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Israel Adesanya


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Full NameIsrael Adesanya
First NameIsrael
Last NameAdesanya
ProfessionMixed martial artist
Birth CityLagos
Birth CountryNigeria
Father NameFemi Adesanya
Father ProfessionAccountant
Mother NameTaiwo Adesanya
Mother ProfessionNurse
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
SibilingsDeborah Adesanya, Samuel Adesanya, David Adesanya, and Bolu Adesanya
Height193 cm
Weight84 kg
Insta Profile
Date of BirthJuly 22,1989
Age34 years

Israel Adesanya is a professional mixed martial artist who is currently signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)

He is recognized as one of the best strikers of mixed martial arts and as the winner of the UFC Middleweight Championship 19 times with losing any match.

No sign of getting married 

Israel is currently single and has not revealed anything about his marriage plan. 

Since there is no sign of him getting married, it can be guessed that he is busy right now fighting and uplifting his career.  

He has been successful in getting the recognition of one of the best people in sports history at his young age. 

After joining UFC in 2017, he first fought with Rob Wilkinson and won in the second round. 

He is even in number four position in UFC men’s pound-for-pound rankings. Recently, in March 2020, he won against Yoel Romero

Thus, the rising martial arts star, Israel’s time for getting married, has not come yet.

Parents are the descendants of Yoruba tribes

Israel is the resident of New Zealand and is currently residing in Auckland

But his parents are originally from Nigeria and are the descendants of the Yoruba tribes of Nigeria

His father, Femi Adesanya, is the accountant by profession, and his mother, Taiwo Adesanya, is the nurse. Israel moved to New Zealand with his parents in 2011

He is blessed with four siblings from his parents, Deborah, Samuel, David, and Bolu.

Israel Adesanya, with his parents and siblings.
Israel Adesanya, with his parents and siblings. Source:

Right now does not have a wife 

As Israel is not married yet, he does not have a wife right now. In his leisure time, he is seen spending time with his friends and family, especially with his nephew and niece. 

Apart from this, he loves dancing and has been doing it long before he becomes an athlete. 

He often does it to release stress and sometimes shares his dancing moves in his social media profiles. Apart from this, he also loves making memes. 

On his Instagram, he has mentioned that there is nothing more beautiful in this world than love, which is not just romantic but can be for anything like making memes.

Dating with young white girls

Israel has not yet confirmed about dating anyone till now. But he is seen sharing the video and photo of him with some young ladies in his social media profiles. 

He has even shared a video in his Twitter account, where he was seen dating with some underage young white girl, who were singing and having fun on back of his car. 

To watch the video, you can go through the following link.

Maintain a low profile about affairs

Although Israel remains connect with the public through his social media, he has maintained a low profile regarding his personal life, including his past and present affairs. 

His social media posts are full of his professional photos, and in some, he is seen hanging out with his friends. But he is entirely tight-lipped about his love life. 

Israel Adesanya with his friends.
Israel Adesanya with his friends. Source: Instagram

Rumor girlfriend

Israel has not talked and conformed about his relationships and girlfriends. 

However, has shared a video of him with one girl, with whom he was seen in a bathtub, claiming that she is the girlfriend of Israel

Nevertheless, there are no talk and information from other sources to confirm that she is the girlfriend of Israel.

Israel Adesanya with his rumor girlfriend.
Israel Adesanya with his rumor girlfriend. Source:

Net Worth

YearNet worth
Before 2019$750K
2019-2020$(1-2) Million

Israel has a good time in his career and is even compared with the excellent fighters like Anderson Silva and Jon Jones

He is considered as the fastest rising star in the fight business. 

For his outstanding performance, he is endowed with several awards, including Cruiserweight and Heavyweight Championship of the Ring and winner of Middleweight Contender, etc. 

As his career and popularity is skyrocketing, likely, his net worth will also incline in the coming days. 


  1. His age is 31 in 2020.

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Updated On Sat Feb 20 2021 Published On Sun Sep 20 2020 By shaumya

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