Kamaru Usman took it to Tyron Woodley at UFC 235, dominating all five rounds en route to winning the UFC Welterweight Title. Following the bout, UFC fighters took to Twitter to congratulate the new Champion.
Congrats @USMAN84kg , competing against you was a great experience that made me learn a lot about myself, and grow as a martial artist, as a competitor and as a person. I honestly believed you would be Champion one day, and here you are! it’s much well deserved, congratulations!— Demian Maia (@demianmaia) March 3, 2019
Nobody believed me that usman would win— Jarred Brooks (@The_monkeygod) March 3, 2019
------ I can't even hate on that! Congratulations #UFC235— Neil Magny (@NeilMagny) March 3, 2019
Colby is fucked. Next welterweight title fight is Usman vs Askren. Enough said. #ufc235— Michael Chiesa (@MikeMav22) March 3, 2019
Damnt ! Kamaru just got my teary eyed with that speech about his daughter— Chris Weidman (@chrisweidman) March 3, 2019
@USMAN84kg gets a ton of hate on line but IMO the guy is likeable as hell and a hell of a fighter. Congrats on a dominant win!— Chris Camozzi (@ChrisCamozzi) March 3, 2019
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