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Israel Adesanya

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Facts of Israel Adesanya

Full Name: Israel Adesanya
Birth Date: July 22, 1989
Age: 29 years
Gender: Male
Profession: Mixed martial artist
Country: Nigeria
Horoscope: Cancer
Net Worth$500,00
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Birth PlaceLagos, Nigeria
StatusSingle
NationalityNigerian
EducationChrisland School, Bells Secondary School
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Israel Adesanya is a Nigerian-New Zealander mixed martial artist who is also a former kickboxer. Currently, he is competing in the Middleweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Moreover, he is one of the rising names in the middleweight division of the UFC

Israel Adesanya’s Wiki, Early Life, Age, and Education

Israel Adesanya was born as Israel Mobolaji Adesanya on 22nd July 1989in Lagos, Nigeria. As of 2019, he is 30 years old and his birth sign is Cancer. Furthermore, no information regarding his parents and siblings. However, he holds a Nigerian nationality but his ethnicity is still under the review. At the age of 12, he moved from Nigeria to Whanganui, New Zealand.

Childhood photo of Israel Adesanya
Caption: Childhood photo of Israel Adesanya

Talking about his educational history, he attended Chrisland School, Opebi, Ikeja, Lagos, and then Bells Secondary School, Ota. Moreover, there is no further information regarding his academic qualification.

Professional Career of Israel Adesanya as a UFC Fighter

Israel Adesanya turned professional in the year 2012. At the beginning of his career, Israel fought in New Zealand, Australia, and China over the course of five-and-a-half years. Moreover, he has a record of 11-0 with all wins with TKO prior to being signed by the UFC. Also, he had a professional record of 32-0 prior to moving and fighting in China. Later, the UFC announced to have signed Israel Adesanya in December of 2017. His debut match was held on 11th February 2018, at UFC 221 where he faced Rob Wilkinson. The match went till the second round where Adesanya won the fight with a TKO (Technical Knockout).

Israel Adesanya
Caption: Israel Adesanya

That win earned him the performance of the Night bonus. His second match was against Marvin Vettori at UFC held on 14th April 2018. Again, he won the fight with a split decision. Israel won another performance of the Night award on 6th July 2018, during the Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale where he faced Brad Tavares. He won that fight via unanimous decision. In his short time at the UFC,  Israel has quickly climbed the Middleweight rankings. After that, he has pitted against Derek Brunson at UFC 230 held on November 3, 2018. There also, he defeated Brunson via KO in the first round. Currently, he is competing in the Middleweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

What is the Net Worth and Salary of Israel Adesanya

Israel Adesanya has quickly found success in the UFC scene and has been making quite an earning as a professional UFC fighter. As of 2019, Israel has an estimated net worth of around $500,000. He has so far made the UFC career earnings of about $600,000. Moreover, he earned the career-high match earning of $172,000 at UFC 230 that included $59,000 to show, $59,000 win bonus, $50,000 performance of the Night bonus, $4,000 fight week incentive pay.

Furthermore, he got the award as $112,000 including $56,000 to show and $56,000 win bonus at TUF 27. However, he has not revealed any information about his personal assets and past earnings which has made it difficult to estimate his exact net worth.

Is Israel Adesanya still Single/Married or dating someone?

Israel Adesanya despite being in the spotlight for being one of the entertainers of UFC kept a low-key profile when it comes to his personal life. As of now, there is no information about him being in a relationship. Moreover, there are no details of him being married which suggest that he does not have a wife or children. Similarly, there is no information about his past love affairs as well. Currently, he is single and no information about him dating someone special.

How tall is Israel Adesanya?

Talking about his body physique, Israel stands at a height of 6 feet 4 inches and weighs around 84 kg.  Moreover, he has developed ripped muscles as well as maintained his body weight. Israel has a reach of 80 inches and a leg reach of 44 inches. Furthermore, he has got black hair color with a pair of black eyes. However, his shoe size is still under the wrap.

Israel Adesanya on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter

Israel Adesanya is active on various social networking sites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has got more than 88k followers on his official Facebook account. Similarly, he has got 787.8k followers on his official Instagram account. Moreover, Israel has got over 96.4k followers on his official Twitter account.