Kamaru Usman immediately takes the centre of the octagon but Jorge Masvidal meets him in the middle.
Fan favourite Masvidal lands good inside and outside low kicks.
Gamebred is throwing a lot of feints and giving the champ lots of different looks.
Usman lands a big right hand that gets the attention of Masvidal, who sticks out his tongue and invites his opponent on.
The champ is utilising jabs to the body and the head well.
Masvidal shoots for a flying knee, which Usman catches and uses to initiate a powerful takedown.
Usman is now in full guard and looking to land shots, although he’s eaten a few elbows for his troubles.
Masvidal has managed to get to the fence and is trying to use it to wall walk. And they separate.
Usman lands a big right but is getting wild with his strikes.
Masvidal lands a flying knee moments before the end of the round.