UFC 259: Israel Adesanya makes weight with ease ahead of title fight
March 06, 2021
Israel Adesanya knows how to work the room when moving up in weight. After all, he's been here before.
The UFC middleweight champion will challenge Jan Blachowicz for the Light Heavyweight gold on Sunday at UFC 259 in Las Vegas; the fight becoming official as both men weighed in at or below the 205lbs (93kg) limit.
For Adesanya, making weight was never going to be an issue given his natural weight class is 20lbs lighter. (CONTINUED...)