Błachowicz won the bout unanimously to hand Adesanya his first loss in pro-MMA. With the loss, many people think Adesanya is no longer a champion in the UFC, but that’s not true. Adesanya only lost his first attempt at Light Heavyweight division, which means he still has his Middleweight belts.Mar 12, 2021
Israel Mobolaji Temitayo Odunayo Oluwafemi Owolabi Adesanya (born 22 July 1989) is a Nigerian-born New Zealand professional mixed martial artist, and former kickboxer and boxer. As a mixed martial artist, he is currently signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), where he is the UFC Middleweight Champion.
Jan Blachowicz beat the previously undefeated Adesanya by unanimous decision (49-46, 49-45, 49-45) to retain his light heavyweight title in the main event of UFC 259. “It didn’t go exactly the way I wanted it to go, but dare to be great,” Adesanya said.Mar 7, 2021
?]: Jan Blachowicz UFC259 [Who won between Israel and Jan?]: Jan Blachowicz beat “Israel Adesanya” for latest UFC fight. Light heavyweight title-holder, Jan Blachowicz (28-7) don beat undefeated middleweight Israel Adesanya(20-1) to remain as di light heavyweight champion for di UFC 259 for Las Vegas.Mar 7, 2021
UFC 259 Israel Adesanya suffers first loss as Jan Blachowicz retains light heavyweight belt. Blachowicz was successful in his first title defense at age 38, halting Adesanya’s bid at UFC history by earning a unanimous decision (49-45, 49-45, 49-46) after five rounds.Mar 7, 2021