Nigerian Israel Adesanya knocks out Whittaker to emerge UFC undisputed Middleweight champion
Jubilation as proud parents of Nigerian boxer, Israel Adesanya, celebrate their son’s victory as he emerges UFC Middleweight champion.
New Zealand-based Israel Adesanya has dethroned the UFC middleweight champion, Robert Whittaker. The Nigerian-born fighter achieved this latest feat in spectacular fashion at UFC 243 in Melbourne, Australia. The 30-year old has now extended his perfect professional record to 18-0.