Israel Adesanya Has Been Warned by Joe Rogan Before UFC 281

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UFC 281 features an exciting middleweight title fight between the UFC champion, Israel Adesanya and Alex Pereira.

UFC middleweights, Israel Adesanya and Alex Pereira are familiar with each other from their first two kick boxing fights.

Former Glory champion, Alex Pereira has two wins over Israel Adesanya including a brutal knock out win in their kickboxing rematch.

Fans believe Alex Pereira is the one to beat Israel Adesanya in the middleweight division because of his striking prowess.

Well, UFC commentator Joe Rogan is also high on Alex Pereira's run in UFC so far. Rogan called a terrifying dude to fight in the octagon.

“That dude is different. He’s scary, that dude has nuclear power. He’s got crazy power. 205(in kickboxing) he was knocking people dead. That dude is terrifying.”- Joe Rogan stated

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Joe Rogan also stated that he has been following Alex Pereira since he was competing in Glory and knocking opponents out inside the kickboxing ring.

Israel Adesanya is aware the threat Alex Pereira brings to the table. However, he is more experienced in MMA than Pereira which would certainly come into play at UFC 281.

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