Teammates turned rivals Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal finally got to take out their aggression in the main event of UFC 272. In the long-awaited welterweight headliner, Covington defeated his former teammate Masvidal by unanimous decision in the apex moment of their feud at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
As expected lots of fighters, celebrities and fans around the world were tuned in for this epic grudge bout. Two such individuals who were excited for the fight were Israel Adesanya and his brother David Adesanya. Both the Adesanya brothers were hyped up for the bout.
This time on Adesanya’s ‘FREESTYLEBENDER’ channel, instead of Israel Adesanya we got to see more footage of his younger brother David Adesanya. David was seen attending the UFC 272 event in Las Vegas, whilst Israel was watching the event from the comfort of his home.
After the conclusion of the UFC 272 event, David Adesanya along with some friends were seen attending an after party. Coincidentally, David Adesanya ran into Colby Covington at the after party. David was seen hugging Covington and congratulating the latter for his win.
Israel Adesanya reacts to UFC 272 main event Colby Covington vs Jorge Masvidal
The current UFC Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya was one of many who was excited for the epic grudge bout between Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal. Prior to the fight ‘The Last Stylebender’ had mentioned that he expected Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal to bring in ‘madness’.
Israel Adesanya had predicted Jorge Masvidal to emerge victorious against Colby Covington. The UFC middleweight champion looked frustrated as Jorge Masvidal failed to defend repeated takedowns from Colby Covington.
He also found it essential that ‘Gamebred’ take the center of the octagon at the very beginning of each round. In the end Israel Adesanya flailed his hands in despair as the fight ended with ended up Jorge Masvidal losing.