“Nigerian Nightmare” Kamaru Usman won the very first fight of clinched the Ultimate Fighter TUF 21 for his team and he closed the show in Las Vegas as he defeated Hayder Hassan of American Top Team (ATT) via side triangle in the second round in TUF 21 Finale, which took place on July 12, 2015 inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Usman clinched the Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 21 trophy, $300,000 and a Harley Davidson motorcycle for his team; The Blackzilians.
“I feel great,” Usman told Jon Anik after the fight. “It was a long road. I’ve been working so hard for this and my manager believed in me when most didn’t. I’m glad he decided to trust me and put me in the position for me to go out and represent my team and get the job done because I knew I could get the job done for us.”