Israel Adesanya

Israel Adesanya is a talented Nigerian-born professional MMA fighter from New Zealand. He is also a kickboxer and a boxer.

Israel is regarded as a rangy, technical striker who has already been compared to great octagon fighters such as Jon Jones and Anderson Silva.

He has boxed as a cruiserweight and is currently competing for the Ultimate Fighting Championship as one of the rising stars in the UFC’s middleweight division.

Israel Adesanya Net worth, Salary

What is the Net worth of Israel Adesanya in 2022?

His net worth in 2022 is expected to be around $10 million USD. His highest career earnings were around $190,000 for his victory over Silva at UFC 234.


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Wikis of Israel Adesanya

Age: 33 years 1 months
Birth Date: July 22, 1989
Horoscope (Sunshine): Cancer
Full Name: Israel Adesanya
Birth Place: Lagos, Nigeria
Net Worth: $10 million
Height / How tall : 6 feet 4 inches (1.93m)
Ethnicity: Nigerian
Nationality: Nigerian and New Zealander
Profession: Martial artist, boxer, and kickboxer
Education: Rotoura Boy’s High School
Weight: 84 Kg
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Lucky Number: 2
Lucky Stone: Moonstone
Lucky Color: Silver
Best Match for Marriage: Taurus, Pisces, Scor

Israel Adesanya Age, Birthday, Parents, Ethnicity

What is Israel Adesanya Age?

He was born in Lagos, Nigeria, on July 22, 1989. His given name is Israel Mobolaji Adesanya, and he is 32 years old.

He briefly studied taekwondo, but his mother stopped him after he broke his arm. Then, at the age of 18, he moved to New Zealand and began training in kickboxing.

The Muay film ‘Ong-Bak’ inspired him. At the age of 21, he moved to China and then to Auckland, New Zealand. Following that, he trained at City Kickboxing with Kia Kara-France and Dan Hooker.

Similarly, he has not revealed any information about his parents or his childhood.

Israel is both a Nigerian and a New Zealander, and his ethnicity is Nigerian.

University of Education, School/College

In terms of his educational background, he attended Christland School and then Bella Secondary School. He then went to Rotorua Boys’ High School.

Israel Adesanya Height, Weight

What is Israel Adesanya Height?

Israel Adesanya stands 6 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 84 kg. He has ripped muscles and has kept his body weight stable. Israel has black hair and black eyes.

Israel Adesanya Girlfriend, Dating

What is the relationship of Israel Adesanya?

Israel Adesanya is currently unattached. Despite being in the spotlight as one of the UFC’s entertainers, he prefers to keep his personal life under wraps.

He has also not been linked to any other women. As a result, no additional information about her marriage or his children is available. He appears to be very focused on his career.

Rumors and Controversy

The 29-year-old boxer appears to keep a low profile and is not involved in any rumors or controversies in his career.

Professional Life and Career

Israel Adesanya made his professional debut in 2012. He spent the first five and a half years of his career fighting in New Zealand, Australia, and China.


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He went 11-0 with all of his victories coming via TKO and was later signed by the UFC in December 2017. On February 11, 2018, he made his professional debut against Rob Wilkinson, and the fight lasted until the second round, when he won by TKO and earned the Performance of the Night bonus.

On April 14, 2018, he fought his second UFC match against Marvin Vettori and won by split decision. On July 6, 2018, he faced Brad Tavares in the Ultimate Fighter 27 Female and won by unanimous decision, earning him another Performance of the Night Award.

In a short period of time, he has successfully climbed the Middleweight rankings. On November 3, 2018, he faced off against Derek Brunson at UFC, and he won in the first round.

Following that, on February 10, 2019, he defeated Anderson Silva by unanimous decision, and on April 13, 2019, he defeated Kelvin Gastelum by unanimous decision.

Nominations and Awards

Throughout his career, he received numerous honors. On February 11, 2018, July 6, 2018, and November 3, 2018, he won the Performance of the Night Award, and on February 10, 2019, and April 1, 2019, he won the Gight of the Night Award.

Israel Adesanya Instagram, Facebook, Twitter

Israel is active on various social networking sites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

He has approximately 145k Twitter followers, approximately 108.1k Facebook followers, and approximately 1 million Instagram followers.

Some FAQ’s

How many knockouts does Israel Adesanya have?

Adesanya is 21-1-0 in MMA, with his only loss coming by unanimous decision to Blachowicz at light-heavyweight. He has 15 knockouts to his name and has won the other six fights by decision.


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