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Middleweight UFC champion, Isreal Adesanya, earned $690,000 after his title defence against Brazilian, Paulo Costa, in UFC 253 at the Flash Forum, Abu Dhabi on Sunday.

UFC: Lagos-born Israel Adesanya pockets $690,000 from Paulo Costa win

Middleweight UFC champion, Isreal Adesanya, earned $690,000 after his title defence against Brazilian, Paulo Costa, in UFC 253 at the Flash Forum, Abu Dhabi on Sunday.
Minister of Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare, Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa and other Nigerians have congratulated Nigerian-born UFC middleweight champion, Isreal Adesanya, after retaining his title with a second round knockout of Paulo Costa in Abu Dhabi.

Sports minister, NIDCOM chief, others hail Israel Adesanya after successful UFC title defence

Minister of Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare, Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa and other Nigerians have congratulated Nigerian-born UFC middleweight champion, Isreal Adesanya, after retaining his title with a second round knockout of Paulo Costa in Abu Dhabi.
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UFC champion Israel Adesanya to face Brazilian undefeated star Paulo Costa

Israel Adesanya will defend his UFC middleweight title against unbeaten Brazilian star Paulo Costa.
Mike Tyson has revealed the heartwrenching reason why he no longer works out.

Mike Tyson snubs Anthony Joshua from list of top five favourite modern day boxers

Mike Tyson has picked his five favourite modern day boxers but omitted WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, and IBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua from the list.

Tokyo 2020 Olympic boxing qualifiers to begin with African event in Senegal

A total of 33 places in the boxing tournament at Tokyo 2020 will be up for grabs at the African Olympic qualifier beginning in Dakar tomorrow.

Boxer collapses, dies during training session

Uganda’s professional boxer, Mustafa Katende, collapsed and died during a training session in the capital Kampala.

Enugu three-day boxing tournament gets new date

The boxing tournament organised by the Enugu State Boxing Association (ESBA) and earlier billed for Nov. 23 to Nov. 25 will now hold from Dec. 8 to Dec. 10.

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