Kamaru Usman’s brother Mohammed Usman to compete in TUF 30 Heavyweight Tournament
UFC Welterweight Champion Kamaru Usman’s brother Mohammed Usman will be looking to win the UFC contract after it was revealed he will be competing in the TUF 30 Heavyweight Tournament.
Julianna Pena and Amanda Nunes will serve as head coaches for the 30th season of The Ultimate Fighter franchise. In the 29th season, a grueling rivalry between Alexander Volkanovski and Brian Ortega found its conclusion at UFC 267, with Volkanovski retaining his featherweight gold with a unanimous decision victory.
Kamaru Usman’s brother, Mohammed Usman, is sure to be of interest to many fight fans. The final season has already created a huge buzz considering the bad blood between Julianna Pena and Amanda Nunes. Needless to say, they will meet in a rematch at the end of the show.
The Ultimate Fighter Season 30 will begin filming next month and debut on May 3.
Mohammed Usman’s Mixed Martial Arts Career Before The Ultimate Fighter
Mohammed Usman is 7-2 in his mixed martial arts career. He hasn’t competed inside the Octagon since May 2021. Usman lost his last fight, losing to Brandon Sayles is a full-back choke on his PFL debut. Usman has always shown interest in competing for the UFC. He was offered the UFC contract in the past. However, he revealed that PFL made him a better offer.
Pretty dope to see Kamaru's brother Mohammed Usman getting his shot on the show. https://t.co/5kNIQqy7rG
— Matthew Wells (@MrMWells) February 4, 2022
Ahead of his debut under the UFC banner, it’s safe to say that there will be a lot of expectation from UFC King Kamaru Usman’s brother, Mohammed Usman. Kamaru Usman cemented his legacy as one of the greatest mixed martial artists of all time. His dominance in the UFC welterweight division is almost nil. He is currently on a 19-game winning streak.
Just like Mohammed Usman, Kamaru Usman also started his mixed martial arts journey under the UFC banner with The Ultimate Fighter. The UFC welterweight champion won The Ultimate Fighter’s 21st season welterweight tournament with a Performance of the Night bonus.
The UFC has officially announced that women’s bantamweight champion Julianna Pena and women’s featherweight champion Amanda Nunes will serve as coaches for The Ultimate Fighter 30.
They also announced the contestants for the series: pic.twitter.com/Ul44rBahcu
—Aaron Bronsteter (@aaronbronsteter) February 4, 2022
What do you expect of Kamaru Usman’s brother, Mohammed Usman, from this season of The Ultimate Fighter? Do you think he can follow in his brother’s footsteps and emerge victorious? Let us know in the comments section.