UFC 245: Usman vs Covington Press Conference

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Prior to the UFC 244: MASVIDAL vs DIAZ ceremonial weigh-ins, UFC will host a press conference with Dana White, Kamaru Usman, Colby Covington, Max Holloway, Alexander Volkanovski, Amanda Nunes, and Germaine de Randamie on Friday, November 1 at 5 p.m. ET at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

- Usman, Covington, GDR, Nunes, Volkanovski and Holloway are at the presser.

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- Usman says he just wants this fight with Colby Covington to finally happen. Covington says he's only doing it because Dan Lambert wants it. Covington still has his old-style interim title.

- Covington says people would rather watch flies fuck than see Usman fight. He says that Usman pissed hot and that's why they aren't fighting this weekend.

- Colby Covington says Kurt Angle will be at UFC 245 to support him, if the WWE schedule permits it.

- GDR reinforces her desire to compete at 135. She doesn't care about public perception or the title. She wants to fight the best, and says Nunes is the best.

- Covington offers Usman money if he can pass a drug test right now.

- Usman says there will be a beheading at UFC 245. Asks Colby if he can even read, as he pretends to be reading Donald Trump Jr's "Triggered"

- Covington says the Blackzilians are notorious for doing steroids, and he was tipped off that Usman was doing roids.

- Covington says Usman passes up fights all the time. 

- Ariel Helwani asks why Amanda Nunes' title is smaller than Max Holloway's and Holloway laughs and says Helwani is stirring shit up

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