Dana White: We’re Working On Israel Adesanya vs. Robert Whittaker II For January

UFC president, Dana White has confirmed the promotion is working on an undisputed middleweight title rematch between reigning champion, Israel ‘The Last Stylebender’ Adesanya, and former champion, Robert ‘The Reaper’ Whittaker for a January event, likely to be billed as UFC 270.  The middleweight title rematch between Adesanya and Whittaker was initially floated for UFC 268 in November …

Luke Rockhold Plans To Take Out ‘B*tch’ Sean Strickland Before Fighting Israel Adesanya For Title

Former undisputed UFC champion, Luke Rockhold certainly isn’t planning a swansong anytime soon ahead of his incoming UFC 268 pairing with surging contender, Sean Strickland — claiming that he’ll set sights on reclaiming his former crown against reigning middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya in the future. Making his Octagon return on November 5. at Madison Square …

Anderson Silva Believes Israel Adesanya Is Unbeatable At Middleweight: I Don’t See Anyone That Can Win

Former UFC middleweight champion and sport royalty, Anderson ‘The Spider’ Silva has previously shared the Octagon with current division pacesetter, Israel ‘The Last Sylebender’ Adesanya — dropping a unanimous decision to the Nigerian-Kiwi in a short-notice UFC 234 bout. And just like himself and five opponents since at 185lbs, Silva believes Adesanya is unbeatable in …

Israel Adesanya Backs Jared Cannonier, Believes He Should Not Be ‘Broke’ While Fighting In The UFC

Current UFC middleweight champion, Israel ‘The Last Stylebender’ Adesanya has reacted to recent claims from UFC Vegas 34 headliner, Jared ‘The Killa Gorilla’ Cannonier that he must continue fighting soon as he is “broke” — following his headlining win over common-foe, former interim title challenger, Kelvin Gastelum. Taking main event status at UFC Vegas 34 …

Kayla Harrison Cuts Promo Following PFL 8 Win: Israel Adesanya Couldn’t Stop My Takedowns

Improving to 11-0 as a professional mixed martial artist and progressing to the PFL lightweight tournament finale, two-time Olympic gold medalist, Kayla Harrison turned in yet another flawless first round finish, before cutting a promo on opponent, Genah Fabian’s City Kickboxing teammate, current UFC middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya. Headlining PFL against New Zealand native, Fabian, …

Israel Adesanya Doubts Jon Jones Makes Heavyweight Move: He’s Just Getting Fat For No Reason

Reigning UFC middleweight champion, Israel ‘The Last Stylebender’ Adesanya has major doubts regarding longtime rival, former two-time light heavyweight champion, Jon ‘Bones’ Jones’ long projected move to the heavyweight division, and firmly believes that if the Rochester native has yet to make the leap now, he will likely never follow through with the move. City …

Israel Adesanya vs. Robert Whittaker II Pushed Back From November, Expected To Take Place In 2022

The UFC middleweight title rematch between reigning champion, Israel ‘The Last Stylebender’ Adesanya and the #1 ranked former division kingpin, Robert ‘The Reaper’ Whittaker has reportedly been pushed back until 2022 at the earliest, after brief attempts to stage the bout at UFC 268 on November 6. at Madison Square Garden fell through. According to …

Colby Covington Eyes Future Middleweight Move: “We’re Going To Beat Israel Adesanya”

Former interim UFC welterweight champion may be currently preoccupied with an upcoming November rematch against reigning undisputed gold holder, Kamaru Usman at UFC 268, however, that hasn’t prevented him from outlining plans to meet with middleweight kingpin, Israel Adesanya in the future. Covington, who is slated to headline a UFC 268 pay-per-view event on November …

Israel Adesanya earns BJJ purple belt: “It’s time to start tapping them out.”

Israel Adesanya is known as one of the best kickboxers in the world. With a combination of over 100 fights in his career, he’s captured the UFC Middleweight title, mostly through his striking advantage. However, Adesanya now plans on utilizing his grappling as much as his striking. Via Instagram, he claims to have now earned …

Israel Adesanya’s Coach on not being successful against bigger opponents

Israel Adesanya has verbally agreed to move up a weight class and face the UFC Light Heavyweight Champion, Jan Blachowicz. The two management teams are currently undergoing negotiations, and a date is yet to be set. Adesanya is the Middleweight Champion of the UFC, with an undefeated MMA record of 20 wins and 0 losses. …