Ahead of his next protection of his Greatest Combating Championship (UFC) title, Israel Adesanya has created a little bit much more history. “The Past Stylebender” lately turned the very first blended martial arts (MMA) fighter at any time to ink a offer with entire world-renowned sporting activities clothing manufacturer Puma.
Israel Adesanya has signed a multi-calendar year offer with Puma. He will be the experience of their Oceania division but will also be a component of their world internet marketing plans, as very well. It is an attire and shoe sponsorship. He is the first MMA fighter to at any time be sponsored by Puma. pic.twitter.com/ciNMnEZBpn
— Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) September 17, 2020
To commemorate the historic signing, Puma unveiled its to start with-at any time video clip advertisement showcasing the Middleweight champ ahead of his huge title combat versus Paulo Costa, which is set to go down on Sept. 26, 2020 in Abud Dhabi. Adesanya joins the likes of Julian Edelman, Neymar, Usain Bolt and Greg Norman on Puma’s very-spectacular roster of athletes.
The 31-12 months outdated hasn’t slowed down considering that bursting onto the UFC scene in 2018, winning eight straight fights which include the interim strap in just his sixth combat within the eight-sided cage. A gain in excess of Costa will not only give him his second title defense, but it will settle the longtime beef Israel has experienced with the Brazilian bruiser.
On top of that, an amazing outing will further more increase his stock which will likely provide additional blue chip sponsorship alternatives.