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Adesanya the Stylebender now UFC Middleweight King (Videos)

Israel Adesanya, a Nigerian born  New Zealander has knocked out Robert Whittaker in round two to become the undisputed middleweight champion at the Marvel Stadium in Melbourne, Australia.

The 30 year old mixed martial artist who is unbeaten in the sport stretched his unbeaten run to 18 bouts with 14 knockouts and 4 by referees decisions.

Though Adesanya was the underdog coming into the fight, he made good his way knocking down Whittaker and his excited parents stole the show with their emotional support after the Stylebender was declared winner.

The ‘Stylebender’, as Adesanya is referred to, signed with the UFC in December 2017 and got his career off in the ring with a second round TKO win over Rob Wilkinson on February 11, 2018.

The fight had a new UFC attendance record of 57,127 and grossed gate fees of AU$8,088,661 (US$5,478,345).

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French Doctor Commits Suicide After Contracting COVID-19

French Doctor, Bernard Gonzalez has committed suicide after contracting the deadly virus COVID-19.

Gonzalez was appointed on April 5, 2020 as the club doctor of Stade de Reims.

The club in a statement stated:

It is with immense sadness that we report the death of Stade de Reims doctor Bernard Gonzalez at the age of 60, who committed suicide after contracting COVID-19, according to Le Parisien.

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Player Wakes from Coma After 2 Years

After 2 years, 8 months and 19 days, Abdelhak Nouri has woken from a coma.

The confirmed that the former-Ajax midfielder has regained consciousness as he can now eat and sit in a wheelchair.

His brother told the Dutch press: “He is no longer in a coma. He’s awake. He sneezes, he eats and gives us signals with his eyebrows. But he doesn’t get out of bed. He is very dependent on us.”

The 22 year old midfielder collapsed in a match vs Werder Bremen on July 8th 2017.

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