Israel Adesanya UFC 236 Octagon Interview: ‘I’m the champion’

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Check out what Israel Adesanya had to say seconds after winning interim gold against Kelvin Gastelum at UFC 236 on Saturday. The epic war earned a bonus and immediately became a candidate for Fight of the Year.

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Adesanya has quickly risen through the ranks to become a UFC champion. After defeating Gastelum on Saturday, he’ll next step into the Octagon with middleweight champion Robert Whittaker to unify the belts.