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UFC 253: Adesanya v Costa



UFC 253: Adesanya v Costa


Watch UFC 253 LIVE on Sky: UFC 253, LIVE on Sky. UFC 253 will feature two blockbuster championship bouts. For the first time in UFC history, two undefeated fighters will battle for the middleweight championship when 19-0 striking sensation Israel Adesanya defends against 13-0 powerhouse Paulo Costa. Also, a new light heavyweight champion will be crowned when KO artist Dominick Reyes takes on dangerous finisher Jan Blachowicz.

Israel “The Last Stylebender” Adesanya looks to continue his meteoric rise to superstardom, while Costa aims to derail the hype train and secure his first UFC championship. The stage is set for the biggest middleweight bout of the year, where only one man can remain unbeaten.

UFC 253 is set to be staked with New Zealand’s finest as the middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya is joined by three of his teammates from the celebrated City Kickboxing gym in Auckland.

Kai Kara-France, Brad Riddell and Shane Young will also be heading into the Octagon on Sunday, September 27. Auckland’s elite will be fighting alongside Australian welterweight, Jake Mathews on the September event, with France joining Adesanya on the main card. Watch UFC 253 Adesanya v Costa LIVE on Sky Arena or stream online on Sky Sport Now.

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