Double ‘wahala’ for Nigeria in combat sports as Usman loses UFC welterweight title after Joshua’s boxing loss
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Double ‘wahala’ for Nigeria in combat sports as Usman loses UFC welterweight title after Joshua’s boxing loss

Briton Leon Edwards pulled off a fifth-round head-kick knockout out of nowhere to dethrone Kamaru…

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Breaking! Israel Adesanya beats Jared Cannonier in title defence 
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Breaking! Israel Adesanya beats Jared Cannonier in title defence 

Israel Adesanya brushed aside the challenge of Jared Cannonier in a masterclass of technical precision…

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BREAKING: Israel Adesanya retains UFC middleweight title 
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BREAKING: Israel Adesanya retains UFC middleweight title 

Nigeria’s Israel Adesanya comfortably defeated Robert Whittaker on Saturday night to retain his middleweight title…

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UFC 271: Adesanya v Whittaker – an MMA rivalry born down under
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UFC 271: Adesanya v Whittaker – an MMA rivalry born down under

Champion versus champion, Australia against New Zealand and in front of 57,000 fans in Melbourne.…

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Nigeria’s Kamaru Usman goes under the knife weeks before UFC 268 win over Covington
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Nigeria’s Kamaru Usman goes under the knife weeks before UFC 268 win over Covington

Kamaru Usman went under the knife on Monday to repair a hand injury, UFC president Dana White confirmed after posting…

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A UFC champion’s title is not enough; Nigeria’s Usman wants to fight a boxer next
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A UFC champion’s title is not enough; Nigeria’s Usman wants to fight a boxer next

Kamaru Usman scrunched his face in a playful manner and tilted his head. He had…

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Kamaru Usman beats Colby Covington in rematch to retain world title
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Kamaru Usman beats Colby Covington in rematch to retain world title

Nigeria’s welterweight world champion Kamaru Usman retained his title with a unanimous decision win against…

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Two of Africa’s ‘Three Kings’ boosting UFC profile are Nigerians!
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Two of Africa’s ‘Three Kings’ boosting UFC profile are Nigerians!

Africa’s ‘Three Kings’ are boosting the profile of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) on the…

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Brunson Targets Israel Adesanya after Win over Till at UFC Vegas 36
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Brunson Targets Israel Adesanya after Win over Till at UFC Vegas 36

Derek Brunson dominated England’s Darren Till at UFC  Vegas 36 before calling immediately for a re-match with middleweight…

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Israel Adesanya retains belt in win over Marvin Vettori at UFC 263
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Israel Adesanya retains belt in win over Marvin Vettori at UFC 263

Coming off his first career loss in a challenge to light heavyweight champ Jan Blachowicz,…

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FIFA, NFF and other sports bodies blanked out of Twitter in Nigeria
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FIFA, NFF and other sports bodies blanked out of Twitter in Nigeria

Less than 12 hours after the Nigerian government announced an indefinite suspension of twitter in…

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NIGERIA’S KAMARU USMAN SECURES KO TITLE FIGHT WIN AS UFC WELCOMES BACK FANS
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NIGERIA’S KAMARU USMAN SECURES KO TITLE FIGHT WIN AS UFC WELCOMES BACK FANS

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welcomed back American fans for its first live event in…

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UFC MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION ISRAEL ADESANYA APOLOGISES FOR ‘RAPE’ REMARK
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UFC MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION ISRAEL ADESANYA APOLOGISES FOR ‘RAPE’ REMARK

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion Israel Adesanya has apologised after he said on social…

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MISSION IMPOSSIBLE! JAN BLACHOWICZ OVERPOWERS ISRAEL ADESANYA TO RETAIN LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE AT UFC 259
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MISSION IMPOSSIBLE! JAN BLACHOWICZ OVERPOWERS ISRAEL ADESANYA TO RETAIN LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE AT UFC 259

Jan Blachowicz put an end to Israel Adesanya’s dream of making UFC history, using his…

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PAULO COSTA SEEKS REVENGE AGAINST ISRAEL ADESANYA
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PAULO COSTA SEEKS REVENGE AGAINST ISRAEL ADESANYA

Previously unbeaten UFC fighter Paulo Costa of Brazil has slammed rival Israel Adesanya after he…

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KAMARU USMAN/MASVIDAL UFC BOUT, PULLED STAGGERING $1.3M PAY-PER-VIEW BUYS
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KAMARU USMAN/MASVIDAL UFC BOUT, PULLED STAGGERING $1.3M PAY-PER-VIEW BUYS

Dana White has hailed ‘massive star’ Jorge Masvidal for his part in the headline UFC Fight Island clash…

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LOSER TO NIGERIA’S KAMARU USMAN, JORGE MASVIDAL, CELEBRATES FIGHT’S WINDFALL
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LOSER TO NIGERIA’S KAMARU USMAN, JORGE MASVIDAL, CELEBRATES FIGHT’S WINDFALL

Jorge Masvidal, who was a last minute replacement to fight Nigeria’s Kamaru Usman at UFC…

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VICTORIOUS KAMARU USMAN HAILS JORGE MASVIDAL AS TOUGHEST OPPONENT IN UFC
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VICTORIOUS KAMARU USMAN HAILS JORGE MASVIDAL AS TOUGHEST OPPONENT IN UFC

Although Nigerian born-American fighter, Kamaru Usman, retained his UFC welterweight title after defeating a sluggish Jorge Masvidal…

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NIGERIAN NIGHTMARE, KAMARU USMAN RETAINS UFC TITLE
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NIGERIAN NIGHTMARE, KAMARU USMAN RETAINS UFC TITLE

It was billed as a potential real life Rocky Balboa story, but Kamaru Usman left…

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HOW FATHER’S PRISON SENTENCE POWERED KAMARU USMAN’S UFC AMBITION
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HOW FATHER’S PRISON SENTENCE POWERED KAMARU USMAN’S UFC AMBITION

For years now, Nigerian born- Kamaru Usman has been a man nobody in the UFC‘s…

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