Israel Adesanya had a much different fight on his hands in a hot rematch against Robert Whittaker in the UFC 271 main event but the result was still the same.
Israel Adesanya defended his middleweight belt when he beat Robert Whittaker by unanimous decision. The two faced off for the first time since their 2019 fight.
Israel Adesanya has expressed his delight after he was welcomed with so much love by area boys in Nigeria saying they were just chanting his name from airport.
Jan Blachowicz became the first man to defeat Israel Adesanya at UFC 259 light heavyweight contest in Las Vegas. All three judges gave the contest to Blachowicz
Israel Adesanya is looking to become the first African-born double champion in UFC history when he steps into the Octagon against Jan Blochowicz this weekend.
EndSARS protests is backed by UFC champion Isreal Adesanya but the 31-year-old has stated that he uses does not use his platforms anyhow as claimed by some.