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Scenes from UFC Newark, where Colby Covington and Robbie Lawler will face off in a welterweight main event on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, at Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.

 

Germany's Nasrat Haqparast, left, punches Brazil's Joaquim Silva
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Germany's Nasrat Haqparast, left, punches Brazil's Joaquim Silva during the first round of a lightweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Haqparast stopped Silva in the second round.

Donald Trump Jr., right, poses for a photo
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Donald Trump Jr., right, poses for a photo with Eric Trump at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Guida stopped Miller in the first round.

Colby Covington, left, punches Robbie Lawler during the
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Colby Covington, left, punches Robbie Lawler during the fourth round of a welterweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Covington won the bout.

Robbie Lawler, left, punches Colby Covington during the
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Robbie Lawler, left, punches Colby Covington during the third round of a welterweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Covington won the bout.

Colby Covington, left, delivers a knee to Robbie
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Colby Covington, left, delivers a knee to Robbie Lawler during the fourth round of a welterweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Covington won the bout.

Eric Trump, left, and Donald Trump Jr., center
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Eric Trump, left, and Donald Trump Jr., center watch during the second round of a welterweight mixed martial arts bout between Robbie Lawler and Colby Covington at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Covington won the bout.

Eric Trump, left, and Donald Trump Jr. watch
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Eric Trump, left, and Donald Trump Jr. watch during the second round of a welterweight mixed martial arts bout between Robbie Lawler and Colby Covington at UFC Fight Night on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Covington won the bout.

Germany's Nasrat Haqparast, above, punches Brazil's Joaquim Silva
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Germany's Nasrat Haqparast, above, punches Brazil's Joaquim Silva during the second round of a lightweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Haqparast stopped Silva in the second round.

Eric Trump, left, and Donald Trump Jr., right,
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Eric Trump, left, and Donald Trump Jr., right, wait for the start of a welterweight mixed martial arts bout between Colby Covington and Robbie Lawler at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J.

Jim Miller, left, applies the guillotine choke hold
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Jim Miller, left, applies the guillotine choke hold to Clay Guida during the first round of a lightweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Miller stopped Guida in the first round.

Colby Covington, right, punches Robbie Lawler during the
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Colby Covington, right, punches Robbie Lawler during the third round of a welterweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Covington won the bout.

The referee and Gerald Meerschaert, right, help Trevin
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The referee and Gerald Meerschaert, right, help Trevin Giles, below after Giles passed out from a guillotine choke hold during the second round of a middleweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Meerschaert stopped Giles in the third round.

The referee watches as Gerald Meerschaert applies a
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The referee watches as Gerald Meerschaert applies a guillotine choke hold on Trevin Giles during the third round of a middleweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Meerschaert stopped Giles in the third round.

Gerald Meerschaert, left, kicks Trevin Giles during the
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Gerald Meerschaert, left, kicks Trevin Giles during the third round of a middleweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Meerschaert stopped Giles in the third round.

Korea's Dong Hyun Ma, left, is punched by
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Korea's Dong Hyun Ma, left, is punched by Scott Holtzman during the second round of a lightweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Holtzman stopped Ma in the second round.

Scott Holtzman, above, elbows Korea's Dong Hyun Ma
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Scott Holtzman, above, elbows Korea's Dong Hyun Ma during the first round of a lightweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Holtzman stopped Ma in the second round.

Nigeria's Kennedy Nzechukwu, right, punches Serbia's Darko Stosic
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Nigeria's Kennedy Nzechukwu, right, punches Serbia's Darko Stosic during the third round of a light heavyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Nzechukwu won the bout.

Serbia's Darko Stosic, right, takes down Nigeria's Kennedy
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Serbia's Darko Stosic, right, takes down Nigeria's Kennedy Nzechukwu during the third round of a light heavyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Nzechukwu won the bout.

Serbia's Darko Stosic reacts as the judge sends
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Serbia's Darko Stosic reacts as the judge sends hit away from Nigeria's Kennedy Nzechukwu after Stosic delivered a low blow during the third round of a light heavyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Nzechukwu won the bout.

Nigeria's Kennedy Nzechukwu, left, delivers a knee to
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Nigeria's Kennedy Nzechukwu, left, delivers a knee to Serbia's Darko Stosic during the second round of a light heavyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Nzechukwu won the bout.

Czech Republic's Lucie Pudilova, left, grapples with Kyrgyzstan's
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Czech Republic's Lucie Pudilova, left, grapples with Kyrgyzstan's Antonina Shevchenko, right, during the first round of a women's flyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Shevchenko stopped Pudilova in the second round.

Kyrgyzstan's Antonina Shevchenko, right, grapples with Czech Republic's
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Kyrgyzstan's Antonina Shevchenko, right, grapples with Czech Republic's Lucie Pudilova, left, during the first round of a women's flyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Shevchenko stopped Pudilova in the second round.

Kyrgyzstan's Antonina Shevchenko, left, grapples with Czech Republic's
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Kyrgyzstan's Antonina Shevchenko, left, grapples with Czech Republic's Lucie Pudilova, right, during the second round of a women's flyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Shevchenko stopped Pudilova in the second round.

Lauren Murphy, right, punches Italy's Mara Romero Borella,
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Lauren Murphy, right, punches Italy's Mara Romero Borella, left, during the first round of a women's flyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Murphy stopped Borella in the third round.

Lauren Murphy celebrates after a women's flyweight mixed
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Lauren Murphy celebrates after a women's flyweight mixed martial arts bout against Italy's Mara Romero Borella at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Murphy stopped Borella in the third round.

The referee stops the bout during the second
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The referee stops the bout during the second round as Lauren Murphy celebrates after a women's flyweight mixed martial arts bout against Italy's Mara Romero Borella at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Murphy stopped Borella in the third round.

Lauren Murphy, left, knocks down Italy's Mara Romero
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Lauren Murphy, left, knocks down Italy's Mara Romero Borella during the second round a women's flyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Murphy stopped Borella in the third round.

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