Nigerian Fighter Israel Adesanya Emerges Undisputed Middleweight UFC Champion


Nigerian born New Zealand-Based MMA fighter Israel Adesanya, has emerged the undisputed UFC Middleweight Champion. Stylebender knocked out his opponent, Robert Whittaker at the championship fight which was held in Melbourne, Australia in the early hours of today October 6th.

The 30-year-old New Zealand-based, Nigerian-born boxer knocked out Whittaker with a right hook-left hook combination at 3:33 of the second round in the main event of UFC 243.

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Isreal Adesanya has won all seven of his fights in the UFC and is considered one of the hottest up-and-coming MMA athletes in the world because of his charisma and ability to promote fights. Photo Credit: Getty

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