Israel Adesanya Biography and Wiki
Israel Adesanya born (Israel Mobolaji Adesanya) is a Nigerian-born New Zealander professional mixed martial artist based in Auckland. He is both a kickboxer, and a boxer. As a mixed martial artist, he is well known as currently signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), where he is the UFC Middleweight Champion. He is also is known as the former Glory middleweight contender winner and King in the Ring two-time cruiserweight and heavyweight champion.
Israel Adesanya Age
He was born on July 22nd, 1989, in Lagos, Nigeria s of 2019, he is 30 years old. He celebrates his birthday on July 22nd every year.
Israel Adesanya Height and Weight
He is a man of average stature. He stands at a height of 1.93 m tall. He also weighs a massive weight of 84 kg.
Israel Adesanya Education
Israel was enrolled at Chrisland School, Opebi, and joined in its Taekwondo after-school club until he was removed by his mother due to an injury. Together with his family, he relocated to Ghana with his family for 10 months in 2001, but due to his parents wanting their children to receive a well-recognized higher education, he later settled in Rotorua, New Zealand at age 10 where he attended Rotorua Boys’ High School.
Israel Adesanya Family
Israel was born to a family of five children. His father, Femi, is an accountant and his mother, “Taiwo Adesanya” works as a nurse. he was raised along with his has five siblings.
Israel Adesanya Married, Dating and Wife
Israel likes to keep his personal life private hence information about his dating life is not available. It is therefore not known whether he is married or has any children. However, this information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Israel Adesanya Facts and Body Measurements
Here are some interesting facts you don’t want to miss about Israel Adesanya.
- Full Name: Israel Mobolaji Adesanya
- Age/ How Old?: 30 years old as of 2019.
- Date of Birth: July 22nd, 1989,
- Place of Birth: Lagos, Nigeria
- Education: Chrisland School, Rotorua Boys’ High School.
- Birthday: July 22nd
- Nationality: Nigerian and New Zealander
- Father’s Name: Femi
- Mother’s Name: Taiwo Adesanya
- Siblings: five.
- Married?: Not KNown
- Height/ How tall?: 1.93 m tall.
- Weight: 84 kg.
- Profession: mixed martial artist
Israel Adesanya Ufc
Israel began his professional career in the 2012 fight fought in New Zealand, Australia, and China at the beginning of his carer and spent five and a half years. He later made a record of 11-0 with all wins with TKO and later signed by the UFC in December 2017. He had his professional match debut in which he faced Rob Wilkinson and the match went till second round and he won the fight with a TKO and earned him the performance of the Night bonus in 2018.
He later fought his second match against Marvin Vettori at UFC and won the fight with s split decision. He later faced Brad Tavares during the Ultimate Fighter 27 Female on July 06th, 2018, and won the fight via unanimous decision and won another Performance of the Night Award. He became been successful in climbing the Middleweight rankings in his short period. On November 3rd, 2018, he was pitted against Derek Brunson at UFC and he defeated Derek in the first round.
He fought Anderson Silva on February 10th, 2019, and won the fight via unanimous decision and on April 13th in 2019, he won over Kelvin Gastelum via unanimous decision. He is set to fight Yoel Romero on March 07th, 2020, UFC 248.
Israel Adesanya Boxing
Adesanya began his professional boxing career in November 2014 against two-time Australian champion Daniel Ammann. He earned two wildcards to enter the inaugural cruiserweight Super 8 Boxing Tournament. The fight was headlined by Shane Cameron and Kali Meehan at the North Shore Events Centre in Auckland, New Zealand. He got a controversial loss via unanimous decision after he looked to have outpointed Ammann in the quarter-finals.
He later re-entered the Super 8 tournament in May 2015, held at Horncastle Arena in Christchurch. It was the second cruiserweight series with the winner receiving $25,000 NZD and a new car. He as well won his first professional fight against fellow New Zealander Asher Derbyshire in the first seed. Adesanya knocked his opponent out in the second round.
Israel Adesanya Salary
Adesanya the sum of a good amount of money and salary from his sports industry. His salary vehicle information are yet to be disclosed. Further, his highest career earning is about $190,000 at UFC 234 for his win against Silva.
Israel Adesanya Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth is $558,000. He has been termed as the most popular name in the UFC and is expected to be the greatest fighter in the near future. This due to his outstanding kickboxing records and boxing records. He has managed to gather enough worth to cover his various tours across the globe among other expenses.
Israel Adesanya Jon Jones
Adesanya and Jon Jones are on a collision course. However, the two have not disclosed any information about the collision. It will be updated soon.
Israel Adesanya UFC Record
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Frequently Asked Questions About Israel Adesanya
Who is Israel Adesanya?
He is an accomplished Nigerian-born New Zealander professional mixed martial artist based in Auckland.
How old is Israel Adesanya?
He is a Nigerian-born, New Zealand national on July 22nd, 1989, in Lagos, Nigeria.
How tall is Israel Adesanya?
He stands at a height of 1.93 m tall.
Is Israel Adesanya married?
Details about his love life are still under review. We will let you know when he gets in a relationship or when we discover helpful information about her love life.
How much is Israel Adesanya worth?
He has an approximate net worth of $558,000. This amount has been accrued from his boxing and martial art career.
How much does Israel Adesanya make?
At the moment, we do not have the exact salary and net worth of him but we’ll keep tabs and update once it is available.
Where does Israel Adesanya live?
Because of security reasons, he has not shared his precise location of residence. We will immediately update this information if we get the location and images of his house.
Is Israel Adesanya dead or alive?
He is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.
Where is Israel Adesanya Now?
He is pursuing his career as a mixed martial artist and a boxer.
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