Israel Adesanya

1989 - Today

Photo of Israel Adesanya

Icon of person Israel Adesanya

Israel Mobolaji Temitayo Odunayo Oluwafemi Owolabi Adesanya (born 22 July 1989) is a Nigerian-born New Zealand-based professional mixed martial artist, and former kickboxer and boxer. As a mixed martial artist, he is currently signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), where he is the reigning UFC Middleweight Champion. In kickboxing, he is a former Glory Middleweight Championship title challenger. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Israel Adesanya has received more than 9,399,295 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Israel Adesanya is the 68th most popular martial arts, the 71st most popular biography from Nigeria and the most popular Nigerian Martial Arts.

Memorability Metrics

  • 9.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 51.03

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.77

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

In the news

Engage and Israel Adesanya Deliver "Stylez" Lifestyle Range
Ahead of his UFC 263 bout against Marvin Vettori, Israel Adesanya has teamed up with Engage on a new lifestyle range.The "Stylez by Engage & Israel Adesanya" release draws from names, references and quotes tied to the Undisputed UFC Middleweight Champion. For…
Israel Adesanya Dismantles Marvin Vettori To Retain Championship at UFC 263
Taking over the Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona with a full crowd, Israel Adesanya dismantled Marvin Vettori to retain his Middleweight Championship at UFC 263.Clashing in a rematch for his third title defence, "The Last Stylebender" showed his dominanc…
Bleacher Report
TGIFighting: Israel Adesanya on Wolf Tickets, Netflix and Marvin Vettori's Take
Welcome back to TGIFighting, where we preview the weekend's combat sports action and make humorous observations about the relevant news of the day. Ready? Let's go...
Bleacher Report
Israel Adesanya Defeats Marvin Vettori, Retains Middleweight Title at UFC 263
UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya defeated title challenger Marvin Vettori via unanimous decision Saturday at UFC 263 in Glendale, Arizona's Gila River Arena. Adesanya won the fight 50-45 on all three judges' scorecards...

Page views of Israel Adesanyas by language


Among martial arts, Israel Adesanya ranks 68 out of 117Before him are Michael Bisping, Amanda Nunes, Jorge Masvidal, Nate Diaz, Holly Holm, and Nick Diaz. After him are Junior dos Santos, Frank Mir, Matt Serra, Demetrious Johnson, Joanna Jędrzejczyk, and Maurício Rua.

Most Popular Martial Arts in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1989, Israel Adesanya ranks 210Before him are Sunny, Penny Pax, Sabine Lisicki, Vlad Chiricheș, Koo Ja-cheol, and Fedez. After him are Andrea Poli, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, Jonathas de Jesus, Yoon Doo-joon, Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, and Elia Viviani.

Others Born in 1989

Go to all Rankings

In Nigeria

Among people born in Nigeria, Israel Adesanya ranks 71 out of 200Before him are Kalu Uche (1982), Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (1954), Emmanuel Emenike (1987), Wilfred Agbonavbare (1966), Momodu Mutairu (1976), and Joseph Yobo (1980). After him are John Utaka (1982), Garba Lawal (1974), Victor Obinna (1987), Peter Utaka (1984), Hauwa Ibrahim (1968), and Julius Aghahowa (1982).

Among MARTIAL ARTS In Nigeria

Among martial arts born in Nigeria, Israel Adesanya ranks 1

Twitter Activity