Israel Adesanya vs Paulo Costa: Adesanya retains title with TKO win | UFC 253 Recap| CBS Sports HQ

Israel Adesanya and Paulo Costa spent months trading verbal shots, but when it came time to step into the Octagon at UFC 253, the only meaningful blows that landed were those of middleweight champion. After spending a full round beating up Costa's lead leg, Adesanya finished the challenger with punches in the second round of the main event on Fight Island in Abu Dhabi.

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100+ comentarios:

Shaquille Johnson
Shaquille Johnson:
Hes break dancing in the blood of his enemies
RixhFlair
RixhFlair:
He broke the ufc cover curse
largon 03
largon 03:
Wow he picked him apart. Adesanya is an incredible fighter. Congratulations.
poetinhybernation
poetinhybernation:
He sure did dance through the fight like what critics say. Stylebender is the real deal.
xdayvj
xdayvj:
I love how 20% of costa fans are now stylebender fans in just 8 minutes lol
Skinny Tv124
Skinny Tv124:
Nah where the people that said “Runnersanya, costa is gonna kill him” I know some of y’all switched up😭😭😭
Bungsong Suraj
Bungsong Suraj:
People who underestimated adesanya lol. Where are you guys?? 🤣🤣
Chibuike Christopher
Chibuike Christopher:
Man Izzy trashed Costa's leg. We just lost a good leg last night 😔
fyst pump
fyst pump:
Style bender is to focus and believes in himself and his skills making him unstoppable
dominadord
dominadord:
costa's muscles didnt save him.
Jessie J Tolentino
Jessie J Tolentino:
give costa a white belt. 😂😂
Elias Don Juan
Elias Don Juan:
I love how everyone of the champs opponents discriminate him with the same "he's too skinny"mentality... He has said many times before, presicion beats power! YOU GON LEARN TIDDAY.......😉
Le Monke
Le Monke:
Casuals will never learn. Costa is nowhere near Adesanyas level of kickboxing.
Tod Speer II
Tod Speer II:
Called it precision beats power.
isa adebowale green
isa adebowale green:
I fear the world, the world were say Adesanya running 🏃‍♂️ in the cage now they say costa was bla bla bla fear people bro
William Michie
William Michie:
Many people were right Adesanya would run. He ran straight through Costa.
R Johnson
R Johnson:
Yeah I'm hatin' on Izzy. Cuz of him, I've had "Livin' la Vida Loca" in my head all night after he called homeboy Ricky Martin.
Macho_Pale _
Macho_Pale _:
I wanted him to lose but after that performance I have to give respect where respect is due. Israel Adesanya you sir are one hell of a fighter deffinately fs a future Hall of Famer
Vincent Leapai
Vincent Leapai:
Where u all Izzy haters at?
HENRY BOKAH KING
HENRY BOKAH KING:
I am so proud of you my West African brother .
LastSocial
LastSocial:
"The Last Stylebender" maintaining order once again..💪🏿💪🏿💪🏿
Crash IT
Crash IT:
"Fun Fact": In Switzerland it is illegal to own just one guinea pig.
Help me reach 3k S U B'S
Help me reach 3k S U B'S:
Youtube is getting real comfortable with these double 15 second no skip ads
Nyuri Jangala
Nyuri Jangala:
Not surprised, sensei doing what he always does.
Cassius Felix
Cassius Felix:
I think after he beat The Spider that's when he become one of the greats.
Clark Kent
Clark Kent:
Izzy to Costa " Romero" 💀
Adebanjo A. Magret
Adebanjo A. Magret:
Much love Israel Adesanya AKA IZZY . I was just too restless to wait for this match. Nigerians are proud of you.
Ase ye lakan sepo. Congratulations.
Vani Jay
Vani Jay:
*"Everyone has power; I have precision!"*
Jumai Carayol
Jumai Carayol:
Adesanya is simply stronger his bones are made of steel, that's all
Dione Issoufou
Dione Issoufou:
Adessanya the strong!
dennis camacho
dennis camacho:
Izzy ran costa's hype train so fast.
I guess he does run away xD 😂😂😂
BBAGZ1
BBAGZ1:
And ya'll wondered why Romero didn't do this. "IF YOU DON'T KNOW, NOW YA KNOW!"
isa adebowale green
isa adebowale green:
Please I need some help since the fight i can't stop watching this fight 😭 for 12hrs now 😭😢😥😰😨
PixelStacker
PixelStacker:
wow helium picked him apart. Adesanya is an incredible fighter. Congratulations. completely!
Epic clips
Epic clips:
adesenyas gyno was all I noticed the entire time. he definatley use some form of peds.
Kyranasa
Kyranasa:
This is TMH’s doing
Markey Clopton
Markey Clopton:
He said I’m going to pick him apart and that’s what he did
Jon Jeskie
Jon Jeskie:
I guess this is what happens when a good fighter... Meets a great fighter.
Sekwati Kola
Sekwati Kola:
Costa all talk and no action, Reyes too and they got their butts whipped
LuvJoyMuzik
LuvJoyMuzik:
It warmed my heart to see Costa get smashed,
Izzy hit him with that DP, top n tail spectacular.....
After all of Costa's yapping tho😂😂😂😂😂😂😂
👑Izzy
I-10 Veteran
I-10 Veteran:
Izzy a dogg , its gonna take someone with a chin , power , & high submission ability ✊🏾

Sidenote : Costa didn't deserve a shot anyway
Chris Medina
Chris Medina:
Lololol To the people who said Paulo costa was going to win...y’all owe me fken money
Ayteeayt
Ayteeayt:
AND STILL MFS
SHUHRAT MUMINOV
SHUHRAT MUMINOV:
adesanya 👍✊💣
huck smash
huck smash:
Ughhh its been so long since ive heard it... CAN SOMEONE PLEEEEASE ID THAT FILTH JAMMIN IN THE BACKGROUND OF THESE HIGHLIGHTS!????
TheFinalBoss
TheFinalBoss:
After all that ish Reyes was talking!🤣
Xftbllplyr
Xftbllplyr:
That switch kick was a thing of beauty. It was so fast and thanks cbs for slowing it down.
Julio Mendes
Julio Mendes:
The stylebender is legit he is on the matrice 🙌👏
Love 4 Geometry
Love 4 Geometry:
ROMERO! 😂😂😂
G Baby
G Baby:
Bruh style bender has like 80 professional fights why do yall really down play him
ALBANIA
ALBANIA:
Love this and be strong. You never know who you are inspiring
Terwase Gusha
Terwase Gusha:
Yes I just bought some crouchest for Costa. Wish you quick recovery.
Mike Moody
Mike Moody:
Yesssssssss!!!!!! Adesanya 💪💪
Osiris Osiris
Osiris Osiris:
POLSKA! Jan deserves this! Also happy as a Polak to see Izzy win! What a great night for humble Kings!!!
Farzana Islam
Farzana Islam:
That white belt sure did something.. 😂😂
Ryan Travis
Ryan Travis:
Some real knowledge spitting from Rashad's love you Rashad!!
Patrick Kiongera
Patrick Kiongera:
I didnt imagine costa was that tough, he really fought for his life tonight.
John O'Neill
John O'Neill:
a very exciting fight, so many skills on display
Crash IT
Crash IT:
I pray whoever reads this comment becomes successful in their field of life
David Perry
David Perry:
I called that 2nd round ko on Facebook 🤣🤣 I’m no expert but I seen it coming already
Dom Deezy
Dom Deezy:
That hump after the fight might’ve been the closest Costa has been too finishing Israel 😧😳
Alpha Bro
Alpha Bro:
Pull up a break dancing move 🕺🏽 Windmill at the end to celebrate 🎉 this is nothing but a champ to me ! 😅
Gene Spight
Gene Spight:
And still champ. Congrats
Robert Taylor
Robert Taylor:
Now Izzy can finally fight Bones! Please make this possible.
Ikaika Maleko
Ikaika Maleko:
I guess skinny can defeat muscle after all.😁
frank senior
frank senior:
BOMBS 🔥🔥🔥
Vlad Dracula
Vlad Dracula:
So how's the fight Costa? 🤣🤣🤣
dAnTe D
dAnTe D:
The new age anderson silva
B ride Up
B ride Up:
I won 200$ this fight!!!! Yea man!!!! Wooohooo!!!
Use-a Wrench
Use-a Wrench:
I was looking up something about adesanya was going to watch the fight in a bit- thanks cbs for spoiling the result with the title of this video
Mr. Jawshh
Mr. Jawshh:
I really like them but both but I’m happy costa lost because his fans were starting to say outlandish statements
gustavo oviedo
gustavo oviedo:
Romero? 🤣
Time With Shine
Time With Shine:
I were waiting for five round but izzy broke in second round??? amazing ......
B Franco
B Franco:
"Costa is dumb I'm smart" LOL
Carlos Meléndez
Carlos Meléndez:
Adesanya standing up for all the dorks, all comic book heads, computer geeks and gamers 😂😂😂😂
proAlvin YT
proAlvin YT:
Paulo got owned by a bluebelter.
okochaten
okochaten:
The smarter fighter always wins. Romero knew and almost KOd Izzy. Izzy adjusted and won a close fight.
Thankful heart !
Thankful heart !:
Congrats adesanya , I still can’t stand you tho
Jamal TZ Tanzania
Jamal TZ Tanzania:
Maaad izzziiii🔥🔥🔥🔥
Caleb McGuire
Caleb McGuire:
Izzy low key got moves y’all see that head spin?
Chris The Commentator
Chris The Commentator:
People really thought Costa had a shot lmao 😂
Bobo Baba
Bobo Baba:
That the power of akatsuki🤣🤣🤣ur my idol men acosta
Brandon Bambo
Brandon Bambo:
Greetings and Congratulations to my Nigerian Brother Isreal Adesanya from Southern Cameroon.
David King
David King:
Too all of you Costa fans, “TOO EASY!”
Sílvio Da Silva Ferreira
Sílvio Da Silva Ferreira:
Esse é veredadeirame um ""borrachinha ""fraco,sem pinta de campeão, sem atitudes de campeão, vai continuar ""borrachinha ""
watchinglosersagain
watchinglosersagain:
Did the announcer say, "Happy Birthday to you and yours"?
Zaldy Dumalaon
Zaldy Dumalaon:
😤hello octagon sport 2020
Advance merry cristmas &happy new year 2020 2021
And god bless to all poeples the worlds.z q Dumalaon.
Cyrus Julian
Cyrus Julian:
Thumbs down for spoiler alert in the title as I was searching for the full fight
Piyush Dwivedi
Piyush Dwivedi:
Adesanya's on juice!
Denise Mitchell
Denise Mitchell:
Yep exactly as I predicted
proAlvin YT
proAlvin YT:
RICKY GOT PIERCED BEHIND.
Slim
Slim:
Wow! I was wrong big time.
VICTOR FRAGA
VICTOR FRAGA:
Esse negao lembra muito o Anderson Silva
Orestes Benavides
Orestes Benavides:
Y ,😨
Sean Dean
Sean Dean:
RUNNING ALL THE WAY TO THE BANK 😂😂WHILE LOSTA RUNNING TO HIS MAMA 😢😢😂😂😂
AUBRE ASUNCION
AUBRE ASUNCION:
Congrats idol ADESANYA
Mark Chona
Mark Chona:
Loved the windmill
Captain Marvel
Captain Marvel:
Rashard is in the hall of fame. Wow!
Ndifon Emmanuel
Ndifon Emmanuel:
Congratulation Ade
Mr. Mars
Mr. Mars:
Bro this guy is a beast!!!!!