By Farah Hannoun |
April 11, 2020 11: 20 am
Reigning UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman has been dominating opponents ever since his UFC debut.
Usman (16-1 MMA, 11-0 UFC) took part in Season 21 of “The Final Fighter,” where he represented his earlier skool gymnasium The Blackzilians. He obtained two fights within the residence, leading to his selection for the finale showdown with American Top Crew’s Hayder Hassan.
Usman proved to be the beautiful selection, as he used to be in a plot to shut down Hassan’s energy early, utilizing his solid wrestling to aid a watch on the fight. After outmuscling Hassan within the clinch, Usman dragged the fight to the mat, as he outgrappled his man in Round 1.
There used to be extra of the identical from Usman in Round 2, as he capitalized on Hassan’s aggressive launch by touchdown a takedown. He dominated prime plot, secured fleshy mount, then transitioned into an arm-triangle choke to win the submission establish and seize the season victory for his personnel.
Since that debut victory, Usman has obtained 10 in a row, and captured the UFC welterweight title with a dominant establish over Tyron Woodley at UFC 235 in 2019. Most recently, he notched his first title defense in a barnburner in opposition to Colby Covington remaining December, and stays unbeaten within the UFC.
Usman’s is expected to defend his title in opposition to Jorge Masvidal within the future within the summertime, if the UFC is reduction and running by then. Within the interval in-between, take a look at out Usman’s debut victory over Hassan within the video above.
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