Colby ‘Chaos’ Covington is one of the hottest attractions in the UFC. The former welterweight interim champion is always seen creating a buzz. As of 2021, he stands at #1 in the UFC welterweight rankings.
The American made his UFC debut in the year 2014, where he was up against Anying Wang at UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs Le. He won his UFC debut by technical knockout. The American fought Rafael dos Anjos on UFC 225 for the interim welterweight champion, winning via unanimous decision.
Then, Covington was one half of the main event of the UFC ESPN 5 card in which he faced the former welterweight champion, Robbie Lawler. He gave one of the best performances of his career, dominating Lawler for five straight rounds.
He challenged Kamaru Usman for the UFC welterweight gold at UFC 245 in December 2019. In what was one of the best welterweight title fights in promotional history, Covington lost in the fifth and final round via a TKO.
His last fight was against Tyron Woodley at UFC Fight Night: Covington vs Woodley, where he once again won the fight via technical knockout.
In the UFC, he has put together an 11-2 record.
‘Chaos’ Covington is also one of the most accomplished wrestlers in the UFC’s welterweight division. Moreover, he was the winner of the National junior college championship whilst at Oregon.
As a freshman, he was unbeatable and had a record of 34-0. Additionally. Covington became an NCAA All-American at Oregon State University. He also became a two-time Pac-10 conference champion.
‘Chaos’ made his debut in UFC back in 2014 in UFC 194. The former interim welterweight champion has a professional record of 16-2. Moreover, Covington has also made appearances on IMPACT Wrestling along with his teammates from American Top Team.
Colby has an unending gas tank. He pressures his opponents early in the fight with his volume striking and non-stop takedown threat.
|Weight/ Division||169 lbs (welterweight)|
|Active Win Streak||1|
|Estimated Net Worth||$2 million|
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