Israel Adesanya rates his performance at UFC 271

Israel Adesanya rated his own performance against Whittaker following UFC 271

Israel Adesanya emerged victorious via unanimous decision to retain the middleweight gold at UFC 271.

The bout marked Adesanya's fourth title defense.

Adesanya rated his own performance during the post-fight press-conference.

Adesanya was not impressed with his performance at UFC 271, and rated himselff a 7/10.

"Seven out of 10. Not bad. Good night in the office. Good chess match." Adesanya said.

Israel Adesanya earned a knockdown in the first round.

However, Whittaker regained his composure and put up a masterclass against an elite striker like Adesanya.

Five rounds of action concluded with Adesanya getting his hands raised.

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