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Exclusive: Covington's manager says UFC demanded Lawler fight

Manager Dan Lambert explains how Colby Covington (14-1) vs. Robbie Lawler (28-13) was booked for UFC on ESPN 5. SUBSCRIBE to our channel here Dan also talks about how this matchup came together, Lawler's training at ATT in the past and updates on Amanda Nunes, Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Dustin Poirier. UFC on ESPN 5 takes place Aug. 3 in Newark and is headlined by Colby Covington facing former champion Robbie Lawler in a welterweight bout. Follow me on Twitter - Follow me on Instagram - Subscribe to theScore on MMA Podcast! Itunes Soundcloud Stitcher Google Play Spotify Download theScore app iOS: Google Play: Follow theScore on Twitter: Follow theScore on Facebook: Follow theScore on Instagram: #DanLambert #ColbyCovington #RobbieLawler
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