Eyes showdown with bitter rival Jon Jones after Saturday’s fight against Jan Blachowicz Ahead of Saturday night’s UFC light-heavyweight showdown against Jan Blachowicz, middleweight champion Israel Adesanya has laughed off claims by his last opponent Paulo Costa that his loss to the Nigerian at UFC 253 on 27 September 2020 was as a result of…
Paulo Costa, the former Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight title contender has claimed that his defeat at the hands of Israel Adesanya on 27 September 2020 was down to drinking too much wine. The Brazilian-born fighter suffered a second-round TKO defeat to UFC middleweight champion Adesanya in Abu Dhabi in what was the biggest fight of…
10 Oct 2020
UFC icon Georges St-Pierre has hailed Israel Adesanya as a ‘perfect fighter’ following the Nigerian’s emphatic victory over Paulo Costa at UFC 253. Adesanya has quickly become one of the biggest stars in mixed martial arts and currently boasts a perfect 20-0 record, with nine of those wins coming inside the octagon.
28 Sep 2020
True to his pre-fight boast, Nigeria-born New Zealand-based UFC fighter, Israel Adesanya in the early hours of yesterday retained his middleweight Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) title by knocking out his challenger...
27 Sep 2020
Israel Adesanya defended his middleweight title with a second-round technical knock out victory against Paulo Costa.
25 Sep 2020
Nigerian born, New Zealand-based UFC middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya, has predicted an easy victory over Brazil’s Paulo Costa, as he prepares to defend...
25 Aug 2020
As the countdown to the September 26 UFC 253 fight begins, Nigerian born New Zealand-based Mixed Martial Art (MMA) fighter, Israel Adesanya, has vowed to show his challenger, Paulo Costa
30 May 2020
Nigerian born New Zealand-based Kiwi UFC fighter, Israel Adesanya, has predicted that his Brazilian opponent, Paulo Costa, would suffer early defeat when they clash soon.
26 May 2020
Nigerian-born New Zealand-based Kiwi UFC star, Israel Adesanya has begun training ahead of his next fight, this time against another Brazilian star, Paulo Costa.