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'Mutual dislike': Adesanya seeks revenge at Madison Square Garden10 Nov 05:40 PM

Title challenger Alex Pereira has humbled the Kiwi UFC star in the past.

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Israel Adesanya reveals approaches from Hollywood ahead of UFC title defence09 Nov 11:39 PM

The UFC middleweight champion says he has turned down several film roles.

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Why Israel Adesanya's next fight is his biggest in years07 Nov 11:00 PM

An old rivalry resumes at Madison Square Garden this Sunday.

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'There's no point': Why Kiwi coach won't be in UFC champ's corner20 Oct 04:00 AM

Eugene Bareman has been in the corner for Alexander Volkanovski's last nine UFC bouts.

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The questions Dan Hooker wants to answer at UFC 28112 Oct 11:50 PM

Dan Hooker will be one of four Kiwi athletes competing at UFC 281 in November.

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Kiwi trio set to join Adesanya at UFC 28124 Aug 05:00 PM

Three more Kiwis have signed on to compete at UFC 281 in New York this November.

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'Comeback of the century': Champion rocked as brutal KO stuns UFC world21 Aug 08:21 PM

The defending champ looked set for his 16th win in a row. Then came a stunning KO.

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Adesanya books UFC title defence against familiar rival in MSG headliner05 Aug 10:42 PM

Israel Adesanya has received his next assignment.

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Kiwi UFC star falls to TKO loss in bid for UFC gold31 Jul 04:29 AM

Kai Kara-France's quest for UFC gold goes on after a TKO loss at UFC 277.

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Stop chasing, start believing: Kiwi star eyes UFC glory in title bout30 Jul 05:00 AM

Kai Kara-France will fight for the interim UFC flyweight title in Dallas on Sunday.

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Big read: The bullied Kiwi aiming for top of fighting world28 Jul 11:30 PM

From being bullied at school to the top of the fighting world, this is Kai's story.

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'Saved me from myself': Why Kiwi UFC star had to delay return to UFC 27728 Jul 07:00 AM

Blood Diamond and Orion Cosce have been scheduled to meet in the UFC octagon three times.

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'Accidents happen': Kiwi star's unique road to Comm Games24 Jul 12:20 AM

Michelle Montague's road to the Commonwealth Games has been a long, winding one.

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Adesanya calls for man who beat him twice in kickboxing next03 Jul 08:40 PM

All signs point to the UFC getting their dream match-up for Adesanya's next title defence

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Clinical Adesanya crushes Cannonier to defend title03 Jul 05:20 AM

Kiwi Israel Adesanya remains the king of the middleweights in the UFC.

'This is my Super Bowl': Adesanya welcomes the big stage02 Jul 04:00 AM

'I feel like this is one of those ones that will be memorable.'

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The key reason Adesanya is brimming with confidence ahead of title defence01 Jul 07:00 PM

'If I'm being silly and I get caught slipping, that's on me.'

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'Very hard test for him': Kiwi UFC star eager to show levels in return01 Jul 07:30 AM

After a seven-month wait, Brad Riddell returns to the octagon this weekend.

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'It got to me': Adesanya sounds off on critics after latest UFC milestone30 Jun 09:31 PM

Israel Adesanya is the first to join the UFC after the programme began to reach the mark.

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Chasing Silva: Israel Adesanya's quest for UFC greatness30 Jun 03:00 AM

Israel Adesanya is driven by one word: LEGACY.

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'I can't wait': UFC boss provides time frame for return Down Under29 Jun 08:00 PM

The UFC's last trip Down Under was to Auckland in early 2020.

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The moment UFC boss knew Adesanya would be a star29 Jun 04:40 AM

The UFC boss says Israel Adesanya is a promoter's dream come true.

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Statement made: Kiwi UFC star's wild 75sec KO win26 Jun 02:09 AM

Carlos Ulberg needed just 75 seconds to claim his second UFC win.

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Revealed: Israel Adesanya's $200k of 'art', generous gesture to teammates24 Jun 07:44 PM

Israel Adesanya's greatest purchase this month has nothing to do with jewellery.

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'Not Conor McGregor yet': Why Kiwi UFC fighter is happy to bide his time24 Jun 06:00 AM

'You will not see Tafon going two rounds with me in this octagon.'

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'They're going to kick themselves': Why Adesanya won't fight in NZ again22 Jun 05:36 PM

The UFC middleweight champion has doubled down on his comments from last year.

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'Might not be repeated again': UFC coach on the golden era of NZ combat sports10 Jun 07:00 AM

There's a lot to like in what is going on in New Zealand combat sports right now.

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Christopher Reive: A Kiwi history of UFC interim title bouts28 May 04:00 AM

What do Israel Adesanya, Robert Whittaker, Mark Hunt and Kai Kara-France have in common?

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How Kiwi UFC star earned July title shot25 May 04:30 AM

Kai Kara-France will fight for the interim UFC flyweight title at UFC 277 in July.

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Kiwi UFC fighter earns title fight22 May 05:00 AM

Kai Kara-France has earned his first shot at a UFC title.

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'The fight everyone's looking for': Kiwi duo confirm UFC return dates18 May 05:09 PM

New Zealand's UFC contingent is getting back in action in a big way.

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'I'll find that chin': UFC champ's blunt warning for challenger14 May 03:00 AM

Christopher Reive looks at the week that was, and the weekend ahead, in combat sports.

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Confirmed: Adesanya books next UFC title defence08 May 02:30 AM

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya will make his UFC return in July.

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