Kamaru Usman Reignites Feud With Colby Covington After Sharing ‘Broken Jaw’ Video

Published 08/24/2021, 12:25 PM EDT
LAS VEGAS, NV – JANUARY 16: UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman interacts with the media during the UFC 246 Ultimate Media Day at UFC APEX on January 16, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)


Kamaru Usman trolled his rival Colby Covington with a throwback video reminding him of his broken jaw. ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ broke Covington’s jaw in their clash at UFC 245.

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The current welterweight champion Usman is one of the best fighters in the promotion. He is ruling the division since 2019. The latter has only one loss in his professional MMA career.

The Nigerian native will face ‘The Chaos’ in a rematch for the welterweight gold. However, in their first clash, Usman brutally knocked out Covington, breaking his jaw.

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Recently, ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ posted a video on his twitter account poking Covington. The video had a post-fight interview where Usman worked as a desk analyst. Usman wrote, “This will never get old #HeBigMadd”

 

Usman made fun of Covington by repeatedly reminding him of his broken jaw in this video. However, this was not it for the welterweight champion. He posted another video of him knocking out ‘The Chaos’ after getting a reaction from a famous boxer.

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Ahead of the title rematch, the (19-1) record holder is trolling his rival ‘The Chaos’ on the social media by posting funny videos. Covington has not yet reacted to Usman’s post.

However, the welterweight champion got a reaction from Errol Spence Jr. who is an American professional boxer.

The boxer reacted to Usman’s post with a laughing emoji. Hence, Usman uploaded another video of his finish against Covington.

 

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The Nigerian native tagged Errol Spence Jr. and wrote, “As my man @ErrolSpenceJr would say…ManDown #IBrokeYourFace”

Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington will clash inside the octagon for the second time. This mega-fight will take place at UFC 268. This rematch is surely going to be one of the biggest fights of the year and combat fans are eagerly waiting for it.

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What are your thoughts on the rematch between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington? Let us know in the comment section below.

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Afnan Chougle

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Afnan Chougle is a UFC author at EssentiallySports. Besides writing, this Media graduate is an integral part of the digital web stories team for combat sports. Before joining EssentiallySports, Afnan gained valuable experience as an intern at Jiostudios Production House.

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