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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99 comentarios:

Shaquille Johnson
Shaquille Johnson:
Hes break dancing in the blood of his enemies
HSO MxGinnis
HSO MxGinnis:
He broke the ufc cover curse
Wow he picked him apart. Adesanya is an incredible fighter. Congratulations.
Bungsong Suraj
Bungsong Suraj:
People who underestimated adesanya lol. Where are you guys?? ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ
He sure did dance through the fight like what critics say. Stylebender is the real deal.
Skinny Tv124
Skinny Tv124:
Nah where the people that said โ€œRunnersanya, costa is gonna kill himโ€ I know some of yโ€™all switched up๐Ÿ˜ญ๐Ÿ˜ญ๐Ÿ˜ญ
I love how 20% of costa fans are now stylebender fans in just 8 minutes lol
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.......๐Ÿ˜‰
fyst pump
fyst pump:
Style bender is to focus and believes in himself and his skills making him unstoppable
Jessie J Tolentino
Jessie J Tolentino:
give costa a white belt. ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚
costa's muscles didnt save him.
Chibuike Christopher
Chibuike Christopher:
Man Izzy trashed Costa's leg. We just lost a good leg last night ๐Ÿ˜”
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.
Huckleberry Fun
Huckleberry Fun:
"The Last Stylebender" maintaining order once again..๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿฟ
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
I am so proud of you my West African brother .
Crash IT
Crash IT:
"Fun Fact": In Switzerland it is illegal to own just one guinea pig.
William Michie
William Michie:
Many people were right Adesanya would run. He ran straight through Costa.
Tod Speer II
Tod Speer II:
Called it precision beats power.
Sekwati Kola
Sekwati Kola:
Costa all talk and no action, Reyes too and they got their butts whipped
Cities in Ruin
Cities in Ruin:
Youtube is getting real comfortable with these double 15 second no skip ads
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.
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.
ogunfowora olatunbosun
ogunfowora olatunbosun:
This supposedly was to have been Izzy biggest challenge and he indeed rosรฉ to the occasion. Brain prevailed over brawn.
And ya'll wondered why Romero didn't do this. "IF YOU DON'T KNOW, NOW YA KNOW!"
Gene Spight
Gene Spight:
And still champ. Congrats
louie donut
louie donut:
So how's the fight Costa? ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ
proAlvin YT
proAlvin YT:
Paulo got owned by a bluebelter.
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.
Vani Jay
Vani Jay:
*"Everyone has power; I have precision!"*
Markey Clopton
Markey Clopton:
He said Iโ€™m going to pick him apart and thatโ€™s what he did
Alpha Bro
Alpha Bro:
Pull up a break dancing move ๐Ÿ•บ๐Ÿฝ Windmill at the end to celebrate ๐ŸŽ‰ this is nothing but a champ to me ! ๐Ÿ˜…
Zach Hawk
Zach Hawk:
Last style bender๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿฝill see you soon boy
Jon Jeskie
Jon Jeskie:
I guess this is what happens when a good fighter... Meets a great fighter.
adesanya ๐Ÿ‘โœŠ๐Ÿ’ฃ
Tyrell Simpson
Tyrell Simpson:
Knew Izzy was gonna make it look easy
Time With Shine
Time With Shine:
I were waiting for five round but izzy broke in second round??? amazing ......
Daniel Richardson
Daniel Richardson:
Wow I knew adesanya was great, but costa didnt put up much. Disappointment is an underestimate
Jumai Carayol
Jumai Carayol:
Adesanya is simply stronger his bones are made of steel, that's all
frank senior
frank senior:
BOMBS ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ
Love this and be strong. You never know who you are inspiring
Julio Mendes
Julio Mendes:
The stylebender is legit he is on the matrice ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ‘
Terwase Gusha
Terwase Gusha:
Yes I just bought some crouchest for Costa. Wish you quick recovery.
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.
Chris Medina
Chris Medina:
Lololol To the people who said Paulo costa was going to win...yโ€™all owe me fken money
Jamal TZ Tanzania
Jamal TZ Tanzania:
Maaad izzziiii๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ
Mike Moody
Mike Moody:
Yesssssssss!!!!!! Adesanya ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿ’ช
Farzana Islam
Farzana Islam:
That white belt sure did something.. ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚
Congrats idol ADESANYA
Indy a Wich Official
Indy a Wich Official:
Absolute bomb! I love Ade, but was very very wary about Costa. God Bless Israel Adesanya. He did it !!!!!!!
Robert Taylor
Robert Taylor:
Now Izzy can finally fight Bones! Please make this possible.
Dione Issoufou
Dione Issoufou:
Adessanya the strong!
B Franco
B Franco:
"Costa is dumb I'm smart" LOL
Piyush Dwivedi
Piyush Dwivedi:
Adesanya's on juice!
Hakon *
Hakon *:
I knew costa would get clapped
I-10 Veteran
I-10 Veteran:
Izzy a dogg , its gonna take someone with a chin , power , & high submission ability โœŠ๐Ÿพ

Sidenote : Costa didn't deserve a shot anyway
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 tho๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚
Dude hit an emote lmaooo
Chris The Commentator
Chris The Commentator:
People really thought Costa had a shot lmao ๐Ÿ˜‚
Mark Chona
Mark Chona:
Loved the windmill
John O'Neill
John O'Neill:
a very exciting fight, so many skills on display
John Macana
John Macana:
Costa was so coky trying to tank adesanya's kicks
B Ride
B Ride:
I won 200$ this fight!!!! Yea man!!!! Wooohooo!!!
Ikaika Maleko
Ikaika Maleko:
I guess skinny can defeat muscle after all.๐Ÿ˜
Kevin Navas
Kevin Navas:
That mark on Reyesโ€™ ribs ๐Ÿ˜Ÿ
Brandon Blooming
Brandon Blooming:
Greetings and Congratulations to my Nigerian Brother Isreal Adesanya from Southern Cameroon.
Izzy low key got moves yโ€™all see that head spin?
*Hey ... to you reading* ... you are loved in this moment, just as you are, here's how we know:
"For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.โ€
Abadi Piano
Abadi Piano:
The important thing is that Costa knew his true location. Congratulations to the fighter Israel for the expected victory. Iam Happy about that๐Ÿฅณ๐Ÿฅณ๐ŸฅณโœŒโœŒโœŒโœŒโœŒ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘
Dupa Tera
Dupa Tera:
Mark Pattison
Mark Pattison:
It just goes to show how one style can take out another, where the fighter being beaten is probably more powerful, and no doubt a great athlete and fighter in his own right. I honestly did think that Costa was a worthy opponent for Israel, but Israelโ€™s style and strategy just broke him
soiung toiue
soiung toiue:
Called it precision beats power.
bcvbb hyui
bcvbb hyui:
Called it precision beats power.
Jobey 23
Jobey 23:
Made Costa looked like a damn noob
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
Lord Burlap
Lord Burlap:
Izzy showed the MMA world!
josh lukas
josh lukas:
I wanna see him fight Connor mcgregor
This is TMHโ€™s doing
Koollife Billionaire
Koollife Billionaire:
Adesanya Great Nigerian Yoruba Oduduwa Son...
Ndifon Emmanuel
Ndifon Emmanuel:
Congratulation Ade
Cee Bass
Cee Bass:
Been said it !!!!!!! Go Stylebender !!!!
Sean Dean
Sean Dean:
oorbash L
oorbash L:
Really happy for jan
David King
David King:
Too all of you Costa fans, โ€œTOO EASY!โ€
Tony Tapat
Tony Tapat:
I fear for jones' life
Wellington Junior
Wellington Junior:
Israel adesanya correu o tempo todo com medo d mao pesado do romero
David Perry
David Perry:
I called that 2nd round ko on Facebook ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ Iโ€™m no expert but I seen it coming already
Angela Pleasant
Angela Pleasant:
Izzy we beat up bullies!!!
Mr. Mars
Mr. Mars:
Bro this guy is a beast!!!!!
mike Bless
mike Bless:
God ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™ is great super boxcar
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Dennis Poe
Dennis Poe:
Well at least jan won
Public Health
Public Health:
The Stylebender is the real deal!
Antonia Harriman
Antonia Harriman:
Osiris Osiris
Osiris Osiris:
POLSKA! Jan deserves this! Also happy as a Polak to see Izzy win! What a great night for humble Kings!!!