Adesanya defends UFC title by defeating Vettori


New Zealand fighter wins via unanimous decision

31 year old New Zealand MMA fighter Israel Adesanya (21-0), UFC middleweight champion, defeated 27-year-old Italian Marvina Vettori (17-5-1) in the main event of UFC 263, defending his title.

The fight lasted all five rounds. As a result, all the judges gave the victory to Adesanya with the same score (50-45).

This is the second fight between the fighters. In April 2018, Adesanya defeated Vettori via split decision.