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Tyron Woodley Eyes August 4th Return, Usman Eyes Gold

Despite claims of suffering two broken hands at UFC Chile, Kamaru Usman would be open to a quick turnaround if it means a title fight. Ariel Helwani reported today that …read more

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Matt Serra “livid” after referee potentially “screwed” Demian Maia out of win against Kamaru Usman

Last weekend, in the main event of the UFC’s debut in Santiago, Chile, former middleweight and welterweight title challenger Demian Maia attempted to correct a two-fight losing streak in a …read more

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Matt Serra Rips Referee for Potentially Costing Demian Maia Win Over Kamaru Usman

Former UFC welterweight champion Matt Serra let his feelings known about the referee of the Demian MaiaKamaru Usman fight. As seen in the main event of UFC Chile …read more

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Morning Report: Matt Serra says referee ‘should be ashamed’ for potentially costing Demian Maia against Kamaru Usman

In the main event of UFC Chile this past weekend, Kamaru Usman won a five-round unanimous decision over Demian Maia. In a relatively uneventful fight, Maia was unable to impose …read more

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Posted on May 23, 2018, 12:16 pm By
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USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA rankings, May 22: How much did Kamaru Usman help himself?

How much is a five-round unanimous-decision win over Demian Maia worth? Probably not as much as Kamaru Usman wishes.
Usman (13-1 MMA, 8-0 UFC) didn’t put on the emphatic, spectacular performance …read more

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Posted on May 23, 2018, 2:16 am By
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Hindsight - UFC Chile: Maia vs. Usman in retrospect

Take a look back on the action from this weekend at UFC Chile, from Claudio Puelles’ miracle knee bar in the opening contest to Kamaru Usman’s definitive win over former …read more

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Escape the Mob Mentality: Facts About Kamaru Usman’s UFC Chile Performance

Leading into UFC Chile, I predicted Kamaru Usman would make a declarative statement against Demian Maia in response to criticism from his one-sided victory over Emil Meek and also as …read more

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Kamaru Usman forced us to look up his Twitter. Now what will it take to get a title shot?

The champ could only roll his eyes. Whether it was Kamaru Usman’s performance or his attempted post-fight callout on FS1, it was hard to tell.
Then again, maybe it was both. …read more

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Demian Maia Still Plans to Finish UFC Contract After Lopsided Loss to Kamaru Usman

Prior to UFC Fight Night 129, Demian Maia revealed plans to retire upon the completion of his current contract with the Las Vegas-based promotion. …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Kamaru Usman and UFC Fight Night 129's other winning fighters?

Saturday’s UFC’s debut in Chile featured a six-fight main card that aired on FS1 from Movistar Arena in Santiago.
In the main event, Kamaru Usman (13-1 MMA, 8-0 UFC) broke through …read more

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Tyron Woodley responds to Kamaru Usman’s UFC Chile callout

Kamaru Usman was fresh off of his eighth consecutive win inside the Octagon when he was asked if he had a message for UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley.
Following an interview …read more

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Kamaru Usman: ‘I’m The Hardest Fight For Anybody’

Following his UFC Chile victory, Kamaru Usman has his sights set on gold. Usman went one-on-one with Demian Maia last night (May 19) inside Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile. The …read more

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After win over Demian Maia, Kamaru Usman is only interested in two matchups

Fresh off a dominant decision victory over former UFC middleweight and welterweight title challenger Demian Maia, surging welterweight Kamaru Usman wants a crack at divisional kingpin Tyron Woodley. He feels …read more

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Demian Maia Still Has Some Goals to Accomplish

After losing to Kamaru Usman by decision at UFC Fight Night 129 Demian Maia has only three fights left on his contract and picking up another loss puts him further …read more

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Posted on May 20, 2018, 4:46 pm By
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After winning 'hardest fight in the division,' UFC Chile's Kamaru Usman sees two options next

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The way Kamaru Usman sees it, there are two appealing scenarios after his dominant decision win over …read more

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Demian Maia updates on retirement plans after UFC Chile loss to Kamaru Usman

When Demian Maia agreed to step in for the injured Santiago Ponzinibbio against Kamaru Usman in the UFC Chile main event, his hope was that it would allow him to …read more

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UFC Chile, The Morning After: Kamaru Usman Wants Title Shot Next

What you may have missed from last night Kamaru Usman didn’t exactly get the spectacular performance he was gunning for last night against Demian Maia, but he did get his …read more

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Kamaru Usman’s victory over Demian Maia wasn’t what you might call a thing of beauty

When Demian Maia is able to take his opposition down, it’s a like watching a magic amulet turn bright blue before unlocking some secrets to the universe. When he can’t, …read more

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Demian Maia and Kamaru Usman share classy post-fight exchange on social media

Last night, the UFC made its debut in the beautiful South American country of Chile with an exciting, 13-fight card out of the capital of Santiago. The card was topped …read more

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Kamaru Usman calls for Woodley or winner of Thompson-Till after Maia victory

Kamaru Usman is currently the welterweight division’s winningest fighter, having preserved his flawless eight-fight Octagon run with a unanimous decision victory over Demian Maia at UFC Chile. Now he wants …read more

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Tyron Woodley Reacts to Kamaru Usman Wanting Title Shot

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley has given his take on Kamaru Usman’s latest win. By watching the main event of UFC Chile on Saturday night (May 19, 2018) at Movistar …read more

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Usman: I Broke Both My Hands Against Maia

Usman revealed the injuries after his dominating decision win over Maia at UFC Chile. Kamaru Usman won his last fight against Emil Meek at just 30%, and now he can …read more

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UFC Chile: Maia vs. Usman - Winners and Losers

Though he walked out with the biggest scalp of the evening, Kamaru Usman was hardly the biggest winner from UFC Chile. So who was? Barring the main event, UFC Chile …read more

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UFC Chile recap: Usman beats Maia in anti-climactic decision

While it may have been a very slow-paced and predictable fight, Kamaru Usman ended up victorious against Demian Maia. When Santiago Ponzinibbio was forced out of UFC Chile due …read more

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Kamaru Usman Dominates Demian Maia (UFC Chile Highlights)


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Check out highlights from the UFC Fight Night 129 main event between welterweights Kamaru Usman and …read more

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Posted on May 20, 2018, 7:16 am By
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Kamaru Usman vs. Demian Maia full fight video highlights

Watch Kamaru Usman vs. Demian Maia full fight video highlights from UFC Chile’s main event above, courtesy of FOX Sports.
UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. Usman took place May 19 at …read more

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Tyron Woodley: Kamaru Usman's flaws would lead to 'waking up with the smelling salt' against me

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UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley gave credit to Kamaru Usman for his dominant victory over Demian Maia …read more

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Usman gets decision over Maia at UFC Fight Night

In a five-round bout that at times was difficult to watch, Kamaru Usman picked up a unanimous decision over Demian Maia at UFC Fight Night in Chile. …read more

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Kamaru Usman Decisons Demian Maia in One-Sided Fight at UFC Chile

Welterweight contender Kamaru Usman remained unbeaten inside the octagon on Saturday and picked up the biggest win of his career. The “Nigerian Nightmare” defeated No. 5 ranked Demian Maia by …read more

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UFC Chile highlights: Usman easily earns decision over Maia

Check out the full fight video highlights of Kamaru Usman picking up a dominant decision win over Demian Maia in the UFC Chile main event. The UFC Chile main event …read more

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UFC Fight Night 129 results: Kamaru Usman denies Demian Maia takedowns, cruises to decision win

It wasn’t the emphatic finish that Kamaru Usman (13-1 MMA, 8-0 UFC) wanted, but “The Nigerian Nightmare” did score a dominant decision win over Demian Maia (25-8 MMA, 19-8 UFC).
The …read more

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UFC Chile results: Kamaru Usman earns unanimous decision over Demian Maia

Kamaru Usman finally got the name opponent he’s long sought. And he proved he belongs with the big dogs of the welterweight division.
Usman met crafty veteran Demian Maia on Saturday …read more

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UFC Chile: Pros react to Kamaru Usman vs. Demian Maia, more

It may not have been the prettiest fight, but Kamaru Usman did what he needed to do against Demian Maia on Saturday night.
Usman defeated Maia via unanimous decision in the …read more

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UFC Chile Highlights: Kamaru Usman Thwarts Demian Maia (Video)

UFC Chile is in the books and the highlights have rolled out. In the main event of UFC Chile, welterweights Kamaru Usman and Demian Maia collided in Santiago, Chile. This …read more

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Kamaru Usman stuffs Demian Maia's takedowns, wins eighth straight in UFC by a wide margin

Kamaru Usman may just have put together the most unnoticed eight-fight winning streak in UFC history. The seventh-ranked welterweight ran his UFC record to 8-0, the second-longest winning streak …read more

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Twitter reacts to Kamaru Usman's lopsided win over Demian Maia at UFC Fight Night 129

Kamaru Usman broke through as one of the top contenders in the UFC welterweight division on Saturday when he defeated Demian Maia in the UFC Fight Night 129 headliner.
Usman (13-1 …read more

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Kamaru Usman defeats Demian Maia by unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night: Chile

Kamaru Usman defeats Demian Maia by unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night: Chile …read more

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Kamaru Usman Stuffs, Decisions Maia in Snoozer

The undefeated Kamaru Usman fought welterweight veteran Demian Maia tonight (May 19, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 129, held in Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile, broadcast live and free on …read more

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UFC Chile Results: Kamaru Usman defeats Demian Maia

A key welterweight fight between former title challenger Demian Maia and surging division contender Kamaru Usman served as the headliner of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 129 event in Chile.
Round one …read more

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Watch the UFC Fight Night 129 Post-Fight Press Conference Following the Event

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Watch the UFC Fight Night 129 post-fight press conference live following tonight’s event at Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile. Welterweight contenders Demian Maia and Kamaru Usman headlined the …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. Usman live results, discussion, PBP

Live, blow-by-blow updates for today’s UFC event in Santiago, Chile,, which is headlined by a welterweight bout between Demian Maia and Kamaru Usman. Join us today on Bloody Elbow for …read more

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Posted on May 19, 2018, 8:46 pm By
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Nigerian Roots Shaped Kamaru Usman into the Man He is Today

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Kamaru Usman talks about his life in Nigeria as a child and how it shaped him into the …read more

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Demian Maia vs. Kamaru Usman: UFC Chile Jimmy Smith Preview

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UFC commentator Jimmy Smith previews the UFC Fight Night 129 main event between Demian Maia and Kamaru Usman. The two welterweight contenders headline Saturday’s fight card in the …read more

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UFC Chile odds: Maia is massive underdog to Usman

Check out the betting odds for Saturday’s UFC Chile card, where Kamaru Usman is massively favored to beat Demian Maia in the main event. The UFC is set to …read more

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UFC Fight Night 129 Weigh-in Highlights Video from Santiago, Chile


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The fighters competing on Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 129 fight card in Santiago, Chile, weighed in on Friday. Welterweight contenders Demian Maia and Kamaru Usman headline the event …read more

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UFC ‘Chile’ Clash: Maia Vs. Usman!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight contenders Demian Maia and Kamaru Usman will clash TONIGHT (May 19, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 129 inside Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile.
A hugely impressive …read more

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Demian Maia on Kamaru Usman: ‘His Stuff is Not Just Hype’

Demian Maia certainly isn’t brushing off Kamaru Usman’s legitimacy. Tonight (May 19), Maia will share the Octagon with Usman in the main event of UFC Chile. The event takes place …read more

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Demian Maia: ‘I Believe in My Skills’ (UFC Chile Video)

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Ranked welterweight Demian Maia feels confident ahead of his match-up with the surging Kamaru Usman in the main event this Saturday at UFC Chile on FS1. The event …read more

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UFC Chile predictions

For the first time ever, the Octagon travels to the nation of Chile with a show that will be headlined by welterweight standouts Demian Maia and Kamaru Usman.
“The Nigerian Nightmare” …read more

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Maia match-up is Usman's chance to prove he belongs

With all the difficulty Kamaru Usman has had in finding a suitable opponent, it was jokingly suggested to him that there is always golf to be played in Florida.Usman laughed, …read more

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Fight Night Chile: Official Weigh-in results

Fight Night Chile, which features the welterweight main event bout between Demian Maia and Kamaru Usman, is live on FS1 Saturday, May 19 at 10pm/7pm ETPT from Santiago, Chile.
Four prelim …read more

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UFC Chile ceremonial weigh-in video highlight, photos: Demian Maia, Kamaru Usman face off

SANTIAGO, Chile – The ceremonial weigh-ins are in the books for the UFC’s debut in Chile. All that’s left is the fighting.
In the headliner, former two-division title challenger Demian Maia …read more

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Kamaru Usman wants spectacular performance vs. Demian Maia, not thinking about Colby Covington

Kamaru Usman just might be the most ducked fighter in the UFC. And that’s what makes his UFC Fight Night 129 appointment so much sweeter.
Usman, No. 8 in the latest …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down Demian Maia!

Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) gold medalist and recent title challenger, Demian Maia, will face off with hard-hitting wrestler, Kamaru Usman, this Saturday (May 19, 2018) at UFC Fight Night …read more

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Posted on May 18, 2018, 9:16 pm By
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10 reasons to watch UFC Fight Night 129, with Maia's chance to crush Usman's dreams

The UFC heads to Chile for the first time for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 129 fight card.
In the main event, Kamaru Usman, who is 7-0 since joining the UFC in …read more

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Kamaru Usman Credits Former UFC Champion Rashad Evans for Mentorship

Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight contender Kamaru Usman will take on grappling ace Demian Maia at UFC Fight Night 129 in Chile this Saturday night. …read more

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Usman sees light at the end of frustrating matchmaking tunnel

Welterweight contender Kamaru Usman has been pleading with the UFC for a highly-ranked opponent for months now. On Saturday, he’ll finally get his wish when he meets Demian Maia in …read more

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Watch the UFC Fight Night 129 Weigh-in Live at 6 PM ET from Santiago, Chile

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Watch the UFC Fight Night 129 Ceremonial Weigh-in live on Friday at 6 p.m. ET. Welterweight contenders Demian Maia and Kamaru Usman headline Saturday’s event at Movistar Arena.
The …read more

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What Percentage Of Kamaru Usman Shows Up In Chile?

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will finally give Kamaru Usman a headlining spot when “The Nigerian Nightmare” takes center stage against Demian Maia at the UFC Fight Night 129 mixed martial …read more

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Maia ready to add to his legacy

Demian Maia wasn’t sitting idle when he got the call to step in on short notice to face Kamaru Usman in Saturday’s UFC Fight Night main event in Chile. That’s …read more

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Why UFC Chile's Demian Maia might retire after contract expires – and his plans in the meantime

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Demian Maia is well aware of the tough challenge he took on when he signed on the dotted line to meet Kamaru Usman at …read more

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Chile Fight by Fight Preview

DEMIAN MAIA VS KAMARU USMANThis is the kind of fight Kamaru Usman wanted, and while Demian Maia may be even more of a stylistic puzzle than his original foe, Santiago …read more

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Unfiltered: Demian Maia and Kamaru Usman

“The Nigerian Nightmare” Kamaru Usman calls in and talks about fighting short-notice opponent Demian Maia in the main event of UFC Fight Night Chile, being excited to fight a higher-ranked …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘Nigerian Nightmare!’

Formidable up-and-comer, Kamaru Usman, will square off with jiu-jitsu master, Demian Maia, this Saturday (May 19, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 129 inside Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile.
Usman has a …read more

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UFC Chile media day staredowns

At UFC Chile media day, Kamaru Usman, Demian Maia, Alexa Grasso, Tatiana Suarez, Jared Cannonier, Dominick Reyes, Diego Rivas, Guido Cannetti, Veronica Macedo, Andrea Lee, Vicente Luque and Chad Laprise …read more

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Kamaru Usman: It’s My Time Now

With an 11-fight unbeaten streak as well as being 7-0 in the UFC, Kamaru Usman is looking to continue his surge to the mountaintop with a win over Demian Maia …read more

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Kamaru Usman Face-Plants Sergio Moraes: UFC KO of the Week

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In September 2017, Kamaru Usman scored a first-round knockout over Sérgio Moraes at UFC Fight Night 116 in Pittsburgh. Usman puts his unblemished UFC record on the line …read more

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Demian Maia gives reason for accepting short-notice fight with Kamaru Usman

If things had gone according to the original plan, surging UFC welterweight contender Kamaru Usman would have battled Argentine striker Santiago Ponzinibbio in the main of the UFC’s debut in …read more

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Fight Preview: Grasso vs Suarez

Before Demian Maia and Kamaru Usman close the show in Santiago, Chile on Saturday night, fans at Movistar Arena will be treated to a women’s strawweight battle featuring not only …read more

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Kamaru Usman made a bold Demian Maia prediction in 2016; now it's put-up-or-shut-up time

In November 2016, a few days before his UFC Fight Night 100 meeting with then-undefeated Warlley Alves in Sao Paulo, Kamaru Usman made a bold claim to MMAjunkie.
“I want …read more

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UFC Fight Night Chile Fantasy Cheat Sheet

For the first time, the UFC will head to Chile this weekend with a card topped by welterweight standout Kamaru Usman taking on former title challenger Demian Maia in a …read more

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Demian Maia Reveals Timeline for his Retirement From MMA

Demian Maia is looking for the exit door on his MMA career. Maia does have his next fight as he’s slated to fight Kamaru Usman in a welterweight bout that …read more

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Kamaru Usman on Demian Maia: ‘He Knows I’m the Worst Possible Matchup For Him’

Kamaru Usman has been calling out Demian Maia for the better part of two years and now he’ll finally get his chance to face him in the main event at …read more

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Kamaru Usman Has a Message for Demian Maia

The wait for Kamaru Usman is finally over. He is not only getting a ranked opponent, but he is getting former title challenger and #5 ranked welterweight in the world, …read more

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UFC Fight Night 129: Maia vs. Usman – May 19

Date: May 19, 2018
Venue: Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile
TV: TSN/FS1/UFC Fight Pass
Fight Card:
170lbs- Demian Maia (25-8) vs. Kamaru Usman (12-1)
125lbs- Andrea Lee (6-2) vs. Veronica Macedo (5-1)
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Ponzinibbio Injured Hand Will Require Surgery

Santiago Ponzinibbio will not be competing against Kamaru Usman at UFC Fight Night 129 next month due to a left hand injury and that completely sucks.
What makes matters worse is …read more

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Maia to face Usman in Chile main event

With Santiago Ponzinibbio forced to withdraw from his May 19 bout against Kamaru Usman due to injury, former world welterweight title challenger Demian Maia has agreed to step up and …read more

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Santiago Ponzinibbio to undergo surgery for injured left hand

Santiago Ponzinibbio will have to go under the knife to fix the injury that knocked him out of a five-round clash with Kamaru Usman.
The Argentinian welterweight was scheduled to headline …read more

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Usman Vs. Maia Possible For UFC Chile

One’s man misery is another’s fortune.
Demian Maia is in talks to step in on three weeks notice to face Kamaru Usman at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 129 event on …read more

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Demian Maia steps in to face Kamaru Usman in new UFC Chile headliner

Kamaru Usman was adamant about a UFC Fight Night 129 replacement opponent being ranked. He’s got what he wants and then some.
The promotion today announced that former welterweight title challenger …read more

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Maia to face Usman on short notice in Santiago

Demian Maia will fight Kamaru Usman in the main event of UFC Fight Night on May 19 in Santiago, Chile, the promotion said Thursday. …read more

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Maia vs. Usman in the works for new UFC Chile main event

The UFC Chile main event will now be Demian Maia taking on rising welterweight contender Kamaru Usman. With Santiago Ponzinibbio injured, a replacement opponent was needed for welterweight contender Kamaru …read more

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Kamaru Usman vs. Demian Maia in the works for UFC Chile

Kamaru Usman needed a new opponent at UFC Chile, and the promotion is bringing in a big name to face him in a five-round main event in Santiago.
Demian Maia, a …read more

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Santiago Ponzinibbio Out of UFC Chile Main Event Fight Against Kamaru Usman

A hand injury has forced Santiago Ponzinibbio out of his main event fight against Kamaru Usman at UFC Fight Night in Chile on May 19. …read more

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UFC Chile loses Kamaru Usman vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio main event!

UFC Chile loses Kamaru Usman vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio main event!
The octagon will invade Chile for the first time next month but the historic fight card is now without a main …read more

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UFC Chile Poster Drops For ‘Usman Vs Ponzinibbio’

Top welterweight contenders Kamaru Usman and Santiago Ponzinibbio will collide in the UFC Fight Night 129 main event on FOX Sports 1 on May 19, 2018, inside Movistar Arena in …read more

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UFC releases official poster for UFC Chile

Welterweight contenders Kamaru Usman and Santiago Ponzinibbio are face-to-face on the official poster for UFC Chile ahead of their actual head-to-head meeting on May 19 at the Movistar Arena in …read more

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VIDEO | Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington get in heated confrontation at UFC press conference

VIDEO | Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington get in heated confrontation at UFC press conference

UFC welterweight standouts Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington got in a heated confrontation at last night’s …read more

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Kamaru Usman, Colby Covington verbally spar at UFC presser, despite not being opponents

Top-tier UFC welterweights Colby Covington and Kamaru Usman aren’t scheduled to fight each other any time soon, but that didn’t stop them from going a few rounds at Friday’s UFC …read more

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Victory FC's Mohammed Usman: I didn't come in this sport to be normal

Don’t look now, but there’s another Usman looking to make waves, this time at heavyweight.
The brother of current UFC welterweight contender Kamaru Usman, Mohammed Usman is ready to make an …read more

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