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UFC Rankings Report: Israel Adesanya Enters P4P Top 10

The UFC rankings have been updated following UFC 243! Check out all the changes below! Pound for Pound: After his victory over Robert Whittaker at UFC 243, Israel Adesanya shoots up to #8 on the pound-for-pound rankings, with Whittaker falling five spots down to #14. Adesanya is now one spot...

UFC 243 Prelims Average 559,000 Viewers On ESPN2

The UFC 243 prelims were hit hard by steep October sports competition and the viewership numbers prove it. This past Saturday night (Oct. 5), UFC 243 took place inside Marvel Stadium in Melbourne, Australia. Headlining the pay-per-view was a middleweight title unification bout between Israel Adesanya and Robert Whittaker. Adesanya...

UFC 243 Medical Suspensions: Al Iaquinta Faces 180-Day Sit

The UFC 243 medical suspensions are in. This past Saturday (Oct. 5), UFC 243 took place inside Marvel Stadium in Melbourne, Australia. In the main event, Israel Adesanya and Robert Whittaker did battle in a middleweight title unification bout. Adesanya stopped Whittaker in the second stanza via TKO to become...

Robert Whittaker Feels He Was Hurting Israel Adesanya Before TKO Loss

Robert Whittaker believes he had success against Israel Adesanya, but simply got caught. Last night (Oct. 5), Adesanya and Whittaker did battle for the undisputed UFC middleweight title. Going into the bout, Adesanya held interim gold while Whittaker was recognized as the 185-pound kingpin. Adesanya turned in a dominant performance,...

7 Takeaways From UFC 243

UFC 243 featured the return of Robert Whittaker against the man that pretty much has stolen the thunder in the middleweight division in Israel Adesanya. While Whittaker has been dominant in his own right, he has not been as busy as the man that would eventually become the undisputed...

UFC 243 Reebok Fighter Payouts: Robert Whittaker & Israel Adesanya Top List

UFC 243 is in the books, and now it's time for Reebok to pay the fighters their sponsorship money. The UFC 243 pay-per-view event took place on Saturday, October 5, 2019 in Sydney, Australia at the Marvel Stadium. The main card aired on pay-per-view at 10 p.m. ET. The preliminary...

UFC 243 Bonuses, Live Gate & Attendance Revealed

The UFC 243 bonuses, live gate and attendance have been released. UFC 243 took place inside Marvel Stadium in Melbourne, Australia. Headlining the card was a middleweight title unification clash between Israel Adesanya and Robert Whittaker. Adesanya was just too much on the feet for Whittaker to handle. "The Reaper"...

UFC 243 Highlights: Israel Adesanya TKO’s Robert Whittaker to win Middleweight Title

Israel Adesanya is the new UFC middleweight champion as he finished Robert Whittaker at UFC 243.  It seemed like it was just a matter of when Adesanya would finish Whittaker. In the last seconds of the first round, Adesanya dropped him with a huge shot but the bell sounded as...

UFC 243 Highlights: Dan Hooker Outpoints Al Iaquinta

Al Iaquinta vs. Dan Hooker went the distance at UFC 243.  The two fighters met in a lightweight bout at the UFC 243 pay-per-view from Sydney, Australia at the Marvel Stadium. What an interesting fight.  It was all Hooker in the first round with some nice striking and ground control with...

UFC 243 Highlights: Sergey Spivak Chokes Out Tai Tuivasa

Tai Tuivasa got choked out by Tai Tuivasa at UFC 243.  The two fighters met in a heavyweight bout at the UFC 243 pay-per-view from Sydney, Australia at the Marvel Stadium. The story of the fight was quite simple,  Tuivasa looked good on his feet in the striking department but couldn’t...

UFC 243 Highlights: Yorgan De Castro Scores Walk-Off KO Win

Yorgan De Castro finished Justin Tafa at UFC 243.  It was a battle of the young lions and two fighters that were unknown to most fight fans. Both fighters were on a roll as undefeated fighters and never made the walk to the Octagon prior to this fight.  The two fighters...

UFC 243 Highlights: Megan Anderson Taps Zarah Fairn dos Santos

Megan Anderson tapped Zarah Fairn dos Santos at UFC 243.  The two fighters met in a women's featherweight bout at the UFC 243 pay-per-view from Sydney, Australia at the Marvel Stadium. In the first round of the fight, the former Invicta women's featherweight champion scored the triangle choke win.  UFC 243...

UFC 243 Highlights: Ji Yeon Kim TKO’s Nadia Kassem

Ji Yeon Kim finished Nadia Kassem at UFC 243.  The two fighters met in a women's flyweight bout at the UFC 243 pay-per-view from Sydney, Australia at the Marvel Stadium. With just one second left in the second round, Kim TKO'd Kassem to win the fight.  UFC 243 Results: Robert Whittaker vs....

UFC 243 Highlights: Khalid Taha Submits Bruno Silva

Khalid Taha finished Bruno Silva at UFC 243.  The two fighters met in a bantamweight bout at the UFC 243 pay-per-view from Sydney, Australia at the Marvel Stadium. In the third round of the fight, Taha got his back and locked in the arm-triangle choke victory.  UFC 243 Results: Robert Whittaker...

Conor McGregor Wishes Israel Adesanya Good Luck Ahead Of UFC 243

Conor McGregor has encouraging words for his fellow Paradigm Sports Management fighter Israel Adesanya. Tonight (Oct. 5), Adesanya will go one-on-one with Robert Whittaker for the undisputed UFC middleweight title. Adesanya holds interim gold, while Whittaker is recognized as the UFC middleweight champion. The bout will headline UFC 243 inside...