NewsArena
Newsarena.ng is an online news media established to disseminate up-to-date and unbiased reportage of issues of public concern, with high level of professionalism, based on truth.

Sports Minister Hails UFC Boxing Middleweight Champion, Israel Adesanya

Minister for Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare has praised the Nigerian born Middleweight, Israel Adesanya for being a worthy youth ambassador for Nigeria.

Sunday Dare in a statement said the country is proud of the achievements of Israel Adesanya.

Also Read:  Nigeria-Guinea Bissau: Super Eagles Reach Milestone Appearance In AFCON History

He said Adesanya and another UFC champion Kamaru Usman have continued to represent the country well anytime they engage in a competition.

The minister congratulated the Nigerian born UFC champion on yet another successful title defence.

He added that: “We are proud of Adesanya and Usman and we will continue to celebrate them because they always identify with Nigeria, they always proudly carry our flag everywhere they go. They are our global icons. We believe they have many more successes ahead of them,” Dare concluded.

Also Read:  Super Falcons Suffer Defeat in AWCON Opener

Adesanya, on Sunday in Las Vegas, United States of America, defeated Jared Cannonier to retain his UFC Middleweight championship



...To get more news updates, Join our WhatsApp Group (Click Here) and Telegram Group(Click Here)
Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.