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Darren Till dubs Israel Adesanya’s UFC 253 performance an “utter masterclass” but vows he...

Darren Till praised Israel Adesanya's showing against Paulo Costa while simultaneously declaring that he will beat the champion one day. Adesanya was able to completely...
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Video | Paulo Costa returns to training, drops timeframe in next fight

Paulo Costa is already back in the gym following his loss to Israel Adesanya, and he's hoping to get back in the Octagon in...
Anthony Johnson

Anthony Johnson blasts Paulo Costa for his handling of UFC 253 loss to Israel...

Former UFC light heavyweight title challenger Anthony Johnson is not impressed with recent middleweight title challenger Paulo Costa. Costa (13-1 MMA) put his undefeated mixed...
Paulo Costa

Paulo Costa made “tactical error,” didn’t follow gameplan, says manager

MMA manager Wallid Ismail says that UFC middleweight Paulo Costa made a "tactical error" in his fight against Israel Adesanya at UFC 253. Adesanya spent...
Paulo Costa

Paulo Costa says “something happened” before Adesanya fight, performance was impacted

Paulo Costa claims "something happened" before his UFC 253 fight with Israel Adesanya that affected his performance in the cage. Costa challenged Adesanya for the...
Israel Adesanya

Israel Adesanya offers advice to Paulo Costa after UFC 253

Undefeated UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya has some advice for his latest opponent, Paulo Costa. Adesanya took on Costa in the main event of UFC...
Israel Adesanya

What’s next for the stars of UFC 253?

The UFC was back on Fight Island last weekend for a very solid UFC 253 card that saw two titles on the line. In the...
Paulo Costa, Israel Adesanya

Paulo Costa reportedly “very upset” after seeing video of Israel Adesanya humping him

UFC middleweight Paulo Costa is reportedly very upset after seeing the video of champion Israel Adesanya humping him at UFC 253. Adesanya had one of...
Paulo Costa

Paulo Costa breaks silence on UFC 253 loss, promises rematch “will be different”

Paulo Costa has broken his silence on his Saturday night loss to UFC middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya. Costa challenged Adesanya for the middleweight strap in...
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Dana White weighs in on Paulo Costa’s “very weird” performance against Israel Adesanya at...

UFC President Dana White has shared his thoughts on Paulo Costa's performance against Israel Adesanya at last night's UFC 253 event. Costa and Adesanya put...
Paulo Costa, Israel Adesanya

Paulo Costa issues quick statement following UFC 253 loss to Israel Adesanya

Paulo Costa suffered the first loss of his professional career in his bid to dethrone middleweight champion Israel Adesanya at tonight's UFC 253 event. Despite...
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Jon Jones reacts after Israel Adesanya TKO’s Paulo Costa at UFC 253

Jon Jones was clearly watching tonight's UFC 253 main event between undefeated middleweights Israel Adesanya and Paulo Costa. The UFC's reigning middleweight champion, Adesanya (19-0...
Israel Adesanya, Paulo Costa

Pros react after Israel Adesanya TKO’s Paulo Costa at UFC 253

Tonight's UFC 253 event was headlined by a middleweight title fight featuring undefeated fighters Israel Adesanya and Paulo Costa. The UFC's reigning middleweight champion, Adesanya...
Israel Adesanya

UFC 253 Results: Israel Adesanya KO’s Paulo Costa (Video)

Tonight's UFC 253 event is headlined by a middleweight title fight featuring reigning champion Israel Adesanya taking on Paulo Costa. The UFC's undefeated middleweight champion,...
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UFC 253: ‘Adesanya vs. Costa’ Live Results and Highlights

The Octagon returns to Fight Island for tonight's UFC 253 event, a eleven-bout fight card headlined by Israel Adesanya vs. Paulo Costa. The UFC's reigning...
Paulo Costa

Diego Sanchez labels Paulo Costa “the weight cutting master” after Fight Island encounter

Diego Sanchez is very impressed by the way Paulo Costa cut down to the 185-pound limit for his middleweight title fight with Israel Adesanya...
Israel Adesanya, Paulo Costa

Video | Israel Adesanya, Paulo Costa get physical during weigh-in staredown

Things got heated between UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya and his next title challenger Paulo Costa on Friday morning. Adesanya and Costa, both undefeated, will...
Paulo Costa, Israel Adesanya

Israel Adesanya and Paulo Costa disagree on grappling skills: “This fight can be on...

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya and his UFC 253 title challenger Paulo Costa don't agree on who has the grappling edge. Adesanya and Costa will...
Israel Adesanya

UFC 253: ‘Adesanya vs Costa’ Fight Card and Start Times

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Fight Island this weekend for UFC 253, headlined by a mammoth Middleweight Championship showdown between Israel Adesanya and...
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Full betting odds released for UFC 253: Adesanya vs. Costa

The full betting odds have been released for the 11 fights scheduled to take place Saturday’s UFC 253: Adesanya vs. Costa event. In the main...
Paulo Costa, Luke Rockhold

Paulo Costa refutes expectation that he will “chase” Israel Adesanya in the Octagon

Paulo Costa is refuting the widespread expectation that he'll "chase" UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya in their UFC 253 middleweight title fight. Costa is known...
Israel Adesanya, Paulo osta

Video | Israel Adesanya, Paulo Costa square off on Fight Island

On Saturday night, in the main event of UFC 253, UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya will attempt to defend his title against his fiercest...
Paulo Costa

Paulo Costa surprised by Israel Adesanya’s “kind” and “gentle” demeanor during recent Fight Island...

UFC middleweight contender Paulo Costa was surprised by Israel Adesanya's kind and gentle approach to their run-in on Fight Island. The two men are set...
Israel Adesanya

Israel Adesanya believes “people are gonna be shocked” by how “easy” he will beat...

Israel Adesanya expects to beat Paulo Costa rather easily to defend his belt on Saturday night. In the main event of UFC 253, Adesanya and...
Israel Adesanya, Paulo Costa

UFC 253 | Pro fighters make their picks for Israel Adesanya vs. Paulo Costa...

In the main event of UFC 253, Israel Adesanya is looking for his second title defense when he battles Paulo Costa. Heading into the...
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Video | Paulo Costa looks in amazing shape following “best weight cut ever” for...

UFC middleweight Paulo Costa looks to be in amazing shape heading into UFC 253, with his manager calling it his "best weight cut ever." Costa...
Paulo Costa

Paulo Costa responds to Israel Adesanya’s PED accusations ahead of UFC 253

Paulo Costa has addressed Israel Adesanya's PED accustations ahead of their highly-anticipated title fight at UFC 253. In the lead up to the fight, Adesanya...
Israel Adesanya, Paulo Costa

Video | Israel Adesanya, Paulo Costa meet on Fight Island

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya and rival Paulo Costa met each other on Fight Island before their fight next weekend at UFC 253. Adesanya and...