Kamaru Usman Reacts to Ngannou’s Nick up Loss to Fury
After the battle, MMAJunkie caught up with Kamaru Usman to get his response to the battle. Usman made it particular that he believes Ngannou became the extra good boxer.
“(Ngannou) landed the more durable photos, the cleaner photos – nonetheless it’s boxing,” Usman prompt MMA Junkie on his formula out of Kingdom Arena in Riyadh. “(The judges) are going to total what they’re going to total. Of direction I’m proud – certain, very proud. I knew this: I stated if Francis touches you, both hand, it’s going to be a anxiousness. I (thought) Tyson Fury felt that, and that’s why he fair determined to level battle (and play safe).”
Usman went on to snarl he thinks boxing promoters now check out the associated charge of Francis Ngannou and the challenges he can pose to legit elite heavyweights within the game.
“Both (the rematch or a brand unusual opponent) – it doesn’t subject,” Usman stated. “Anthony Joshua, Deontay Wilder, all those completely different guys, the mountainous mountainous-name heavyweights – I guess now they check out what Francis Ngannou has to present.”
Ngannou figures to be in for added profitable paydays, and it’s due to he gambled on himself by leaving the UFC in prefer of fulfilling his boxing dream.