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Photos of Nigerian UFC fighters with their fathers inside the ring

The UFC ring is called an octagon because of its structure which has 8 sides, its walls are made of metal chain-link fence coated with black vinyl, it has a diameter of 30ft with a 6ft high fence.The ring sits on top of a platform which raises it 4 ft above the ground.

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Photos of Nigerian UFC fighters with their fathers inside the ring

SPORTS

Kamarudeen Usman Is Neither Yoruba Nor Hausa, See The Southern State He’s From.

Sometimes, guessing where a Nigerian is from could prove really difficult and tasking due to the diversity in ethnic and culture inherent in the country.This is an aspect, is a good thing if Nigerians can channel it into resourceful use.Having so much culture and ethnic groups in Nigeria should give us the advantage to learn and understand the beauty in diversity and to attract tourists from all over the world by the way of educating people of the beauties spectacular to each group.

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Kamarudeen Usman Is Neither Yoruba Nor Hausa, See The Southern State He’s From.

ENTERTAINMENT

After UFC Champion, Usman Kamaru Leaked Burna Boy's Unreleased Song, See Burna Boy's Reaction

Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu popularly known as Burna Boy is a Grammy Award Winning Nigerian Singer, Songwriter and recording artiste with several hit songs and Collaborations with top international musicians including Beyonce, Sia, Justin Bieber and many others.In the late hours of yesterday, Usman Kamaru aka The Nigerian Nightmare who recently became the UFC Welterweight Champion after beating Jorge Masvidal played Burna Boy's Unreleased song via his instastory but apologized jokingly with the caption "abeg no vex @burnaboygram".

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After UFC Champion, Usman Kamaru Leaked Burna Boy's Unreleased Song, See Burna Boy's Reaction

SPORTS

Fans Send Congratulatory Messages to "The Nigerian Nightmare" After His Massive Win Yesterday.

Nigerians and fans from a host of other neighboring countries have continued to express their joy over "The Nigerian Nightmare" victory in the MMA championship yesterday.A lot of congratulatory messages have stormed the handle of the MMA champion, Kamaru Usman from all over the continent.

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Fans Send Congratulatory Messages to

SPORTS

The Nigerian Nightmare's Father Was in Jail For 10Years. Here is Why

Following the recent win "The Nigerian Nightmare" secured over his opponent to retain his MMA championship title, a lot of questions have been asked pertaining his personal life.Especially as regards his father who had been in jail for the past 9 years.Here is what you need to know about Kamaru Usman's dad: Muhammed Usman moved over to the United States in 1989.

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The Nigerian Nightmare's Father Was in Jail For 10Years. Here is Why

SPORTS

UFC 261: Check Out How Much Kamaru Usman Earned After Defeating Marsvidal To Retain His Title.

Nigeria, amidst the rigorous challenges we are currently facing in the country, is definitely blessed with extra ordinary superstars that are representing the country both home and abroad.We have countless numbers of Nigerians in some western part of the world that are extremely good at what they do, and are making the country proud with it.

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UFC 261: Check Out How Much Kamaru Usman Earned After Defeating Marsvidal To Retain His Title.

SPORTS

UFC 261: All The Results As Kamaru Usman Knocks Out Jorge Masvidal With A Perfect Right

It's no dull all through the night as Kamaru Usman retains his Welterweight title against Jorge Masvidal.Kamaru made no mistakes as he got Masvidal losing his guard and landed a perfect right to send American to the canvas in Round 2 after a close Round 1.Kamaru got a standing ovation from the returning 15,000 live audiences for a great job done on the Wild Night at UFC 261 from the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida.

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UFC 261: All The Results As Kamaru Usman Knocks Out Jorge Masvidal With A Perfect Right

SPORTS

Kamaru Usman celebrates with his daughter after beating Masvidal to retain his UFC title

Nigeria's Kamaru Usman defeat Jorge Masvidal to retain his UFC welterweight title on Sunday morning.The Nigerian Nightmare delivered a devastating punch to knock out Masvidal in the third round of the fight.Kamaru Usman has now beaten Masvidal twice his career and he's the second man to knock him out of fight, with the latest win coming in the home town of Masvidal who had his family watching.

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Kamaru Usman celebrates with his daughter after beating Masvidal to retain his UFC title

SPORTS

Usman Declares His Desire To Maintain His Winning Formula After Knocking Out Masvidal

Kamaru Usman, the UFC champion, has declared himself the world's best fighter following his brutal victory over Jorge Masvidal.Usman stated this in a post-match press conference on Sunday, during which he stated that the White understood his objective.On Sunday at UFC 261 in Florida, the fighter knocked out Jorge Masvidal in the second round to retain the undisputed UFC welterweight title.

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Usman Declares His Desire To Maintain His Winning Formula After Knocking Out Masvidal

POLITICS

Today News: There’ll be peace if Buhari listens to us -Gumi, Usman Knocks Out Masvidal In 2nd Round

[OPINION] Pantami in the Eye of the Storm - Simon Kolawole: Dr Isa Ali Pantami, minister of communications and digital economy, has been at the centre of a litany of controversies for two weeks non-stop — an unusually lengthy period in the Nigerian news cycle.

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Today News: There’ll be peace if Buhari listens to us -Gumi, Usman Knocks Out Masvidal In 2nd Round

SPORTS

Look at what Nigerian UFC fighter Kamaru did to his father after beating Masvidal

I enjoy watching the UFC because of how intense it is but what I enjoy the most about the UFC is seeing Africans win.Kamaru Usman, the Nigerian Nightmare just made us proud as he knocked out Jorge Masvidal to retain his welterweight title.Nobody comes between Kamaru and his belt without seeing a nightmare, he has made Nigeria proud, he's been undefeated in 8 years, he has enjoyed 18 wins in a row and has defended his welterweight title 4 times.

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Look at what Nigerian UFC fighter Kamaru did to his father after beating Masvidal

SPORTS

Check Out Cool Drawing Of Kamaru Usman Knocking Out Jorge Masvidal

I'm sure you must have heard about Kamaru Usman, well if you haven't.Let me to do a quick introduction about him.His full name is Kamarudeen "Kamaru" Usman, and he is a Nigerian-American professional mixed martial artist.He currently competes in the welterweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, where he is the reigning champion.

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Check Out Cool Drawing Of Kamaru Usman Knocking Out Jorge Masvidal

SPORTS

Breath - Taking Photos Of UFC Welterweight Legendary Kamaru Usman

Kamaru Usman, also known as the Nigerian Nightmare, seems to be the pound-for-pound best fighter on the planet right now.He is king of the welterweight division in mixed martial art's most famous and prestigious championship.Though raised in the US, Kamaru was born in Nigeria, and he once told BBC Africa he wants to represent his country and continent every time he steps into the octagon.

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Breath - Taking Photos Of UFC Welterweight Legendary Kamaru Usman

SPORTS

McGregor Challenges Usman Kamaru to Fight

Connor Anthony McGregor last night has called out reigning champion Usman Kamaru after the born Nigerian fighter defeated Jorge Masvidal to defend his UFC 261 in Jacksonville, Florida.McGregor took to twitter to tweet after Kamaru's victory saying " Usman is copying my shot.Am to fight this guy at some stage?

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McGregor Challenges Usman Kamaru to Fight

SPORTS

Kamarudeen Usman is a beast in the Ultimate Fighting Championship

His full name is Kamarudeen "Kamaru" Usman born in May 11, 1987 aged 33 years.He is a Nigerian-American professional mixed martial artist, a former freestyle wrestler and a graduated folkstyle wrestler.He competes in the welterweight division of the Ultimate fighting championship (UFC) where he is the reigning UFC welterweight champion.He was the winner of the ultimate fighter 21 tournament.

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Kamarudeen Usman is a beast in the Ultimate Fighting Championship

SPORTS

See The Moment Kamaru Goes Emotional As His Father Watched Him Live After 10 Years in Jail

The Nigerian Mixed Martial Artist, Usman Kamaru went emotional as he paid a tribute to his father, Muhammed Usman who sat to watch him live after a decade in jail.The United Fighting Championship (UFC) winner, Kamaru defeated his opponent Jorge Masvidal to retain his Welterweight belt at the UFC261 held yesterday.

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See The Moment Kamaru Goes Emotional As His Father Watched Him Live After 10 Years in Jail

SPORTS

UFC 261: Check Out Photos of Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal After The Fight on Sunday in Florida

Congratulations are in order for Nigerian Martial artust Kamaru Usman has he honourably retained the undisputed UFC welterweight title after knocking out his opponent Jorge Masvidal who's an American, in the second round in the main event of UFC 261 in Jacksonville, Florida on Sunday, April 25 2021.

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UFC 261: Check Out Photos of Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal After The Fight on Sunday in Florida

SPORTS

Usman Kamaru Honours His Dad By Doing This For Him After Beating Jorge Masvidal

Usman Kamaru is a professional UFC welterweight fighter widely regarded as the Nigerian Nightmare because of his finishing skills and ability.Just if recent, the Nigerian fighter made Nigerians proud again after he knocked out his opponent Jorge Masvidal in the second round to reclaim his UFC Welterweight Title.

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Usman Kamaru Honours His Dad By Doing This For Him After Beating Jorge Masvidal

SPORTS

Checkout how much money Kamaru Usman earned after winning his fight against Jorge Masvidal

Nigerian Mixed Martial Arts fighter Kamaru Usman made headlines recently after winning one of the greatest fights if his career and retaining his belt.As the UFC welterweight champion, he successfully knocked out his opponent, Jorge Masvidal in the second round of their bout at UFC 261 on Sunday.

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Checkout how much money Kamaru Usman earned after winning his fight against Jorge Masvidal

SPORTS

Kamaru Usman Knocks out Jorge Masvidal To Retain His Retain UFC Welterweight Title And Record

Nigerian UFC Wrestler Kamaru Usman has once again made the country and Africa proud after he knocked out Jorge Masvidal inside the octagon to retain his UFC Welterweight title.Kamaru is undisputed in UFC Wrestling as he hasn't lost any match.The victory against Jorge Masvidal made it his 14th consecutive win and 18th straight victory in the UFC.

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Kamaru Usman Knocks out Jorge Masvidal To Retain His Retain UFC Welterweight Title And Record