UFC 261: Kamaru Usman defeats Masvidal to retain tittle

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman knocedout his opponent Jorge Masvidal in the second round in the main event of UFC 261 in Jacksonville, Florida on Sunday to retain his title.

Usman landed a perfect right hand that took the lights off Masvidal with the Nigerian landing five hammer shots to close up the fight.

The knockout came at one minute, two seconds. The fight is the first UFC card in front of a 15,000 capacity crowd since the COVID-19 pandemic shut down spectator sports in March 2020.

Following the victory, the Nigerian recorded the second-longest winning streak in UFC history.

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