UFC middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya, uploaded a tweet displaying his tribute to his dad and his mother’s reward. He uploaded a screenshot of ESPN MMA’s publish on Instagram with a caption of his personal.
“Give your loved ones their flowers while they’re here to receive them,” he stated whereas referring to the ESPN MMA publish. Adesanya was seen carrying a Dadsanya t-shirt to the UFC 259 press convention to honor his father within the publish.
He additionally uploaded a photograph the place he was standing together with his mother, and so they have been each posing with the Porsche that he gifted her. He captioned the photograph, “If flowers are too much, then just give them a Porsche!”
Adesanya has stated beforehand that gifting his mom a automobile was an indication of success within the countdown UFC launched for UFC 259. “Where we come from, from our culture, like it’s a sign of success, you know. When you can do something like that, I just want to spread love, spread joy, and inspire,” stated Israel Adesanya.
The Countdown confirmed a number of extra moments like these, and it was an fascinating perception to look at earlier than Israel Adesanya’s combat with the present mild heavyweight champion, Jan Blachowicz.
Israel Adesanya and the hunt to hitch the elite double champ membership
‘The Last Stylebender’ received the middleweight belt when he beat Robert Whittaker at UFC 243. He then defended it in opposition to Yoel Romero at UFC 248 and, extra just lately, in opposition to Paulo Costa at UFC 253. However, UFC 253 was additionally the occasion during which Jan Blachowicz knocked out Dominick Reyes to win the sunshine heavyweight belt.
Adesanya had a brutal back-and-forth with Jon Jones on Twitter, which fizzled out into indifference. Jones moved as much as heavyweight, and thus Adesanya had the right alternative to maneuver as much as 205 and declare the belt.
The UFC set it up, and now, simply after successful the toughest and the largest combat of his profession, Blachowicz has to defend his belt in opposition to among the best strikers within the UFC. A win for ‘The Last Stylebender’ will see him turn into a double champ, and it’ll cement his place in MMA glory.
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