By: Alok Nayak

Drake Loses $2 Million After UFC 281: Adesanya vs Pereira

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Israel Adesanya suffered a crushing defeat to Alex Pereira in the main event of UFC 281, losing his UFC middleweight title.

Going into the fight many fans believed that Alex Pereira's power and striking will make him the winner at Madison Square Garden.

However, one of the best rappers in the world, Drake did not see that coming as he put a huge bet on Israel Adesanya to win the fight.

Drake risked his $2 million on the Israel Adesanya vs Alex Pereira title fight and he was confident that Izzy would be victorious.

Well, Israel Adesanya was very close to win a comfortable decision until Pereira secured a 5th round TKO win.

Well, Drake might not be that affected after his $2 million loss as he has a net worth of $260 million.

Besides that, this is not the first time Drake has lost big money on UFC fights. Not so long ago, Drake lost $1 million for picking Jose Aldo to win against Merab.

The MMA community even calls Drake picking a fighter a curse as many fighters tend to lose after Drake picks them.

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