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Jack Hermansson says he’s the hardest matchup for Israel Adesanya at 185lbs: “His bottom game is definitely not the best”

Jack Hermansson says he’s the hardest matchup for UFC champion Israel Adesanya at 185lbs, saying “His bottom game is definitely not the best.” Hermansson returns to the Octagon next Saturday …read more

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Adesanya’s Coach Says Whittaker Now At The Back Of Title-Shot Line

Israel Adesanya’s team is blown away by the fact that Robert Whittaker has turned down a title fight. Israel Adesanya is coming off a loss to light heavyweight champion Jan …read more

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Adesanya’s Coach Says Whittaker Now At The Back Of Title-Shot Line

Israel Adesanya’s team is blown away by the fact that Robert Whittaker has turned down a title fight. Israel Adesanya is coming off a loss to light heavyweight champion Jan …read more

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Robert Whittaker criticized by Eugene Bareman for turning down title shot against Israel Adesanya

UFC middleweight contender Robert Whittaker was criticized by coach Eugene Bareman for turning down a title shot against Israel Adesanya. After defeating Kelvin Gastelum in lopsided fashion at UFC Vegas …read more

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Adesanya’s Coach Says Whittaker Now At The Back Of Title-Shot Line

Israel Adesanya’s team is blown away by the fact that Robert Whittaker has turned down a title fight. Israel Adesanya is coming off a loss to light heavyweight champion Jan …read more

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UFC 263 Ticket Information For ‘Adesanya Vs Vettori 2’

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently announced the Israel Adesanya vs. Marvin Vettori rematch for “The Last …read more

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Adesanya’s camp: We won’t give Whittaker a title shot

Robert Whittaker and Israel Adesanya face off at UFC 243 back in 2019. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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UFC 263 heads to Arizona for Adesanya vs. Vettori 2

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UFC 263 is headed to Arizona for a full capacity event featuring a rematch between middleweight champ Israel Adesanya and Marvin …read more

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Adesanya Gives His Take On Fighting Vettori Next Instead Of Whittaker

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya will fight Marvin Vettori at UFC 263 despite many believing Robert Whittaker is next in line for a shot at the title. On June 12, …read more

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Teixeira wants to pressure Blachowicz ‘more than Adesanya’ did

Glover Teixeira is set to face Jan Blachowicz at 266. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Glover Teixeira has learned from Israel Adesanya’s mistakes ahead …read more

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Yoel Romero out of fight with Anthony Johnson

Yoel Romero before he fought Israel Adesanya at UFC 248. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Bellator is seeking a replacement opponent for Romero to …read more

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Israel Adesanya explains why he is fighting Marvin Vettori next

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya explained why he is fighting Marvin Vettori next and not Robert Whittaker as many expected him to. Adesanya was widely expected to fight Whittaker in …read more

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Israel Adesanya says he's in Marvin Vettori's head: 'He's holding onto that loss better than his best wins'

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya thinks he already has a mental edge over Marvin Vettori.
Adesanya faces Vettori in the main event of UFC 263 on June 12, a rematch from …read more

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Watch Adesanya React To Weidman Leg Break

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Reigning UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya, like many MMA fans, watched live as Chris Weidman shattered his …read more

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Robert Whittaker wanted to fight Israel Adesanya at UFC 263 but says June was 'impossible'

Marvin Vettori’s title shot against UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya took many by surprise.
Former champ Robert Whittaker, who cemented himself as the No. 1 contender by defeating Kelvin Gastelum earlier …read more

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Robert Whittaker Weighs In On Adesanya vs. Vettori UFC 263 Booking

Robert Whittaker was supposed to get the next middleweight title shot, but has no issue with Israel Adesanya facing Marvin Vettori at UFC 263. Adesanya will return on June 12 …read more

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Robert Whittaker Weighs In On Adesanya vs. Vettori UFC 263 Booking

Robert Whittaker was supposed to get the next middleweight title shot, but has no issue with Israel Adesanya facing Marvin Vettori at UFC 263. Adesanya will return on June 12 …read more

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Israel Adesanya and Marvin Vettori rematch headlines UFC 263

Middleweight champion Israel Adesanya is expected to headline UFC 263 in a rematch with no. 3 ranked Marvin Vettori. Combate first reported the bout and UFC president Dana White …read more

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Robert Whittaker issues hilarious response when asked if he hopes Israel Adesanya will beat Marvin Vettori in UFC 263 rematch

Robert Whittaker gave a hilarious response when asked if hoped Israel Adesanya would beat Marvin Vettori in their scheduled rematch at UFC 263. After Whittaker (23-5 MMA) scored a dominant …read more

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Robert Whittaker explains why it was impossible for him to accept a rematch with Israel Adesanya at UFC 263

Robert Whittaker explained why it was impossible for him to accept a rematch with UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya at UFC 263. Whittaker defeated Kelvin Gastelum at last weekend’s UFC …read more

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Whittaker: UFC's offer for June bout 'impossible'

The UFC’s decision to book a middleweight title fight for defending champion Israel Adesanya in June was too quick a turnaround for Robert Whittaker to take on, the former champion …read more

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Betting odds released for rematch between Israel Adesanya and Marvin Vettori at UFC 263

The betting odds have been released for the rematch between UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya and rival Marvin Vettori at UFC 263. Adesanya and Vettori first met in 2018 with …read more

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Israel Adesanya vs. Marvin Vettori 2 targeted for middleweight title fight at UFC 263

Israel Adesanya and Marvin Vettori | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Middleweight champion Israel Adesanya is expected to return to action at UFC 263, and he’ll …read more

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Dana White: ‘It will probably be Marvin Vettori’ getting the next title shot against Israel Adesanya

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Although Robert Whittaker has certainly earned himself a chance to reclaim the UFC middleweight title, it appears he may not …read more

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Israel Adesanya, Marvin Vettori set for UFC 263 title-fight rematch

Israel Adesanya and Marvin Vettori will meet again this summer.
UFC middleweight champion Adesanya (20-1 MMA, 9-1 UFC) will defend his title June 12 against Italy’s Vettori (17-4-1 MMA, 7-2-1 UFC). …read more

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White: UFC finalizing Adesanya-Vettori title fight

The UFC is finalizing a fight that will see Israel Adesanya put up his middleweight title against Marvin Vettori. …read more

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Chris Weidman: ‘I’m built to beat guys’ like Israel Adesanya, ‘he’s another Anderson Silva’

Chris Weidman knocks out Anderson Silva to win the UFC title at UFC 162. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

When Chris Weidman was just five …read more

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Adesanya Vs, Vettori 2 Targeted For UFC 263

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Reigning UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya is expected to defend his 185-pound title in a rematch …read more

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Chris Weidman More Confident Than Ever He’d Beat Israel Adesanya

Chris Weidman has never been more certain that he is the man to defeat reigning UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya. For about a year now, former UFC middleweight champion Chris …read more

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Chris Weidman More Confident Than Ever He’d Beat Israel Adesanya

Chris Weidman has never been more certain that he is the man to defeat reigning UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya. For about a year now, former UFC middleweight champion Chris …read more

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Marvin Vettori vs. Israel Adesanya could be next, confirms Dana White

UFC president Dana White confirmed that Marvin Vettori could be next in line to fight UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya. After beating Kelvin Gastelum at UFC Vegas 24 last weekend …read more

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Weidman ‘A Bad Matchup’ For Adesanya

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Reining UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya, unsuccessful in his bid to dethrone light heavyweight kingpin Jan …read more

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Chris Weidman says he knows he’s a “bad matchup” for Israel Adesanya, expects to earn title shot with two more wins

Chris Weidman knows he is a bad style matchup for Israel Adesanya and is excited for the chance to prove it. Weidman returned to the win column in August with …read more

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Chris Weidman: I'm a bad matchup for Israel Adesanya, and Jan Blachowicz loss proves it

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.  – Chris Weidman’s UFC title aspirations are still strong.
The former UFC middleweight champion is not ready to turn the page on title contention and said a few things …read more

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Video: How would Israel Adesanya vs. Robert Whittaker rematch play out?

Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker finds himself in the driver’s seat for a title rematch with Israel Adesanya.
This past Saturday, Whittaker picked up his third consecutive win at UFC …read more

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Dana White addresses the UFC middleweight title picture following Robert Whittaker’s beatdown of Kelvin Gastelum

UFC president Dana White has confirmed that he believes Robert Whittaker should be next in line to face Israel Adesanya for the UFC middleweight title. Whittaker is coming off the …read more

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Marvin Vettori sends a message to Israel Adesanya: “Can’t hide forever”

UFC middleweight contender Marvin Vettori sent a message to divisional champion Israel Adesanya, telling him that he can’t hide forever. Vettori is coming off of a one-sided beating over Kevin …read more

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UFC on ESPN 22’s Robert Whittaker calls for title shot against Israel Adesanya

Robert Whittaker gets his hand raised by Herb Dean after a unanimous decision win over Kelvin Gastelum in the UFC Vegas 24 main event. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC
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Israel Adesanya opens as big favorite for potential UFC rematch with Robert Whittaker

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya has opened up as a big favorite for a potential rematch against No. 1 contender Robert Whittaker. Whittaker defeated Kelvin Gastelum at this past Saturday’s …read more

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Robert Whittaker says ‘there’s no other fight’ but the rematch with Israel Adesanya

No.1 middleweight contender Robert Whittaker spoke with the media at the UFC Vegas 24 Post-fight Press Conference after defeating no. 8 ranked Kelvin Gastelum by unanimous decision on Saturday.

For the …read more

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Whittaker Responds To Being “Sonned” By Adesanya; Assures Rematch

Robert Whittaker is putting his foot down about who and what should be next after his victory at UFC Vegas 24: a world title shot against middleweight champion Israel Adesanya. …read more

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Robert Whittaker stumps for Israel Adesanya rematch, gives Jake Paul his props

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Marvin Vettori sat cageside at UFC Vegas 24 and reportedly called for a No. 1 contender fight …read more

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Robert Whittaker after UFC on ESPN 22: No other fight makes sense except Israel Adesanya

LAS VEGAS – After a one-sided decision win over Kelvin Gastelum in the UFC on ESPN 22 headliner on Saturday, Robert Whittaker believes his next fight should be for the …read more

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Robert Whittaker responds after Israel Adesanya refers to him as his “son” following win over Kelvin Gastelum

Robert Whittaker responded after UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya referred to him as his “son” following a win over Kelvin Gastelum. Whittaker won a lopsided unanimous decision over Gastelum in …read more

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UFC Fight Night takeaways: It's time to book Israel Adesanya vs. Robert Whittaker

Robert Whittaker dominated Kelvin Gastelum and now the middleweight has only one place to go: a rematch with Israel Adesanya. …read more

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Whittaker dominates Gastelum in decision win

Robert Whittaker said he wants to cross paths with middleweight champion Israel Adesanya after cruising to a unanimous decision win over Kelvin Gastelum. …read more

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UFC Vegas 24 results: Robert Whittaker outclasses Kelvin Gastelum, wants rematch with Israel Adesanya

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Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker delivered a masterful performance over five rounds at UFC Vegas 24, outstriking a tough …read more

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UFC Fight Night Whittaker vs. Gastelum: Live updates and results

Will Robert Whittaker secure another title fight against Israel Adesanya? Follow live. …read more

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Video: Robert Whittaker focused on Kelvin Gastelum, not Israel Adesanya rematch

UFC middleweight Robert Whittaker speaks with reporters ahead of his UFC Vegas 24 headliner against Kelvin Gastelum this Saturday, talks being a different fighter than he was when the first …read more

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Blachowicz vs. Teixeira set for UFC 266

Jan Blachowicz after his fight with Israel Adesanya at UFC 259. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Jan Blachowicz meets the No. 1 ranked …read more

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New Rankings! Vettori, Dern Crack Top 5

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UFC middleweight contender Marvin Vettori took one step closer to his Israel Adesanya rematch, turning away middleweight motormouth Kevin Holland …read more

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Marvin Vettori: I should be next for Israel Adesanya | UFC Vegas 23 video

Marvin Vettori makes the case as to why he should be next to challenge Israel Adesanya for the middleweight belt. Hear everything Vettori had to say at the UFC Vegas …read more

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Watch Robert Whittaker’s win over Jared Cannonier | UFC Vegas 24 free fight

Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker has been slow to jump back into a title fight, having lost the belt to current champion Israel Adesanya near the end of 2019. …read more

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Marvin Vettori Pleads Case for UFC Title Shot, Rematch with Israel Adesanya

Marvin Vettori wasn’t in much danger against Kevin Holland in the UFC on ABC 2 headliner on Saturday, but it wasn’t the type of performance that turns heads, either. …read more

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Vettori Calls For Adesanya Rematch: I Won The First Fight!

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With five wins in a row, Marvin Vettori thinks it’s his time to face off against champ Israel Adesanya. And …read more

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Marvin Vettori wants Israel Adesanya rematch after UFC Vegas 23 win

No. 6 ranked middleweight Marvin Vettori spoke at the post-fight press conference after he defeated no. 10 ranked middleweight Kevin Holland at UFC Vegas 23 (aka UFC on ABC 2) …read more

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Marvin Vettori calls for rematch with Israel Adesanya following dominant win over Kevin Holland

Marvin Vettori has called for a rematch with Israel Adesanya following his dominant decision victory over Kevin Holland at today’s UFC Vegas 23 event. Vettori squared off with short-notice replacement …read more

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UFC Vegas 23 results: Marvin Vettori routs Kevin Holland, calls for Israel Adesanya

Streaking middleweight Marvin Vettori topped the UFC Vegas 23 results on Saturday with a rout of Kevin Holland. Following the dominant victory, Vettori called for a rematch with UFC middleweight …read more

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Marvin Vettori calls out Israel Adesanya following suffocating win over Kevin Holland in UFC Vegas 23 main event

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Marvin Vettori has a second straight main event victory under his belt and now he’s calling for a shot at …read more

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Kevin Holland Responds To Israel Adesanya’s Threat To “Rape” Him

Kevin Holland feels that the backlash following Israel Adesanya’s controversial comments is much ado about nothing. UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya recently made headlines for making off-color remarks about fellow …read more

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UFC Vegas 23: ‘Vettori Vs Holland’ Predictions

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UFC middleweight contender Marvin Vettori believes he beat Israel Adesanya when they battled to a split …read more

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Robert Whittaker Not Worrying About Adesanya Handpicking Till For Next Fight

Robert Whittaker isn’t focused on what Israel Adesanya wants. After Adesanya lost to Jan Blachowicz to try and become a champ-champ, he made it clear he was going back down …read more

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Vettori Vows To Derail The Adesanya Hype Train

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Long before Israel Adesanya went to war with Kelvin Gastelum at UFC 236, one of “The …read more

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Marvin Vettori: Israel Adesanya 'trying to get on my nerves,' will lose all hype in rematch

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. – Marvin Vettori thinks Israel Adesanya is trying to bait a reaction out of him by publicly targeting Darren Till for his next middleweight title defense.
After failing in …read more

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Up Next! Till Has ‘Italian Dream’ In Vegas

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Who will be the next middleweight contender to challenge reigning division kingpin Israel Adesanya? We’ll find out on April 10 when No. 5-ranked Darren …read more

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Darren Till slams BMW for dropping Israel Adesanya over rape joke: “Stay out of fight game if you don’t like fighters talking sh*t”

Darren Till was not happy to learn that BMW had cut ties with Israel Adesanya after the middleweight champ shared a rape joke about Kevin Holland. “Bro, I will f*ckin …read more

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Israel Adesanya Loses BMW Sponsorship Over “Rape” Remark

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya is experiencing more backlash for his controversial comments, now in the form of a sponsorship loss. Israel Adesanya recently came under fire for telling Kevin …read more

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Adesanya Removed As BMW Brand Ambassador

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Reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion Israel Adesanya continues to feel the aftermath of a recent rape comment.
Adesanya, who …read more

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Adesanya Loses BMW Sponsorship Over Rape Comment

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Reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion Israel Adesanya continues to feel the aftermath of a recent rape comment.
Adesanya, who …read more

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Robert Whittaker OK with Israel Adesanya wanting Darren Till, focused on Kelvin Gastelum

Robert Whittaker knows he’s earned another crack at the UFC middleweight championship, but he understands that the situation is out of his hands.
Since losing the title to Israel Adesanya October …read more

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Israel Adesanya dropped by BMW following rape joke

BMW has cut ties with UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya after he recently made a rape joke about Kevin Holland on social media. “Bro, I will f*ckin rape you,” Adesanya …read more

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Israel Adesanya Issues Statement After Trash Talk Went Too Far

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya is doubling-down on his apology after trash talk with Kevin Holland escalated to the point where rape was brought up and has now gotten a …read more

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Adesanya: Trash-talk with Holland 'crossed line'

UFC star Israel Adesanya was criticized by New Zealand’s deputy prime minister over his “flippant” use of the word “rape” during a social-media exchange with Kevin Holland. …read more

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Israel Adesanya apologizes for making rape joke about Kevin Holland

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya has issued a public apology after making a rape joke about fellow UFC fighter Kevin Holland. Adesanya came under intense scrutiny this week after posting …read more

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Israel Adesanya apologizes after New Zealand Deputy Prime Minister calls out ‘rape’ insult

Israel Adesanya | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Israel Adesanya is acknowledging that he crossed the line with recent comments regarding fellow UFC middleweight Kevin Holland.
The …read more

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Israel Adesanya issues statement on use of 'rape,' admits trash talk ‘crossed the line’

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya says he “crossed the line” when he used the word “rape” to threaten Kevin Holland.
In response to trash talk from Holland, Adesanya said in a …read more

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Israel Adesanya condemned by New Zealand Deputy Prime Minister Grant Robertson for rape joke

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya was condemned by New Zealand Deputy Prime Minister Grant Robertson after making a rape joke. Adesanya recently made a comment on an Instagram story, suggesting …read more

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Robert Whittaker Feels Powerless In Attempts To Rematch Adesanya

Former UFC champion Robert Whittaker believes his next title shot hinges on the mercy of middleweight king Israel Adesanya and the UFC brass. The two middleweight greats met inside the …read more

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Israel Adesanya responds after Jon Jones accuses him of “acting like a girl” and “playing the victim”

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya responded after Jon Jones recently accused him of “acting like a girl” and “playing the victim.” There is no love lost between Adesanya and Jones, …read more

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Israel Adesanya reacts to Derek Brunson defeating Kevin Holland at UFC Vegas 22

Israel Adesanya was clearly watching tonight’s UFC Vegas 22 main event between perennial middleweight contenders Kevin Holland and Derek Brunson. Brunson (22-7 MMA) had entered tonight’s event headliner on a …read more

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Derek Brunson Not Buying Paulo Costa’s Excuses After Poor Performance

Ahead of his UFC Vegas 22 fight with Kevin Holland, top middleweight Derek Brunson isn’t buying Paulo Costa’s excuses after getting beat down by middleweight champion Israel Adesanya. After the …read more

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Robert Whittaker says he has “a couple of things up my sleeve” for Israel Adesanya in potential rematch

Robert Whittaker knows he has to fight differently if he rematches Israel Adesanya. At UFC 243, Whittaker suffered a second-round knockout loss to Adesanya to lose his middleweight title. Since …read more

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Whittaker: 'I have things up my sleeve for Adesanya'

Robert Whittaker has added to his arsenal in the hope of getting a rematch with Israel Adesanya later this year, but first he must go through Kelvin Gastelum following a …read more

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Kevin Holland: Adesanya Isn’t The Real MW Champ & He Used Steroids

As far as Kevin Holland is concerned, Israel Adesanya should not be considered a champion in the UFC after losing to Jan Blachowicz at UFC 259. Israel Adesanya tried to …read more

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Jon Jones Laughs Off Adesanya’s Attempts To ‘Keep The Beef Going’

Jon Jones continues to get a good laugh out of Israel Adesanya in the aftermath of UFC 259. After Israel Adesanya suffered his first loss at the hands of Jan …read more

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Morning Report: Jon Jones dismisses Israel Adesanya: ‘The fact that he is actually trying to keep this beef going is hilarious’

Jon Jones cups his hand to his ear | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Earlier this month, UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya failed in his attempt …read more

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Adesanya says Jones feud is ‘deeper than fighting now’; Jon responds with another tweet-and-delete

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Jon Jones says it’s “hilarious” that their beef is continuing despite Israel Adesanya’s loss to Jan Blachowicz. Jon Jones and …read more

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Jon Jones: Israel Adesanya 'trying to keep this beef going is hilarious'

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya insists he’s still “coming for that ass” of Jon Jones – as in, he still wants to fight the former light heavyweight champ.
Jones, for his …read more

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Jon Jones fires back at Israel Adesanya over his recent comments: “I love it when opponents realize they can’t hold my jockstrap”

Jon Jones fired back at Israel Adesanya over his recent comments, saying “I love it when opponents realize they can’t hold my jockstrap.” Adesanya was a guest on Ariel Helwani’s …read more

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Jan Blachowicz knows he is better everywhere than Glover Teixeira, eyes heavyweight move after two or three more title defenses

Jan Blachowicz knows his next opponent will be Glover Teixeira. After Blachowicz beat Israel Adesanya at UFC 259 to defend his belt for the first time, he knew that Teixeira …read more

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Holland: Adesanya’s Dare To Be Great Was A Failure & He’s A “True Loser”

Kevin Holland has determined that Israel Adesanya is now a bonafide loser following the outcome of the UFC 259 main event. At UFC 259, Israel Adesanya tried to do what …read more

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Israel Adesanya confirms Darren Till will be next if he can defeat Marvin Vettori at UFC on ABC 2

Israel Adesanya has confirmed he will be fighting Darren Till next if the Liverpool native can defeat Marvin Vettori at next month’s UFC on ABC 2 event. The UFC’s reigning …read more

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Israel Adesanya responds to criticism from Jon Jones over UFC 259 loss to Jan Blachowicz

Israel Adesanya has responded to the criticism he received from rival Jon Jones following his unanimous decision loss to Jan Blachowicz at UFC 259. Earlier this month the UFC’s reigning …read more

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Kevin Holland claims Israel Adesanya is a “true loser” after UFC 259 defeat

Kevin Holland says Israel Adesanya is a true loser now that he has been beaten in MMA, kickboxing, and boxing. In the main event of UFC 259, Adesanya moved up …read more

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Costa ‘never stopped training’ with COVID-19, led to ‘severe flu’

Paulo Costa after being defeated by Israel Adesanya at UFC 253

UFC middleweight Paulo Costa has not stopped training with COVID-19, worsening his symptoms. Paulo Costa …read more

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Georges St-Pierre breaks down Conor McGregor, Israel Adesanya losses; Kamaru Usman’s dominance

Former UFC welterweight and middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre recently spoke with ESPN about Conor McGregor and Israel Adesanya’s recent losses, Kamaru Usman’s dominance, and what he has coming up in …read more

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Adesanya Insists Jones Fight ‘Not Dead’

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion Israel Adesanya believes his proposed “super fight” against former light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones …read more

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Israel Adesanya insists future Jon Jones fight isn't dead: 'I'm coming for that ass'

Despite falling short in his pursuit of becoming a dual UFC champion, Israel Adesanya insists the possibility of a future fight with Jon Jones isn’t dead.
Middleweight champion Adesanya (20-1 MMA, …read more

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Israel Adesanya says Jan Blachowicz beat him 48-47 at UFC 259

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya says that UFC light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz beat him fair and square at UFC 259. Adesanya lost a unanimous decision on the judges’ scorecards …read more

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Jan Blachowicz happy he “destroyed” UFC’s plans, reveals what Israel Adesanya needs to do to get a rematch

Jan Blachowicz knew the UFC had big plans for Israel Adesanya if he became a champ-champ at UFC 259. Entering the fight, Blachowicz said he would try to wrestle Adesanya …read more

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