Israel Adesanya on coincidentally channeling The Undertaker in entrance of the McMahon household

Israel Adesanya has at all times been vocal about being a giant WWE fan, and ‘The Final Stylebender’ had his love for the corporate on full show throughout his memorable walkout at UFC 276 in Las Vegas.

Adesanya paid homage to The Undertaker as he walked out to the retired WWE celebrity’s iconic theme music with Vince McMahon, Triple H, and Stephanie McMahon sitting within the entrance row, cageside.

It so occurred that the WWE higher-ups made it to Adesanya’s major occasion bout after wrapping up the Cash within the Financial institution pay-per-view, which additionally befell in Las Vegas that evening. Chatting with ESPN MMA, Adesanya acknowledged that it was all coincidental that the WWE executives have been in attendance that evening.

The UFC middleweight champion mentioned:

“I do not do it on a regular basis, only for massive fights, massive statements. I actually prefer to make a scene and it was cool sufficient that the WWE household was on web site that evening. I by no means deliberate that however once more, I am only a vessel and the universe talks to me, and I get issues achieved.”

Watch Israel Adesanya focus on his UFC 276 walkout beneath:

Israel Adesanya will get his shot at revenge in opposition to Alex Pereira at UFC 281

After weeks of anticipation, a middleweight title conflict between Israel Adesanya and Alex Pereira has been made official for UFC 281 on November 12. ‘The Final Stylebender’ will lastly have the chance to avenge his two losses to ‘Poatan’ from their days in Glory Kickboxing.

Pereira scored his first victory over Adesanya through unanimous determination in April 2016 and adopted that up with a shocking third-round knockout the next 12 months in March in a rematch.

Pereira improved his MMA file to 6-1 when he dispatched the extremely ranked Sean Strickland with a first-round knockout at UFC 276, the identical evening Adesanya defeated Jared Cannonier through unanimous determination. ‘Poatan’ will look to attain his seventh straight win and ship one other spectacular efficiency in opposition to ‘The Final Stylebender’ when the 2 collide in November.

Adesanya, in the meantime, will goal to proceed his dominant run within the division and make a sixth profitable protection of his middleweight crown when he takes on a former foe.

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