WATCH: Donald Trump trolls UFC star Colby Covington with SAVAGE one-liner after golf session

Former US President Donald Trump makes a lighthearted remark about UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington's golfing abilities.


WATCH: Donald Trump trolls UFC star Colby Covington with SAVAGE one-liner after golf session

Donald Trump takes humorous jab at Colby Covington's golfing abilities (via X)

Former US President Donald Trump used his typical wit in a recent video posted on social media. The former president threw a brutal one-liner intended at UFC fighter Colby Covington. This encounter took place during a golf session, during which Trump, known for his love of golf, managed to combine his enthusiasm for the sport with a humorous jibe at Covington’s golfing abilities.

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The video is around 16 seconds in length. It opens with Trump and Colby together at a golf course. Trump said he was honored to have Colby with him and showed confidence in his fighting abilities. He said that he would walk out there at UFC 296 with Dana White and support Covington for his shot at the welterweight title.

The humorous part of this video comes when Trump takes a dig at Covington’s golfing abilities. He remarked that Covington’s fighting abilities much exceed his golfing skills. This is what he said:

He’s a much better fighter than a golfer.
Donald Trump via Spinnig Backfist’s post on X

Colby Covington has always been a staunch Trump supporter and the latter acknowledges it. The humorous banter from the former president showcases their comfort with each other. Colby is set to take on Leon Edwards for the welterweight title on December 16th, where Trump will be rooting for him.

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The UFC world awaits Colby Covington’s performance against Leon Edwards. Trump’s funny quip will almost certainly stick in the minds of fans, bringing light-heartedness into the pre-fight atmosphere.

Fight fans react to Donald Trump’s quip towards Colby Covington

Following a round of golf, former President Donald Trump fired a verbal jab at UFC fighter Colby Covington. This sparked funny reactions by fight fans on social media. Trump, known for his sense of humor and love of golf, couldn’t help but inject a little humor into his appraisal of Covington’s golfing abilities.

Fight fans react to Donald Trump taking humorous jab at Colby Covington's golfing abilities
Fight fans react to Donald Trump taking a humorous jab at Colby Covington’s golfing abilities (via Imago/ Wikimedia Commons)

Some fans took the quip as just that, a funny moment between two influential people who are also friends. Others, however, took it differently. They accused Colby Covington of being a “Yes man” and going along with whatever Donald Trump says. Here are some of the reactions from fight fans:

The many responses underscored the intersection of politics and sports, with fight fans enjoying Trump’s humor. While Trump respects his fighting abilities and will be in attendance at UFC 296, this quip will be in the minds of fight fans for some time. Colby is set to face Leon Edwards for the title and fans can’t wait for the showdown.

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