Facts of Israel Mobolaji Adesanya
|Full Name:||Israel Mobolaji Adesanya|
|Age:||29 years 9 months|
|Birth Date:||July 22, 1989|
|Birth Place:||Lagos, Nigeria|
|Profession:||Mixed martial artist, Kickboxer|
|Education:||Rotorua Boys' High School|
|Height / How tall? :||6 feet 4 inches (1.93m)|
|Net Worth:||$558 thousand|
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The Nigerian born professional kickboxer Israel Mobolaji Adesanya is famous for being the number 6 in official UFC middleweight rankings. Also, he is former Glory middleweight contender winner and King in the Ring two-time cruiserweight and heavyweight champion.
- 1 Israel Adesanya Age, Parents, Siblings, and Childhood(Wiki)
- 2 Israel Adesanya Education, School/College, and University
- 3 Israel Adesanya Career and Professional Life(Next Fight)
- 4 Israel Adesanya Awards and Nominations
- 5 Israel Adesanya Salary, Income, and Net Worth
- 6 Israel Adesanya Affairs and Relationship Status(single)
- 7 Body Measurements: Height, Weight, and Body Measurements
- 8 Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube
Israel Adesanya Age, Parents, Siblings, and Childhood(Wiki)
Israel Mobolaji Adesanya was born on 22nd July 1989 and is now the age of 29. He was born in Lagos, Nigeria. His nickname is The Last Stylebender and belongs to New Zealander nationality. However, there is no information about his parents and siblings. When he was in his young age he took training of taekwondo but broke his arm due to which his mother removed him from the training.
Israel Adesanya Education, School/College, and University
Talking about his education, Israel Adesanya moved to Rotorua, New Zealand and attended Rotorua Boys High School. Also, he started training in kickboxing at the age of 18.
Israel Adesanya Career and Professional Life(Next Fight)
Israel Adesanya first started his career and made his performance debut in 2012. He fought in Hong Kong, Australia, and China over the next five-and-a-half years. Similarly, he amassed a record of 11-0 with all wins coming via KO/TKO prior to being signed by the UFC.In the year 2017, In December 2017, it was announced that Adesanya had signed with the UFC. Moreover, he made his debut against Rob Wilkinson on February 11, 2018, at UFC 221. And, he won the fight via TKO in the second round and earned Performance of the Night bonus.
Likewise, his second match was against Marvin Vettori at UFC held on 14th April 2018 and he won the fight with a split decision. Again, he won another performance of the Night award on 6th July 2018, during the Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale where he faced Brad Tavares. As he won that fight via unanimous decision. His recent match was on April 13, 2019, against Gastelum.
Israel Adesanya Awards and Nominations
The famous fighter, Israel Adesanya has won many awards. He won the Performance of the Night on 6th July 2018 against Brad Tavares and Fight of the Night award on February 10, 2019, at UFC 234. Similarly, he has won the 2018 Newcomer of the Year, 2018 Breakthrough Fighter of the Year, 2018 Rising Star of the Year and many more.
Israel Adesanya Salary, Income, and Net Worth
The popular name in UFC at present, Israel Adesanya is expected to be one of the greatest fighters in the near future. Talking about his earnings, he has so far made the UFC career earnings of about $558000. The estimated net worth of Israel in the year 2019 is $500000. Likewise, he earned the career-high match earning of$172,000 at UFC 230 that included $59,000to show, $59,000 win bonus, $50,000 performance of the Night bonus,$4,000 fight week incentive pay.
Similarly, he got the award as $112,000 including $56,000 to show and $56,000 win bonus at TUF 27.
Israel Adesanya Affairs and Relationship Status(single)
Being a professional fighter and having such a good physique, he has not revealed about his relationship. When it comes to personal life, he likes to keep everything private. Due to which there is no information about him being in a relationship or getting married. So as of now, he is single and there is no information about his past relationship. He may be focusing on his career more than love life.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, and Body Measurements
Now talking about the body measurements of Israel Adesanya, he has the height of 6 feet 4 inches and weighs around 84 kg. Similarly, he has developed ripped muscles as well as maintained his body weight. Likewise, he has a reach of 80 inches and a leg reach of 44 inches. His hair and eye color are black.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube
Israel Adesanya is active on social media as he has official Facebook, Instagram and Twitter account. His Facebook account has 102k followers, the Instagram account has 972k followers whereas Twitter account has 129k followers. However, he doesn’t have a YouTube account.