The Tuf winner Kamaru Usman entered this fight with a pro record of 9-1-0 (67% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.19 welterweight in the world. He suffered his only loss when he faced Jose Caceres at his second professional mma fight in 2013, since then he has collected eight consecutive victories beating Warlley Alves in his last one (=Usman vs Alves).
His opponent, the black belt in Bjj Sean Strickland, has an official mma record of 18-1-0 (67% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.32 in the same weight class. He lost to Santiago Ponzinibbio in 2015 (=Strickland vs Ponzinibbio) but then he has won over Igor Araujo, Alex Garcia and Tom Breese. Kamaru Usman vs Sean Strickland is on the undercard of Daniel Cormier vs Anthony Johnson 2 – UFC 210. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 210: Cormier vs Johnson 2
Where: KeyBank Center, New York, USA
Division: welterweight (170 lbs, 77 kg)
UFC 210 fight card (main fights):
Daniel Cormier vs Anthony Johnson 2
Chris Weidman vs Gegard Mousasi
Patrick Cote vs Thiago Alves
Will Brooks vs Charles Oliveira
Kamaru Usman vs Sean Strickland
Magomed Bibulatov vs Jenel Lausa
Usman’s previous fight: Kamaru Usman vs Warlley Alves
Usman vs Strickland Fight Video:
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