‘The Kid With The Little P*b*s On His Face’ – Colby Covington Trolls Jake Paul

Published 06/04/2021, 9:28 AM EDT
NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 03: Colby Covington is interviewed after his victory over Robbie Lawler in their welterweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at the Prudential Center on August 3, 2019 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)


The infamous Jake Paul and former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley will clash in a professional boxing match on August 28, 2021. The #1 UFC welterweight contender, Colby Covington, shared his thoughts on this intriguing matchup. In doing so, Covington trolled the ‘Problem Child’.

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Besides being the UFC welterweight title challenger, Covington is well-known for his trolls. He has trolled several well-known UFC athletes such as the current UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman, former teammate Jorge Masvidal, and more. Recently, Covington took a dig at Paul and made fun of his beard.

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In a recent interview with Helen Yee Sports, Covington was asked to share his thoughts on this intriguing matchup between Paul and Woodley. That is when Covington made fun of Paul’s beard.

‘Chaos’ said – “Speaking of Snake Paul. I mean, Jake Paul, dude, you got little pubes on your head. If you wanna learn to grow a real beard, like a real man over here, just come talk to the king. The king of chaos, America’s champ, Donald Trump’s favorite fighter”.

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Colby Covington also took a dig on his former rival Tyron Woodley

It’s not a secret that Covington dislikes Woodley. The pair once clashed inside the octagon at UFC Fight Night: Covington vs. Woodley on September 19, 2020. Covington won the fight via TKO in the fifth round.

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – SEPTEMBER 19: (R-L) Colby Covington punches Tyron Woodley in their welterweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on September 19, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

Even after giving Woodley his third consecutive loss, Covington still dislikes his former rival. Before he trolled Paul, Covington also took a dig on ‘The Chosen One’.

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In the same interview, ‘Chaos’ said – “I am Tyron Woodley’s father. I am his legal guardian. So, I haven’t signed off on giving him permission to fight that little YouTube kid”.

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Covington is as great in trash talking as he is inside the octagon. It’s not the first time that Covington trolled Woodley and Paul, and it probably won’t be the last time.

What do you make of the #1 UFC welterweight contender, Colby Covington’s comments on Paul and Woodley?

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Arman Khan is a UFC author for EssentiallySports. He began following combat sports when Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor competed in 'The Money Fight' in 2017. 'The Notorious' attracted Arman to the UFC and he became an ardent fan of professional fighting as he could draw parallels with the action from his combat sports experience and break down techniques such as striking and striking defense lucidly for the casual fans.

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