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How old was Israel Adesanya when he started fighting?

At the age of 18, he started training in kickboxing, after being inspired by the Muay Thai film Ong-Bak. Two years later Adesanya made the decision to cease his studies in pursuit of a career in kickboxing and went on to amass an amateur record of 32–0 before turning professional and fighting in China.

Is Israel Adesanya in UFC 3?

Sean O’Malley and Israel Adesanya step into UFC 3 as two of the most exciting up-and-comers around, and an upgraded Hall-of-Fame Edition of Ronda Rousey is introduced, all in Content Update #9.

Who won UFC highlights?

UFC 264 results, highlights: Dustin Poirier scores TKO victory after Conor McGregor suffers leg injury.Jul 11, 2021

How did Israel Adesanya win the belt?

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya defeated title challenger Marvin Vettori via unanimous decision Saturday at UFC 263 in Glendale, Arizona’s Gila River Arena. Adesanya won the fight 50-45 on all three judges’ scorecards.Jun 12, 2021

Is Israel Adesanya girlfriend?

Israel Adesanya | Quick Facts Full Name Israel Mobolaji Temitayo Odunayo Oluwafemi Owolabi Adesanya Skin Colour Black Marital Status Unmarried Relationship Status Single (not dating anyone) Kids None Jul 31, 2021

Who won Adesanya vs Vettori 1?

Adesanya (20-1) defeated Vettori (17-3-1) via split decision in a three-round fight in which Adesanya had his way on the feet, but Vettori staged a late comeback behind his ground game. Former middleweight champion Chris Weidman didn’t watch that fight live, but he remembers the feedback he received from those who did.Jun 10, 2021

Did Adesanya win his fight today?

Israel Adesanya def. Marvin Vettori via unanimous decision to retain middleweight title (50-45, 50-45, 50-45). Brandon Moreno def. Deiveson Figueiredo for flyweight title via 3rd-round submission (2:26).Jun 13, 2021

Who won the Israel Adesanya fight tonight?

Watch the fights on ESPN+ PPV. Israel Adesanya retained his UFC middleweight title with a dominant unanimous-decision victory over Marvin Vettori in Saturday’s main event of UFC 263 in Glendale, Arizona. All three judges scored the bout 50-45 for Adesanya. Read the entire story.Jun 13, 2021

Who won the Adesanya vs Vettori 2 fight?

Israel Adesanya UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya successfully defended his title for the third time in the main event of UFC 263 with a shutout unanimous decision over Marvin Vettori in a rematch of an April 2018 bout also won by “The Last Stylebender.”Jun 12, 2021

Did Israel Adesanya win his fight?

Israel Adesanya won a unanimous decision in a rematch against Marvin Vittori to defend his middleweight championship at UFC 263 Saturday night. Adesanya (21-1) kept out of reach from Vittori’s powerful punches most of the night and used his feet effectively, keeping the Italian fighter off balance.Jun 12, 2021