Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya To Face Rival Alex Pereira At UFC 281

UFC Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya has the chance to avenge a kickboxing loss under MMA rules later this year, facing rival Alex Pereira in a five-round title fight. Adesanya and Pereira are expected to meet at UFC 281 on November 12th, per an announcement made by the middleweight champion on ESPN's SportCenter this Friday. The … Continue reading Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya To Face Rival Alex Pereira At UFC 281

Israel Adesanya Earns Decision Nod Over Jared Cannonier To Defend UFC Middleweight Championship For Fifth Time

Israel Adesanya kept his dominant run as UFC Middleweight Champion alive on Saturday night, cruising to a unanimous decision victory over Jared Cannonier. The win headlined UFC 276 from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Adesanya's win came from his ability to out-land Cannonier throughout. The champion blocked takedown attempts from Cannonier in … Continue reading Israel Adesanya Earns Decision Nod Over Jared Cannonier To Defend UFC Middleweight Championship For Fifth Time

UFC 276: Adesanya vs. Cannonier Preview

One of UFC's most dominant current champions, Israel Adesanya, is back this weekend. Attempting to defend his UFC Middleweight Championship for the fifth time, he will face Jared Cannonier in the final part of the promotion's "International Fight Week" festivities this year. The fight will headline UFC 276, which also includes a featherweight title bout … Continue reading UFC 276: Adesanya vs. Cannonier Preview

Israel Adesanya To Defend UFC Middleweight Championship Against Jared Cannonier At July 2nd Card

UFC Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya will attempt to keep his dominant run as champion alive later this year, facing Jared Cannonier in the main event of the promotion's July 2nd card. The pairing was confirmed during a UFC broadcast on Saturday night. The matchup will headline UFC 276, which is scheduled to take place at … Continue reading Israel Adesanya To Defend UFC Middleweight Championship Against Jared Cannonier At July 2nd Card

UFC 271: Adesanya vs. Whittaker 2 Live Coverage

Robert Whittaker will have the chance to regain champion status on Saturday night when facing current titleholder Israel Adesanya in a rematch. Their fight for the UFC Middleweight Championship is set to headline UFC 271, which will take place at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, USA. Follow along throughout the evening for updates on … Continue reading UFC 271: Adesanya vs. Whittaker 2 Live Coverage

UFC 271: Adesanya vs. Whittaker 2 Preview

Robert Whittaker will get the chance to regain champion status on Saturday night, facing current UFC Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya in a rematch. Their second meeting, which is two years in the making, is set to headline UFC 271 on Saturday night. That bout is one of 14 scheduled to take place at the Toyota … Continue reading UFC 271: Adesanya vs. Whittaker 2 Preview

UFC Looking To Book Israel Adesanya vs. Robert Whittaker Rematch For UFC 271

A rematch between UFC Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya and former titleholder Robert Whittaker could come in the first quarter of 2022. UFC is reportedly looking to book the fight for their February 12th pay-per-view card, per Damon Martin of MMA Fighting. The fight hasn't been made official yet, however, reports say both fighters have verbally … Continue reading UFC Looking To Book Israel Adesanya vs. Robert Whittaker Rematch For UFC 271

UFC 263: Adesanya vs. Vettori 2 Live Coverage

UFC Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya will make a return to his home division on Saturday night, facing Marvin Vettori in the main event of UFC 263. The rematch comes on a storybook-style stage, as they will compete at the same venue they first met at in 2018: the Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona, USA. … Continue reading UFC 263: Adesanya vs. Vettori 2 Live Coverage