After the fight, Silva was heard saying to Adesanya: "I pass the baton onto you". "Well, this is it for me".
While Adesanya was able to control the range and the distance with his size and reach advantage, Silva refused to back down even after he was tagged with a couple of stinging punches during the first few exchanges. When it ended, both moved to the center of the ring and went to their knees and bowed their heads in a show of respect.
Late in the first round, Adesanya turned the tables on Silva by showcasing a flashy array of strikes and then putting one hand behind his back and inviting the former champion to come after him like he was Neo in "The Matrix".
Combined with fellow Kiwis Dan Hooker and Luke Jumeau, New Zealand's UFC fighters posted a 12-1 record over the past 12 months, catching the eye of their boss. "You only develop these methods through years of hard-fought experience. Big respect always. It would be an honor". Conor McGregor who was watching from afar was impelled to pay his regards to Silva, whilst requesting a "passing of the guard" moment all their own.
After the fight, the 43-year-old Silva said that he hopes to continue his fighting career and is looking to be on the UFC 237 card, which will reportedly take place on May 11 at a 45,000 capacity stadium in his hometown of Curitiba, Brazil. Adesanya had the faster hands and was consistently getting home, though he wasn't punching in combination.
The crowd began chanting Silva's name as the third round began, but it wasn't enough to get him over the line.
UFC has offered full refunds due to the cancellation of the bout.
In a later statement, UFC said Whittaker had undergone emergency surgery due to a "severe abdominal injury". "After several hours of observation he was admitted to the hospital at 3 a.m. Rob is just out of dual surgery for a twisted and collapsed bowel in addition an internal hernia of the intestine and will be recovering in the hospital for several days".
Jackson raised the issue last week after she warned Stone not to treat his criminal case like a "book tour". Roger Stone's attorneys says that his comments don't merit a "clear and present danger to a fair trial".
La pop star vient de dévoiler un tout nouveau clip, à l'occasion de la sortie de son dernier opus " Thank u, next ". Après le succès de sa chanson du même nom elle livre un album sur son passé et ses relations amoureuses.
Several people in the room wept as the judge read a second-by-second account of the shooter's actions on the night of the crime. On the other hand, the judge said, Bissonnette had no previous criminal record, he pleaded guilty and he expressed remorse.
She also found herself the target of Bieber's fans, and many people on social media were also not optimistic about their marriage. He added: "I've been successful since I was 13, so I didn't really have a chance to find who I was apart from what I did".
The Indians said Lindor was evaluated Wednesday at the Cleveland Clinic , where a doctor confirmed a moderate calf strain. Even if it's for a week or two, the Tribe can't afford to have Lindor out of their lineup this season.
Schrock argued that the proposal to liquidate would not raise more money than a sale, as claimed by the creditors. James Bromley, ESL's attorney, said the disagreement can be settled in future negotiations after the deal closes.
The Spurrier known for his fun-and-gun offense dialed it up immediately, calling a deep post throw on the first play of the game. San Diego quarterback Mike Bercovici was absolutely under pressure for the entirety of the first half, being sacked five times.
The recalls forced Takata Corp.to seek bankruptcy protection and sell most of its assets to pay for the fixes. Daimler's van division, Tesla , and Ferrari recalled 159,689, 68,763, and 11,176 cars, respectively.
Un tag antisémite suscite l'indignation — Paris
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EU slashes eurozone growth forecast as Germany cools
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Goat Gets $100M Investment From Foot Locker
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