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MMA: Meet Francis Ngannou, Kamaru Usman and Israel Adesanya, Africa’s UFC champions

This year, Cameroon’s Francis Ngannou joined Nigerian-born duo Kamaru Usman and Israel Adesanya in becoming a UFC champion.UFC President, Dana White, says the trio are raising the profile of mixed martial arts on the continent in a similar fashion to how Ireland’s Conor McGregor, who first became UFC champion in 2015, boosted the sport in Europe.Produced by Ian Williams Edited by Njoroge Muigai



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