UFC superstar Israel Adesanya is intersted successful a vocation with WWE.
The existent reigning middleweight champion chatted with BT Sport astir his emotion of pro-wrestling pursuing this Saturday’s UFC 276 pay-per-view successful Las Vegas, wherever Adesanya successfully defended his rubric against Jared Cannonier successful the show’s headliner.
Adesanya had already made headlines successful the wrestling satellite that nighttime for paying homage to the Undertaker with his UFC 276 entrance, a determination that adjacent caught the oculus of the Deadman.
I asked @undertaker what helium thought of @stylebender’s walkout:
“I thought it was great! He’s not lone a large fighter, he’s an awesome entertainer arsenic well! Tyson Fury gets knocked down & sits up similar the UT and Adesanya uses my walkout! Pretty damn cool!”pic.twitter.com/a0tGCZ0DyK
The champ would aboriginal beryllium asked astir a imaginable vocation wrong the squared circle. He states that a leap to WWE “or thing on that line” would beryllium a batch of amusive for him due to the fact that of however entertaining helium finds the industry. His afloat connection tin beryllium work below.
“Definitely, that is thing I’ll effort my manus astatine aboriginal on, conscionable for fun. I’m not saying it’s going to beryllium a full-time job, but I’m decidedly going to leap successful the WWE oregon thing on that enactment conscionable for the amusement factor. Because I grew up jumping disconnected the couch, broke my arm, shooting stars, yeah.”
Conveniently Adesanya had immoderate peculiar guests for his UFC 276 triumph astatine T-Mobile Arena successful Las Vegas. WWE Chairman Vince McMahon, interim-CEO Stephanie McMahon, erstwhile 14-time satellite champion Triple H, and SmackDown commentator Pat McAfee each attended the combat soon aft the decision of Money In The Bank, which took spot down the thoroughfare astatine the MGM Grand. This was Vince McMahon’s archetypal ever UFC event.
WWE precocious conscionable signed Bellator prima Valerie Loureda, and person treated erstwhile MMA talents precise good successful their agelong history. (Ronda Rousey, Brock Lesnar).