Kamaru Usman

Kamaru Usman

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Kamaru Usman “Nigerian Nightmare”

UFC Welterweight Champion
#5 UFC Pound-for-Pound Fighter

Birthdate:May 11, 1987
Birthplace: Auchi, Nigeria
Height: 6 ft 0 in
Weight Class:Welterweight
Weight: 170 lb
Reach:76 in

STATS & RECORDS

WINS(17)

KO/TKO SUBMISSIONS DECISIONS OTHERS
7 1 9 0

LOSSES(1)

KO/TKO SUBMISSIONS DECISIONS OTHERS
0 1 0 0
Status Active
Hometown Auchi, Nigeria
Team/Gym Blackzilians-Boca Raton, FL
Age 33
Octagon Debut Jul. 12, 2015
Arm Reach 76 in
Leg Reach 41 in
Last Fight Jul 12, 2020
Next Fight NA

Fights

WIN
Kamaru Usman
UFC 251
Jul 12, 2020
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Kamaru Usman
UFC 245
Dec 14, 2019
TKO (punches)
R5 – 4:10
WIN
Kamaru Usman
UFC 235
Mar 2, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Kamaru Usman
The Ultimate Fighter: Heavy Hitters Finale
Nov 30, 2018
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Kamaru Usman
UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. Usman
May 19, 2018
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Kamaru Usman
Emil Weber Meek
UFC Fight Night: Stephens vs. Choi
Jan 14, 2018
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Kamaru Usman
Sérgio Moraes
UFC Fight Night: Rockhold vs. Branch
Sep 16, 2017
KO (punch)
R1 – 2:48
WIN
Kamaru Usman
Sean Strickland
UFC 210
Apr 8, 2017
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Kamaru Usman
Warlley Alves
UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. Nogueira 2
Nov 19, 2016
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Kamaru Usman
Alexander Yakovlev
UFC on Fox: Holm vs. Shevchenko
Jul 23, 2016
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Kamaru Usman
UFC on Fox: dos Anjos vs. Cerrone 2
Dec 19, 2015
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Kamaru Usman
Hayder Hassan
The Ultimate Fighter: American Top Team vs. Blackzilians Finale
Jul 12, 2015
Submission (arm-triangle choke)
R2 – 1:19
WIN
Kamaru Usman
Marcus Hicks
Legacy FC 33
Jul 18, 2014
TKO (punches)
R2 – 5:00
WIN
Kamaru Usman
Lenny Lovoto
Legacy FC 30
Apr 4, 2014
TKO (punches)
R3 – 1:04
WIN
Kamaru Usman
Steven Rodriguez
Legacy FC 27
Jan 31, 2014
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:31
WIN
Kamaru Usman
Rashid Abdullah
VFC 41
Dec 14, 2013
TKO (punches)
R1 – 3:49
LOSS
Kamaru Usman
Jose Caceres
CFA 11
May 24, 2013
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 3:47
WIN
Kamaru Usman
David Glover
RFA 5
Nov 30, 2012
TKO (punches)
R2 – 4:50
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