Megan Anderson discusses fan criticism of Israel Adesanya

Israel Adesanya (L) vs. Jared Cannonier (R) at UFC 276

Israel Adesanya’s most recent performance at UFC 276 received quite the backlash from fans across the globe. In what he promised to be an exciting finish, ‘The Last Stylebender’ played a technical game and sailed his way to a decision victory, becoming one of the current champions with the lowest finish rate. Australian UFC fighter … Read more

Who do MMA insiders believe will be the pound-for-pound best in 2025?

Who do MMA insiders believe will be the pound-for-pound best in 2025?

LAS VEGAS – Max Holloway was walking backstage at the UFC Apex last week, just three days before he challenged Alexander Volkanovski in a trilogy bout for the featherweight title at UFC 276. When pressed with a question, the former featherweight champion – long one of the top fighters on the planet – stopped in … Read more

John McCarthy breaks down potential Alex Pereira vs. Israel Adesanya fight

(L to R) Alex Pereira, Israel Adesanya, John McCarthy (via johnmccarthymma on Instagram), (Front image) Alex Pereira vs. Sean Strickland (via @ufc on Instagram)

Israel Adesanya recently called out former kickboxing foe Alex Pereira for his next middleweight title defense. Former UFC referee John McCarthy has now weighed in on a potential fight between Adesanya and Pereira. According to McCarthy, ‘Poatan’ matches up well with the middleweight champion in terms of their physical attributes. The former UFC referee also … Read more

Israel Adesanya could’ve asked Vince McMahon to let The Undertaker walk out with him at UFC 276: ‘Big’ John McCarthy

John McCarthy(L); Israel Adesanya(R). (Image credit: McCarthy via YouTube/ Weighing In)

Veteran MMA referee John McCarthy recently gave his take on Israel Adesanya’s iconic entrance at the main event at UFC 276. UFC 276 was a star-studded affair with big names like Vince McMahon, Triple H and Stephanie McMahon attending the event. During the event, UFC middleweight champ Israel Adesanya paid tribute to WWE superstar Mark … Read more

Dana White describes Israel Adesanya’s exciting approach to Cannonier fight

Dana White (L), Israel Adesanya (M), and Jared Cannonier (R) (Credits Instagram @stylebender @killagorillamma @danawhite)

Dana White recently sat down with Yahoo Sports’ Kevin Iole and discussed why Israel Adesanya’s latest title defense will be even more exciting than usual. Adesanya will face Jared Cannonier in Saturday’s main event to headline UFC 276 during International Fight Week. When asked if Cannonier’s experience fighting former champions will make a difference in … Read more

Israel Adesanya respects Sean Strickland for speaking his mind “regardless of the repercussions”

Israel Adesanya (L), Sean Strickland (R) (via @MMAJunkie on YouTube)

Israel Adesanya has a “weird” respect for Sean Strickland. The UFC middleweight champ respects Strickland for speaking his mind irrespective of the repercussions. Also one to speak his mind freely, ‘The Last Stylebender’ claims that the surging middleweight contender is like the little step brother he never wanted. Being managed by the same firm as … Read more

Eugene Bareman discusses what would trouble Israel Adesanya at UFC 276

Israel Adesanya(L); Eugene Bareman(C); Jared Cannonier(R). [image credits; @citykickboxing on Instagram]

Israel Adesanya’s coach Eugene Bareman recently pointed out what could pose a threat to Israel Adesanya during his title defense against ‘The Killa Gorilla’. Israel Adesanya and Jared Cannonier are all set for their much-anticipated middleweight title fight at UFC 276, scheduled to take place on July 2. At the event, ‘The Last Stylebender’ will … Read more

Luke Rockhold makes a bold claim as he shares prediction for Israel Adesanya vs. Jared Cannonier

Luke Rockhold(C) predicts Israel Adesanya(L) vs. Jared Cannonier(R) title fight.

Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold firmly believes that he’s the only 185lber capable of beating Israel Adesanya. He made the claim while predicting the upcoming title bout between Adesanya and Jared Cannonier at UFC 276. In a recent interview with Mike Bohn of MMA Junkie, Rockhold claimed that only he possesses the right tactics … Read more