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Leon Edwards has had ample of Colby Covington.
The UFC welterweight is ready for Covington to build up or shut up and face him in the Octagon.
“He talks all this sh-t on social media, but he does not are looking to fight,” he suggested ESPN’s Ariel Helwani. “He makes excuses as to why he does not are looking to fight. Then step up and pause being a b—h. Let’s salvage this work.”
Edwards, 29, is 18-3 in his skilled MMA profession, though he hasn’t fought since July 2019 when he defeated Rafael dos Anjos. He’s won his closing eight fights, with his closing loss coming to most up-to-date welterweight champion Kamaru Usman in 2015.
The 32-one year-dilapidated Covington, who moreover misplaced to Usman in 2019, is 16-2 in his MMA profession and closing defeated Tyron Woodley in September.