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Colby Covington, who has foursomes with porn stars, has no time for a ‘virgin’ like Stephen Thompson

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In case you didn’t know, Colby Covington is a self-described stud, having epic foursomes with the most desirable, top-of-the-line porn stars in the business. Well, at least in his own wild imagination. So when a “choirboy” like No. 4-ranked division contender, Stephen Thompson, praises former opponents on social media after putting it all on the line inside the Octagon, Covington just can’t help but to bash the “virgin.”

Thompson was simply angling for a trilogy bout with Woodley, which probably should never happen. Ever. But, a rematch with Till would seem more likely after their first encounter ended with complaints of some good ‘ole home cooking. Nevertheless, Covington couldn’t help but to chime in because, well, he’s Colby Covington.

Unlike some of his other random targets, Thompson is taking it all in stride.

“I did see [the Tweet], you know what, it kind of made me chuckle a little bit,” Thompson told Fightful’s James Lynch (via BloodyElbow.com). “The stuff that comes out that guys mouth, it’s funny, but at the same time, the dude’s trying way too hard. He’s trying to be a Conor McGregor and he’s just not him, he’s not doing a very good job of it. People love to hate this guy, that’s the kind of character he is. Nobody likes him, but it gets him fights, and I think he will be getting that title shot next.”

Indeed, Covington is hard to like. Like, really hard. But, seeing as how UFC had No. 6-ranked Welterweight contender, Kamaru Usman, on standby this past weekend in case things went sideways with UFC 228’s main event, it’s no guarantee that Covington gets the next title shot.

Heck, we’re not even sure if he’s still an interim 170-pound champion.

But, UFC 230 is still without a pay-per-view (PPV) main event, which Woodley already indicated that he’d be down to headline inside Madison Square Garden in New York, N.Y., on Nov. 3, 2018. And according to Covington, it will be a bigger box office draw than Conor McGregor’s return at UFC 229 one month prior.

Yeah, consider the source.