Usman defeated Masvidal at the UFC 251 necessary match. Photo credit: Olisa.tv
Kelvin Ekerete and Johnny Edward
Musician Burna Boy and other Nigerian followers possess hailed Supreme Combating Championship welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman, after his unanimous resolution rob over The united states’s Jorge Masvidal on Sunday in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
The rob is Usman’s second defence rob after beating Colby Covington with a fifth-spherical knockout in December 2019 in his first defence.
Masvidal used to be another choice to Gilbert Burns, who gotten smaller the coronavirus days sooner than the UFC 251 fight within the Gulf.
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It used to be Usman’s 12th consecutive rob within the UFC, equalling Georges St-Pierre’s file for the longest welterweight winning race.
Nigerians hailed Usman after the rob, the 17th of his occupation.
Burna Boy, a 2020 Grammy Award nominee, merely hailed Usman in a tweet. “Kamaru Usman!!!!”
Moreover, H. H Alabi praised the Nigerian’s ways within the fight no subject critics calling it a dreary rob.
He tweeted, “I needed to see Usman vs Masvidal again. I noticed a basically attention-grabbing fight and a expose of tacts, technique and energy. Of us are disappointed on yarn of the hypeman didn’t dwell to expectation. Usman save up a mountainous note and literally manhandled Mas for five rounds. What a champ!!!”
Dele Adepoju, a pupil, praised Usman for his efforts.
“The rob used to be noteworthy but of us noticed a dreary fight. He had a strategy and it won him the fight. Immense one champ. Extra wins.”
One other Twitter person, Bidemi Adedipe, added, “It is miles a Nigerian doing a sound job. His rob is for all of us.”
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