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UFC interim middleweight champion Israel Adesanya had predicted his rise to the top. On 14 April, he defeated Kelvin Gastelum at UFC 236. After the epic UFC 236 clash, both fighters seem to be in good spirits. Israel received the UFC interim middleweight title and a lot of praise for a valiant effort in an exciting and balanced match.
Get to know everything about Israel Adesanya wiki, age, height, net worth, weight, UFC career, and family.
|Birth Name||Israel Mobolaji Adesanya|
|Birthday||July 22, 1989|
|Height||6 feet 4 inches|
|Profession||Mixed Martial Artist|
|Net worth||$750 Thousand|
Who is Israel Adesanya?
Born in 1989, Israel Adesanya is a Nigerian-born New Zealand professional mixed martial artist, kickboxer, and boxer. In 2018, he was the #1 in the official UFC middleweight rankings.
Israel is a former Glory middleweight winner and King in the Ring cruiserweight and heavyweight champion. He competes for the Ultimate Fighting Championship as the Interim Champion. He is also the UFC interim middleweight champion.
Israel Adesanya Net Worth & UFC Career
In his early career, he had a record of 11-0 with all wins via KO/TKO. In December 2017, he signed a contract with the UFC and debuted against Rob Wilkinson at UFC 221. Besides, he won the fight via TKO in the second round and earned the Performance of the Night bonus. On April 14, 2018, he won a battle against Marvin Vettori via split decision at UFC on Fox 29.
Later, Israel faced Brad Tavares at The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale and won with a unanimous decision. He also beat Derek Brunson at UFC 230 via technical knockout in round one. Back in February 2019, he defeated Anderson Silva at UFC 234 and received the Fight of the Night award. He won the match against Kelvin Gastelum on April 13, 2019, for the interim UFC Middleweight Championship at UFC 236. Along with multiple awards and wins, he has amassed millions of net worth. But what’s the figure of Israel Adesanya net worth?
His net worth dwells around $750 Thousand.
Israel Adesanya Wiki – Bio: Age, Height, Family, Weight
Israel Mobolaji Adesanya was born in Lagos, Nigeria. He moved to Rotorua, New Zealand together with his family at the age of 12. He attended Rotorua Boys’ High School. At age 18, he began training in kickboxing after being inspired by the Muay Thai film Ong-Bak. When he turned 21, he relocated to Auckland, New Zealand and started training at City Kickboxing with Kai Kara-France and Dan Hooker.
Israel celebrates his birthday on July 22 that makes his current age 29. His height measures 6 feet 4 inches, and he weighs about 185 lb. He is a big fan of The Last Airbender and Deadpool, so he has their tattoos on his skin.