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7 Nov
Kamaru Usman is still the best pound-for pound fighter in the Ultimate Fighting Championship after defeating Colby Covington in the early hours of Sunday at the Maddison Square Garden in New York to retain his UFC Welterweight title. Usman won the fight by unanimous decision (49-46, 48-47, 48-47) to defend his welterweight crown at the…
14 Jun 2021
Kamara Usman is arguably one of the best-known faces in kickboxing. The UFC welterweight champion has won everything there is to get in his class and in some quarters, he is seen as the best pound for pound fighter in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA).
25 Apr 2021
Jorge Mavidal will be having nightmares in the coming days after UFC welterweight champion Kamaru ‘the Nigerian Nightmare’ Usman put a seal of authority on his rivalry with the American with a crushing right hand and vicious ground attack for a knockout victory just over a minute into the second round in the main event…
1 Mar 2021
The manager of UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman has shot down reports that a rematch with Jorge Masvidal has been agreed upon by both parties. Masvidal at the weekend, while serving as part of the commentary team for Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez’s one-sided pummelling of Avni Yildirim, claimed that he’s already booked a date for his…
15 Mar 2019
Two weeks ago, Nigeria recorded another major feat on the world stage when one of her proud sons became the first African-born fighter to win an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) title. Usman Kamaru, a native of Auchi, Edo State defeated his American opponent, Tyron Woodley in what many followers of the game have described as…

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