UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski has found his next challenger in the form of Brian ‘T-City’ Ortega.
For many who tuned in to UFC Fight Island 5 on Sunday, the main draw was the headline bout – a pivotal clash in the bantamweight division between Marlon Moraes and Cory Sandhagen.
That was the question fans were left asking on Sunday after impressive and dominant performances from top contenders Germaine de Randamie and Holly Holm at UFC Fight Island 4.
In less than three years, the unbeaten middleweight has made his presence felt in a big way in the UFC, beating some of the biggest names currently competing in the division on his way to claiming the title.
Check out behind the scenes access of Fight Island, while the boys finish training while in hotel quarantine and making weight for UFC 253 weigh-ins.
Follow the behind scenes access to Israel Adesanya and teammates, Brad Riddell, Kai Kara-France and Shane Young as they prepare for their bouts travelling all the way from Auckland, New Zealand to Las Vegas and to Fight Island in Abu Dhabi.
Angela Hill and Michelle Waterson only found out they would be fighting five rounds instead of three just two weeks out from their meeting at UFC Vegas 10 on Sunday, here is what happened.
UFC Fight Night 174 Whittaker versus Till on fight island is scheduled for the 26th of July check your local guides for more details.
Engage athlete and UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya will face Paulo Costa at UFC 253 as per Ariel Helwani of ESPN, confirmed the report on Twitter, and said that a location is to be later announced by UFC when the fight is locked in for Sept. 19.
Fresh off defending his featherweight title against Max Holloway at UFC 251 on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, the Wollongong native has made his position clear to the chasing pack.