Colby Covington is Expecting a Call For Short Notice Bout With Kamaru Usman
By FCF Staff
Following the news that Gilbert Burns will no longer fight Kamaru Usman at UFC 251, Colby Covington’s made it clear he’s expecting a phone call.
Burns was booked to fight the welterweight champ in the main event of the July 11th card, but recently he confirmed he’s tested positive for COVID-19. Following that news, Covington tweeted out the comments and image below.
You know who they’re gonna call Marty and it ain’t the Ghostbusters Junior! 🇺🇸🦅🇺🇸 pic.twitter.com/9RgHd4Cczi
— Colby Covington (@ColbyCovMMA) July 4, 2020
Covington battled Usman at UFC 245 in December, and was stopped by the champion in round five.