to take the combat, how he sees the combat taking part in out, being able to problem for the title subsequent no matter who wins, leaving American High Group to start out his personal squad, if he believes he’ll combat in 2020 with the state of the promotion, and rather more.