Tonight’s UFC was headlined by Middleweight king Israel Adesanya and former champion Robert Whittaker.
It was very much one sided affair for champion Israel Adesanya. However, Whittaker fought hard and was very much successful in taking down Adesanya. But he was failed to control or hold him on the ground.
Adesanya looked very sharp in his striking and did some heavy damage to Whittaker’s legs early in the fight.
This fight went to the distance and all three judges scored it in favor of defending champion Israel Adesanya.
Official UFC 271 Result: Israel Adesanya def. Robert Whittaker by unanimous decision (48-47 x2, 49-46).
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