Israel Adesanya

Israel "The Last Stylebender" Adesanya

First Name: Israel Last Name: Adesanya
Nickname: The Last Stylebender
Date of Birth: Jul 22, 1989 Age: 34
Weight: 83.9 Height: 190.5
Reach: 203.2
Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Hometown: Lagos, Nigeria
Fighting Styles: Kickboxing
Affiliations: City Kickboxing
Fight Stats
Record 23 - 4 Last 5 Fights
Total Fights 27 fights Professional Fights 27 fights
Amateur Fights 0 fights Years Fighting 14 years
Days Last Fought 257 days Rounds Fought 77 rounds
Finish Wins 15 finishes Finish Losses 1 finish losses
Finish Win Percentage 65 % Finish Loss Percentage 25 %
Knockout Wins 4 KOs Knockout Losses 0 KO losses
TKO Wins 11 TKOs TKO Losses 1 TKO losses
KO/TKO Win Percentage 65 % KO/TKO Loss Percentage 25 %
Submission Wins 0 subs Submission Losses 0 sub losses
Submission Win Percentage 0 % Submission Loss Percentage 0 %
Decision Wins 8 decision wins Decision Losses 3 decision losses
Decision Win Percentage 34 % Decision Loss Percentage 75 %
Unanimous Decision Wins 7 UD wins Unanimous Decision Losses 3 UD losses
Split Decision Wins 1 SD wins Split Decision Losses 0 SD losses

Professional Fights

Israel Adesanya
Loss

Israel Adesanya

(23 - 3)

UFC 293

September 09, 2023 Saturday
6:30 PM ET / 3:30 PM PT

Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Sean Strickland
Win

Sean Strickland

(27 - 5)
Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(22 - 3)

UFC 287

April 08, 2023 Saturday
6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

Miami-Dade Arena, Miami, Florida, United States

KO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 4:21

Israel Adesanya
Loss

Israel Adesanya

(22 - 2)

UFC 281

November 12, 2022 Saturday
6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 5 Time: 2:01

Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(21 - 2)

UFC 276

July 02, 2022 Saturday
6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Jared Cannonier
Loss

Jared Cannonier

(16 - 5)
Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(20 - 2)

UFC 271

February 12, 2022 Saturday
6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

Toyota Center, Houston, Texas, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Robert Whittaker
Loss

Robert Whittaker

(22 - 6)
Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(19 - 2)

UFC 263

June 12, 2021 Saturday
6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

Gila River Arena, Glendale, Arizona, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Marvin Vettori
Loss

Marvin Vettori

(17 - 4 - 1)
Israel Adesanya
Loss

Israel Adesanya

(19 - 1)

UFC 259

March 06, 2021 Saturday
5:15 PM ET / 2:15 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Jan Blachowicz
Win

Jan Blachowicz

(27 - 8)
Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(18 - 1)

UFC 253

September 26, 2020 Saturday
7 PM ET / 4 PM PT

Flash Forum, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

TKO (Punches and Elbows) Round: 2 Time: 3:59

Paulo Costa
Loss

Paulo Costa

(13 - 0)
Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(17 - 1)

UFC 248

March 07, 2020 Saturday
7 PM ET / 4 PM PT

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Yoel Romero
Loss

Yoel Romero

(12 - 4)
Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(16 - 1)

UFC 243

October 05, 2019 Saturday
6:45 PM ET / 3:45 PM PT

Docklands Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

KO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 3:33

Robert Whittaker
Loss

Robert Whittaker

(19 - 5)
Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(15 - 1)

UFC 236

April 13, 2019 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

State Farm Arena, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Kelvin Gastelum
Loss

Kelvin Gastelum

(20 - 3, 1 NC)
Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(14 - 1)

UFC 234

February 09, 2019 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Anderson Silva
Loss

Anderson Silva

(34 - 8, 1 NC)
Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(13 - 1)

UFC 230

November 03, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, United States

TKO (Knees and Punches) Round: 1 Time: 4:51

Derek Brunson
Loss

Derek Brunson

(20 - 6)

TUF 27 Finale

July 06, 2018 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Pearl Concert Theater at Palms Casino Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Brad Tavares
Loss

Brad Tavares

(17 - 3)

UFC on Fox 29

April 14, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Gila River Arena, Glendale, Arizona, United States

Decision (Split) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Marvin Vettori
Loss

Marvin Vettori

(12 - 3 - 1)

UFC 221

February 10, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Perth Arena, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

TKO (Knees and Punches) Round: 2 Time: 3:37

Rob Wilkinson
Loss

Rob Wilkinson

(11 - 1)

HFS

November 24, 2017 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Melbourne Pavilion, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

KO (Head Kick) Round: 1 Time: 4:53

Stuart Dare
Loss

Stuart Dare

(8 - 4)

AFC 20

July 28, 2017 Friday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Melbourne Pavilion, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 4:49

Melvin Guillard
Loss

Melvin Guillard

(33 - 18 - 2, 3 NC)

Wu Lin Feng - Glory of Heroes 2

May 07, 2016 Saturday
6 AM ET / 3 AM PT

Shenzhen, China

TKO (Corner Stoppage) Round: 1 Time: 5:00

Andrew Smith
Loss

Andrew Smith

(15 - 9)

WLF

March 13, 2016 Sunday
6 AM ET / 3 AM PT

University Sports Hall, Zhengzhou, Henan, China

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 2:23

Dibir Zagirov
Loss

Dibir Zagirov

(14 - 4)

WLF

January 13, 2016 Wednesday
6 AM ET / 3 AM PT

Zhengzhou, Henan, China

TKO (Doctor Stoppage) Round: 2 Time: TBD

Vladimir Katyhin
Loss

Vladimir Katyhin

(39 - 7 - 1)

WLF

September 19, 2015 Saturday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

ASB Stadium, Kohimarama, Auckland, New Zealand

TKO (Elbows) Round: 2 Time: 3:37

Gele Qing
Loss

Gele Qing

(7 - 4 - 1)

FPF

September 05, 2015 Saturday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Auckland Boxing Association (ABA) Stadium, Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand

KO (Kick to the Body) Round: 2 Time: 1:25

Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(2 - 1)

WFC - The Legend Of Emei 3

August 08, 2015 Saturday
6 AM ET / 3 AM PT

University of Electronic Science and Technology Arena, Shahe, China

TKO (Head Kick) Round: 1 Time: 1:59

Kenan Song
Loss

Kenan Song

(8 - 1)
Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(1 - 1)

Best of the Best

June 15, 2013 Saturday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

North Shore Events Centre, Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 4:43

John Vake
Loss

John Vake

(5 - 1)
Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(0 - 1)

SFC 9

March 24, 2012 Saturday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

West Wave Waitakere City Aquatic Centre, Henderson, Auckland, New Zealand

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 2:09

James Griffiths
Loss

James Griffiths

(0 - 3, 1 NC)
Israel Adesanya
Loss

Israel Adesanya

(DEBUT)

ICNZ 8

November 28, 2009 Saturday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Auckland Boxing Association, Panmure, Auckland, New Zealand

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 3:00

Neroni Savaiinaea
Win

Neroni Savaiinaea

(DEBUT)