Colby Covington is a professional mixed martial artist from the United States who is affiliated with the UFC. Colby is a former UFC Welterweight Interim Champion who now fights in the welterweight category. Colby lettered all four years and won the 171lb state championship as a senior at Thurston High School in Springfield, Oregon, where he is currently ranked No. 1 in the UFC welterweight rankings.
He began his education at Arizona State University before transferring to Iowa Central Community College. In college, he shared a room with Jon Jones, who went on to become a UFC champion.
According to rumours, he made his promotional debut on August 23, 2014, at UFC Fight Night 48, against Anying Wang. Since 2014, he has competed in a number of bouts and has amassed excellent results.
Brad Covington and Noelle Covington gave birth to Colby Covington. Colby was born on February 22, 1988, in Clovis, California, United States.
Who is Colby Covington’s father Brad Covington?
Brad Covington, Colby’s father, was a wrestler in his younger days. During his high school and college years, his father was active in athletics. Brad wrestled for Oregon Institute of Technology and Southern Oregon University, among other schools.
Meet Colby’s Mother Noelle Covington
Noella Covington is Coby’s mother’s name. Brad Covington, Colby’s father, married her. Colby and his two sisters, Candace and Kellie, are the couple’s three children.