Completed MMA Bout

Kamaru Usman vs. Alexander Yakovlev

Preliminary Card | Welterweight · 170 lbs | MMA

Kamaru Usman defeats Alexander Yakovlev via 3 Round Decision

Kamaru "Nigerian Nightmare" Usman
Alexander "Thunder of the North" Yakovlev

Usman
Decision
Round 3

Kamaru Usman Alexander Yakovlev

"Nigerian Nightmare" "Thunder of the North"

7-1-0   Pro Record At Fight   24-7-1
Climbed to 8-1   Record After Fight   Fell to 24-8
-250 (Moderate Favorite)   Betting Odds   +220 (Moderate Underdog)
Nigeria   Nationality   Russia
Boca Raton, Florida   Fighting out of   St. Petersburg, Russia
29 years, 2 months, 1 week, 5 days   Age at Fight   32 years, 5 days
170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs)
6'0" (183cm)   Height   6'3" (191cm)
76.0" (193cm)   Reach   74.0" (188cm)
Blackzilians   Gym   K-Dojo Warrior Tribe
UFC on FOX 20
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC on FOX 20: Holm vs. Shevchenko
  • Date: Saturday 07.23.2016 at 08:00 PM ET
  • Referee: John McCarthy
  • Venue: United Center
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Bout Billing: Preliminary Card (fight 5 of 11)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Prelims
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Usman Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Yakovlev Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
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Usman vs. Yakovlev Fight Predictions

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Usman
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Yakovlev
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