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

Israel Adesanya says UFC 253 coronavirus lockdown ‘throws it back’ to his China fighting days

  • City Kickboxing team living and training full time at their Auckland gym, giving new meaning to the term ‘fight camp’
  • ‘It throws it back to how it was in China; just the simple things. All I had in my mind was the pursuit of greatness,’ says UFC middleweight champ

Topic |   Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)
Israel Adesanya celebrates after defeating Yoel Romero in their UFC middleweight championship fight during UFC 248. Photo: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC Israel Adesanya celebrates after defeating Yoel Romero in their UFC middleweight championship fight during UFC 248. Photo: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC
Israel Adesanya celebrates after defeating Yoel Romero in their UFC middleweight championship fight during UFC 248. Photo: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC
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