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Chael Sonnen: Israel Adesanya Just Became The Biggest Draw In UFC

Chael Sonnen has given his take on the superstar status of Israel Adesanya post-UFC 236, predicting that his next fight will break every live-gate record in the book. It seems like an outlandish claim to make so soon after Adesanya’s interim-title-winning performance over the weekend but despite the sensational manner in which he phrased his claim, Chael certainly comes through …

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Watch: Israel Adesanya & Rumble Johnson Sparring Back In 2015

Israel Adesanya was drafted into the camp of the now-retired light-heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson back in 2015 as he prepared to fight Jon Jones. Of course, the fight never place due to the now-infamous incident involving Jones’ hit-and-run on April 28 – something that caused him to be stripped of his 205lb title. Johnson would go on to challenge for …

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Israel Adesanya Calls For Matchup With Anderson Silva

Rising middleweight star Israel Adesanya wants to conquer one of his idols inside the octagon, calling out Anderson Silva for a potentially electric showdown. It’s a matchup that does make sense when you think about it. Adesanya has been gradually drawing eyes to his progress over the last few months and with his last victory over Brad Tavares, he really …

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Israel Adesanya Delivers Dominant Win At The TUF 27 Finale

Israel Adesanya proved his¬†elite-level talent last night – dominating eighth-ranked middleweight contender Brad Tavares to a unanimous decision victory. The hype is real ladies and gentlemen! Israel Adesanya stepped up to the plate in a big way in what was just his third UFC outing last night. Besting the in-form veteran Brad Tavares over five-rounds, the hotly-tipped prospect proved that …

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