Twitter reacts to Israel Adesanya's epic interim title win over Kelvin Gastelum at UFC 236

Just 14 months after making his UFC debut, Israel Adesanya is a champion in the promotion. He defeated Kelvin Gastelum to claim the interim middleweight belt on Saturday in the UFC 236 co-headliner.

Adesanya (17-0 MMA, 6-0 UFC) became the 10th fighter in UFC history to win a title with an undefeated record when he beat Gastelum (15-4 MMA, 10-4 UFC) by unanimous decision (https://mmajunkie.com/2019/04/ufc-236-results-israel-adesanya-tops-kelvin-gastelum-in-thrilling-classic-to-claim-interim-title) in the co-main event matchup, which took place at State Farm Arena in Atlanta. With the win, “Stylebender” is headed to a unification matchup with Robert Whittaker.

Check below for the top Twitter reactions to Adesanya’s interim title victory over Gastelum at UFC 236.

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Source: USA Today – MMA Junkie

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