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Israel Adesanya Defeats Marvin Vettori, Retains Middleweight Title at UFC 263

Jeff Bottari/Getty ImagesUFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya defeated title challenger Marvin Vettori via unanimous decision Saturday at UFC 263 in Glendale, Arizona’s Gila River Arena.UFC @ufcThe MW throne is ALLLLLL HIS 🏆 #ANDSTILL [ @Stylebender | #UFC263 ] https://t.co/jPW697gyD0Adesanya won the fight 50-45 on all three judges’ scorecards.There was no doubt who the better fighter…

Israel Adesanya’s UFC 263 Win Paves the Way for Massive Robert Whittaker Rematch

Israel Adesanya (top) kicks Marvin VettoriJeff Bottari/Getty ImagesIt was a little short on razzle-dazzle, especially for an Israel Adesanya fight. But maybe that was the point.The middleweight champ (21-1) stifled takedowns, repeatedly scrambled back to his feet and slow-cooked the lead leg of challenger Marvin Vettori (17-5-1) to take a clear unanimous-decision win in the…

UFC 263 Results: Israel Adesanya Retains Title, Brandon Moreno Earns Historic Win

Mike Roach/Zuffa LLCIsrael Adesanya retained his UFC middleweight title after defeating Marvin Vettori via unanimous decision at UFC 263 in Glendale, Arizona’s Gila River Arena on Saturday.UFC @ufcThe MW throne is ALLLLLL HIS 🏆 #ANDSTILL[ @Stylebender | #UFC263 ] pic.twitter.com/jPW697gyD0Adesanya won 50-45 on all three judges’ scorecards. He received a brief scare when Vettori tried to apply…

Israel Adesanya and the Real Winners and Losers from UFC 263

Lyle Fitzsimmons@@fitzbitzTwitter LogoFeatured ColumnistJune 13, 20210 of 8Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLCA full house of fans. Two title-fight rematches.And Nate Diaz.What more could an MMA fan ask for?The UFC returned for its second event at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona, with a 14-bout show that included a five-fight pay-per-view portion broadcast by ESPN+.Middleweights Israel Adesanya and…

Israel forces kill Palestinian teen at occupied West Bank protest

Mohammed Hamayel, 15, was killed during a weekly protest in the occupied West Bank village of Beita against illegal Jewish settlement.A Palestinian teenager has been killed by Israeli fire during confrontations between protesters and Israeli troops in the occupied West Bank, Palestinian authorities said. The Palestinian Red Crescent said on Friday that “Mohammad Said Hamayel,…