Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-11-06, some good exchanges but it is not enough to get three stars: the mma fight Kamaru Usman vs Colby Covington 2 gets two (take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2021).
Covington vs Usman 2 is the main event of UFC 268 and it is valid for the UFC welterweight title (Usman’s fifth defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Kamaru Usman record
The black belt in Bjj, Tuf tournament winner and current Ufc Ww champion Kamaru Usman entered this fight with a pro mma record of 19-1-0 (53% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.1 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 18 consecutive victories beating, in his last three matches, twice Jorge Masvidal, in July 2020 and April 2021 (Kamaru Usman vs Jorge Masvidal I and the 4-stars bout Kamaru Usman vs Jorge Masvidal II) and once Gilbert Burns (Kamaru Usman vs Gilbert Burns).
Colby Covington record
His opponent, the former interim Ufc Ww and 2013 FILA 77 kg No-Gi grappling world champ Colby Covington, has a record of 16-2-0 (50% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.3 in the welterweight division.
In his last three bouts he has beat Robbie Lawler (Colby Covington vs Robbie Lawler) and Tyron Woodley (Colby Covington vs Tyron Woodley), but between these two fights he lost to Usman in their first match (Kamaru Usman vs Colby Covington I).
Covington’s next fight: Colby Covington vs Jorge Masvidal
UFC 268 info
Event: UFC 268: Usman vs. Covington 2
Where: Madison Square Garden, New York, United States
Division: welterweight (170 lbs, 77 kg)
Title: UFC Welterweight Championship
UFC 268 fight card
Here is the UFC 268 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on PPV – Pay-per-View)
Kamaru Usman vs Colby Covington 2
Rose Namajunas vs Weili Zhang 2
Frankie Edgar vs Marlon Vera
Shane Burgos vs Billy Quarantillo
Justin Gaethje vs Michael Chandler
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPNews / ESPN+)
Alex Pereira vs Andreas Michailidis
Al Iaquinta vs Bobby Green
Phil Hawes vs Chris Curtis
Edmen Shahbazyan vs Nassourdine Imavov
EARLY PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN+ / UFC Fight Pass)
Ian Garry vs Jordan Williams
Gian Villante vs Chris Barnett
Dustin Jacoby vs John Allan
Melsik Baghdasaryan vs Bruno Souza
CJ Vergara vs Ode Osbourne
UFC 268 results
Here are the results of all the fights of UFC 268.
Kamaru Usman def. Colby Covington via UD
Rose Namajunas def. Zhang Weili via UD
Marlon Vera def. Frankie Edgar via KO r3
Shane Burgos def. Billy Quarantillo via UD
Justin Gaethje def. Michael Chandler via UD
Alex Pereira def. Andreas Michailidis via TKO r2
Bobby Green def. Al Iaquinta via TKO r1
Chris Curtis def. Phil Hawes via TKO r1
Nassourdine Imavov def. Edmen Shahbazyan via TKO r2
EARLY PRELIMINARY CARD
Ian Garry def. Jordan Williams via KO r1
Chris Barnett def. Gian Villante via TKO r2
Dustin Jacoby def. John Allan via UD
Melsik Baghdasaryan def. Bruno Souza via UD
Ode Osbourne def. CJ Vergara via UD
UFC 268 countdown – Video preview
Watch the official video of the full episode of UFC 268 countdown Usman vs Covington 2, a documentary to know better the life of both fighters and how they prepare for their bout.
UFC 268 Embedded: Vlog Series
Watch all the episodes of UFC 268 Embedded: Vlog Series (we usually post the playlist with all the videos or, if not possible, every single clip).
UFC 268 pre-fight press conference
Watch the official video of UFC 268 pre-fight press conference!
UFC 268 weigh-in
Watch the video of UFC 268: Usman vs Covington 2 weigh-in from the official Ufc Youtube channel!
Usman vs Covington 2 full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the fight Kamaru Usman vs Colby Covington 2 as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Official highlights – spanish
Usman vs Covington 2 result
Kamaru Usman defeated Colby Covington via unanimous decision. Scores were 48–47, 48–47, 49–46.
Usman vs Covington 2 post-fight interview
Watch the official video of Colby Covington vs Kamaru Usman post-fight octagon interview.
Usman vs Covington 2 post-fight press conference
Watch the official video of the Usman vs Covington 2 post-fight press conference!
UFC 268 bonus awards
UFC 268 Fight of the Night: Justin Gaethje vs Michael Chandler
UFC 268 Performance of the Night: Marlon Vera, Alex Pereira, Bobby Green, Chris Barnett