Israel Adesanya, a combatant of Nigerian ancestry, defeated Jarred Cannonier by unanimous decision on Sunday morning in Las Vegas.
Israel Adesanya’s victory means he defends the UFC middleweight championship title. Adesanya competed against clashed with Jared Cannonier at UFC 276 at the T-Mobile Arena.
Israel Adesanya has managed to retain his championship five times since then, according to his victory.
His lone loss occurred when he tried unsuccessfully to switch to light heavyweight and lost to Jan Blachowicz, who was the champion at the time.
The fans became restless during the final round on Sunday morning as Cannonier struggled to secure a takedown and Adesanya remained cautious.
Israel Adesanya delivered precise jabs, but Cannonier countered with a barrage of punches.
Cannonier, however, was unable to secure a takedown and was ultimately defeated.
In other news, Nigerian music sensation, Ayra Starr, has responded to an internet user who said she was skilled at prostitution.
The quickly growing actress had posted a gorgeous photo of herself wearing a crop top and a short skirt that barely covered her bottom and her fans reacted to the image and made comments on the dress.
A troll took it a step further and referred to the singer as the finest at working nights.
‘Best in being ashawwo”, he wrote.
Ayra Starr responded to the internet troll right away, adding that both she and the troll’s mother were acting in the same way.
“Just like your mom, twins”