Nigerian Roots Shaped Kamaru Usman into the Man He is Today

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Kamaru Usman talks about his life in Nigeria as a child and how it shaped him into the man he is today. Usman takes on Demian Maia in the main event of UFC Fight Night 129 in Santiago, Chile, on Saturday.

The “Nigerian Nightmare” is unbeaten inside the octagon (7-0) and a win over the highly ranked Maia would move him into title contention in the 170-pound division.

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