Nigeria’s UFC fighter, Israel Adesanya defeated Jarred Cannonier by unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 50-45) to retain the UFC middleweight championship.
Adesanya on Sunday morning fought against middleweight contender Jared Cannonier at UFC 276 at the T-mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
‘The Last Stylebender’ since making his debut in 2018, has been spectacular Everytime he steps into the Octagon and remains undefeated in the middleweight.
On an otherwise perfect record for Adesanya (22-1), his only loss was during his unsuccessful step up to light heavyweight, losing to then-champion Jan Blachowicz.
The Nigerian-born New Zealander on Sunday, successfully defended his middleweight title for the fifth time.