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    When Kamaru Usman dominated Tyron Woodley at UFC 235, he made history by becoming the first African-born champion in the UFC. Usman was born in Auchi, Nigeria and his heritage is an intrinsic part of who he is, adopting the fight moniker “The Nigerian Nightmare” as a nod to his roots. So with his first title defense likely to be against Colby Covington, one of the most polarizing figures in ...

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