Kamaru Usman successfully defended the title against Masvidal (Part 1)

During the match at the UFC 251 event, which took place on the morning of July 12, the middle-class UFC champion Kamaru Usman won against Jorge Masvidal after 5 dramatic matches.

At the beginning of the match, 2 boxers actively approached and attacked the opponent. Masvidal kicked, but Usman grabbed his foot and knocked him to the floor. More disadvantageous, but the American boxer tried to counterattack with heel kicks from the bottom up. However, Usman still controlled the opponent.

In the second half, Usman took the initiative to grab his feet in order to knock Masvidal to the floor but failed. However, Nigerian boxers are always in control.

He often uses small tricks on the feet when the two of them are struggling to reduce Masvidal’s movement. After escaping from the clutch of Usman, the BMF champion repeatedly punched, but not enough to finish the opponent.

Masvidal proved dangerous every time he got out of Usman’s control

By the third half, the match was a little interrupted when Usman attacked the lower part of Masvidal, but the American boxer was not in danger. Usman then fell to his opponent and tried to lock it in. In the opposite direction, Masvidal always changed his attack whenever he got out of Usman’s control.

The match was not much changed in the fourth half. Kamaru Usman was the one who controlled most of the time. Whenever forced into a cage, Masvidal performs very good crossings and knees. The two boxers continued to struggle until the end of the half.

In the final half, Masvidal has knocked down again. Usman tried to perform an ancient blow, but the American opponent escaped. The match remained in Usman’s control until the end. In the last 30 seconds, Masvidal escaped and attacked heavily with flying pillows, punches, and continuous changes.

At the end of the match, the victory was recognized for Usman. This is a quite admirable result because the Nigerian boxer takes most of the control and repeatedly falls Masvidal. With this victory, Usman successfully defended the semifinal UFC championship he currently holds.