UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman sits down with ESPN MMA’s Brett Okamoto about his short-notice rematch vs. Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261 on April 24 and more.
0:00 Usman explains why he accepted the Masvidal rematch on short notice.
1:24 Usman says he has a “bad taste” in his mouth about the first Masvidal fight.
4:00 Okamoto asks if Usman wants the rematch due to Jorge’s star power.
9:03 Usman describes how he wants to break Masvidal.
11:07 Usman says it isn’t a bad thing that Masvidal is a journeyman.
14:12 Usman wants to see activity from Colby Covington for him to earn another title shot.
15:30 Usman discusses quick return vs. Belal Muhammad that ended in a no contest.
17:35 Usman reacts to Khabib Nurmagomedov referring to him as the new number one pound-for-pound fighter.
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