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Kamaru Usman opens as 3-1 favorite in UFC 251 title defense vs. Jorge Masvidal

30 days ago   |   By MMAjunkie

Jorge Masvidal 's first crack at a UFC title Saturday will come with fairly sizable odds against him.
Masvidal has stepped up on less than a week's notice and will challenge welterweight champion Kamaru Usman for the title in the UFC 251 main event at Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. Masvidal, widely believed to be the top contender a few months ago, was on the outside looking in when Gilbert Burns was given the shot. But when Burns tested positive for COVID-19, he was removed.
That opened the door for Masvidal to save the main event - but he'll do so with Usman as a prohibitive...
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Video: Dana White Releases Hype Tape for Masvidal vs. Usman Fight at UFC 251

Video: Dana White Releases Hype Tape for Masvidal vs. Usman Fight at UFC 251

1 month ago   |   By Bleacher Report

UFC president Dana White wasted little time promoting the newest addition to the UFC 251 card. White shared a video to hype up Jorge Masvidal's encounter with Kamaru Usman...
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