Undisputed UFC welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman maintains former-foe, Colby Covington made as he put it, a "huge mistake" in his refusal to take a short-notice March 13th. headlining spot against fellow contender, Leon Edwards. Usman, who is fresh from his third successful title retention, knocked back former Sanford MMA teammate, Gilbert Burns at UFC 258 a fortnight ago, … [Read more...] about Kamaru Usman claims Colby Covington made ‘huge mistake’ turning down Leon Edwards fight
Speculation continues to mount regarding a potential UFC welterweight title rematch between Kamaru Usman and rival, Jorge Masvidal, but as far as the incumbent titleholder is concerned, he'd beat the BMF champion "badly" if pitted with him ten times. Following the third successful defence of his 170-pound throne at UFC 258 last weekend, Usman immediately noted his interest … [Read more...] about Kamaru Usman: Ten times out of ten, I beat Jorge Masvidal badly
Following his third-round knockout win over former teammate, Gilbert Burns at UFC 258 on Saturday to retain his welterweight crown, Kamaru Usman immediately called for a rematch with past-foe, Jorge Masvidal. Despite taking a unanimous decision win over the BMF champion on short-notice at UFC 251 on 'Fight Island' in July last, Usman wants to leave Masvidal no excuses as he … [Read more...] about Kamaru Usman claims he’ll put Jorge Masvidal in a coffin ahead of potential rematch
Hoping to meet at the third time of asking, current UFC welterweight champion, Kamaru 'The Nigerian Nightmare' Usman, along with surging title hopeful, Gilbert 'Durinho' Burns have verbally agreed to throw down once again, this time at a proposed UFC 258 event on February 13th. A pairing of the wrestling ace, Usman, and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu player, Burns has failed to come to … [Read more...] about Report: Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns targeted for UFC 258 on February 13th.
The planned UFC welterweight title clash between incumbent gold holder, Kamaru 'The Nigerian Nightmare' Usman, and challenger, Gilbert 'Durinho' Burns won't take place at UFC 256 on December 12th. - as originally slated. According to a report from ESPN MMA reporter Ariel Helwani, Usman has withdrawn from the event's scheduled headliner, citing a need for more time to recover … [Read more...] about Report: Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns off UFC 256 card on December 12th.