Who is the biggest threat to Kamaru Usman

Discussion in 'MMA Forum' started by sppedboy22, Aug 25, 2020.

  1. f1ght3rz

    f1ght3rz Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jan 31, 2018
    Leon Edwards. Was super competitive in the first fight and evolved, improved a lot since then (like Usman). Edwards looked fantastic in his last few fights and i think he might have a real shot in a 5 rounder. His TDD is pretty good and his striking is much better now. I would love to see a rematch.

    Burns is a good matchup for Usman. I don't see him catching Usman in a submission off his back.
  2. UnleashtheFURY

    UnleashtheFURY Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Sep 29, 2012
    Only way Burns wins is if he catches Usman with a big shot. Then he has a shot at submitting him or polishing him off with more strikes. Otherwise he's getting backed up into the fence and outworked for 5 rounds. The only guy on the roster capable of beating Usman at that kind of game is Covington.
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