UFC welterweight Colby Covington is highly infamous for being a bit controversial. While many fans and pundits also consider him to be quick witted, extremely smart and also think of him as one of the best trash-talkers currently in the UFC. “Chaos” has often generated a lot of sensation by controversial interviews and also via his social media updates. Covington was recently a guest on The MMA India Show and had some rather interesting comments about fellow MMA fighters and even about the UFC president, Dana White.
Covington created a huge controversy by calling Brazilians “filthy animals” and Brazil to be a ‘dump’ in his post-fight interview after defeating Demian Maia in Brazil at UFC Fight Night 119. He has since been gaining a lot of attention even from the main-stream media for his statements.
As a guest on The MMA India Show, the American Top Team fighter was asked to describe a bunch of fighters, people and even the UFC president in a few words. Needless to say, “Triple C” had some really controversial yet interesting answers. Here’s the what he had to say about the following people:
On Tyron Woodley: “Gossip, diva, bitch!”
On Rafael dos Anjos: “Fake. Nerd. Little lightweight”
On Stephen Thompson: “Choirboy”
On Darren Till: “Never heard of him”
On Neil Mangny: “Who’s that?”
On Robbie Lawler: “A thing of the past”
On Rory Macdonald: “Absurd. Sucking. Nerd.”
On Brazilians: “Filthy animals”
On Brazil: “Dump”
On Colby Covington: “The greatest fighter to ever grace the UFC”
On Dana White: “The best promoter in the game”
Covington’s comments surely won’t go unnoticed. It’s still to be seen how the fighters in question react to Covington’s comments.