Israel Adesanya Doesn’t Expect To Rematch Paulo Costa Ever

Israel Adesanya vs. Paulo Costa

Israel Adesanya doesn’t expect to fight Paulo Costa again after their first fight. 

He scored a TKO win over Costa to successfully retain the middleweight title at the UFC 253 pay-per-view event in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi at Fight Island. It was a dominating performance. 

In the second round, Izzy rocked him with a combo before dropping him with a counter strike and then finished him on the ground with strikes.

Israel Adesanya Doesn’t Expect To Rematch Paulo Costa Ever

For Adesanya, he doesn’t expect to fight Costa ever again.

“I don’t think I ever see him again, to be honest,” Adesanya told MMA Fighting. “I think this is going to be like Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo. He has to let it go.”