Israel Adesanya celebrates after defeating Yoel Romero in their middleweight championship fight at UFC 248. Photo: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLCIsrael Adesanya celebrates after defeating Yoel Romero in their middleweight championship fight at UFC 248. Photo: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC
Israel Adesanya celebrates after defeating Yoel Romero in their middleweight championship fight at UFC 248. Photo: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

UFC: Georges St-Pierre says Israel Adesanya is one of his favourite fighters – ‘he’s incredible, very smart’

  • UFC legend says middleweight champ Adesanya is ‘a very clever guy’ and compares him to boxing’s Sugar Ray Leonard
  • ‘I like the guys that are smart. They are athletic but the brain is the most important part of their game’
Topic |   Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)
Israel Adesanya celebrates after defeating Yoel Romero in their middleweight championship fight at UFC 248. Photo: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLCIsrael Adesanya celebrates after defeating Yoel Romero in their middleweight championship fight at UFC 248. Photo: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC
Israel Adesanya celebrates after defeating Yoel Romero in their middleweight championship fight at UFC 248. Photo: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC
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