Colby Covington, Gilbert Burns & Rafael Dos Anjos Willing To Fight Tyron Woodley On Short Notice

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Former UFC Welterweight Champion Tyron Woodley was supposed to face Leon Edwards this weekend on a UFC Fight Night card, but Edwards pulled out of the event due to the recent travel restrictions based on the coronavirus.

With Woodley needing a new opponent for this Saturday’s card, a three pack of fighters have stepped up, with the first being former UFC Interim Welterweight Champion Colby Covington:

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However, it seems that Woodley isn’t buying what Covington is selling, as the former champion posted the following on Instagram:

 

Another fighter who stepped up is Gilbert Burns, who just competed this past weekend at UFC Fight Night Brasilia and Burns made his challenge through Twitter:

 

The final fighter to step up for now is former UFC Lightweight Champion Rafael Dos Anjos, who also pitched a grand prix style event for this weekend:

 

There has been no announcement yet from the UFC as to who’ll get to face Woodley this weekend at the Fight Night event.

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