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Darren Till says he and Israel Adesanya ‘speak every day’

Darren Till says he and UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya "speak every day" — despite the fact they could end up colliding in the...
Chael Sonnen, Dana White

Chael Sonnen: Adesanya vs. Romero outrage due to MMA fans being ‘spoiled beyond belief’

MMA fans were pretty disappointed by the UFC 248 main event, which pitted middleweight champ Israel Adesanya against challenger Yoel Romero. Former fighter and...
Israel Adesanya, Yoel Romero

Israel Adesanya explains why he wouldn’t alter strategy for booing crowd

This past weekend’s UFC 248 main event was lackluster for most, but middleweight champion Israel Adesanya still retained his title with an unanimous decision...
Michael Bisping, Israel Adesanya

Michael Bisping criticizes Israel Adesanya vs Yoel Romero: “It was sh*tty fight!”

The main event showdown between Israel Adesanya and Yoel Romero at UFC 248 left some fans wanting more. On the flip side, other fans...
Israel Adesanya, Paulo Costa

Israel Adesanya vs. Paulo Costa betting odds update

The online sportsbooks first released the odds for Israel Adesanya vs. Paulo Costa last year, and now we have an update on them. After defeating...
Israel Adesanya, UFC 248

UFC 248 Medical Suspensions: Israel Adesanya requires further evaluation

Updates regarding medical suspensions for the fighters at UFC 248 have been released, including for the participants in the title fights. UFC 248 went down...
Israel Adesanya, Kobe Bryant

Israel Adesanya slams Yoel Romero for ruining “gifted” UFC 248 title shot

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya has slammed contender Yoel Romero for a poor performance in their title fight at UFC 248. Adesanya and Romero put...
Yoel Romero

Yoel Romero takes post-fight dig at Israel Adesanya, proclaims himself the ‘people’s champ’

Yoel Romero and Israel Adesanya's UFC 248 middleweight title fight failed to live up to expectations, and both fighters seem to agree it's because...
Israel Adesanya, Kobe Bryant

Israel Adesanya feels he proved Yoel Romero isn’t ‘made of steel’

Israel Adesanya believes that he proved Yoel Romero isn't "made of steel" at UFC 248. Adesanya, the UFC middleweight champion, defended his title against Romero...
Israel Adesanya, Yoel Romero

What’s next for the stars of UFC 248?

In the main event of UFC 248, Israel Adesanya was looking to defend his middleweight title against the divisions 'boogeyman' in Yoel Romero. The...
Israel Adesanya

Photo: Check out the judges scorecards for Israel Adesanya vs. Yoel Romero

The judges' scorecards for the UFC 248 main event between Israel Adesanya and Yoel Romero tell the story of a close, but clear decision...
Weili Zhang, Israel Adesanya, Dana White

Israel Adesanya throws shade at Yoel Romero, praises Weili Zhang and Joanna Jedrzejczyk

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya threw shade at Yoel Romero after their UFC 248 main event, while praising Weili Zhang and Joanna Jedrzejczyk. Adesanya and...
Israel Adesanya, UFC 243, Dan Hooker

Israel Adesanya reacts to UFC 248 victory against Yoel Romero

Tonight Israel Adesanya headlined UFC 248 in a blockbuster showdown against Yoel Romero. "The Last Stylebender" set out to defend his title for the first...
Dana White, UFC 249

Dana White reacts to Israel Adesanya’s UFC 248 victory against Yoel Romero

Dana White has reacted to tonight’s UFC 248 main event title fight between Israel Adesanya and Yoel Romero. In the highly anticipated headliner, "The Last...
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Pros react to Israel Adesanya defeating Yoel Romero at UFC 248

Tonight's UFC 248 event was headlined by a middleweight title fight featuring Yoel Romero taking on reigning division kingpin Israel Adesanya. Romero (13-4 MMA) entered...
Israel Adesanya, UFC 243, Dan Hooker

UFC 248 Results: Israel Adesanya defeats Yoel Romero (Highlights)

Tonight's UFC 248 event is headlined by a middleweight title fight featuring Yoel Romero taking on reigning division kingpin Israel Adesanya. Romero (13-4 MMA) will...
UFC 248

UFC 248: ‘Romero vs Adesanya’ Live Results and Highlights

The Octagon returns to Las Vegas this evening for UFC 248, an eleven-bout fight card headlined by a middleweight title fight between Yoel Romero...
Israel Adesanya, Paulo Costa

Photo | Paulo Costa sends Israel Adesanya one final message ahead of UFC 248

Paulo Costa will have a cageside seat for tonight's highly anticipated UFC 248 middleweight title fight between Yoel Romero and Israel Adesanya. 'The Eraser' was...
Israel Adesanya, UFC 243, Dan Hooker

UFC 248 Fighter Salaries: Israel Adesanya takes home largest payday

Israel Adesanya will look to earn his first middleweight title defense when he squares off with Yoel Romero in the main event of UFC...
Israel Adesanya, UFC 243, Dan Hooker

Israel Adesanya opens up on experiences with racism

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya is no stranger to racism, and says it exists everywhere. Adesanya shared his thoughts on racism in a recent interview...
Michael Bisping, Israel Adesanya

Michael Bisping: ‘I’d take the belt off Israel Adesanya pretty easily’ if I was...

In the main event of this weekend's UFC 248, UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya will look to defend his title for the first time...
Khabib Nurmagomedov, Javier Mendez, conor mcgregor

Khabib Nurmagomedov and coach Javier Mendez have a bet riding on the UFC 248...

Khabib Nurmagomedov and his coach Javier Mendez have an intriguing wager going regarding the UFC 248 main event this weekend. The highly anticipated UFC Middleweight...
Yoel Romero

VIDEO | Yoel Romero delivers a terrifying yet inspirational message ahead of UFC 248

Yoel Romero is clearly amped up for his upcoming middleweight title fight with Israel Adesanya at UFC 248. Aside from looking in remarkable condition, ‘The...
Israel Adesanya

VIDEO | Israel Adesanya explains how dancing helped him become a fighter

Israel Adesanya has found the sweet spot between his two passions: fighting and dancing. During a recent interview with ESPN, the middleweight star explains...
Paulo Costa, Israel Adesanya

Israel Adesanya wants to get to Paulo Costa ‘before USADA does’

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya believes top contender Paulo Costa will inevitably get busted by the United States Anti-Doping Agency, and wants to get...
Israel Adesanya

Israel Adesanya explains why he’s well-prepared to deal with superstardom

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya is already a big star, but the expectation is that could become a downright superstar for the promotion. Superstardom, of...
Israel Adesanya, Kobe Bryant

VIDEO | Israel Adesanya breaks down in tears following first career UFC win

Footage has been released of Israel Adesanya breaking down in tears following his first win in the UFC back in February 2018. It's been a...
UFC 248

UFC 248 betting odds: Champions Israel Adesanya and Weili Zhang expected to retain titles

UFC 248 on Saturday, March 7 promises to be a night of high-level action. At the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, rising star Israel Adesanya...