Rookie fighter defeats Adesanya in surprise fight
Posted : 10 September 2023
Sean Strickland secured victory over Israel Adesanya to claim the middleweight championship.
The fight unfolded over five intense rounds, with Strickland dominating and securing a crucial first-round knockdown.
The judges unanimously scored the bout in Strickland's favor.
This marks Adesanya's second loss of a UFC world title, as Strickland emerges as the new middleweight champion.