Paulo Costa (13–0) will face Israel Adesanya (19–0) for the World Middleweight Championship in UFC 253, on September 19. This is going to be one of the most exciting fights in 2020, although it may also be in the last few years in the Octagon. For various reasons, ranging from both fighters being undefeated to their enormous talents and abilities, to all the rivalry they have generated for months.
In addition to all this, they will have a world title in dispute. Much remains to be said before the two of them enter the cage. Now, you could see in these hours how Coast He throws terrible kicks and punches during a workout that he himself has posted on his YouTube channel. The monarch has not yet posted any similar video, but he did make some samples on Instagram, viralizing that he has changed his look. As Paulo throws punches, Adesanya she dyes her hair blonde.
The truth is, obviously, “The Last Stylebender” is also training with everything facing this huge fight. Because it is not only about the World Championship, undefeated, even money, but also supporting everything that both have said. Whoever loses is going to be pretty bad off, although he will remain one of the strongest names in the 185-pound division. Although they are two of the best of recent times, only one of the two will win.
On the other hand, the Brazilian fighter also made another publication in which he can be seen recording UFC Countdown. As all the followers of this company will know, this is the series that launches the same to review how the protagonists of an event come to their respective confrontations. Without a doubt, the one of these two mixed martial arts beasts will be really interesting. With a clash of styles and powerful physiques, the expectation is enormous.
Nowadays, Paul “Borrachinha” Coast He has a record of 13 wins (11 by KO, 1 by submission and 1 by Decision) and has beaten rivals such as Yoel Romero, Uriah Hall and Johny Hendricks. But, although many do not believe it, the Brazilian has lost in the octagon of UFC. To detail the story we go back to 2014, when the reality show “The Ultimate Fighter Brasil 3” was made. On that occasion, Costa, from Wanderlei Silva’s team, faced Márcio Alexandre Jr., nicknamed “Lyoto”, for the 1/4 of the tournament.