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Kamaru Usman sends a message to Jake Paul: “I can change your life in the worst way”

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman sent a message to YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul, saying “I can change your life in the worst way.” Usman is coming off of arguably the biggest …read more

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Kamaru Usman fires back at Jake Paul: ‘I can change your life in the worst way’

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Kamaru Usman had a not so subtle warning for Jake Paul as the war of words between them …read more

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Manager says Kamaru Usman vs. Jake Paul would sell 3 or 4 million pay-per-views

MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz says that a fight between his client Kamaru Usman and Jake Paul would sell 3 or 4 million pay-per-views. Usman is coming off of one of …read more

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Video: How can Kamaru Usman not rematch Colby Covington next?

Welterweight champion Kamaru Usman, coming off an emphatic knockout of Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261, is in the middle of carving out quite a legacy for himself.
Usman’s second victory over …read more

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Colby Covington calls Conor McGregor ‘the laughingstock in the MMA community’ following Kamaru Usman challenge

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If anyone is going to take Colby Covington’ spot in the welterweight contenders’ line, he doubts that it’s going to be …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz says Colby Covington can earn a rematch with Kamaru Usman by defeating Leon Edwards

Ali Abdelaziz believes Colby Covington would earn a rematch against Kamaru Usman by defeating Leon Edwards in his next fight. In the wake of Usman’s vicious knockout win over Jorge …read more

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Masvidal Sends Message to Nemeses Colby Covington & Leon Edwards

Jorge Masvidal has a message for his “groupies,” namely Leon Edwards and former best friend Colby Covington. After Jorge Masvidal got knocked out by Kamaru Usman in the UFC 261 …read more

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Masvidal Sends Message to Nemeses Colby Covington & Leon Edwards

Jorge Masvidal has a message for his “groupies,” namely Leon Edwards and former best friend Colby Covington. After Jorge Masvidal got knocked out by Kamaru Usman in the UFC 261 …read more

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Sorry Colby! Usman Wants ‘Maverick’ Next At UFC 263

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After dismantling Jorge Masvidal last month at UFC 261 current UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman has officially …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Gives Usman Tips To Beat Covington In Rematch

Jorge Masvidal is the last guy to lose to champion Kamaru Usman, but he is willing to reach out and help his former foe. Jorge Masvidal has been matched up …read more

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Kamaru Usman's manager: Colby Covington 'one of the worst human beings,' doesn't deserve rematch

Just when you think a rematch between UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington is a lock, there’s a new wrinkle to consider.
After Usman successfully defended his title with …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Gives Usman Tips To Beat Covington In Rematch

Jorge Masvidal is the last guy to lose to champion Kamaru Usman, but he is willing to reach out and help his former foe. Jorge Masvidal has been matched up …read more

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Kamaru Usman wants to face Michael Chiesa at UFC 263 in June, says Ali Abdelaziz

Kamaru Usman is hoping to be active in 2021 and eyes his next title defense against Michael Chiesa, his manager, Ali Abdelaziz revealed. After Usman knocked out Jorge Masvidal in …read more

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UFC Rankings Report: Does Kamaru Usman Get His P4P Wish?

The UFC rankings have been updated following UFC 261! Check out all the changes below! Men’s Pound for Pound: Unlike Khabib Nurmagomedov before him, Kamaru Usman does not get his …read more

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UFC Rankings Report: Does Kamaru Usman Get His P4P Wish?

The UFC rankings have been updated following UFC 261! Check out all the changes below! Men’s Pound for Pound: Unlike Khabib Nurmagomedov before him, Kamaru Usman does not get his …read more

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Masvidal Reacts To Usman Using “Super Necessary” Phrase Against Him

After suffering a brutal knockout loss in the UFC 261 main event, Jorge Masvidal is taking Kamaru Usman’s snappy post-fight remarks in stride. Coming into UFC 261, Jorge Masvidal had …read more

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Masvidal Reacts To Usman Using “Super Necessary” Phrase Against Him

After suffering a brutal knockout loss in the UFC 261 main event, Jorge Masvidal is taking Kamaru Usman’s snappy post-fight remarks in stride. Coming into UFC 261, Jorge Masvidal had …read more

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Video: UFC 261 ‘Fight Motion’ features Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal, omits Chris Weidman leg break

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The latest edition of UFC Fight Motion includes highlights from Kamaru Usman’s knockout of Jorge Masvidal in their headlining rematch at …read more

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MMA pound-for-pound rankings: Kamaru Usman's takeover is No. 1 among many changes

Usman makes Jon Jones’ stay at the top a brief one, and Rose Namajunas makes her move in the ESPN rankings. …read more

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Colby Covington saw ‘a lot of weaknesses’ In Kamaru Usman’s win at UFC 261

Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Since his first fight with Kamaru Usman, Colby Covington has been adamant he can defeat …read more

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Kamaru Usman says Khabib Nurmagomedov matchup “would be the biggest fight in UFC history,” but he’s lost faith in it happening

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman believes that a matchup against Khabib Nurmagomedov would be the biggest fight in UFC history. Usman picked up his 14th straight win this past Saturday …read more

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Colby Covington wasn’t impressed by Kamaru Usman’s UFC 261 KO win

After UFC 261, no. 1 ranked welterweight Colby Covington gave his reaction to the events that took place at the UFC’s first full-capacity event since UFC 248 in March 2020.

“Chaos” …read more

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Kamaru Usman: ‘Nick Diaz would be a fun fight’

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman defended his title at UFC 261 on April 24 by knocking out Jorge Masvidal in the first round. “The Nigerian Nightmare” is now looking …read more

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USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings, April 27: Kamaru Usman, Rose Namajunas move up P4P lists

With the UFC, PFL and ONE Championship all in action this past week, there were moves to be made in the latest USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings.
In the UFC 261 main …read more

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Jake Paul to Kamaru Usman: “Challenge Accepted”

The UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman may have just entered the Jake Paul sweepstakes, and Paul was quick to act. Like it or not, Jake Paul is the most talked …read more

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Jake Paul to Kamaru Usman: “Challenge Accepted”

The UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman may have just entered the Jake Paul sweepstakes, and Paul was quick to act. Like it or not, Jake Paul is the most talked …read more

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Jorge Masvidal open to matchup with Nick Diaz following KO loss at UFC 261

Jorge Masvidal is introduced by Bruce Buffer prior to his UFC 261 headliner with Kamaru Usman at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC
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Kamaru Usman says he’s happy to “take care of” Jake Paul, YouTuber accepts his challenge

Kamaru Usman is open to boxing Jake Paul. At UFC 261 on Saturday, Usman scored a highlight-reel KO over Jorge Masvidal to defend his belt for the fourth time. At …read more

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Jorge Masvidal believes Kamaru Usman beats Colby Covington in rematch

Jorge Masvidal says he belives that UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman will defeat Colby Covington in their rematch. Usman smashed Masvidal in their own rematch to retain the UFC welterweight …read more

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Covington: Usman Has No Excuse Not To Fight Me In August

Colby Covington is certain his next fight will be against Kamaru Usman. Ever since Covington lost by fifth-round TKO to Usman at UFC 245 for the welterweight title, he has …read more

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Kamaru Usman praises Rose Namajunas following upset win at UFC 261: “Words can’t describe how proud I am of this woman”

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman praised newly-crowned women’s strawweight champion Rose Namajunas after her upset win at UFC 261. Usman put on a stunning performance in the main event when …read more

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Watch UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou get swarmed by fans in return to Cameroon

It was pandemonium in Cameroon as UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou paraded the streets with his title.
Fresh off of cornering welterweight champion Kamaru Usman in his successful title defense against …read more

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Jorge Masvidal: Kamaru Usman 'puts a thorough beating' on Colby Covington in rematch

Jorge Masvidal has no doubt that UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman can put Colby Covington away one more time.
Having trained with Covington for years and competed against Usman twice, Masvidal …read more

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Video: The most impressive UFC 261 title fight performance was ...

UFC 261 gave us three championship fights in which the winners all delivered impressive finishing performances.
In the main event, welterweight champion Kamaru Usman knocked out Jorge Masvidal with a vicious …read more

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Covington: Usman Has No Excuse Not To Fight Me In August

Colby Covington is certain his next fight will be against Kamaru Usman. Ever since Covington lost by fifth-round TKO to Usman at UFC 245 for the welterweight title, he has …read more

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Colby Covington claims Kamaru Usman needed PEDs to beat Jorge Masvidal: “I mean, Marty Juiceman, he’s the CEO of EPO”

Colby Covington has claimed that Kamaru Usman needed the use of performance-enhancing drugs to knock Jorge Masvidal out. On Saturday night at UFC 261, Usman shocked the world when he …read more

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Jorge Masvidal open to fighting Nick Diaz next time out: “I’m more than willing to throw down”

Jorge Masvidal says he will fight again and would be open to facing Nick Diaz next time out. At UFC 261, Masvidal suffered a KO loss to Kamaru Usman for …read more

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Jorge Masvidal says Kamaru Usman knockout was beautiful technique: 'I read the information wrong'

After suffering a devastating knockout loss at UFC 261, Jorge Masvidal says he was impressed by the shot that ended his night.
Not necessarily known as a striker, UFC welterweight champion …read more

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Masvidal still eyes title shot despite Usman loss

Two days after his second loss to Kamaru Usman, Jorge Masvidal told ESPN’s Ariel Helwani he will continue to chase a UFC title and will definitely fight again in 2021, …read more

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UFC 261 final fight stats: Usman’s numbers among active welterweights are stunning

Kamaru Usman defeated Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261 | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

In 14 fights with the UFC, Kamaru Usman has allowed zero …read more

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Gaethje Warns McGregor That Fighting Usman Would Mean Certain Death

Justin Gaethje thinks it would be wise for Conor McGregor to steer clear of a fight against UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman unless he wants to experience an early death. …read more

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Khamzat Chimaev says Kamaru Usman the goal, will take Chechnya vs. Stockton battle with Nick Diaz

After a lengthy battle with COVID-19, Khamzat Chimaev is ready to fight again, and he likes the idea being floated about of a potential clash with Nick Diaz.
The 26-year-old Chimaev …read more

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Gaethje Warns McGregor That Fighting Usman Would Mean Certain Death

Justin Gaethje thinks it would be wise for Conor McGregor to steer clear of a fight against UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman unless he wants to experience an early death. …read more

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‘Rocky’ Called It

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A lot of fans (and pundits) were shocked when Jorge Masvidal got knocked out by welterweight champion Kamaru Usman in …read more

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Covington claims Usman needed PEDs to beat Masvidal

Colby Covington arrives in Jacksonville, Florida to watch UFC 261. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Colby Covington claims Kamaru Usman was juiced up at …read more

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What’s next for the stars of UFC 261?

The UFC returned to a full capacity crowd on Saturday night in Jacksonville, Florida for UFC 261. The card saw three title fights as Kamaru Usman rematched Jorge Masvidal, Weili …read more

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Colby Covington: No excuse for Kamaru Usman rematch to be delayed

Colby Covington is expecting to get his long-awaited rematch with UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman in late summer.
After Usman retained his belt with a second-round knockout of Jorge Masvidal at …read more

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McGregor Accuses Usman Of Steroids During Heated Twitter Exchange

Conor McGregor and Kamaru Usman have just had their first proper war of words. The seeds of a potential Kamaru Usman vs. Conor McGregor bout is sprouting more and more …read more

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Dana White: You’re An Idiot If You Think Usman Is Boring

Dana White doesn’t understand why people think Kamaru Usman is a boring fighter. As Usman was coming up the welterweight ranks, he was marked as a decision machine and a …read more

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Colby Covington Unimpressed by Kamaru Usman’s Win vs. ‘Journeyman’ Jorge Masvidal

The man who is likely next in line for a shot at welterweight gold was not impressed with Kamaru Usman’s performance at UFC 261. …read more

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Masvidal’s #FreeAlexisVila shirt explained

Jorge Masvidal at the UFC 261 press conference ahead of his fight with Kamaru Usman. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Jorge Masvidal advocated for …read more

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Morning Report: Kamaru Usman responds to Conor McGregor, McGregor fires back by suggesting Usman takes PEDs

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Whether there’s really fire here is up for debate, but Kamaru Usman and Conor McGregor are both certainly posturing that …read more

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UFC Real or Not: Nick Diaz will fight in 2021; Usman on trajectory for GOAT status

Breaking down Nick Diaz’s UFC prospects and the dominance of champions Kamaru Usman, Valentina Shevchenko and Rose Namajunas. …read more

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‘I finish people, you get finished’ - Usman roasts McGregor in response

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Conor McGregor also lobbied more steroid accusations. Shortly after Kamaru Usman impressively dispatched Jorge Masvidal for his fourth straight title …read more

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Kamaru Usman responds after Conor McGregor insinuates he is taking steroids: “I already took your pride. Don’t make me take your whiskey too.”

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman has responded after Conor McGregor shared multiple posts suggesting ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ was on steroids. Usman (19-1 MMA) returned to the Octagon in the headliner …read more

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UFC 261 highlights & recap: Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal

Watch the UFC 261 highlights and recap from the welterweight championship main event between champion Kamaru Usman and challenger Jorge Masvidal from Saturday’s event at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in …read more

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McGregor Accuses Usman Of Steroids During Heated Twitter Exchange

Conor McGregor and Kamaru Usman have just had their first proper war of words. The seeds of a potential Kamaru Usman vs. Conor McGregor bout is sprouting more and more …read more

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Kamaru Usman slams Conor McGregor over proposed move to welterweight, ‘Notorious’ fires back with steroid accusations

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman sent a warning to Conor McGregor after the Irish star suggested he would soon return to 170lbs. Usman (19-1 MMA) returned to the Octagon at …read more

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UFC 261 post-event facts: Kamaru Usman's octagon streak hits rarified air

UFC 261 at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Fla., on Saturday was one for the record books.
All three winners of the championship bouts made a mark on the record …read more

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Dana White: Kamaru Usman ‘On His Way to Being Greatest of All Time’

It took a few years to get there, but Kamaru Usman is receiving his due recognition from Dana White. …read more

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Kamaru Usman Uses Jorge Masvidal’s Words Against Him After Big Win

In the immediate aftermath of UFC 261, UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman was enjoying the fruits of a promise gone fulfilled. Following his knockout of Jorge Masvidal after vowing to …read more

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Conor McGregor promises to ‘smack’ Kamaru Usman once he conquers lightweight again: ‘It’s mine soon’

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After watching Kamaru Usman finish Jorge Masvidal in brutal fashion in the UFC 261 main event, Conor McGregor is now promising …read more

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Justin Gaethje to Conor McGregor: “Kamaru Usman will f*cking kill you”

UFC lightweight contender Justin Gaethje sent a message to Conor McGregor, telling the superstar that Kamaru Usman would beat him in a fight. On Saturday night at UFC 261, Usman …read more

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Kamaru Usman Uses Jorge Masvidal’s Words Against Him After Big Win

In the immediate aftermath of UFC 261, UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman was enjoying the fruits of a promise gone fulfilled. Following his knockout of Jorge Masvidal after vowing to …read more

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Conor McGregor Sets His Sights On Kamaru Usman & Welterweight Title

Conor McGregor is now saying the name of the “Boogeyman of the UFC Welterweight Division.” UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman has stated in the past that he found great amusement …read more

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Dana White: ‘Colby Covington is next for Kamaru Usman’

Welterweight champion Kamaru Usman knocked out Jorge Masvidal in the rematch on Saturday in the UFC 261 main event. The two had previously fought at UFC 251 last July …read more

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Dana White queues up Colby Covington rematch for Kamaru Usman's next fight

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A time table hasn’t been set, but go ahead and start planning on plenty of drama for Kamaru Usman’s next title fight.
UFC president Dana White told MMA …read more

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Kamaru Usman knocked out Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261

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McGregor Threatens To Move Up To 170 And Smack ‘Copycat’ Usman

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‘The Notorious’ has accused Kamaru Usman of stealing his one-liners and now he thinks Usman is stealing his knockout punches. …read more

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Kamaru Usman: UFC 261 KO of Jorge Masvidal solidifies top pound-for-pound status

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Kamaru Usman is satisfied after his UFC 261 rematch with Jorge Masvidal.
After beating Masvidal (35-15 MMA, 12-8 UFC) in a lopsided but lackluster unanimous decision in their …read more

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Ben Askren reacts to Jorge Masvidal getting knocked out: “I don’t believe in karma”

Former UFC welterweight Ben Askren reacted to seeing Jorge Masvidal get brutally knocked out by Kamaru Usman in the main event of UFC 261. Masvidal was caught clean with a …read more

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Masvidal says he got ‘overconfident’ in Usman rematch

Jorge Masvidal admits he got ‘overconfident’ leading into UFC 261 rematch with Kamaru Usman. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Jorge Masvidal speaks candidly about …read more

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Usman & White Have Different Responses About Covington Rematch

The differing energy levels between Dana White and Kamaru Usman regarding a potential rematch against Colby Covington were evident at the UFC 261 post-fight press conference. Coming into UFC 261, …read more

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Leon Edwards scolds Jorge Masvidal over knockout loss to Kamaru Usman at UFC 261

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards scolded Jorge Masvidal over his knockout loss to Kamaru Usman at Saturday night’s UFC 261 event. Edwards and Masvidal got into a backstage skirmish a …read more

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Colby Covington dismisses Kamaru Usman’s win over ‘bum’ Jorge Masvidal, promises win in rematch

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One-time UFC welterweight title challenger and current No. 1 contender Colby Covington was predictably unimpressed by Kamaru Usman’s knockout victory …read more

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Jorge Masvidal gives props to Kamaru Usman after UFC 261 KO: 'He won this fair and square'

Immediately after he was knocked out, Jorge Masvidal seemed to take his second loss to Kamaru Usman in stride.
In the UFC 261 headliner Saturday, Masvidal (35-15 MMA, 14-9 UFC) was …read more

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Usman & White Have Different Responses About Covington Rematch

The differing energy levels between Dana White and Kamaru Usman regarding a potential rematch against Colby Covington were evident at the UFC 261 post-fight press conference. Coming into UFC 261, …read more

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Usman Unhappy With Covington ‘Waiting Around’ For Rematch

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Colby Covington may have to win another fight at welterweight before getting a rematch with champ Kamaru Usman, who feels …read more

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Kamaru Usman on his follow up shots on Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261: “You know, those were super necessary.”

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman reacted to his follow up shots on Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261: “You know, those were super necessary.” Usman landed a right hand out of …read more

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Conor McGregor says Kamaru Usman deserves a 'smack' after UFC 261: 'I like 170. It's mine soon'

Conor McGregor is apparently interested in a fight with Kamaru Usman in the near future.
McGregor, who is scheduled to fight Dustin Poirier in a trilogy bout at UFC 264 on …read more

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Dana White & Nick Diaz Discussing UFC Return, Usman Chimes In

There is a welcome mat prepared for Nick Diaz to waltz back into the UFC, and champion Kamaru Usman wouldn’t mind showing him around his welterweight domain.  It has been …read more

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Dana White & Nick Diaz Discussing UFC Return, Usman Chimes In

There is a welcome mat prepared for Nick Diaz to waltz back into the UFC, and champion Kamaru Usman wouldn’t mind showing him around his welterweight domain.  It has been …read more

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Takeaways: Usman might be P4P king; Shevchenko enters GOAT convo

Not only does Kamaru Usman keep winning, he is getting better. …read more

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Dana White praises Kamaru Usman after UFC 261: 'You're an idiot if you think this guy is boring'

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Dana White had high praise for Kamaru Usman following his second-round knockout of Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261.
At the post-fight news conference Saturday, the UFC president simplified …read more

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Kamaru Usman says ‘extra shots’ on Jorge Masvidal were ‘super necessary’

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman defended his title for the fourth consecutive time on Saturday night. His UFC 261 victory over Jorge Masvidal moved his overall record to 19-1.

Usman defeated …read more

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Dana White: Kamaru Usman will fight Colby Covington next

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman made the fourth consecutive defense of his title at UFC 261 on Saturday night. Only moments removed from the fight, UFC president Dana White reiterated …read more

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Jorge Masvidal reacts following knockout loss to Kamaru Usman at UFC 261

Jorge Masvidal was hoping that a full fight camp would result in a different outcome when he rematch Kamaru Usman this evening at UFC 261. Usman and Masvidal originally met …read more

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UFC 261 bonuses: Kamaru Usman, Rose Namajunas among $50,000 no-brainers

The UFC handed out four $50,000 post-fight bonuses after its return to full arenas Saturday.
UFC 261 took place Saturday at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Fla. The main card …read more

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UFC 261 bonuses: Kamaru Usman and Rose Namajunas bank bonuses

Officials announced the UFC 261 bonuses immediately following Saturday night’s championship tripleheader in front of a packed house at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Fla. It was the fight …read more

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UFC 261: Pros react to Kamaru Usman’s knockout victory over Jorge Masvidal

Kamaru Usman knocked out Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Kamaru Usman knocked out Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261. On …read more

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Kamaru Usman def. Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261: Best photos

Check out the best photos from Kamaru Usman’s knockout win over Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261 at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Fla. (Photos by Jasen Vinlove, USA TODAY …read more

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UFC 261 results: Kamaru Usman blasts Jorge Masvidal unconscious with vicious right-hand KO

Kamaru Usman defended his welterweight title with a brutal knockout at UFC 261 on Saturday.
In a rematch against one of his biggest rivals, Usman (19-1 MMA, 14-0 UFC) knocked out …read more

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Kamaru Usman Leaves No Doubt, Knocks Out Jorge Masvidal in UFC 261 Headliner

Whether it’s on a full camp or short notice, Kamaru Usman has the antidote for Jorge Masvidal. …read more

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UFC 261: Sports world reacts to highlight reel KOs by Namajunas and Usman

Rose Namajunas and Kamaru Usman put an exclamation point on UFC 261 with title fight knockouts. …read more

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UFC 261 bonuses: Kamaru Usman, Rose Namajunas rewarded for championship knockouts

Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal | Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty Images

Kamaru Usman retained his UFC title, Rose Namajunas regained one, and both are receiving …read more

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UFC 261 Bonus Report: Kamaru Usman pockets extra $50k for knockout of Jorge Masvidal

The Octagon returned to Jacksonville for tonight’s UFC 261 event, a 13-bout fight card headlined by a rematch between Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal. The highly anticipated welterweight title fight …read more

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Colby Covington reacts after Kamaru Usman sleeps Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261

Colby Covington was clearly watching tonight’s UFC 261 main event rematch between Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal with keen interest. Usman (19-1 MMA) and Masvidal (35-15 MMA) had previously met …read more

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Kamaru Usman demolishes Jorge Masvidal with devastating knockout in UFC 261 main event

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Kamaru Usman wasn’t satisfied with his previous win over Jorge Masvidal but he’s very happy with the result in their …read more

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Pros react after Kamaru Usman KO’s Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261

Tonight’s UFC 261 event was headlined by a highly anticipated welterweight title fight rematch featuring Kamaru Usman taking on Jorge Masvidal. Usman and Masvidal originally met last July at UFC …read more

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UFC 261 Results: Kamaru Usman KO’s Jorge Masvidal (Video)

Tonight’s UFC 261 event is headlined by a welterweight title fight rematch featuring reigning champion Kamaru Usman taking on Jorge Masvidal. Usman and Masvidal originally met last July at UFC …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

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