‘Only a Few Will Understand’ – Kamaru Usman Shares Intense Behind the Scenes Video Ahead of Colby Covington Fight

Published 09/04/2021, 5:21 PM EDT
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – DECEMBER 14: Kamaru Usman of Nigeria enters the octagon during the UFC 245 event at T-Mobile Arena on December 14, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)


Kamaru Usman is one of the best fighters to currently be a part of the UFC. The welterweight champion has an incredible MMA record and is undefeated in his UFC career. ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ has successfully defended the welterweight title 3 times and will look to do that once again at UFC 268.

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Usman is set to defend his UFC title this November against Colby Covington. This will be a rematch between the two fighters, having earlier met at UFC 245. That time around, Usman had won the fight via a 5th round TKO and had defended his belt.

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Ever since that fight, fans have been eagerly waiting for a rematch between the two. Now, as finally, the two fighters are set to meet again at UFC 268, it promises to be a great fight. ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ has done exceedingly well in his MMA career and has been undefeated since 2013. During that period, the fighter has comfortably defeated every fighter he has ever faced.

Now as Usman prepares to take on Covington and extend his winning streak, the fighter has shared a video of his journey up till now. Usman has shared a video of how his hard work and dedication have helped him get to the top. Along with the video, Usman wrote a caption that said, “Only a few will ever understand the balance necessary to produce these results and stay at this level.”

Many people often consider Usman to be amongst the greatest fighters to ever be a part of MMA. And the reason behind this is Usman’s incredible performances and his hard work.

What to expect from the rematch between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington?

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Many people believe that Colby Covington is the only fighter that can defeat Kamaru Usman. And although ‘Chaos’ lost the previous fight against Usman. Covington believes he has improved as a fighter since then and has worked on his flaws.

However, Usman has also developed since then and has worked hard on his striking skills. Therefore, it seems that Usman and Covington are evenly matched going into the fight. This means that whatever the result of the fight may be, it surely is going to be a treat for MMA fans when these two fighters collide.

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Who do you think will win the fight between Usman and Covington? let us know in the comments.

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Paras Pande

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Paras Pande is a UFC author at EssentiallySports who is pursuing his graduation in Journalism and Mass Communication. An ardent follower of the UFC, he has been covering the sport for 2 years now. Before joining the team at EssentiallySports, Paras gained expertise as an MMA writer whilst working with Sportskeeda.

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