Must-See Vid: Watch Israel Adesanya & City Kickboxing React to Team’s Wins, Live, at UFC 243
UFC 243 was a big night for the City Kickboxing, and recently a video was shared out that documents the team's live reactions to their victories that night. One of which, you might remember, included Israel Adesanya taking out Robert Whittaker.
UFC 243 went down in Melbourne, Australian on October 6th, and the card featured several key wins for City Kickboxing. The biggest went to Israel Adesanya, who took out Robert Whittaker to unify the middleweight titles. Well, a new video has been shared out which shows the team reacting live to those victories, backstage at Marvel Stadium.
Watch the City Kickboxing reacting to their big wins
In the last couple of years, the world has gotten wise to the fact that City Kickboxing in Auckland, New Zealand, is producing galaxy class fighters. Case in point, in addition to Adesanya’s awe-inspiring, championship run in the UFC, Dan Hooker has established himself as one of the best lightweights on the UFC roster. The team is also home to the rising and noted kickboxer, Brad Riddell.
All three of those men recorded wins at UFC 243, and you can watch their teammates react to the victories below.
Adesanya will be back in action right around the corner, as he’s set to fight Yoel Romero on March 7th at UFC 248. Here is the complete line-up for the card, which will be hosted by the T-Mobile Arena (quote via MMA Mania):
185 lbs.: UFC Middleweight Champion Yoel Romero vs. Israel Adesanya
115 lbs.: UFC Strawweight Champion Weili Zhang vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk
135 lbs.: Danaa Batgerel vs. Guido Cannetti
115 lbs.: Polyana Viana vs. Emily Whitmire
170 lbs.: Li Jingliang vs. Neil Magny
155 lbs.: Beneil Dariush vs. Drakkar Klose
135 lbs.: Sean O’Malley vs. Jose Quinonez
170 lbs.: Max Griffin vs. Alex Oliveira
185 lbs.: Saparbek Safarov vs. Rodolfo Vieira
155 lbs.: Austin Hubbard vs. Mark Madsen
*Fight card, bout order and the amount of matches subject to change.