Well, Kamarudeen Usman is an American mixed martial artist known for competing in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), and he is also the current UFC Welterweight Champion. Kamaru Usman also holds the title of “The Ultimate Fighter 21” tournament winner. As of 14th July 2020, he ranks 5th in the UFC men’s pound-for-pound rankings. Today we will get to know more about Kamaru Usman, his career, lifestyle, and more.
Kamaru Usman Wiki, & Biography
Usman was born in Auchi, Nigeria, his father was in the Nigerian Army, and his mother was a teacher. You should know that he has two brothers, Kashetu and Mohammed, and one is a former is a Doctor of Pharmacy, and the other is a mixed martial artist. And then he started wrestling early on when he was in High school, his sophomore year in high school, at the Bowie High School in Arlington, Texas. after that, he did a commendable job, and he made a vast 53-3 record in high school. He was placed third at the Texas state championships, after which he wrestled alongside Jon Jones at the senior national tournament before he left for college. Kamaru is married, and his wife has a daughter, Samirah.
Kamaru Usman Fights, & Income 2020
-Professional MMA career: Kumaru Usman made his professional MMA debut in November 2012. He has a record of 5-1; he had also completed many times before he tried out for The Ultimate Fighter, which was in early 2015.
– In February 2015, there was an announcement that Kumaru Usman was one of the fighters selected to be on The Ultimate Fighter 21.
-Through 2015- 2019, Kumaru Usman has faced many opponents and has managed o make a great name in the industry.
Kamaru Usman Records
– on 12th July 2020, Usman was scheduled to defend his title for the second time against Gilbert Burns at UFC 251. They are both from the same camp, Sanford MMA, and Kumaru Usman chooses to train under Trevor Wittman while heading into the fight.
– On 3rd July 2020, it was revealed that Burns tested positive for COVID-19, and he was subsequently removed from the card. And on the 5th of July 2020, it was reported that Jorge Masvidal had to step in on short notice, and this was supposed to be served as a replacement for Burns.
-Kumaru Usman won the fight via unanimous decision.
Kamaru Usman Net Worth
Well, Kumaru Usman’s net worth as of 2020, according to Livesportsworld.com, stands at $1 million this year.
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