Kiwi UFC prospect Israel Adesanya will make his introduction with the organization at UFC 221 in Perth on February 10.
On Friday, it was reported Adesanya would influence his presentation in the octagon against Australian To loot Wilkinson in a middleweight conflict in the wake of starting his blended hand to hand fighting vocation with 11 straight wins. Each of the 11 have stopped by method for thump out.
An effective striker, Adesanya likewise holds a 65-5-2 record in kickboxing.
Wilkinson marked with the UFC in the wake of guaranteeing a 11-0 record of his own, yet lost in his UFC make a big appearance by second-round knockout.
The occasion was set to be featured by New Zealand-conceived Australian and middleweight champion Robert Whittaker who will confront previous UFC title holder Luke Rockhold.
As of now in Las Vegas to help City Kickboxing partner Dan Hooker get ready for his session against Marc Diakiese at UFC 219 on Sunday (NZ time), Adesanya joins Hooker, Mark Hunt, Luke Jumeau and Shane Young as the Kiwis on the UFC’s books.