By: Alok Nayak
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Many UFC fans believe Alex Pereira will beat Israel Adesanya at UFC 281 and become the new UFC middleweight champion.
Alex Pereira has two wins over Israel Adesanya in kickboxing including one vicious knockout win in the rematch.
However, Jan Blachowicz, who is the only fighter to beat Israel Adesanya in MMA, picks Izzy to win at UFC 281.
Jan Blachowicz is a decorated kickboxer himself. And Jan certainly has a solid explanation for picking Adesanya to win.
"But I think Israel gonna win this fight. And I am still gonna be the one who beat him. I think decision for him."- Jan Blachowicz said in a recent interview
Despite Pereira's two wins over Adesanya in kickboxing, Jan Blachowicz believes Adesanya will be a tricky opponent for the Brazilian.
"K1 is not MMA. He is just tricky to face. He is gonna win by points", Jan Blachowicz's prediction does not sound too crazy.
Israel Adesanya has a lot of experience in MMA and Alex Pereira has 3 fights in UFC and only one fight against a top 10 contender.
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